Articles in: Local Culture

Dallas Carter
- 3 days 15 min ago
Commercial radio was the bee’s knees across the world in the 1920s. Roughly 60 percent of families in the U.S. owned radios by the mid-1930s....
Trista Lutgring
- 1 week 6 days ago
Mardi Gras — the annual celebration in February filled with costumes, beads, and revelry before Ash Wednesday and “Fat Tuesday” is...
Riley Guerzini
- 2 weeks 1 day ago
Of all the Evansville traditions and celebrations, one event rises above the rest as the River City’s most notable annual attraction. The West...
Riley Guerzini
- 3 weeks 2 days ago
When it comes to entertainment, Evansville sure knows how to have a good time. From sports and nature trails to performing arts, the Tri-State offers...
Dallas Carter
- 3 weeks 2 days ago
In the January/February issue of Evansville Living, we toured the USS LST-325 at 610 N.W. Riverside Drive to give you the inside scoop on what lies...
Riley Guerzini
- 4 weeks 17 hours ago
The World Wars have a special connection to Evansville. Thousands of ammunitions, LSTs, and P-47 Thunderbolt planes were manufactured in the city...
Dallas Carter
- 4 weeks 18 hours ago
Anna Jean Stanley’s passion for antiques left a lasting legacy for her granddaughters, cousins Jasmine Elzy and Kyla Ford, owners of Corkscrew...
Riley Guerzini
- 4 weeks 2 days ago
Churches have long been a premier attraction of any city, with their remarkable architecture inside and out captivating the gaze of their...
Sharon Corbett Marsch • Edited by Trista Lutgring
- 4 weeks 6 days ago
Growing up in Evansville has such great memories for me. I was born here and lived here most of my life. Thinking of highlights of my childhood...
Trista Lutgring
- 4 weeks 6 days ago
Amy Word was certain the universe was showing her a sign. During the summer of 2019, while in talks to sell her restaurant Dapper Pig in Haynie...
Dallas Carter
- 4 weeks 6 days ago
The building at 662 S. Green River Road, home to the Nance family and Nance Galleries since 1958, contains a pristine world of color, art, and...
Dallas Carter
- 4 weeks 6 days ago
Corkscrew Curiosities — at 120 N. Elm St., Henderson, KY — overflows with peculiar and intriguing items from the past. But the richest...
Riley Guerzini
- 4 weeks 6 days ago
Each Sunday, Father Claude Burns carefully dresses in his traditional Catholic robes, grabs his Bible, and steps in front of the congregation at St....
Dallas Carter
- 5 weeks 9 min ago
Sitting on an overturned white crate in the studio space of his Downtown apartment, artist Drew Cooper reflects on the path that led to his show at...
Riley Guerzini
- 5 weeks 55 min ago
Since Easterseals Rehabilitation Center opened on Bellemeade Avenue in 1957, it has been home to many unique special events and traditions, all...
Dallas Carter
- 5 weeks 2 days ago
Home to roughly 118,580 people, Evansville is the third largest city in Indiana behind Fort Wayne and Indianapolis. Despite being mid-sized and much...
Heather Gray
- 5 weeks 6 days ago
After more than a decade, I soon will be leaving my role as Creative Director with Tucker Publishing Group for a new adventure in food media. While I...
Riley Guerzini
- 6 weeks 2 days ago
Talent comes in all shapes, sizes, genders, races, and, especially, ages. The youth of Evansville are some of our brightest citizens, with...
Dallas Carter
- 7 weeks 36 min ago
As we move into the new year with excitement, we took time to reflect on the positives in the past 12 months. In our 2020 City View issue, we covered...
Riley Guerzini
- 7 weeks 53 min ago
Wesselman Woods Nature Preserve is known for its breathtaking trails, nature playscape, and educational experiences, but another integral part of...