TOYS FOR TOTS Fundraiser Scheduled For Fri, Dec 4th Features Vocalist Shannon Persinger & Keyboardist Eric Clancy

An Evening of both traditional carols and newer favorites highlights this year’s annual Cottage Event Center concert fundraiser for the Marine Corps League TOYAS FOR TOTS program. The event features popular vocalist Shannon Persinger backed again by The Eric Clancy Trio. The concert, scheduled for Friday, December 4th, begins at 7:30 PM at the Roanoke […]

Ivy Tech Northeast Surpasses $100,000 Goal At Annual A Reason To Taste Fundraiser

In its fourth year, Ivy Tech Community College Northeast’s A Reason to Taste raised a record-breaking amount for the fundraiser: $116,000. Donations came through corporate sponsorships, silent and live auctions, and individual donations. Money raised will benefit student scholarships and academic programs through the Ivy Tech Foundation. Oliver Barie, the executive director of Resource Development, […]

Statement From Mayor Tom Henry

Earlier today, my office was informed of inexcusable activities by some employees of the City Clerk. Those employees, including Chief Deputy Clerk Angie Davis, have resigned. Due to this vacancy, state statute requires my office to appoint an Interim City Clerk. I have asked former City Councilman Don Schmidt to serve in this temporary capacity. […]

November National Adoption Month Event: Heart Gallery At Brookside Church In Ft. Wayne November 2 – 16

The Indiana Heart Gallery, a traveling exhibit featuring compelling portraits of children in need of adoptive families, is stopping in Ft. Wayne. The Gallery will be featured at the Brookside Church November 2 – 16. The Indiana Department of Child Services (DCS) uses the Heart Gallery’s remarkable professional portraits and stories about foster children in […]

American Senior Communities Honors Employees For Excellence And Dedication

American Senior Communities (ASC), Indiana’s largest senior health care services provider, recently honored 65 key employees with the coveted “Quest for Excellence” Award. Randy Houchen, LPN – Bethlehem Woods; Tracy Kinnie, Dietary Server – Coventry Meadows; Helen Huber, Preceptor, C.N.A. – Glenbrook Rehabilitation & Skilled Nursing Center; Kory Grahovac, Nursing Concierge, C.N.A – Heritage Park […]

FWCS Presents Next Building Plan, Announces Community Meetings

The Fort Wayne Community Schools Board of School Trustees reviewed a proposal for a $130 million tax-neutral bond referendum that could be considered by voters in May 2016. The project is the second phase in the District’s long-term facility plan and would provide improvements at 42 buildings, including major renovations at 10 schools, security improvements […]

Stevens International Forwarders Announces Office Relocation And Expansion

Stevens International Forwarders is pleased to announce that business is so good that we are moving our office to Fort Wayne, IN to support our continued growth and expansion, and provide a better work environment for current and future staff. We believe our office relocation underscores our commitment to both our customers and our employees. […]

Trick Or Treating For Pets At Howl-O-Ween

The Allen County SPCA has announced its first Howl-O-Ween – an event especially for pets – to take place this Saturday from 10AM-noon at Bob Rohrman Subaru of Fort Wayne at 502 W. Coliseum Blvd. People are encouraged to dress their pets in costume and bring them trick-or-treating at the dealership. Prizes will also be […]

Mayor Henry Leads Groundbreaking Ceremony For Franklin School Park

Mayor Tom Henry and Parks & Recreation Director Al Moll today led a groundbreaking ceremony with neighborhood advocates to mark the beginning of phase one construction of Franklin School Park, located at 1903 St. Marys Ave. The City’s investment in this first phase is nearly $760,000 for design, construction and arch restoration. “This unique project […]

Apprenticeship Fair – November 6

Ivy Tech Community College Northeast and Northeast Indiana Building Trades will be hosting an apprenticeship fair in conjunction with National Apprenticeship Week from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nov. 6 on campus at the Keith E. Busse Technology Center, 3701 Dean Drive. APPRENTICESHIP FAIR When: Friday, November 6, 2015; 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. Where: […]

FWA Expands “True Cost Calculator” Online Price Comparison Tool

The Fort Wayne-Allen County Airport Authority has expanded its True Cost Calculator, located on the airport’s website. The True Cost Calculator allows passengers to compare their total travel costs by entering a starting zip code and quoted air fares from four airports – Fort Wayne International (FWA), Indianapolis International, Chicago O’Hare, and Dayton International. The […]