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Katie Utken
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Katie Utken

Born and raised in Carmel, Katie serves as the Marketing and Communications Manager focusing on social media and public relations efforts. Prior to joining the team, she served as the Yelp Indy marketing intern working to promote local businesses and attractions. A proud Butler University graduate, Katie loves shining a spotlight on all that Hamilton County has to offer locals and visitors alike.

Your Guide to Local Donut Shops in Hamilton County, Indiana

"Mmm...donuts." Homer Simpson’s infamous ode to the sweet breakfast treats speaks the simple truth: Few things in life are as gratifying as fried dough coated in sugar. There are so many decisions to make: cake or yeast? Glazed or dusted in powdered sugar? Jelly-filled? Sprinkles? The list goes on. We’ve compiled a list of locally-owned donut shops here in Hamilton County, Indiana. Start your day off right and visit one of these dessert-for-breakfast spots…

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A Guide to Patio Dining in Hamilton County

Warmer temperatures can only mean one thing: patio weather. There's nothing like the opportunity to enjoy a meal outside - drink in hand, of course - and soak up the sunshine. Dozens of Hamilton County, Indiana restaurants offering outdoor seating. We highlighted a few unique, can't-miss patios in Carmel, Fishers, Noblesville, Westfield and the Northern Towns…

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How to Celebrate Tourney Time in Hamilton County, Indiana

As the saying goes, in 49 states, it’s just basketball…but this is Indiana. The month of March is synonymous with college hoops and the Division I Men’s Basketball Tournament. This year, the entire tournament will be played right here in Central Indiana. Be a part of the local excitement -  safely! - with these events in Hamilton County…

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5 Reasons Hamilton County, Indiana is a Great Spring Break Getaway

It’s that time of year again: spring break. The kids are itching to shake off the cabin fever and go somewhere fun. Hamilton County, Indiana is the perfect place for a weekend with the family. If you're looking for spring break ideas in Indiana, look no further. Read below for a breakdown of the five reasons why your family should #VisitHC and explore Carmel, Fishers, Noblesville, Westfield and the four northern towns…

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Hamilton County: Like a Local

Who better to recommend what to do, see, eat and explore in Hamilton County than the people who live and work here? We asked a few locals to tell us where they take out-of-town guests, why they love living in Hamilton County and more. Carmel Fishers Noblesville Westfield Northern Towns Carmel…

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Yelp's Best Places for Pizza in Hamilton County, Indiana

One time, I had the bright idea to celebrate National Pizza Day by making a pizza at home, from scratch. Let’s just say it was all fun and games until the pizza didn’t turn out as planned…overbaked in some areas, undercooked in others. This didn’t satisfy my craving for a warm, cheesy pizza on a thick, crunchy crust – with breadsticks on the side, of course. So take my advice and leave it to the experts and dine-in or carry-out a pipin’ hot pizza pie. We worked with Yelp Indy to find the top places to order a pizza in Hamilton County. Happy eating…

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