Category: Cover Stories

Fishers Parks Director Tony Elliot, left, and Fishers Parks and Recreation Coordinator Matt Walker on the construction site of Saxony Hall. (Photo by James Feichtner) 0

Down by the Water

Saxony Beach gets new parks facility this fall By James Feichtner Since Saxony Beach opened in the Lake District, residents have been enjoying the area from Memorial Day to Labor Day. Offering 300 feet...

HSE graduates from left, Nick Kinder, Marie Drascic, Bryce Reif and HSE teacher Jeremiah Follis edit their film content for their documentary “None of the Above.” (Photo by James Feichtner) 0

And… Action!

HSE teacher helps students create a documentary together   By Renee Larr Jeremiah Follis has been a film-lover since his days in college making films as a hobby. When he started teaching at Hamilton...

Frances Farmer, an early 20th century actress and television host, had Fishers chosen as her final resting place. (Submitted photo) 0

Resting in peace

A look back at how famed actress Frances Farmer left Hollywood for Indy   By Michelle Williams Driving by Oaklawn Memorial Gardens has been commonplace for many Fishers and northeast side residents over the...

Alphonso Bailey, former boxer, now helps Fishers kids. (Photo by James Feichtner) 0

The good fight

Former boxer uses past to help troubled juveniles   By Renee Larr Fishers resident Alphonso Bailey is using his past to create bright futures for incarcerated juveniles and adults. Bailey created and operates the...

Indiana On Tap staff Adam Schick, from left, Joel Bozman and Justin Knepp raise their glasses at Upland Taproom in Carmel.. (Submitted photo) 0

Brewing a Community

Fishers-based digital medium unites Hoosier craft beer community By James Feichtner For the past few years, craft micro-breweries have been exploding all over the Midwest, especially in Indiana. With so much going on in...

From left: Jackie Abbett, Barb Settles-Huge, Charlie Abbett, Dan Huge, Pat Settles, Amber Sermersheim, Diane Hamer and Kim Schrank at Walk to End Alzheimer’s 2014. (Submitted photo) 0

Yoga for forgotten thoughts

Fundraiser aims to find a cure for Alzheimer’s By Renee Larr Barb Settles Huge knows firsthand how damaging the diagnosis of a family member with Alzheimer’s can be. Her father, Jack Settles, was diagnosed...

Fishers couple, Kelsey Faludy and Drew McGuire, forms band together. (Submitted photo) 0

Love and music

  Fishers couple grows close over making music together By Chris Bavender Two years ago Kelsey Faludy had just moved to Indiana. Drew McGuire wanted to meet new people. That led to each creating...

Tom Dickey runs with son, Tyler, up a hill on Camelback Mountain in Phoenix, Ariz.. (Submitted photo) 0

Open hearts

Dickey family answer call to help children  By Mark Ambrogi Tom Dickey’s life took a turn he never expected when his three oldest children were born with a genetic neuromuscular disease. “We were thrusted into...