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Christkindlmarkt 2019 Season Guide: Things to Do

Christkindlmarkt 2019 Season Guide: Things to Do

Leah Tan and Victoria Nopporn

November 19, 2019

The Carmel Christkindlmarkt reflects the Christmas market tradition in Saxony, Germany during the middle ages.  You can buy German or handcrafted holiday gifts and ornaments, eat delicious holiday food, and experience other fun activities like the outdoor rink. The Christkindlmarkt is located at 10 Center Green, ...

Carmel Festival of Ice Review

Carmel Festival of Ice Review

Allen Zhang

February 22, 2018

5/5 I went to the Festival of Ice this Saturday. Aside from the regular public skating, there was a chili cook-off and an ice carving competition. Both of these events were well worth my time, and they were excellent ways to draw Carmel together as a community rather than just a city on the map. ...

CHS is home to some of the most talented ice skaters in the region.

CHS is home to some  of the most talented ice skaters in the region.

Ben Traylor

January 27, 2017

For most teenagers, skating on a Friday night at the Ice Skadium is about winding down after a long week of classes. Others use the opportunity to meet new people and reconnect with old friends. However, for junior Angela He and senior Alisha Wang, the common pastime has evolved into much more than j...

Freshman Alisha Wang is a nationally ranked competitive figure skater

15min

December 13, 2013

When did you first step on the ice? The first time I stepped on the ice rink was when I was about 6 years old. When I first stepped on the ice, all I remember is that it was really scary at first, but I got the hang of it fast and didn’t need to use the wall anymore. How do you feel before a jump? Before a ...

Central Indiana has many winter activities to offer

Central Indiana has many winter activities to offer

entertainment

December 13, 2013

Skiing and Sledding Indiana isn’t exactly known for being a winter wonderland, but in case of a snowfall like the “Snowpocalypse of 2011,” there are various winter activities available. Northview Church offers a natural cross-country skiing course. For Westsiders, West Park near 116th Stree...

The Need for Speed

15min

September 23, 2010

Junior Caroline Wachtel participates in speed skating, a rare sport for high schoolers. By Monica Cheng <mcheng@hilite.org> How would you describe speed skating to those who aren’t familiar with the sport? When I try to explain it to someone, I usually mention the fact that we’re on sk...