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Greenwood Team Wins Award at World Robotics Tournament

A robotics team made of Greenwood students recently earned an award at a world competition. According to Inside Indiana Business, the Greenwood team, known as R.I.O.T. (Robotics Is Our Thing), won the VEX Robotics Competition Excellence ... Read More

In Blog, Schools on May 11, 2017 by Community Expert Team

Grocery Delivery Company Expands to Greenwood

Greenwood residents now have another grocery option. According to the IndyStar, after launching in Indianapolis in August 2015, Instacart, an online grocery delivery company, is now expanding its service area to include Greenwood. The company uses personal ... Read More

In Blog, Business, Community News on May 4, 2017 by Community Expert Team

Local Company Plans Two Buildings for Greenwood’s Southport Business Park

A local company has proposed building two, large speculative buildings in Greenwood’s Southport Business Park. According to The Daily Journal, the Peterson Company has proposed spending $15 million to construct two shell buildings sized at 143,000 ... Read More

In Blog, Business, Community News on April 27, 2017 by Community Expert Team

Johnson County Gets First Ever Tourism Director

Johnson County, which is home to Greenwood, recently hired its first ever tourism director. According to The Daily Journal, Kenneth Kosky was recently appointed as director of Johnson County Convention, Visitor and Tourism. The organization’s board, which ... Read More

In Blog, Community News on April 20, 2017 by Community Expert Team

Hundreds of Greenwood Buildings to be Added to National Register of Historic Places

Approximately 300 buildings in the neighborhoods north of downtown Greenwood soon will be part of the National Register of Historic Places. According to The Daily Journal, one state board already has approved the nomination of the ... Read More

In Blog, Community News, Real Estate on April 14, 2017 by Community Expert Team

Greenwood Miracle League to Launch This Spring

The Greenwood Miracle League will officially launch this spring, giving children with special needs the chance to play baseball. According to The Daily Journal, the Miracle League, which will play its games at the Burton Center, ... Read More

In Blog, Community News on April 6, 2017 by Community Expert Team

Greenwood Police Donate Vehicle to Senior Center for Meals on Wheels Service

The Greenwood Police Department recently donated a vehicle to a local senior center that’ll be used for the local Meals on Wheels program. According to 5NEWS KFSM, the Senior Activity Center was the recipient of the ... Read More

In Blog, Community News on March 29, 2017 by Community Expert Team

Several Downtown Greenwood Buildings Get Facelift

A number of building facades in downtown Greenwood have been restored to their former glory. According to WISHTV.com, city leaders held a ribbon cutting ceremony March 17 to recognize the restoration of 20 building facades, and ... Read More

In Blog, Community News on March 23, 2017 by Community Expert Team

Greenwood Winter Guards Earn State Berth

Two winter guards from Greenwood Community High School will compete Saturday in the state tournament. According to The Daily Journal, the school’s A guard and Open guard both earned a spot at the Indiana High School ... Read More

In Blog, Schools on March 17, 2017 by Community Expert Team

Ice Rink Complex Set to Come to Greenwood

Greenwood could soon become a destination for hockey fans across the state. According to The Daily Journal, a $20 million, 115,000-square-foot complex with up to four ice rinks is being proposed for a six-acre site at ... Read More

In Blog, Community News on March 10, 2017 by Community Expert Team

Greenwood Coffee Shop Serving Up More Than Coffee

Since its inception, Coffeehouse Five in Greenwood has been serving up more than coffee, offering free marriage and addiction counseling to patrons. But now, it’s hoping to do even more for people. According to the Daily ... Read More

In Blog, Business, Community News on March 2, 2017 by Community Expert Team

Greenwood Redevelopment Commission Outlines Additional Projects

Greenwood’s redevelopment board has taken the first steps to make a number of city projects eligible to receive tax dollars. According to The Daily Journal, the city’s redevelopment board has added a number of downtown projects ... Read More

In Blog, Community News on February 24, 2017 by Community Expert Team

Greenwood Ice Cream Parlor Looking to Expand

Mrs. Curl, Greenwood’s popular ice cream parlor, is looking to expand to become a year-round operation. According to WISH TV, the ice cream parlor’s owner John Cassin is considering an expansion to the current site at ... Read More

In Blog, Business, Dining on February 16, 2017 by Community Expert Team

Greenwood Church Hosting Prom For Adults With Special Needs

A Greenwood church is hosting special event for adults with special needs and their families. According to the Daily Journal, on Feb. 10, Mount Pleasant Christian Church will host more than 200 guests for “Night to ... Read More

In Blog, Events on February 9, 2017 by Community Expert Team

Retired WNBA Player Begins Second Career in Greenwood

A retired WNBA player has chosen Greenwood for her next career adventure. According to The Daily Journal, retired basketball player Katie Douglas expects to open her first Orangetheory fitness studio in Greenwood sometime in April. She currently ... Read More

In Blog, Business, Community News on February 3, 2017 by Community Expert Team

Renovated Greenwood Community Center Reopens

City leaders recently held a reopening celebration at the newly renovated Greenwood Community Center. According to Inside Indiana Business, the community center officially reopened Jan. 14 after being closed since April to undergo $2 million in ... Read More

In Blog, Community News on January 27, 2017 by Community Expert Team

Construction, Home Sales Up Across Johnson County

Homes were sold, and new homes were built in Johnson County at higher rates in 2016 than previous years. According to the Daily Journal, about 100 more homes were sold in Johnson County, where Greenwood is ... Read More

In Blog, Community News, Real Estate on January 19, 2017 by Community Expert Team

Greenwood Mayor Heading to D.C. for Presidential Inauguration

Greenwood’s mayor will be in Washington, D.C. for the inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump. According to the Daily Journal, Indiana Sen. Joe Donnelly invited Greenwood Mayor Mark Myers to attend the prestigious event, scheduled for Jan. ... Read More

In Blog, Community News on January 13, 2017 by Community Expert Team

Greenwood VFW Hosting Valentine’s Day Dinner and Dance

The Greenwood VFW is hosting a Valentine’s Day dinner and dancing event. According to the Daily Journal, Greenwood VFW Post 5864, located at 333 S. Washington St., will host the Valentine’s Day event at 6 p.m. ... Read More

In Blog, Community News on January 6, 2017 by Community Expert Team

Local Charity Helps County Families in Need During Holidays

A county-based charity is helping local families in need during the holidays. According to the Daily Journal, volunteers from the Good Cheer Fund of Johnson County have been spread around the county, including Greenwood, delivering the ... Read More

In Blog, Community News on December 27, 2016 by Community Expert Team

County’s ‘Shop With a Cop’ Helps Local Children

Local children had a chance to “Shop With a Cop” during an annual charity event held in Greenwood Dec. 17. According to the Daily Journal, deputies with the Johnson County Sheriff’s Office, which serves Greenwood, participated ... Read More

In Blog, Community News on December 23, 2016 by Community Expert Team

Greenwood’s Christmas 5K Fun Run Set for Dec. 17

The Rotary Club of Greenwood and the Greenwood Christian Academy are hosting a Christmas family fun run and walk 5K this weekend. According to the Daily Journal, the 5K is set for 10 a.m., Saturday, Dec. ... Read More

In Blog, Events, Things to Do on December 15, 2016 by Community Expert Team

New Shopping Center Planned for Greenwood

A new shopping center is coming soon to Greenwood. According to The Daily Journal, the new retail area will sit on 4 acres of land at the southeast corner of Worthsville and Sheek roads, near the ... Read More

In Blog, Business, Community News on December 7, 2016 by Community Expert Team

ThinkGeek Opens New Store in Greenwood Mall

ThinkGeek, an apparel and merchandise store “for geeks,” has opened a new shop in Greenwood. According to RTV6 News, ThinkGeek officially opened Nov. 4, selling apparel, fun home and office decor, electronics, gadgets, and collectibles from ... Read More

In Blog, Business on December 1, 2016 by Community Expert Team

Former Greenwood City Hall Building Gets New Occupant

Greenwood’s old city hall is getting a new occupant after sitting vacant for a few years. According to the Daily Journal, the Cornerstone Autism Center plans to open its second Greenwood location in the building, which ... Read More

In Blog, Business, Community News on November 24, 2016 by Community Expert Team
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