Southside Times Sept. 25 - Oct 1, 2014 Cover

Southside Times Sept. 25 – Oct. 1, 2014

FRONT PAGE

Triathlon Triumph

Perry Township’s Todd Shellenberger achieves his dream of qualifying for Ironman World Championship Ever since Todd Shellenberger began competing in triathlons 20 years ago, he would watch the Ironman World Championships in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii with his family and dream about going. The last three years, his finishing times have continued to drop. This year, he
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September 25th, 2014

Opinion


Torry’s Top Ten

By: Torry Stiles

Top Ten reasons the K-Mart on Madison Avenue is closing  by Torry Stiles Frivolous lawsuits. One too many people walked into the barbed wire display while texting. Changing economic climate. The stores employees and wholesalers kept insisting they be paid which meant the store had to insist customers pay for stuff… the whole system bogged
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September 25th, 2014

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Weekly Movie Review 9/18/14

By: Adam Staten

The Drop; Definitely one to pick up Ever do something that you weren’t exactly proud of?  Whether it’s wasting two hours of your life watching a Kevin Hart movie or something as unforgivable as buying a U2 cd, we all have things we’d rather not remember from our past.  Unfortunately, those past transgressions come back to
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September 18th, 2014

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Living

The end of mindless eating

By: Wendell Fowler

“How can I describe it? Good food is like music you can taste, color you can smell. There is excellence all around you. You need only to be aware to stop and savor it.”  Gusteau From Rattatoulle From our first breath till our last exhale, we’re told what’s good for us, heavily influenced by our
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September 25th, 2014

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LATEST NEWS

6:51 am

Seniors from across the Southside have participated in National Yoga Month this September. Although, when many people first hear the word yoga, they don’t know what to expect from it, said Jessie Friskney, who instructs a chair yoga class for American Senior Communities, including Rosegate Assisted Living, 7510 Rosegate Dr. on the Southside of Indianapolis.
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6:45 am

By Marais Jacon-Duffy Krystal Earl sits on a picnic blanket near a chain link fence following the first base line. The Indianapolis Sports Park on Harding Rd. is busy on a Saturday morning in September, but she scored a prime seat. She and her three young children travelled from Kalamazoo, Michigan, to watch her husband
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6:14 am

Perry Township’s Todd Shellenberger achieves his dream of qualifying for Ironman World Championship Ever since Todd Shellenberger began competing in triathlons 20 years ago, he would watch the Ironman World Championships in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii with his family and dream about going. The last three years, his finishing times have continued to drop. This year, he
…read more

6:12 am

“How can I describe it? Good food is like music you can taste, color you can smell. There is excellence all around you. You need only to be aware to stop and savor it.”  Gusteau From Rattatoulle From our first breath till our last exhale, we’re told what’s good for us, heavily influenced by our
…read more

6:11 am

This is Where I Leave You; excellent cast, mediocre film   Every so often there comes a film that incites a great deal of anticipation. Usually, these feelings are dashed to bits like a child waking up on Christmas morning to unwrap a package of clothes.  Other times, on rare occasions, a film meets, and
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6:06 am

Top Ten reasons the K-Mart on Madison Avenue is closing  by Torry Stiles Frivolous lawsuits. One too many people walked into the barbed wire display while texting. Changing economic climate. The stores employees and wholesalers kept insisting they be paid which meant the store had to insist customers pay for stuff… the whole system bogged
…read more

7:18 am

The Drop; Definitely one to pick up Ever do something that you weren’t exactly proud of?  Whether it’s wasting two hours of your life watching a Kevin Hart movie or something as unforgivable as buying a U2 cd, we all have things we’d rather not remember from our past.  Unfortunately, those past transgressions come back to
…read more