BEL Awards Recognize Educators, Volunteers And Business Leaders

On Wednesday, May 24, Junior Achievement saluted community leaders, educators, and volunteers at the annual BEL (Business and Education Leadership) Awards. The event was hosted at the Mirro Center (10622 Parkview Plaza). The Ove Jorgensen Spirit of Leadership Award was presented to: . Tim Ash, CEO & President, Ash Brokerage Corporation Honorees included 2017 inductions […]

History Center Weekend Events

The History Center invites you to learn twice as much about your history at two Fort Wayne landmarks this weekend. This Saturday, June 3, discover the beauty of Miami Indian beadwork. Artist Katrina Mitten will give demonstrations from 1-4pm at the Chief Richardville House. Tours of this National Historic Landmark will be given on the […]

Free Fishing Weekend, June 3-4

This weekend is the last chance in 2017 for adults to fish for free in Indiana. On these special days, Indiana residents who are age 18 and older can fish public waters without needing a fishing license or a trout stamp. Free Fishing Weekend is a great opportunity to take someone fishing who doesnt already […]

Three Rivers Early Bourbon Named Best In Indiana

Three Rivers Distilling Company won their first Gold Medal for their Three Rivers Early Bourbon at the Heartland Whiskey Competition in Chicago on May 18th. The bourbon was the highest scoring whiskey out of all entries from the state of Indiana and was named the Best in State. Their 122 Unaged Corn Whiskey, named in […]

City Sidewalk Project Links School To More Than 100 Homes

Mayor Tom Henry joined Public Works’ staff members and students and staff from Study Elementary to break ground for new sidewalks at Justin Study Park. The walks will connect more than 100 homes and provide students with a safe walking route to school. Sidewalks, which will connect five subdivisions to three entrance points at Study […]

Dr. David Trenkner Joins Cancer Services Of Northeast Indiana As Physician Liaison

Cancer Services of Northeast Indiana is honored to welcome oncologist, David Trenkner, M.D., as Physician Liaison for the local non-profit, which supports people affected by cancer. Dr. Trenkner, who practiced radiation oncology in Northeast Indiana for nearly 30 years and retired in 2015, will utilize his experience and expertise to strengthen Cancer Services’ relationships with […]

This Week At The Allen County War Memorial Coliseum

THIS WEEK AT THE ALLEN COUNTY WAR MEMORIAL COLISEUM Leo Jr/Sr High School Commencement (EC) – Friday, June 2 @7:00pm Homestead High School Commencement (A) – Saturday, June 3 @ 11:00am New Haven High School Commencement (EC) – Sunday, June 4 @ 2:00pm NEXT WEEK AT THE ALLEN COUNTY WAR MEMORIAL COLISEUM South Side High […]

City Celebrates 311 Call Center’s 10 years Of Service

Mayor Tom Henry today was joined by the City of Fort Wayne’s 311 Call Center, community supporters and neighborhood leaders to commemorate the 10-year anniversary of the 311 Call Center in Fort Wayne. Mayor Henry touted customer service accomplishments through the City’s Citizen Services Department and 311 Call Center, including the launch of a new […]

Fathers, Pancakes, & Family Fun

Celebrate Father’s Day weekend by running for your Father Figure or in honor of him. Bring the family out for a Kid’s Fun Run, Father’s Day 5K run/walk, and a pancake breakfast Saturday, June 17th, 2017. Proceeds from the event will benefit the ministries of Associated Churches. Advance registration is $15 for ages 15 & […]

Sweet Aviation Open House

Sweet Aviation, a Fort Wayne-based flight school that also offers aircraft rentals and maintenance and is located in Smith Field Airport, is hosting its annual Spring Open House on Saturday, June 3, from 8 to 11 AM. Free breakfast will be served until 10:30 AM while supplies last. They’ll also have a free bounce house […]

See A Swarm? Don’t Exterminate, Call A Beekeeper!

If you spot a large clump of honey bees on a branch, tree, or other covered area, you have found a swarm. Honey bees swarm naturally when the conditions are right for them to split their colony. They generally can swarm during the spring, but honey bees have been reported to swarm throughout the summer […]