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Hamilton addicted
Indiana Gov. Eric Holcomb has recently signed three bills into law to fight the opiate epidemic. One of those laws limits the amount of opioids that can be prescribed to a first time patient.

The second of the three allows local governments to establish needle exchange programs, a topic that has been debated throughout the state.

Monday, May 22, 2017
Hamilton addicted
Hamilton County accounted for 447 inmates convicted of drug charges in the Indiana prison system in 2015. That was the fourth highest among the state's 92 counties, according to the Indiana Department of Corrections annual report.

"The heroin problem is a real problem, and it's real here in Hamilton County," said Lee Buckingham, Hamilton County prosecutor.

Saturday, May 20, 2017
Riverview Health plans women's health, wellness event
Riverview Health has scheduled a family-friendly women's health and wellness event on 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. June 17.

The event will be held at Riverview Health Rehab & Fitness in Noblesville at 601 Westfield Road, Noblesville.

Saturday, May 20, 2017
Crosswalks to receive an artistic facelift this weekend
Nickel Plate Arts invites you to participate in a community art project today and Sunday.

The arts organization will be adding artistic embellishments to the crosswalks at 9th and Maple streets in Noblesville from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. both days.

Saturday, May 20, 2017
Carmel student volunteers time to help seniors with technology
CARMEL - Using a computer or even playing a game on your cell phone may seem easy to some people, but for seniors that's not always the case.

Enter 18-year-old Eric Postel, a senior at Carmel High School. He's been volunteering at The Barrington of Carmel, an SQLC senior living community, for about five months. On a Sunday afternoon for about two hours every month, he helps the residents set up their printers, laptops, iPads and cell phones.

Friday, May 19, 2017
Plan to end epidemic calls for multi-faceted approach
Gov. Eric Holcomb's strategy for ending Indiana's drug epidemic is a multi-faceted approach focused on supporting and improving prevention, treatment, enforcement, and community aid.

Indiana's Commission to Combat Drug Abuse had a meeting detailing Holcomb's plan to deal with Indiana's opiate crisis Thursday.

Friday, May 19, 2017
Hamilton addicted
Hamilton County has been called a prime market for heroin dealers.

The affluent lifestyles, the low crime rate, the ability for higher status drug dealers to go unnoticed-all reasons why distributors for the Mexican drug cartels love places like Hamilton County Indiana, said Fairbanks Chief Clinical Officer Robin Parsons.

Friday, May 19, 2017
A week of fun awaits at Noblesville Parks' Noble Kids Camp
The Noblesville Parks and Recreation staff is looking to build on the success of Noble Kids Camp during its second year of offering all-day summer camps. The traditional half-day camp option is still available, but with extended full-day, week-long camps the parks offers an alternative for Noblesville parents and children.
Friday, May 19, 2017
Ward elected district president
Hamilton County Surveyor Kenton C. Ward was recently elected to serve as the President of the Association of Indiana Counties East Central District.

The elections were held at the District's annual meeting in Shelbyville.

Friday, May 19, 2017
'Subscription' calls not from Times
It was reported to The Times that some people have received phone calls with the caller saying that "your local paper is about to expire." These are NOT from The Times. During most summer months, we do not use telemarketers. However, when we do, our people are instructed to identify themselves and our company very clearly.
Thursday, May 18, 2017
Carmel students plant trees for residents of the Plaza at the Barrington
CARMEL - Two seniors from Carmel High School are making a difference in their community.

Jake Hughes and Michael MacNulty were assigned a "Do Something Project" in their AP environmental science class, and decided they wanted to do something for memory support residents to enjoy at The Plaza at The Barrington of Carmel, the senior living community's health care neighborhood.

Thursday, May 18, 2017
Hamilton addicted
A's daughter E started using heroin as a teenager. She struggled for more than a year before admitting she had a problem to her family.

"We were watching TV, and our daughter walked in and said, 'I have something to talk to you about.' She started crying and said, 'I've been using heroin for a year and I can't stop,'" A said.

Thursday, May 18, 2017
Mundy named Noblesville associate superintendent
Noblesville Schools announced today that Dr. David Mundy, superintendent of Sheridan Community Schools, has been appointed associate superintendent of Noblesville Schools. The associate superintendent position will have responsibility for both human resources and operations across the district.
Thursday, May 18, 2017
Linville's celebrate 60 Years
Don and Wanda Linville of Noblesville are celebrating their 60th anniversary on June 14, 2017. They were married in 1957 at Assembly of God Church in Indianapolis by the Rev. T.L. Vibbert. Their attendants were Elzie Weimer and Darlene Johnson.
Thursday, May 18, 2017
Riverview Health Foundation raises funds for healthcare services
Riverview Health Foundation and Smith's Jewelers hosted a Freida Rothman Jewelry trunk show at The Bridgewater Club. With more than 60 women in attendance, nearly $2,000, which was a portion of total sales, went to the Women of Vision Giving Club.
Wednesday, May 17, 2017
Developmental preschool & childcare opens Noblesville program
ABC's & 123's Learning Centers, an Indiana preschool and childcare center, is opening its newest facility in Noblesville.

The program offers advanced safety technology and procedures, highly educated teachers, and developmental curriculum for children 6 weeks to 12 years of age.

Wednesday, May 17, 2017
Westfield chamber looking for businesses
WESTFIELD - The Westfield Chamber of Commerce is looking for businesses to participate in its Career Exploration Internship program.

Here is some information about the internship program:

Career Exploration Internship is a course that allows students to work in a public or private sector workplace learning about a possible career interest.

Wednesday, May 17, 2017
Hamilton Addicted
The summer of 2012 was a hot one, and B's car didn't have air conditioning. He was sitting in the driver seat with his friend J to his right.

"We were shooting up by Castleton Mall. We were conversing, and I never got a response," he said.

B smacked J's chest, curious at the lack of response.

"I looked over and he was like dead."

Wednesday, May 17, 2017
Noblesville announces 2017 Teachers of the Year
Noblesville Schools has named four educators as 2017 Teachers of the Year. The teachers were nominated by their principals and were then selected for the honor by a committee of administrators.
Wednesday, May 17, 2017
Three community-improvement projects win seed funding from HAND
HAND Inc. has selected three community-improvement projects in Hamilton County to receive $500 in seed funding as part of our Neighborhoods NOW initiative.
Wednesday, May 17, 2017
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Tuesday, May 16, 2017
Conner Prairie rep selected for residency
FISHERS - A Conner Prairie senior leadership team member is one of 62 museum leaders selected for residency this summer in an international executive education program for museum leaders.

Indianapolis resident Brian Mancuso joined Conner Prairie as director of exhibits in 2012.

Tuesday, May 16, 2017
Cabela's to celebrate Memorial Day with Hometown Heroes event
Cabela's will celebrate Memorial Day, and honor those who serve our nation and community, with an in-store Hometown Heroes event May 20 and May 21. All active military and veterans, law-enforcement, firefighters and emergency services personnel will be offered increased discounts on in-store purchases during the event.
Tuesday, May 16, 2017
Ivy Tech enrolling now for June and August classes
Ivy Tech Community College Hamilton County is hosting an Express Enrollment event May 23 to enroll students for summer and fall classes.

There is still time to register for summer classes, which begin the week of June 5. Many online options are available.

Tuesday, May 16, 2017
Heights resource officer nominated for award
ARCADIA - Hamilton County Sheriff's Deputy Jon Tindal has been nominated for the National Association of School Resource Officers (NASRO) Regional Exceptional Service Award.

Tindal, who has served as School Resource Officer (SRO) at Hamilton Heights Middle School since 2014, has made a positive and far-reaching impact on the students and faculty of the school, according to those in contact with him on a daily basis.

Tuesday, May 16, 2017
Federal Hill packed on opening day
Federal Hill Commons, Noblesville's newest park, was packed Saturday night as the new community area celebrated its grand opening.

The 6.5 acre space was filled with spectators as the Rugged Brothers Band welcomed people in. Activities included live music, a playground, bounce houses, and promotional booths for the Noblesville Parks and Recreation Department and Riverview Health.

Monday, May 15, 2017
Riverview Health launches an online patient portal
Riverview Health has launched MyChart, an online portal that gives patients, along with physicians and clinical staff, enhanced access to medical records and a better way to manage care.

"In healthcare, communication is so important to providing an excellent experience," said Seth Warren, Riverview Health president and CEO.

Sunday, May 14, 2017
Noblesville grad gets national ag scholarship
Kyle Schmidt, a 2014 Noblesville High School graduate received a $1,500 scholarship from the America's Farmers Grow Ag Leaders program.

"I am honored to represent my farm family heritage, my school, and Hamilton County in growing the future of agriculture," Schmidt said. "From my first year of 4-H showing swine, sheep, and goats to interning at a farmstead artisan goat cheese dairy and creamery, I am passionate about science and the veterinarian's role in animal health and welfare."

Saturday, May 13, 2017
Moms of maternity unit
As Mother's Day rolls around, The Times took a look at how the women of the Riverview Health Maternity unit like to spend the special day. When they aren't working on helping women bring new life into the world and make the transition into motherhood, this is how they celebrate.

Alexis Warriner has worked in maternity for 2 years. "I enjoy being surrounded by strong and empowering women as they bring new life into the world," she said. She and her 11 month old daughter Clara aim to spend their first Mother's Day together at the Cincinnati Zoo.

Saturday, May 13, 2017
Orange Park ready for unveiling
Orange Park in Atlanta will have its official grand opening Saturday. The fields, previously owned by the city of Atlanta have been acquired by Orange Youth Baseball and will host its first tournament this weekend.

"We were going into our fifth season and we've never had a place to call home," said Steve Burzynski, founder of OYB. "These fields had sat unused for six years.

Thursday, May 11, 2017
Conner Prairie given national award
Conner Prairie is one of five recipients of the Excellence in Exhibition award in the country. The history park, Indiana's first Smithsonian affiliated museum, was given the honor by the American Alliance of Museums for the William Conner House exhibit on Monday.

"This exhibit is the staple of Conner Prairie," said Duane Brodt, director of public relations for the museum. "The story we've been trying to tell is how William Conner shaped this state and the area around it."

Thursday, May 11, 2017
Big challenge from Big Brothers
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Indiana is in the middle of its 100 Men in 50 Days campaign.

The organization specializes in fostering one-on-one mentoring relationships between children in Hamilton, Marion and Madison counties with adults in the area.

Thursday, May 11, 2017
Common council will vote on sewer tax hike
The Noblesville Common Council will vote on a 3.5 percent increase on sewer taxes at its next meeting.

The proposed increase comes as a result of two mandatory federal projects. The Environmental Protection Agency and the Indiana Department of Environmental Management are requiring the city to take on two projects, both to start within the year, and both with no federal funding.

Thursday, May 11, 2017
Hamilton County Leadership Academy accepting applications
The Hamilton County Leadership Academy (HCLA) announced they are currently accepting applications for the 2017-2018 class. The ten-month program will begin in August 2017 and run through June, 2018. Applications are due June 30, 2017. The application may be found online at www.HCLA.net.
Thursday, May 11, 2017
Survivors prepare for annual Relay For Life
Christy Linn is an avid gardener, a bee keeper, a registered nurse in the Riverview Health maternity unit, a mother of two daughters and a 17 year breast cancer survivor.

One daughter was a freshman in college while the other was in 8th grade when Linn was told she had breast cancer at the age of 44.

It was May of 1999.

Tuesday, May 9, 2017
Club unveils Sheehan namesake
The new Boys & Girls Club of Noblesville will be named The Sheehan Family Club.

The name was unveiled Tuesday morning during an official ground-breaking ceremony for the new $6.7-million 33,900-square-foot club, which is being constructed next to the Club's current Community Center at 150 N. 17th St., Noblesville.

The Sheehan family - Tom and Soni Sheehan - donated $2 million to the Club's capital campaign.

Tuesday, May 9, 2017
Breaking new ground
Jennifer Baskerville-Burrows was elected as the first African-American bishop in Indiana and spent Sunday at Noblesville's St. Michael Episcopal Church.

The church, located in South Harbor in Noblesville hosted the bishop for their groundbreaking service Sunday.

They plan to add to their current building a new worship space with a new alter. Baskerville-Burrows led the congregation in a prayer dedication before the church's normal service.

Sunday, May 7, 2017
More rain possible this weekend
Saturday, May 6, 2017
BREAKING NEWS: Sandbags available to Hamilton County residents
Hamilton County Emergency Management is again offering sandbags to assist Hamilton County residents prepare for potential flooding. Sandbags are available from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. today. Filled sandbags are available for self-service loading, transportation, and disposal at 1717 Pleasant St., Noblesville.
Friday, May 5, 2017
Flooding expected
The city of Noblesville is expecting to see flooding along SR 19 and Allisonville road this weekend, and a Yellow Level Travel Advisory has been issued for roads in unincorporated areas of the county.

Hamilton County has received more than 2 inches of rainfall the last two weekends.

Friday, May 5, 2017
BREAKING NEWS: Emergency Management offers self-serve sandbags
To assist Hamilton County residents prepare for potential flooding, Hamilton County Emergency Management has sandbags available 1 p.m. to 8 p.m. today.

Filled sandbags are available for self-service loading at 1717 Pleasant St., Noblesville.

Thursday, May 4, 2017
Yellow Level Travel Advisory issued
A yellow level Travel Advisory has been issued for unincorporated roads in Hamilton County, effective today until further notice. This is the lowest level of local travel advisory and means that routine travel or activities may be restricted in areas because of a hazardous situation. Individuals should use caution or avoid those areas.
Thursday, May 4, 2017
Seats available for Noblesville Parks Shipshewana bus trip May 23
Don't miss out on a day of fun in northern Indiana's famous Amish country during the Noblesville Parks Department's annual spring bus trip to Shipshewana on Tuesday, May 23. Bring your walking shoes and prepare to enjoy all of the bargains that the area has to offer.
Thursday, May 4, 2017
Irving Heath memorial rescheduled for May 20
A memorial service, originally scheduled for Saturday, for the late Irving Maxwell Heath, has been postponed until May 20.

The former longtime Noblesville resident, who moved here in 1946, was a founder of the Boys and Girls Club of Noblesville, Cancer Services of Hamilton County, and a Sagamore of the Wabash recipient. He was 98.

Thursday, May 4, 2017
Noblesville chosen as site of new BorgWarner Technical Center
The City of Noblesville has been selected by BorgWarner as the site of a new technical center focused on propulsion system solutions for combustion, hybrid and electric vehicles. The facility will be built at the southeast corner of 141st Street and Olio Road along the I-69 corridor pending the approval of a development agreement that will come before the Noblesville Common Council on Tuesday, May 9.
Thursday, May 4, 2017
Heights educators to celebrate life of Ryan White
ARCADIA - Former Hamilton Heights' student Ryan White left a legacy not only on the local school district but on the country as well. Hamilton Heights Middle School 7th and 8th grade teachers are honoring that legacy by co-teaching a week-long unit that takes students on the journey through White's life using newspaper articles, videos, and culminating with a presentation by Rep. Tony Cook's a 9 a.m. on Friday, May 5.
Thursday, May 4, 2017
First Friday's kick off with upstairs downtown tour

Upstairs Downtown, a self-guided walking tour of select properties around the historic courthouse square, will kick off the First Friday series for Noblesville Main Street on 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Friday. Several downtown Noblesville properties will be available to tour as part of this annual event.

Thursday, May 4, 2017
Law enforcement memorial service today
CARMEL - The 36th Annual Hamilton County Law Enforcement Memorial Service honoring fallen police officers is scheduled for 7 p.m. today at the Carmel Fire Department Headquarters, 2 Civic Square.

The Hamilton County Police Memorial Service will honor all of the fallen heroes of law enforcement.

Wednesday, May 3, 2017
Noblesville Named Tree City USA
The City of Noblesville was named a 2016 Tree City USA by the Arbor Day Foundation in honor of its commitment to effective urban forest management. This is the 27th consecutive year Noblesville has earned this national distinction.
Wednesday, May 3, 2017
Hamilton County commuters invited to learn about vanpools
Hamilton County residents who work in downtown Indianapolis are invited to a lunch-and-learn session about vanpooling noon May 12 at the Julia M. Carson Transit Center, 201 E. Washington St., Indianapolis.
Wednesday, May 3, 2017
Registration for Junior Law Enforcement Academy Open
Registration for the 2017 Hamilton County Junior Law Enforcement Academy is now open. The one-day camp on Friday, June 16 from 8:00AM to 5:30PM is available at no cost for Hamilton County children who attended preschool through senior in high school during the 2016/2017 school year.
Wednesday, May 3, 2017
New hotel open in Westfield
WESTFIELD - Hilton's Hampton by Hilton brand, announced the opening of its newest property in Westfield.

"At Hampton Inn Westfield guests will have everything they need to ensure a happy and memorable stay," said Genevieve Pickle, general manager. "We strive to offer consistent and quality accommodations with value-added amenities including the signature We Love Having You Here ® Guest Welcome."

Wednesday, May 3, 2017
Organizations partner for 7th annual Darlington Bed Race
The Boys & Girls Club of Noblesville, Noblesville Parks Department and Noblesville Main Street are partnering to present the 2017 Darlington Bed Race through the downtown square beginning at 7 p.m. Friday, June 2.

"It is family-friendly fun for a good cause," said Abigail Rinehart, bed race organizer and unit director at the Noblesville Boys & Girls Club.

Wednesday, May 3, 2017
School referendums pass
All three Hamilton School referendums were passed in the special election Tuesday. Sheridan, Westfield, and Carmel all had referendums at stake.

Sheridan's referendum passed with 73 percent of the total 726 voters saying yes.

Tuesday, May 2, 2017
Cicero police looking for missing man
CICERO - Hamilton County Sheriff deputies are assisting Cicero Police in attempting to locate a missing adult from the Cicero area.

John Alden was last seen at approximately 2:30 p.m. April 30.

Monday, May 1, 2017
Early special election voting numbers low
There will be a Special Election for voters in the Carmel Clay, Westfield Washington, and Sheridan Community school districts Tuesday. Polls are open from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. Voters must provide valid identification before casting their ballot.
Monday, May 1, 2017
Heart of the matter
Bryan Clauson's mother Diana hugs Dan Alexander, the recipient of her son Bryan's heart donation. The two met for the first time Easter weekend. "I got to hear Bryan's heart beat one more time," said Diana. Alexander shared his story before the start of the event.
Monday, May 1, 2017
Anderson family donates $50,600 to Noblesville Parks Foundation
The Noblesville Parks Foundation recently received a generous donation of $50,600 from Bob and Maureen Anderson of Noblesville.
Sunday, April 30, 2017
Breaking News: Flood Warning Effective Until 8:45PM Sunday: Flash Flood Watch Until Monday
A Flood Warning is in effect for Hamilton County until 8:45 p.m. today, and a Flash Flood Watch continues until Monday. A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring. Heavy rainfall of two to five inches has already fallen and more is expected. The primary concern of flooding will be in low lying areas, agricultural fields, and near streams.
Sunday, April 30, 2017
Reader's Choice winners coming soon
Did you vote? Did you vote often?

The Times 2017 Reader's Choice Awards are coming soon. Next week in fact.

We had our best turnout EVER! With more than 300,000 votes cast.

Thanks to all who voted, and congratulations to all the winners, runners-up and favorites.

The best part for us was taking the certificates to our winners and seeing their excitement.

This is the ninth year for our Reader's Choice Awards.

Saturday, April 29, 2017
Noblesville Main Street Farmers Market opens at Federal Hill Commons May 6
The annual Noblesville Farmers Market, organized by Noblesville Main Street, opens 8 a.m. to noon May 6, for the first of 24 consecutive weeks ending on Oct. 14. The 2017 market will take place at Federal Hill Commons, 175 Logan St.

"The opening of the Farmers Market in our new home, Federal Hill Commons, is an exciting time," said Chris Owens, CEO of Noblesville Main Street.

Saturday, April 29, 2017
Arts, culture topic of Mayor's Lunch
Noblesville was recently recognized as one of seven cultural art districts in Indiana. The city of Noblesville along with the Noblesville department of parks and recreation are working towards developing park experiences that highlight local culture.
Saturday, April 29, 2017
HCLA: 'Just the facts' of Nickel Plate
ARCADIA - The Hamilton County Leadership Academy presented the pros and cons of converting the Nickel Plate railway to a trail Thursday night.

The group held a panel discussion of community members at Hamilton Heights High School.

Saturday, April 29, 2017
Breaking News: Flash Flood Watch Issued
A Flash Flood Watch has been issued for Hamilton County along with most of central Indiana until Sunday morning. A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead to flash flooding, usually when the ground is already saturated and more rains may cause flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

Resident should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action should a Flash Flood Warning be issued. Remember, never enter a flooded or water covered area as just inches of moving water can sweep a person or vehicle away.

Saturday, April 29, 2017
Auditions set for 25th Shakespeare in the Park
Open auditions for William Shakespeare's "A Midsummer Night's Dream" will be from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday, May 21, and from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Monday, May 22, at Logan Street Sanctuary,1274 Logan St., Noblesville.
Saturday, April 29, 2017
Student pages join Rep. Richardson at the Statehouse
STATEHOUSE - State Rep. Kathy Kreag Richardson (R-Noblesville) recently welcomed student pages to the Statehouse.

As a House page, these participants toured government offices, helped staff with daily duties and joined Richardson on the House floor during the legislative session:

Friday, April 28, 2017
Six recognized as Academic All-Stars
INDIANAPOLIS - Six Hamilton County students have been recognized for their academic achievements by the Indiana Association of School Principals.
Friday, April 28, 2017
What's cool about Federal Hill?
What are the coolest amenities of the new Federal Hill Commons park?

Maybe it's the new amphitheater that will offer free concerts. Or the playground where parents can easily keep track of their kiddos. Or the beautiful greenspace that extends our Downtown.

Friday, April 28, 2017
Special election to decide school funding
Sheridan, Westfield and Carmel have special elections scheduled for Tuesday, involving their respective school corporations.

Polls are open from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. Voters must provide valid identification before casting their ballot.

Voters can find a list of polling sites at http://www.hamiltoncounty.in.gov/219/Elections-Office.

Friday, April 28, 2017
Tomorrow's leaders
Youth in Government Day is a program the Boys & Girls Club of Noblesville facilitates. Club members were "elected" by their peers to the city and county offices. Youth in Government Day gives members the opportunity to get an inside look into local government, and allows Club youth to see that they can do anything they put their hearts and minds to.
Friday, April 28, 2017
Future leader
Youth in Government Day is a program the Boys & Girls Club of Noblesville facilitates. Club members were "elected" by their peers to the city and county offices. Youth in Government Day gives members the opportunity to get an inside look into local government, and allows Club youth to see that they can do anything they put their hearts and minds to.
Friday, April 28, 2017
Federal Hill Grand Opening postponed
The weekend weather forecast and concern for the public's well-being has caused city officials to postpone the grand opening of Federal Hill Commons to Saturday, May 13.

"With the threat of thunderstorms and the overall amount of rain expected, we made the decision to postpone our opening event," Noblesville Mayor John Ditslear said about moving the event from its April 29th date.

Thursday, April 27, 2017
Noblesville seeking camp counselors
The City of Noblesville is seeking interested applicants for temporary employment in the city's parks and recreation department as camp counselors for its summer kids programming.
Thursday, April 27, 2017
Disney grant will promote childhood reading at Simon Moon Park
WESTFIELD - One of Westfield's Little Libraries will soon be stocked for years to come thanks to a $500 grant from Youth Service America and the Walt Disney Company.

Westfield resident Katie O'Daniel applied for the grant last year as part of Youth Service America's Summer of Service application process.

Thursday, April 27, 2017
Westfield heavy trash drop-off day May 13
WESTFIELD - Westfield has scheduled a heavy trash drop-off day May 13.

The heavy trash and bulk item drop-off event provides Westfield residents an opportunity to get rid of materials that cannot be disposed of in their weekly trash and recycling.

Thursday, April 27, 2017
Cicero Kiwanis Club offers scholarships to Heights' seniors
CICERO - The Kiwanis Club of Cicero will be offering three scholarships totaling $4,000 to three graduating seniors who live in the Hamilton Heights School District this year.
Thursday, April 27, 2017
Student pages join Rep. Richardson at the Statehouse
STATEHOUSE - State Rep. Kathy Kreag Richardson (R-Noblesville) recently welcomed student pages to the Statehouse.
Thursday, April 27, 2017
Grand Park Welcomes Whale of a Sale to the Events Center
WESTFIELD - Grand Park is excited to welcome Whale of a Sale children's consignment event to its Events Center, May 11-13. The popular event, which is Indiana's largest children's consignment event, features more than 42,000 square feet of clothing from baby to teen sizes, toys, furniture and more at a fraction of the retail cost.
Thursday, April 27, 2017
BMV extends hours in counties with May elections
INDIANAPOLIS-Indiana Bureau of Motor Vehicle branches located in Hamilton County are extending hours May 1-2, to issue ID cards and driver's licenses that may be used for identification at a polling place.
Thursday, April 27, 2017
Leaders in training
Youth in Government Day is a program the Boys & Girls Club of Noblesville facilitates. Club members were "elected" by their peers to the city and county offices. Youth in Government Day gives members the opportunity to get an inside look into local government, and allows Club youth to see that they can do anything they put their hearts and minds to.
Thursday, April 27, 2017
Third annual Parks & The Arts Mayor's Luncheon Friday
For the past three years, Noblesville has combined two fantastic pieces of its lively culture - the parks system and the arts - to highlight the work being done in our community. The 2017 Noblesville Parks Foundation's Parks & The Arts Mayor's Luncheon is 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday, at Harbour Trees Golf and Beach Club in Noblesville
Wednesday, April 26, 2017
Prescription Drug Take Back Day Saturday
Saturday is Prescription Drug Take Back Day, sponsored by the Hamilton County Council on Alcohol and Other Drugs as well as the Hamilton County Sheriff's Office.

As residents are spring cleaning, this provides an opportunity to properly dispose of unused, unwanted, or expired prescription drugs and over-the-counter medications.

Wednesday, April 26, 2017
Noblesville Lions Club celebrates 75 years of service
The Noblesville Lions Club will celebrate its 75th anniversary May 6, with a dinner at the Harbour Trees Country Club. The featured speaker will be

Lions Clubs International's Past International President, Wayne Madden.

Wednesday, April 26, 2017
Updates from commissioners, council at legislative breakfast
The Hamilton County Business Issues Committee and the four Hamilton County chambers of commerce welcome members of the Hamilton County Board of Commissioners and Hamilton County Council to its May 12 Legislative Breakfast at Conner Prairie Interactive History Park.
Wednesday, April 26, 2017
'Don't Rain on My Parade'
The public is invited to join the Hamilton County Extension Homemakers at its membership event on 7 p.m. May 3 at the Hamilton County 4-H Fairgrounds Exhibition Center, 2003 Pleasant St., Noblesville.
Wednesday, April 26, 2017
Camp Invention coming to Guerin
Camp Invention, a nationally recognized, nonprofit summer enrichment camp program for children in grades kindergarten through sixth, is coming to Guerin Catholic High School June 26-30.
Wednesday, April 26, 2017
The Barrington of Carmel recognizes resident during National Volunteer Month
CARMEL - Forrest Hurst, better known as Woody, is a resident at The Barrington of Carmel, an SQLC retirement community, and has a passion for volunteering. You'll find Hurst at the Ronald McDonald House every Tuesday. He dons his blue "funky fixers" vest and makes the 13-mile trek from The Barrington of Carmel to downtown Indianapolis.
Tuesday, April 25, 2017
Westfield Students ready to compete in Lego Challenge
WESTFIELD - More than 30 Westfield Washington School District elementary students are expected to compete in this week's Lego Challenge, sponsored by the Builders Association of Greater Indianapolis.
Tuesday, April 25, 2017
Heights BPA Chapter earn awards
ARCADIA - The Hamilton Heights High School Chapter of the Business Professionals of America enjoyed another successful State Leadership Conference in Indianapolis with nearly 35 qualifying for competition at the National Conference in Orlando, Florida in May 10-14.
Tuesday, April 25, 2017
Repaving of sheriff's office parking lot, driveway begins
Area residents with business at the Sheriff's Office and those visiting inmates at the Hamilton County Jail or Juvenile Services Building will encounter construction as the parking lots and driveways around the Sheriff's Office complex are redone. Grinding and repaving of asphalt areas will begin as early as today, depending on weather.
Monday, April 24, 2017
Taking over government
Youth in Government Day is a program the Boys & Girls Club of Noblesville facilitates. Club members were "elected" by their peers to the city and county offices. Youth in Government Day gives members the opportunity to get an inside look into local government, and allows Club youth to see that they can do anything they put their hearts and minds to.
Monday, April 24, 2017
Noblesville resident on top Model UN team
FRANKLIN - Alaina May, daughter of Mr. Thomas and the Rev. Rebecca May of Noblesville, was one of eight members of the Franklin College Model United Nations Team, awarded international honors for its representation of North Korea at this year's National Model United Nations Conference from March 19 to March 23 in New York City.
Monday, April 24, 2017
Roundabout construction set to start Monday
The 5 points roundabout at Greenfield Avenue, 10th Street and Christian Avenue will begin construction on Monday, April 24 - weather permitting. Currently, the intersection has a traffic signal that must cycle through three roads. The roundabout design provides a safe, effective intersection without a stoplight and creates a new southern gateway into the City of Noblesville.
Saturday, April 22, 2017
Free resources offered to Hamilton County gardeners
Thinking of starting a new garden? Do you have concerns each summer with your existing garden?

The Hamilton County Soil & Water Conservation District can help with these and other issues.

Friday, April 21, 2017
Inaugural Salsa for Salsa event at Federal Hill Commons
Come celebrate Cinco de Mayo with the inaugural Salsa for Salsa event at Federal Hill Commons.

From 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. May 5, the free event offers fun, entertainment and the chance to find your new favorite salsa in Noblesville.

Friday, April 21, 2017
University junior qualifies for Intel International Science Fair
University High School junior Jay Maturi will be one of just 13 Indiana high school students to compete in the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (Intel ISEF) from May 14-19, 2017 in Los Angeles.
Friday, April 21, 2017
New Pedego Electric Bikes store takes the 'car' out of Carmel
CARMEL - Pedego Carmel's Grand Opening Celebration on April 29 will feature VIPs, a ribbon-cutting ceremony, refreshments and plenty of fun. The public is invited to attend. It is the 94th Pedego store worldwide.

"My first experience with a Pedego was pure joy," said Josh Freedman, store co-owner. "I didn't know how comfortable riding a bike could be. I was all smiles!"

Thursday, April 20, 2017
Woman-owned interior design firm expanding HQ, adding jobs in Carmel
CARMEL - Mitsch Design, a commercial interior architectural design firm, announced plans to expand its headquarters in Hamilton County, nearly tripling its office space and creating up to 43 new jobs by 2021.

"As Mitsch Design has been busy creating spaces for its clients across the country, here in Indiana, we've designed a top-ranked business climate poised for growth," said Elaine Bedel, president of the Indiana Economic Development Corporation.

Thursday, April 20, 2017
Hospital to sponsor of Conner Prairie events
FISHERS - One of the nation's top hospitals for pediatric care has chosen to support Conner Prairie in 2017, backing museum initiatives to promote healthy living for youth and their families by getting out and being active in nature.
Thursday, April 20, 2017
Gas line rupture part of Safety Day demo
Noblesville was the site of the final of seven Indiana mock gas line ruptures on Wednesday. The mock explosion was part of a Safety Day presentation held at the county fairgrounds.

Operators, excavators and locators from around the state gathered to hear a presentation on the Indiana dig law and ways to ensure safe digging.

Thursday, April 20, 2017

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