Fort Wayne & NE Indiana News

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

Aging & In-Home Services To Host Public Hearing Feb.14

Aging & In-Home Services of Northeast Indiana, Inc. (AIHS) is hosting a public hearing at its corporate headquarters, located at 2927 Lake Avenue, Fort Wayne, Indiana 46805, at 1:30 p.m. (EST) Thursday, February 14, to discuss the proposed FY 2020-2021 Area Plan. The FY 2020-2021 Area Plan describes activities and programs conducted under the Older […]

Honor Flight Urging Korean Veterans To Apply

Honor Flight Northeast Indiana is encouraging all veterans from the Korean conflict to send in their application to participate on a future Honor Flight to Washington D.C. “The time is now” states Dennis Covert, President of HFNEI. “There are countless veterans from this era who are refraining from completing their applications. Whether they feel that […]

Mayor Tom Henry Welcomes FWPD And FWFD Recruits To First Day Of Classes

Mayor Tom Henry welcomed 24 Fort Wayne Police Department recruits and 11 Fort Wayne Fire Department recruits to their first day of training at the Public Safety Academy. “Public safety is a top priority and continuing to grow our outstanding police and fire personnel is imperative to ensure our residents and businesses are as safe […]

Cancer Services Of Northeast Indiana Announces New Board Members

Cancer Services is proud to announce that Laura Lefever, Marc Leveridge and Dr. Wesley Russell have joined its board of directors. Laura Lefever is a community volunteer who previously served on Cancer Services’ board from 2011 -2016. Marc Leveridge retired after nineteen years as the Chief Financial Officer of Sweetwater Sound. Leveridge has been serving […]

Fort Wayne Children’s Choir To Host Annual Do Re Mi Fundraiser, January 26

The Fort Wayne Children’s Choir (FWCC) will host the 6th Annual Do Re Mi, An Evening in the Emerald Isle, on Saturday, January 26, 2019 at 6PM in the International Ballroom at Purdue University Fort Wayne. This event introduces attendees to the organization’s greatest asset, the professionally trained singers of the FWCC, and raises funds […]

Science Central Offers Free Admission To Federal Employees

Science Central will offer free admission to furloughed federal workers, federal contractors, and those working without pay. We are joining other science centers and museums around the country to help the federal employees and their families affected by the government shutdown. Science Central will give free admission to two adults and any kids living in […]

7th Annual Winterval Celebration Downtown

Celebrate winter with a visit to downtown Fort Wayne on Saturday, January 26! The 7th Annual Winterval festival promises a full day of indoor and outdoor winter fun for all ages. The Community Center’s FREE Winter Carnival runs from 1 – 4 pm and includes horse and carriage rides, face painting, games and crafts, and […]

ARCH Lecture Series

The ARCH Inc. Fun & Free lecture series kicks off in January with a visit to the Great Alleys of Fort Wayne. Its four following monthly installments through May cover topics ranging from a then-and-now look at Fort Wayne history to a look at the future of preservation work in our city and region. Here’s […]

Now Open! Fort Wayne’s 4th Planet Fitness! Membership Specials Through Jan. 31. Grand Opening Party And Ribbon Cutting On Feb. 25!

Planet Fitness, one of the largest and fastest-growing franchisors and operators of fitness centers in the U.S. and home of the Judgement Free Zone®, today announced their newest Ft. Wayne location, located at 7528 S. Anthony Blvd., Ft. Wayne, IN 46816, is now open. That brings the total number of Fort Wayne-area Planet Fitness locations […]

Mayor Henry’s State Of The City Address To Be Held February 13

Fort Wayne Mayor Tom Henry will deliver his 2019 State of the City Address at noon on Wednesday, Feb. 13 at the Grand Wayne Center, 120 W. Jefferson Blvd. The Mayor’s State of the City Address is free and open to the public. Attendees are encouraged to arrive by 11:45 a.m. Mayor Henry will highlight […]

Partnership Announced To Restore Foster Park Pavilion

Fort Wayne Parks and Recreation and Friends of the Parks of Allen County are coming together to restore Foster Park Pavilion #3. The historic stone pavilion in the Foster Park Oak Grove will be fully and accurately restored along with landscape improvements, including a new paved trail connecting the pavilion with the Foster Park walking […]