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The IU Department of Medicine did such an outstanding job describing Indianapolis, we thought we would share their About Indy page.  Look below the "iframe" for additional information on Indianapolis.

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Video courtesy of The Indianapolis Convention & Visitors Association.  "For You From Me" features the music of Indiana's own Jon McLaughlin.

The song, off Jon's current release aptly titled "Indiana," speaks to the ICVA's eagerness to share our city with visitors. The video was shot in Indianapolis and showcases the best of what the city has to offer. Video directed by Seth Hancock.

Did You Know?

Indianapolis was ranked the most affordable city to buy a house according to the National Association of Homebuilders and Wells Fargo Housing Opportunity Index as reported by CNN Money.

The new Indianapolis airport which opened in 2008 and was chosen by travelers as No. 1 for overall traveler satisfaction in a recent study by J.D. Power. As reported in the deltaskymag.com April 2010 issue, page 20.

"While the city lays claim to 10 world-class sports venues, that is just a fraction of its cultural institution tally: 14 museums, 21 galleries and 25 performing arts centers and theaters."
       ---The Washington Post, May 28, 2008

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