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Are you looking for something to do this summer with family, friends or a way to meet new friends? Beginning this month, the City of Fort Wayne is offering 27 ways to have fun and see our city off the beaten path.

The third season of Trek the Trails kicked off on May 1st and runs through the end of September and features a series of 22 Tuesday evening rides, four Saturday rides and a stargazing bike ride in October. The events are free and are guided by someone knowledgeable about the trail...

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Shawn Wall, Edward Jones

If you're a mother, you'll probably get some nice cards and flowers on Mother's Day. But of course, your greatest gifts are your children themselves. And since you want to see them happy and financially secure, perhaps you can use this Mother's Day as an opportunity to consider ways to help your children at various stages of their lives.

So, let's take a look at steps you can take:

When Your Children Are Young

•Teach them to be savers — Encourage young children to put away part of their...

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Mayor Tom Henry was joined by youths from Crossroad Child and Family Services, Ron Caccamo from Old National Insurance, Carol Cavell from Trees Indiana, Parks & Recreation Director Al Moll and Manager of Forestry Operations Chad Tinkel and Geoff Paddock, Headwaters Park as they celebrated Arbor Day by planting a tree in Foster Park.

Mayor Henry announced that Fort Wayne has been named a "Tree City USA" for the 22nd year in a row. This designation—awarded by the Arbor Day Foundation in...

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National Nurses Week is celebrated annually from May 6, also known as National Nurses Day, through May 12, the birthday of Florence Nightingale, the founder of modern nursing. The Nightingale Pledge is a traditional pledge that was taken by new nurses. Named after Florence Nightingale, it was composed by a committee chaired by Lystra Gretter, an instructor of nursing at the old Harper Hospital in Detroit, Michigan, and was first used by its graduating class in the spring of 1893. The pledge...

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Shawn Wall, Edward Jones

Not long ago, the Federal Reserve (Fed) announced that it plans to keep short-term interest rates near zero until late 2014. The Fed initially pushed rates to that level in 2008, in an effort to stimulate economic growth. Clearly, low interest rates have a wide-ranging impact — but what effect will they have on you, as an individual investor?

If you need income from your investments, then the continuation of ultra-low interest rates may be a matter of some concern, particularly if you own...

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Little River Wetlands Project, a local nature organization protecting almost 1,200 acres of natural and restored wetlands near Fort Wayne and Huntington, offers interesting and informative nature events.

Every Tuesday in April
9 a.m. to 11 a.m.
“Little River Ramblers.”
Meet at the Eagle Marsh barn, 6801 Engle Road, Fort Wayne to hike and explore the preserve’s interesting plants and wildlife.
Sponsored by Little River Wetlands Project.
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