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Buckets of Love – Westfield residents headed south on I-65 with 215 buckets of love. The Buckets of Love project was created to help lift the spirits of the families and individuals that lost so many belongings March 2 to the tornadoes in southern Indiana. The idea was to deliver as many buckets as possible, filling them with a bottle of water, a chocolate bunny, a bag of jelly beans and a small donation.
(Clockwise from top left) Maple Glen Principal Robin Lynch explains how to paint a bowl before students and celebrities pair off. Mark Jones, Jones Chiropractics, gets some advice from fourthgrader Heather Hunt. Cindy Olson, Westfield Rotary Club president, and Melody Jones, Westfield Parks & Recreation Dept. director. Westfield Mayor Andy Cook gets a lesson in painting from Cayley Fenimore. Fourth-grader Sade Hodson chats with an attendee. (Photos by Lindsay Eckert)
Meet the editor – Westfield Managing Editor Lindsay Eckert will be offering office hours Wednesdays from 10 a.m. to noon at Good Life Coffee House, Ind. 32 and Union Street. Bring your story ideas, concerns or just stop by to say hello. You can view her column at currentinwestfield.com Community Health Network announces breakthrough cancer treatment – Community Health Network announced recently it is the first health system in Indianapolis to acquire the Intrabeam System, a new radiation platform designed to replace as many as six-and-a-half weeks of routine radiation therapy with a single 20- to 30-minute targeted radiation treatment. The new system, which delivers a targeted, intraoperative radiation treatment directly to the tumor site after lumpectomy, has been shown to be as effective as traditional radiation for certain women with early breast cancer.
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Bughouse Tournament – On April 21, the Westfield Washington Public Library hosts a Bughouse (team chess) Tournament presented by Aaron Dean’s Learning Through Games Group. The tournament starts at 10:30 a.m., and anyone age 5 to 14 can participate. There are two sections: grade three and younger and grade 8 and younger. Three trophies will be awarded in each section. You may choose your own partner, but if you don’t have a partner, we will find one for you. Your partner does not have to be from your school, and homeschoolers are welcome. The entrance fee is $15 if paid by Monday ($20 after Monday), and check-in time for entrants is 10:15 a.m. Contact Children’s Services at 896-9391 for registration information. Managing Editor – Lindsay Eckert firstname.lastname@example.org / 489.4444 Associate Editor – Terry Anker email@example.com Copy Editor – Christine Nimry firstname.lastname@example.org Art Director – Zachary Ross email@example.com / 489.4444 Associate Artist – Andrea Nickas firstname.lastname@example.org / 489.4444
Facebook Fundamentals – Come to the Westfield Washington Public Library for Facebook Fundamentals, a class for beginners that teaches you to set up your page, manage privacy settings and connect with friends and family! Learn to update your status and add a photo, all while you interact with others online. An e-mail address is required to register for Facebook, but the class is free and is offered April19 at 3 p.m. Space is limited, so please register by calling Information/Reference Services at 896-9391.
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Target gets a makeover – Target has freshened up for Westfield residents. The store has been renovated to have a full grocery along with other Target staples. For photos of the revamping and what the new store has to offer, visit currentinwestfield.com Changes in absentee voting – New this year for voters wishing to cast an absentee/early ballot in person must enter the Government and Judicial Center through the west doors of the building, back by the plaza area. No longer can voters come in the front doors on Eighth Street for voting purposes. Absentee voting is available 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday to May 4; 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. April 28 and May 5; and 8 a.m. to noon May 7. New Belfry show coming to stage soon – “12 Angry Men,” directed by Karla Ries, will open Friday at the Belfry Theatre, 10690 Greenfield Ave., Noblesville. Stand witness to the charged claustrophobic atmosphere as 12 men bring their life experiences into the jury room where the life of one accused boy rests in their hands. Performances are scheduled for 8 p.m. Friday, Saturday April 20, 21, 27 and 28 and 2 p.m. April 22 and 29. Tickets for this performance are $15 for adults and $12 for children ages 12 and younger. Seating is limited and reservations are required and can be made by calling 773-1085, or online at www.thebelfrytheatre.com.
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One Hoosier got a sweet piece of last week’s Mega Millions action, missing the $656 million jackpot by one number. Angelica Silva of Westfield purchased a ticket at Speedway at 519 W. Main St. in Westfield that matched the first five numbers, but not the Megaball number, and is worth $250,000. She claimed her prize recently at Hoosier Lottery Headquarters, accompanied by her boyfriend, Alberto Mendoza, and his mother, Maria Mendoza. Silva is a stay-at-home mom to a 3-year-old and is expecting her second child in June. She hasn’t formulated a long-term plan for her winnings yet, but ultimately hopes to use her winnings to benefit her children. “You don’t expect something like this to happen in your life,” said Silva. “It’s overwhelming.” Silva is one of 161 players nationwide to match the first five numbers, but not the Megaball number, in the recent drawing. She is the only Hoosier to do so. Indiana retailers sold 220,438 winning Mega Millions tickets with winnings of $1,295,801 for the recent drawing.
An additional 21,659 winning Mega Millions tickets in Indiana included the Megaplier option and accounted for an extra $272,580 in prizes. The Hoosier Lottery is committed to providing innovative and entertaining lottery games for the benefit of the citizens of Indiana. In fiscal year 2011, the Hoosier Lottery generated $188 million in net income, which Silva was used to significantly reduce the motor vehicle excise tax for all Hoosier drivers and also supported the pension funds for retired Indiana teachers, police and firefighters. Player prizes for the fiscal year totaled $495 million and $56 million was earned by Indiana retailers on the sale of Hoosier Lottery products. Since its inception in 1989, the Hoosier Lottery has produced $4 billion in net income for the citizens of Indiana, nearly $1 billion in commissions and bonuses for participating Indiana retailers, and has paid out $8.5 billion in player prizes. The Hoosier Lottery reminds players to always play responsibly. For more information, please contact Al Larsen at email@example.com or 242-8803.
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Playing with senses By Lindsay Eckert • firstname.lastname@example.org Westfield’s Freedom Trail Park is allowing children with limited abilities to explore a world that is a daily adventure for most children: playing outside. Westfield Rotary Club has teamed up with Westfield Parks & Recreation with the assistance of Hamilton County Autism and Support Group and local Westfield Boy Scout troops to create and continuously develop the only sensory garden for autistic children in Hamilton County. The garden features wide ramps and handicap-accessible platform swings. Kurt Wanninger, former Westfield Rotary Club President, said children who may have not been able to play outside at a playground now have a welcoming place. He said the all-inclusive playground is the first garden in Indiana to use rubber instead of mulch. “The parents who visit the playground with their children praise its design,” Wanninger said. “At school playgrounds, the students just have to circle the playground and not be able to be part of it because the mulch makes it difficult. The rubberized ground and ramps allow the kids to drive to the top of the forts; they can actually interact instead of just watching
Jazmin Rivera and her daughter, Camilla Rivera, have fun on the slide at Sensory Gardens. (Photo by Lindsay Eckert)
other kids interact.” Park-goers may see Sensory Park as a normal play destination with slides, swings and small places to hide where kids can let their imaginations run wild. Although some of the sights may be familiar to a park, it touches senses autistic children usually don’t get to experience at a public park, such as smell, sounds and touch. “It’s in a secluded area (located at the back of Silver Lakes subdivision), and students can play in the grass, smell flowers and listen to wind chimes Boy Scouts have made,” Wanninger said. Jazmin Rivera’s daughter, Camila Rivera, suffers from Stickler syndrome, and Jazmin said the park has created amazing moments for a
mother to see. “My daughter has to use a walker and hasn’t been able to walk by herself,” Jazmin said about her 3-yearold. “Two days ago, she just started walking to the slide. She saw other children walking and playing and I think that motivated her, and the type of equipment on the playground allowed her to do it.”
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Westfield Parks & Recreation will be hosting an Arbor Day tree planting and giveaway on April 28 at 10 a.m. at Freedom Trail Park. This is your opportunity to get involved, get your hands dirty and have some fun in a community project! Businesses, organizations, families and individuals are encouraged to join us. Arbor Day will provide Freedom Trail Park and the
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the City of Westfield for years to come. Even if you cannot help plant, please come out and pick up one of your favorite trees for Arbor Day. Black gum, river birch, sugar maple, American plum and tulip trees will be given away. To sign up to volunteer for Arbor Day, please visit www. westfield.in.gov/parks and go the Volunteer Opportunities section.
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As summer season nears, the familiar routes home are becoming populated with orange cones, decreased speed limits and even some road closures. Major Moves Project: The New U.S. 31 hosted an open house last week at Carmel High School to review updates, changes and how the proj-
ect’s new timeline affects Westfield residents’ daily lives. Here’s some of the changes you can expect during the summer and fall: U.S. 31 from 136th Street to Greyhound Pass Reduced speed limit: • Speed limits has been reduced to 40 mph. The decreased limit will be in effect for the entire construction area, until approximately mid-November. Northbound U.S. 31 into Clay Terrace Permanent closure: • The far left-turn lane from northbound U.S. 31 into Clay Terrace has been permanently closed. • The right left-turn lane will remain open. 146th Street Trail Temporary closure: • The Hagan-Burke Trail is currently undergoing changes. The trail will have intermittent closures during weekdays, but will be open on the weekends. • The trail closure will allow construction of the Keystone Parkway bridge over the trail. Local Route Improvements • Various local route improvements (construction scheduled for 2012-2013) • Note: All land acquisition should be complete by the end of 2013.
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total of 464,422 miles. According to Janus’ CEO Connie Sanders, the First Steps program, which served 258 The fourth annual Create, Connect and students last year, saves the state $13,000 for Commit Fundraising Breakfast, held March 23 each student who does not enter into at the Ritz Charles in Carmel, raised state education programs because of more than $27,000 for Janus DevelJanus’ assistance. Last year, Sanders opmental Services. said Janus saved the state $2.4 million Janus, located at 1555 Westfield through First Steps. Rd. in Noblesville, provides education Janus’ work in helping Hamilton and employment opportunities for County residents with disabilities individuals with disabilities in Hamilwouldn’t be possible without the efforts ton County. Its initiatives include First of volunteers and parents who have Steps, an early intervention program Sanders believed in the program, Sanders said. for school children with disabilities, “We know the power of a parent’s and the Hamilton County Express, which provides transportation around the coun- love, and the passion with which they’ve worked with us,” said Sanders. ty and into north Marion County for individuFor more information about Janus Developals with disabilities. Last year, Hamilton County ment Services, visit www.janus-inc.org. Express provided more than 45,000 rides, for a United Way projects $40.6 million raised in 2011 – United Way of Central Indiana is projecting the community’s 2011 annual campaign will end at $40.6 million – the highest giving in its history. The result is $2.3 million more than the 2010 giving, said Ellen K. Annala, United Way of Central Indiana president and CEO. Annala credited Campaign Chair Marianne Glick, president of glickart. com, "for re-energizing the base and attracting new givers to the mission." For more information, visit www.uwci.org.
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How a new marketing campaign is making business a community endeavor By Lindsay Eckert • firstname.lastname@example.org Westfield has built its foundation on small businesses and a strong sense of community since the 1800s. The city has developed into a nationally ranked school district and the home to major companies such as IMMI and Frontier. Downtown Westfield is brimming with new business. Westfield and the local businesses that have kept the Union Street and Ind. 32 intersection alive is introducing a new generation of business owners to a generation of history long passed. More than 20 downtown Westfield properties, each with their own history, eventually will bring their characteristic pasts to the present as building locations to bring in new residents, revenues and connectivity to the city’s downtown streets. Anne Poynter, Downtown Westfield Neighborhood Association director, said Grand Junction Properties has a marketing campaign that will breathe eccentric life into a simple downtown atmosphere. “I’ve been very determined to get downPoynter town on its feet. I started inventorying properties last year and I was surprised there were more than 20
properties in the downtown area available for lease,” Poynter said. “It’s an eccentric downtown with properties varying from little studio places to actual buildings.” Poynter said the next step was finding a way to open the eyes of entrepreneurs. “I worked with the Westfield Chamber of Commerce to find how we could proceed and we thought about Curt (Whitesell), a longtime Westfield resident and active member in the community,” Poynter said. “Curt, owner of Westfield Business Development, ended up being the right fit. He has the social media skills to network and the experience to help make this happen.” Whitesell As the technological and business-minded fuel for a downtown-wide marketing campaign, Whitesell networks with businesses and property owners to facilitate a business matchmaking program designed to match owners with unique locations, and businesses that enrich residents’ daily lives. “We are looking for something great for downtown,” said Whitesell. “I walk through downtown to get a feel of the available properties, then network and ask around, ‘Do you know this type of person who’s interested in starting this type of business?’ My job is to make
the connections and Anne’s job is to promote the city. Together, we’re creating a downtown catered to our community’s wants.” Grand Junction Properties is a free marketing tool that provides a database of available properties for any inquiries and a whole new brand for downtown Westfield. Poynter said the opportunity is exponentially beneficial for all involved. “Curt is trying to highlight what’s available as a one-stop shop, so inquiries can see what’s available to them,” Poynter said. “We had people stop in and say, ‘What do you guys have? I really like this downtown.’ Now, we can provide an abundance of information to match people with what they are looking for.” Poynter said it’s not just about buying property or selling to consumers in Westfield; downtown Westfield values business differently. “We want business owners to buy into the community. We want them to not just turn on the open sign at 9 a.m. and lock the doors at 3:45 p.m.,” Poynter said. “We want a support team, merchants who are exchanging ideas, talking about their community. Once the businesses connect, that connectivity will add vibrancy downtown.” You can view listing for Grand Junction Properties at grandjunctionswestfield.com
“We had people stop in and say, ‘What do you guys have? I really like this downtown.’ Now, we can provide an abundance of information to match people with what they are looking for.”
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Stamping out sexual abuse of kids needs your help
Hamilton County parks and trails It is our position Hamilton County should be congratulated on being the healthiest county in Indiana. The annual County Health Rankings, released by the University of Wisconsin, takes into account the number of low weight births and the rate of people who die before age 75, has deemed Hamilton County the healthiest, with Boone County coming in second. We find it encouraging that Hamilton County residents take the time to ensure they are healthy. We would like to challenge residents in Hamilton County to come in first next year. We are privileged to live in an area rich with parks and trails designed to accommodate all sorts of outdoor activities. As the weather continues to warm up, we should try to take full advantage of these resources. We understand everyone has a busy schedule and it can be difficult to get out as much as we’d like and get some exercise. However, with a little preplanning and motivation, we can all get out and be active. We’ve already paid for all these parks and trails … we might as well take full advantage of them.
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Worldwide misspeak Commentary by Terry Anker
In a world of instant messaging and the land of ubiquitous social media, an off-handed remark can be broadcast to thousands – perhaps millions – of people. Urged by the goal of expanding those who know and understand the importance of routine philanthropy in their lives, our community foundation, The Legacy Fund, has started a program to make full use of the array of these modern communication tools including Facebook, Twitter, blogs and LinkedIn. Mostly, Legacy Fund posts photos of local events and heroes along with the occasional notice of some piece designed to inspire giving. Yet, when reposting a story from The Wall Street Journal which innocuously enough supported corporate philanthropy, a far-away reader jumped into the fray with a stinging assessment of the purported generosity of the business leaders who give. Now, it seems one can, at the push of an all-too-easy button on the handy cell phone, post each fragment of thought. If a basic tenant of public discourse is to
“know one’s audience,” then the open nature of the Web is antithetical to this objective. Once posted, information is impossible to control and contain, yet entirely easy to contort. Recently, filmmaker Spike Lee tweeted online to millions the address of the shooter of the young boy in Florida. Unfortunately, Mr. Lee had an address for the wrong people. Thereafter, these folks have been receiving death threats and are in hiding for fear of their family’s safety. Should Mr. Lee be held to account for inciting vigilantism? Or, was his incident a simple misspeak amplified by the megaphone provided by social media? Regardless, it is clear these, like any powerful tools, are inherently dangerous and must be treated with special care. Likewise, their irresponsible use can carry great consequence to both user and bystander.
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These statistics knocked us off our perch: One in four girls and one in six boys are sexually abused before they turn 18. If that doesn’t upset you, consider more than 90 percent of sexuallyabused kids actually know their abuser. This madness has to cease. We’re in the middle of Child Abuse Prevention Month, and Chaucie’s Place, the advocacy center of which Current is a sponsor, is conducting a key program on April 23 at the Fishers Library; it should prove well worth the time of any interested parents, teachers, coaches and/or volunteers. The program, Darkness to Light’s Stewards of Children, is a comprehensive sexual abuse prevention-training program that educates adults how to avert, recognize and react responsibly to child sexual abuse. The program includes a three-part DVD presentation, an interactive workbook and a facilitator-led discussion. The cost is $15 per person for the session running from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Chaucie’s Place tells us attendees will gain increased awareness of the prevalence, consequences and circumstances of child sexual abuse; new skills for adults to prevent, recognize and react responsibly to child sexual abuse; positive change to organizational policies and procedures; and individual commitment to action through a personal prevention plan. For more information, please contact Chaucie’s Place at 759-8008. Brian Kelly, publisher, and Steve Greenberg, general manager, are co-owners of Current Publishing, LLC. Write them at info@ youarecurrent.com.
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Running with leaky pipes Laughs by Danielle Wilson Warning: The following may cause embarrassment and eye-rolling in people of the male persuasion. Read at your own risk. Also, if you are pregnant or plan to become so, you may want to skip on over to another column. As most of you know, I recently turned 40. My twin sister, in order to celebrate this milestone, decided to have a baby. A baby! I can’t top that, but her pregnancy did inspire me to seek out some sort of challenge to prove to myself getting older doesn’t have to mean dementia and osteoporosis. I chose a marathon. Not a full 26.2 miles of course − suffering through one of those puppies was the most miserable experience of my 20s − but a 13.1-mile (half ) marathon. It’s still impressive, but far less fatal. And Doo and I are planning a beach vacation with the kids during the summer, so a mini seemed like a great idea. I’ve been training for about six weeks now and am progressing on schedule, but am facing one major hurdle every time I jog. Uncontrollable urination. And not in a wayside port-a-let. Actually, mid-running. What the hoo-ha? I can deal with the sore knees, the racing heart, even the occasional light-headedness and nausea that come with overexerting myself on a record-high temperature day after 10 hours of work, but I must draw the line at soaking myself. And I’ve tried everything short of self-
For more laughs, read Mike Redmond's column at currentinwestfield.com imposed dehydration. Nothing helps. So now I’m stuck wondering how I’ll manage a maxi pad or even a Depends on race day. Because it’s so freakin’ distracting, not to mention humiliating, when I’m only a mile in and the leaking begins. I ran one hour this morning, and the first thing I had to do once I stumbled into the house and let Doo know I’d survived, hop in the shower. Here I am trying to get in shape and show my kids how to set and reach goals, and a little thing like bladder control may derail me. What’s a gal to do? I do have a friend who opted for surgical treatment, but I’m just not sure I’m ready for that. Sewing up the nether region seems like something my mother or grandmother should be worrying about, not me. I just want to be able to run a few miles and mop up sweat, not urine, like normal people. Is that too much to ask? Peace out.
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Time for a change? Laughs by Dick Wolfsie I admit I’m not very good with gadgets. I’m having a heck of a time with the new parking meters that require credit cards. I told a police officer in downtown Indy the other day I couldn’t figure out how to get the blasted machine to accept my VISA. “Join the club,” he said. I’d like to. I hope it accepts cash. I miss the old parking meters. I miss fumbling for change in my pockets in a torrential rain. I miss going to a newsstand and buying a pack of gum with a $20 bill, just to get some coins. But if you love nostalgia like I do, don’t despair. With a little poor planning, you can still get one of those quaint little orange tickets on your windshield. When I was a kid in New York, you could park for 10 minutes for a penny. Of course, you couldn’t find a space, but at least it was affordable. My father still complained about parking being too expensive. He once told me on the morning of March 5, 1947, it cost him 16 cents to park while my mother was giving birth to me. OK fine, but did he have to take it out of my first allowance? The first working parking meters were installed in July 1935 in Oklahoma. In the 1930s, the meters in Chicago couldn’t generate any www.currentinwestfield.com
profit. Most of the people who could afford to own cars in the Windy City were bank robbers or jewelry-store thieves, and the longest they ever parked anywhere was three to five minutes. Some people have challenged the constitutionality of paid parking, claiming streets are public property and nowhere in our founding fathers’ documents were parking meters ever mentioned. That’s a very conservative point of view. The liberals want directions in braille on the meters. Can we find a happy medium here? Parking meter pricing should be tied to how expensive your car is. For example, if you drive a $150,000 Lexus, the fee to park downtown should be $25 an hour. But if you have, let’s say, a 2004 burgundy Hyundai Tucson with a dent in the right passenger door, a dime a minute seems fair, just to pick an example totally at random. It may be quite a few years before the traditional parking meters come back in use. While I wait, I’m going to eat healthy and exercise. I plan on buying myself some time.
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Exilis to fix liposuction Commentary by Dr. Barry Eppley
Q: I had liposuction six months ago that has left me with some unevenness over the thigh areas. The skin has some dimpling and a few more obvious humps in the upper portion of outer thighs. My doctor told me to give it six months after surgery to see if they would smooth out, and they definitely haven’t. Would Exilis be able to fix or improve how this looks? A: Skin irregularities are the result of an uneven fat layer under the skin. They can become apparent after liposuction due to pre-existing cellulite, poor skin elasticity and an irregular layering of residual fat left behind. One has to look carefully at the lumps and bumps to determine if filling the indentations, decreasing the height of the lumps or some combination approach is best. Tough to quit – Women find it more difficult to quit smoking than men, a new study suggests. A woman’s brain reacts differently to nicotine, and has more nicotine receptors in critical parts of the brain than male counterparts. livescience.com
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Spirituality The wine, the cup and communion LIFESTYLE
Commentary by Bob Walters While writing a recent communion meditation, I discovered something in the Bible as obvious at is was startling: Wine is never mentioned as being in the cup of Christ. This isn’t to argue whether in fact wine was served in the upper room at the Last Supper; it stands to reason it was. Nor am I here to argue the disciples drank blood; it stands to reason they did not. I was just surprised that for all the symbolism and tradition tied to the wine of communion representing the blood of Christ, the Bible never actually says “wine” describing that first communion. At his last meal on the eve (Maundy Thursday) of his crucifixion (Good Friday), Jesus told his disciples he was “going away,” broke bread representing his body and passed the cup describing its contents as “my blood of the new covenant” (Matthew 26:28, Mark 14:24) or “the new covenant in my blood” (Luke 22:20, 1 Corinthians 11:25). Jesus told them henceforth to “do this in remembrance of me” (Luke 22:19). That remembrance of Jesus is what we celebrate in communion. But, blood of the new covenant? What could that mean if it wasn’t literally blood? It stands to reason it meant this: Jewish law, tradition and
faith all said “life” existed in the blood (Genesis 9:4, Leviticus 17:11, etc.). The “new covenant” is the restored relationship of fallen mankind with a loving almighty God, of our faith in and salvation through Jesus Christ and the forgiveness of our sins covered by the shed blood of Christ. It’s our eternal presence in the infinite light of the Lord God. Blood of the new covenant means, “life forever, in faith.” These are just my words, and there are 2,000 years of theological descriptions and witness far better than mine. But if we look at the cup and see only the shed blood of Jesus on the cross, of pain, suffering, guilt, fear and the general turpitude of this mortal coil – of the misery of this human life – then we are missing the most important aspect of the cup of Christ. In the new covenant, this cup is a cup of life, love and freedom, not death. It is a cup of hope and grace, not a threat. It is a gift, not a debt or a transaction. The cup contains the life of Jesus Christ and our hope of eternal salvation. And to that, I say, “Cheers!”
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My 4-year old daughter came out of the restroom smiling and I asked her quickly, “Did you wash your hands?” Her response was immediate. It was an instinctual “Yes!” Then, she looked down at them and smelled them both just to be sure. We are all guided by instincts and have an initial reaction or response that requires no thinking. We just react. Kids also are considerable models for how instinctual people can be. They haven’t had time to learn everything and they simply act in their own best interest. They act to protect themselves, even if it is to stay out of trouble with a parent. Little Jacquie’s first response is to say her hands are clean, despite what actually happened in the restroom. She knows instinctually how to protect herself and immediately answers in a protective way. She’s not maliciously answering, only protecting herself.
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By Robert Herrington • email@example.com Local entrepreneur Jeff Renbarger recently opened the newest and tastiest business to open in Noblesville – Menchie’s, the leading chain of self-serve frozen yogurt stores, at 13170 Harrell Pkwy. The Hamilton Town Center location is also the first Menchie’s to open in Indiana. “It’s pretty exciting to be the first one in Indiana, and Noblesville is the perfect area for it,” Renbarger said. Menchie’s is a unique frozen yogurt brand that places a strong emphasis on the experience its guests live every time they visit a store. Offering a vibrant atmosphere complete with party rooms, chalkboards and bright colors, Menchie’s encourages families to come in and spend a memorable, fun-filled day together. “It’s a fun escape. Every guest gets a gift besides the yogurt before they leave,” Renbarger said. Menchie’s guests help themselves to an unlimited mix of yogurt and toppings at a unique self-serve station with more than 100 rotating yogurt flavors from cake batter and pomegranate tart to chocolate silk and vanilla snow, and more than 70 rotating toppings including fresh fruits, granolas, nuts, an assortment of candies and hot fudges. Renbarger said the Noblesville store has 21 choices available each day. “Some flavors – like vanilla, chocolate and original tart – we don’t rotate,” he said. Instead of using mixes, Renbarger said an executive chef oversees the Menchie’s unique product line of private branded yogurt. The store also provides healthier alternatives by offering nonfat, low-fat, no-sugar added and low-carb options. “We really have about everyone covered,” said Renbarger, adding Menchie’s uses the highestquality frozen yogurt and contains live and active cultures, and is endorsed by the National Yogurt Association.
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Instead of having set sizes and prices, the weight of frozen yogurt and toppings determines the cost. Renbarger said each ounce is 45 cents and waffle cones are an additional $1. Menchie’s is also actively involved in the communities it serves by partnering in fundraising activities and education incentive programs. Each Menchie’s store donates thousands of dollars in cash and products annually to local schools to support student programs. “We really believe in getting involved in the community with schools and churches,” explained Renbarger. “We give 20 percent back to the groups.” Menchie’s Hamilton Town Center, 13170 Harrell Pkwy., Noblesville, is open 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Sunday through Thursday and 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. Friday and Saturday. For more information, call 773-6628 or visit www.menchies.com.
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I believe when Charles Dickens wrote, “It was the best of times, it was the worst of times,” he was deep in the throes of participating in a charity home tour. We are participating in the Lost Run Farms “Homes of Distinction” home tour with just a couple of months left to complete the process. I can say I have experienced and learned more from this process than from all the years of experience that came before. I truly believe the secret to a successful beginning in a show home, fit for the world to judge, is recognizing it is a jigsaw puzzle where each and every piece has to be gingerly and thoughtfully placed. The “plan” has to begin when the design staff can still walk between the support beams of the new construction. This is the point when decisions can be made without the urgency of the builder on the phone saying, “I need it today!” The “plan” begins with an inspiration. This inspiration can be as simple as a fabric or a piece of art. From this mustard seed, an entire house will grow. The skeleton of the “plan” is always comprised of constants. These are immovable and unchangeable constraints at the point of design firm entry. The style, floor plan and elevation of the structure were our major constants.
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Retrofit, repurpose to the rescue Commentary by Randy Sorrell
The art and appreciation of retrofit continues to grow. Initially, its popularity was economically driven. Happy homeowners wanted to improve their outdoor living space, but tight wallets didn’t allow for draining the bank account or tapping home equity lines. Fashionable Now, after gobs of successful redone projects where original patios remained and added to, and society became comfortable with working with what we have, retrofits just seem both smart and fashionable. Lending credibility to the process is the burning trend of rescue/reuse/ recycle where forgotten chandeliers in the attic are repurposed as cool hanging light effects infused with candles, and once ugly peeling iron fence sections become historic features for climbing vines (done them both). Sure, our industry thrives on ripping out everything, designing bright and shiny ultimate backyard retreats and installing them as a blank slate. But, not everyone or every home needs that. There is something very satisfying about “solutioneering” the old to something completely new and livable.
Landscape The featured picture is a perfect retrofit example. Mature spruce trees and stately boxwood will remain in the landscape, but the tired creeping junipers and crimson pygmy barberries will be replaced, likely with something a little more refined for this elegant Carmel residence. I can imagine a stately bed of pachysandra with a variegated hosta border for the shady area. A trio of pink hydrangea would offer prolonged flowering and nice fall color if we select the glowing embers variety. Landscape retrofits are not always appropriate and can be more challenging than working with existing concrete patios, walks, porches, stone columns and other hardscape elements. Scale is a major issue. With mature trees and shrubs remaining, newly planted items often don’t look visually appealing and seem out of place, even after years of growth. The art of retrofit is similar to the art of luxurious outdoor living. It takes consideration, moderation and imagination to be successful.
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