Take An Amazing Adventure Through The Science Of Maize At Science Central

Running now through January 3, 2016, Science Central will be home to a special touring exhibition entitled, "Amazing Maize." This temporary exhibition explores the science and history behind the ancient grain we call corn. This exhibition is unique in that it is actually two separate exhibits, which the science center has brought together to run […]


WHAT: The Big Sit Bird Count WHEN: Sunday, October 11th, 1:00PM-4:00PM WHERE: Fox Island County Park Nature Center Cost: $FREE, bird food donations are welcome (optional) We will be conducting a bird count on the back deck of the Fox Island nature center. The public is invited to attend. No fees, but donations of bird […]

2015 Snapshot of Education in Northeast Indiana released

The Big Goal Collaborative, a Vision 2020 initiative led by the Northeast Indiana Regional Partnership, released the 2015 Snapshot on Education in Northeast Indiana. The Snapshot is a data-based report on cradle-to-career educational work in the region. Research shows that more than 60 percent of jobs will soon require post-secondary education in the form of […]

SensoryCritters Expands, Partners With TFH

SensoryCritters.com recently added 2,000 square of manufacturing space adjacent to its Fort Wayne retail store at 4715 Lima Road and hired three new seamstresses to keep up with increased demand for its therapeutic weighted products that provide a calming influence on people with disabilities. The Fort Wayne-based company has been designing, producing and selling these […]

Volunteers Needed For Literacy Program At McMillen Park Community Center

Mayor Tom Henry is encouraging residents to volunteer at a new Project READS site opening soon in the McMillen Park Community Center, 3901 Abbott St. The City of Fort Wayne’s participation in the My Brother’s Keeper initiative, which emphasizes the importance of reading at grade level by third grade, helped bring the program to the […]

Free Dentistry Event (Dr. L .Gary Painter)

Spreading Free Smiles around Fort Wayne, IN. Dr. L .Gary Painter will host – Dentistry From The Heart Event providing adults with free dental care on Friday, 09 October 2015. PRACTICE CONTACT: L. Gary Painter, DDS, Dr. L .Gary Painter ADDRESS: 4109 Lahmeyer Rd., Fort Wayne, IN 46815 CONTACT: Kristina – toothacres – (260) 486-3100 […]

FWCS Budget, Tax Rate Flat For 2016

For the second year in a row, taxpayers should expect the tax rate for Fort Wayne Community Schools to remain flat, according the 2016 budget reviewed by the Board of School Trustees today. The $284 million plan is just less than 1 percent more than the 2015 budget. The budget continues to present long-term financial […]

‘Scorpion’ To Speak At Oct. 15 Luncheon

The Northeast Indiana Defense Industry Association (NIDIA) and the Fort Wayne Base Community Council (FWBCC) are co-hosting a luncheon on Thursday, October 15, at Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW). The luncheon will take place in the IPFW Walb Student Union’s International Ballroom from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., as part of the all-day NIDIA […]