Articles in: Local Culture

Dallas Carter
- 3 days 15 hours ago
With Giving Tuesday already under our belts, many Evansville nonprofits and organizations are making it easy to keep the charitable spirit alive...
Jodi Keen
- 2 weeks 2 days ago
At roughly 7 a.m. this Sunday, Nov. 21, several explosive charges will detonate, and the 18-story tower at 420 Main St. will crumble to the ground,...
Sarah Thurman
- 4 weeks 2 days ago
“Life has loveliness to sell,” Sara Teasdale wrote in her 1918 poem “Barter.” Indeed, innkeepers Ryan and Lucinda Embry enjoy...
Dallas Carter
- 4 weeks 2 days ago
At the height of the COVID-19 pandemic, a group of volunteers handed out about 7,000 USDA farm-to-family food boxes per week at Hartke Pool on...
Riley Guerzini
- 4 weeks 3 days ago
Built into the handmade rows of shelves filled with books, board games, and artwork inside Your Brother’s Bookstore is the vision of two...
Dallas Carter
- 5 weeks 2 days ago
It’s all smiles and waves from the newest residents of Mesker Park Zoo and Botanic Garden. On Oct. 27, 14 Humboldt penguins made their debut...
Riley Guerzini
- 7 weeks 3 days ago
If you’re driving on Diamond Avenue early — very early — Saturday morning, you might notice a group of people along the side of the...
Dallas Carter
- 9 weeks 2 days ago
In the September/October issue of Evansville Living, we caught up with Olympians Lilly King and Jackie Young. Both Tri-State natives medaled at the...
Dallas Carter
- 10 weeks 3 days ago
Hispanic Heritage Month is celebrated annually in the United States from Sept. 15 to Oct. 15 and began as National Hispanic Heritage Week in 1968...
Evansville Living Staff
- 10 weeks 4 days ago
It’s time again to celebrate the local businesses, community leaders, attractions, and events that light up our city. While Evansville Living...
Dallas Carter
- 10 weeks 5 days ago
Before the sun fully rises each morning, Evansville Police Department Sgt. Tyrone Wood and officer Paul Harper are already feeding, brushing, bathing...
Dallas Carter
- 11 weeks 2 days ago
Anyone watching the recent Tokyo Olympics likely heard the Tri-State mentioned on air. Competitive swimmer and Evansville native Lilly King and WNBA...
Evansville Living Staff
- 11 weeks 3 days ago
As much as the staff of Evansville Living hates to see summer go, the recent hot and humid weather has us longing for the fall. Fortunately, the...
Riley Guerzini
- 12 weeks 3 days ago
Shanah Tovah! Evansville Living wishes a happy new year to our Jewish readers across the Tri-State. Rosh Hashanah, which began Monday, is one of...
Evansville Living Staff
- 12 weeks 3 days ago
Starting with its November/December 2001 issue, Evansville Living shared Tri-State residents' stories in a series called “From This Day Forward...
Dallas Carter
- 12 weeks 3 days ago
Mikaela Jenkins’ hands made contact with the wall of the pool during the 100-meter butterfly S10 race on Aug. 31, 2021 at the 2020 Tokyo...
Dallas Carter
- 15 weeks 3 days ago
Under a July sun, boaters on the Ohio River began to circle near the Evansville riverfront waiting for the semi-annual, man-made sand bar to pop up....
Dallas Carter
- 16 weeks 3 days ago
Swaying from side to side like the controlled motion of a pendulum, the Ohio River Scenic Railway train peeled away from the Depot in Tell City,...
Jodi Keen
- 19 weeks 3 days ago
Editor’s note: This is an extended version of the feature story about Philip Lawrence that ran in the July/August 2021 issue of Evansville...
Dallas Carter
- 19 weeks 4 days ago
When you become a pro boxer at 15 years old, win a World Boxing Association Championship at 26 years old, and end your career with a 44-7-4 record,...