Mad Anthonys Children’s Hope House Announces New Executive Director

Fort Wayne, Indiana-Mad Anthonys Children’s Hope is pleased to announce Andrew Gritzmaker as its newly appointed Executive Director. Andrew is a Fort Wayne native and comes to the House with 6 years of prior experience with the Lutheran Health Network. “The Mad Anthonys board of directors has spent time with Andrew since his appointment and ...

Local Resident Becomes Consultant with Tastefully Simple

HUNTINGTON, IN (Grassroots Newswire) October 23, 2013 – Shallie Brown of Huntington 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, Brown offers delicious food samples at home taste-testing parties, along with easy ideas for everyday meals, recipes, ...

DeKalb Health Works to Give Babies a Healthy Start in Life

DeKalb Health Works to Give Babies a Healthy Start in Life
FORT WAYNE, IN – DeKalb Health has been working with the March of Dimes to reduce the number of elective inductions and cesarean deliveries performed before 39 completed weeks of pregnancy. “This will give more babies a healthy start in life”, the March of Dimes says. “We’re proud of our expert team of physicians, midwives, ...

Mad Ants Announce Partnership with Lutheran Health Network

Mad Ants Announce Partnership with Lutheran Health Network
FORT WAYNE, IN – The Fort Wayne Mad Ants announced today that Lutheran Health Network will now be the presenting sponsor of the team. The Lutheran Health Network sports medicine program, a partnership between The Orthopedic Hospital and Fort Wayne Orthopedics, has provided sports medicine services for the Mad Ants since the team’s inception in ...

Energizing Indiana Wants Hoosiers to Save Energy this October

Energizing Indiana encourages Hoosiers to take action in October to reduce energy consumption. Each year, the U.S. Department of Energy designates this month as Energy Action Month to highlight the importance of the energy used in day-to-day living, as well as ways to reduce the energy that is wasted. Energizing Indiana, the state’s comprehensive energy ...

Auburn Cord Duesenberg Automobile Museum Presents “Night of the White Gloves”

(AUBURN) – The Auburn Cord Duesenberg Automobile Museum invites the public to attend the first ever “Night of the White Gloves” on Friday, November 8, 2013 from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm. This is an evening where guests can wear a pair of white gloves, provided by the Museum, and touch selected automobiles in the ...

Honeysuckle Daze at Fox Island County Park

The public is invited to Fox Island County Park next week, November 4th-8th, 2013, from 10:00am-4:00pm for Honeysuckle Daze. Become a volunteer weed warrior with the Allen County Parks Staff and help them fight off the honeysuckle shrub. Honeysuckle is a non-native, invasive, shrub species that can reach a height of 3-6m and stem of ...

Sewer Lining/Lane Restrictions

Fort Wayne, Ind.– Over the next several weeks City Utilities will be working to extend the life of sewers in the downtown area using a process called cured in place pipe (CIPP). The process is less costly than a pipe replacement and is an investment that will extend the life of the pipe more than ...

USF debuting “Larry Cat in Space” planetarium show

FORT WAYNE, Ind.—The product of a year’s work by the Schouweiler Planetarium staff at the University of Saint Francis, the debut of “Larry Cat in Space,” will be offered this weekend as part of the university’s Fall Planetarium Weekend. “Larry Cat in Space” is a playful, imaginative cartoon about an inquisitive cat who takes a ...

What’s Happening at the Botanical Conservatory in November

Slightly Used Pumpkin and Gourd Sale November 1 – 10 Everything must go! Still need some décor for fall? Come down and choose from our selection of pumpkins and gourds available in the Sales Garden. While they last, you can also choose from our extra-large pumpkins and corn shocks. It’s all priced to move and ...

BE SAFE AND WEATHER AWARE THIS HALLOWEEN

Many Halloween parties and activities are planned for this week, in addition to thousands of trick-or-treaters roaming the streets on Thursday night. With the increase in activity for the holiday, Emergency Medical Services across Indiana are reminding Hoosiers to be safe and aware of their surroundings this Halloween season. Emergency Medical Services are part of ...

122FW UEI_Exercise (UNCLASSIFIED)

122FW UEI_Exercise (UNCLASSIFIED)
Fort Wayne IAP, IN – The 122nd Fighter Wing will hold a Unit Effectiveness Inspection Oct. 31-Nov. 3, 2013. The purpose of a UEI is to validate the combat readiness of units and their ability to execute assigned missions and tasks against a defined standard. The UEI also grades the 122nd Fighter Wing’s ability to ...

BAER FIELD SPEEDWAY MOURNS PASSING OF FORMER PROMOTER TOM ISCH

BAER FIELD SPEEDWAY MOURNS PASSING OF FORMER PROMOTER TOM ISCH
It is with great sadness, that Baer Field Speedway announces the passing of former Speedway promoter Tom Isch at the age of 74. After being in declining health for over a year, the end came on the morning of October 29, at home and surrounded by family. Following a successful career in the automotive industry ...

Sewer Lining/Lane Restrictions

Fort Wayne, Ind.– Over the next several weeks City Utilities will be working to extend the life of sewers in the downtown area using a process called cured in place pipe (CIPP). The process is less costly than a pipe replacement and is an investment that will extend the life of the pipe more than ...

Long-Term Care Industry Leader, Broadens Focus from Long-Term Care Insurance to Long-Term Care Solutions

Ft Wayne, IN – Wondering if you should get long-term care insurance? Or if you can qualify? Or afford it? Stop worrying, advises DeHayes Group and LTC Financial Partners, one of America’s largest and most experienced long-term care insurance agencies. Today the company announces a bold shift from its traditional focus on LTC insurance to ...

USF hosting free public lecture on beatification of Blessed Maria Theresia Bonzel

FORT WAYNE, Ind.— The School of Arts and Sciences and Department of Philosophy and Theology at the University of Saint Francis will host a free lecture, “The Relevance of Blessed Maria Theresia Bonzel and her Beatification,” on Sunday, Nov. 17 at 3 p.m. in Gunderson Auditorium, Achatz Hall of Science. Sisters of St. Francis who ...

USF events recognizing Hunger and Homelessness Month

FORT WAYNE, Ind.—To educate its campus community about issues related to hunger and homelessness locally, national and globally, the Office of Student Life and Center for Franciscan Life at the University of Saint Francis will co-sponsor a month of events in recognition of Hunger and Homelessness Month. On Friday, Nov. 1 at 6:30 p.m., the ...

BOSTON UNIVERSITY GRADUATES FORT WAYNE, IN, RESIDENTS

Boston University awarded academic degrees to 1,613 students in September 2013. Receiving degrees were Jahan Monirian, Doctor of Dental Medicine in Dentistry; Allison M. Hunt, Master of Business Administration in Health Sector Management, Honors. Founded in 1839, Boston University is an internationally recognized institution of higher education and research. Consisting of 16 schools and colleges, ...

Circle of Lights: installation Nov. 9 & lighting event Nov. 29

Circle of Lights: installation Nov. 9 & lighting event Nov. 29
100,000 spectators. 4,784 colored lights. 52 garland strands. 52 larger-than-life decorations. 51 years. One must-see holiday tradition! For 51 years, thousands of spectators have gathered Downtown at Monument Circle to see the most spectacular holiday display illuminate. Indy’s most beloved holiday tradition is here again. Circle of Lights® presented by the Contractors of Quality Connection ...

USF head coach, Walcutt reaps post-season CL rewards

HARTFORD CITY, Ind. – University of Saint Francis Head Coach Mitch Ellisen and Cougars’ leading scorer Jason Walcutt have been voted winners of two of the four major Crossroads League post-season awards. Ellisen has been named Crossroads League Coach of the Year after the Cougars went from worst to a tie for first in the ...