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Carmel Mayor’s Youth Council to plan Toy Drive, Kid’s Booth

Carmel Mayor’s Youth Council to plan Toy Drive, Kid’s Booth

Angela Li

December 2, 2019

Carmel Mayor’s Youth Council (CMYC) will meet on Dec. 4 to continue planning its holiday events, according to Nina Metaxas, CMYC vice president and senior. Metaxas said this meeting will be very important for the group, as two of CMYC’s events, Toy Drive and Kid’s Booth, fall back-to-back later ...

Carmel Mayor’s Youth Council to plan Howl-o-ween dog event

Carmel Mayor’s Youth Council to plan Howl-o-ween dog event

Angela Li

September 25, 2019

Carmel Mayor’s Youth Council (CMYC) will host the second annual Howl-o-ween event at West Park on Oct. 26, according to Nina Mexatas, CMYC vice president and senior. “It’s a dog halloween event. There’s an orange carpet and a dog pageant show, so they’ll wear costumes and they walk down t...

Carmel Mayor’s Youth Council to organize Art Gala, induct new members

Carmel Mayor’s Youth Council to organize Art Gala, induct new members

Emily Dexter

April 24, 2019

According to Rik Bag, Carmel Mayor’s Youth Council (CMYC) president and senior, the council plans to put on the annual Carmel Art Gala on April 28 at the Palladium. The Art Gala raises funds for Riley Children’s Hospital, in conjunction with Music for Miracles. “The committee (organizing the gal...

Carmel Mayor’s Youth Council to participate in White River Vision Plan, open applications

Carmel Mayor’s Youth Council to participate in White River Vision Plan, open applications

Emily Dexter

February 15, 2019

According to Kelli Prader, Carmel Mayor’s Youth Council (CMYC) sponsor, on Feb. 16 the council will participate in the White River Vision Plan, put on by Hamilton County Tourism. During the event, CMYC members plan to walk along and clean up the river, and then meet with representatives of Hamilton ...

National Junior Honors Society toy drive to take place Dec. 14 at CHS

National Junior Honors Society toy drive to take place Dec. 14 at CHS

Emily Dexter

December 12, 2018

According to Kelli Prader, Carmel Mayor’s Youth Council (CMYC) sponsor, this year’s National Junior Honors Society (NJHS) toy drive will take place on Dec. 14 from 5 to 7 p.m. in the Freshman Cafeteria. In a change from previous years, when the donated toys went to the Julian Center, the toy driv...

Carmel Mayor’s Youth Council prepares for ultimate frisbee tournament, Howl-o-ween

Carmel Mayor’s Youth Council prepares for ultimate frisbee tournament, Howl-o-ween

Emily Dexter

September 13, 2018

According to Rik Bag, Carmel Mayor’s Youth Council (CMYC) president and senior, CMYC plans to host its ultimate frisbee tournament on Sept. 14. Bag said there will be a fee for entry, and the proceeds will go to the nonprofit organization of the winning team’s choice. “It gives you a prize for winning...

For Your Information: CHS students create informational videos for Carmel residents

For Your Information: CHS students create informational videos for Carmel residents

Angela Li

March 23, 2018

The Carmel Mayor’s Youth Council (CMYC) is working with city officials to make informational videos for Carmel residents. Jack Joliet, member of the video-making committee and senior, said, “The CMYC got a request from the engineering department at the mayor’s office that they wanted us to help ma...

Under Construction: Carmel Plans for new construction projects to develop and beautify the city

Under Construction: Carmel Plans for new construction projects to develop and beautify the city

Armaan Goel and Emily Dexter

October 26, 2017

Over the coming months, some parts of Carmel will begin to look a bit different, with multiple large-scale construction projects underway or about to break ground. According to Joshua Kirsh, engineering administrator and city planner, one of these projects, a new ice skating rink, is set to open ar...

A Trip Down Main Street: CHS students explain the benefits of attending events in the heart of Carmel

A Trip Down Main Street: CHS students explain the benefits of attending events in the heart of Carmel

Da-Hyun Hong, Entertainment Reporter

September 21, 2017

Downtown Carmel is home to numerous events organized by CHS students. More specifically, the students of Carmel Mayor’s Youth Council (CMYC) host events that aim to benefit the community and nonprofit organizations. CMYC adviser Kelli Prader said the council is a tool to empower the youth communi...

Carmel businesses looking to give back to community

Carmel businesses looking to give back to community

Melissa Yap

January 24, 2017

   According to Nancy Heck, Carmel director of community relations and economic development, many local businesses are donating portions of their sales and holding fundraising events for charity. One such event will be “Setting the Table for Good Design,” hosted at the Indiana Design Center on ...