Tag: small towns

  • Welcome to Aurora

    Aurora, Indiana, on old US 50 — a charming old town.

  • Captured: Felke Florist

    If you’ve never been to Plymouth, put it on your list; it is a charming small Indiana city. I came to appreciate it on my many passes through as I explored the Michigan Road in 2008. Its intact old downtown is filled with viable local shops; well-cared-for homes dating to the mid-1800s line the Michigan Road…

  • Stilesville

    Several tiny towns dot the National Road in western Indiana, but most of them never developed any businesses of consequence (or at least no evidence survives) and today are little more than a collection of aging homes. Stilesville, however, apparently managed to develop a small local economy. I say apparently because Stilesville boasts an actual,…

  • The arch at Marshall, Indiana

    Marshall, Indiana’s welcoming arch.