Survey To Understand Direction Of Community

Beginning this weekend, The Waynedale Business Chamber’s (WBC) Corridor Committee will be collecting input from a survey developed to better understand what people do in Waynedale, how the community is currently perceived, what improvements should be made, and what type of businesses to attract. The survey takes about 10 minutes and is open to residents […]

Keeping Your Pets Safe This Fourth Of July

Fort Wayne Animal Care & Control wants pet owners to celebrate the Fourth of July holiday while keeping their pets safe and secure. Dogs, cats, and even small animals can easily become overwhelmed by the sudden explosions of fireworks causing panic and fear leading to a spike in runaway pets. The celebrations and picnics can […]

4th Of July Safety

The American traditions of parades, cookouts, and fireworks help us celebrate the summer season, especially our nation’s birthday on the Fourth of July. However, fireworks can turn a joyful celebration into a painful memory when children and adults are injured while using fireworks. Did you know sparklers can reach 1,800 Degrees Fahrenheit – hot enough […]

Start Fort Wayne Partners With South Bend Code School

Local nonprofit Start Fort Wayne approved at last night’s board meeting to formally partner with South Bend Code School to bring coding and computer programming education for kids aged 7-18 to Fort Wayne. Founded in 2015, South Bend Code School helps students learn the fundamentals of web development and design, software craftsmanship and entrepreneurship. The […]

Local Ameriprise Advisors Sponsor $5,000 Grant To Community Harvest

Reimbold & Anderson, a financial advisory practice of Ameriprise Financial Services, Inc. in Fort Wayne, has joined with Community Harvest Food Bank of Northeast Indiana to obtain a $5,000 Ameriprise Financial grant for the local food bank organization. This is the third consecutive year Community Harvest has received a grant from Ameriprise Financial through the […]

10th Annual Freedom Ride 6.29.17

On Thursday, June 29, 2017, The Ehlerding Family of Dealerships will host their 10th Annual Freedom Ride. Hundreds of local bikers will honor America’s past and present troops and their efforts in preserving our freedom by participating in the ride. Freedom Ride 2017 registration begins at Ehlerding’s River City Harley-Davidson / Ehlerding’s Honda/ Kawasaki MotorSports […]

Allen County SPCA Sets Record At Northern Indiana Pet Expo

The Allen County SPCA set a new record at the Northern Indiana Pet Expo, which took place June 24 and 25, 2017. In just two days, the Allen County SPCA helped a whopping 70 animals find forever homes through its adoption program – more pets than have ever gone home in a single weekend. Other […]

‘Explore The Honey Bee’ Coming To A Library Near You!

“Explore The Honey Bee” Coming To A Library Near You! Southwest Honey Co. and the Allen County Public Library have teamed up to bring the k-12 “Explore the Honey Bee” program to 12 of the 14 library branches over the next month. The event at each branch is cost free to attend and lasts about […]

History On Wheels A New Addition To Three Rivers Festival Lineup

The Three Rivers Festival and O’Daniel Automotive Group are teaming up to add the Indiana Historical Society’s (IHS’s) new History on Wheels traveling exhibit to this year’s festival lineup. The 53-foot double expandable semi-trailer will be free and open to the public daily, July 7 through 9, from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. The mobile […]

Watch Fireworks At Several Indiana State Park Properties

The public can watch fireworks at seven Indiana State Park properties between June 29 and July 3. July 4 falls on a Tuesday in 2017. As a result, properties are hosting their fireworks shows before the holiday. Fireworks shows start at dusk unless otherwise stated. Personal fireworks are prohibited at Indiana State Parks. Properties hosting […]

This Week At The Allen County War Memorial Coliseum

NEXT WEEK AT THE ALLEN COUNTY WAR MEMORIAL COLISEUM Fort Wayne Sports Car Club of America Autocross (PL) Sunday, July 9 @ 10am – 5pm UPCOMING EVENTS AT THE ALLEN COUNTY WAR MEMORIAL COLISEUM Monarch Market: Migrating Boutique Affair (EC) Saturday, July 22 @ 9am – 5pm; Sunday, July 23 @ 11am – 5pm Admission: […]

Free HIV & Hep. C Testing Offered On June 27th

The Fort Wayne-Allen County Department of Health will be observing National HIV Testing Day on June 27th. The Department of Health has teamed up with Walgreens on Creighton Avenue to offer free and confidential HIV and Hepatitis C testing. Free rapid HIV and Hepatitis C testing will be available Tuesday, June 27th from 3 p.m. […]