Posts from December 2016

Top 10: Editor Choices for 2016

Thursday, December 29, 2016 9:00 AM by Josh Duke

Earlier this week, I unveiled our reader's most popular stories on the Hendricks County Insider blog in 2016 based on total views, but I wanted to take a different approach today by sharing some of my favorites while giving you a glimpse of what…

Top 10: Most Viewed Stories in 2016

Tuesday, December 27, 2016 9:00 AM by Josh Duke

As we wrap up 2016 and look ahead to next year, 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 commentary about each one from an…

Hendricks County New Year's Eve Primer

Thursday, December 22, 2016 9:00 AM by Crystal Paschal

In just a few days, 2016 will be drawing to a close, and we'll be welcoming in a new year. Whether you're hanging out with your entire family or enjoying a special date night, you might be looking for a special way to celebrate the dawning of 2017…

Weekend Primer: Dec. 16-18

Thursday, December 15, 2016 7:00 AM by Katy Mann

Baby, it's cold outside! But that doesn't mean you should stay in. Our last Weekend Primer of 2016 has everything you need to fill this upcoming weekend in Hendricks County with color, flavor and fun. Sensory Santa Activities Two separate sensory…

Top 10: Ways to Stay Busy Over Christmas Break

Wednesday, December 14, 2016 1:00 PM by Crystal Paschal

My kids will be on a break from school soon, and that means it will be my job to keep them occupied all day. Usually the first few days are fun and exciting, and then I start to hear: "Mom! I'm bored!" After that comes the fighting and arguing! It…

5 Local, Last-Minute Gift Ideas

Monday, December 12, 2016 8:00 AM by Eric Ivie

Try not to panic, but there is now less than two weeks until Christmas. Do you have your holiday shopping done? Visit Hendricks County's guide to one-of-a-kind gifts is super helpful to holiday shoppers, and as I've been making my way around…

This year I want to make sure to take my daughter to see Santa Claus. After doing a little research, I've come up with a great list of opportunities right here in Hendricks County. These events sound like so much fun, she might get to visit him a…

Weekend Primer: Dec. 9-11

Wednesday, December 7, 2016 11:00 AM by Stephanie Porter

The holiday season is upon us, and to my dismay, it often goes too quickly. If you're like me, you want to make the most of each weekend and the chance to enjoy the season with family. This weekend, there are a variety of events in Hendricks County…