Olive Twist and DeBrand Partner on New Chocolate Bars

Olive Twist and DeBrand Partner on New Chocolate Bars
Fort Wayne, Ind. – The Olive Twist has announced that it is partnering with DeBrand Fine Chocolates to produce and offer chocolate tasting bars that combine DeBrand fine chocolates with the high-quality extra-virgin olive oils and aged balsamic vinegars of The Olive Twist. The new gourmet tasting bars are being introduced this week exclusively at ...

Greater Fort Wayne Inc. Relocates to New Location; Announces Changes to Executive Management Team

Fort Wayne, Ind. – Greater Fort Wayne Inc. announced today that it is now located at 200 East Main Street in Suite 800. The organization moved from its former locations at the Greater Fort Wayne Chamber of Commerce building (826 Ewing Street) and the Fort Wayne – Allen County Economic Development Alliance (111 West Wayne ...

Orchard Gallery OPEN HOUSE, Dec 7 & Nov-Dec Exhibition

Orchard Gallery OPEN HOUSE, Dec 7 & Nov-Dec Exhibition
Holiday Open House: Saturday, December 7: 10am-5pm. Meet the artists, enjoy light refreshments. 10% discount on all purchases made on December 7…the only day of the year that we offer any kind of discount. November 6-December 31 Exhibition: Who: "Art for the Holidays: Featuring Handmade Ornaments & Nativities!" What: Artists from around the region show ...

Museum Announces “Win a New Car Raffle” Winners

The drawing for three prizes in the Auburn Cord Duesenberg Automobile Museum‘s annual New Car Raffle took place at the museum on Tuesday, November 12, 2013, under Indiana gaming license #130692. Helen Boyers, of Wauseon, Ohio, was the lucky first prize winner. She will receive a cash prize. When asked about Boyers’ reaction to the ...

Avalon Village Grants Woman¹s Wish to Visit Grace College, Swim and Shop

Avalon Village Grants Woman¹s Wish to Visit Grace College, Swim and Shop
LIGONIER, IN — Early years of Dorothy “Dottie” Weil’s life were tough. She spent most of them in foster care. But she turned the lessons learned into a blessing for many others and became a teacher and foster parent of dozens of emotionally disabled children for decades. Throughout her life, however, she struggled with debilitating ...

Monsanto announces launch of new scholarship program

INDIANA – Every year, approximately 25,000 agricultural jobs go unfilled due to a lack of qualified applicants. The agriculture industry needs talented, driven and passionate young people willing to make a commitment to agriculture, especially with a growing population and the subsequent need to feed an estimated 9 billion people by the year 2050. Monsanto ...

State Parks & Reservoirs photo contest runs through Dec. 31

There’s still time for photographers to enter submissions for the DNR Division of State Parks & Reservoirs photography contest, which runs through the end of the year. Photographers must be 18 or older. Photos must be submitted electronically via the DNR State Parks & Reservoirs Flickr page at flickr.com/groups/indianadnr <http://www.flickr.com/groups/indianadnr> . Photos of plants, wildlife, ...

Mounds SP hosts pioneer Thanksgiving, Nov. 23

Mounds State Park will celebrate Thanksgiving with a look at pioneer life on Saturday, Nov. 23. The historic Bronnenberg Home will be open from 1 to 3 p.m. for tours with naturalists and historic parlor games. Activities at set times include: — 1 p.m.: Hot apple cider and cookies. — 1:30 p.m.: Kids story time. ...

Riverfront Development Study receives approval; Mayor names advisory committee

Fort Wayne, Ind. – The first comprehensive look at Fort Wayne’s riverfront development possibilities is moving forward. A contract between the City of Fort Wayne and SWA Group for a Riverfront Development Study received final approval last night from Fort Wayne City Council. The contract amount is $499,500 and is funded through Legacy dollars. Today, ...

USF honoring veterans with free Saturday game admission

FORT WAYNE, In —The University of Saint Francis will honor veterans, military personnel and their families with free admission to the home football game on Saturday. A tailgating contest will begin at 10 a.m., followed by the kick-off at noon. To participate, contestants should wear black attire. Food, spirit and games will be part of ...

Stuff our Bus Food Drive to Benefit Local Families

Stuff our Bus Food Drive to Benefit Local Families
LIGONIER, IN — Avalon Village needs your help. The senior community wants to supply three local food banks and the local families they serve with food and personal care items. But this goal can’t be achieved without you. The public is encouraged to donate to the “Stuff Our Bus Food Drive,” which culminates on Wednesday, ...

Old Fashioned Christmas Walk

Old Fashioned Christmas Walk
The town of Grabill in northeast Allen County is sponsoring an old fashioned Christmas Walk on Saturday, December 7th, 2013. Activities include Breakfast with Santa in the Fudergong Building and Christmas Storytime at the Library. The town is also sponsoring a “Stuff a Buggy” campaign for donations to the Grabill Food Bank. You may donate ...

Redeemer Radio¹s Hands of Christ Fall Sharathon a Success

Redeemer Radio¹s Hands of Christ Fall Sharathon a Success
Redeemer Radio, AM 1450 WLYV Fort Wayne and 89.9 FM WRRO Edon/Angola, raised $201,511 during its semi-annual Sharathon in October. During the three-day, 36-hour event, the station received 1,381 pledges from individuals and businesses via phone, mail, and even walk-ins to the station. The funds will help assist with operating expenses for the listener-supported station ...

ALZHEIMER’S ASSOCIATION OFFERS FREE SUPPORT GROUP

ALZHEIMER'S ASSOCIATION OFFERS FREE SUPPORT GROUP
FORT WAYNE, In -On the second Monday of the month at 6 p.m., caregivers will meet for the Alzheimer’s Association’s support group. The next meeting will be on Monday, Dec. 9. Facilitated by a trained leader, the group meets at Abundant Life Church located at 3301 E. Coliseum Blvd., Entrance 4 at Hobson Road, Room ...

ALZHEIMER’S ASSOCIATION OFFERS FREE SUPPORT GROUP

ALZHEIMER'S ASSOCIATION OFFERS FREE SUPPORT GROUP
DECATUR, Ind - On the third Thursday of the month beginning at 4 p.m., caregivers will meet for the Alzheimer’s Association’s support group. The next meeting will be held Nov. 21, followed by Dec. 19. Facilitated by a trained leader, the group meets at Adams Memorial Hospital, Monroe Classroom located at 1100 Mercer Avenue in ...

IDHS SURVEY SHOWS MORE THAN HALF OF HOOSIER HOUSEHOLDS MAY NOT BE PREPARED FOR WIDESPREAD EMERGENCY

The Indiana Department of Homeland Security recently surveyed Hoosiers about their level of preparedness should an emergency such as a tornado, blizzard, earthquake or some sort of manmade disaster occur. The survey, which included a series of questions about preparedness plans, kits and various resources, was completed by more than 2,500 respondents. According to the ...

Fall Home Design Expo proves success, sets 2014 show dates

Fall Home Design Expo proves success, sets 2014 show dates
The Fall Home Design Expo drew nearly 4000 guests during its first- ever home show Oct. 18-20 at the Memorial Coliseum. The Indiana Wine Experience silent auction raised over $1700 for the Fort Wayne Children¹s Foundation, and hosted the Coliseum¹s first grape stomp by Daniel¹s Vineyard, as well as its first Fort Wayne Winter Farmers ...

Fort Wayne Children’s Choir presents Harvest Concert – collaborating with Community Harvest Food Bank

Fort Wayne Children's Choir presents Harvest Concert - collaborating with Community Harvest Food Bank
We encourage arts patrons to celebrate the crisp cool season of autumn with the fresh and clear voices of the Fort Wayne Children’s Choir. The Fort Wayne Children’s Choir is proud to announce their upcoming fall concert as a part of the organization’s 41st season. The Choir will perform the annual Harvest Concert on Saturday, ...

Museum Store Hosts Holiday Open House

Kick off the holiday season and discover what the Auburn Cord Duesenberg Automobile Museum Store has to offer at a Holiday Open House on Tuesday, November 19, from 10 am to 7 pm. The daylong event will include special offers, complimentary refreshments, the opportunity to win a fabulous door prize, plus each shopper will receive ...

The Filipino Channel Made Available to FiOS TV Subscribers for a Limited Time Following Devastation in the Philippines

FORT WAYNE, IN – In the wake of Typhoon Haiyan, Frontier Communications is allowing FiOS® TV customers to access The Filipino Channel (TFC) without a subscription. During relief efforts of one of the world’s biggest storms, TFC is providing special coverage on the ground in the Philippines. Frontier customers will have access to TFC through ...