Posts from November 2015

"PLEEEEEASE!" That was a direct quote from me 19 years ago when I first rode past Ellis Park during the Winterland Light Show. My parents were on the receiving end of my begging and happily wanted to see what all of the lights in the park were, too…

One of the biggest and best holiday craft sales is returning to Plainfield in December. The Plainfied Tri Kappa Gingerbread Christmas Fine Arts and Crafts Show is a Hendricks County tradition, and it's also a great place to find unique, handmade…

Parades in July? Normal Outdoor event in October? Normal But parades and outdoor events in December?...in Indiana?!?! Well that is unique. So unique that thousands of people year after year keep coming back to Christmas Under the Stars in Brownsburg…

For the first time in many years, the Shops at Maple and Main streets in Pittsboro are filled with active businesses. To celebrate this business growth and encourage people to shop local this holiday season, the businesses on the northeast corner of…

The holiday season is upon us, and I have mountains of early Black Friday ads filling my mailbox and inbox to prove it. I love a good deal, but this year I'm going to hit the snooze button, make a leftover turkey sandwich and conserve some shopping…

Hello. My name is Karl. I'm a gingerbread man. You'll have to excuse my state of undress for the moment, but I'm still a work-in-progress for one of the most popular Christmas celebrations in Hendricks County : Christmas on the Square in Danville. I'm…

Weekend Primer: Nov. 20-22

Tuesday, November 17, 2015 6:55 PM by Katy Mann

Not many leaves hang from the trees in Hendricks County, they've all fluttered to the ground, leaving the landscape clear for the evergreens bursting in glory. The holidays are here and if all of the fun taking place this weekend isn't an indication…

Holiday Shopping: One-of-a-Kind Finds for Foodies

Sunday, November 15, 2015 6:59 PM by Josh Duke

We felt it was a time to add a new category to this year's One of a Kind Finds Holiday Gift Guide . In the past, we had a catch-all category that we called for Everyone Else. After finding so many food options that could be given as gifts we decided to…