Walking Tour: Lions and Tigers & Bears (OH MY!)

Lions, Tigers and Bears (Oh My!) are taking over our cities! All throughout Downtown Lafayette and West Lafayette a menagerie of whimsical outdoor art are roaming around. The bears' territory runs from the 9th Street entrance to the Art Museum through Downtown Lafayette to the top of State Street…

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Ice Cream Mecca: Silver Dipper Ice Cream

Silver Dipper is our go to dessert place. I’m not a big drinker so to me, Silver Dipper is like that neighborhood bar, where everyone knows your name. Over the years we have gotten to know the owner, Dave, pretty well. He knows my whole family, my friends and we always shoot the breeze while there…

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11 Great Weekend Events in our 2 Great Cities!

[caption id="attachment_6425" align="alignleft" ] Bike to Work[/caption] Weekend Update! Looking for a fun Indiana weekend getaway? Or do you live in this area and are looking for entertainment close by? Check out the endless possibilities for fun events happening this upcoming weekend in…

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Fort Ouiatenon Blockhouse

Kelly Lippie, Collections Assistant / Program Coordinator, for the Tippecanoe County Historical Association, shares this blog. The original Fort Ouiatenon was founded by French fur traders around 1717 along the banks of the Wabash River (just south of the Current city of Lafayette, IN) and holds the…

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