Fort Wayne & NE Indiana News

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

Avoid Being Scammed By Ticket Resale Websites

As news broke last Friday, about the KISS: Freedom to Rock tour coming to the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum in August, secondary market ticket resellers were already advertising tickets for sale at more than an 1800% mark-up over face value. Fans, who want to purchase tickets to the KISS concert and other popular in-demand […]

Great Park Pick Up – Volunteers Needed

The Fort Wayne Parks & Recreation Department is teaming up with The Volunteer Center for the 1st Annual Great Park Pick Up event on Saturday, April 23, 9 am – Noon. Volunteers are invited to help clear out the clutter of winter to ensure our parks will be safe and inviting for visitors. All ages […]

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, […]

USF Launching New Computer Science Degrees

Three new Computer Science undergraduate programs are launching in fall 2016 at the University of Saint Francis. Students can enroll now in four-year programs in Game and Application Development, Cyber Security and Computer Information Systems. In conjunction with these new programs, USF is connecting with several local businesses that will offer hands-on learning opportunities to […]

Community Leaders Get Inside Look at Schools

Local business and community leaders will have an opportunity to learn more about the educational programs offered at Fort Wayne Community Schools during the third annual Seeing is Believing Tour Wednesday, April 13. Greater Fort Wayne Inc. and the Fort Wayne Area PTA Council partnered with the FWCS Board of School Trustees to provide a […]

This Week At The Allen County War Memorial Coliseum

THIS WEEK AT THE ALLEN COUNTY WAR MEMORIAL COLISEUM Vera Bradley Annual Sale (EC & CC) Wednesday, April 13-Friday, April 15 @ 7:30am, 11am, 2:30pm & 6pm Tickets: Adults $5 / Children 14 & younger get in free Saturday, April 16: FREE ADMISSION NO TICKETS REQUIRED Sunday, April 17: FREE ADMISSION NO TICKETS REQUIRED TICKETS […]

HU Ranked 10 In US For Online Programs

Christian Universities Online has recognized Huntington University as one of the top undergraduate online Christian colleges and universities for 2016. HU is ranked No. 10 on the list of 50 schools. HU offers online bachelor degree programs in organizational management, accounting, business administration, criminal justice, human resource management, marketing, not-for-profit leadership, nursing (RN to BSN), […]

Mad Anthonys Children’s Hope House To Build Local Community Garden With Support From Scotts Miracle-Grow Grassroots Grant And Bishop Luers HS

Mad Anthonys Children’s Hope House announced the addition of a garden at their West Jefferson site which is located on the campus of Lutheran Hospital. The garden is part of The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company’s Gros1000 initiative, designed to create 1,000 gardens and greenspaces throughout the U.S., Canada and Europe by 2018, the Company’s 150th anniversary. […]

Fort Wayne Base Community Council Event

The Fort Wayne Base Community Council (FWBCC), in partnership with Manpower, will be hosting a luncheon featuring a highly sought after speaker Kris “Tanto” Paronto, survivor and hero of the 9/11/2012 terrorist attack on the U.S. Mission in Benghazi, Libya. He will share his first-hand account of the brutal attack on Benghazi and lessons from […]

National Volunteer Week Salutes The Volunteers In Huntington County

Each year, thousands of volunteers in Indiana donate their time and energy to make their communities a better place to live. These volunteers will be among the millions across the country who will be spotlighted during the 42nd anniversary of National Volunteer Week, April 10 – 16, 2016. Research conducted by the Corporation for National […]

Special Car-Side Presentation Sunday

The Auburn Cord Duesenberg Automobile Museum is continuing the monthly program, “If These Cars Could Talk.” Visitors will have the opportunity to learn about John Dillinger’s 1933 Essex Terraplane in-depth with a live car-side presentation. “The 1933 Essex Terraplane was a small but very powerful automobile,” said Sam Grate, Collections Manager of the Auburn Cord […]