Fort Wayne & NE Indiana News

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

USF Students Want to Provide ³A Chance for Chase²

Students from University of Saint Francis School for Health Sciences organizing fundraiser at upcoming Tincaps game for young neurofibromatosis patient. The Pre-Professional Healthcare Club (PPHC) from the University of Saint Francis will be hosting a fundraiser for 7-year-old Payne, Ohio resident Chase Holt at the April 30 Fort Wayne Tincaps game at Parkview Field. Chase […]

Safety Rolls into Fort Wayne

On Thursday, April 23, Speedway Concrete Aggregates Supplies will unveil a concrete mixer truck with a new look. The truck will not only deliver concrete, it will also carry an important safety message. The revolving drum has been decorated with high-impact graphics displaying 811, the national call-before-you-dig hotline. The 811 concrete mixer is the first […]

Fourth largest CANstruction event in United States

With a little help from their friends, student teams from 13 area schools may surpass the amount of food generated from the 2014 CANstruction event. Last year’s event generated 75,500 pounds of food. That amount includes the canned food used in building the structures and in the CANstruction voting. Glenbrook Square hosts this unique event […]

The Disorderly Bear Den May 2015 Meeting

The Disorderly Bear Den will hold their regular monthly meeting on Thursday, May 7, 2015 at 6:30 p.m., at the Community Center – 233 West Main Street, Fort Wayne, Indiana (park free in the back of the building. We are a non-profit, public charity that collects and gives away teddy bears and other stuffed animals […]

USF Students Win AdFed Competition

For the second consecutive year, a group of graphic design students from the University of Saint Francis School of Creative Arts were the winners of “The Pitch” competition presented by the Advertising Federation of Fort Wayne. Alejandra Huerta, Alex Zoltek, Ryan Turner, Zak Kittaka and David Leemreis competed against three other graphic design teams from […]

New Vending Service Offers Healthy Snacks

Fort Wayne area consumers will now have more nutritious vending-machine snack options with the opening of Healthy Life Vending, LLC. Entrepreneur Stacey Wilmer says her new company offers healthy snack and beverage selections all in one machine that is provided free of charge to the host location. “Our company was started to conveniently provide children […]

New Dental Practice in Bluffton

A Fort Wayne dentist who has worked in the dental field for 30 years, seven of them locally, is opening her own family dental practice in Bluffton. The new dental facility, which was constructed by Prough Builders at 2155 Commerce Drive, features state-of-the-art equipment offering the latest in dental technology. The new practice was named […]