Gary Sims, Science Teacher
Edgewood High School
Leading Light Award
English New Language Program
Colette Eno, Holly Daivs, and Hannah Shirley
University Elementary School
Lifetime Achievement Award
Lawrence (Larry) DeMoss, English Chair
Edgewood High School
Congratulations to A.E.A Design & Apparel on the official Grand Opening of the owner’s first retail shop in downtown Bloomington! What once was just a dream has finally become reality for Josh and his family. They celebrated with tours of the new space along with a few surprises as well as food and refreshments for guests. Visit 418 S Walnut Street, Suite C or online at www.aeadesigns4u.com.
On Friday, February 28 The Arts Alliance of Greater Bloomington held a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the new ArtBeat Community Arts Center in College Mall. They celebrated with a reception and the chance to meet local member artists. Visit them online at www.bloomingtonarts.org or in the College Mall near Macy’s!
Congratulations to Indiana Building Resources on their ribbon cutting! BTown Clean LLC, a Bloomington-based commercial cleaning company led by award-winning and locally recognized entrepreneur, Patrick Rubeck, merged with California-based building entity, B.R. & Co to create Indiana Building Resources, a full-line building and facility maintenance organization. Visit 463 S Landmark Avenue or call (812) 269-5655 for more information!
Congratulations to The Standard Grain Restaurant on their ribbon cutting! They celebrated the Grand Opening of their new restaurant that offers International cuisine, essential grains, fresh fruits, and vegetables, fabulous homemade soups, in-house pastries and much more. For more information or reservations, call (812) 369-4288 or visit 403 N Walnut St.
Congratulations to Alibi Bloomington on their ribbon cutting as they officially kicked off their new store! Guests enjoyed appetizers, sweet treats, beverages and much more. Stop by 1535 S. Piazza Drive or online www.shopalibi.com.
Congratulations to Mateo’s Buffet on their ribbon cutting! They celebrated the Grand Opening of their new restaurant that offers American and Latin food. Stop by their new location at 116 S. Franklin Road or call (812) 336-2775.
Congratulations to Village Pub on their ribbon cutting! They celebrated their Grand Opening with complimentary cocktail samples and passed appetizers. Visit their new location at 206 N Walnut Street or online at www.vpbtown.com.
Congratulations to Piace Boutique on their ribbon cutting! They celebrated the Re-Grand Opening of their boutique that recently moved inside of the College Mall. Visit them in between Spencer’s and Earthbound (by the food court) or online at www.piaceboutique.com.