Women4Change Indiana

January 2, 2019 0

by Chris Bavender Two years ago, immediately after the 2016 election, Sandy Sasso, rabbi emerita at Congregation Beth-El Zedeck, and Jennifer Williams, funeral director and president of the Aaron-Ruben-Nelson Mortuary, had a conversation. The two women had had […more…]

One Indy Program Improves IPS Culture

August 27, 2018 0

by Chris Bavender An initiative by the Peace Learning Center is helping IPS schools move from punitive to restorative discipline practices. Billed as a holistic program, One Indy was started four years ago and has […more…]

Midtown Oasis: Pocket Parks

July 13, 2018 0

By Chris Bavender Stroll through Midtown and you’re likely to happen upon a small slice of heaven—a greenspace with benches and plants, maybe a picnic table or two, or even a thriving garden—a little oasis […more…]

Midtown’s Culture of Reading

May 16, 2018 0

by Chris Bavender I can’t remember a time I wasn’t reading as a child. In fact, you could say I was practically born reading. I received my first books from Dad at Christmas when I […more…]

Little Free Library

May 14, 2018 0

Little cabinets full of books are popping up all over Midtown to promote a culture of reading and foster neighborly interactions. Chris Bavender has the story. […more…]

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