Crag Indoor Rock Climbing Gym: Building Strength Inside and Out

The Crag Indoor Rock Climbing Gym is a fun family hangout in Brownsburg, Indiana, enjoyed by Brownsburg children of all ages. Operated by long-term, real-life climbers, this great activities center’s owners welcome everyone, regardless of their abilities, to share their passion for rock-climbing and learn how to climb safely and efficiently, together or solo. All […]

Build-a-Bale Contest Brownsburg, Indiana

The Town of Brownsburg is teaming up with the Brownsburg Chamber of Commerce to hold the 2nd Annual Build-a-Bale contest at Town Hall. Here’s a really creative way to show your community spirit or promote your business! Registration is $25 for a 5’ x 6’ space. The contest is open to businesses, organizations, families, and […]

Brownsburg Pending Sales Show Improvement in June, 2010

Real Estate Report by m.s.Woods Real Estate, LLC. –  In one of the most important areas of measurement—total pending sales–the Brownsburg real estate market showed significant improvement in June, 2010. After nose-diving from 81 to 21 the previous month, total pending sales were up 114.3 percent in June, with 45 total pending sales making their […]

Brownsburg Pending Sale Pipeline Drops 73 Percent in May, 2010

Real Estate Report by m.s.Woods Real Estate, LLC. –  As has been the case throughout much of central Indiana, the total number of pending sales in Brownsburg underwent a steep drop-off in May, 2010. From 74 pending sales in April to just 20 in May this drop-off measured 73 percent to be exact. Even compared […]

Aldo Andretti

Born in Italy in 1940, Aldo Andretti is the twin of world-famous Mario Andretti, whose name is a household word in the glitzy world of auto racing. The twin brothers both became inspired about racing after seeing a race at Monza, a historic speedway just north of Milan. When the boys were eight years old, […]

Mike Vanderjagt: Colts Kicker from Canada

A player for the Canadian Football League, Mike Vanderjagt started his professional football career in the CFL, but became a well-known person in Brownsburg and Hoosier in the news during a seven-year stint as a kicker for the Indianapolis Colts. Vanderjagt’s Indianapolis sports career was a colorful one, marked by extremes. He kicked a spectacular […]

Robbie Stanley, a Bittersweet Racing Memory

The name of Robbie Stanley, professional USAC driver from Brownsburg, Indiana, evokes some bittersweet memories for his fans. The talented racer was going after his fourth USAC National Sprint Car Series championship when his car spun out and he lost his life. Robbie Stanley was born in November of 1967 in the Indianapolis suburb of […]

Arthur W. Graham III, USAC Director of Timing and Scoring

For nearly twenty years, from 1978 to 1997, Arthur W. Graham III held the auspicious title of “Director of Timing and Scoring” for all racing at the Indianapolis 500-mile race, the biggest such event in the world. This means that “Art” was a Very Important Person every May at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Speedway, […]

Bobby East: Coming Up Fast in NASCAR

Bobby East, born in Torrance, California in 1984, is now a resident of Brownsburg, a west Indianapolis suburb in Central Indiana. East has made quite a name for himself among famous Brownsburg people, in the milieu of Indy racing leaders and on our Fun City Finder directory of Hoosiers in the news. In 2001, the […]

Marias Kitchen Restaurant

Maria’s Kitchen is a charming, south-of-the-border-inspired Brownsburg restaurant which serves much more than Mexican-inspired fare. Located in a Brownsburg strip mall on North Green Street, Maria’s Kitchen is right on the main artery that travels North-South through town, at the southern edge of Brownsburg. This gives it the advantage of easy access to other nearby […]

Trendy Cabana Room Bar and Restaurant plus “My Favorite Cigar & Bar” in Brownsburg

The Cabana Room Bar and Restaurant is a classic upscale Brownsburg bar and restaurant reminiscent of the good old days, when such establishments did not specialize, but rather, offered something good for everybody who walked through their entrance. The dining room of this spiffy Brownsburg restaurant offers an extensive menu heavy on the Southwest dishes, […]

Hampton Inn and Suites: A New-Penny Bright Hotel in Brownsburg

The Hampton Inn and Suites Hotel at Brownsburg, Indiana is an excellent choice, whether you’re traveling to Brownsburg itself, or have your eye on the many tourist and business destinations nearby in Indianapolis. All of the grand Brownsburg hotels are clustered together for ease of access on either side of the East-West Interstate-74, about ten […]

Comfort Suites Hotel in Brownsburg: Classic and Classy Relaxation

The Comfort Suites Hotel in Central Indiana‘s city of Brownsburg is less than fifteen minutes away from Speedway, the famous Indianapolis suburb that hosts the Indianapolis 500-mile race and the Allstate 400 at the Brickyard. Only a few miles on down the road is Indy‘s Fountain Square, one of the six distinct cultural districts in […]

Holiday Inn Express Hotel in Brownsburg: A Luscious Retreat

The Holiday Inn Express Hotel in Brownsburg is an Indianapolis suburb with an extremely fortuitous location. It’s only a few miles northwest of the great metropolis’ borders and Speedway, home of the world-famous Indianapolis 500-mile race. And it’s just far enough away to enjoy a more tranquil, suburban lifestyle. As you might surmise, Brownsburg hotels […]