Thursday, October 18, 2018

Downtown gaining some momentum NOW!

If you don’t feel the momentum, my guess is you’re not paying attention. Or you need to check your attitude. There remain a number of...

It was the wrong thing to do, but it was right...

America is the place where you can be wrong and generally go about your business. That thought came to my mind Sunday afternoon. My nephew...

Angelkeep welcomes Jurassic ancestor

Nature-walking around and about Angelkeep never seems to get tiresome. Every trek around Angelpond brings something new to investigate, or at least offer an...

Miss Tulip is growing like a weed

Tomorrow, Angelkeep celebrates an Arbor-Birthday of a sort. On Miss Tulip’s first birthday, well actually not her real birthday, well actually Miss vs. Mr....

Post-street-fair garden muses

Street Fair’s a wrap again. It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas. Not at Angelkeep. Yet. But frequent visits to local retailers indicate...

After eclipsing the eclipse

The solar eclipse visible in total form across the United States — 85 percent locally — has passed. After six weeks the spectacle lodges...

Just when you think you’ve seen it all …

Move along. Nothing to see here. That’s how I felt the other day walking across the Ball State University campus when I witnessed what can...

Entitlements? No. Inspiration? Yes.

I’ve often wondered how I would be handling the current whirlwind in Washington D.C. if I were in Congress. Back in late April, U.S. Senate...

White House and bird house renovations

The roof leaks, the plumbing declines to less than “plumb,” and hinges so squeaky that the house sometimes seems haunted. Thus is the dire house...

Many thanks for event’s success

Last year’s Bicentennial Holiday Celebration was such a great success (despite some sketchy weather) that the planning committee was encouraged to make Parlor City...