Top American Senior Communities Employees Honored

Top American Senior Communities Employees Honored
FORT WAYNE, Ind. —American Senior Communities recently honored key employees, including five Fort Wayne staff, with the coveted “Quest for Excellence Award.” Val Yoder, a licensed practical nurse at Heritage Park; Val Walker, a nursing scheduler/receptionist at Bethlehem Woods; Nikki Kerby, certified nursing assistant at Coventry Meadows; Tina Whitlow, certified nursing assistant at Glenbrook Nursing ...

Bearcreek Farms: Final Concerts Mark The End Of An Era.

Bearcreek Farms in Bryant, Indiana is closing forever October 26. For 38 years Bearcreek Farms in Bryant, Indiana has been a destination for great food, entertainment and a quiet country getaway. This will come to an end October 26th when Bearcreek Farms closes it’s doors forever. The Jay County attraction has become known over the ...

CANI Welcomes New AmeriCorps Members

CANI Welcomes New AmeriCorps Members
CANI (Community Action of Northeast Indiana) is pleased to announce the addition of 10 new CANI Corps members to the agency. The new members include Shayne Abrahams, Kelsey Barta, Andrea Cassel, Tracee Cooley, Angionette Rickets, Denaris Green, Dan Nae Lewis, Maria Marquez-Llamas, Alexzandria McCowan, and Kayla Smith-Gonzalez. CANI Corps is an AmeriCorps program organized and ...

Bust a Move raises $20,000

Bust a Move raises $20,000
(Fort Wayne, Indiana) Cancer Services of Northeast Indiana raised $20,000 during the 6th annual Bust a Move auction. More than 300 people attended the event, which was held at the Fort Wayne Museum of Art on Friday, October 4. All of the money raised will stay in northeast Indiana to help people diagnosed with breast ...

USF CEO Forum keynote changing

FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Due to the federal government shutdown, Todd Schwartz, Deputy Special Representative for Commercial and Business Affairs in the Bureau of Economic and Business Affairs at the U.S. Department of State, will not be keynote speaker for the CEO Forum presented by the University of Saint Francis at the USF Performing Arts Center Thursday. ...

The Good Ones Clothing Welcomes New Team Member

The Good Ones Clothing Welcomes New Team Member
Fort Wayne, Indiana — The Good Ones Clothing (TGO) announces that Olivia Fabian has joined the kids’ clothing company in a newly created position as sales and product development assistant. Fabian is a native of Fort Wayne and graduated from Indiana Tech with a BS in Marketing. In 2011, she founded OFabz Swimwear, an innovative ...

City Commercial Facade Grant Program Captures Award

Fort Wayne, Ind. – The City of Fort Wayne’s Commercial Façade Grant Program has earned the Gold Excellence in Economic Development Award from the International Economic Development Council. The honor was presented at an awards ceremony last week in Philadelphia. Grant Administrator Aliza Tourkow and Redevelopment Assistant Director John Wallace accepted the award. “Our Façade ...

Bishop Luers announces 2013 Distinguished Knights

Bishop Luers announces 2013 Distinguished Knights
FORT WAYNE – The Outstanding Alumna(s) and the Honorary Alumna(s) Distinguished Knights are recognized each year at Bishop Luers Homecoming. These awards, presented through the Alumni Office at Luers, honor an alumna(s) and an honorary alumna(s) who have contributed outstanding and distinguished service to his or her chosen profession and community. These individuals live out ...

Inaugural Fall Home Design Expo set for Oct. 18-20

Inaugural Fall Home Design Expo set for Oct. 18-20
Homeowners looking to remodel will find more than 100 home improvement exhibitors at the one-stop-shop, which is a perfect time to browse products, compare prices and plan for projects, especially when prepping for company during the holidays. A wide array of booths will feature remodeling essentials related to kitchens, baths, carpet, doors, windows, insulation, room ...

USF offering CEO Forum as high school resource

Oct. 15, 2013 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—The Keith Busse School of Business and Entrepreneurial Leadership at the University of Saint Francis is offering keynote presentations from its annual CEO Forum as classroom resources for high school business teachers. Business teachers can use the CEO Forum materials to enrich course content, and the presentations correlate with Indiana ...

New Business Consultancy

New Business Consultancy
Fort Wayne, Ind.—A local consultant with more than 20 years of experience in business management, analysis and strategy development recently launched a management consultancy to focus on serving companies in the tri-state region of Northern Indiana, Southern Michigan and Northwest Ohio. Fort Wayne businessman Jorge Zazueta,Ph.D., opened Zazueta & Company based on his wealth of ...

City¹s investment in downtown development to be discussed at Redevelopment Commission meeting

Fort Wayne, Ind. – The City of Fort Wayne’s public investment package for the recently announced $71 million development in downtown will be presented at today’s Fort Wayne Redevelopment Commission meeting. The meeting begins at 4 p.m. in Room 030 on the Garden Level of Citizens Square, 200 E. Berry St. The Redevelopment Commission will ...

Indiana Physical Therapy Angola Relocates

Angola, IN. ­ Indiana Physical Therapy (IPT) is pleased to announce the relocation of its Angola clinic to 1913 N. Wayne Street, Suite D on October 14, 2013. The approximately 3,000 square foot clinic will be more easily accessible for patients and will have better parking. IPT, your choice for physical therapy and athletic training, ...

COSTCO OPENS IN FORT WAYNE ON WEDNESDAY, OCT. 16

Costco will open a membership warehouse in Fort Wayne onWednesday, Oct. 16, at 8 a.m. The 149,000-square-foot warehouse is located at 5110 Value Drive, at the southwest corner of Interstate 69 and Lima Road. Previously, residents of the area had to drive approximately 102 miles northeast to Toledo, Ohio, 110 miles southwest to Castleton or ...

WaterFurnace Products Recognized With Dealer Design Awards

The 7 Series, WaterFurnace’s variable capacity geothermal unit, earns Gold; Envision2 Compact earns Silver, recognizing excellence in HVACR product design The NEWS’ Dealer Design Awards program was established to honor excellence in HVACR product design. Now in its 10th year, the awards program showcases the most innovative products that can be conveniently installed, maintained and ...

Historical Society honored by DAR

The Allen County-Fort Wayne Historical Society has received the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution Award for the restoration of the former City Council Chambers and Courtroom in the History Center. The award was announced at Tuesday’s annual meeting of the historical society. The Mary Penrose Wayne Chapter of the DAR nominated ...

Bargain retailer opens in Fort Wayne

Ollie’s Bargain Outlet Searches for the Best in Name BrandCloseouts and Salvage Merchandise and Shares Those Savings with Customers WHO: Ollie’s Bargain Outlet, and bargain shoppers in the Fort Wayne area WHAT: Ollie’s will debut its new store in Fort Wayne! Members of the Ollie’s team will be available by appointment to walk reporters through ...

LinkedIn expert to speak at Corporate College on using social media tool for marketing strategy

LinkedIn expert to speak at Corporate College on using social media tool for marketing strategy
Anthony Juliano—a marketing and social media strategist, speaker, trainer and LinkedIn expert—will speak from noon to 1 p.m. Nov. 5 at Ivy Tech Community College Northeast, room 1640 Coliseum Campus, 3800 N. Anthony Blvd. Ivy Tech Corporate College is hosting Juliano in to discuss The 3 R’s of LinkedIn: A Formula for Making the Most ...

American Red Cross partners with Haunted Cave and Haunted Hotel to give blood donors a

Halloween Blood Drive Scheduled Oct. 14-19 in Fort Wayne The Halloween Blood Drive will take place at American Red Cross Fort Wayne donor centers Monday, Oct. 14 through Saturday, Oct. 19. “We hope to attract new blood donors as well as our faithful givers through this promotion,” said Sharyn Whitman, CEO for the Indiana-Ohio Blood ...

Ivy Tech Northeast expands hospitality space for growing program with $200,000 grant

Ivy Tech Northeast expands hospitality space for growing program with $200,000 grant
Ivy Tech Northeast expands hospitality space for growing program with $200,000 grant A recent $200,000 grant has been awarded to Ivy Tech Community College Northeast through the Ivy Tech Foundation from the English, Bonter, Mitchell Foundation and Mike Eikenberry, former regional president of PNC Bank. The grant allows the college to expand its Hospitality Room, ...