Steve Eddy


Steve Eddy is a West Lafayette native.  He received his bachelor’s and master’s degrees in political science from Purdue University and makes his living teaching social studies.  He and his wife, Mary, are raising three sons—two teens and one near-teen—who desperately wish to remain anonymous.

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Some would say parenting is a team sport – there’s even a book with that title.

But what happens when the two coaches have slightly different game plans?

About this time of year, college students are getting their things together for a return to campus.

For those going for the first time, their parents are preparing themselves for daily life without a son or daughter.

Father’s Day is Sunday – a time to celebrate fatherhood, paternal bonds, and the influence of fathers in society.

While there’s one special day set aside for dads each year, Lafayette resident Steve Eddy thinks really talking with your father should be more than an annual event.

Construction of two buildings this summer will change the look of Northwestern Avenue in West Lafayette – just north and south of Stadium Avenue.

One of the two is going up on a site that holds a lot of memories for Lafayette resident Steve Eddy.

The exterior illuminations of Clark Griswold in the movie Christmas Vacation are famous. Some people use his display as a model when lighting up their own homes.

Lafayette resident Steve Eddy is one of those admirers, but not necessarily a follower.