Six years after Martin Marietta filed plans to build an underground limestone mine, the group opposing it, Citizens Against Blasting on Our Miami (CABOOM) found out Thursday it has been successful in its bid to stop the mine.
Hamilton County Judge Robert Ruehlman scolded the Anderson Township Board of Zoning Appeals (BZA) for rubber stamping an earlier decision to allow the mine without even reading it. He said, "For these reasons, this court reverses the second decision of the Anderson Township BZA."
The Labyrinth Arts Festival in Anderson Township is entering its third year and it has become one of the area’s more unique gatherings of artists and craftspeople. Organizers Chris Burroughs and Laura Provard join Robyn Carey-Allgeyer to share what visitors will discover at the event on October 11.
Anderson Township author and playwright Thomas Atkinson recently came in our studio to talk with Rick Pender about how his newest play, Battling the Ghost of Max Schmelling, was selected by the FUSION Theatre Co. of New Mexico to be showcased in their recently completed New Works Festival.
Anderson Township’s Heritage Universalist Unitarian Church is presenting the Labyrinth Arts Festival on Saturday, October 12 at the church on Newtown Road. As Rebecca Pace, the church’s facilities coordinator and Chris Burroughs, chair of the event, explain to Robyn Carey-Allgeyer, this is a smaller, more intimate fine arts festival, allowing art enthusiasts and shoppers to meet and interact with many of the artists.