Sweetwater Hires 10 New Employees

Fort Wayne, IN, Sweetwater, the third-largest music instrument and pro-audio retailer in the U.S., recently hired ten new employees, including six new Sales Engineers, bringing total employment to more than 570, including more than 200 Sales Engineers. Seven of the nine new employees have moved to Fort Wayne from outside Indiana. Sales Engineer Clint Bransteter ...

Excise Officers Cite 5 Bars, Arrest 4 People

ELKHART, Ind. – Indiana State Excise Police officers cited five bars, arrested four people and seized one handgun in Elkhart County last night. Excise officers arrested three minors for illegal consumption of alcohol and being in a tavern. Devin L. Wilson, 23, of Goshen, Ind., was arrested at Gemini Bar and Grill, 23845 US Hwy ...

Excise Officers Arrest 19 in Fort Wayne

FORT WAYNE, Ind. – Indiana State Excise Police officers arrested 19 people in Fort Wayne this weekend. On Friday, excise officers arrested 18 people, including 15 for illegal consumption of alcohol. One minor was also arrested for being in a tavern. Two adults were arrested for furnishing alcohol to a minor. Most of Friday’s arrests ...

Baer Field Stock Car Banquet – NEXT SATURDAY

Baer Field Stock Car Banquet - NEXT SATURDAY
Just a reminder, the 2013 Baer Field Speedway Awards banquet will be held NEXT SATURDAY, November 2, at Don Hall’s Guesthouse on Washington Center Rd. Trophies will be awarded to the TOP-TEN in each class plus “Rookie of the Year” and other specialty awards. We will also present the Top-Gun Series awards to the top-three ...

Hand Jive comes to Artworks Galleria

Hand Jive comes to Artworks Galleria
(Fort Wayne IN) Artworks is pleased to announce the latest “Autumn Song” Collection from Hand Jive Clothing will be available at the gallery from November 10th through November 17th. We’ll be kicking off this limited engagement with a special shopping event… Champagne Shopping Reception Sunday, November 10th Noon to 5pm These popular, free-flowing fashions are ...

STAR Bank Promotes Cyber Security Awareness with Tips for Protecting Mobile Devices

STAR Bank Promotes Cyber Security Awareness with Tips for Protecting Mobile Devices
FORT WAYNE – The number of attacks on mobile devices is growing, in part, as a result of the increased popularity of mobile banking. According to a 2013 report by the Federal Reserve, 87 percent of the U.S. population has a mobile phone and 52 percent have smart phones. Of those mobile phone users, 28 ...

Family Halloween Fun At Camp Scott

Fort Wayne, Indiana– A night of safe and not so scary Halloween fun will take place for children under the age of 12 at the Camp Scott Wetlands. The first ever, Halloween at the Wetlands, will be Monday October 28, 2013 from 7:00 -9:00pm. The Camp Scott Wetlands are located at 3615 Oxford Street. The ...

Museum Hosts FREE Trunk or Treat Event

(AUBURN) – The Auburn Cord Duesenberg Automobile Museum is once again calling all cowboys, ghouls, witches, clowns, princesses and other costumed kids ages 14 years old and under to “Trunk or Treat” at the museum on Sunday, October 27 from 1 – 3 p.m. This FREE event is open to the public, but parents must ...

Aging & In-Home Services of Northeast Indiana announces 2013 Communities for a Lifetime recipients

Fort Wayne, IN ­ Aging & In-Home Services of Northeast Indiana (AIHS) announced today their 2013 ³Communities for a Lifetime – Awards of Excellence² recipients at the 38th annual meeting and awards ceremony at the Landmark Conference Centre. The award recognizes achievements by individuals and/or organizations that have contributed to building a livable community for ...

Allen County College Success Summit

Allen County College Success Summit
Since 2010, Allen County has had a coalition participating in a network of state and local organizations interested in increasing college access and success. These county level coalitions make up the "Indiana College Success Coalition." Member organizations include local government, businesses, agencies, schools, local media, libraries, youth service organizations, service clubs, community foundations, faith-based organizations ...

HALLOWEEN SAFETY TIPS FOR PET OWNERS

Fort Wayne Animal Care & Control reminds pet owners to use extra caution with animals during Halloween by following these safety tips: · Pets will be safest if kept inside the house or other enclosed building and away from groups of excited children. Even children who mean no harm may be more likely to tease ...

PBS39 holding ribbon cutting ceremony

Fort Wayne’s Public television station, PBS39, will be holding a ribbon cutting ceremony on Monday, October 28, 2013 at 10:30am at its teleplex located at 2501 East Coliseum Boulevard in Fort Wayne. This ceremony is to mark the completion of the first phase of PBS39’s technology campaign, “Empowering Community Connections.” At this ceremony will be ...

ALZHEIMER¹S ASSOCIATION TO OFFER FREE THREE-PART SERIES

ALZHEIMER¹S ASSOCIATION TO OFFER FREE THREE-PART SERIES
FORT WAYNE, Ind., – The Alzheimer’s Association Greater Indiana Chapter will host a free three-part series, “Living with Alzheimer’s for Caregivers: Middle-Stage,” on Wednesdays with part one on Nov. 6, part two on Nov. 13 and part three on Nov. 20, from 1 to 3 p.m. The programs will be held at the Alzheimer’s Association ...

Mad Ants Hire Rosenberg as Director of Analytics

Mad Ants Hire Rosenberg as Director of Analytics
FORT WAYNE, IN – The Fort Wayne Mad Ants presented by Lutheran Health Network announced today that they have hired Eitan Rosenberg as Director of Analytics for their basketball staff. Rosenberg has helped a number of NBA teams and coaches in the past, and he will be assisting the Mad Ants this season in player ...

Canterbury junior takes first in HU’s individual math competition

HUNTINGTON, Ind. — Walter Li, a junior from Canterbury High School in Fort Wayne, Ind., captured first place in the annual Huntington University High School Mathematics Competition held Oct. 23 on campus. Eight area high schools competed for individual and team awards in demonstration of mathematical abilities. The goal of the competition is to support ...

Byron Health Center to Host Trunk-O-Treat Event

Byron Health Center to Host Trunk-O-Treat Event
Fort Wayne, IN – Byron Health Center will host a Trunk-O-Treat in the Byron Health Center court yard and parking lot on Wednesday, October 30th from 5:00–7:00 p.m., 12101 Lima Rd in Fort Wayne. What can be better than cars and candy? Byron Health Center staff and family will bring their trick-or-treaters out a day ...

HELP PROTECT YOUR FAMILY WITH A CARBON MONOXIDE DETECTOR

Cooler weather has arrived in Indiana, and Hoosiers have started using heating equipment to help warm their homes. While such equipment can be an effective means of heating homes, they can also pose a safety risk if not properly used. The Indiana State Fire Marshal’s Office is encouraging all Hoosiers to use heating equipment with ...

Ouabache SP to hold Fall Festival, Oct. 25-26

Ouabache State Park in Bluffton will host a weekend of fun during its Fall Festival, Oct. 25 and 26. Friday night will feature a Creepy Creature Campfire at 8:30 p.m. Saturday will feature pumpkin decorating from 2 to 4 p.m., trick-or-treating from 5 to 6 p.m., hay rides at 7 p.m., a performance by songwriter, ...

Salamonie Interpretive Center announces winter hours

Winter business hours at Salamonie Interpretive Center in Lost Bridge West State Recreation Area will take effect Nov. 1 and last through March 31. Those business hours are 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily, except Tuesdays, when the center will be closed. Indiana Annual Entrance Passes for 2014 are now available. The pass features a ...

Salamonie¹s Senior Monday Carry-in Luncheon, Nov. 4

People age 50 and older are invited to the monthly Senior Monday Carry-in Luncheon on Nov. 4 at Salamonie Interpretive Center in Lost Bridge West State Recreation Area, Andrews. After the noon meal, Fort Wayne lawyer and amateur historian Steve Williams will speak about L.P. Milligan, a Huntington lawyer who was sentenced to hang for ...