April 18, 2019
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Articles in: Local Culture

Trista Lutgring
- 2 weeks 8 hours ago
Bluegrass music is not easy to define. Bill Monroe, considered the father of the genre, said: “It’s Scotch bagpipes and old-time fiddling...
Stan Schmitt
- 2 weeks 1 day ago
Outside of the Children’s Room at Willard Library is a display case filled with egg ornaments; all are decades old. They are the work of former...
Trista Lutgring
- 2 weeks 1 day ago
In some ways, the small building that stood at 801 E. Walnut Street was a shrine to the hubcaps sold at the business.  Opened in 1978 by Mekki...
Evansville Living Staff
- 5 weeks 5 hours ago
Vote for the Best of Evansville! Tell us the latest and greatest the city has to offer! The 18th annual Best of Evansville competition is your chance...
Trista Lutgring and Elisa Gross
- 12 weeks 7 hours ago
City charters and land purchases. War industry and shopping malls. River floods and plane crashes. In its more than 200-year history, Evansville has...
Elisa Gross
- 13 weeks 6 days ago
To everything there is a season, a time to be silent, and a time to speak. For Ross Chapman, it was time to be silent, get to know Evansville, and...
Melissa Roe
- 13 weeks 6 days ago
The New Year offers a fresh start, a clean slate, and a chance to craft a brand-new list of resolutions. As 2019 starts, Big Brothers Big Sisters of...
Trista Lutgring and Jordan Evans
- 14 weeks 3 hours ago
Doo-wop isn’t just for the 1950s, man. In Evansville, the well-known music group The Duke Boys has been treating River City residents to cool...
Trista Lutgring
- 14 weeks 3 days ago
The adage “There’s no place like home” resonates strongly with Richard Needham. He no longer lives in Evansville, but the Hoosier...
Melissa Roe
- 21 weeks 1 day ago
For those on the hunt for a good item to fill your home with a one-of-a-kind story, Salvage Candy is right up your street. Their inventory is...
Trista Lutgring
- 21 weeks 1 day ago
As the turkey and fixings are put away after Thanksgiving, many families dig straight into the Christmas spirit by purchasing one of the most festive...
elisa gross
- 21 weeks 1 day ago
Chuck Johnson has been working in the restaurant industry for 26 years. His first restaurant job was at Turoni’s right before he turned 16, and...
Amy Abbott
- 21 weeks 3 days ago
Joyse Rivers has given her creative touch to thousands of greeting cards since 2000. The long-time Evansville resident started Joy Designs with...
Melissa Roe
- 21 weeks 3 days ago
The small town of Santa Claus, Indiana, is known for family fun at Holiday World & Splashin’ Safari, but it also is beloved by children...
Elisa Gross
- 28 weeks 1 day ago
The name deJong, for Evansville residents, brings back memories of the former department store founded by the deJong family in 1896, with its last...
Elisa Gross
- 31 weeks 3 days ago
While Connie Bell and her two daughters Jan Rhea Unfried and Nikki Pritchett all are painters and artists, the Evansville natives never considered...
Kristen K. Tucker
- 31 weeks 3 days ago
Along with the interlude to summer that came in late August — when temperatures normally soar, we were treated to several days of mid 70s and...
Elisa Gross
- 31 weeks 3 days ago
It is hard to pinpoint the moment Kevin Titzer’s latest art project truly began. The Evansville native’s series of sculptural houses made...
trista lutgring and elisa gross
- 31 weeks 6 days ago
The tradition of enjoying handmade products and buying locally crafted items thrives in southern indiana. From leather goods and woodwork to...
trista lutgring
- 32 weeks 1 day ago
It seemed to be the perfect spot for just about anything, says Stephanie Peckenpaugh. The former location of Jeff Dikes Farm Market along Highway 57...