ALZHEIMER’S ASSOCIATION OFFERS FREE SUPPORT GROUP

ALZHEIMER'S ASSOCIATION OFFERS FREE SUPPORT GROUP
COLUMBIA CITY, Ind. – On the second Monday of the month from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., caregivers will meet for the Alzheimer’s Association’s support group. The next meeting will be held Dec. 9. Facilitated by a trained leader, the group meets at Columbia City United Methodist Church located at 605 N. Forest Parkway. This ...

ALZHEIMER’S ASSOCIATION OFFERS FREE SUPPORT GROUP IN HUNTINGTON

ALZHEIMER'S ASSOCIATION OFFERS FREE SUPPORT GROUP IN HUNTINGTON
HUNTINGTON, Ind. – On the second Wednesday of the month from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., caregivers will meet for the Alzheimer’s Association’s support group. The next meeting will be held Dec. 11. Facilitated by a trained leader, the group meets at Parkview Hospital located at 2001 Stults Road in Huntington. This Alzheimer’s Association support ...

Local Catholic Medical Guild Stands with Bishops Against HHS Mandate

Fort Wayne, IN – The Northeast Indiana Guild of the Catholic Medical Association strongly supports the recent United States Conference of Catholic Bishops Special Message on the HHS Mandate. We agree with Pope Francis that that “In the context of society, there is only one thing which the Church quite clearly demands: the freedom to ...

Young Africans Choir to Perform in Fort Wayne

The Young Africans are a gifted group of singers, musicians and dancers who were all once a part of the world-renowned African Children¹s Choir. Now 20-22 years old and more talented than ever, they are poised to fulfill their promise and make a difference in their communities back home. Throughout the performance The Young Africans ...

Pine Valley Sr Community Wins Excellence in Service Award by LeadingAge Indiana

Fort Wayne, IN – Lutheran Life Villages, a premiere provider of retirement living communities, was honored by LeadingAge Indiana with the Excellence in Service award. This recognizes Lutheran Life Villages’ Pine Valley campus for programs and services that are models of innovation and excellence and that contribute significantly to the quality of life of the ...

TinCaps Manager José Valentí n Named Padres First-Base Coach

TinCaps Manager José Valentí n Named Padres First-Base Coach
Fort Wayne, IN – The San Diego Padres announced Monday that TinCaps Manager José Valentín has been named as the major league club’s first base coach. Valentín, who led the team for the 2012 and 2013 seasons, compiled a 149-144 record. The Padres have not yet announced Fort Wayne’s next manager. Valentín, named Fort Wayne’s ...

NIPSCO Crews Restore Power to More Than 90 Percent of Affected Customers, Continue Working Around the Clock to Repair Sunday

NIPSCO Crews Restore Power to More Than 90 Percent of Affected Customers, Continue Working Around the Clock to Repair Sunday
MERRILLVILLE, Ind. – Sunday’s damaging storms left its mark on northern Indiana, resulting in more than 75,000 NIPSCO electric customers losing service. As of 5 p.m. CT, more than 90 percent of affected customers have been restored and approximately 6,400 remain without power. The majority of the remaining outages are expected to be restored by ...

USF back QB, placekicker MSFA MEL POTWk

University of Saint Francis backup quarterback David Yoder and place-kicker Emerson Ueber have been chosen Mid-States Football Association Mideast League Player(s) of the Week after conclusion of the regular season on Saturday when USF locked up its 11th MSFA MEL championship. Yoder (Goshen, IN / Concord H.S.) threw four touchdowns passes in the second half ...

Kiddie Academy promotes generosity for Family Volunteer Day!

Kiddie Academy® promotes generosity for Family Volunteer Day! Fort Wayne, IN (Grassroots Newswire) November 18, 2013- Family Volunteer Day1, a day that demonstrates and celebrates the power of families who volunteer together in support of their neighborhoods and communities, is strategically held each year on the Saturday before Thanksgiving to „kick-off‰ the holiday season with ...

BOD POD creates partnership between HU, GladdMD

HUNTINGTON, Ind. — The kinesiology department at Huntington University is partnering with the GladdMD Integrative Medicine clinic in Fort Wayne to increase the exposure of the university’s BOD POD. For the first time, the BOD POD, a state-of-the-art system that accurately measures body composition, will be utilized on a regular basis as a part of ...

2014 annual passes now available

Annual entrance, boating and horseback riding permits for Indiana State Parks & Reservoirs for 2014 are now available for purchase. The permits are available online at InnsGifts.com <http://stores.homestead.com/IndianaStateParks/StoreFront.bok> and at state park and reservoir property offices. State Parks & Reservoirs entrance permits cost $40 for Indiana residents and $60 for out-of-state residents. Golden Hoosier Permits, ...

Mayor Henry appoints Win Moses to Redevelopment Commission

Fort Wayne, Ind. – Fort Wayne Mayor Tom Henry today announced that he has appointed Win Moses to serve on the Fort Wayne Redevelopment Commission. Moses will replace Karl Bandemer. Bandemer now serves as deputy mayor for the City of Fort Wayne. Moses will begin his duties on the Redevelopment Commission in January. Moses has ...

CANI Gains CDFI Designation

CANI Gains CDFI Designation
CANI (Community Action of Northeast Indiana) announced that its Center for Community & Economic Development was awarded a CDFI Certification from the U.S. Department of Treasury. A certified Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI) is a specialized financial institution that works in market niches that are underserved by traditional financial institutions. CDFIs provide a unique range ...

Promote November as Long-Term Care Month in Seven Different Ways

Leading Advisors, with Offices in Ft Wayne, Promote November as Long-Term Care Month in Seven Different Ways Ft Wayne, IN – Long-term care experts across America are giving a boost to seven awareness campaigns that seek to join Thanksgiving at this month’s table of caring. The experts are state-certified agents with DeHayes Group and LTC ...

DCBots capture first place at Science Central’s First LEGO League Tournament

Fort Wayne, Indiana – DCBots, a LEGO robotics team representing Delaware County schools, claimed the first place champion position at Science Central’s 11th annual First LEGO League regional competition held today at the popular science center in Fort Wayne. Seven students representing Burris Elementary School, Muncie Community Schools and Yorktown Schools outscored 11 other teams ...

Runner’s World Bart Yasso coming to Fort Wayne

Runner's World Bart Yasso coming to Fort Wayne
Bart Yasso, Runner’s World Chief Running Officer will be speaking at the Fort Wayne Track Club Annual Banquet on Sunday, January 26, 2014 at Hotel Fort Wayne. The banquet, which is open to the public, honors area high school runners, Fort Wayne Track Club Point series winners, and volunteers. The club also hands out several ...

Severe Weather: Limit Travel, Talk About Your Plan

With most of Indiana under a high risk of severe weather, the Indiana Department of Homeland Security is warning Hoosiers to stay home if possible. Thunderstorms, flash floods, and tornadoes can all appear suddenly with little warning, and may only last a few minutes, but have the strength and power to cause a great amount ...

Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week Events Planned for Nov. 16-24, 2013

Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week Events Planned for Nov. 16-24, 2013
Fort Wayne, IN – The Fort Wayne Area Planning Council on Homelessness has arranged a week full of events to mark National Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week, November 16-24, 2013. The Planning Council estimates approximately 2,500 people are homeless in Fort Wayne at any given time, and the group aims to raise awareness and find ...

Museum Plans Dedication of New Collection Conservation Center

Museum Plans Dedication of New Collection Conservation Center
The Auburn Cord Duesenberg Automobile Museum has finished construction of its new Collection Conservation Center. The building will be dedicated in honor of two gentlemen, John Rosener (Auburn, Indiana) and the late Paul Casebere who, through many hours of hard work, commitment, and service began the museum’s “Pit Crew” in 2007. The “Pit Crew” is ...

Ouabache SP hosts Wonderland of Lights

Local organizations and businesses are lighting up Ouabache State Park for the Wonderland of Lights tours in November and December. Visitors can drive through the park’s campground and view light displays. Wonderland of Lights opens Thursday, Nov. 28 and runs every Friday, Saturday and Sunday through Dec. 15. Then, from Dec. 20 to Dec. 29, ...