Fright Night Is Back!

Fort Wayne’s most anticipated Halloween event full of frightful family fun is back! Fright Night, presented by First Federal Bank and your Downtown Improvement District, returns on Saturday, October 20. With more than 35 ghoulishly great activities for people to enjoy throughout the day and evening, Fright Night has something for everyone! “Fright Night gets […]

Community Unity Neighborhood Family Fun Nights

The Fort Wayne Parks & Recreation Department invites citizens to three upcoming FREE Community Unity Family Fun Nights! Be part of a community safety forum then enjoy a community dinner along with games and prizes for the kids. Plus, the first 50 adults to sign in at each Community Unity Night will receive a FREE […]

SC Hosts Next AWS Special Abilities Day

The next AWS Special Abilities Day at Science Central will be Tuesday, Sept. 18! Through the generous support of the AWS Foundation, this program is free with pre-registration to members of the community with special abilities. The Sept. 18 Special Abilities Day will be from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., and is closed to the […]

Divine Mercy Funeral Home Announces Complimentary Burial For Families

The Divine Mercy Funeral Home and Catholic Cemetery announced that it plans to provide, free of charge, committal services and a final resting place for cremated remains on Wednesday, October 17, 2018. In accordance with the Rite of Christian Burial, cremated remains are to be buried or placed in a marked mausoleum. Many times, families […]

Science Central Installs Next Round Of New Exhibits

There’s always something new at Science Central! The third phase of installing new exhibits on the Lower Level is complete, and visitors are getting the chance to experience hands on science learning in completely new ways! Throughout the Lower Level, we have added interactive and informational wall exhibits about the human body, energy, and technology. […]

43rd Annual Nappanee Apple Festival

It’s a big celebration and historic Nappanee continues its tradition of being one of Indiana’s top fall festivals when its annual Apple Festival opens September, 13-16. Beginning in 1975 as a one-block festival, this community of 7000 offers up great Hoosier Hospitality as it welcomes over 80,000 people to the three and a half day […]

Rolling Into Roanoke

On Saturday, July 21, 2018, from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., more than 400 cars, motorcycles and bikes are expected to “roll” into Roanoke, Indiana’s historic downtown Main Street. Roanoke is home to the annual “Rolling Into Roanoke” car show and fundraiser. This year’s theme is Across the Pond, featuring European sports cars, old and […]

Starry Night Telescope Clinic At Salamonie Second Saturday, Aug. 11

Gaze at stars through a telescope and learn about the night sky at Salamonie Lake’s Second Saturday program on Aug. 11. The program runs from 8:30 to 10:30 p.m. and will be hosted by astronomy enthusiasts Steve and Debbie Russell, who will offer a “Starry Night Telescope Clinic.” Participants should meet at Salamonie Interpretive Center. […]

Waynedale Hosts Event To Celebrate New Bluffton Road Trail

On Saturday, July 21st from noon until 4 p.m., residents are invited to use the trails and sidewalks on Bluffton Road between Lower Huntington and Old Trail Roads. There will be opportunity to visit more than 18 businesses along the route who will be offering activities and giveaways. Mayor Tom Henry is scheduled to be […]

Salamonie Riders Reunion, Sept. 21-23

Equestrians are invited to attend a Riders Rendezvous Reunion at Salamonie Lake’s Horseman’s Campground, Sept. 21. A weekend of activities and entertainment are planned, with a focus on raising funds to "Power the Camp." Trail riders are working to electrify the campground. Advanced registration is encouraged. Cost is $5 per person for ages 9 and […]

Brightpoint Summer Cooling Program

Brightpoint’s Summer Cooling Program began June 18 and runs through August 24. The Summer Cooling program provides families who were approved for the heating assistance program, during this past season, a $210 credit automatically applied to their electric bill. Summer Cooling assistance is not an emergency program and cannot be used to resolve accounts with […]

Henry Lee Summer To Open For Grand Funk Railroad This Saturday

The Fort Wayne Parks and Recreation Department’s Foellinger Theatre announced today that Indiana native rocker Henry Lee Summer will open for Grand Funk Railroad at the concert scheduled for 8:00 p.m. this Saturday, July 14, 2018. Summer, a Brazil, Indiana native, is self-taught on guitar, piano, and drums influenced by the best in country, R&B, […]