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We are now using a private online network called Nextdoor Blue Ridge, and we think you'll benefit from joining us. On our Nextdoor site, neighbors share community events, recommendations, items for sale/free, crime/safety concerns, ideas about how to make our neighborhood better, and more. Please join us to build a better neighborhood!

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Nextdoor: a New Neighborhood Website/Social Network

Greetings fellow Blue Ridgers:

The Bloomington Police Department has partnered with a new neighborhood web service (Nextdoor) and from what I’ve seen, I am very impressed. If everyone signs up, this could become our main communication tool for the neighborhood. The press release follows, but here is the essential info:

Blue Ridge is currently a . . . → Read More: Nextdoor: a New Neighborhood Website/Social Network

Blue Ridge is now on Twitter

If you like to get notified of new posts to the Blue Ridge website you can now follow @BlueRidge_Bloom on Twitter. Any new posts to the site will be announced here. Just look for the Twitter “Follow” button on the website’s front page or simply follow @BlueRidge_Bloom in your favorite Twitter client.

As a reminder, . . . → Read More: Blue Ridge is now on Twitter

Blue Ridge in the Indiana Daily Student

Last year Blue Ridge was honored to receive the City of Bloomington’s Mayor’s Excellence Award for the development of, and as the competition begins for 2012, an article in the IDS reflected on last year’s Blooming Neighbor Awards. Click here for the IDS article: Wins Mayor’s Excellence Award!

Blue Ridge has won the City of Bloomington’s 2011 Mayor’s Excellence Award for the development of! This competitive award is given to a Neighborhood Association that shows active participation in building relationships, develops creative solutions to address challenges, and invests effort toward fostering a more united neighborhood.

The competition is part of the city’s . . . → Read More: Wins Mayor’s Excellence Award!

The new is up!

Thank you for visiting our neighborhood’s new home on the web. If you’re a Blue Ridge resident, you should’ve received a username and password in the mail so that you can access the Resident Area of this site, which includes our Blue Ridge Neighborhood Directory, and forums where you can find a nearby babysitter, reviews . . . → Read More: The new is up!