Articles in: Historic Preservation

Dallas Carter
- 4 weeks 2 days ago
On June 17, 2021, President Joe Biden signed a bill establishing Juneteenth as a federal holiday. Celebrated annually on June 19 to remember when the...
Jodi Keen
- 5 weeks 3 days ago
On a crisp, clear September morning 20 years ago, four planes descended the sky and introduced terrorism to the American mainland. Aside from Japan...
Evansville Living Staff
- 5 weeks 3 days ago
Starting with its November/December 2001 issue, Evansville Living shared Tri-State residents' stories in a series called “From This Day Forward...
Dallas Carter
- 9 weeks 3 days ago
Swaying from side to side like the controlled motion of a pendulum, the Ohio River Scenic Railway train peeled away from the Depot in Tell City,...
Jodi Keen
- 13 weeks 3 days ago
Evansville Living had nearly completed its Insider series “ABCs of Evansville” when local collector Dennis Haire reached out to editor...
Dallas Carter
- 14 weeks 2 days ago
Evansville may be the third largest city in Indiana, but from the air, every car, building, and person shrank in front of my eyes. The sprawling city...
Contributors
- 16 weeks 3 days ago
It’s time to listen. Evansville Living has and always will be a platform to celebrate our city. June is Pride month, a celebration, but also a...
Jodi Keen
- 19 weeks 3 days ago
The streets of Evansville may be bustling with activity, but it would be a mistake to think the only excitement is above ground. For readers with a...
Jodi Keen
- 21 weeks 2 days ago
Few events in Evansville have been as iconic and beloved as the Arts Fest River Run. Organized as a promotional vehicle for the annual Arts Festival...
Dallas Carter
- 23 weeks 2 days ago
Evansville is a city of national records — from the most LSTs produced during World War II to the home of Indiana’s first on-land casino...
Dallas Carter
- 25 weeks 3 days ago
Established in 1935 by Franklin D. Roosevelt’s Second New Deal, the Works Progress Administration was a Great Depression-era agency that worked...
Dallas Carter
- 26 weeks 3 days ago
For many, warm weather means the return of outdoor concerts and musical festivals. Popular festivals, such as Bonnaroo held in Manchester, Tennessee...
Dallas Carter
- 27 weeks 3 days ago
Spring has arrived in Evansville and that means swimming pool season is right around the corner! While you grab your towels and slap on some...
Dallas Carter
- 28 weeks 3 days ago
Happy Easter! Whether you’re celebrating with delicious food or an overly competitive egg hunt, we hope you enjoy the holiday. Like modern...
Clayton Trutor
- 28 weeks 3 days ago
Considering its size, Evansville has a remarkable record of producing Major League Baseball (MLB) talent. Roughly 50 big leaguers were either born,...
Dallas Carter
- 29 weeks 3 days ago
Founded in 1812, Evansville has a long history of accomplished leaders, including our elected mayors. Counting Mayor Lloyd Winnecke who has served...
Dallas Carter
- 29 weeks 4 days ago
In a way, you can’t think of Evansville and not think of the Lloyd Expressway, the major throughway that connects the East and West Sides. For...
Trista Lutgring
- 30 weeks 2 days ago
Live in the Evansville area long and you’ll quickly find the River City offers some spectacular beauty shots from many points in the city....
Riley Guerzini
- 30 weeks 4 days ago
The city of Evansville enjoys a close and longstanding relationship with its cross-river neighbor, Kentucky. With many Kentucky residents traveling...
Dallas Carter
- 31 weeks 2 days ago
On March 11, 2020, I was sitting on the tan carpet of my grandmother’s living room in southern Missouri when my phone buzzed. It was spring...