Hendricks Symphony Orchestra and Chorus Present Bach to Handel – a Concert of Baroque Music

The Hendricks Symphony Orchestra and Chorus, under the direction of Benjamin G. Del Vecchio, will present Bach to Handel – A Concert of Baroque Music, on Friday, October 28 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, October 30 at 3 p.m. at Avon Middle School North (1251 Dan Jones Rd, Avon.) Beginning with Bach’s Brandenburg Concerto No […]

Fish & Tenderloin Fry

The Avon Optimist Club will be hosting their annual Fish Fry which has been held annually since the 1960’s on July 14, 15, & 16, 2016. And thanks to Hendricks Regional Health, the Fish Fry will be located in front of the HRH facility in Avon in the south west parking lot (where the Avon […]

Unexpected Fun at Monster Mini Golf

I found myself in Avon by accident. I never meant to end up there, but when my car ran out of gas and I realized I had left my wallet 4 miles down the road. My only option was to ask the local Avonians to take me in for the night. The sweetest girl took […]

Review: Thai Thai Restaurant

I try and eat a bit lighter when the weather warms up outside. One of my go-to cuisines is Thai food. Thai food is flavorful, yet light and I like that it can be spicy. There are a few Thai restaurants in Avon and I thought it was time to visit Thai Thai Restaurant in […]

Review: Cherry Delight at Frost Bite

There aren’t many local ice cream shops around and visiting Frost Bite in Avon is a must. Frost Bite is located near the intersection of  U.S. Hwy. 36 (Rockville Rd.) and State Rd. 267. You can’t miss the fun blue and white sign with an ice cream cone on it. For many, the shop may […]

Old Bob’s: Worth a Visit

Driving along U.S. 36 (Rockville Rd.) in Avon, you may drive right past Old Bob’s. It’s the store where lawn chairs and mini barns are displayed outside along with Old Bob’s unassuming sign and store front. The next time you’re in Avon, stop at Old Bob’s. I’m a bird watcher and my main reason for stopping […]

Deals and Discounts at Gordmans

Gordmans is a popular discount department store located in Avon, Indiana. Gordmans has been named Gordmans since 1996, but its roots go back to 1936. Prior to being Gordmans, it was the successful Gordman Richmans chain of retail stores. Gordmans is located in the Gable Crossing Shopping Center (next to Gander Mountain). In this discount […]

Budget Books and More at Half Price Books

Half Price Books is a discount bookstore which opened its first location back in 1972 in Texas. There are now locations in sixteen states and there is one in Avon, Indiana. Did I mention it’s the only Half Price Books in Hendricks County? Half Price Books is located in the Gables of Avon shopping plaza […]

Good Greek Gyros at The Mediterranean Grill

Are you like me and enjoy a good sandwich? I seek out places to find tasty sandwiches. I especially dig sandwiches with exotic flavors and I am a fan of gyro sandwiches (slices of seasoned meat atop pita bread). A friend recommended that I visit The Mediterranean Grill in Avon. I stopped in on a […]

Delicious Hot Dogs at DJ’s Hot Dog Co.

  I can’t think of a more all-American food than a hot dog. They’re inexpensive, easy to eat on the go and generally taste pretty good. But I want something better…Let’s talk about where you can find a really good hot dog in Avon. A hot dog so tasty that you can’t wait to go […]

November, 2012 Avon Home Sales Rise 161.1 Percent Versus 1 Year Ago

The Avon real estate market showed significant improvement in several key stats in the month of November, 2012. While total sales were off by 28.6 percent versus the previous month’s total of 63, compared to November of 2011, the most recent total of 45 closings represents a 32.4-percent improvement. Also, from September through November of

Avon Real Estate Market Sales Rise 40.9 Percent in October, 2012

Real Estate Report by m.s.Woods Real Estate, LLC. –  The latest sales figures for the Avon real estate market sure didn’t look like what many Central Indiana real agents have come to expect, given the time of year and the seasonal slump that normally accompanies it. Not only does October’s total of 62 closings represent […]

Avon Real Estate Report for September, 2012

Real Estate Report by m.s.Woods Real Estate, LLC. –  The Avon real estate market in September, 2012 was very much a reflection of the time of year, as total sales fell 18.5 percent versus the previous month’s total of 54 closings.  In fact, September marked the third straight month that total sales fell relative to […]

Avon Real Estate Market Sees Significant Improvements in Several Areas, in June, 2012

Real Estate Report by m.s.Woods Real Estate, LLC. –  While the Avon real estate market was not terribly impressive in June, there were nevertheless statistically significant improvements seen in several areas. Total listings, for example, rose 3.2 percent, from 349 in May to 360 in June. What’s more, June marked the 4th consecutive month that […]