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, […]

‘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 […]

Final Taste Of Waynedale To Benefit Waynedale Corridor

Kingston Residence will proudly champion the 10th Annual “Kingston’s Taste of Waynedale” on Tuesday, March 20th from 4:30 – 7:00 p.m. at Mount Calvary Family Life Center, 1819 Reservation Drive. The proceeds from this event will go to the Waynedale Corridor Project. To date, 24 local restaurants and businesses have committed to participating and will […]

Towles Students Collect Supplies For Syrian Refugees

The Towles New Tech Middle School 7th-grade students collected supplies to create 92 Syrian Relief Kits, which will be donated to Friends of the Third World at 2 p.m. today. Each kit includes four bars of bath soap, a bottle of shampoo, four bars of laundry soap, a tube of toothpaste, four toothbrushes, four bath […]

Fort Wayne Child In Need Of Life-Saving Transplant

With the cost of a transplant often exceeding $500,000, many transplant families are unable to shoulder the financial burden of such a procedure. The Children’s Organ Transplant Association (COTA) is a national charity dedicated to organizing and guiding communities in raising funds for transplant-related expenses. In Fort Wayne, volunteers are raising funds for COTA in […]

FWCC Unveils Annual Award And Announces First Recipient

The Fort Wayne Children’s Choir (FWCC) hosted its 5th Annual Do Re Mi: A Dinner and Music Review on Saturday, February 3, 2018, in the International Ballroom on the IPFW campus. Over 260 people attended this event, which introduces attendees to the organization’s greatest asset: the professionally trained singers of the Fort Wayne Children’s Choir. […]

The Fort Wayne Children’s Choir Presents Young Artists Concert

The Fort Wayne Children’s Choir (FWCC) presents the Young Artists Concert on Monday, March 19 at 7pm at the Downtown Library Auditorium. The concert will feature the Concert Choir, Youth Chorale, Chamber Singers, and select individual musicians from the featured ensembles. The theme for this year’s Young Artists Concert is “Generations.” “Connecting to the ACPL […]

Lion’s Club Sponsors Vision Health Day At Science Central

Science Central is excited that the Lion’s Club will return to sponsor a vision health day on Saturday, Jan. 27! Lion’s Club members will be on-site giving free vision screenings to children, and giving educational presentations about vision and service animals. The day will also include fun and informative activities and demonstrations related to vision […]

2018 AWS Special Abilities Days Start In January

Science Central is excited to announce 2018 dates for AWS Special Abilities Day! Through the generous support of the AWS Foundation, Special Abilities Days are free to members of the community with special abilities with pre-registration. This year, Science Central has increased the number of Special Abilities Days to eight! 2018 dates are: · Tuesday, […]

Fort Wayne Children’s Choir To Host 5th Annual Do Re Mi

The Fort Wayne Children’s Choir (FWCC) will host the 5th Annual Do Re Mi: A Dinner and Music Review on Saturday, February 3, 2018, at 6 PM in the International Ballroom on the IPFW campus. This event introduces attendees to the organization’s greatest asset: the professionally trained singers of the Fort Wayne Children’s Choir. Over […]

Children’s Coats Giveaway This Thursday

Several Ft. Wayne area children will receive warm winter coats this week and it won’t cost their parents a dime. They will also spend time singing to seniors at Summit City Nursing and Rehabilitation, which is partnering with Greater Progressive Baptist Church, Meijer’s and Costco to provide the coats. The children are part of Greater […]

Annual Community Kwanzaa Celebration

Bring the family and join the fun for the Annual Community Kwanzaa Celebration at Weisser Park Youth Center, 802 Eckart St. This free event is open to the public and will include music, dance, poetry, a musical performance by Fatima Washington and a Kwanzaa Feast. Kwanzaa was established by Dr. Maulana Karenga in 1966. Kwanzaa […]

Middle School Art Fair Is Dec. 17

Bishop Luers High School will offer a Middle School Art Fair on Sunday, Dec. 17, from 2-4 p.m. in the front lobby and front of the school. Each feeder school is invited to send up to nine pieces of artwork of students from grades 6-8 that will be featured in the art show. Ribbons will […]

Winners Announced From 33rd Annual Festival Of Trees

The 2017 Festival of Trees, which took place Nov. 22-29, attracted 22,000 visitors to downtown Fort Wayne. Lobbies of the Embassy Theatre and Indiana Hotel were transformed into a wonderland of Christmas trees under the theme of “Silver Bells.”The annual fundraiser and community event featured 58 uniquely decorated Christmas trees. Embassy staff tallied patrons’ votes […]

NIPSCO Provides Hope For The Holidays With Gift To Community Harvest Food Bank

Through NIPSCO’s “Hope for the Holidays” initiative, a $25,000 gift was presented to Community Harvest Food Bank in support of hunger relief. Through this generous donation, more than 1,000 families in northeast Indiana will receive holiday meals. Turkeys, holiday sides, and other food items will be distributed through the Community Cupboard pantry to families coping […]

Heartland Sings Presents The Spirit Of Christmas: Feel The Spirit!

The Spirit of Christmas is a concert where vocal music and stunning architecture combine to create lasting memories! The Heartland Sings Vocal Artists accompanied by Joseph Platt and directed by Maestro Robert Nance, present music of the season under the beautiful Beaux Arts style rotunda of the historic Allen County Courthouse. Hear the harmonies echo […]

IN Heart Gallery In Columbia City

The Indiana Heart Gallery is a traveling photo exhibit featuring compelling portraits of children in need of adoptive families and it is making a stop at Brewha Coffee House in Columbia City. The Indiana Department of Child Services (DCS) created the Heart Gallery in 2007 with the goal of sharing the beautiful professional portraits along […]

FWACC Hosts Holiday Open House For The Animals

The public is cordially invited to join Fort Wayne Animal Care & Control in celebrating the holidays with the dogs, cats and small animals in our care on Saturday, December 2 from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. at the shelter located at 3020 Hillegas Road. Tour the ENTIRE shelter, visit with the animals, enjoy the […]

North Side Hosts Annual Kids Surviving Cancer Christmas Party

North Side High School is preparing for the 31st annual Christmas Party for Kids Surviving Cancer. The celebration for children who have battled cancer and their families will be from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 3, at North Side, 475 E. State Blvd. North Side students and staff work with Cancer Services of Northeast Indiana […]