TinCaps Game Notes: April 29 vs. Burlington (Game 22)

Fort Wayne TinCaps (11-10) vs. Burlington Bees (8-12) RHP Austin Smith (0-1, 3.21 ERA) vs. RHP Joe Gatto (0-3, 7.11 ERA) Friday, April 29, 2016 — Parkview Field — First Pitch 7:05 p.m. — Game 22 ABOUT LAST NIGHT: Fort Wayne was unable to sweep the Peoria Chiefs, dropping the series finale at Parkview Field, […]

Ready. Set. March For Babies!

On April 30 at Headwaters Park West, thousands of families and business leaders will join together in the March of Dimes annual March for Babies—the nation’s oldest fundraising walk honoring babies born healthy and those who need help to survive and thrive. This year’s Northeast Indiana’s Ambassador Family is the Lay’s. Mom and Dad were […]

New Tech Partners With Jewish Federation In Holocaust Studies

Students at New Tech Academy at Wayne High School are working again with the Jewish Federation of Fort Wayne as the Jewish community celebrates Yom Hoshoah, Holocaust Remembrance Day. On Monday, May 2, Dr. Robert Melson, a Holocaust survivor and author of “False Papers,” will visit New Tech, 9100 Winchester Road, from 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. […]

TinCaps Game Notes: April 28 vs. Peoria (Game 21)

Fort Wayne TinCaps (11-9) vs. Peoria Chiefs (8-11) RHP Walker Lockett (0-1, 2.86 ERA) vs. RHP Sandy Alcantara (2-0, 3.18 ERA) Thursday, April 28, 2016 — Parkview Field — First Pitch 7:05 p.m. — Game 21 ABOUT YESTERDAY AFTERNOON: The TinCaps scored their first shutout victory of the season with a 1-0 win over the […]

Erin’s House Hosts Austin Hatch At Common Bond Breakfast

Erin’s House for Grieving Children will host Austin Hatch as the 2016 Common Bond Breakfast featured speaker. The event is scheduled for Tuesday, May 24 at the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum Conference Center. Doors will open at 7:00 a.m. with opening remarks and breakfast starting promptly at 7:30 a.m. Austin was born and raised […]

FWCS Students Rescue Food, Help Those In Need

Fort Wayne Community Schools students are helping to feed thousands of people in Allen County while preventing thousands of pounds of food from going into the landfill. The Fort Wayne Community School Food Rescue Program began at Blackhawk Middle School in February, with Lane, Shawnee and Northwood middle schools and Haley Elementary School joining since […]

Southwest Honey Co. Receives USDA, NCR-SARE Grant For Study

Southwest Honey Co. of Fort Wayne, Indiana recently received a $7,500 grant from the USDA’s North Central Region SARE (NCR-SARE) to study the “Symbiotic relationship between farmers, ranchers and honeybees through consumer education.” This grant serves as a landmark for the organization whose primary mission is to protect and preserve the local honey bee population […]

Public Safety Summer Camps To Help Youth In The Community

Mayor Tom Henry today announced the City of Fort Wayne is partnering with Bridge of Grace Compassionate Ministries Center to provide public safety camps for local children. This is the second year for the camps designed to teach the importance of public safety, character development, strengthening relationships between youth and police officers and firefighters, and […]

Shoot For A Cure Tournament (April 29-May 1)

The Plex, a multiple facility sports megaplex, welcomes the Fort Wayne community to the sixth annual Shoot for a Cure Tournament, taking place April 29 – May 1, 2016. This tournament combines friendly competition with fundraising for the Vera Bradley Foundation for Breast Cancer. The Plex has also partnered with Puma to turn this tournament […]

Community Foundation Of Greater Fort Wayne Grants Nearly $1.5 Million To Local Nonprofits In 1Q 2016!

The Community Foundation of Greater Fort Wayne distributed a total of $1,431,850 in new grant awards to nonprofit agencies serving Allen County. Recipients included: A Hope Center ($5,000) – Medical testing for sexually transmitted infections; Aging and In-Home Services of Northeast Indiana ($10,000) – AdvancedCare Planning Program; Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northeast Indiana ($35,000) […]

TinCaps Game Notes: April 26 vs. Peoria (Game 19)

Fort Wayne TinCaps (9-9) vs. Peoria Chiefs (8-9) LHP Logan Allen (2-0, 0.90 ERA) vs. RHP Derian Gonzalez (0-0, 3.60 ERA) Tuesday, April 26, 2016 — Parkview Field — First Pitch 7:05 p.m. — Game 19 ABOUT SUNDAY: Fort Wayne lost in 10 innings at South Bend, 7-6, as Cubs left fielder Eloy Jimenez socked […]

Museum Hosts Children’s Activity Days This Summer

The Auburn Cord Duesenberg Automobile Museum will be hosting a number of Children’s Activity Days throughout June and July. Each of these special days will start at 10 am and conclude at 3 pm. Campers will be fully immersed in the Auburn Cord Duesenberg Automobile Museum and its history through hands-on activities, presentations, and interaction […]