Fort Wayne & NE Indiana News

The latest positive news written by residents and organizations in our community.

USF Presents Marvin’s Room

The University of Saint Francis School of Creative Arts presents its spring play, “Marvin’s Room,” starting April 1. The play will run over two weekends, April 1-3 and April 8-10, at the USF North Campus Auditorium, 2702 Spring St., Fort Wayne. Showtimes are as follows: Friday, April 1 – 8 p.m. Saturday, April 2 – […]

Aspiring Musicians Invited To USF Marching Pride Band Day

The University of Saint Francis invites student musicians to participate in USF Marching Pride Band Day on Saturday, February 13. The day begins at 10 a.m. with a meet-and-greet where students and parents can meet current USF Marching Pride band members in the USF North Campus gymnasium, 2702 Spring Street. During the band’s rehearsal, teachers […]

USF Rewarding High School Artistic Talent With Scholarships

The University of Saint Francis will award scholarships to incoming students on Talent Scholarship Day, Friday, March 4 from 9 to 4 p.m. in the Mimi and Ian Rolland Center for Art and Visual Communication off Leesburg Road, as well as the Fort Wayne Ballet downtown and the music technology facilities at the USF North […]

USF Health Fair Features Marrow Drive

The University of Saint Francis invites the community to the 2016 USF Health Fair on Monday, February 15 from 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. in the Doermer Family Center for Health Sciences Main Hall, 2701 Spring Street. Students enrolled in the USF Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA) program will present resources and instruction on homeopathic remedies, yoga […]

HU Board Approves Faculty Promotions

The Huntington University Board of Trustees has accepted the recommendation for promotions of rank for five faculty members. Dr. Tanner Babb has been promoted to the rank of associate professor of psychology. He teaches in the undergraduate department of psychology, as well as in the Huntington University Graduate School. He earned his Bachelor’s in psychology […]

$500,000 Given For New Campus Welcome Center

A $500,000 lead donation has been given to Huntington University by a generous trustee and will be allocated to start the construction of a new campus Welcome Center. “For this donor, this is the largest gift they have ever made to HU and nearly doubles their lifetime giving,” said Vince Haupert, vice president for Advancement. […]

Schools Collecting Jeans For Teens

Northrop and North Side high schools and Portage Middle School are participating in a Jeans for Teens drive to collect jeans for homeless teens. Jeans are the most-often requested item by homeless teens because they are durable and provide a sense of normalcy. The project is part of, a national organization for young people […]

SCAN Expands Reach, Grows From 21 To 28 Counties Served

SCAN is proud to announce that as of January 1, its services will expand, growing from 21 counties to 28 counties throughout the Department of Child Services regions 1, 3, 4, 6, 7 and 11. New counties served include Lake County, Tipton, Madison, Hamilton and Hancock counties. Additionally, SCAN’s presence in Region 3 will expand, […]