The Side Piece

Have you ever been staring at the stars, gazing upon something and thought to yourself…”What the heck was that?” Although people have claimed to see strange objects in the sky for much of human history, UFO is a fairly new term. The acronym that stands for Unidentified Flying Object first appeared in the 1950s, and up […]

Many people flock to see Indiana’s covered bridges. At one time, as many as four hundred covered bridges existed throughout the state. There are now only 98 remaining in Indiana, although Vermont has the most covered bridges. Indiana’s history with covered bridges began early in the 1830s when settlers decided to improve the infrastructure around […]

Pulling on a flannel while sipping a big mug of pumpkin spiced latte would hit the spot for many fall fanatics. By the week of October 16th, northern Indiana will be in full leaf peeping season while the southern half of the state will be just turning colors. Indiana really shows its colors at the […]

The World According to Briggs is a YouTube channel. The video channel has over 860 thousand followers. The vlog consists of videos featuring the highlights and sometimes the low lights of cities around the country. Briggs says he makes lists. “Not just lists of random stuff, I make them about states, cities, towns, and other […]

As a child you might have colored to pass the time. It’s also a way of expressing yourself and learning hues. Many children receive their first exposure to the color wheel and art, through the use of crayons, markers, and colored pencils. As an adult, a person might color to pass the time but it […]

“An apple a day keeps the doctor away”. As the weather is slated to cool after next week, it’s time to discover some popular apple picking spots in and around Indianapolis. As the autumnal winds blow, there are dozens of orchards in central Indiana in which you can spend time finding a crunchy, brightly colored […]

In this Indiana museum, you won’t find famous works of art. You won’t find towering sculptures. You won’t find a collection of Greek antiquities. But, you will find preserved specimens–mostly brains. You’ll also discover an autopsy room. What is The Indiana Medical History Museum? The Indiana Medical History Museum is located on the grounds of […]

Over the holiday weekend, I took a drive to visit Indiana’s most popular natural attraction-The Marengo Cave. Located in Marengo, Indiana, the cave is one of only four show caves in Indiana. The cave was discovered in 1883 by two school children. The cave was designated as a National Natural Landmark in 1984. Marengo cave […]

Here it is, the big weekend. We gritted our teeth through summer and now it’s college football time! I often have a hard time determining which college football team I’ll root for especially when it’s a Big 10 match-up. It sounds ridiculous but this is why… Until I was 16, I lived in Centerville, OH. […]

You’ve labored and now you get a day! Celebrated on the first Monday in September to honor and recognize the American labor movement, Labor Day is Monday, September 5, 2022. The day was created as a federal holiday in 1894.  In a recent Labor Day survey produced by Wallet Hub, they found that 68% of […]