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Sheridan Museum Open House for new exhibit

The Sheridan Historical Society’s Stephenson Cultural Center Museum is planning a two-day weekend open house event to celebrate its latest exhibit: the Bud Wright Sheridan Football display. This coming Saturday and Sunday afternoons, Dec. 11 and 12, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. each day, the museum on Main Street will be open and the…

Daily Almanac: Dec. 8, 2021

Sunrise/Sunset RISE: 7:57 a.m. SET: 5:22 p.m. High/Low Temperatures High: 38 °F Low: 26 °F Wacky Holiday Today • National Brownie Day • National Lard Day What Happened On This Day • 1941 U.S. enters WWII • 1991 Creation of Commonwealth of Independent States Births On This Day • 1982 Nicki Minaj Trinidadian/American rapper •…

27th Anniversary WIBC Radiothon kicks off on Friday with goal to raise $375,000

For 27 years, the WIBC Radiothon has been a holiday tradition in Indianapolis. The Salvation Army’s largest annual fundraising event of the year is back this Friday and Saturday with a record goal and big plans for the 36-hour live broadcast from Sullivan Hardware and Gardens at 6955 N. Keystone Avenue. In response to increased…

Farmer sentiment weakens as production cost concerns mount

The Purdue University/CME Group Ag Economy Barometer slipped 5 points in November to a reading of 116 as producers continue to be pessimistic about both the current and future outlook of the agricultural economy. The Index of Current Conditions declined 7 points in November to a reading of 128, and the Index of Future Expectations…

State putting out free Narcan vending machines

Indiana Gov. Eric Holcomb announced the placement of Indiana’s first-ever naloxone vending machine at the St. Joseph County Jail in South Bend. The machine is one of 19 to be placed statewide and will be available for use by the public. “There is no single solution to ending this epidemic that has taken the lives…

Advisory: Nextech CSforGood Showcase at Statehouse tomorrow

Tomorrow from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., the Indiana Department of Education and AT&T Indiana will join Nextech to host teams of elementary, middle and high school students at the Statehouse for the Nextech CSforGood Showcase at Indiana Statehouse South Atrium, 200 W. Washington St. in Indianapolis. As part of the event, the top teams…

Carmel Technical Advisory Committee

Meeting Agenda Date: Wednesday, Dec. 15, 2021 Place: Virtual Meeting Time: 9 a.m. (Approximate start times for each item are listed below) 9 a.m. Docket No. PZ-2020-00081 DP/ADLS: The Steadman Apartment Community at The Bridges The applicant seeks approval for a new apartment community consisting of 260 units in 5 buildings. The site is located…

Land Use and Special Studies

Committee Meeting Thursday, Dec. 9, 2021 At 4 p.m. Council Chambers, Second Floor City Hall, One Civic Square The Purpose Of The Meeting Is To Discuss: a. Ordinance Z-670-21; An Ordinance of the Common Council of the City of Carmel, Indiana, Amending the WestClay Village Planned Unit Development District Ordinance; Sponsor: Councilor Rider. Synopsis: Ordinance…

Hamilton County Plan Commission

One Hamilton County Square, Suite 306 Noblesville, Indiana 46060 DATE: Wednesday, Dec. 15, 2021 TIME: 7 p.m. PLACE: Hamilton County Government & Judicial Center, Conference Room 1-A, First floor, One Hamilton County Square, Noblesville, Indiana AGENDA 1. Roll Call 2. Declaration of Quorum 3. Communication/Reports: 4. Approval of Minutes – Nov. 17, 2021 5. Public…

Manufacturing Readiness Grants spur technology-based capital investment

The Indiana Economic Development Corporation (IEDC), in partnership with Conexus Indiana, announced the fifth round of awards totaling more than $3.6 million in Manufacturing Readiness Grants to 44 Indiana businesses to support a projected $23 million in technology-based capital investment across Indiana. “Historically, manufacturing has been the bedrock of Indiana’s economy, and Hoosier manufacturers continue…