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22nd annual Chocolate Sunday 0

22nd annual Chocolate Sunday

On Nov. 11 at 12:30 p.m., the Alzheimer’s Association will host its 22nd Annual Chocolate Sunday at the Ritz Charles, 12156 North Meridian St. During the event, attendees may enjoy chocolate delicacies, a gourmet...

Left to right: Kristen Palamara, Dakota Novak, Kirsten Hawley, Lauren Gibson, Ellena Sullivan, Tori Campbell, Brendan Roddy, Nina Sun and Emily Roberts. (Submitted photo) 0

Roots and Shoots Club hosts recycling event

Mark your calendars now for the opportunity to celebrate America Recycles Day by responsibly disposing of your old electronic devices. The Carmel High School-based Carmel Area Roots and Shoots Club will host an “Anything...

Race to the New Year 0

Race to the New Year

Start your 2013 New Year’s resolution to get in shape at Cool Creek Park! The Hamilton County Parks and Recreation Department is once again teaming up with Washington Township Parks and Recreation and Westfield...

Carmel is a Green Community 0

Carmel is a Green Community

The Indiana Association of Cities and Towns (IACT) announced recently that Carmel has been designated as an IACT Green Community. Carmel received its designation during an Annual Awards Luncheon on Oct. 3 during the...

Socializing with SCHC 0

Socializing with SCHC

There is no building with a big sign out front.  No meeting hall with pictures of past presidents hanging in the front lobby.  But, when Shepherd’s Center of Hamilton County members get together, it...

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Opposing views on city debt

Carmel budget deficit to continue until 2015 By Maheen Mustafa With a population of 80,142, Carmel certainly has come a long way. Not long ago, it was an upscale bedroom community known for easy...

Backshop’s picks for Election Day 0

Backshop’s picks for Election Day

Tuesday will prove a momentous occasion on many fronts. Here is who your favorite newspaper owners endorse (and why): President – Mitt Romney, perhaps by a wider margin than previously thought possible. We believe...

Correcting political correctness 0

Correcting political correctness

It is our position that political correctness should be reexamined in America.  As voters head to the polls in one of the most polarizing elections in history, semantics more than economics may very well...

Naturally interested 0

Naturally interested

While we love our home and being there, it seems that days go by without ever sitting down to a meal. And though I lament this reality, there is so much good happening on...