Celebrate with Irvington Green Initiative

Posted on December 15, 2017

Irvington Green Initiative is inviting neighbors and partners to tune into our 2017 “epiphanies,” and learn more about 2018 community tree-planting projects, neighborhood improvement recycling plans, and other opportunities. Join us for dinner at The Legend Classic Irvington Café, 5614 East Washington Street, on Saturday, January 6, at 6 p.m. Order dinner from the menu, and beverages and […]

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December Neighbor Spotlight: Irv’s Newest Arrivals

Posted on December 15, 2017

In November, three vastly different restaurants joined our business district and brought us more variety. Super Bowl Pho offers authentic Vietnamese cooking. Tony and his uncle Leo started the first Super Bowl Pho in Westfield in 2013. These new neighbors offer their namesake and a wide variety of other specialties, including Spring Rolls, Vermicelli-Bun, Rocket Shrimp, Grilled […]

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The Most Wonderful Time of the Year

Posted on December 15, 2017

Irvington put on a festive evening of holiday activities December 8, at the annual Irvington Holiday Open House. Despite the chilly temperatures, plenty of people were walking in the neighborhood, filling the shops and restaurants, and occupying all the seats in the trolley. Too many people and groups to thank for the songs, and cheer, […]

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Vote for the Irvies

Posted on December 14, 2017

The inaugural Irvies are in full swing! We’ve collected the nominees for our exciting awards, and now it’s time for you to get out to our amazing Irvington businesses and vote! Each of the locations listed below is hosting a ballot box for a specific award. Voting is easy. Visit each of your favorite locations. […]

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Give to the Irvington Streetscape and Save Money

Posted on December 14, 2017

As we get closer to the end of the year, you have probably started thinking about preparing your returns. This could help! IDO has great way for you to help the Irvington Streetscape stay bright, clean, and green while also saving some “green” on your state taxes. For the second year now, the state of […]

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Influence the City’s Future through Indy DMD Engagement

Posted on November 24, 2017

If you live or work in Marion County, you no doubt have thoughts about the infrastructure, plans, initiatives, and organizations that move us forward and also those that don’t serve us well. Understanding key concepts of city planning, our many existing assets, and challenges from the past can help all of us know how to […]

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Holiday Highlight: Local Shopping Opportunities

Posted on November 24, 2017

With the holidays just around the corner, don’t miss these opportunities to shop, celebrate, and gather with loved ones in Irvington. Irvington Historical Society Holiday Fair The Irvington Historical Society Holiday Fair continues a tradition set by the Gathering of Artists. Unique holiday gifts from the best local artisans will be offered in a two-day […]

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The Irvies: Get Out and Vote!

Posted on November 24, 2017

The Irvies is a community award ceremony where businesses, neighbors, and our very own larger-than-life personalities are nominated and selected for awards demonstrating their unique talents, notorieties, and contributions to the greater good of Irvington. This fundraiser for the Irvington Development Organization (IDO) will be hosted Saturday, February 24th approximately 7pm at the Irvington Lodge […]

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71st Annual Historic Irvington Halloween Festival

Posted on November 24, 2017

As the leaves fall each year, here in Irvington a certain excitement settles in with witches and ghost tours until the blessed day of the Annual Halloween Festival. This year was no different than the 70 years before. The week long festival started with Jack the Ripper joining the Masquerade Ball held at the Ice […]

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November Neighbor Spotlight: Justin St. John

Posted on November 24, 2017

In our October newsletter, we hinted at this month’s neighbor spotlight. “I was a heavy-equipment operator in the Marine Corps and won the Hard Dog award while attending Mixed Martial Arts training.” Most of us know Justin St John as the owner-operator of Maximum Grow Gardening(MGG) at 6117 East Washington Street. But you may not know […]

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