Welcome to the East Bank Ink, a new weekly newspaper about us, our neighbors, and our neighborhood. We each love South Bend and care deeply about our neighborhood, your neighborhood, the East Bank. Together we invite you to join us on this journey to produce East Bank Ink. Initially this publication will be a single two-sided paper, with pages added as our neighborhood contributors write more. Thank you for reading – we will be back next week.
East Bank Architecture
Our feature this week, the 4th in the series, is the Z Crepeau building. Built in 1892 on Hill Street, it sits just north of…Read More
Tips for Visiting a Salon During the Pandemic
Well, I finally ventured out today for my first haircut since before the pandemic! I had mixed feelings about heading back to the salon, but…Read More
Buy Nothing East Bank
One thing that’s obvious from watching our community in action is that neighbors love helping neighbors. This week in Buy Nothing, member Elizabeth wanted to…Read More
Prime Rib Roast
Prime Rib’s exact origin and beginnings is unclear, although most historians agree roasts became popular during the Industrial Revolution in the United Kingdom, Australia, Ireland,…Read More
How did the East Bank Village begin?
We are lucky to live in the East Bank Village and are surrounded by reminders of its history…a history that helped form South Bend. Back…Read More