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Washington Street Bridge. Photo by: Mike Rhodes

Celebrate Muncie’s “Bridge Dinner” To Be Held on Sept 28th

By: Susan Volbrecht— Muncie, IN—This Thursday, September 28th, the Washington Street Bridge will be closed to traffic and turned into a unique dining space for Muncie’s very first Bridge Dinner, 5:30 to 7:30 pm (weather permitting). This one-of-a-kind event is a follow-up to Peter Kageyama’s “Love Where You Live” presentation…


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Muncie Symphony Orchestra Announces “Opening Night” Saturday Sept. 23rd

By: Jennifer Johnson, Executive Director MSO— Muncie, IN – Experience “Opening Night” with the Muncie Symphony Orchestra this Saturday, September 23, at 7:30 p.m. in Sursa Performance Hall. Pre-concert talk begins at 6:30 p.m. in Sursa Hall with Douglas Droste and guests. “This opening concert has the subtitle New and…


Aerial view of Flags of Honor at Minnetrista. Photo by: Michael Wolfe

Join America’s Hometown Band at the Flags of Honor Closing Ceremony

By: Katherine Huggler— Muncie, IN—On Monday, Sept. 11, the closing ceremony for the week-long Flags of Honor event in Muncie takes place at Minnetrista Center, 1200 W. Minnetrista Blvd. at 6 pm. This Patriot’s Day gathering is sponsored by the Exchange Club of Muncie, and the program of remembrance and…


David Dale, Odyssey, pastel on paper, 2016.

Exhibition at Gordy Fine Art and Framing to Benefit Red-Tail Conservancy

By: Carl Schafer— Muncie, IN – Muncie Artist David Dale and Nashville Poet Andrew Hubbard collaborate to make more than 20 works of art inspired by East Central Indiana’s Red-tail Land Conservancy.  Fall exhibition and sale of their works to benefit Red-tail’s mission.  Artist David Dale, well-known for his deep concern…


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Academy of Model Aeronautics To Host Indiana Warbird Campaign

By: Mandee Mikulski— Muncie, IN — The Academy of Model Aeronautics will host the Indiana Warbird Campaign at the International Aeromodeling Center August 31 – September 2.  The event will begin with open flying on Thursday. Both Friday and Saturday will include a noon-time air show, “The Yanks are Coming”, a salute…


A customer learns about the new touchscreen ordering system. Photo by: Steve Lindell

New McDonalds On Chadam Lane Opens to Enthusiastic Crowd

Muncie, IN—The new McDonalds on Chadam Lane opened this morning to a large crowd, eager to get inside and see the new facility. People started showing up as early as 10pm the night before to get in and possibly win a year’s worth of free Big Mac’s. When the doors…


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Two Family Events Coming Up in Yorktown on August 24th-25th

Yorktown, IN— Two family friendly events will be held in Yorktown on August 24th and 25th. On Thursday,August 24th from 5pm to 8pm, Yorktown will host a Ice Cream Social. There will be free ice cream for everyone, live music and special guests from Ball State Athletics.  The Ice Cream…


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Flor De Toloache to Headline Next Muncie Three Trails Concert

By: Rick Zeigler—Muncie, IN— Latin Grammy nominees Flor De Toloache, New York City’s first and only all-women Mariachi group, will perform in a FREE outdoor concert as part of the 2017 Muncie Three Trails Music Series. The concert will take place at 7:00 PM on Saturday, August 26th at Canan Commons (500 S. Walnut St.) in the heart of…



Puck, a three-year-old terrier mix is one of the four-legged stars of Muncie Civic Theatre’s production of “A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Photo by: Kishel Photography

Muncie Civic Theater Provides “Dream” Role for Shelter Dogs

By: Michelle Kinsey— Puck strolls across the stage, confidently hits her mark, then scampers off for backstage accolades and belly rubs. Yes, belly rubs. The three-year-old terrier mix is one of the four-legged stars of Muncie Civic Theatre’s production of “A Midsummer Night’s Dream,” opening this weekend at Minnetrista’s Oakhurst…


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Tea and Talk at Minnetrista on August 9th

By: Sam Condon— Muncie, IN—Take a look back at how schools of Delaware County operated in the past along with your friends during Tea & Talk at Minnetrista: Top Marks, on Wednesday, August 9 from 3–4:30 p.m. “Our school days means so much to us that we tend to hold…


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Thursday on the Quad With America’s Hometown Band, July 27th

By: Kathy Huggler— Muncie, IN—Thursday on the Quad with AHB is a FREE Concert Evening presented for the fun of it to the whole Delaware County community. Gather friends, family, and lawn chairs to enjoy this musical evening with the music-makers of Muncie’s very own America’s Hometown Band. The date…


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National Aeromodeling Championships Underway This Month at AMA

By: Mandee Mikulski— Muncie, IN—Thousands of pilots from across the country will visit the AMA’s International Aeromodeling Center throughout July and August for the National Aeromodeling Championships (Nats). Pilots come to Muncie to compete in various categories of model flying competition. Each pilot comes to win—some even try to earn spots…


Lexie Manor, 2017 Delaware County Fair Queen. Photo by: Mike Rhodes

Lexie Manor Named 2017 Delaware County Fair Queen

By: Mike Rhodes— Muncie, IN—Lexie Manor was named 2017 Delaware County Fair Queen at the 2017 Delaware County Fair Queen Pageant. The pageant was held Saturday July 8th at Northside Middle School.  Eleven young ladies competed for the title of 2017 Delaware County Fair Queen.  Lexie will take part in the Delaware…