Weekend Indiana

Many see the sculpture - eight-feet tall, carved with a chainsaw by Dayle Lewis of Richmond, Indiana - as a moving tribute to soldiers, sailors, Air Force members and Marines who sacrificed themselves for their country. The American bald eagle looks out over the grave of a...
(image courtesy of aljarreau.com) I expected a talk with Al Jarreau to be fun. I didn't expect him to have enough energy to power the Starbucks around the circle from WIBC, as well as the eight other Starbucks locations within a couple blocks. Al has been one of my favorite...
(image courtesy of Twitter) Many years ago, Bret "The Hitman" Hart proclaimed himself "The best there is, the best there was, and the best there ever will be" in professional wrestling. Change the profession to sports talk radio, and the subject of the sentence would be Paul...
The Sun King CANvitational is now two years old. Not only can you enjoy Sun King, you can enjoy (responsibly!) canned beers from all over the world, most of which you won't ever get to try unless you feel like a lot of road trips. Clay Robinson from Sun King talks about the...
Greg, Melody and Ryan are 3/5 of The 5 Browns, who at a young age decided they all liked the piano better than other instruments. They also became acclaimed concert pianists and then asked the question, "why don't we put together a band?" Five pianos on stage at the same time,...
Finally, music has come back to Hilbert Circle Theatre. It isn't as dramatic as when The Rock says it, but it'll have to do! The Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra opens its 2014-15 season with its annual Opening Night Gala Sunday night ! Maestro Krzysztof Ubanski brushes his hair...
The Wiggles entered my life a dozen years ago. Barring something unforseen (confirmed by the Mrs.!), they will not be part of my everyday life much longer. Wednesday's Wiggles concert at Old National Centre in Indianapolis will be fun, as I will be with my six-year-old daughter...
Alana Hadley finishing last year's Monumental Marathon in Indy (image courtesy of Alana & Mark Hadley) Alana Hadley is your ordinary high school senior, at least she will be on Monday when the school year starts. She is visiting colleges, having fun with her friends, running...
Lest anyone get the wrong idea, there is no feud between employees here at WIBC, unless you count the one between newsman Stan Lehr and everyone else here in the newsroom over his hourly Chicago Bears factoids. We all get along with each other, and we can respectfully disagree...