Derek Richey

These images appear in Richey's "Bloomington: Now & Then." Old homes along East Kirkwood, such as 220 E. Kirkwood (top) and 206 and 208 E. Kirkwood (bottom), were frequently torn down to create parking spaces. Bloomington is currently going through another shift, with many of these parking lots being turned into apartments and hotels. | Courtesy images

Lynae Sowinski
Vice President, Board of Directors at Limestone Post
Lynae joined Limestone Post in the summer of 2015. She works with all contributors and manages the editorial content for the site.

A Bloomington native, Lynae graduated with honors from Indiana University’s School of Journalism in 2012 with a minor in sociology. She started her editing career at Bloom Magazine as a high school intern and, over the course of almost eight years, advanced to the position of associate editor. Among other duties, she managed the website, magbloom.com, which won Best Journalism Website in 2012 from the Indiana chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists.