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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 Neighbor 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 Neighbor 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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March Neighbor Spotlight: Katie Herrold

This month our spotlight shines on Katie Herrold, who is a new IDO board member and has taken on the task of serving as chair of the fundraising committee. She also leads a very interesting life, working at times in the Middle East. Read on to learn more about Katie! Tell us about yourself.  I […]

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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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A Winter Lighting Event: Luminaria in Irvington

Irvington Luminaria: A Winter Lighting Event By Paula Schmidt and Heidi Unger This post is one of several articles in our December IDO Newsletter. You can read the entire newsletter here. Firelight and friends have historically been a way for many cultures and religions to encourage the light and warmth of summer to return. For […]

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Pennsy Trail Extension Officially Opens in Irvington

  The extension of the Pennsy Trail provides a place to walk, run or bicycle from the Eastside to Downtown Indianapolis. (Photo: Olivia Lewis / The Star) Neighbors had talked about having a trail in Irvington for years. Stephen Windsor, who grew up in the Eastside neighborhood and moved into his current Irvington home in 1990, […]

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

   

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October Neighbor Spotlight: Growing Up as Irvington Girls

This month the IDO October Newsletter highlights our Irvington Youth Voice Series, where neighbor Ria Rebein reflects on memories of growing up in Irvington with her two best friends, Lydia Egan and Alex Ruschman. Through our interview questions these young ladies provide insight on life in Irvington as young adults. Irvington Youth Voice: Growing Up as Irvington […]

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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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