First Year Counts As Success At The Courtyard

The Courtyard of Fort Wayne, located in the Fairfield corridor, is celebrating the first year as a success. In the past year, The Courtyard, a 36-unit apartment community, has earned national recognition and won numerous awards for its unique mission – eligibility preference is given to those between 18-25 that are aging out of foster […]

Hiroshima & Nagasaki 70 Years Later

70 years after the bombing of two Japanese cities, the Peace and Justice Commission of Fort Wayne and Allen County is holding a commemoration ceremony on Thursday, August 6, 2015 at 5:30 p.m. at Lakeside Park Pavilion #2. Join us for an evening of Reflective Images, Food, and Prayer. On display are ten banners with […]

Area Author Releases Bilingual Children’s Book

Northeast ISBDC client and Wells County resident Doris Moyers-Hornbogen has just released her second bilingual children’s book. It MUST Come Out! is part of the author’s bilingual (German and English) series that is designed to help parents, educators and children explore various universal emotions while learning how to translate one language into the other. The […]

New Boutique Opening Aug. 8 In Decatur

Northeast ISBDC clients Emily and Mitch Schifferly are opening up a new boutique in downtown Decatur. The BlackBird Boutique is located at 222 North Second Street, with a Grand Opening celebration scheduled to take place beginning at 9 a.m. on Saturday, August 8. The quaint, rustic boutique will sell trendy women’s clothing and shoes, purses, […]

Group Uncovers Lack Of Developmental Screening For Allen County Kids

For the past several months, a dedicated group of social service, mental health, education and medical experts have been working through a disciplined process to identify the root causes for poor kindergarten readiness for the children of our community. This group represents one of the seven subcommittees developing the Community Health Improvement Plan for Children […]

Camp Canine Grand Opening/Ribbon Cutting

Yesterday,Parks & Recreation Director Al Moll was joined by dog owners to dedicate Fort Wayne’s second dog park, Camp Canine, located in Johnny Appleseed Park. “Residents on the north side of town have been requesting a dog park since we opened Pawster Park in Foster Park,” said Director Moll. “Johnny Appleseed Park seemed like the […]

TinCaps Game Notes: July 30 vs. Dayton (Game 102)

Fort Wayne TinCaps (18-15, 50-51) vs. Dayton Dragons (16-17, 55-48) LHP Travis Radke (0-0, 1.50) vs. LHP Junior Morillo (3-5, 5.85) Thursday, July 30, 2015 — Parkview Field — First Pitch 7:05 p.m. — Game 102 #ABOUTLASTNIGHT: The TinCaps clobbered the Dragons on Wednesday, 14-1, its second-largest win of the season. Fort Wayne exploded for […]

New Plans To Be Released At My City Summit For Quimby Village

  Recent developments concerning the Quimby Village shopping center will be released at the Young Leaders of Northeast Indiana (YLNI) My City Summit Symposium at the Grand Wayne Convention Center on July 31, 2015 from 2-5:30 pm EST. Plans include the overhaul of the parking lot and redevelopment of the commercial spaces as well as […]

Ride With The Governor

On Friday July 31, 2015, Governor Mike Pence will lead ABATE of Indiana’s Annual Ride With the Governor. This is the third time Governor Pence has participated in this event to promote motorcycle safety and awareness. This activity has raised more than $60,000 for the Indiana National Guard Relief Fund. All proceeds go to this […]

Ivy Tech Northeast Receives $150k Grant For New Bakery

Ivy Tech Community College Northeast has received a $150,000 grant from the McMillen Foundation, Inc., which will benefit the College’s Hospitality Administration program. “To adequately prepare students for the hospitality industry workforce, the program must provide hands-on training at the short-term certificate, technical certificate and two-year degree level,” according to the grant request. The money […]

Monarch And Milkweed Workshop, Aug 15, Ouabache State Park

A Monarch & Milkweed Workshop will be held Saturday, Aug. 15 from 1 – 3:30 p.m. at Ouabache State Park Lodge. Learn all about the beautiful Monarch and ways to help in its conservation. Participants will receive milkweed seeds and a Monarch caterpillar to take home. Jody Heaston, IDNR, will be hosting this exciting workshop. […]

LifeSpring Counseling Center Awarded $48,000 Grant From The Lutheran Foundation

LifeSpring Counseling Center, a fully functioning clinic operated by the Graduate Counseling Program at Huntington University, has been awarded a $48,225 grant by The Lutheran Foundation in Fort Wayne. The funds will allow the clinic to update its recording equipment for training counselors, create two additional counseling rooms that are ADA accessible to meet increased […]