Book available to help those who stutter

Over three million Americans stutter. Stuttering affects their lives in many ways. They deal daily with embarrassment and frustration. Help is available at most public libraries in the form of a book Advice to Those Who Stutter. Advice to Those Who Stutter, a 158 page book, gives practical advice written by 24 men and women ...

Deer firearms hunting season opens Saturday

Deer firearms hunting season opens Saturday The most popular phase of Indiana deer hunting kicks off Saturday with firearms season, and it serves as a reminder to hunters: Follow the rules, practice ethical hunting behavior, and have an enjoyable, safe time in the woods. It’s estimated that at least a quarter-million Hoosiers participate in firearms ...

March of Dimes Get $1million+ from Circle K stores to support its mission to help babies

March of Dimes Get $1million+ from Circle K stores to support its mission to help babies
March of Dimes Indiana Chapter announces today that the Midwest and Great Lakes Divisions of Circle K Stores helped raise $1,193,632 in the annual March of Dimes Pick-A-Pumpkin campaign during October. This is the 18th year for the partnership with the March of Dimes. “The Pick-A-Pumpkin Campaign for March of Dimes has become a cultural ...

Energy Savings Program Fort Wayne Community Schools Has Saved $862,333

In the first year of its energy savings program Fort Wayne Community Schools has saved $862,333. FWCS began the Energy Leadership program in the spring of 2012 and surpassed its original annual savings goal of $590,000 as stipulated in the contract with Performance Services, an engineering company that specializes in energy efficiency. In addition to ...

An Evening with Garrison Keillor

With some 4 million listeners on more than 600 public radio stations coast to coast and beyond each week, Garrison Keillor will now be at Emens Auditorium on Monday, November 18, 2013 at 7:30 p.m. Known for his regular broadcast of A Prairie Home Companion, Keillor will be speaking at this event of his experiences ...

Kiddie Academy of Fort Wayne to Host Open House

Fort Wayne, IN – Kiddie Academy of Fort Wayne <http://www.kiddieacademy.com/fortwayne> is hosting an open house on Saturday, November 9 from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm at 11627 Coldwater Road in Fort Wayne. This event is free and open to the public. “We welcome all Fort Wayne-area residents to attend this event, which is sure to ...

HolidayFest and Night of Lights 2013

HolidayFest and Night of Lights 2013
FORT WAYNE, IN – ‘Twas the night before Thanksgiving, and all through Fort Wayne… people are bustling just trying to stay sane. So come on Downtown there’s no better reason than to spend time with family and kick off the Season! Keeping a long tradition, the annual Night of Lights will take place November 27 ...

Ivy Tech Northeast Marketing and Communications takes home nine awards at regional marketing event

Ivy Tech Northeast Marketing and Communications takes home nine awards at regional marketing event
The Marketing and Communications office at Ivy Tech Community College Northeast received seven Medallion Awards, including three golds, at the National Council for Marketing & Public Relations (or NCMPR) District 3 Conference in Columbus, Ohio, this week. In addition to the college’s awards, listed in full below, assistant director Aja Michael was named the region’s ...

Mad Ants Conduct Trade with Maine

Mad Ants Conduct Trade with Maine
FORT WAYNE, IN – The Fort Wayne Mad Ants presented by Lutheran Health Network announced today that they have acquired Terrance Henry and the rights to Xavier Silas in exchange for rookie Romero Osby. Henry, a 6-9 forward out of Mississippi, was the 10th overall pick in this year’s D-League Draft. He ended his collegiate ...

Residents urged to test homes for radon

FORT WAYNE, Ind. – Having your home tested is the only effective way to determine whether you or your family is at risk of exposure to radon, a radioactive gas responsible for thousands of lung cancer deaths each year. The Fort Wayne-Allen County Department of Health and the American Cancer Society is reminding residents to ...

Holly Trolley Shopping on the Last Saturday of November

Fort Wayne, IN – The Downtown Improvement District (DID) is pleased to offer Holly Trolley Shopping on November 30, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. As a special treat, the first 250 riders will receive a keepsake holiday tote. We’ve selected a very special day for this free event and are sure it will be ...

HU’s graduate counseling program to host visit day at Fort Wayne campus

FORT WAYNE, Ind. — Huntington University’s graduate counseling program will host a visit day at its Fort Wayne campus from 3:30 to 8:30 p.m. Nov. 21. The Master of Arts in counseling degree offers students educational experiences both in and out of the classroom. Some of the program’s distinctives include broad theoretical training, commitment to ...

Larry Campbell Wins National Award

Fort Wayne, IN Share this:FacebookTwitterStumbleUponLinkedInEmailPrint

Ivy Tech Northeast to host FIRST LEGO League robotics competition

Ivy Tech Northeast to host FIRST LEGO League robotics competition
Ivy Tech Community College Northeast will host the FIRST® LEGO® League Qualifying Tournament, a robotics competition, from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nov. 23 at the Public Safety Academy: Ivy Tech South Campus (7602 Patriot Crossing). Registration starts at 8 a.m., and closing ceremonies are at 4 p.m. This qualifying event is one of many ...

Christmas on the Farm

Fort Wayne, Ind—All ages are invited to join us for a traditional Christmas celebration at Salomon Farm Park on Saturday, December 7, 1 – 5 pm. Enjoy a live Nativity scene, horse-drawn wagon rides, a General Store for gift-buying, live music and entertainment, a visit from Father Christmas and refreshment sales. The celebration is free, ...

Today Anthem Raises Awareness of World Diabetes Day

Today Anthem Raises Awareness of World Diabetes Day
World Diabetes Day brings attention to this chronic disease that impacts the lives of many Americans. Sometimes symptoms of diabetes are difficult to recognize and warning signs aren’t always noticeable. In fact, 7 million Americans have undiagnosed diabetes. For some individuals, diabetes may go undiagnosed because the symptoms may seem so harmless. But, early detection ...

Ameriprise Financial’s National Day of Service

WHAT: Ameriprise Financial advisors, employees and clients are joining forces to help ensure Fort Wayne area families have a nutritious meal to share this holiday season. Organized by teams from Reimbold & Anderson and Acuitas Financial Group, 50 volunteers will gather at Community Harvest Food Bank, a member of Feeding America, to assemble holiday meal ...

Christ Child Society Annual Holiday Cookie Walk to Benefit Local Children

Christ Child Society Annual Holiday Cookie Walk to Benefit Local Children
FORT WAYNE, IN. – The Christ Child Society of Fort Wayne will be holding their annual Holiday Cookie Walk to benefit children in need in the Fort Wayne area. The Holiday Cookie Walk will be held on Saturday, December 7th from 8:30am to Noon at St. Vincent Catholic Church on Wallen Road. The Cookie Walk ...

Science Central Winter Break Camps registration now available

Fort Wayne, Indiana…If you’re looking for an alternative to video games or a babysitter to keep your children busy over winter break, look no further than Science Central’s Winter Break Camps. Winter Break Camps provide parents with an affordable and safe place for their children to spend their time off school, and provides children with ...

Northrop PTSA Hosts Third Annual College & Career Night

The Northrop High School Parent Teacher Student Association (PTSA) is hosting its third annual College & Career Night from 6-7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 19, at Northrop High School, 7001 Coldwater Road. The free event is open to all middle and high school students and their families. In attendance will be at least 15 colleges and ...