·Adam Baker is the son of Karen and Craig Baker. He is a junior and a member of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Parish. Adam replaced a flag pole at St. Joseph Church on Brooklyn Avenue. He also did some
Anthony Wayne Council’s 2013 Boy Scout Golf Tournament, presented by Parrish Leasing, is scheduled for June 14th, 2013 at Autumn Ridge Golf Club in Fort Wayne. Registration and lunch will begin
New Haven Canal Days is June 4-8, 2013 in downtown New Haven on Broadway and in Schnelker Park.
Burton Brothers will be in town for the midway rides, Spike and the Bulldogs and National Recording Artist,
AWESOME BIBLE VERSES EVERY KID SHOULD KNOW: And What They Mean
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Have you ever been confronted with a hard question by a child and not known
On Saturday, May 18, over 700 people attended Cancer Services of Northeast Indiana’s 11th Annual Lapper & Survivors Day event to help raise money for people with all types of cancer in our
There has been a ton of press, speculation, and anticipation leading up to the release of Baz Luhrmann’s adaptation of F. Scott Fitzgerald’s The Great Gatsby. That kind of attention is only
Another school year is drawing to a close — so if you have young children, they’re one year closer to the day when they head off to college. And both you and your children need to prepare
The City Administration has presented a framework of fiscal ideas calling for a 0.5% income tax increase raising local income taxes for both city and county residents by 50%. We announced at the last
City staff and I recently visited with homeowners in the Dalevue and Fernwood neighborhood. I’m very concerned for all the residents who’ve experienced flooding challenges. They’ve
We are very busy at your Wayne Township Trustee Office. Since the beginning of the year, my staff has handled more than 4,000 requests for temporary relief. Our Employment Center has been instrumental
Curtain climbers. Yard monkeys. Cherubs. Whippersnappers. Ankle biters. Urchins. I don’t know what you call them, but our children have been turned loose on the world. School is out for summer
EVELYN L. FRENCH, 83, of Fort Wayne, passed away, Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at Lutheran Hospital. She was born October 3, 1929 in Indianapolis, daughter of the late Raymond and Ruth (Pogue) DeGraff. She
Every year hibiscus and mandevillea plants are ordered in from Florida and as always, it’s a guessing game as to how many of each will be needed to supply the public. Well it seems that this year
Warm weather is finally arriving in Indiana, but as Hoosiers start taking advantage of the arrival of spring, so are ticks. State health officials are cautioning people to protect themselves from ticks
When the Rafter E branded recently, a bunch of us went out to help. It’s a badge of pride to have worked your way up the branding ladder.
As a kid, you flank the calves; you grab them, throw them
Nuisance wild animals are a common problem in the spring, and Hoosiers have several options for dealing with them.
People can always call a licensed wild animal control company. For the name of a licensed
Editors Note: The Community Calendar is a free announcement service for non-profit and not-for-profit organizations’ events. Although this is a free service provided please consider a $5 to $10
Senior Nancy McNamara and junior Mark Hellinger have been chosen as Carson Scholars from Bishop Luers High School. Dr. and Mrs. Ben Carson sponsor this award to honor young people around the country
Poppies of the Field
In Flanders Fields the poppies blow
Between the crosses row on row,
That mark our place; and in the sky
The larks, still bravely singing, fly
Scarce heard amid the guns below.
IN SCHOOL DAYS
By John Greenleaf Whittier
Still sits the school house by the road,
A ragged beggar sleeping;
Around it still the sumachs grow,
And blackberry vines are creeping.
Within the master’s
It doesn’t matter which way you go, as long as you get there.
Just the Bare Facts
The Supreme Court recently ruled that people charged with minor offenses, like traffic violations or public
Spring floods, summer droughts and temperature extremes take their toll on gardens and the gardeners who tend them. Help your gardens recover from the crazy temperature and moisture extremes that seem
Senate Enrolled Act (SEA) 177, legislation expanding in-state college tuition opportunities for veterans, was signed by Gov. Mike Pence at Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne. Members of