Posts for November 2012

A True Holiday Tradition: Christmas on the Square, Nov. 23

Posted on November 13, 2012 at 10:00 PM by Eric Ivie

As I drove through Danville, Indiana , the other day, I noticed town employees hanging the Christmas lights around the Courthouse, and I was reminded that one of my favorite events in Hendricks County is coming up soon: Christmas on the Square. On ... read more

Cookie Recipe Trail is back with some tasty morsels

Posted on November 11, 2012 at 10:00 PM by Josh Duke

Do you have a favorite cookie that you just expect to be on the dessert tray every year during the holidays? Those who know me know I’m not a big sweets eater despite my less than trim physique. But when I met and eventually married into my ... read more
I recently made my first visit to Chateau Thomas Winery in Plainfield, Indiana. As a first-timer, I decided to bring along my parents to attend a tasting with me. I'm definitely not a wine expert, but I do enjoy wine tastings and trying new ... read more

Celebrate Veterans Day at Dave's All-American

Posted on November 8, 2012 at 10:00 PM by Eric Ivie

When my wife and I moved to Hendricks County in 1999, we asked around to find out about the best places to eat . Among the most popular responses was Dave's All-American Pizza & Eatery, 1247 W. Main Street in Danville , Indiana. We tried it ... read more
Are you are a train collector or know someone who is? My dad loves train sets and growing up we always had a train in the house. Two of my favorite memories from those days were the train or trains set up to go around the Christmas tree, and that the ... read more

Local and Lovin' It: Judy Sexton shares her insight

Posted on November 5, 2012 at 10:00 PM by Aimee MacArthur

If you haven’t been to Danville's Bread Basket Cafe & Bakery , you must try it out for breakfast, lunch or to simply buy some homemade bread, pies and other baked goods. I recently enjoyed breakfast there and highly recommend the ... read more

Top 10: Hendricks County holiday events and festivals

Posted on November 4, 2012 at 10:00 PM by Amanda Miller

Has your calendar already filled up with holiday plans? Well, start looking for more space, because Hendricks County plays host to some fantastic holiday events and festivals that you must make time for! This list of the top 10 Hendricks County ... read more
Editor's Note: Today's post features guest blogger Lena Starkey of Round Lake, Illinois . She is the third of three winners of our Win & Grin summer contest to submit a post about her trip to Hendricks County. What follows is her ... read more

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