Sharon Grubbs with a Petal it Forward bouquet. 650 bouquet's will be given away on Wednesday. Photo by: Mike Rhodes

“Petal It Forward” with Flowers on October 19th

Muncie, IN —Foister’s Flowers and Gifts will be hitting the streets of Muncie on Wednesday, October 19, 2016 handing out hundreds of flowers to busy residents to help brighten up their week, as part of the “Petal It Forward” program, in partnership with the Society of American Florists (SAF), of…

A view of the new brickwork and parking spaces in front of HEIDIJHALE, 301 S. Walnut Street. Photo by: Mike Rhodes

Downtown Muncie: Many Hands Tackle Heavy Work

By: Ty Morton— To many folks in Muncie, particularly those downtown, the past seventeen months may have seemed like an eternity; but they will have yielded decades of improvement in business development and quality of life. It all began with fulfilling a federally-mandated requirement from 1972 that our combined storm and sanitary…

Photo By: Charles Jamieson

The Future is Now. Creating the “Next” Muncie

By: Charles Jamieson— If you’re like me, it has been exciting to watch our city, and in particular, the downtown core (defined as inside the border of Madison, Wysor, Liberty and Victor streets), change for the better over the past four years. At times, over the past few years, it…