Fort Wayne & NE Indiana News

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HU Receives Best Of Festival Award

The Broadcast Education Association has announced that The Gift of Hope film production won Best of Festival for the faculty video category. The 11-minute narrative story is about an innocent girl who is faced with the threat of being removed from her family by social services, helps cover up the family drug business until her […]

USF Presents 40th Annual Student Exhibition

The University of Saint Francis School of Creative Arts is hosting its 40th Annual SOCA Student Exhibition April 16 – May 4 in the John P. Weatherhead Gallery in the Mimi and Ian Rolland Art and Visual Communication Center on the USF campus, off Leesburg Road. The show will open with a reception on Saturday, […]

HU Receives Monsanto Donation

Huntington University’s Haupert Institute for Agricultural Studies has received a $2,500 donation from America’s Farmers Grow Communities, sponsored by the Monsanto Fund. The donation was directed to HU by local Wabash county farmer Daniel Bowman. “We are very appreciative that Monsanto and Dan Bowman have chosen to support the Haupert Institute for Agricultural Studies at […]

Huntington County 4-H Fun Days

The Huntington County Purdue Extension Office wants to offer students a Spring Break experience called 4-H Fun Days April 5th-7th. These events will span over a three day period and will be offered for grades 3-12. The class break down would include grades 3-5 from 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., grades 6-8 from 11 a.m. […]

Upcoming In USF Athletics

Upcoming in USF Athletics – March 7 – , 2016 BDS – Bishop D’Arcy Stadium, USF Ft. Wayne Campus Wed., March 9 M BASKETBALL: #34 RV Dakota State (S.D.) v. #1 USF, NAIA Championship, Pt. Lookout, MO, 2:45 p.m. Fri., March 11 M BASKETBALL: Mount Mercy (Iowa)/Southern Oregon winner v. #1 USF, NAIA Championship, Pt. […]

New Tech Students Show-Off Downtown Designs

Freshmen at New Tech Academy at Wayne High School will share their ideas for downtown redevelopment with city leaders from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Grand Wayne Center, Convention Hall C. Students have been working on the project in their World Studies class, a class that incorporates geography and language arts, as part of their […]

FWCS Celebrates National School Breakfast Week

Fort Wayne Community Schools will celebrate National School Breakfast Week this week by highlighting the Breakfast in the Classroom Program. FWCS has worked to increase breakfast participation by joining with the Partners for Breakfast in the Classroom programs at all elementary and middle schools. The program is just what it says: Instead of going to […]

Museum Hosts Trivia Night

You can use your amazing grasp of trivia, fun facts, and random knowledge to support the Auburn Cord Duesenberg Automobile Museum’s educational programming efforts! Gather your smartest and most fun friends to form a team for Trivia Night at the Auburn Cord Duesenberg Automobile Museum on Saturday, March 12, 2016. The cost for the event […]

This Week At the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum

THIS WEEK AT THE ALLEN COUNTY WAR MEMORIAL COLISEUM Mad Ants vs. Grand Rapids (A) Wednesday, March 9 @ 7pm Reserved tickets: $22, $14, $12, and $6 TICKETS ON SALE NOW! Mad Ants vs. Westchester (A) Friday, March 11 @ 7:30pm Reserved tickets: $22, $14, $12, and $6 TICKETS ON SALE NOW! Mad Ants vs. […]

New Business, Rivers Relaxation, Offers Flotation Tanks

Fort Wayne entrepreneurs Andrew and Kelly Adams, who are clients of the Northeast ISBDC, have set sail on a new business venture, Rivers Relaxation, a flotation-based relaxation center located in the Dupont/Lima Road area on the far north side of Fort Wayne. Utilizing two massive float tanks and a method called flotation-REST (Restricted Environmental Stimulation […]

Midwest Film Factory Coming To Auburn

Midwest Film Factory, a new business specializing in video production and video production training, is opening in Auburn this spring. The new studio will provide unique opportunities for area businesses along with aspiring filmmakers, who will be able to rent the studio facilities for their own projects. Through the onsite training that will be available, […]

Big Launches New ADA-Friendly Website

Big (Brand Innovation Group) recently launched a redesigned version of their website. The new website – at gotobig.com – has a greater emphasis on web accessibility for people with disabilities. While the American with Disabilities Act (ADA) has been around since 1990, website compliance has not been a top priority for lawmakers or companies. Experts […]