Science Central Summer Camps Filling Up Fast

Registration is open for Science Central’s popular Summer STEM Camps, and they are filling up fast! Campers will be able to explore the world of science and technology all summer at Science Central! We offer seven weeks of single day camps; full-day, week-long tech camps; and half-day, week-long tech camps. Summer Camps begin June 4 […]

Kickstart Gets Underway: Month-Long Celebration Of Bikes, Art And Music!

The Kickstart Festival Planning Committee is pleased to present Kickstart Festival 2018 in the month of May in Fort Wayne. The Kickstart Festival is a month-long celebration of bikes, music, art and theatre, ushering in a summer filled with activity in our community. Kickstart Festival 2018 is presented by Parkview Health and participating organizations, including […]

What’s Happening At The Botanical Conservatory In May

“Bugs!” Live Butterfly Exhibit Through July 8 Visit the Botanical Conservatory for our 16th year of live butterflies and you can also explore the larger world of insects and their arthropod relatives. Thrill to the experience of entering our butterfly tent filled with over a hundred exotic butterflies as they feed, fly, and rest. These […]

Fort Wayne Receives Tree City USA Recognition, Growth Award

Mayor Tom Henry and Fort Wayne Parks & Recreation Director Steve McDaniel were joined today by students from Smith Academy of Excellence, Trees Indiana and Superintendent of Urban Forestry Derek Veit to celebrate Arbor Day. Mayor Henry read an Arbor Day proclamation and announced that Fort Wayne has been named a "Tree City USA" for […]

Bowen Recovery Center

The path to recovery is different for every individual, and the Bowen Center is helping hundreds of people to find their way in that process. Opening in late spring 2018, the Bowen Recovery Center will be servicing a 100 mile radius around the Fort Wayne area in order to best assist individuals suffering from opioid […]

Cyclone Social To Host Social Media Master Class

Cyclone Social, the areas premiere social media marketing firm is opening its doors for a Social Media Master Class on Wednesday, May 16, from 8am – 5pm at The Philmore on Broadway, 2441 Broadway, Fort Wayne, IN 46807. Learn tactics and strategies that have led to millions of dollars in sales during a day-long master […]

Ten Local Businesses Awarded Commercial Façade Grants

Fort Wayne Mayor Tom Henry today announced that ten local organizations will receive 2018 Commercial Façade Grants to improve their properties. This year’s recipients are located in all quadrants of the city and are on well-traveled corridors. The local businesses whose properties are receiving grants include Nyla Jean Properties (1434-1436 Wells St.), Hop River Brewing […]

Study Measures Economic Impact Of Allen County’s Human-Service Organizations

The Alliance for Human Services, an association of more than 50 nonprofit organizations, will present the results of an economic-impact study at a press conference on Thursday, May 3, at 8:30 a.m. in Turnstone’s Plassman Athletic Center. The economic study reveals that Allen County’s human-service organizations contribute hundreds of millions of dollars to the Gross […]

The Dupont Road Construction Project

The Dupont Road Construction project moves into a new phase on Monday, April 30 ­– one that will close the road to through traffic between Lima Road and Coldwater Road for about four months. The actual closure is between Salomon Farm and Dawsons Creek Boulevard/La Cabreah Lane. The road will be open only for local […]

Bishop Luers Announces Valedictorian And Salutatorian

Margaret Cicchiello is the valedictorian for the Bishop Luers High School Class of 2018. The daughter of Catherine and James Cicchiello, Margaret is a member of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Parish, Fort Wayne, and attended St. Joseph-St. Elizabeth Ann Seton School. Cicchiello has several outstanding accomplishments at Bishop Luers High School. She was a captain […]

This Week At The Memorial Coliseum

THIS WEEK AT THE ALLEN COUNTY WAR MEMORIAL COLISEUM Tapestry: A Day for You (EC) Friday, April 27 @ 7:30am – 4:00pm Registration is full. Fort Wayne Derby Girls Alumni Night (EC) Saturday, April 28 @ 6:00pm Tickets: Adults $12 or 2 for $20, Kids 6-12 $7, Military, Students, & Seniors $9 TICKETS ON SALE […]

New Zoo Crossing

When the Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo opens this weekend, visitors may notice something a little different with the flashing lights at the intersection of Sherman Boulevard and Franke Park Drive. The Public Works Division worked with zoo officials to enhance the light cases with animal stripes. The City’s Traffic Operations staff designed, painted and installed […]