Posts from September 2012

Film Festival of Hendricks County, Oct. 5-7

Thursday, September 27, 2012 11:00 PM by Amanda Miller

Independent films. One historic theater. Popcorn making you salivate. Live entertainment. Mark your culture calendar for the weekend of Oct. 5-7, because the second annual Film Festival of Hendricks County is approaching. See independent short films…

Scarecrows invade Hendricks Co. Courthouse Square Oct. 6

Wednesday, September 26, 2012 11:00 PM by Eric Ivie

The crows are coming to Hendricks County, Indiana! With the arrival of fall, Downtown Danville offers a fun, family-oriented way of scaring them off -- the 5th annual Scarecrow Festival on Saturday, Oct. 6 at the Courthouse Square. From noon to 3…

Fall in Hendricks County always includes a couple of trips out to Beasley’s Orchard. Yes, I do go early to buy apples so I can make applesauce and apple butter (or buy it there!) but I also make a point to go out (at least once) through what I…

Editor's Note: This is the first of five Crafty Tuesday posts spotlighting some of our great Hendricks County shops and tying in a fall craft idea. In the post below, find out how you can win a $25 gift certificate. Welcome to fall! Isn't it great…

Let me just start by saying that I've kinda made it a point in life to never go to the county jail. Just really wasn't something high on my list of life priorities! However, a while back as a member of the Leadership Hendricks County program I was…

When pondering great artists, who do you think of? Picasso? Matisse? Warhol? How about Amy Nicoletto, Jose "Inkfather" Sanchez, or Timothy Boor? Never heard of those last three? That may be because they don't use a traditional canvas for their…

Editor's Note: Today's post features guest blogger Mark Bellucci of Sellersburg, Indiana . He is the second of three winners of our Win & Grin summer contest to submit a post about his trip. What follows is his personal account of his Hendricks County…

There's a crispness to the air as summer loses its grip on Hendricks County. Believe it or not, autumn and Halloween are not far away. To get into the seasonal and holiday spirit, my daughters and I took a trip out to McCloud Nature Park, just…