Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic School held its annual ‘Goodies for God’ charity drive. Teachers Mrs. Jessica Patton and Mrs. Julie Peters asked their first grade students to each bring in five dozen individually bagged goodies to be sold for 25 cents a piece. The money raised was donated to
The public is cordially invited to join Fort Wayne Animal Care & Control in celebrating the holidays with homeless dogs, cats, and an assortment of small animals located at 3020 Hillegas Road on Wednesday, December 14 from 3 – 7 P.M.
Tour the shelter, see the animals in our care, enjoy the
L-R: Pam Wolfe-Race Director, Mike Clendenen, Stephan Hilker, David Broerman, Larry Arnett, Jonathon Gottschalk, Cynthia Cornwell and Amanda Fall-Executive Director of Central YMCA
The 17th annual River City Rat Race 5k/10k raised an all-time high of $14,438.13 from this year’s race to benefit the
The Bishop Luers Swim team was looking for a service project to do and this seemed like a good fit. Besides FWCS; Concordia, Dwenger and Canterbury all use the Natatorium as our “Home” pool. It’s a great way to give back to FWCS.
So far the response has been great and approval has been given
Chief of Police Steve Reed joins with Holiday Cab to announce the return of the program that provides free cab rides home to impaired drivers during this holiday season. In its 29th year of service, the Holiday Cab program runs from Thursday, Dec. 15th to Sunday, Jan. 1st from 8 p.m. to 2 a.m.
On December 6, Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic School preschoolers through 4th graders performed in the annual Christmas program with both a matinee and an evening performance for fellow students, staff, families and friends.
For the matinee performance, the all-day and 4-year-old preschoolers of
Two-EE’s Winery has been named Visit Indiana’s Best Winery Experience of 2016. This honor comes on the heels of being them awarded “Indiana Traminette of the Year,” at the 2016 Indy International Wine Competition, the country’s largest independent wine contest.
Nestled on a hillside in Huntington
There are many reasons why a person should love and embrace the Christmas season here in Waynedale. One of them is Waynedale’s little white-framed chapel service along Old Trail Road, where a Hallmark Christmas will happen.
The chapel was built in the late 1850s. It is a pre-Civil War structure built
Johannes and Marianne Klaffke, Fort Wayne, are celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary.
They were married on December 29, 1956 in Osnabrueck, Germany at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church. The newlyweds immigrated by ship to the land of opportunity in 1957, arriving in New York harbor on May 1 and traveling
The voices of children will be wafting all around town this holiday season as the Fort Wayne Children’s Choir completes their rounds.
Children from third grade all the way up to 12th grade are welcome to audition for the group. Any child is welcome to try out who “is interested in pursuing their
I’d be surprised if you didn’t know Alex Cornwell. Armed with his affable grin, you can depend on him to be involved at any major Waynedale happening like the recent Christmas Wreath Auction or upcoming Easter Egg Hunt. He most likely had a hand in helping organize the event, either brainstorming
On December 4th, a festive event took place at the Masonic Lodge in Waynedale. Members of HIKE, a philanthropic organization supported by Job’s Daughters, hosted Cocoa and Cookies With Santa in order to raise money for their mission to provide financial assistance to children needing hearing devices
Saint Aloysius Cemetery, an official Wreaths Across America (WAA) location, will host a wreath-laying ceremony, joining more than 1,000 other locations across the country for National Wreaths Across America Day. Here in Fort Wayne there are 60 grave sites at St. Aloysius and 7,000 in Lindenwood Cemetery
Come celebrate the season by supporting the community and bidding on a holiday wreath! As a fundraiser for Waynedale community improvement, many local businesses from the Waynedale Business Chamber have decorated wreaths that are up for bid at the Waynedale Library; 2200 Lower Huntington Rd, Fort
The Street Department crews are picking up leaves and have picked up over 1166 loads! This week…
Crew One: Indian Village, Getz Road, South Bend Drive and Interurban Acres.
Crew Two: Highland Park Forest, Irvington Park, Park Place Condos, Brookwood Civic, Bloomingdale, Hamilton
St. Therese Catholic Church, 2304 Lower Huntington Road, Fort Wayne, will host a Festival of Lessons and Carols on Monday, December 19, at 7 p.m. There is no charge, but a free will offering will be taken up to benefit the Saint Vincent de Paul Society of the parish. All are welcome.
Presented by the
On November 17, Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic School students, faculty and staff gathered at an all-school assembly for a unique reason – to support 2nd grader Anthony Gabriel who is fighting lymphoma cancer at Riley Hospital for Children in Indianapolis, to shave heads and to rally against
Youngsters milling around American Legion Post #241 in Waynedale in Navy uniforms aren’t on shore leave from an aircraft carrier, they’re proud members of the post’s Sea Cadet Corp.
Youth, from as young as 10 years old, all the way up through high-school graduation, are welcome to join. The children
The Headwaters Park Outdoor Ice Skating Rink will open at 11 AM Saturday, November 19, 2016, for its 14th season. Admission fees will remain the same as in the previous 13 seasons, thanks to corporate and foundation support.
The Lincoln Financial Group is again the corporate sponsor for the season
On November 11 at the end of the All School Mass, Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic School Principal Lois Widner announced this year’s recipient for the diocesan Light of Learning Award and it is 5th grade teacher Mrs. Amy Bowman. Principal Widner described Bowman as meeting all the criteria for
You are invited to the seventh annual Holly Trolley Shopping presented by the Downtown Improvement District on Saturday, November 26th, from 11:00am-5:00pm in conjunction with Shop Small Saturday.
With its emphasis on small businesses, unique gifts, and a stress free environment, Holly Trolley isn’t
With the holidays just around the corner, Waynedale will begin to look and feel festive for the season. There will be many events for you and your family to celebrate at local restaurants, shops and churches. As we head into the holidays, be sure to keep a close eye on our Community Calendar, Worship
Are you into genealogy? If not, you probably don’t often think about your ancestors. We’re not just talking about grandparents, but those who came from “the old country,” literally blazing a trail in the wilderness to build a cabin, raise a family and struggle to earn a living, usually off
On September 27, Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic School preschoolers helped to make bologna and cheese sandwiches for the homeless in Mrs. Sharen Gall’s preschool classes. Mrs. Gall talked to her students about people who have no homes and that this is one way to help them.
Mrs. Gall takes part
Crews have installed banners along West Jefferson Boulevard as part of the Blue Star Banner program, which recognizes City of Fort Wayne residents and City government employees who are actively deployed.
To all service men and women thank you for your service!
Banners are displayed through November