Posts from September 2017

We watch a lot of Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives on The Food Network in my home, so when I heard that a restaurant that was featured on the show opened a location in Hendricks County recently, my family and I had to check out Metro Diner in Plainfield…

Celebrate National Alpaca Farm Day at Montrose Farms

Monday, September 18, 2017 2:00 PM by Beth Fife

As I'm driving out to Montrose Farms Alpaca Ranch in Brownsburg to meet with the owner Lori Lovely, I began to doubt my GPS. It seemed odd an alpaca ranch/farm would be located within close proximity to residential areas. Once I pulled into the long…

In the 1970s, the women of the Plainfield Friends Meeting would come together to hold a "Church Mouse Sale." They originally held the sale in the church basement, but over the years it expanded to the church lawn, and then in the 1980s a parade was…

Top 10: Patio Escapes in Hendricks County

Friday, September 8, 2017 4:00 PM by Katy Mann

If Indiana isn’t famous for good old porch sitting, I don’t know what it’s famous for. Warm, breezy summers, crisp fall evenings with fresh air flowing through the patio and beautiful spring days with the chirping of birds and buzzing of bees are all…

Local & Lovin' It: Miss Indiana Haley Begay

Tuesday, September 5, 2017 2:00 PM by Josh Duke

Pittsboro and Hendricks County resident Haley Begay will begin preliminary competition for the Miss America pageant Wednesday as the recently crowned Miss Indiana. You can even vote for Haley for the People's Choice Award at this link to ensure she…

Barbecue and blues music just seem to go together, don't they? Something about the rich flavor of barbecue pairs up perfectly with the rich sounds of the blues. The first annual Blues and BBQ Festival in Brownsburg will combine the very best of both…