Glassblowing: An Ancient Art Form Found In Hendricks County

The surrounding countryside around Danville is very peaceful and if you didn’t know it was there you might just drive right past it. It’s something some people have only read about in the history books. And when you are up close and personal with it you are just stunned at the vision of the artists […]

ArtsGo: An Art Lover’s Play Day

  Calling all art lovers! You don’t want to miss this event next year.  Have you ever heard of the ArtsGo Festival? ArtsGo is an annual event that pays tribute to all Hendricks County artists. It’s a unique experience that takes can be called “An art lover’s scavenger hunt.” ArtsGo is an annual event sponsored […]

Cross’s Corner Bar and Restaurant: Danville’s “Cheers”

One of the main hangouts in historic, lively downtown Danville is a dining room and watering hole on Danville Square called Cross’s Corner. This place has been slinging good food and drinks since 2006 for folks in Danville who enjoy hanging out in town, and for visitors from other cities in Indiana, just passing through. […]

Famous Danville Resident, Samuel Thompson: Baseball’s “Big Sam”

Danville, Indiana, a small satellite community just to the west of state capital Indianapolis, has one famous native son: Hall of Fame baseball player and Indianapolis sports legend Samuel Thompson. Known as “Big Sam”, Samuel Thompson still holds two major league records: one for most RBI’s per game (.923) and one for most RBI’s in […]

Danville Real Estate Market Not So Hot in June, 2010

Real Estate Report by m.s.Woods Real Estate, LLC. –  The Danville real estate market didn’t look so hot in June, 2010 as evidenced by the 3 fundamental indicators of total sales, total pending sales and total homes for sale. Starting with pending sales, there was a 46.7-perent drop, from 15 in May to just 8 […]

Danville Homes Spend Average 110 Days on Market in May, 2010

Real Estate Report by m.s.Woods Real Estate, LLC. –  There are two things that really stand out in the above graph: pending sales and close sales, both of which are interrelated. Starting with pending sales, there was a 59.1-percent drop from 22 the previous month to just 9 in May. Compared to May of 2009 […]

Beasleys Orchards Presents the 2009 Heartland Apple Festival this Weekend and the Next

The location is the magnificent Beasley’s Orchards and Gardens in Danville, a suburb near Indianapolis in Central Indiana. Visitors make a day of it to bask in the magic of Fall at a real apple orchard, take the hayride, see who won the Apple pie contest, test their courage wandering in the Haunted Corn Maze, […]

Danville Real Estate Condition July, 2009

Real Estate Report by m.s.Woods Real Estate, LLC. –  Located just west of Indianapolis is the historic town of Danville. With the Indianapolis real estate market moving westward recently to the nearby towns of Avon and Plainfield, the Danville real estate market has reason to be excited as this growth inevitably moves further in its […]

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