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Christmas on the Square to Feature Gingerbread Characters

Posted on November 18, 2015 at 06:56 PM by Eric Ivie

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 ... read more

Where Will Santa Be in Hendricks County?

Posted on November 12, 2015 at 06:57 PM by Meghan Stritar

Santa has officially hit celebrity status at our house. My 5-year-old daughter has already mailed him her wishlist: A DinoTrux Mega Chompin' Ty Rux, which leaves us only six weeks to listen to her repeat this wish over and over and over again. I ... read more

Flashback: 5 Hendricks County Haunted Sites

Posted on October 25, 2015 at 07:54 PM by Josh Duke

Since we have officially entered Halloween week, I figured it was time to dust off one of my favorite blog posts on this topic that we have produced here on the Hendricks County Insider blog. This story debuted back on Oct. 25, 2012, and was the fine ... read more

Top Places to See Hendricks County Fall Foliage

Posted on October 15, 2015 at 07:53 PM by David Ayers

One of the most enduring memories I have of my late mother, Sandra, is the appreciation and enthusiasm, she always had for this time of year...October...when the leaves turn color and the seasons change. Her and my dad would celebrate their wedding ... read more

A Simple(ish) Summer at 3 Hendricks County Parks

Posted on August 9, 2015 at 07:59 PM by Stephanie Porter

I watched as my friend raided the dollar bins at Target the other day. She's home bound with the sweetest twin boys. Bless her! She also has a very busy 6-year-old daughter. She pinned all her hopes of keeping her eldest entertained with every ... read more

Weekend Primer: Aug. 6-9

Posted on August 4, 2015 at 07:54 PM by Eric Ivie

Another weekend is on the horizon, and as usual, Hendricks County offers a ton of family-friendly activities and events to enjoy. Here are a few that caught my eye. Kiwanis Klassic Family Movie Night Get an early start to the weekend by taking the ... read more

Weekend Primer: July 31-Aug. 2

Posted on July 28, 2015 at 07:50 PM by Josh Duke

Can you believe the calendar will turn to August this weekend? It really didn't hit me until I began writing the headline for this post. But folks our summer is dwindling. My son returns to school tomorrow and before you know it, fall will be ... read more

6 Hendricks County Run/Walk Events in August

Posted on July 27, 2015 at 07:54 PM by Beth Fife

Up for a muddy challenge? Prefer a non-timed, casual run/walk? Perhaps something in between? Hendricks County has it all this August! Mud Soap Run The Mud Soap Run is a 5K with 15-20 obstacles. It begins at 9 a.m. Aug. 1 at Ellis Park in Danville. ... read more

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