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The Halloween Legend in Sleepy Irvington

Each year during the week and weekend closest to Halloween, the historic Indianapolis neighborhood of Irvington comes alive to celebrate. It’s no surprise that a neighborhood named for Washington Irving of “Legends of Sleepy Hollow” fame would take such a Read more >

Finding the Perfect Pumpkin

Searching for the perfect pumpkin is one of the best rituals of the fall season. Granted, pumpkins seem to look alike, but any kid will tell you they know when they’ve found just the right one. Kids (and kids at Read more >

The Fall Food Essential: Plenty of Persimmons

For the past three years, I have heard my friend rave about her mom’s famous persimmon pudding.  I, on the other hand, had never even heard of the fruit until I came to Indiana. Apparently, I was seriously missing out. Read more >