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Greenwood Eye Clinic Offering Free Protective Glasses for Aug. 21 Solar Eclipse

A local eye clinic is providing free protective glasses to the community so they can watch the Aug. 21 solar eclipse without damaging their eyes. According to Fox 59 News, Indiana Eye Clinic, which is located ... Read More

In Blog, Community News on August 16, 2017 by Community Expert Team

England-Based Luggage Company Chooses Greenwood for U.S. Headquarters

An England-based luggage company has announced plans to bring its U.S. headquarters to Greenwood. According to Inside Indiana Business, IT Luggage USA Ltd. says it will invest $1.8 million into renovations at the 33,000 square-foot operation ... Read More

In Blog, Business on August 11, 2017 by Community Expert Team

Greenwood Teen Wins U.S. Girls’ Junior Golf Championship

A Greenwood teenager has won the 2017 U.S. Girls' Junior Golf Championship. According to Golf.com, Erica Shepherd, a 16-year-old from Greenwood, won the U.S. Girls' Junior Championship on July 29. Shepherd became the second left-handed female champion ... Read More

In Blog, Community News on August 3, 2017 by Community Expert Team

Biggest Greenwood Commercial/Industrial Development in 20 Years Proposed

A developer has proposed bringing the largest commercial project in 20 years to the east side of Greenwood. According to The Daily Journal, GLA Properties has requested that 350 acres of farmland and residential property at ... Read More

In Blog, Community News, Real Estate on July 27, 2017 by Community Expert Team

Greenwood Community Band Returns Home After Trip to Netherlands

Members of the Greater Greenwood Community Band just experienced the trip of a lifetime. According to The Daily Journal, the Greater Greenwood Community Band recently spent a week in the Netherlands performing with Dutch bands and ... Read More

In Blog, Community News on July 19, 2017 by Community Expert Team

City of Greenwood Announces $4 Million in Road Projects

The City of Greenwood recently announced it would be investing $4 million in local roads this summer. According to a city release, the city will be doing more road work than usual this summer thanks to ... Read More

In Blog, Community News on July 12, 2017 by Community Expert Team

‘Micro-Hospital’ Coming to Greenwood

Greenwood will soon be home to a new micro-hospital. According to Inside Indiana Business, Franciscan Health has announced plans to build a micro-hospital in Greenwood that will offer an emergency center and outpatient medical complex. The three-story ... Read More

In Blog, Community News on July 5, 2017 by Community Expert Team

Greenwood’s Historic Residential District Gets Added to National Register of Historic Places

A residential neighborhood in downtown Greenwood has been officially designated on the National Register of Historic Places. According to a city release, the homes, some of which are more than 150 years old, are located northeast ... Read More

In Blog, Community News on June 28, 2017 by Community Expert Team

Greenwood Sports Complex Coming into Focus

Plans for a Greenwood-based sports complex are growing in scope. According to Fox 59 news, Greenwood officials laid out their plans Monday for what they envision as a regional hub for youth sports, which will include ... Read More

In Blog, Community News on June 22, 2017 by Community Expert Team

Greenwood Hires New City Engineer

The city of Greenwood has a new city engineer and director of community development services. According to Inside Indiana Business, Greenwood has named Daniel Johnston to the position. In his new role, Johnston will be responsible for ... Read More

In Blog, Community News on June 15, 2017 by Community Expert Team

Greenwood Fire Foundation 5K and Safety Festival Set for June 17

Greenwood Fire Foundation’s second annual Fire Dash 5K and safety festival is set. According to The Daily Journal, the event will take place June 17, with registration for the family-friendly 5K starting at 7 a.m. and ... Read More

In Blog, Events on June 7, 2017 by Community Expert Team

Boy Scout to Build Benches for Greenwood’s Freedom Park

A Greenwood Community High School student and aspiring Eagle Scout is giving back to the community by building and installing benches in a local park. According to The Daily Journal, Nolan Feller, a Greenwood Community High ... Read More

In Blog, Community News on June 1, 2017 by Community Expert Team

‘Accelerate Indy’ Recruiting Greenwood to Help Grow Economic Development

A nine-county, regional program is recruiting Greenwood to help grow economic development throughout the Indianapolis region. According to The Daily Journal, Accelerate Indy, which run by the Indianapolis Chamber of Commerce, is looking to Greenwood to ... Read More

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

Greenwood to Get New City Park

Greenwood has announced plans for a new city park. According to Inside Indiana Business, the city recently announced plans for its 15th public park, as well as an expanded trail system throughout the city. The park, which ... Read More

In Blog, Community News on May 17, 2017 by Community Expert Team

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
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