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COMMON COUNCIL TUESDAY, DEC. 7, 2021 – 7:00 PM PROPOSED AGENDA CITY HALL Council Chamber CALL MEETING TO ORDER PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE ROLL CALL APPROVAL OF MINUTES: NOVEMBER 23, 2021 APPROVAL OF AGENDA PETITIONS OR COMMENTS BY CITIZENS WHO ARE PRESENT COUNCIL COMMITTEE REPORTS APPROVAL OF CLAIMS PREVIOUSLY DISCUSSED ORDINANCES #77-11-21 COUNCIL TO CONSIDER ORDINANCE…

Primrose School donates 748 food items

Students at Primrose School at West Carmel are celebrating the holiday season by learning about compassion and generosity through their annual, unique take on a traditional food drive, the Caring & Giving Food Drive. The students donated a collective 748 food items to Gleaners Food Bank this year. How the Caring & Giving Food Drive…

Thirty Members of a Multi-State Methamphetamine and Fentanyl Trafficking Ring Arrested

A federal grand jury in Evansville returned indictments charging 30 men and women with several federal crimes, including conspiracy to distribute methamphetamine, conspiracy to distribute fentanyl, illegal possession of a firearm, and robbery. According to court documents, Julian Green, 38, of Indianapolis, was the leader of a drug trafficking organization based out of Indianapolis that…

Health Dept. to host pregnancy & COVID town hall

The Hamilton County Health Department will host a town hall on Wednesday, Dec. 8 at 6:30 p.m. to help answer many of the common questions expectant moms have about getting vaccinated against COVID-19. Drs. Caroline Rouse and Maria Schmoll, both maternal fetal medicine physicians at IU Health, and Dr. Evan Kreutzer, a board-certified pediatrician at…

Noblesville Schools unveils Duke Energy Community Room

Noblesville Schools has announced the naming of the Duke Energy Community Room, located in the new Noblesville Schools Community Center. Duke Energy is supporting the 7,500 square foot multi-purpose room, and the school and community members it serves, through a $22,500 investment over the next three years. The space, designed for community meetings, practices and…

Arts Commission announces $61,000 in American Rescue Plan Act funds distributed to communities utilizing the strength of the arts in recovery

The Indiana Arts Commission has announced it has distributed American Rescue Plan Act funds to 17 communities in Indiana totaling $61,000. Grants were distributed through the agency’s Creative Community Pathway program. The Creative Community Pathway program provides a roadmap for Indiana communities to start, focus, or deepen arts and culture-based strategies to grow community wellbeing. …

Behold the Lamb Ministries, Inc. to hold concerts in Carmel and Arcadia

Behold the Lamb Ministries, Inc., an independent 501 (c)(3) nonprofit organization, announces their 2021 Christmas Concert season. The BTLM Soli Deo Gloria Community Concert Choir, featured annually in the Hamilton County Passion Play, will present THE STORY OF CHRISTMAS (a mix of new and traditional Christmas music) in three concerts. Admission is free. Tickets are…

Large block of farmland near Noblesville, Ind. sold for over $29,000/acre

An eager crowd gathered into the Hamilton County Fairgrounds on Nov. 23 in anticipation and interest of a large block of farmland divided into 6 tracts located near Noblesville in northern Hamilton County, IN just south of Purgatory Golf Course. Among the crowd in attendance and those bidding online, 71 registered bidders expressed their interest…

Letter to the editor: Marilyn’s Place needs help

We, at Marilyn’s Place, would like to reach out to you, concerning our present situation. Since opening our doors on Aug. 1, 2020, MPI has been fortunate to be able to serve over 96 families and groups, representing over 212 adults and children. And our client base is growing day by day! We have donated…

Suzie Jaworowski announces candidacy for State Representative, cites concern for a secure future

Local businesswoman and former Indiana State Director for the 2016 Donald Trump Presidential Campaign Suzie Jaworowski has announced that she is running for State Representative in District 32. The newly drawn District 32 includes southern Carmel, western and downtown Fishers, and a small portion of northern Indianapolis. Jaworowski had previously announced a 2022 run for…