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Top 10: Ways Danville Resembles Mayberry

Posted on May 9, 2014 at 07:01 AM by Eric Ivie

Next weekend, May 17 and 18, is the inaugural Mayberry in the Midwest Festival in Danville, Ind. -- right in the heart of Hendricks County -- celebrating the fictional town of Mayberry, N.C., as well as what the term "Mayberry" has come to ... read more

Weekend Primer: May 9-11

Posted on May 6, 2014 at 11:16 PM by David Ayers

This weekend, it’s all about mom. What she wants to do, where she wants to go and none of it involves her fixing anything … and, hey, that’s as it should be for all they do for us, right? But, ahead of serving up breakfast in bed ... read more
Every year outside my kitchen window a family of birds builds a nest in the bush. The kids and I love to watch the interaction of mom and dad as they care for their eggs. We have been able to peek in and see little mouths waiting for mom to return ... read more

4 Educational Excursions in Hendricks County

Posted on April 13, 2014 at 11:27 PM by Becky Wilson-Lusk

As a parent, there is nothing more exciting to me than watching my children explore, learn and have fun all at the same time. Young minds are like a sponge for knowledge. Excitement seeps out as they encounter something new. And it's even better ... read more

Find Handmade Treasures at Red Horse Livery

Posted on March 23, 2014 at 11:47 PM by Eric Ivie

Editor's Note: Unfortunately, the Red Horse Livery went out of business shortly after this article was posted. The little town of Coatesville, Ind. in western Hendricks County wasn't anything more to me than a wide spot in Ind. 75 until ... read more
Do you call yourself a yarn addict? Do you find that every free crevice of your home has a skein of yarn tucked into it for storage? When you plan a vacation, do you map out all the yarn shops along the way? If this sounds familiar, you’re in ... read more

Top 10: Hendricks County's Best-Kept Secrets, 2014 Edition

Posted on February 9, 2014 at 10:37 PM by Eric Ivie

A year ago, we asked our Facebook community for input on the best-kept secrets in Hendricks County . We received a ton of great suggestions, and last year's blog post was wildly popular. Hendricks County is in a perpetual state of growth, so we ... read more

A Sweet Experience: Downtown Danville Chocolate Walk

Posted on February 3, 2014 at 10:35 PM by Eric Ivie

I've said it before , and I'll say it again: I can't stand Valentine's Day. I do love chocolate, though, so when I was driving around Hendricks County and noticed a sign for the third annual Downtown Danville Chocolate Walk from ... read more

Bringing a Group to Visit Hendricks County

Posted on January 19, 2014 at 10:44 PM by Tracy Whetstone

Wow, how time flies when you’re having fun! It’s hard to believe that the holidays have come and gone. Thinking back to the holidays, I wanted to share an experience we had at Visit Hendricks County that most of our visitors and locals ... read more

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