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The chicken dance

The chicken dance

BUSINESS By David Cain When I was a young boy, my sister and I used to get home from school before my parents would arrive. Even though it would only be 4 p.m., we’d...

Council concerned with county’s plans

Council concerned with county’s plans

COMMENTARY By Rick Sharp Kudos to Current in Carmel for the recent cover story “Muddied Waters” that exposed the inexplicable pursuit of a drainage project to benefit two homeowners at the expense of others...

Cleaning Carmel one hand at a time

Cleaning Carmel one hand at a time

COMMENTARY By Jeff Worrell Hazel Dell Parkway on a sunny, warmer than usual winter day is a popular place for pedestrians.  I decided to join the crowd and get some much-needed exercise. Walkers, runners,...

Am I modern or contemporary?

Am I modern or contemporary?

DECORATING By Vicky Earley It really is such a difficult decision … should I decorate in modern or contemporary style? Oh wait … hold on … aren’t those the same? We do tend to...

Feeding the soul

Feeding the soul

During the past 100 years or so, we have inverted the percentage of our population directly engaged in agriculture. In fact, about 94 or so out of every 100 Americans then identified their primary...

Tools and tips for tweeting

Tools and tips for tweeting

TECHNOLOGY By Ken Colburn I attended your Twitter for Business 101 workshop and you mentioned tools that help you understand the best time to post tweets. What are they and how do they work?...

Eliminating redundancy altogether

Eliminating redundancy altogether

GRAMMAR By Brandie Bohney Today’s topic is redundancy. In case you’re unfamiliar with the concept of redundancy, it is basically the needless repetition of similar words or concepts. It’s important to be aware of...

HCA responds to Current article

HCA responds to Current article

Editor, Your Feb. 21 article on the Hamilton County Alliance brings visibility to the challenge many nonprofits experience in fundraising, especially during the tough economic times of the last four years.The Alliance promotesthe economic...