This Week At The Memorial Coliseum

  THIS WEEK AT THE ALLEN COUNTY WAR MEMORIAL COLISEUM Mad Ants vs. Wisconsin Herd (A) Monday, March 19 @ 7:00pm Tickets: $22, $12, $6 Prices increase by $2 on day of game. TICKETS ON SALE NOW! Komets vs. Kalamazoo K-Wings (A) Wednesday, March 21 @ 7:30pm Adults: $28, $25, $19, $13 Seniors 60+ & […]

Tedeschi Trucks Band Plays Embassy Theatre May 31

  SHOUT! Promotions presents i Trucks Band at the Embassy Theatre in Fort Wayne, Thursday, May 31, at 7:30 p.m. Tedeschi Trucks Band is a 12-member, American roots-rock band. With a growing worldwide reputation for legendary live performances the Grammy-winning group has proven itself as the preeminent leader in modern blues rock. For information on […]

Fort Wayne International Airport Announces Return Of Seasonal Myrtle Beach Service On Allegiant Airlines

  Fort Wayne International Airport (FWA) announced the return of the seasonal non-stop service to Myrtle Beach International Airport (MYR) on Allegiant Airlines. This service will begin on Friday, June 8, 2018. This non-stop service allows passengers the chance to visit another vacation destination offered by Allegiant out of FWA. Allegiant offers non-stop service to […]

Cancer Services In Need Of Shower Chairs

  Cancer Services of Northeast Indiana is asking the public for donations of plastic shower chairs. These items are essential in helping people with cancer bathe safely at home. The shower chairs, which Cancer Services provides to clients free of charge, ensures the client’s safety and allows them to reserve their energy. Shower chairs with […]

Full Steam Ahead For Pufferbelly

  Mayor Tom Henry joined local trail advocates, neighborhood leaders, elected officials and members of the Northeast Indiana Regional Development Authority (RDA) for a ceremonial groundbreaking for the next portion of the Pufferbelly Trail between State Boulevard and Fourth Street. At just over a half mile, the project will connect nearly 1,200 residents within a […]

FWMoA Receives Lincoln Financial Foundation Grant For Children’s Education

Fort Wayne Museum of Art has received a $40,000 grant from the Lincoln Financial Foundation in support of Children’s Education. The program provides free access to quality visual arts education in a museum setting and free access to visual art education to complement existing classroom instruction to 24,000 students across Northeast Indiana. Lincoln Financial Foundation, […]

Parkview Community Health Improvement Program Has Awarded $35,000 To MHANI For Peer Support

Mental Health America of Northeast Indiana (MHANI) has been awarded a $35,000 grant by the Parkview Community Health Improvement Program for the second year running. This grant from Parkview Community Health Improvement will provide funding for MHANI’s peer support program. Peer support connects individuals with mental health conditions or substance use disorders to peers in […]

Superior Lofts On Schedule To Open This Summer

RealAmerica Companies CEO/President Ronda Weybright today gave Fort Wayne Mayor Tom Henry and local news media a tour of the mixed-use building Superior Lofts, 102 W. Superior St. Weybright said construction of the building is on schedule and the loft apartments will be open and ready for occupancy this summer. The former Graphic Packaging facility […]

NAACP Joins Local Vets To Host Benefits Seminar

The Fort Wayne Allen County branch NAACP 3049 is joining forces with the American Legion Charles C. Anderson Post No. 148 to host a Veterans Benefits Seminar. The event will be from 1 to 3 p.m. on Saturday, April 14 at the American Legion Post, 705 E. Lewis St., 46802. The event, spearheaded by the […]

New Community Input Survey About Local Trail System

Fort Wayne Trails, Inc. is seeking input about trail system development in Allen County. Both non-users and trail-users are invited to participate. Fort Wayne Trails, Inc. is a nonprofit partner and advocate for trails and acts in cooperation, but separate from, the City of Fort Wayne, Allen County, City of New Haven, Huntertown, Leo-Cedarville, Grabill, […]

This Week At The Memorial Coliseum

THIS WEEK AT THE ALLEN COUNTY WAR MEMORIAL COLISEUM Mad Ants vs. Canton Charge (A) Friday, March 16 @ 7:00pm Tickets: $22, $12, $6 Prices increase by $2 on day of game. TICKETS ON SALE NOW! Traxxas Monster Truck Tour (EC) Friday, March 16 @ 7:30pm; Saturday, March 17 @ 7:30pm Tickets: Adults $42.00, $25.00, […]

Local Food Bank To Benefit From Subway® Wrap Promotion

Subway® Restaurants are introducing a new Signature Wrap sandwich lineup this month with a fundraiser to help fight hunger in Northeast Indiana. With Generously Wrapped, 25 cents from every wrap sold through April 26 will go to the Community Harvest Food Bank, a total donation up to $5,000. It will provide food to 20,000 hungry […]

Youth Symposium For Peace Through Equity And Justice To Be Held March 15

Students from 15 high schools in Allen County will participate in the upcoming Youth Symposium for Peace through Equity and Justice. The event will take place from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. on Thursday, March 15 at The Summit, 1025 W. Rudisill Blvd. and is sponsored by Mayor Tom Henry’s Youth Engagement Council and Canterbury School. Students […]

Mad Ants Survive Tough Test From Delaware

The Fort Wayne Mad Ants defeated the Delaware 87ers, 113-110, at the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum on Friday night in front of a crowd of 4,422. Trey McKinney Jones led the Mad Ants (26-18) with 23 points – including 12 in the second half – on 9-of-15 shooting off the bench. Ike Anigbogu recorded […]

Steve McDaniel Named Director Of Fort Wayne Parks & Recreation Department

Mayor Tom Henry and the Board of Park Commissioners today announced Steve McDaniel has been appointed as the new director of the Fort Wayne Parks & Recreation Department effective April 2. McDaniel is a 26-year veteran of the Fort Wayne Parks & Recreation Department. He’s served as deputy director of asset management since 2007. McDaniel […]

‘A Knight Of My Favorite Things’ Is Theme For LuersKnight 2018

"A Knight of My Favorite Things" is the theme for Bishop Luers High School’s LuersKnight 2018 on Saturday, April 21. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. The theme highlights the spring musical "The Sound of Music." The 38th annual dinner and auction opens with cocktails and hors d’oeuvres at 5:30 p.m. Dinner and entertainment follows. Cost […]

Free City Utilities Tours

City Utilities will conduct free guided tours of our Water Pollution Control Plant and our Three Rivers Water Filtration Plant over the next several weeks. The first of the free guided tours is this Saturday, March 10 from 10:00 AM to noon, at the Water Pollution Control Plant located at 2601 Dwenger Avenue. Visitors will […]

Grants Available For Healthy Cooking Classes

The HEAL Program is now offering mini grants to local organizations intensifying an ongoing movement to tear down barriers to healthy eating. The program, (HEAL or Healthy Eating Active Living), is sponsored by the St. Joseph Community Health Foundation and Parkview Health and is now in its fifth year of expansion and partnership with over […]

FWCS Kicks Off Stem/Steam Initiative With Discovery Education

Fort Wayne Community Schools and Discovery Education, the leading provider of digital content and professional development for K-12 classrooms, will kick off FWCS’ STEM/STEAM initiative with a special leadership retreat on March 22. During this invite-only event, FWCS teachers and administrators, as well as local business and community leaders, parents and others, will gather at […]