Young Africans Choir in Town on November 22

Friday, November 22, 2013 7:00 pm St. Joseph United Methodist Church 6004 Reed Rd Fort Wayne, IN 46835-2215 Tel: (260) 485-9681 <tel:%28260%29%20485-9681> The Young Africans are a gifted group of singers, musicians and dancers who were all once a part of the world-renowned African Children’s Choir. Now 20-22 years old and more talented than ever, ...

First Ever Lions Eye-Dol to Showcase Local Talent

First Ever Lions Eye-Dol  to Showcase Local Talent
Fort Wayne —The Fort Wayne Dupont Lions Club announces the results of the first round of qualifiers for its first ever “Lions Eye-Dol” competition. “Lions Clubs International is known for its dedication to community service,” explains chapter president Courtney Cohen, “and as a new club, we were searching for a unique project to help fund ...

ALLEGIANT CELEBRATES NEW NONSTOP SERVICE BETWEEN FORT WAYNE AND PHOENIX

FORT WAYNE, Ind. – Allegiant (NASDAQ: ALGT <http://ir.allegiantair.com/index.cfm> ) today celebrates new, nonstop jet service between Fort Wayne International Airport (FWA) and Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport (AZA). The company, known for its exceptional travel deals, will offer fares as low as $65* one way. "We are pleased to extend the Allegiant brand of low-cost travel services ...

Everyone Local Can Give Vets a Free Haircut

When we see men and women in military uniforms, many of us want to walk up and thank them for devoting their lives to preserve our freedom. Now, you can show our appreciation by awarding active or retired U.S. military members a free haircut. It’s all part of the “Thank a Veteran” promotion from Great ...

Toasting Clean Water

Toasting Clean Water
Fort Wayne, Ind. – Mayor Tom Henry along with members of the City Council, City Utilities staff members, engineering students form Northrop High School and IPFW, project engineering and construction crews, civic leaders and Fort Wayne residents, lifted their glass in a toast to clean water this afternoon at the Three Rivers Water Filtration Plant. ...

Mad Anthonys Children’s Hope House Announces New Executive Director

Fort Wayne, Indiana-Mad Anthonys Children’s Hope is pleased to announce Andrew Gritzmaker as its newly appointed Executive Director. Andrew is a Fort Wayne native and comes to the House with 6 years of prior experience with the Lutheran Health Network. “The Mad Anthonys board of directors has spent time with Andrew since his appointment and ...

Local Resident Becomes Consultant with Tastefully Simple

HUNTINGTON, IN (Grassroots Newswire) October 23, 2013 – Shallie Brown of Huntington has become an independent consultant with Tastefully Simple Inc., a national direct sales company featuring more than 60 delicious, easy-to-prepare foods. As an independent business owner, Brown offers delicious food samples at home taste-testing parties, along with easy ideas for everyday meals, recipes, ...

DeKalb Health Works to Give Babies a Healthy Start in Life

DeKalb Health Works to Give Babies a Healthy Start in Life
FORT WAYNE, IN – DeKalb Health has been working with the March of Dimes to reduce the number of elective inductions and cesarean deliveries performed before 39 completed weeks of pregnancy. “This will give more babies a healthy start in life”, the March of Dimes says. “We’re proud of our expert team of physicians, midwives, ...

Mad Ants Announce Partnership with Lutheran Health Network

Mad Ants Announce Partnership with Lutheran Health Network
FORT WAYNE, IN – The Fort Wayne Mad Ants announced today that Lutheran Health Network will now be the presenting sponsor of the team. The Lutheran Health Network sports medicine program, a partnership between The Orthopedic Hospital and Fort Wayne Orthopedics, has provided sports medicine services for the Mad Ants since the team’s inception in ...

Energizing Indiana Wants Hoosiers to Save Energy this October

Energizing Indiana encourages Hoosiers to take action in October to reduce energy consumption. Each year, the U.S. Department of Energy designates this month as Energy Action Month to highlight the importance of the energy used in day-to-day living, as well as ways to reduce the energy that is wasted. Energizing Indiana, the state’s comprehensive energy ...

Auburn Cord Duesenberg Automobile Museum Presents “Night of the White Gloves”

(AUBURN) – The Auburn Cord Duesenberg Automobile Museum invites the public to attend the first ever “Night of the White Gloves” on Friday, November 8, 2013 from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm. This is an evening where guests can wear a pair of white gloves, provided by the Museum, and touch selected automobiles in the ...

Honeysuckle Daze at Fox Island County Park

The public is invited to Fox Island County Park next week, November 4th-8th, 2013, from 10:00am-4:00pm for Honeysuckle Daze. Become a volunteer weed warrior with the Allen County Parks Staff and help them fight off the honeysuckle shrub. Honeysuckle is a non-native, invasive, shrub species that can reach a height of 3-6m and stem of ...

Sewer Lining/Lane Restrictions

Fort Wayne, Ind.– Over the next several weeks City Utilities will be working to extend the life of sewers in the downtown area using a process called cured in place pipe (CIPP). The process is less costly than a pipe replacement and is an investment that will extend the life of the pipe more than ...

USF debuting “Larry Cat in Space” planetarium show

FORT WAYNE, Ind.—The product of a year’s work by the Schouweiler Planetarium staff at the University of Saint Francis, the debut of “Larry Cat in Space,” will be offered this weekend as part of the university’s Fall Planetarium Weekend. “Larry Cat in Space” is a playful, imaginative cartoon about an inquisitive cat who takes a ...

What’s Happening at the Botanical Conservatory in November

Slightly Used Pumpkin and Gourd Sale November 1 – 10 Everything must go! Still need some décor for fall? Come down and choose from our selection of pumpkins and gourds available in the Sales Garden. While they last, you can also choose from our extra-large pumpkins and corn shocks. It’s all priced to move and ...

BE SAFE AND WEATHER AWARE THIS HALLOWEEN

Many Halloween parties and activities are planned for this week, in addition to thousands of trick-or-treaters roaming the streets on Thursday night. With the increase in activity for the holiday, Emergency Medical Services across Indiana are reminding Hoosiers to be safe and aware of their surroundings this Halloween season. Emergency Medical Services are part of ...

122FW UEI_Exercise (UNCLASSIFIED)

122FW UEI_Exercise (UNCLASSIFIED)
Fort Wayne IAP, IN – The 122nd Fighter Wing will hold a Unit Effectiveness Inspection Oct. 31-Nov. 3, 2013. The purpose of a UEI is to validate the combat readiness of units and their ability to execute assigned missions and tasks against a defined standard. The UEI also grades the 122nd Fighter Wing’s ability to ...

BAER FIELD SPEEDWAY MOURNS PASSING OF FORMER PROMOTER TOM ISCH

BAER FIELD SPEEDWAY MOURNS PASSING OF FORMER PROMOTER TOM ISCH
It is with great sadness, that Baer Field Speedway announces the passing of former Speedway promoter Tom Isch at the age of 74. After being in declining health for over a year, the end came on the morning of October 29, at home and surrounded by family. Following a successful career in the automotive industry ...

Sewer Lining/Lane Restrictions

Fort Wayne, Ind.– Over the next several weeks City Utilities will be working to extend the life of sewers in the downtown area using a process called cured in place pipe (CIPP). The process is less costly than a pipe replacement and is an investment that will extend the life of the pipe more than ...

Long-Term Care Industry Leader, Broadens Focus from Long-Term Care Insurance to Long-Term Care Solutions

Ft Wayne, IN – Wondering if you should get long-term care insurance? Or if you can qualify? Or afford it? Stop worrying, advises DeHayes Group and LTC Financial Partners, one of America’s largest and most experienced long-term care insurance agencies. Today the company announces a bold shift from its traditional focus on LTC insurance to ...