Magazines and Newspapers
The Bloomington Alternative is a weekly journal of news and commentary published by journalist Steven Higgs. Access is free, but readers are asked to subscribe to help underwrite the costs associated with the Alternative’s production.
Bloom Magazine is an award-winning magazine that covers culture and lifestyle topics for Bloomington, Indiana, and the surrounding area. The print version is published bimonthly, but you can access its website, magbloom.com, anytime. New online content, including videos, photos, recipes, contests, and archived stories, is posted every business day. Magbloom.com also has the most inclusive events calendar in Bloomington and a comprehensive “Dining Out” guide of local restaurants.Bloom Magazine values high-quality production, exquisite graphic design and photography, and writing that is sharp, knowing, and entertaining. Each issue contains thought-provoking, relevant editorial about the area’s people, arts, culture, entertainment, homes, gardens, food, wine, health, fitness, and family life. Bloom is an independent, free magazine whose target audience is the city’s working and retired adult population, as well as visitors to our region. You can find a print version of the magazine at these locations: http://www.magbloom.com/get-a-copy/
THE RYDER is published monthly by in the dark enterprises and is distributed free in over 250 locations around Bloomington and on the Indiana University campus. If you have any submissions for the magazine, general questions, dates you d like to add to one of the event calendars, or general comments, feel free to contact us.