Waynedale Politial Commentaries

What are your Waynedale (Fort Wayne), Indiana politicians working on for you? Local, regional and state wide politics can be found here written by your elected officials.

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and with an average of 4,100 Hoosiers facing a breast cancer diagnosis every year, this disease is something that must be faced head on.

In many cases, women are not prompted to go to the doctor or seek medical assistance until they experience troublesome symptoms. But often times, once symptoms are present they indicate a progressive issue that could have been detected sooner with early screening methods.

According to most cancer organizations, all...

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As we continue our efforts to build on the positive momentum we're experiencing in the City of Fort Wayne, we're in the process of presenting our 2015 City budget for approval.

The balanced budget for 2015 demonstrates our commitment to providing needed services to residents and businesses and positioning the City for future investments to be a leader in economic development, job growth, great neighborhoods, and an excellent quality of life.

The property tax supported budget, also known as...

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I have always prided myself in being open and accessible to our clients and the residents of Wayne Township. Almost every morning, I greet all of the persons in our lobby with a handshake and smile of encouragement. Many times, as I make my way around the lobby, clients tell me their stories of hardship.

Listening to them makes me more aware of the problems so many of our clients have to deal with on a daily basis. They speak of lost jobs, illnesses, the lack of health insurance, not enough...

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Internships are essential to getting ahead in today's competitive job market. The Indiana Senate Republican Caucus offers a variety of full-time internships for students to gain experience and get a closer look at the state legislature.

The Senate's internship program is well-respected and provides a number of benefits including receiving academic credit, scholarship opportunities and a biweekly stipend of $700. Applications for the 2015 legislative session are now available to college...

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I had a great time at the recent Waynedale News celebration. It was a neat opportunity to meet with you and talk about the positive momentum we're seeing in our City.

I'm pleased to be a part of The Waynedale News and its efforts to inform and educate the community. Keep up the tremendous work and thank you for having me as a guest.
As we continue to work together to make a meaningful difference, I wanted to share a success story.

The City of Fort Wayne recently hosted the Indiana Association...

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I really enjoyed visiting with Waynedale residents at the 82nd anniversary celebration of The Waynedale News on Friday, September 12. I had a chance to visit with some really special people, both readers and writers. The food was great! Hopefully there will be another 82 years for the newspaper!

Let's have some fun today! I have taken some parts of my older articles and changed the spelling of some words. Try to come up with the correct spelling of the words. The answers are at the bottom of...

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