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Hopwood Cellars Winery Offers Locally Made Wine in Zionsville

Hopwood Cellars Winery ZIonsville IN

#ZionsvilleIN – Zionsville’s brick main street is home to many businesses and restaurants, there’s no short of small shops and locally produced goods on the historic street. The same is true if you linger off of main street, just shopping or eating on the brick strip is scratching the surface of what Zionsville’s most unique district has […]

The Friendly Tavern: A Tavern Which Offers More Than Food and Drink to Its Customers

The Friendly Tavern Zionsville

#ZionsvilleIN – Scott Barnes stands on a stairway in The Friendly Tavern, dressed in business-casual wear, he’s been catching up with patrons and helping with everyday restaurant functions. “We’re just like any place you can stop at and eat on the way here, but I think what makes us different is that we’re all about people,” […]

Photo Essay: Zionsville Wins a Wet Homecoming Game Against Brownsburg

Zionsville Football Homecoming

#ZionsvilleIN – Zionsville High School’s football team took on the Brownsburg High School Bulldogs last night during Zionsville’s homecoming game. The wet and frigid evening presented brisk conditions for both players and spectators. Temperatures hovered around the 40s with wind and rain steadily coming down the football stadium. In the end the Zionsville Eagles triumphed over […]

Salty Cowboy Serves Up Tex-Mex Spice in Zionsville

Salty Cowboy Zionsville

#ZionsvilleIN – The Salty Cowboy is a recent addition to the myriad of restaurants available to people who visit Zionsville’s brick main street. With the central theme of the restaurant being Tex-Mex and Mexican culture themed it aims to offer a kind of zest and spice to Zionsville’s small town atmosphere. Opened earlier this year in […]

Zionsville Named Safest Small Town in America

Zionsville Main Street

#ZionsvilleIN – Zionsville was named the safest small town in America in a recent blog post by Movoto Real Estate which factored in crime rate to determine the rankings of small towns across the U.S. U.S. towns with populations between 5,000 and 25,000 people were considered for America’s safest small town.   How Movoto came to […]

Hussey-Mayfield Library Offers Plenty for Adults

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#ZionsvilleIN — Maybe it’s because as a child, I would walk to our local library every week to check out a new stack of books. Maybe it is because as a parent, I’ve spent time in libraries for story time, summer reading programs and research for school projects. Whatever the reason, I was happy to […]

Top Five Things To Do At the Zionsville Fall Festival

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Labor Day is an event which signifies the end of summer and the coming of fall. But in Zionsville another event also signals fall on the horizon, the annual Lions Club Fall Festival. This year marked the 61st Zionsville Fall Festival which serves as the largest fundraiser for the cities’ Lions Park. An event that […]

Bub’s Burgers & Ice Cream: Elk Burgers Find a New Home in Zionsville

Zionsville Bub's Burgers & Ice Cream

The burger is an American cuisine classic. From grilling your own to ordering beef at a restaurant, there are subtle changes to the burger formula which are worthy of  venturing off the beaten path when it comes to burgers. Bub’s Burgers & Ice Cream introduced its take on the burger by introducing elk burgers to their […]

Village of Zionsville in Lovely Bloom

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When I was one of countless workers spending my day in a small, beige cubicle, I used to cut out photos of gardens and pin them up on the walls of my cube. If I couldn’t have an office with a window, this was the next best thing. Recently, I spent the day working remotely […]

Summer Reading at 4 Kids Books & Toys

Summer reading at 4Kids

When I was a kid, I loved the summer reading program at the local library. I was a voracious reader and had no problem tearing through 50 books or more over the course of the summer. Now I have kids of my own and not all of them reading like I did. So when I […]

April 19: EGGnormous Egg Hunt at Lions Park

Having fun at the EGGnormous Egg Hunt in Lions Park.

Easter is quickly approaching and it’s one of my favorite holidays. It’s a time of celebration in church. It’s also a time to enjoy spring with kids and family. Of course that means Easter baskets, candy and Easter egg hunts.  I loved them as a kid and as an adult, it’s fun to take the […]

Grapevine Cottage: All About Wine

There's a fantastic selection of wines!

I have to confess, I take pleasure in a glass of wine with dinner. I’m looking forward to warm weather, which means nights outside in my backyard, enjoying wine with friends and family. Let’s talk about one of my favorite wine stores, Grapevine Cottage, located in the heart of historic Zionsville. If you haven’t visited […]

Black Dog Books: A Rare Find

Black Dog Books in Zionsville

I’ve always felt at home in a library or a bookstore. When I was a college student, I worked in my college library, where I would help students find books and other reference materials. I regularly visit bookstores and I like to support independent bookstores. I heard good things about Black Dog Books and decided […]

An Enchanted Spring Market

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Have you seen or heard about the show Flea Market Flip on HGTV? The participants create awesome one-of-a-kind furniture and home decor pieces from items they find at local markets. This weekend in Zionsville, IN The Vintage Farmhouse is hosting An Enchanted Spring Market. Over 30 vendors from all over the country are coming together […]