Fort Wayne & NE Indiana News

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

Fort Wayne Neighborhood Leaders Participating In Regional Neighborhood Network Conference

A group of local neighborhood leaders and several staff members from the City of Fort Wayne’s Community Development Division today left for the Regional Neighborhood Network Conference (RNNC) taking place today-Saturday in Dayton. This year’s theme is “Unique and United: Crossing Barriers Building Communities.” The RNNC is comprised of neighborhood representatives from Indiana, Ohio, Illinois, […]

Rescue Mission Capital Campaign Donation

Covenant United Methodist Church (10001 Coldwater Road, Fort Wayne, IN) held a “Christmas in July” fundraiser for The Rescue Mission’s City on a Hill capital campaign and raised $10,000. “We’re overjoyed at the donation from Covenant United Methodist,” said Rescue Mission Senior Vice President Laurie Brumbaugh. “It’s exciting to see another area church partner with […]

Great Tree Canopy Comeback: Volunteers Needed

On Saturday, October 20, Friends of the Parks of Allen County invites citizens to partner with area parks departments, businesses, neighborhoods, and community volunteers to plant new trees in parks and public spaces during the 17th annual Great Tree Canopy Comeback. After planting over 2,500 trees across multiple parks since its inception, the GTCC has […]

Towne House Retirement Recognized

The Towne House Retirement Community’s Health Center received a Five Star Rating – the highest rating possible – in all four categories tracked by, the official U.S. Government Site for Medicare, in its most recent “Nursing Home Compare” survey of Fort Wayne area nursing homes. The Towne House is the only senior living community […]

Pizza Hut Fort Wayne To Sell Corporate HQ

Pizza Hut of Fort Wayne has announced it plans to sell its corporate headquarters at 7100 W. Jefferson Blvd. Designed by Florida architects Charlan Brock Associates to evoke a grand British country home and constructed in 1989, the building has over 23,000 square feet and sits on a 17-acre plot. Pizza Hut of Fort Wayne […]

Byron Health Center To Host Trunk-O-Treat Event

Byron Health Center will host a Trunk-O-Treat presented by MKM architecture + design in the Byron Health Center Friendship Corner courtyard and parking lot, on Thursday, October 25th from 5:00–7:00 p.m. Byron Health Center is located at the corner of Carroll and Lima Roads, 12101 Lima Rd in Fort Wayne. What can be better than […]

Public Officials Call On I&M To Build Clean Energy

As Indiana Michigan Power (I&M) prepares its 20-year energy plan, constituents from the three major cities in I&M’s service territory have been asking their public leaders to support a shift to renewable energy through a sign-on letter. So far, Mayor Pete Buttigieg and a majority of city council members in Fort Wayne, South Bend and […]

Partners At Summit Financial Group Earn 2018 NAIFA Quality Award

Summit Financial Group partners Rob Hayworth, Kevin Bontrager, and Jonathan Lehman all received the 2018 Quality Award from the National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors (NAIFA). The NAIFA Quality Award provides advisors at any career stage the opportunity to demonstrate a commitment to excellence. This includes: · Professionalism through education and earned designations · […]