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An inside shot of the salon years ago. (Submitted photo)

Salon01 celebrates 20-years

By Mark Ambrogi   Micki and David Stirsman started out their salon with six employees in a 1,400-square foot spot on 136th and Meridian St. Nine months later, the couple expanded to 2,800 square...

Outside the new location at 12505 Old Meridian St. (Photo by Mark Ambrogi)

Several restaurant chains opening in Carmel

Several restaurants are looking at Carmel as the right city to open another location of established eateries. Many chains – local, national and international – are opening new storefronts in Carmel soon. For some,...

Andi and Ollie hold hands as they paint a memorial for the Paris bombings. (Submitted photo)

Window company gets creative with advertising

By Anna Skinner When Mark Spencer moved his Legacy Window and Door business to Carmel from Westfield, he continuously watched cars drive by his new business on Range Line Road without slowing or stopping....

Black Iris owners Vince and Kelly Early. (Submitted photo)

Carmel events venue gets new name, look 

By Mark Ambrogi Oak Hill Mansion has been transformed into Black Irish Estate. The Carmel events venue not only has a new name but a new look. Black Iris Estate, 5801 E. 116th St., was purchased...

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2nd You settles in Carmel

By Anna Skinner 2nd You is in its seventh year of providing an extra set of hands to residents of Carmel and the north side. Previously, the business mainly focused on services such as...

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Column: Selling prices up 2.7 percent

March revealed it’s a sellers’ market in central Indiana residential real estate. The amount of available listings decreased 13.5 percent compared to this time last year, and this has helped raise the average selling...

Greg and Ann Beriault, Carmel, opened Flooring Coverings International on April 18. “We’ll come to people’s homes and consult,” Ann said. (Submitted photo)

Carmel couple starts flooring business

By Mark Ambrogi Ann and Greg Beriault were looking for the right franchise. The Carmel couple found the right fit with Flooring Coverings International, opened April 18. There will be a mobile show room in a van with...

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CuroGens keeps growing

By Mark Ambrogi CuroGens started in Jesper Kehlet’s kitchen in his Carmel home in 2012. The company, which proved software need for solid inventory management and customer service solutions in the motor vehicle industry, was co-founded...

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Carmel group to re-examine sign ordinance rules

By Mark Ambrogi A U.S. Supreme Court decision has Carmel and other communities re-evaluating their sign ordinances. In June 2015, the Supreme Court struck down a town sign ordinance by Gilbert, Ariz., after a challenge by a small...