Posts from December 2015

Top 10: Editor Chooses Best of 2015

Thursday, December 31, 2015 6:57 PM by Josh Duke

Yesterday, I unveiled our reader's most popular stories on the Hendricks County Insider blog in 2015 based on total page views. Today, on this first day of 2016, I wanted to share my personal favorites from 2015. These 10 stories may not have had the…

Top 10: Stories From 2015

Wednesday, December 30, 2015 6:55 PM by Josh Duke

As we wrap up 2015 and look ahead to a milestone year for our state in 2016, we always like to look back at the Hendricks County Insider's most viewed stories from the past year in case you may have missed them. I will also provide a little…

It's finally Winter Break and everyone in my household is ecstatic. We've been counting down the days to a lighter, less hectic schedule. Sometimes, the season of peace can feel anything but. Winter Break usually means lounging in our pjs, a chance…

Weekend Primer: Dec. 18-20

Tuesday, December 15, 2015 6:53 PM by Meghan Stritar

It's officially here -- the last weekend before Christmas! As you prep for the holiday, be sure to check some of these events to help you relax and spend quality time with friends and family. Women can kick off the weekend with Ladies Night Out…

Frazee Gardens is one of my favorite places in Brownsburg. This spring, my husband and I went to the garden center and got some rose bushes and a beautiful dappled willow tree to plant in our garden. In the fall, I got some pumpkins and yellow mums…

Where to Fuel Up, Go For a Holiday Light Adventure

Thursday, December 10, 2015 6:55 PM by Katy Mann

Every December, families pile into their vehicles and head out to enjoy beautiful light displays in Hendricks County. Our family has made it a family tradition to squeeze into car seats in the minivan, blast the heat and set the radio to play…

I have some outstanding news for Christmas shoppers looking for unique and local one-of-a-kind gifts : Beasley's Orchard has opened a temporary pop-up store in The Shops at Perry Crossing in Plainfield! That's right, you can now get your hands on all…