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August 2005

From Bloomingpedia

August 31st, 2005 (Wednesday)

  • Another nice day in Bloomington. Gasoline prices went up as high as 3.19/gallon.

August 30th, 2005 (Tuesday)

  • [Hurricane Katrina] pushes heavy rain up through Bloomington and the rest of southern Indiana. It rained all day and night.

August 29th, 2005 (Monday)

August 27th, 2005 (Saturday)

August 24th, 2005 (Wednesday)

  • Move in starts at IU. The population of Bloomington increases by about 40,000 people.
  • Bloomingpedia has been live for one month and already has 89 articles, 11 users and 539 page edits.

August 17th, 2005 (Wednesday)

  • Over 140 people gather with candles for a Peace Vigil from 7:30pm to 8:30pm.

August 13th, 2005 (Saturday)

August 8th, 2005 (Monday)

  • Indiana University's Bloomington campus is chosen as home for historic issues of the Indianapolis News dating back to 1869.

August 7th, 2005 (Sunday)

  • Pete F. Chitwood, 40, drowned in a Bloomington rock quarry.

August 5th, 2005 (Friday)

  • The body of Carl Edward Runyon, was found hanging from a jungle gym in Bryan Park Friday night. He was a 37-year old man from Spencer.

August 4th, 2005 (Thursday)

August 3rd, 2005 (Wednesday)

August 2nd, 2005 (Tuesday)

August 1st, 2005 (Monday)

  • The body of Timothy Browning, 21, of Oolitic was found in Lake Monroe by divers who had been searching for his body for three days.
  • New street dividers were layout on the 3rd Street. Everyone is getting ready for students.


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