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Including the Cultural Districts and Midtown: Meridian-Kessler, Butler-Tarkington, and Meridian St.

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Dec 15 - Jan 4, 2018

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It was the warmest and driest Broad Ripple Lights Up! Parade that I can remember. I counted 44 entries / vehicles in the December 3rd event – including a gull-wing Tesla, a very scary Krampus (pictures on-line, too scary for print!), and Santa at the end of the parade.

Team PactSafe (L to R): Brian Powers, Danielle Kennedy, Eric Prugh, Adam Gillaspie, Kyle Robbins, Parimal Rane, Greer Williams, Kate Davis, Patriock Amburgey, Michael Welling. Elizabeth Marshall State Farm bear

PactSafe - secure solutions on College By Mario Morone

Broad Ripple United Methodist Church followed by Broad Ripple Kiwanis.

PactSafe offers an extensive and ever growing list of features to help companies get their contracts signed with simple and secure ways to send them on all devices. Entrepreneur Brian Powers recently discussed his company and his background. “I am a lawyer and represent a bunch of technology companies. I saw a gap in the way that their on-line contracts were tracked and executed, so we built a platform that would help them do that and contract with their consumers in a very seamless way. We’ve evolved into helping really any business getting contracts signed in PactSafe a very frictionless, fast way. Sometimes, that 6338 N. College Ave. means checking a box on-line and responding to [E2 on map] a text message or an electronic signature on a PDF document,” he explained. Describing how PactSafe products work, Powers said, “It boils down to what the best way is for a business to get a contract signed. We have number of different signing methods and products on our platform that are for different types of businesses. We have an AI (artificial intelligence) that plugs into our software.” “We have what is called a text to sign document where people can sign replying to a text message. We also have a standard electronic signature and push button publishing click method to accept contracts. It’s getting our customers the tools to mold the contract to their type of business. We have clients all over the place, some

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Random Ripplings Douglas David showing some of his larger paintings at the annual holiday party that was held on December 1st at Douglas David Fine Art, 7172 N. Keystone Avenue [CC31 on map].


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Dec 15 - Jan 4, 2018

Txuleta Basque Cider House has opened above Brugge Brasserie (the best place in town for frittes!) at 1011 Westfield Boulevard [G5 on map]. The Basque-region style cider house features 3 ciders on tap as well as food from the region. Below is Txuleta’s delicious Gilda small plate: olives, piparra peppers, and boqueron (white anchovies).

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that include Angie’s List locally, CDW and TiVo,” Powers added. Pact Safe moved to their current location at 6338 N. College Avenue not long ago. “We have been located here for a couple of years. Honestly, I grew up across the street from Broad Ripple Park and bought my first house as an adult in Broad Ripple and have always wanted to have a business here. It’s a good area and has a good vibe with a good places to live, eat and get a beer after work. It just fits in with the culture we are trying to build,” he noted. Powers reflected on the rewards of his entrepreneurial endeavors: “Seeing the impact the business has on people, customers and the people on our team here. At the end of day, everything we do goes back into people and saving time. It’s fun to see this take shape. photo by Mario Morone We currently have 10 PactSafe is located at 6338 N. College Avenue. employees, but we expect to probably double that number in the next three months. They work in engineering, sales and marketing.” He has an environmental engineering degree from Syracuse University and a law degree from Indiana University. More information about their products can be found at: Your business can enhance their top line prospects when signing on the bottom line with PactSafe in Broad Ripple.

Dec. 15


Art Center’s Annual Student Show Opening

Dec. 15


Riffing w/Rusty

Dec. 16


BR Winter Farmers Market

Dec. 16


Breakfast with Santa

Dec. 16


Breakfast with Santa

Dec. 16


Cari Ray

Dec. 17


Breakfast with Santa

Dec. 18


Christmas Carol Singalong #1

Dec. 24


Christmas Carol Singalong #2

Dec. 31


Midnight in London - NYE for the kiddos

Dec. 31


NYE at the Vogue - 40th Anniversary

Jan. 13


Butler Tarkington MLK 5K

Jan. 23


BRVA Land Use and Development Meeting

Indianapolis Art Center 67th and Ferguson 6 pm to 8 pm Black Circle Brewing Co. 2201 E. 46th Street 8 pm Bent Rail Brewery 5301 Winthrop Ave

9 am to noon

White River Yacht Club Riviera Club

Aristocrat 5212 N. College Ave Free 9 pm to 11 pm Plump’s Last Shot 6416 Cornell Ave [D5] 9 am to noon Red Key Tavern 5170 N. College Ave 6:30 pm to 9 pm Red Key Tavern 5170 N. College Ave 5:30 pm to 7 pm

Aristocrat 5212 N. College Ave Free The Vogue 6259 N. College Ave

5 pm to 7 pm

9 pm

MLK Community Center 40 W. 40th St 9:30 am Northminster Pres. Church 1660 Kessler Blvd 6 pm

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Broad Ripple Toastmasters

Dec. 19


Ripple Effect chapter of Business Networks Intl

Dec. 19


Broad Ripple Kiwanis Mtg.

Dec. 20


Friends of Broad Ripple Park Mtg.

(3rd Weds)

Dec. 26


North Side Optimist Club Meeting

(2nd/4th Tues)

Lutheran Church 526 E. 52nd St. Tuesdays at 7 am Riviera Club, 5640 N Illinois St. Tuesdays at 7:30 am

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Binkley’s Kessler & College [KK23]

BR Park Family Center 1550 Broad Ripple Ave 6:45 pm Fresh Thyme Market comm. rm. 6301 College [F3] noon

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The landscaping plan for item 2. The proposed building outline is shown as a dotted line (as this only shows the first floor retail and interior parking portion).

BRVA November Land Use meeting By Alan Hague The Broad Ripple Village Association’s (BRVA) public meeting of the Land Use and Development committee was held on November 28 at Northminster Presbyterian Church. Approximately 20 in attendance. There were four items on the agenda (in bold below). 1. 6520 Cornell Avenue, Charlie Revard and Alex White regarding information on the proposal to develop a new building for the Bike Line. This proposal is to replace the existing Bike Line house with a new, larger structure. The alley to the west of the Bike Line and Renee’s Bakery would be opened and improved to allow for traffic flow. The committee decided to wait for the comments from the Department of Metropolitan Development and then take an electronic vote on whether or not to support this petition. 2. 1428-1430 Broad Ripple Avenue, Sam Zinkan, Joe Zinkan, David Toth, Garrett Lawton, Diane Johnson, Steve Zinkan regarding the zoning of 0.864 acre from c-3, D-5 and SU-37 districts, to the D-P classification to provide for a mixed-use commercial and residential development with a density of 44 unites per acre and 6,500 square feet of commercial space. Case number 2017-ZON-067 Hearing before the Metropolitan Development Commission Wednesday, December 6, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. This proposal has appeared before the committee before. The model of the building was shown in issue #21 of the Gazette this year. This is a proposal to build a 4-story retail/ apartment building occupying most of the land between Weaver’s Lawn and Garden on

the west to Broad Ripple Park on the east. Several changes were incorporated into the design since the last meetings with the BRVA, including dumpster location and the overlap on the west end with Weaver’s. The petitioners stated that an agreement was reached with the property owner for the Weaver’s land, with access granted to the petitioner for the west entrance in exchange for new water and sewer connections provided by the petitioner to the Weaver’s property. The committee voted to support this petition. 3. 6247 College Avenue, Ricky Phan, Owner Basic Exchanges L.L.C. regarding the flood control plan. This petitioner did not appear, so this item was skipped. 4. 6360 Guilford Avenue, LOR Corp - razing existing structures and building a 4-story office building. This presentation showed the preliminary designs for a new 4-story office building to replace the old 3 Sisters Cafe house in the 6300 black of Guilford (3 Sisters moved to 6223 Guilford Avenue in 2014). Each 1300 sq. ft. floor has a large balcony. The variance required is for parking. The petitioner has arranged for dedicated off-site parking to provide the needed spaces. The committee decided to wait for the comments from the Department of Metropolitan Development and then take an electronic vote on whether or not to support this petition. The next public meeting of the Land Use and Development committee is planned for Tuesday, January 23 at Northminster Presbyterian Church starting at 6 pm.

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The winners of this November 28 quiz were The Pocahontases Of The Brewpub with 15 points. Best Team Name Competition Winners: 20 Years Ago I Was Quizzed Inappropriately By Billy. Sports Movies 1. What is the nickname of the character played by Kevin Costner in the 1988 baseball movie Bull Durham? 2. What major Hollywood star plays the lead role of Reg Dunlop in the 1977 movie Slap Shot, which is about a minor league hockey team? 3. In the 1978 comedy Heaven Can Wait, Warren Beatty plays what kind of sports professional who is sent back to Earth from Heaven after it’s been determined he wasn’t really supposed to die? 4. In the 1980 movie Caddyshack, Carl, the greenskeeper for the Bushwood Country Club, tells a young caddy a tall story about how he caddied for what notable religious figure, which was largely improvised by Bill Murray, the actor who plays Carl?

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Broad Ripple American Legion Post #3 (64th and College Avenue) held the annual Christmas party on December 10th. Below: Santa gave lots of presents and received lots of hugs.

Famous Couples 1. Just prior to their marriage to each other, Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie were each married to two other well-known actors. Who were those two well-known actors? 2. What was the name of author F. Scott Fitzgerald’s wife, with whom he had a tumultuous relationship? 3. Actress Mimi Rogers was the first wife of what famous actor, who subsequently has been married to two other well-known actresses? 4. Mary Matalin, a long-time Republican party consultant, who last year became a member of the Libertarian party, is married to what political commentator and member of the Democratic party? Video Games 1. What is the name of the dinosaur character in the Mario Brothers series of games, who has also appeared in his own titles? 2. Mark Hamill provides the voice of what character in the game Batman: Arkham Asylum, introduced in 2009? 3. What video game, released in 1985, was designed as an educational tool for classrooms? 4. London 1969, San Andreas, Vice City, and The Lost And The Damned are just some of the titles in what series of video games? Pick a Letter - all the answers to these questions start with same letter 1. Setraline, an antidepressant, is manufactured under what brand name by the pharmaceutical company Pfizer? 2. What island nation lies off the coast of Tanzania? 3. What is the missing word in the following English title of a 19th Century philosophical work by German author Friedrich Nietzsche: Thus Spoke _____: A Book For All And None? 4. What 2012 movie’s tagline was “The Greatest Manhunt in History”, a movie that was directed by Kathryn Bigelow, the first woman to win the Academy Award for Directing, which she did for the 2008 movie The Hurt Locker? Songs of Thank(s) - all the answers to these questions have the word “Thank” in them 1. R&B duo Sam & Dave released what song in 1968, which features the lyrics: “you didn’t have to love me like you did, but you did, but you did”? 2. What 1977 song by ABBA, which wasn’t released as a single until 1983, is sung by Amanda Seyfried during the closing credits of the 2008 movie Mamma Mia!? 3. What song was recorded by John Denver in 1975 and went to number one on both the Billboard Hot 100 and the Hot Country Singles charts? 4. What 2000 song by Bon Jovi was written by Jon Bon Jovi and acclaimed songwriter Diane Warren?

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day of the program beginning at 1 p.m. Book sales and autographing will follow the presentation. Autographing for any of the author’s books will be limited to three books per person, based on crowd size. Seating for this program is limited. Doors will open to the community room at 1:30 p.m.

College Avenue Branch - 4180 N. College Ave - 317-275-4320 Lilly Endowment, Inc. approves $1 million grant to Jewish Preschool Storytime @ College Avenue, January 2, 9, 16, 23 & 30 at 10:30 a.m. Preschoolers ages 3 - 6 and an adult are invited for crafts, sensory building, literacy skills, science and technology Federation of Greater Indianapolis exercises and more. Mother Goose on the Loose, January 3, 4, 10, 11, 17, 18, 24, 25 & 31 at 10:30 a.m. Babies, toddlers and preschoolers and an adult are invited for an early literacy program using rhymes, songs, puppets and instruments to foster speech development, motor coordination, self-confidence and sensitivity to others. Adult participation is required. Job Center at the Library, January 4, 11, 18 & 25 from 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. and January 8, 22 & 29 from 2:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. and January The Library presents a free service for unemployed or underemployed individuals to receive one-on-one assistance to enhance their employment skills. The session will focus on job search strategies, interviewing skills, resume development, and instruction on basic computer skills. The Job Center is made possible by Friends of the Library through gifts to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation. Jane Smiley Book Discussion, January 13 at 2:00 p.m. Join the discussion featuring the novels of Pulitzer Prize-winning author Jane Smiley led by an expert from the Indiana Writers Center. This program is presented in coordination with the author’s appearance on Saturday, February 3 from 2 - 4 p.m. at Central Library. The book to be discussed is “Some Luck.”

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Baby Storytime at Glendale, January 2, 9, 16, 23 & 30 at 10:30 a.m. Babies up to 36 months and an adult are invited for stories, songs, fingerplays and fun! Each session will be followed by playtime with special toys designed just for babies. Paws to Read at Glendale, January 2, 9, 16, 23 & 30 from 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Beginning or reluctant readers are invited to read to a non-judgmental registered therapy dog who loves to listen to stories! It’s a great way to improve a child’s reading skills and self-confidence. Call 317-2754410 to register. Jane Smiley Book Discussion, January 2 at 6:30 p.m. Join the discussion featuring the novels of Pulitzer Prize-winning author Jane Smiley led by an expert from the Indiana Writers Center. This program is presented in coordination with the author’s appearance on Saturday, February 3 from 2 - 4 p.m. at Central Library. Join the Glendale Branch’s Tuesday Night Readers group to discuss the book, “Some Luck.” Two’s and Three’s Storytime, January 3, 10, 17, 24 & 31 at 10:30 a.m. Children ages two and three years old and an adult are invited for a storytime with exciting books, songs, movement and crafts focusing on early literacy skills. Coloring for Grown-Ups, January 8 from 6:15 p.m. - 7:45 p.m. Adults ages 18 and older are invited to join others in discovering the joy of coloring. Colored pencils and templates will be provided. No registration is required. Computer & Internet Basics at Glendale, January 9 & 16 from 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Adults are invited to learn about the simple components of using a computer, including the mouse and keyboard, along with basic skills required to search the Internet. Included will be hands-on exercises and take-home instruction sheets. Call 317-275-4410 to register. Out of This World Science! January 9 from 5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. Kid scientists ages 6 - 12 are invited to explore outer space science through books, experiments, games and more. Call 317-275-4410 to register. Gmail Basics at Glendale, January 11 & 18 from 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Adults with an active, existing Gmail account are invited to learn how to open, send, forward and reply to emails, as well as send and download attachments. Participants also will learn to print an intact email message, search for emails, learn about Gmail folders and move emails to different folders. Call 317-275-4410 to register. Author Ann M. Martin @ Glendale! January 13 at 2:00 p.m. Families and school-age children are invited as bestselling children’s author Ann M. Martin discusses her latest children’s book, “Rain Reign.” This program is presented by the Library and Kids Ink. Free tickets are available on the

The Jewish Federation of Greater Indianapolis announced today that Lilly Endowment, Inc. has awarded the Federation a $1 million grant to enhance safety and security on its campus and build the capacity of the Federation and its five constituent agencies. The largest grant ever made to the Federation by Lilly Endowment, it will be used to support a variety of priority projects. They include security enhancements, upgrades to campus-wide computer hardware and software, the development of aligned impact models and strategic plans, and implementation of two creative-placemaking initiatives designed to further engage the community. The Jewish Federation of Greater Indianapolis plays a vital role in supporting residents of central Indiana, as it has for more than 113 years. The Federation and its agencies – Jewish Family Services, the Jewish Community Center, the Bureau of Jewish Education, the Jewish Community Relations Council, and Hooverwood, a residential nursing home – provide programs and services to 2,000 individuals — Jewish as well as non-Jewish — every day. “The impact we produce is substantial and includes, among other programs and services: feeding the hungry, helping the unemployed, providing comfort and care to seniors, educating children and adults, helping individuals be physically fit and healthy, engaging in community workforce development, and building community,” said Debra Barton Grant, Federation CEO.

Visiting Writers Series Announces Spring Speakers

Author/cartoonist Lynda Barry, novelist/biopgrapher Edmund White, and Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Louise Glück will be among the speakers this spring in Butler University’s Vivian S. Delbrook Visiting Writers Series. The series begins February 1 with poet/novelist Kazim Ali and continues with novelist Ali Eteraz (February 15), Barry (March 1), poet Danez Smith (March 22), White (April 3), and Glück (April 18). All events in the spring 2018 series are free and open to the public without tickets. For more information, call 317-940-9861. Kazim Ali - Thursday, February 1, 7:30 PM - Eidson-Duckwall Recital Hall Kazim Ali’s books include several volumes of poetry, including Sky Ward, winner of the Ohioana Book Award in Poetry; The Far Mosque, winner of Alice James Books’ New England/New York Award; The Fortieth Day; All One’s Blue; and the cross-genre text Bright Felon. He has received an Individual Excellence Award from the Ohio Arts Council, and his poetry has been featured in Best American Poetry. His novels include The Secret Room: A String Quartet, and among his books of essays is Fasting for Ramadan: Notes from a Spiritual Practice. Ali is an Associate Professor of Creative Writing and Comparative Literature at Oberlin College. His new book of poems, Inquisition, and a new hybrid memoir, Silver Road: Essays, Maps & Calligraphies, are scheduled for release in 2018. Ali Eteraz - Thursday, February 15, 7:30 PM - Atherton Union, Reilly Room Ali Eteraz is the author of the debut novel Native Believer, a New York Times Book Review Editors’ Choice selection. He is also the author of the critically acclaimed memoir Children of Dust, which was selected as a New Statesman Book of the Year, won the Nautilus Book Award Gold, and was featured on PBS with Tavis Smiley, NPR with Terry Gross, C-SPAN2, and numerous international outlets. O, The Oprah Magazine, called it “a picaresque journey” and the book was long-listed for the Asian American Writers Workshop Award. Previously, he wrote the short story collection Falsipedies and Fibsiennes. Other short stories have appeared in The Adirondack Review, storySouth, Chicago Quarterly Review, and Forge Journal. Eteraz is an accomplished essayist and has been spotlighted by Time Magazine and Pageturner, the literary blog of The New Yorker.

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Arden Neighborhood Association Gene Valanzano, President

Colleen Fanning 317-935-4776 NEW! District 2: Bounded roughly by: Hoover Rd to Keystone and Kessler to 96th

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Oxbow Estates Homeowner Association Tom Hackett, President Canterbury Neighborhood Association Patty Koors, President P.O. Box 20165 Indianapolis, IN 46220 Warfleigh Neighborhood Association Steve Brining, President Rocky Ripple Community Association Karen Stone, President 930 W. 54th Street College Ave Neighborhood Dev. Org. Sarah Larkin, President (CAN DO!) Midtown Indianapolis, Inc. Michael McKillip, Executive Director, 317-340-3014 Keystone-Monon Neighborhood Partnership Emily Clust Butler Tarkington Neigh. Assn. Clark Kirkman, President Town of Meridian Hills Clerk Treasurer - Jim Rush President - Walter Freihofer Councilors - Greg Jacoby, Sherman McMurray 7720 N. Penn. St. Indpls, IN 46240 Dawnbury-Keystone Neigh. Assn. Linda Phipps, President North Kessler Park Neighborhood Comm. Kassandra Green, President Riverwood Neighborhood Association Hal Ames - President

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I am a life-long resident of the Broad Ripple area. My family has been in Broad Ripple for many generations. Jacob Coil platted and named Broad Ripple in 1837. Two of his daughters married into my family in the 1870s. My grandfather was a mail carrier at the BR post office and a charter member of the American Legion Post #3. My grandmother Helen Dawson Hague worked at the Broad Ripple National Bank in Mustard Hall that became Fletcher Trust, then AFNB, then Bank One, and now Chase. My uncle Glen Hague worked at TV News and at Hoster-Roberts Ford, which is now Passwater’s and the Old Pro’s Table. My great-grandfather, grandmother, uncle, father, sister and son all graduated from BRHS; I am class of 1978. My son John is BRHS class of 2006, and is Assistant Band Director at BRMHS. As a board member of the BRHS Alumni Association, he is an organizer of the BRHS reunions for the classes of the 1940’s through the 1950’s held the first Sunday each June at Riviera Club. For many years, I have wanted a newspaper that answered my questions. Where did that store go? Why were those people digging on the corner? When is the BRMHS Homecoming Parade? What happens at that business? The Gazette is that paper. You will get an unbiased look into what is happening in Broad Ripple because I have no financial interests in Broad Ripple, nor am I affiliated with any of its organizations. I am simply a resident who is passionate about the area. You will also read about the history of Broad Ripple. This history continues to expand as I uncover new sources of stories and photos. The Gazette’s area of coverage has no real boundaries. Historically, the town of Broad Ripple extended down to 54th Street. The goal of the Gazette is to share with readers stories that are within 10 minutes or so from the heart of Broad Ripple - covering events in the Midtown region. Also, Broad Ripple is one of the seven Cultural Districts recognized by the City of Indianapolis. We try to let you know what is going on in the other districts as we can. One question I often get is how an article gets into the Gazette. We do not accept payment for articles. Article subjects are picked by me for inclusion based on the interest to the residents and visitors to the Broad Ripple area. Since this is a bi-weekly paper, we will not be able to cover news as it happens. Rather, our focus is on issues that are not time sensitive. You will probably never see these stories anywhere else, so getting them a week or so later will be much better than not at all. We try to include a new/ recently opened business or long-time business feature article in each issue. I have hundreds of stories planned, but if there is something you want to read about, please let us know. I think you will enjoy the Gazette. I know I enjoy bringing it to you. -Alan Hague

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Town with Nora Spitznogle I hope you’re all enjoying the good cheer of the holidays. I went a little crazy decorating my yard and porch this year. I’m turning into that neighbor. Not only do I have the big-bulb lights strung across the top of the house, I’ve added a 1950s era blow mold Santa to the lawn and a lit tree and a mannequin dressed as Santa on the porch. It’s a little over the a good way. Whatever you do to celebrate and decorate, I hope it is fun and stress-free. See you next year!

Cari Ray Saturday, December 16 Aristocrat 5212 N. College Ave all-ages, free, 9 - 11 pm

NYE at the Vogue - 40th Anniversary Sunday, December 31 The Vogue 6259 N. College Ave 21+, $10 general admission, $100 VIP balcony open bar, 9 pm - 3 am

Did you know that The Vogue opened 40 years ago on New Year’s Eve? They have an awesome party planned to celebrate including: DJ Marcus playing the hits, largest cash balloon drop in The Vogue history, live dancers and performers, drink specials from each decade (I wonder if the 80s special will include Midori?), pyrotechnics and laser show, party favors and champagne toast. What a fun and festive way to bring in the 40th anniversary year of The Vogue and the new year!

Midnight in London - NYE for the kiddos Sunday, December 31 Aristocrat 5212 N. College Ave - all-ages, free, 5-7 pm

Cari Ray is one of my favorite singersongwriters. She’s got just the right about of twang - don’t let that cowboy hat scare you. She’s an excellent storyteller, songwriter, and guitar player. Take a break from the holiday bustle and relax and hear some kickass music - this is a great opportunity to see her in a smaller venue. I’m hoping to sneak over for a minute from my Red Key shift (shhh).

Christmas Carol Singalong Monday, December 18 (6:30 - 9 pm) Sunday, December 24 (5:30 - 7 pm) Red Key Tavern 5170 N. College Ave - 21+, free

A New Year’s Eve party for the children! There will be activities and a complimentary dessert and fruit buffet. Balloon drop at 7 pm - midnight in London.

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Did you know there is a piano at the Red Key - and it’s in tune? The Settle family is quite musical and spontaneous singalongs have been known to break out over the holidays. This is your chance to join in - or just enjoy the music while partaking in Red Key cheer. Hang up your coat, don’t move the tables or block the aisles (seriously, at what other restaurants do you start moving the furniture?), bring cash (there is an ATM) and have a lovely time.

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-Nora Not-for-profit director by day, music writer by night, Nora Spitznogle reviews music that happened and previews music and events around Broad Ripple Village. Nora managed CATH Inc coffeehouse at 54th Street and College Avenue for seven years. During that time she hosted hundreds of local and touring musicians, both at the coffeehouse and her home. When CATH closed in 2004 and the music was no longer coming to her, she had to wander from her corner of Broad Ripple to see what is happening elsewhere. You can find her at Second Helpings during the work day, waitressing at the Red Key on Saturday nights and prowling Broad Ripple music venues the rest of the time. Visit Nora’s Web site, send any questions, comments or suggestions to

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Poetic Thoughts

by C.W. Pruitt II

Rumi Speaks Below is a poem from the voice of the great whirling dervish Rumi.

From RUMI Let me seduce you with the sound of the Cosmic wire. Let it tangle around your heart and drain into flower wine. Let me enliven your mind with electricity from the outer reaches of the Uni-verse. I am RUMI. Let me seduce you with the sound of the Cosmic wire. C.W. Pruitt II July 2017 CW Pruitt II has been on the poetry scene in Broad Ripple for years. Email your questions/comments to PRESERVING OUR PAST FO R G E N E R AT I O N S TO C O M E

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Year In Review And Resolutions For 2018

What column is not complete with a year in review (and a preview of the upcoming year)? And what a year it has been for Broad Ripple Village. Highlights include: ● The announcement by IPS that Broad Ripple High School will close ● The repairs of roads in the Village ● The opening of the new Coil Apartments/Fresh Thyme Market/Canal Walk (as well as the 66th th Street Flats) ● The start of construction on the new building behind McDonald’s on Westfield Boulevard and the new apartments on Westfield Boulevard (the old pool facility)


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● The expansion of the Hotel Broad Ripple ● Further planning of the Red Line bus rapid transit line which will run along College Avenue ● The destruction of the old growth Sycamore trees along the White River (part of the Army Corps of Engineers flood control project)

Resolutions And Hopes For 2018

Here are a few thoughts on the state of affairs in the Village and resolutions for 2018.

The beleaguered Broad Ripple Pool

Let’s hope the Broad Ripple Pool has a better year next summer. This year the too short two month season ended abruptly after a pool pump failed and it took a month to replace the part which was apparently ordered out of state. When I moved here, the pool closed after Labor Day (not August 8), was open some weeknights, and had longer hours. Now it opens after Memorial Day and closes on August 8 (and is also closed Mondays). It’s hardly worth it. The pool should at least stay open through Labor Day (or at least on weekends). Maybe it should be sold to a private operator or the operations out sourced.

More street lights and street repair

Broad Ripple still needs more basic infrastructure—especially with all the new development. While it is fine to hope that such development is transit oriented, there are

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too many streets in need of repaving and there are too few street lights. Indy seems to skimp on basic infrastructure. We can’t with all the new development.

Competitive challenges facing the Ripple

The Village is basically competing with downtown, Fountain Square, and Carmel for the resident growth so we need to stress what we have that they don’t. This includes our Monon Trail, great parks (Broad Ripple, Holliday, and Marott), proximity to shopping on 86th Street, and diversity. We need to grow beyond a bar and pizza/hamburger hang out place. (I love all 3 but does every new business need to be one?)

Relocation of Glendale Library

Glendale Library will be exiting the mall for a new location. Let’s bring it back to the Village.

Second thoughts on transit

While I love the idea of bus rapid transit and the innovative BlueIndy shared car system, I don’t see a lot of folks using either. No need to wait for the Red Line. The #17 and #18 IndyGo buses already serve downtown with high frequency. Also, the idea that millennials will flock to the Red Line when they don’t seem to take IndyGo much now concerns me.

In other news Winter Market Opens

Don’t miss the Broad Ripple Winter Market which runs Saturdays from 9 to 12 at 5301 Winthrop (Bent Rail Brewery). Also weekends through the holidays is the Winter Market in Carmel which is from Wednesday through Sundays (and includes an ice rink, food, and adult beverages).

Art Center Student Show Debuts

On December 15, the 80th Annual Student Show Exhibition Opening will be held from 6-9 pm. See the largest juried exhibition of work made by our students. Each year more than 400 works are submitted and only some of the works are selected by the judges to be displayed. Note that the Art Center will also be closed for the Holidays December 23 through January 1.


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Noble of Indiana / The Sertoma Club of Broad Ripple Holds 59th Annual Holiday / Christmas Party

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George’s is now Raffi’s Mexican Tacos at 801 Broad Ripple Avenue H4 on map].

On December 6th, Noble of Indiana and the Broad Ripple Sertoma Club held their 59th annual Holiday/Christmas party at the Northside K. of C. Hall. Since 1958, Sertoma has provided more than 1,100 children with this festive holiday experience. Christmas gifts purchased by Sertoma members and Noble of Indiana staff were distributed by “Santa” and Mrs. Claus, at a luncheon hosted by the two organizations. Each year the therapists at Noble select 20 of their clients who have qualified for help as part of the First Steps program of Indiana which includes children ranging in age from one to five. The Noble staff provided transportation for each child and family members, and Sertoma members and spouses helped provide a true holiday atmosphere, by purchasing Christmas gifts specific to each child. President and CEO of Noble of Indiana, Julia Huffman, was presented with a check for $4,015 from the Broad Ripple Sertoma Club. Noble is one of the primary fund raising recipients of Sertoma.

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Robert E. Kennington American Legion Post 34 2210 E. 54th Street (317) 259-8311

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BBQ is now available at American Legion Post 34 Try our Gumbo and Shrimp special We have new public dining hours: Thursday, Friday and Saturday Lunch 11-2 and Dinner 5-9

Where in the "Village"?

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Here’s a harder one. Have you seen this cornerstone? Where is it? Answer on page 14

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Hidden History

answer on Page 14

Hidden History is a simple letter-substitution cipher. If K equals B in one word, K will equal B throughout the puzzle. Solve by looking for frequentlyused letters and common patterns.




Answers on Page 14


Clue: D equals U

Sudoku is a nine by nine grid. The solution (each puzzle has only one) will have all the numbers from one through nine in every row and every column. In addition, the grid is divided into nine three-by-three sections. Each of these three-by-three sections will also contain all the numbers from one through nine. Each Sudoku puzzle from Pappocom can be solved using logic alone. If you prefer guessing, you can – but there is a logical way to solve every puzzle. Let’s start with the easy puzzle. We will try to put an 1 in the right section of the top row that contains 3-4-8. The 1 in the right section of the middle row eliminates the spaces below the 4. The 1 in the left section of the top row eliminates the space between the 8-4. The 1 in the middle section of the top row eliminates the spaces on both side of the 3. The only place left is two spaces below the 8. You have learned one technique used to solve Sudoku puzzles. There are many more.



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Historic Ad

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This ad for Ted’s Barber Shop ran in 1964. The barber shop was at 735 Broad Ripple Avenue, next to where Kimmel Shoe Repair is today [H3 on map]. The barbers listed are Ted Tharp and Henry Pieper. Too bad the photos in this old ad didn’t come through clearer.

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1. Limit 4. S’il vous ___ 9. Looney Tunes devil, for short 12. Amaze 13. Dressing selection 14. Flintstone’s boss or roof type 16. Long-running magazine with Spyvs-Spy and Don Martin 17. Threw a party 19. Butters up 21. Winthrop compared to Guilford 22. Hawks 23. BICs 24. Disco guy on “The Simpsons” 27. Longer size of paper 30. Trapper _____ - old school binder 32. Owns 35. Truth alternative 36. Like a comedian telling lousy jokes 37. Plays a part 39. Contains do-re-mi 42. If not 43. “Little tea pot” descriptor 45. Unuttered ‘Alas’ 47. LCD alternative 48. 98.6, for example 50. Outer limits 52. Take a stab at 53. Mr. Slate on the Flintstones 55. Grocery and to-do 59. Aura 60. Goal in a flag game

62. Soft-boiled eggs 66. Prom theme “Under The ____” 67. What time does for no one, according to song 68. Car propeller 69. Winter accessory 70. A little off, perhaps 71. Rose holders 72. “___ alive!”


1. Pitches a tent 2. On to 3. One might put it “to the metal” 4. Like souvenir pennies 5. Superman’s Lois 6. Raisins in a celery snack 7. Road hazard 8. Storied bear count 9. Lay in the sun 10. Downed 11. Last letter in England 14. Got fresh with 15. Like a burning match 18. Gas holder 20. Not well 23. “If it ____ the court” 24. Dump out 25. Uptight 26. Encouraged 28. You put it in 18 Down 29. Football path

31. A photographer might have a good one 32. Lacks, briefly 33. He’s in a play 34. Lie, perhaps 38. What it adds up to 40. It often has a hole for a straw 41. What might have come first 44. Restaurant furniture 46. Aides 49. Pend 51. Make a lap

54. Does laps 56. Naked Tchopstix offering 57. Buy dinner for 58. Senate spots 59. Obtain 60. Like a puppy 61. Molecule part 62. Tango number 63. Ate 64. Free (of) 65. “___ a chance”

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The Wine Scene

Sudoku solutions

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Dec 15 - Jan 4, 2018 Hidden History solution

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I’ve been pouring a lot of private wine events lately. Always fun to educate, entertain and converse with people about one of life’s simplest pleasures, wine. The star of the show has been the scrumptious and hard to find Late Harvest Torrontes from Familia Zuccardi in Argentina. I visited the winery a decade ago and am happy to say the quality, care and charm I experienced with their wines then, continue today. Which is why people LOVE this unique presentation of the Torrontes grape. It’s usually bottled as a dry white wine, with a flavor profile similar to that of Sauvignon Blanc. When it’s left on the vine, the grape sugars condense and when pressed, the silky juice offers up aromas and flavors of mango, pineapple and honeysuckle. We call it “Heaven in a glass”. The Santa Julia label comes in a half bottle size that makes it a terrific stocking stuffer. If you can keep yourself from drinking it before you gift it.


Wasn’t Broad Ripple Lights Up fun? As we become more of an urban village with a towering skyline, it was fun to experience the simple pleasure of a parade. Kudos to the people, pets, and percussionists who waved and smiled to all of us as we lined the streets. Backyard Birds Brandt Carter in her little red corvette. The Minion on the firetruck. And Santa, flipping the switch on the new lights along the canal were only eclipsed by the Super Moon that appeared and added even more Christmas magic to the evening.


One of the contributing artists in the new 10th West Gallery in the downtown Stutz Building, is Warfleigh resident David Kleeman. David gives sculpture a whole new meaning blending found objects with his own creations using metal, wood and ceramics. His astonishing work involves hours of time and thought. He’s too humble to offer that information up on his own, but ask and he’ll share the story behind the piece. Hear it and you’ll want his art in your home. Ashland Gallery in Broad Ripple is where the talented teacher/artist Johnny McKee offers life changing experiences for young adults with Down’s Syndrome and Autism. This is another gallery where you need to hear the story to fully appreciate the energy and beauty of the creations. This month in addition to the work of his students, Johnny showcases some of his abstractly soothing pieces with the effervescent work of Kipp Normand. Kipp is what I call an archaeological artist. He uncovers art in both the everyday and unexpected places, then puts them together in a way that will stir your soul. Jill A. Ditmire is an Omnimedia wine specialist, AWS certified wine judge, freelance broadcast journalist and 20+ year home owner in the Warfleigh neighborhood of Broad Ripple. Send your questions and comments to Jill at

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Sports Movies - 1) Crash (Crash Davis), 2) Paul Newman, 3) A Football Player, 4) The Dalai Lama Famous Couples - 1) Jennifer Anniston and Billy Bob Thornton, 2) Zelda, 3) Tom Cruise (Nicole Kidman, Katie Holmes), 4) James Carville Video Games - 1) Yoshi, 2) The Joker, 3) The Oregon Trail, 4) Grand Theft Auto Pick a Letter - 1) Zoloft, 2) Zanzibar, 3) Zarathustra, 4) Zero Dark Thirty Songs of Thank(s) - 1) I Thank You, 2) Thank You For The Music, 3) Thank God I’m A Country Boy, 4) Thank You For Loving Me

Where in the Village? Answer: puzzle on Page 12

It is at the Broad Ripple Post Office - 6255 Carrollton Avenue [H4 on map].

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Broad Ripple Tanning II 1908 Broad Ripple Ave Brow Bar 2070 E. 54th St ste 1 Canvas Salon 6413 College Ave Changes Salon 6416 Ferguson St Cheek 2 Chic Aesthetics 819 E. 64th St, ste 102 Chic Retreat 819 E. 64th St, ste 102 Chrome Salon 6158 Hillside Ave Co/Laborosity 819 E. 64th St, ste 101 Complexions 6251 Winthrop Ave ste 8 Craig’s Creations Barber Shop 5230 Keystone Ct CrossFit NapTown Monon 5255 Winthrop Ave ste 120 The Dailey Method Indianapolis 725 E. 65th St, ste 200 Embarque Yoga Therapy + Massage 1057 E. 54th St ste F Emmett’s The Studio 711 E 54th St Equis Consulting 6102 College Ave Eternal Knowing 1111 E. 54th Street ste 141 Eva Maison 912 Westfield Blvd Family Affair Phase 2 2060 E. 54th St ste 11 Fitness Lab 1053 E 54th St Flaunt 6515 Ferguson St Fortitude Fitness 723B Broad Ripple Ave Golden Girl Hair and Nails 2070 E. 54th St ste 8 Great Clips 1077 Broad Ripple Ave Hair Benders 6251 Winthrop Ave ste 9 Hair Etc. 6360 Guilford Ave Hair It Is 6251 Winthrop Ave ste 10 Hairquarters 6551 Ferguson St Hair That Rocks 1109 E. 52nd St Heal Thyself & Co 6220 Broadway St The Healing Room 819 E. 64th St Her Hair 6128 N. College Ave Herbonique 6332 Guilford Ave ste 205 Hillside Avenue Spa and Salon 6150 Hillside Ave Holistic Terra 6224 College Ave Indy Acupuncture 6155 College Ave Indianapolis Martial Arts Center 2060 E. 54th St Ste 7 Indy Brow and Body 6117 College Ave ste 4 Inner Balance Acupuncture + Massage 6117 College Ave ste 2 Jo Jo’s Hair Studio 6144 Hillside Ave Just Feet 2021 E. 52nd St Ste. 211 JW Salon 6233 Carrollton Ave African Braids 2070 E. 54th St ste 9 kOMpose 6201 Winthrop Ave ste 2 LA Fitness 6160 Keystone Ave Lacquer 6280 College Ave ste 100 #5 Leaf and Limb - a tiny spa 833 E. Westfield Blvd. The Loft 6201 Winthrop Ave Loose Ends Hair Salon 5219 Keystone Ct Lotus Spa / Nails 2138 E. 62nd St Macy’s - The Salon Glendale Town Center Mane Addiction 6120 N. College Ave Massage Envy 6280 College Ave ste 150 Massage iNDY 6144 Hillside Ave ste 10 Mecca School of Massage 6225 Carrollton Ave Metamorphosis 828 Broad Ripple Ave Modern Nails 1065 Broad Ripple Ave mojo day spa 1111 E. 54th ste #140 Mona’s Hair Design 6349 Guilford Ave Moondance Massage Therapy 5255 Guilford Ave Nedal’s Hair Design 1920 Broad Ripple Ave New Energy Wellness 2026 E. 54th

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White Orchid Salon D4◄ 6419 Ferguson St 317-257-2468

Blue Heron B&B 7123 Edgewater Place Boone Docks Bed & Breakfast 7159 Edgewater Place Hotel Broad Ripple 6520 Westfield Blvd Indy Hostel 4903 Winthrop Ave


1001 Properties 6201 Winthrop Ave ste #7 A.M. Real Estate 6556 Cornell Ave American Village 2026 E. 54th St AMG Property Management 6215 College Ave Annex 6235 Guilford Ave Apter Properties 810 E. 64th St Broad Ripple Apartments 6184A Carvel Ave Broad Ripple Flats 6018 N. College Broad Ripple Realty 1111 E. 54th ste #300 Broad Ripple Trails 5220 Luzzane Lane Brooks Real Estate Services 845 E. 65th St Carpenter Realtors 6101 College Ave Carrollton Manor Apartments 5322 Carrollton Ave The Claridge Apts 6007 College Ave The Coil 6349 College Ave College Court Condos 5347 College Ave College Manor Apts 6350 College Ave Eclipse Real Estate 6402 Cornell Ave Edgewater Apartments 6701 College Ave Equitable Solutions 6251 Winthrop Ave. ste 4 The Fountains Condominiums 5630 N. College Jade North Apartments 6565 College Ave JR Walsh Realty 6535 Cornell Ave Ashford at Keystone 6630 Glenbrook Dr Landford Realty Corp. 6332 Guilford Ave, ste 205 Lincolnshire Apartments 6221 College Ave McLane Realty 6358 College Ave McNulty Real Estate Services 930 E. 66th St Monon Place Apartments 5900 Carvel Ave

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Ad deadline December 29

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Monon Walk Apts 6115 Winthrop Ave Morris Group Realty 5936 N. Keystone Ave., ste 203 Pangea Grove Apartments 5018 Lemans Dr Park 66 Flats 888 E. 66th St RE/MAX Ability Plus 711 E. 65th St Reserve at Broad Ripple 66th and Westfield Blvd School 80 Condominiums 920 E. 62nd St Shore Acres Apartments 1105 Westfield Court West Spirit Lake Condos 6800 Westfield Blvd Sycamore Group Realty 815 E. 64th Pl T&H Realty Services 760 E. 52nd St


The Townes at Winthrop 6139 Winthrop Ave Veritas Realty 6440 Westfield Blvd Wellington Square Apartments 725 E. 64th St Winston’s Island Woods Condos 6700 Westfield Blvd


Agape Empowerment Counseling 1111 E. 54th Street, ste 115 Sarah Amo, MD 1001 Broad Ripple Ave Athletico Physical Therapy 6280 College Ave ste 300 Janice Bilby, M.D. 1095 Broad Ripple Ave Broad Ripple Avenue Chiropractic 1803 Broad Ripple Ave Broad Ripple Dental Assn. 6214 Carrollton Ave


Broad Ripple Therapy Associates 6524 Carrollton Ave Kelly Burrough, N.P. 1095 Broad Ripple Ave Compass Chiropractic 5420 N College Ave. ste 101 Scott Christy, D.D.S. 6201 Winthrop Ave. ste 3 Jeffrey Cox, MD 1001 Broad Ripple Ave Czarkowski Pediatric Dentistry 1927 Broad Ripple Ave Margarita Czeskis, M.D. 1095a Broad Ripple Ave Mylinda Cripe, N.P. 1095a Broad Ripple Ave Dr. Rob Diegel (Urban Optiks) 6372 Guilford Ave Dr. Eve Earley, D.C., C.S.T. 6344 Kingsley Dr EYE Can See 6117 College Ave ste 3


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Broad Ripple Family Dental 6117 College Ave 317-257-3368

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Village Barber Shop 810 64th St ste 200 Warfleigh Barber & Supply 826 Broad Ripple Ave Weight Watchers Glendale Town Center Where Beauty Begins 6521 Winthrop Ave ste 9




One Life Pilates 6285 College Ave ste A One Body Inc. 6528 Ferguson St Planet Fitness 5302 N. Keystone Ave Pure Barre 6280 College Ave ste 400 Reflexions 6251 Winthrop Ave ste 9 Reiki Center of Indiana 1111 E. 54th ste #139 Ripple Effect Salon 6354 Guilford Ave Sabai Salon 6407 Carrollton Ave Salon 6 6378 College Ave Salon Lofts 6280 College Ave ste 100 Salon on 65th 714 E. 65th St Salon Rue 52 648 E. 52nd St Sarah Beery Hair 6413 College Ave School of Metaphysics 6138 Hillside Ave Shine Twentynine Salon 6111 College Ave So.Be.Fit. 1134 E 54th Studio B Soul Evolve 6220 College Ave The Spa @ French Pharmacie 823 ½ E. Westfield Blvd. Sphynx Spa 6116 College Ave ste 3 Style 6503 Carrollton Ave Sunny’s Hairbiz 2070 E. 54th St ste 6 Supercuts 2112 E. 62nd St Synchronistic Touch 6471 Broadway Street The Yoga Studio 6245 College Ave The Yoga Studio Annex 724 E. 65th St Title Boxing Club 2625 E. 62nd St True Fitness Wellness Center 716 E. 65th St Untitled Ink 6357 Guilford Ave







Annette Fearnot, MD 1001 Broad Ripple Ave Irene Fox, M.D. 1095a Broad Ripple Ave Dr. William Fulton, DC N 6434 #D College Ave Newspaper recycling bin Glendale Dental Associates 6202 Evanston Ave Tronya Hawkins, MD P 1001 Broad Ripple Ave Mail collection Elisabeth Henn-Carlson, LMHC box 740 East 52 Street, ste 12 Dr. Andrey M. Horton, D.D.S. B 6148 N. College Ave Indy Physical Therapy BlueIndy 831 Broad Ripple Ave station Richard Jones, MDiv, LMFT 819 E. 64th St Scott Burns Kahler, MA, LMFT 819 E. 64th St, ste 248 Dr. John M. Klemen, D.D.S. 6112 College Ave


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Dr. Robert D. Lucus, D.D.S. 6211 College Ave Martin Dentistry 1724 Broad Ripple Ave Molly Meier, LMHC Counseling 6408 Carrollton Ave Ed Morris LPC, LMHC 1111 E. 54th ste #107 Northside Mental Health 6507 Ferguson St #101 Tameka O'Neal, MD 1001 Broad Ripple Ave Ocularis Optometry 5345 Winthrop Ave. suite D Ossip Optometry 804 Broad Ripple Ave Osteopathic Clinic - Dr. Defrese 6471 Broadway St George Pendygraft, P.C. 6770 Spirit Lake Dr. Michael Pratt, DC 6434 #D College Ave QuaLife Psychology 6544 Ferguson St Ripple Chiropractic 6507 Ferguson St #101 St. Vincent Physical Therapy 1001 Broad Ripple Ave Dirk A. Sterley, D.D.S. 6545 Carrollton Ave Team Rehabilitation 1081 Broad Ripple Ave Three Stones Counseling 819 E. 64th St, ste 238 Urban Optiks 6372 Guilford Ave Darlene Vaughn, D.D.S. 6214 Carrollton Ave Mitch Wohlmuth, D.D.S. 917 E. 62nd St


Bark Tutor 2122 Broad Ripple Ave Broad Ripple Animal Clinic 6225 Broadway St Broad Ripple Canine Design 1430 Broad Ripple Ave City Dogs Grocery 6055 N. College Fur Bee 6552 Cornell Ave Good Dog Hotel and Spa 5345 N. Winthrop Ave


Pet Supplies “Plus” 2238 E. 62nd St. The Neighborhood Veterinarian 2110 E. 62nd St. Three Dog Bakery 844 Broad Ripple Ave Uptown Pup 2112 E. 54th St Village Dog, The 6224 Winthrop Ave


ACE Prep Academy 5326 N. Hillside Ave Amer. Legion Broad Ripple Post #3 6379 College Ave


Bishop Chatard High School 5885 Crittenden Ave Blickman Educational Trail 11 E. Arden St Broad Ripple Fire Station #32 6330 Guilford Ave Broad Ripple Magnet High School 1115 Broad Ripple Ave


Broad Ripple Masonic Lodge #643 1716 Broad Ripple Ave Broad Ripple Park 1550 Broad Ripple Ave Broad Ripple Post Office 6255 Carrollton Ave


Canterbury Park 5510 Carvel Ave Christ the King Catholic School 5858 Crittenden Ave Dan Wakefield Park 61st and Broadway St Holliday Park 64th and Spring Mill The Indianapolis Public Library Glendale Mall 6100 Keystone Ave Marott Park 7350 College Ave Nexus Academy Glendale Mall 6101 Keystone Ave



Paw Patch Place 2040 E. 54th St 317-253-5964

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The Sapling School 838 E. 65th St ste A School 55 - Eliza Blaker 1349 E. 54th St School 84 - Joseph Bingham 440 E. 57th St Sidener Acad. for High Ability Students 2424 Kessler Blvd Village Montessori School 6535 Ferguson St Wash. Twp. Small Claims Court 5302 N. Keystone Ave ste E


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Take US31 (Meridian St.) South approx. 3 ¼ miles to 71st St. Turn left (East) on to 71st St. - Take 71st St. approx. ½ mile to College Ave. Turn right (South) onto College Ave. - Take College Ave. approx. 1 mile

I-465 and Michigan Road

Take Michigan Road south approx. 2 ¾ miles to Westlane Rd. Turn left (East) onto Westlane Rd. Take Westlane Rd (becomes 73rd, then 71st St.) approx. 4 miles to College Ave. Turn right (South) onto College Ave. - Take College Ave. approx. 1 mile

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Take Meridian St. North approx. 6½ miles to Westfield Blvd. Turn right (North-East) onto Westfield Blvd. Take Westfield Blvd approx. 1 mile Kilroy’s Bar and Grill 831 Broad Ripple Ave King Dragon 2134 E. 62nd St La Mulita 5215 College Ave





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Brugge Brasserie 1011 Westfield Blvd Buffalo Wild Wings 2747 East 62nd St Burgerfuel 6320 Guilford Ave


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Brothers Bar and Grill D G5◄ 910 Broad Ripple Ave 317-252-5530

Byrne’s Grilled Pizza 5615 Illinois St 317-737-2056

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Cake Bake Shop C4 6515 Carrollton Ave Canal Bistro D E4◄ 6349 Guilford Ave Casba 21 G5 6319 Guilford Ave Chiang Mai Thai Noodle G3 815 Westfield Blvd Chick-fil-A GG32 6231 Keystone Ave Chipotle Mexican Grill H6 1002 Broad Ripple Ave Cold Stone Creamery H4 840 Broad Ripple Ave Connor’s Pub 21 E4 6331 Ferguson St Corner Wine Bar D G5◄ 6331 Guilford Ave Cornerstone Coffee OO23◄ 651 E. 54th St The Dancing Donut OO26◄ 1134 E. 54th St. Studio G Delicia PP23 5215 College Ave Diavola Pizza OO26 1134 E. 54th St. Studio I Domino’s Pizza I7 1045 Broad Ripple Ave Donato’s Pizza II31◄ 2357 Broad Ripple Ave Egyptian Cafe & Hooka Bar 21 D H4 6265 Carrollton Ave Einstein Bros Bagels D H8◄ 1055 Broad Ripple Ave Erbert & Gerbert’s Sandwich Shop H5 930 Broad Ripple Ave

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Restaurant/Bar 3 Sisters Cafe 6223 Guilford Ave 317 Burger 915 Westfield Blvd Alley Cat Lounge 21 6267 Carrollton Ave Ambrosia Ristorante 5903 College Ave Arby's 6483 Keystone Ave Aristocrat Pub & Restaurant 5212 College Ave Average Joe’s Sports Pub 21 814 Broad Ripple Ave Bamboo House 2328 E. 53rd St Baskin Robbins 2201B Broad Ripple Ave Bazbeaux 811 Westfield Blvd Bebop Pizza Kitchen 705 E 54th St Bent Rail Brewery 5301 Winthrop Ave Binkley’s Kitchen & Bar 5902 College Ave Birdy’s Bar & Grill 21 2131 E. 71st St Biscuits Cafe D 1035 Broad Ripple Ave




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Ezra’s Enlightened Cafe C4 6516 Ferguson St. Fat Dan's Chicago-Style Deli D OO23 5410 College Ave Fire by the Monon C4 6523 Ferguson St Flatwater Restaurant and Bar D G4◄ 832 Westfield Blvd The Flying Cupcake MM19 5617 Illinois St Gallery Pastry Shop OO25◄ 1101 54th St, Studio G The Garden Table G5 908 Westfield Blvd Good Conduct H6 1001 Broad Ripple Ave Good Morning Mama’s OO24 1031 E. 54th St Geeks Seafood, Salads and Subs H4 6336 Guilford Ave Goodfellas Pizzeria H5 912 Broad Ripple Ave Graeter’s Ice Cream MM19 5560 Illinois St Hibachi Bar H5 921 Broad Ripple Ave HoiTea ToiTea H3 6283 College Ave Hollyhock Hill 8110 College Ave HopCat H2 6280 College Ave ste 600 Hot Box Pizza H4◄ 715 Broad Ripple Ave Hotel Broad Ripple C5 6520 Westfield Blvd Hubbard & Cravens Coffee Co D I4◄ 6229 Carrollton Ave Illinois Street Food Emporium MM19 5550 Illinois St India Garden H4 830 Broad Ripple Ave Indy Tacos OO30 2196a E. 54th St Jazz Kitchen, The OO23 5377 College Ave Jet’s Pizza II32 2635 E. 62nd St Jimmy John’s H4 845 Broad Ripple Ave Keystone Deli PP31 2344 E. 53rd St KFC II31 6154 N. Keystone Avenue

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Landsharks 21 H4 810 Broad Ripple Ave Lava Lounge 21 G4 6308 Guilford Ave Louie’s Wine Dive H3 701 Broad Ripple Ave Luciana’s HH30 1850 Broad Ripple Ave Mama Carolla’s Italian Rest. OO24 1031 E. 54th St Marco’s Pizza H2◄ 6280 College Ave ste 200 Marco’s Restaurant & Lounge OO31 2380 E. 54th St McDonald’s G6◄ 1020 Broad Ripple Ave The Meridian LL20 5694 Meridian St Mineshaft Saloon 21 H4 812 Broad Ripple Ave Miss Behavin H6 1001 Broad Ripple Ave Mississippi Belle OO30 2170 E. 54th St Moe & Johnny’s D OO23 5380 College Ave Monkey’s Tale Bar 21 G5 925 Westfield Blvd Monon Coffee Company G5◄ 920 Westfield Blvd Naked Tchopstix D H3◄ 6253 College Ave Naptown Bar-B-Q PP31 5230 Keystone Ct New Paradise Cafe Hookah Bar 18 G3 824 E. Westfield Blvd. Nicey Treat G5 916 Westfield Blvd Nicole-Taylor Back Room Eatery OO26 1134 E. 54th St. Studio C None The Wiser Tap Room G5 915 Westfield Blvd Noodles & Co H5 927 Broad Ripple Ave The Nook by Northside C3 6513 College Ave Northside Kitchenette C3◄ 6515 College Ave Northside Social C3 6525 College Ave Old Pro’s Table H4◄ 827 Broad Ripple Ave Papa John’s Pizza GG32 6311 Keystone Ave Papa Murphy’s Pizza HH31◄ 2130 Broad Ripple Ave

Pawn Shop Pub D OO31◄ 2222 E. 54th St 317-255-5430 Pei Wei JJ32 Glendale Town Center Penn Station East Coast Subs I7◄ 1089 Broad Ripple Ave Perk Up Cafe D C5◄ 6536 Cornell Ave Petite Chou D G3◄ 823 E. Westfield Blvd. Plump’s Last Shot D D5◄ 6416 Cornell Ave Public Greens D5 901 E. 64th St Qdoba D G4 6334 Guilford Ave Raffi’s Mexican Tacos H4 801 Broad Ripple Ave Red Key Tavern 21 PP23◄ 5170 College Ave Red Room, The G5 6335 Guilford Ave Ripple Bagel & Deli H4◄ 850 Broad Ripple Ave Rock Lobster 21 H4 820 Broad Ripple Ave The Rook...A Pub CC32 2450 E 71st St Sahara H4 832 Broad Ripple Ave Sam’s Gyros OO23 5404 College Ave Sangrita D4 834 E. 64th St

Serendipity at the Post 2210 E. 54th St 317-259-8311 Shalimar Indian Restaurant 1043 Broad Ripple Ave Sidewok Café, The 1087 Broad Ripple Ave SoBro Cafe 653 E. 52nd St Starbucks 854 Broad Ripple Ave


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Starbucks MM19 5601 Illinois St Subway H5 901 Broad Ripple Ave Sushi Bar H5◄ 901 Broad Ripple Ave Taste Cafe & Marketplace D PP23 5164 College Ave Taste of Havana H4 815 Broad Ripple Ave Thai Cafe I7 1041 Broad Ripple Ave Thr3e Wise Men Brewing Co. H7◄ 1021 Broad Ripple Ave Tiny House Treats OO25 1049 E. 54th St Triton Tap D H5 915 Broad Ripple Ave Twenty Tap OO23◄ 5406 College Ave Txuleta Basque Cider House G5 1011 Westfield Blvd Union Jack Pub H5◄ 924 Broad Ripple Ave The Vanguard G5 6319 Guilford Ave Village Tap Room 21 H4 838 Broad Ripple Ave VINTAGE 54 Collective OO24 5335 Winthrop Ave ste B Vogue Inc 21 H3◄ 6259 College Ave Watami Sushi HH30 1912 Broad Ripple Ave Wellington Pub 21 G5 6331 Guilford Ave YATS D OO23◄ 5363 College Ave Youmi’s Crepes & Bubble Tea H4 823 Broad Ripple Ave

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Marigold C5◄ 6512 Cornell Ave 317-254-9939

Newman & Co. for Men 720 E. 65th St P.S. Jewelers 6575 College Ave Palm Court Designs 1057 E. 54th St ste C Petite G Jewelers 5609 Illinois St Pitaya 842 Broad Ripple Ave The Playful Soul 6516 Ferguson St. Plenty Lifestyle 1051 E 54th ste A Portico 804 Laverock Rd Posh Petals 1134 E. 54th St. Studio A Rainbow Kids 2326 E. 53rd St The Real Resale Boutique 2182 E. 54th St Runners Forum 902 Westfield Blvd Rusted Moon Outfitters 6410 Cornell Ave Scandinavian Comfort 5914 College Ave Schoolbelles 2635 E. 62nd St The Secret Ingredient 5631 Illinois St Sherwin-Williams 2221 E. 62nd St ste A Shop Tibet 835 E. Westfield Blvd. SoBro Vintage Market 2417 E 56th St Solomon-Paris Antiques & Interiors 1103 E. 52nd Teeki Hut 807 Broad Ripple Ave Toggery Resale Boutique 1810 Broad Ripple Ave Unique Thrift Shop 2350 E. 52nd St Urban Gypsy Boutique 6407 Ferguson St Verdigris 5208 College Ave


The Vintage Clothing Co 2417 E 56th St Vintage Vogue 2361 Broad Ripple Ave



World Record Shoppe 5218 Keystone Ct




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8Fifteen 815 E. 65th St 20 Past 4 & More 2514 E. 56th St About Music 6346 College Ave Agrarian 1151 E 54th ste B Alchemy Supply Company 916 Broad Ripple Ave Alley Girls 833a E. Westfield Blvd. Artifacts 6327 Guilford Ave Athletic Annex Running Centre 6528 Cornell Ave Audio Solutions 6340 Ferguson St Backyard Birds 2374 E. 54th St Be The Boutique 5607 Illinois St Bella Bridesmaids 726 E. 65th St


Blue Door, The 6426 College Ave BlueMile 1079 Broad Ripple Ave Bokay Florist 5890 Keystone Ave Broad Ripple Knits 6510 Cornell Ave Broad Ripple Vintage 824 E. 64th St Bungalow, The 924 Westfield Blvd Cartabella 825 Westfield Blvd Catchygirl Boutique 819 Broad Ripple Ave City Gear 2332 E. 53rd St Civvies 1134 E. 54th St, Studio L Clara K. Gifts 825 Westfield Blvd Christian Science Reading Room 2136 E. 62nd St Coby Palmer Designs 2060 E. 54th St ste 5 CVS 6290 College Ave CVS 119 W 56th St Der Glass Werks Stained Glass 6055 College Ave Dinwiddies 6216 Carrollton Ave Edible Arrangements 2602 E 62nd St The Empty Vase 1105 E. 52nd Erin Young Designs 1134 E. 54th St. Studio E Eva Maison 912 Westfield Blvd The Exchange 912 Broad Ripple Ave Ferguson Bath, Kitchen & Lighting 1057 E. 54th St Fira Boutique 918 Broad Ripple Ave


got SOLE? 6243 College Ave Habig Garden Shop 5201 College Ave


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Bike Line, The 6520 Cornell Ave 317-253-2611






Mass Ave Toys 1057 54th St, Studio J McNamara Florist 2635 E. 62nd St Michael’s Jewelry 6251 Winthrop Ave ste 5 Minus Skate Shop 2196b E. 54th St Moondance Jewelry & Boutique 6323 Ferguson St N. Rue & Co. 1134 E. 54th St, Studio I National Moto+Cycle Co. 5206 College Ave

Gas/Service Stations Bob’s Food Mart 5628 Illinois St BP Service Station 7068 College Ave Rich Gas Station 6419 College Ave

Haus Love 5901 College Ave Hayes and Taylor - The Shop 920 Broad Ripple Ave Head Lines 1056 Broad Ripple Ave Health Spot Vitamins 2128 Broad Ripple Ave Hedlund Hardware 2369 Broad Ripple Ave Heritage Clothier and Home Store 1134 E. 54th St. Studio K Indy CD & Vinyl 806 Broad Ripple Ave Indy E Cigs 1430 Broad Ripple Ave Indy Smoke Shop 2234 Broad Ripple Ave Jewels by Park Lane 923 E 56th St Johnny’s Smoke Time 6309 Keystone Ave Kayak Pools 845 E. 65th St Kids Ink Children’s Bookstore 5619 Illinois St Lola Blu Boutique 6350 Cornell Ave Luna Music 5202 College Ave LUXEredux Bridal Boutique 1101 E 54th St Magic Bus, The 18 1073 Broad Ripple Ave

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Neat-O 317-257-5735

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Vintage 54 Collective OO24 5335 Winthrop Ave ste B 737-2146 II31

Weaver’s Lawn & Garden H10◄ 1316 Broad Ripple Ave 317-255-9635

a&g Digital Consulting 6055 N. College ste 201 Adoption Support Center 6331 Carrollton Ave Airmaster Heating & Cooling 5416 College Ave Alterations Express 2315 E. 53rd St


Apple Press 6327 Ferguson St


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A O K Car Care MM32 5581 N. Keystone Ave 317-251-3034

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Architectural Restoration, Inc. 2374 E. 54th St suite B ARRAY architecture + interiors 5367 College Ave Artcraft Upholstery 710 E. 52nd St AVI Systems 6413 College Ave Bierman ABA Autism Center 6060 College Ave Bray Technologies PC Repair 6132 College Ave


Broad Ripple Automotive 5312 Keystone Ave Broad Ripple Design Assoc. 660 E. 62nd St Broad Ripple Lawn Equipment 823 E. 64th St Broad Ripple Lock Service 2023 Broad Ripple Ave Broad Ripple P&L 6224 College Ave Broad Ripple Restoration Painting 5916 Birchwood Ave BSTIX 2070 E. 54th St ste 2 Cabinetpak Kitchens 6038 Keystone Ave Call My List 6285 College Ave Camden Stained Glass 5345 Winthrop Ave. ste C Cardinal Manufacturing 710 E. 52nd St Case Neighborhood Design Studio 5912 College Ave Central Indiana Comm. Foundation 1405 Broad Ripple Ave Chef JJ’s Back Yard 1040 Broad Ripple Ave Christina’s Complete Clean 6201 Winthrop Ave Clark & Osborne 6617 Ferguson St Connect Think 6507 N. Carrollton Ave Covideo 6235 Guilford Ave Custom Living 5335 Winthrop Ave ste A David Electric Service 6013 College Ave Deanna Hoskins Interior Design 6418 Carrollton Ave Deckademics 6108 College Ave ste 200 Deering Cleaners 6380 College Ave Demerly Architects 6500 Westfield Blvd Design 27 5366 Winthrop Ave DeveloperTown 5255 Winthrop Ave Dittoe Public Relations 5420 N College Ave. ste 200 Draw It To Know It 6507 Ferguson St #102 Easter Conservation Services 1134 E. 54th St. Studio J Elgin Water Care 1009 Broad Ripple Ave EnVue 930 E. 66th St Event One DJs 6358 N. College Ave EZ Software Solutions 5948 N. College Ave Facets Studio 6251 Winthrop Ave FedEx Office 1050 Broad Ripple Ave Firebelly Marketing 6235 Carrollton Ave ste B Fizziology 6161 Hillside Ave Flanner & Buchanan 1305 Broad Ripple Ave Front Row Tickets 6358 College Ave Forest Hills Landscape 5893 Forest Ln Green Men Restoration Design Center 2376 E 54th St Harris Tire & Auto 5425 Keystone Ave Harvest Cafe Coffee Roasters 2374 E. 54th St The Hatch 6161 Hillside Ave Hit City Recording Studio 707 E 54th St Home Room 1101 54th St, Studio D Hoosier Salon Admin Office 711 E. 65th St Hope Plumbing 2144 E. 52nd Hour Motors 6121 College Ave


Hubbard & Cravens Headquarters 1114 East 52nd St


iDiz 6531 Ferguson St Indianapolis Granite and Marble 5360 Winthrop Ave Industrial Sales and Engineering 2070 E. 54th St ste 5 Indy Cellular Repair 6251 Winthrop Ave ste 2


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Bright Ideas AA25◄ 7425 Westfield Blvd 317-257-4111 Broad Ripple Appliance MM32◄ 2725 E. 56th 317-259-8077 I2 E4 II31 I2 G5 OO28 JJ31 H3 OO24 PP24 KK23 I11 G7 I5 A4 C4 H5 OO24 JJ23 C4 K2 E2 C5 OO24 PP24 OO23 C4 OO26 H6 B5 E2 KK23 I6 G6 I4 II31 H10◄ E2 E2 OO31 OO32◄ OO31 II31◄ OO23 OO25 D3 PP31 K3

Howald Heating & Air Cond. B5 6542 Westfield Blvd 317-255-4328

Hughey Automotive & Marine OO24 5337 Winthrop Ave. 317-507-7559 OO24 OO28

Infinite Self Storage PP25◄ 1102 E 52nd St Innovatemap K3 6053 College Ave Integrated Learning I2 6201 College Ave ITEX K2 6116 College Ave J.T. Alterations PP31 5250 Keystone Ct Jiffy Lube D3◄ 6401 College Ave Joy’s House HH30 2028 Broad Ripple Ave Kayak Pools C4 845 E. 65th St Kimmel Shoe Repair H3 733 Broad Ripple Ave LandWorx Engineering E4 6367 Guilford Ave Laundromat FF32◄ 2509 E. 65th St Life in the Moment B5 930 E. 66th St LifeGrid Internet HH29 1810 Broad Ripple Ave. #12 Lilly Lane B4 6556 Ferguson St Lougheed Engineering MM28 1750 E. 56th St Magnet Films K2 6108 College Ave Mays Entertainment C3 6519 Carrollton Ave MicroVote General Corporation E4 6366 Guilford Ave Momentum Design H4 6304 Guilford Ave, ste A MS-IL Corporate Offices D3 710 E. 64th St National Association of Letter Carriers OO30 2182 E. 54th St Newpoint Parking D5 6440 Westfield Blvd Nogginwerks B4 6523 N. Carrollton Ave Northern Comfort Heating & Cooling PP25 5240 N Winthrop Ave Nygaard’s Service Center KK23 5898 College Ave OASIS H10◄ 1305 Broad Ripple Ave (lower level F&B) Olis Construction HH29 1654 Broad Ripple Ave Online Transport I4 6220 Carrollton Ave PactSafe E2 6338 College Ave Passwater’s Auto Specialists H4 829 Broad Ripple Ave Pat’s Monon Automotive OO25 1055 E 54th St ste A PRN Graphics OO25 1051 E. 54th St #B Process Controls Corp. C4 6519 Ferguson St Professional Alterations HH30 1906 Broad Ripple Ave Professional Gifting, Inc. E4 6366 Guilford Ave ste 300 Random Acts of Flowers OO25 1057 E. 54th St ste F Re-Bath Designs JJ31 6038 Keystone Ave Renaissance Studios Music C5 6516 Cornell Ave Ripple FX Inc E4 6330 Ferguson St Royal Trophies & Awards C3 6539 Carrollton Ave Rubbr OO24 5343 Winthrop Ave Scofield Editorial E3 6345 Carrollton Ave Scott Dance Studio II31 6162 Hillside Ave Seamless Restoration OO23 5345 N. Winthrop Ave. ste A Shaver Shop OO28 2060 E. 54th St ste 1 Simplicity Cold Pressed Juices OO25 1101 E 54th St ste E SmallBox I5 6219 Guilford Ave Smoking Iron Alterations C4 6503 Ferguson St Sparkle Cleaners PP23 5167 College Ave Synergy Marketing Group I6 6251 Winthrop Ave Suite 5 Tech Motors Auto Services PP31 5250 Keystone Ct Techedvise C5 6500 Westfield Blvd Tender Loving Care Health II31 6100 N. Keystone Ave. ste 360 Tomato Fish Marketing JJ23 6055 N. College ste 201 touchAsoul design studio B5 6500 Westfield Blvd The UPS Store I7◄ 1075 Broad Ripple Ave Velvet Touch Dry Cleaners C3 6509 College Ave Village Recording Studio G4 841 Westfield Blvd Voigt Creations PP24 740 East 52nd St ste 8 Whitehot Marketing I5 6201 Winthrop Ave, ste 4 The Willows Center (banquet facility) DD25 6729 Westfield Blvd Zaahi Production Studios I3 6214 Carrollton Ave ste F Zech Studios OO28 2060 E. 54th St Suite 10


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Preserving Memories - Archiving History

19 Dec 15 - Jan 4, 2018

The Broad Ripple Gazette

Vol. 14 No. 25

Right in my Own B a c k y a r d by Brandt Carter Backyard Birds Legend “How Santa Knows Who’s Naughty or Nice” One day, a chickadee lit on my feeder and began singing. His song told me a Christmas tale about the year Santa Claus lost the List. Goodness, Santa didn’t know who had been naughty or nice. There was no list! Three days before the big night, Santa was still searching his house, workshop and stable – no list. The Mrs. could be of no help because she had to bake her stollens and kugels to finish her holiday projects. Meanwhile, Santa bellowed, “Where is the List? There will be NO Christmas. I don’t know who has been naughty or nice!” After much rummaging and fretting, there was a peck, peck, peck at the window. Two snowy owls that lived in the hollow of the old tree outside the kitchen window pecked until they got Santa’s attention. “Can we help?” they asked. Santa replied, “Oh, if only. You see, I have no list. Without it, there will be no trip and no gifts!” The two wise owls put their heads together to try to save Christmas. They knew the reindeer could not help because they had to save their strength for the big night. The snowshoe hares were too small to hop very far. The seals only went as far south as the California Coast – not far enough. The elves were too busy making last minute gifts. Was there no one at the North Pole to help? Was there no magic left – no miracles? Finally, the aha! Only one group could help: the birds of the world. All the owls had to do was fly far enough south to issue the alert. Because birds inhabited almost every earthly corner, each bird could go to the home of a boy or girl and watch to see who was naughty or nice. Then the birds would report back so Santa could make the List again. That is exactly what happened. Christmas was saved. Santa wrote the List again because “a little bird told him so”… That is, who was naughty or nice. Because all the gifts were delivered on time that year so long ago, birds have been very much a part of every Christmas celebration ever since. Feeding the birds a special treat is an important part of the holidays – a sheaf of wheat, seed wreaths, fruit and nuts. And this is why having a bird’s nest in your Christmas tree brings luck for the New Year. Brandt Carter, artist, herbalist, and naturalist, owns Backyard Birds at 2374 E. 54th Street. Visit her web site Email your bird questions to

Random Ripplings Broad Ripple Bands and Orchestras performed a Winter Concert in the BRHS Gene R. Poston Auditorium on December 4th. They took their selections to the Indianapolis Artsgarden the next week.

Random Ripplings

Santa gave candy canes to all of the children at the annual tree lighting ceremony at Alice Carter Place Park (triangle south of intersection of Westfield and Meridian). Carols were sung by the Immaculate Heart of Mary School Christmas Choir. Cocoa and cookies were provided by The Meridian.

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Santa arrived at the annual Christmas tree sale at the Indianapolis School for the Blind and Visually Impaired on December 2nd.

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