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Fireside Tales showed increased numbers for attendance in 2015. Carson Seagrave roast a marshmallow at Fireside Tales (File photo) 0

Westfield Parks Dept. sees hike in attendance

The Westfield Parks and Recreation Dept. released its fourth quarter report Jan. 21, highlighting participation in the fall and winter events. The report showed increased attendance for Fireside Tales and Westfield in Lights, as...

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Westfield named a safe city

Westfield was recently ranked No. 7 out of ten cities as the one of the safest cities in the state. A Consumer Affairs report completed the study using Census Bureau data and FBI crime...

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WeCAN works to unite community, city

By Anna Skinner Westfield Community Association Network was organized in 2008 as a way to inform the community and neighborhoods of Westfield about city projects and create a partnership. Now, WeCAN meets monthly and...

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Skelton begins new position at DWA

By Anna Skinner After realizing she was born to be the executive director of the Downtown Westfield Association, Teresa Otis Skelton stepped out of her retirement to take the position suggested to her by...

Becca Trainor, third from left, and other WHS students were awarded a grant last year for a Girl Scouts project. (Submitted photo) 0

Youth as Resources provides grants to kids

By Anna Skinner Youth as Resources, a program through United Way of Central Indiana, are currently beginning their grant cycle – which provides youth of Hamilton Co. with grants for community service projects. Joel...

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Snapshot: Basketball Blessing Bags

On Dec. 21, the Westfield High School boys’ basketball team gathered in the gymnasium of the high school to prepare Basketball Blessing Bags. The bags contained necessities such as shaving cream, shavers, hats, gloves,...

The Westfield Washington Historical Society and Museum is currently at 145 S. Union St. in down- town Westfield, but may need to move locations in the future. (Submitted photo) 0

Historical society speaks to Westfield city council

By Anna Skinner Jeff Beals, historical society treasurer and chairmen of relocation committee for the Westfield Washington Historical Society and Museum presented to the Westfield City Council at the Dec. 14 meeting. Beals updated...