Posts filed under: "Business"

October Neighbor Spotlight: Carrie Schmidt of Eastside Gypsies

In the October IDO Newsletter we featured a number of articles including highlights from the IDO Harvest Gala, info on the Neighbor Power conference, a recap of the annual IDO meeting, and some buzz on the Coal Factory. You can read the full newsletter here. Another article included in the October newsletter was our monthly “Neighbor Spotlight,” […]

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2016 IDO Annual Report

        IDO’s bylaws require a meeting of the membership every year to provide an update on activities, elect board members, and amend the bylaws if necessary. Please read below for more information on what IDO has been up to over the last year!     Annual Meeting of Members Saturday, September 17, […]

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One of a Kind IDO Fundraiser at Tyner Pond Farms, Sept 10

  IDO is holding a gala dinner under the stars at Tyner Pond Farm near Greenfield, IN on September 10. This elegant yet rustic event will help to raise funds that will help strengthen and support Irvington’s commercial district which focuses on recruiting quality businesses to the Irvington area. The event will also introduce Irvington […]

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May Neighborhood Spotlight: Lauren Hall

This month, our IDO Neighborhood Spotlight shines on Lauren Hall, who provides professional counseling services. She also founded Irvington Flower Bouquet CSA and supports the business by growing flowers at her Irvington home, arranging bouquets, and making local deliveries by bike. How long have you lived and worked here?  My husband Michael and I have lived in […]

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April Neighborhood Spotlight: Mechanically Inclined Auto

Neighborhood Spotlight This month our IDO Neighborhood Spotlight shines upon one of our popular Irvington Business Association and IDO members, Mechanically Inclined Auto. Owners Ted and Cheryl know what it means to give back to the community! From fundraisers for nonprofits like The PourHouse, Inc. to supporting local musicians, artists, and chefs, they take a […]

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February Neighbor Spotlight: La Mexi-Gringa’s Rita Franco

Our spotlight shines on Rita Franco, owner of La Mexi-Gringa, where you can find some of the most awesome fresh authentic Mexican dishes in Indy (mmm…handmade tamales with a side of her mouth-watering guacamole and chips). Take a moment to learn a bit more about Rita and definitely visit La Mexi-Gringa. Do it TODAY! Tell […]

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Bringing the Shade Back to Shadeland

Below is an article from our January IDO Newsletter about the large-scale tree planting that occurred in the Irvington Terrace area during the 2015 Lilly Global Day of Service event. A big thank you to the employees at Eli Lilly and Company, Keep Indianapolis Beautiful, Irvington Garden Club, IDO’s own Irvington Green Initiative and our wonderful Irvington and […]

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Mayor Ballard to Cut Pennsy Trail Ribbon, Oct 31, 2015!

   

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Vintage Motifs Opens in Irvington – New and Vintage-Style Home Decor

Shopping for affordable new home décor in Irvington just got easier. The new Vintage Motifs home décor and furniture store is located in the neighborhood’s core business area among popular shops and restaurants and offers classic home décor and furniture in a vintage style. The store’s owner, Irvington resident Jennifer Weinmann, is drawn to classic décor and […]

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The Hummingbird Restaurant Opens in Irvington Near Pennsy Trail

Neighbor Spotlight: Mike Finnigan Interview by Heidi Unger Neighbors are eager to check out the new café that quietly opened a few weeks ago near the Pennsy Trail. The Hummingbird Café, which is on Audubon Road near Bonna Avenue, offers sandwiches, a salad bar, soup, and more. This month, we’re shining the spotlight on Mike […]

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