Posts filed under: "Irvington News"

LISC Facade Grants: Irvington Businesses Benefit!

Thank you to our friends at Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC) for awarding 47 local businesses and commercial properties with facade grants to improve the outside structure and signage of their buildings. Irvington Development Organization and IRV merchants have benefitted from this grant many times! This year Geneva Hair Studio and Amber Rose were recipients – congrats! Want to learn more […]

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Irvington Hosts Woody Guthrie 100th Birthday Celebration

All week! All free! All ages! Our friends at the Irvington Community Council are hosting a big week-long event July 6-14 for the Woody Guthrie 100th Birthday Celebration & Jamboree in Irvington. Culminates with a day-long concert at Ellenberger Park. Schedule includes: FRIDAY JULY 6 –Celebration of Woody Guthrie in Song & Poetry, Underground 9 Studio, 9 South Johnson […]

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“Street Lamp Blonde,” a New Brew for an Irvington Cause!

A new brew is being tapped TONIGHT, June 29, at 4pm for a great Irvington cause! Irvington Development Organization is teaming up with Black Acre Brewing Co. to launch a new brew called “Street Lamp Blonde”. Black Acre is donating $1 per SLB beer to help fund the new streetlights that will be purchased for the Irvington Streetscape so come […]

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Irvington’s Historic Signage

Ever noticed the cool historic signage around Irvington? There’s the Victoria, the Jeffers, the Muriel and of course others you would instantly recognize like the Irving! Irvington has these and a number of other inscribed and architecturally integrated signage along East Washington St.  According to the Indianapolis Historic Preservation Commission (IHPC), “a sign is considered […]

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Celebrate “Independents” Week July 1-7

July 1-7 is Celebrate Your “Independents” Week. What does that mean for you? Shop local, eat local, support your independent Irvington (and other local) businesses! Do it early and often. Check out more info from the ambia.net website: The American Independent Business Alliance (AMIBA), local Independence Business Alliances, national partners and business declare the week […]

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The Legend Recipe of the Month-Pan Fried Walleye

In each of our newsletters we ask one of our Irvington restaurant owners to share their favorite recipes with our readers. Our May Newsletter features The Legend Classic Irvington Cafe’s recipe: Pan Fried Walleye – YUM! The Legend Classic Irvington Café 5614 E. Washington St. Pan Fried Walleye Since 2003, The Legend Classic Irvington Cafe […]

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Many Celebrations to Share in the May IDO Newsletter

We’re squeaking in our May newsletter just in time!  This month we’re sharing several engaging articles including the 2nd anniversary of homespun: modern handmade, the celebration of the Irvington Streetscape groundbreaking with a wonderful article by longtime Irvingtonian Rosemary Spalding , a famous recipe from The Legend Classic Irvington Cafe, a word from IDO donors, […]

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Irvington Streetscape Construction

Looking for info and updates on the Irvington Streetscape construction? Simply click here and you’ll get the latest news.  Oh, while you’re there, check out the rest of IDO’s NEW website!   

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Neighborhoods, USA to Tour Irvington!

Irvington Terrace will be giving a neighborhood pride tour in Irvington for the Neighborhoods, USA 2012 (NUSA) Conference-Indianapolis! Councilman Ben Hunter and Steve Barnett from Irvington Historical Society will be on hand. How did Irvington get that honor? Irvington Terrace won first place for Physical Revitalization from Neighborhoods, USA last year!  Say hello if you see the tour on […]

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Irvington Terrace Yard Sale

HUGE yard sale! Join Irvington Terrace for their annual US 40 yard sale June 2, Irvington Plaza, 7a-3p. Want more info? See the Irvington Terrace newsletter with info on this and other goings on in Irvington!

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