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Explore Elkhart and the “574″

One of the best things about college is the weeks off we’re given for holiday breaks. But it always seems like after being home from about four days, college students are ready to head back to their respective universities. This Read more >

Big Woods Brewing Company in Nashville, Indiana

Every year, swarms of leaf peepers make their pilgrimage to Brown County in southern Indiana to admire these woods at their finest, when fall is putting on its show of color. But every hiker, shopper, and autumn lover has to Read more >

My Favorite Independent Hendricks County Restaurants

One of the biggest misconceptions about life in the suburbs is that when it comes to dining out, your only choices are bland, chain restaurants. Having grown up in Hendricks County, just west of Indianapolis, I’ve learned that this is Read more >

Sun King Brewery: Fresh Local Beer (#video)

Sometimes beer gets a bad rap, especially when compared to wine. There are many people who only think of the big breweries (Miller Coors, or AB InBev) and only think of college students drinking cheap beer. Fortunately, in the past Read more >

American Craft Beer Week: Upland Brewing Company

I recently learned that it’s American Craft Beer Week. Specialty beers are becoming quite a food trend these days. Perhaps it’s even moved beyond a trend and has entered the realm of classic. Either way, it’s an adult delight that can Read more >

Scotty’s Brewhouse an Indiana Staple (#INSavings)

If you went to college at IU, Purdue or Ball State or have lived in Indianapolis at some point in the last decade, you probably have heard of (and may have even been to) Scotty’s Brewhouse. Owner Scott Wise started Read more >

Learn About the Locals’ Indianapolis with Indy Spectator

You probably know that Indianapolis is the largest city in Indiana, as well as the state capital, but even if you live in Indy there’s a lot that you probably don’t know about the Circle City. We try and feature Read more >

Devouring Shelbi Street Cafe & Bistro

This post was written by a Butler University student about their experience at one of 40+ restaurants involved in Devour Downtown – a prix-fixe way to experience some of Indianapolis’ best downtown restaurants twice a year. Check out all the Read more >

The Wine Stable and Brew Co. Dresses Up Madison County

Trying to find a trendy weekend activity around Madison County can seem nearly impossible. A long and annoying drive down to Indianapolis used to be the best option. With the opening of The Wine Stable and Brew Co. in Pendleton, Read more >