, which uses a statistical formula to rate the positive livability of cities across the nation, has once again recognized Carmel as one of the best places to live in Indiana and the United States in its most recent data published on its website. Using a variety of factors including local schools, public safety and an overall family-friendly vibe, the researchers recommended that anyone looking for a new home to live and/or work should look at Carmel.

Actors Theatre of Indiana is very excited to announce its 2022 ATI LIVE at Feinstein’s presents….lineup as they continue their second year of partnership with Feinstein’s at Hotel Carmichael in Carmel IN.   ATI will present live professional entertainment joining us from Los Angeles, to New York City, to right here in central Indiana at this inspiring and sophisticated cabaret venue where patrons can enjoy classic dining at its best. Our 2022 season will include cabarets that range in musical styles from Broadway to Hollywood to Tributes to Comedy with world premieres created just for our ATI patrons. 

Check out the new sculpture at Main Street and the Monon Greenway. The life-size sculpture titled “Waiting to Cross,” which depicts a playful young girl holding onto a stop sign, is part of the J. Seward Johnson sculpture collection. In addition to its artistic value, the sculpture also serves as a functioning stop sign on the Monon Greenway at that intersection.

Actors Theatre of Indiana introduces their new video podcast “Lunch Break with Actors Theatre of Indiana.” This new video podcast will take place every other Wednesday at noon and can be found on the Actors Theatre of Indiana Facebook page -

You can learn the latest in what’s happening in local and regional Theatre with the Actors Theatre of Indiana (ATI) Trio – Don Farrell, Judy Fitzgerald, and Cynthia Collins. These three will host the podcast and be joined by a variety of other guests.

Are you frustrated because you aren’t seeing better results from your workouts, despite how hard you working? I get it!

Sometimes the reason we aren’t seeing the results we want is because we aren’t aware of our existing bad habits and the effects they have on our progress.

That’s why I asked our elite Burn Boot Camp trainers what habits they would love to see their clients break! Check out their answers if you want to see real and lasting results from your workouts.

What tips do custom builders have for buyers looking to build a custom home?  We asked the experts at Design Gallery Homes by Drees, who cater to buyers looking to build in custom communities or in unique locations in and around Indianapolis. Their answers may surprise you.

Magic Hat Barber Shop, a luxury men’s grooming experience, is now open at 885 Monon Green Blvd, Suite 101 at Carmel City Center.

At Magic Hat, guests enjoy premium haircuts, beard trims, and straight razor shaves. Expert barbers focus on capturing the spirit of each guest while they enjoy complimentary beverages and abundant extras in an inviting, well-appointed environment. The premium, Restorative Haircut is a guest favorite featuring a one-hour service that includes a shampoo and scalp massage.

When it comes to professionals who work in a field that focuses on the health and well-being of others – such as nurses, teachers, therapists and doctors – the City of Carmel has a  higher percentage than any city in Indiana, making it the “Most Caring” city in the state, according to a data analysis by Insurify, a Cambridge, MA, based company that compares auto insurance quotes. 

Insurify analyzed their database of more than four million car insurance applications, where city, state and primary occupations are listed, to determine the Most Caring cities in America. To determine which cities are most caring, Insurify’s data science team identified the following occupations as the most caring in 2022: caregiver, counselor, firefighter, hospice volunteer, nurse practitioner, paramedic, physician/medical doctor, teacher, therapist and social worker. 

Carmel City Center is excited to announce that Tucci’s, a fine-dining restaurant featuring wine, steaks, pasta, fresh fish and artisan pizzas, is now open. Located at 710 S. Rangeline Road, previously Langton’s Irish Pub, Tucci's is adjacent and connected to Matt the Miller’s Tavern. The Tucci’s Carmel restaurant is the second location with the original location operating in Dublin, Ohio since 1998.

The winter season of fun continues with ice skating at the Ice at Carter Green, sponsored by Allied Solutions, and featuring special events and new ways to escape the elements while enjoying the ice.

“We know the next few months are the coldest days of the year, but we also know the benefits of getting out of the house and enjoying time with family and friends while burning some energy on the ice rink,” said Nancy Heck, Director of Community Relations and Economic Development. “We are also excited to have additional furnished and heated igloos available for socializing or escaping the cold and our new winter pavilion will be open and available for additional seating.”

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