Posts from July 2014

Weekend Primer: Aug. 1-3

Tuesday, July 29, 2014 7:58 PM by David Ayers

There really is no better way to recharge your batteries than to start thinking ahead to what's on tap for this weekend, and that is exactly what the Primer is here for. As we cruise through the end of the work week, I have a few suggestions for this…

Final Handmade Market of Season Aug. 9

Tuesday, July 29, 2014 1:46 AM by Angela Smail

For the fourth and final time this summer, the Danville Handmade Market will offer something a bit different. This first year event has truly been a hit already as a number of local artists have filled Washington Street on the east side of the…

Have a group in town? Need to plan a dinner meeting? Don't feel like hosting that family gathering at your house? Thankfully, there are many places in Hendricks County that accommodate large groups . Whether your group is here for an event…

Weekend Primer: July 24-26

Tuesday, July 22, 2014 11:01 PM by Eric Ivie

Our spectacular summer weather is predicted to continue across central Indiana, making this weekend a great time to visit Hendricks County and get out and about to enjoy a wide variety of activities. Thursday night isn't quite the weekend yet, but…

Unusual Sports Options in Hendricks County

Monday, July 21, 2014 3:15 PM by David Ayers

Remember the scene from the movie "Dodgeball" where the grizzled coach says, "...if you can dodge a wrench, you can dodge a ball? " Ok, well, maybe that's not what most of us have in mind when we're looking for a little recreation, but it's still…

How is your summer? Are there still a few things you want to accomplish? I’ve got my summer checklist out (it’s a long list), and I just marked off two places to visit in Hendricks County. I decided a Saturday day trip was in order, but I wanted to go…

Top 10: Hendricks County Family Activities

Friday, July 18, 2014 7:28 AM by Lauren Ayer

The 2014 Little League Major Boys State Tournament arrives in town Saturday at the Al & Jan Barker Sports Complex in Plainfield and will provide non-stop Little League baseball action until July 24. While the tournament is an attraction providing…

Top 10: Mayberry Cafe Insider Tips

Thursday, July 17, 2014 6:37 AM by Josh Duke

The Mayberry Cafe on the historic Hendricks County Courthouse Square in Danville has become one of the most iconic attractions in Hendricks County serving up a heaping helping of great food and Andy Griffith Show nostalgia since 1992. Anybody who has…