Indiana

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On a placid suburban street in Columbus, Indiana, a block-long wall of towering, neatly clipped evergreens was the only clue of the presence of an architectural wonder. I had arrived. I turned into an allée of horse chestnuts and down the driveway...
You've probably heard about them in a song (John Mellencamp's "Small Town") or seen them in a movie (Breaking Away), but to really experience those friendly Midwestern Hoosiers you need look no further than Bloomington, Indiana. Its cobblestoned s...
Watching the World Series on TV—or even in person—is fine for a certain kind of sports fan. Other fanatics want to meet their larger-than-life heroes, a goal usually accomplished by elbowing through a like-minded throng for a postgame autograph o...
Jab, heave, turn. Jab, heave, turn. The sun was glaring as my 12-year-old, Hannah, and I, pitchforks in hand, attacked a three-foot-tall compost heap whose contents were destined for the vegetable garden. I longed to escape to the summer kitchen, ...
Indiana's easy on the eyes. Easy on the other senses, too, like a sweet old tune you haven't heard in a while. Those who traverse Indiana from north to south rather than skimming its east-west interstates slip into a gentle groove. A three-day dri...