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Column: Del Busto and his creative writing 0

Column: Del Busto and his creative writing

It’s Independence Day. Parents lay out blankets and lawn chairs while children run freely, eating elephant ears and throwing footballs. Eventually, the parents call their children, who come, reluctantly leaving their games. Moms lay...

Connor Prairie elects board for 2015 0

Connor Prairie elects board for 2015

Gay Dwyer Gay Dwyer has a long history of civic involvement and currently serves on the boards of the Indianapolis Garden Club, National Society of the Colonial Dames of America in the state of...

Opinion: It’s a secret 0

Opinion: It’s a secret

Did you know some restaurants have what they call “secret menus”? I’d never heard of them, but apparently that’s the point. I discovered this the other day when I accompanied my friend Steve to one...

Opinion: Keep growing 0

Opinion: Keep growing

“…when you walk with God, every day is an adventure.” – Ray Stedmen, preacher We are pretty much stuck here in the world. Not stuck in the same perpetual place, mind you, but stuck...

Opinion: Dance mom vet 0

Opinion: Dance mom vet

I’ve been struggling for topics of late but was holding on to the notion that dance competition season would soon be starting and I’d have a plethora of tacky, delicious stories to relay. But...

Column: Pancha Rathas: Honoring a poem 0

Column: Pancha Rathas: Honoring a poem

Monumental shrines carved in solid rock in southeast India pay homage to a poem that influences the lives of hundreds of millions of people every day.  The shrines themselves, although never completed, have also...

Opinion: The gap of the gaps 0

Opinion: The gap of the gaps

The American founders knew it. Even the modern, liberal French know it. The distinction between a mob and a populist revolution is a narrow one. Contemporary French journalist and politician Jean-Francois Revel illustrates the...

Opinion: Awards Season 0

Opinion: Awards Season

So here we are, entering Award Season. I hope you’ve stocked up on popcorn for all those long nights in front of the television watching George Clooney make acceptance speeches. We’ve already had the...