‘Around Town’ visits Winterland at the Park

Written/posted by: Nana Aduba-Amoah View video footage. The park at Wrigley field turns into a winter wonderland attraction this season, from November 24 through Feb 25, 2018. 'Winterland at the Park' features an ice rink, the Christkindlmarket, a holiday tree, and Santa's workshop, and more. For more information visit: https://www.parkatwrigley.com/.

Sid and Nandan Naresh display table tennis skills

Written/posted by: Nana Aduba-Amoah View video fotage Young professional table tennis players, Sid, and his brother Nandan Naresh, play a game of table tennis with the morning news crew. On Thursday,  November, 9th, the two brothers will be attending the Jackson Chance Foundation's  5th annual Playing it Forward Ping Pong Ball fundraiser at the Hard Rock Hotel. … Continue reading Sid and Nandan Naresh display table tennis skills

Business owners have mixed emotions about smoking ban

Jun 30, 2012 With Indiana’s new Smoke-free Air law taking affect Sunday, some businesses are concerned that their revenue could reduce to ashes. The law prohibits smoking in most public establishments, state-owned vehicles and school buses. Although the ban is geared towards promoting health and safety benefits for customers and employees, some business owners view … Continue reading Business owners have mixed emotions about smoking ban

Veteran Warrior to Warrior Program Combats Delay in Services

  By Nana Aduba Amoah New grassroots programs are easing delays in veteran services by helping veterans access their Veteran Affairs (VA) benefits. Nonprofits like the Warrior-to-Warrior Project by granting them quicker services and help them transition into the real world. According to Program Coordinator, Joe Franzese, when some veterans come home they face about 500 days … Continue reading Veteran Warrior to Warrior Program Combats Delay in Services

Breast cancer event promotes awareness

Aug 17, 2012 A breast cancer fundraiser taking place Saturday at the Elk’s Club is an entertaining event to heighten awareness about a serious cause. The Bosom Buddies, a breast cancer organization, are spearheading the event, which features a night of fun, food and entertainment. “The fundraiser is to help promote awareness and raise money … Continue reading Breast cancer event promotes awareness

Operation Rocket Blast to honor the past

  Aug 11, 2012 (CRAWFORDSVILLE, IN) The Crawfordsville Armory is commemorating area soldiers who have served the country. The National Guard Armory will present “Operation Rocket Blast,” an open house filled with military photographs, scrapbooks and newspaper articles from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Aug. 22. Project Coordinator Deantha Wright-Thornburg said the goal of the … Continue reading Operation Rocket Blast to honor the past