FWACC Only Animal Welfare Agency In The Country To Have Achieved This!

Fort Wayne Animal Care & Control is the only agency in the country to have four members of management who have achieved the highest level designation for animal welfare professionals, having earned the Certified Animal Welfare Administrator (CAWA™) credential. As of January 2016, Deputy Director Amy-Jo Sites, Office Supervisor Lisa Cain, Animal Care Supervisor, Laura […]

Fort Wayne Central Lions Sponsoring Vision Screening At Science Central

On Saturday, January 30, 2016, Fort Wayne Central Lions Club will sponsor vision and youth development activities at Science Central including free vision screenings as part of the half-price admission day ($4 ages 3 and up). Lions Club members will be on site to conduct vision screenings, orient visitors to what it means to be […]

Ivy Tech Northeast Special Cuisines Class To Host Japanese Dinner

The Special Cuisines class at Ivy Tech Community College Northeast invites the community to join its students, faculty, and staff for a Japanese-themed dinner at 6 p.m. Feb. 4. The multi-course dinner will include salad, appetizers, an entrée, and soup, including vegetarian options. A sampling of the menu includes: · Tri-color sashimi with egg mimosa […]

Lure Of Mexico At FWMOA Opens January 30

The Fort Wayne Museum of Art is pleased to present Lure of Mexico, an exhibit exploring the attraction many artists felt to Mexico from the 1920s-1940s. In the opening decades of the 20th century visual artists, composers, writers, filmmakers, and dancers from all over the world flocked to Mexico. This exhibition explores the extraordinary art […]

Director Of Indiana’s Ag Department To Speak At Huntington University

The Huntington University Foundation breakfast on Wednesday, February 10, will feature Ted McKinney, director of the Indiana State Department of Agriculture, as he gives updates about the outlook of Indiana agriculture and the impact of the spring 2015 floods. “This is an exciting time for Indiana agriculture which, as an industry, contributes $25.4 billion to […]

February 11 And March 10 Nature Events At Little River Wetlands Project

Thursday, February 11, 8:30 to 9:45 a.m. “Breakfast on the Marsh: Dazzling Dragonflies and Damselflies.” Light breakfast and nature presentation for nature lovers 50+ at Indiana Wesleyan University Education & Conference Center, Room 102/104, 8211 W Jefferson Blvd, Fort Wayne. Jeff Ormiston, Indiana Master Naturalist, will share his extensive research and incredible photographs of these […]

Second Location For Express Auto Care

Express Auto Care recently opened a second location at 4535 Coldwater Road, Fort Wayne, IN 46825, conveniently situated in the heart of the city’s prime north-side shopping district. Locally owned and operated, Express Auto Care specializes in quick oil changes, brakes and light mechanical work at competitive prices, using high-quality oil and auto parts. The […]

Mayor Presents Belinda Lewis With “Key To The Fort”

Fort Wayne Mayor Tom Henry today presented Belinda Lewis with a “Key to the Fort” award at a special ceremony at Fort Wayne Animal Care & Control on Hillegas Road. Family, friends, and community supporters attended today’s event. Lewis is retiring from her position as director of Fort Wayne Animal Care & Control effective at […]

Douglass Named New Allen Superior Court Magistrate

Michael T. Douglass, a Fort Wayne native and graduate of the Thomas M. Cooley Law School, has been named a Magistrate in the Allen Superior Court Family Relations Division by Judge Daniel G. Heath. Douglass, 37, is currently an attorney with the law firm of Leonard, Hammond, Thoma & Terrill. He also serves in the […]

Many Lead Prevention Resources Available To Residents

Fort Wayne-Allen County Dept. of Health’s Healthy Homes Program The Department of Health works with family members, medical care providers and other community agencies to prevent childhood lead poisoning through education, screening, case management and the enforcement of healthy housing practices in Allen County. Our comprehensive lead case management program includes identifying and assisting lead-poisoned […]

Bicentennial Plaza Road Closures

As construction work continues on Robert D. Orr Plaza in preparation for the installation of the Bicentennial Plaza, permanent changes in traffic patterns on Robert D. Orr Plaza and Senate Avenue are planned. Robert D. Orr Plaza is the avenue that runs between the Indiana Government Center North and Indiana Government Center South buildings in […]