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Plans for Avon’s Economic Growth are Underway

Working together, the Hendricks County Economic Development Partnership (HCEDP) is making a plan to continue economic growth in Avon. According to Flyer News, Director Cinda Kelley said the town council collaborated with the HCEDP to ... Read More

In Blog, Community News, news, Real Estate on August 25, 2014 by Community Expert Team

Motivated Students Organize Environmental Concert

A new student-organized group recently hosted a very successful event that raised environmental awareness in Avon. Making over $1,000 for the Hendricks County Parks and Recreation Department, the organization held a concert at the McCloud ... Read More

In Blog, Community News, Events, news, Schools on August 19, 2014 by Community Expert Team

Shepard Earns Avon Community Schools ‘Teacher of the Year’

Joined by more than 450 of her fellow staff members, Christy Shepard of Avon Community Schools, was recently named Teacher of the Year. Shepard teaches fifth-graders at Avon Intermediate School West.   "Mrs. Shepard's passion and capability for teaching students ... Read More

In Blog, Community News, Events, news, Schools on August 4, 2014 by Community Expert Team

Local Superheroes Run to Benefit Juvenile Diabetes

Hundreds of 5K race participants gathered July 12th from around the Avon area to benefit the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation. The run/walk, which marks the beginning of the Hendricks County Fair, was well attended, notably by several runners who wore ... Read More

In Blog, Community News, news, Things to Do on July 15, 2014 by Community Expert Team

Sunscreen 4 Soldiers Delivers Protection to Company 1413

Sunscreen 4 Soldiers is a new program that takes donations, either monetary or actual sunscreen products, and ships them overseas. Rarely, do we think about the soldiers in Afghanistan needing to protect their skin and ... Read More

In Blog, Community News, news on July 7, 2014 by Community Expert Team

Relay for Life Brings the Avon Community Together to Fight Cancer

Participants from all over Avon came out last Friday to take part in the Relay for Life, an organization that is supporting the fight for cancer.  People met at 5 p.m. at the Avon Middle ... Read More

In Blog, Community News, Events, news on June 16, 2014 by Community Expert Team

Avon Freshman Wins State Championship in State Track and Field

Avon athletes really proved themselves at last weekend's state track and field finals in Bloomington. Freshman Taylor Nicholson finished in 4:51.88 bringing home an individual championship. Competing against the entire state of Indiana was pressure enough, ... Read More

In Blog, Community News, news, Schools on June 10, 2014 by Community Expert Team

Indy 500 Fans Support the Foundation and Their Families

The Indy Family Foundation Festival celebrated last week in recognition of its second year in existence. Locals of all ages from Avon and other surrounding communities came together to enjoy the activities for the 500 Festival. Filled with good ... Read More

In Blog, Community News, Events, news on May 13, 2014 by Community Expert Team

Avon High School Surpasses Fundraiser Expectations!

With a fundraising goal of a whopping $20,000, Avon High School exceeded their expectations last Saturday at the Spring Carnival and Riley Dance Marathon! By raising $23,274, the AHS students have reason to be proud of ... Read More

In Blog, Community News, Events, news on April 29, 2014 by Community Expert Team

YMCA Field Trips Teach Young Students How to Stay Healthy and Active

In order to promote healthy living, the Hendricks Regional Health YMCA wants students from Avon to participate in field trips. They plan on working with the local schools to highlight activities and nutrition at the ... Read More

In Blog, Community News, Events, news on March 15, 2014 by Community Expert Team

Avon Wrestlers Walk Away Complete Victors at Sections Last Weekend

The Avon High School wrestling team won sections last Saturday, after a two-year drought! The Orioles competed with the best in Indiana, and walked away champions. Finishing the day with eight awards, as well as ... Read More

In Blog, Community News, Events, news on February 7, 2014 by Community Expert Team

Great Fermentations Opens its Second Location in Avon for Local Beer Lovers

Beer has definitely evolved over the years. From being highly manufactured to home produced, we can all get this tasty beverage wherever we want! The increased desire for craft beer is sweeping the country and ... Read More

In Blog, Community News, Events, news, Things to Do on January 24, 2014 by Community Expert Team

Avon’s Library is Having a Downton Abbey Themed Tea Party Saturday Afternoon

Travel back in time when friends got together for tea and conversation, rather than beers and cell phones. If you are familiar with the hit television series Downton Abbey, you should join in on this ... Read More

In Blog, Community News, Events, news, Things to Do on January 16, 2014 by Community Expert Team

Thai It – You’ll Like It; Authentic Cuisine Right in Avon

Ranked one of the best places to eat in Avon, Thai Lanna is known for their beautifully decorated interior and tasty, authentic food. If you are a fan of Thai food, or have never tried ... Read More

In Blog, Community News, Events, news, Things to Do on January 6, 2014 by Community Expert Team

Locals Get Pulled Over for Being Good Drivers

Have you ever been pulled over by a police officer for good driving? In Avon, Police Chief Bill Wright and Patrolman Jerry Cunningham are doing a nice deed for the locals. It's the holiday season ... Read More

In Blog, Community News, news, Things to Do on December 25, 2013 by Community Expert Team

One Hour a Day One Child at a Time

The 1-1-1 Partnership Program helps community members with their students in Avon schools, in order to support their academic needs. Some children and teens in the area can't afford to get the extra education they ... Read More

In Blog, Community News, news, Things to Do on December 18, 2013 by Community Expert Team

Meyer Named Assistant Principal of the Year

Frank Meyer was named the 2013 State Secondary Assistant Principal of the Year, from the Indiana Association of School Principals (IASP). Being Avon High School's assistant principal, he has gained recognition for his model of ... Read More

In Blog, Community News, news on December 11, 2013 by Community Expert Team

Avon Swims for the Pink Ribbon

Avon's swim teams promoted Breast Cancer Awareness last week by wearing their pink swim attire, along with swimming their best times. The pool was all shades of pink from the boys' and the girls' racing ... Read More

In Blog, Community News, Events, news, Things to Do on December 4, 2013 by Community Expert Team
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