Weekend Indiana

(brookescandyco.com) Belgian chocolates made in Dana, Indiana? Sure, why not? and Brooke Schmidt's candy is becoming a national thing. The Campfire Smoked sea salt caramels will be featured in a goodie bag for guests of an MTV Movie Awards event soon - Brooke's Candy Co. has...
(image courtesy of Facebook) The email said "The Butler Opera Theater at Butler University presents 'A Night At The Opera.'" I, naturally, thought... Alas, it is not. It's just as good, though. This will not be an in-depth piece on musicality a la my friend Jay Harvey. I may not...
Michael Feinstein and Marilyn Maye (image courtesy of Facebook) "Ray, you came of age at a time when breathing Aqua Net fumes was still good for you, when teasing had nothing to do with bullying and everything to do with leopard-print hair picks that were larger than your head...
Sure, March Madness is upon us as is Hoosier Hysteria, though to be honest the new Hoosier Hysteria is NFL season now - sorry, but it's true! But for some of us, March means that baseball season is almost here (Wrestlemania season, too, but that's a different article). In one...
(image courtesy of rowdyroddypiper.com ) The first time I saw Rowdy Roddy Piper, he was not called that. This was before his legendary run in the WWF/WWE. I was 9 years old, and out of the blue on Georgia Championship Wrestling, my favorite announcer Gordon Solie had a broadcast...
(image courtesy of YouTube) Everything that has come to Harold Jones over more than five decades as a professional musician he says came from "the wonderful music program of Richmond public schools." Richmond, Indiana's music history is well documented - primarily from the old...
(image courtesy of YouTube) Too often, education news - be it on WIBC, the newspapers or TV stations or other sites - gets painted into "a warped view of everything that's going on," according to the state's Teacher Of The Year last year, Steve Perkins . In his opinion, that's...
Styx lead singer Lawrence Gowan Styx is one of those bands that never seem to stop touring. Obviously, they sometimes do - the boys have lives, but every year, two things are a virtual guarantee in the world of rock and roll; Dave Matthews will play two shows at Klipsch Music...
I like Roman Reigns. He seems like a good dude. He got into Georgia Tech, so he obviously has some brains. Like every other person on WWE's roster, I want Roman to succeed because successful wrestlers furthers the business of professional wrestling, which is good for all of us...