Bluffton, Indiana, was nicknamed “The Parlor City” over a century ago because its paved streets (a new phenomenon at the time) made the city “as clean as your parlor."
Richland Manor held its fifth annual car cruise eariler this month. According to Barry Schneck, over 50 vehicles entered.
Richland Manor also raised $182 and had 261 pounds of food donated at the event. The donations go to the Manor's Independent from Hunger Food Drive.
In addition, Richland Manor partnered with the Alzheimer's Association for its Walk to End Alzheimer's. The event raised $192 for that organzation.
This year's cruise-in winners follow:
Don Staley, Bluffton- 1949 Cushman Pacemaker Stepthru Scooter.
David Colley, Columbus Grove-1953 Ford Crown
Larry Hoverman, Lakeview-1956 Ford Convertible
Marion Hites, Lima- 1955 Chevy Bel-Air
Stan and Barb Caster, Cairo- 1967 Ford Fairlane Convertible
Buster Colley, Lima- 1956 Chevy Bel-Air