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 ...

Physicians Urgent Care Clinic Grand Opening

Leading urgent care provider in the Midwest offers online tools, worry-free pricing and great location for convenient treatment Today, Physicians Urgent Care celebrated the grand opening of its first clinic in Fort Wayne with members of the Greater Fort Wayne Chamber of Commerce. The new 4,300 square-foot clinic at 920 East Coliseum Blvd. is open ...

NASA Official to speak at Science On a Sphere opening

Maurice Henderson, program manager for NASA’s support of Science On a Sphere, will be in Fort Wayne for the grand opening of Science Central’s new Sphere exhibit on Saturday, October 5. “We’re delighted that Mr. Henderson will be here for this long-awaited opening at Science Central,” said Martin S. Fisher, executive director of Science Central. ...

Allen County Sees Housing Hike in August

Allen County Sees Housing Hike in August
According to the latest RE/MAX of Indiana housing report with data compiled by Upstate Alliance of REALTORS®, the Allen County real estate market recorded strong year-over-year growth for the month of August. The area experienced a 14.73 percent increase in homes sold in August with 514 homes, compared to the same time last year with ...

Geriatric Care Managers Recently Surveyed Nationally, For Advice on Assisted Living for Senior Population

Northeast Indiana, September 20, 2013– Dorian Maples and Associates is a member of the National Association of Professional Geriatric Care Managers (NAPGCM). Recently, NAPGCM released a press release that we feel is important for Northeast Indiana to learn about the choices, tips, and assistance that are out there for their healthcare choices. Many times we ...

Local Resident Becomes Consultant with Tastefully Simple

Beth Hovis of Fort Wayne 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, Hovis offers delicious food samples at home taste-testing parties, along with easy ideas for everyday meals, recipes, serving suggestions and fun. All of Tastefully ...

Deer Park Irish Pub announces bands forFourth Annual Craft Beer Festival

Five performing groups will play at The Deer Park Irish Pub during its fourth annual Craft Beer Festival, Saturday, October 5th, 1 to 5 p.m. The festival has been organized to provide a forum for nationally-known craft brewers to celebrate their art and tradition with local beer enthusiasts, says Deer Park Pub owner Tony Henry. ...

Building Math Skills Should Begin Early

According to a recent study1 of middle school students conducted by the University of Missouri, children who lagged behind their peers in a test of core math skills needed to function as adults were the same kids who also showed the least number sense or fluency when they started first grade. According to Hajira Khan, ...

Emergency Preparedness: Don¹t Forget About Pets

Pets are important members of most households so, while preparing for possible emergencies, don’t overlook the needs of pets, says the Indiana State Board of Animal Health (BOAH) and the Indiana Department of Homeland Security (IDHS). September is National Preparedness Month and officials recommend Hoosiers turn awareness into action and adopt the goal of being ...

Science On a Sphere opening scheduled for October 5, 2013

Fort Wayne will soon join a list of cities that includes Singapore, Mexico City, Paris, Beijing and Washington, D.C. as being home to Science On a Sphere, anexhibit developed by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). The Sphere will soon be a permanent featured attraction inside Science Central, Fort Wayne’s popular hands-on science center. ...

Fort Wayne Teen Named 2nd Place National Winner in Fashion Competition

Malik Davis put his fashion skills to the test and emerged as a 2nd place national winner in The Art Institutes 2013 Passion for Fashion Scholarship Competition. Davis entered in the Fashion Design category and competed against high school students from the United States, Canada, and Puerto Rico. He earned a $5,000 tuition scholarship to ...

New Horseshoeing Career School in Wells County

New Horseshoeing Career School in Wells County
New Horseshoeing School Launched in Wells County Expected to Be the Only State-Accredited Horseshoeing School in Indiana Uniondale, Ind.—Wells County farrier Troy Price is seeing his life-long ambition of operating a horseshoeing school come true with the opening of the Troy Price Horseshoeing School near Uniondale. After years of envisioning a horseshoeing school, Price and ...

LOCAL COMPANIES SUPPORT SHINDIGZ NATIONAL SOCCER FESTIVAL

LOCAL COMPANIES SUPPORT SHINDIGZ NATIONAL SOCCER FESTIVAL Event Sponsored by Many Throughout the Community Fort Wayne, IN ­ The Shindigz National Soccer Festival will once again return to the Hefner Soccer Complex on the campus of IPFW Thursday, August 22nd through Saturday, August 24th. Schedules are now available online at http://www.nationalsoccerfestival.com/ . Advance discount tickets ...