Many quilts hang in the Home & Family Arts Building at the Indiana State Fair, but there are two quilts displayed in the building that hold a special place in the heart of Sheri Bradway, mother of an IMPD officer killed in the line of duty. Ron Bradway was killed Sept. 20, 2013 while trying to save a woman and a child being held hostage. “After Ron was killed, my.
Distracted driving is something that millions of people across America are guilty of committing. Answering a quick text, switching routes on a GPS, and checking an iPod to find the perfect song are only a few tasks that take people’s eyes off the road. To help prevent distractions in the car, Allstate is touring the country with Reality RidesSM, a driving simulator that utilizes a real – but stationary –.
For the fifth year in a row, Indiana State Fair 4-H gardening exhibitors have donated their projects to Second Helpings, a nonprofit community kitchen in Indianapolis. I had the chance to catch up with Nora Spitznogle, Director of Programs at Second Helpings, to learn a little bit more about the partnership. Spitznogle told me that 1,480 pounds of vegetables were donated by 713 individual 4-H produce exhibitors after being judged.
For me, carving a pumpkin means cutting a few triangle eyes and a crooked smile into a pumpkin on Halloween, but for Ray Villafane this means a whole lot more. Pumpkin carving has become a year-round profession for the New York native, which may seem crazy to some, like me. Once I saw Villafane’s work, I began to realize what a one-of-a-kind artist he is. Though Villafane was always interested.