Archives for July 12, 2010

The Science of Baking at a Downtown Museum

They say baking is an art, but its also a science. Following the steps, measuring, combining mixtures and catalyzing chemical reactions are all part of making sweet treats in the oven. The science maybe the same, but the process of baking today is much different than in the nineteenth century. The Morris Butler House Museum […]

Roz G at Downtown Crackers Comedy Club

Crackers Comedy Club of Indianapolis downtown offers hot comedy Wednesdays through Sundays. This week Roz G rocks the stage at the Indianapolis downtown Crackers Comedy Club, with her large and in charge attitude. This big, black and beautiful comedian has enough attitude to whip her whole audience into a laughing frenzy. With affordable tickets that […]

Indiana Pacers: Summer League Update, Roy Hibbert Injured

The Indiana Pacers have concluded their week-long participation in the Orlando Summer League, and after watching the team compete in five games one thing became abundantly clear: Larry Bird struck gold with Indiana’s 2010 NBA Draft picks. Frank Vogel, the assistant coach who was in charge of running the summer league team, told Conrad Brunner […]

Bob Knight: Indiana Coaching Legend

Robert Montgomery Knight was born October 25, 1940 in Massillon, Ohio. He is the former head men’s basketball coach at Indiana University, and currently works as an analyst for ESPN’s college basketball broadcasts. Knight attended Orrville High School, excelling in both football and basketball. He then went on to play basketball for Fred Taylor at […]

Martinsville Real Estate Inventory Up as Sales Fall in May, 2010

While there were more homes for sale there were fewer actual sales in Martinsville, Indiana in May, 2010. While this is a good statistical combination if you’re a buyer, it’s probably not such a good one for sellers. The total number of Martinsville homes for sale rose 1.4 percent, from 296 listings in April to […]

Greenwood Pending Sales Drop by a Factor of 3 versus Closed Sales

The total number of Greenwood homes sold rose 21 percent, from 119 in April to 144 in May, 2010. Compared to 117 closed sales in May of 2009 this was a 23.1-percent increase. By extension, the total months of inventory based on closed sales dropped from 5.8 in April to 4.9 in May. Each 1-percent […]

Greenfield Sold-List Differential Holds Steady at 95 Percent in May, 2010

Not surprisingly, the total number of pending sales in Greenfield, Indiana dropped significantly in May, 2010. In fact, May’s total of 30 pending sales was exactly half that of the previous month. While this is a large drop it is nevertheless a 7.1-percent increase versus last May’s total of 28 pending sales. Of course, usually […]