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Halloween is Oct. 31, but you can start your haunting early at a number of Halloween events in Fort Wayne. (News-Sentinel file photo)

Entertainment calendar for Oct. 19, 2017

Send your listings to The News-Sentinel, PO Box 102, Fort Wayne, IN 46801, or email nsfeatures@news-sentinel.com. Include event’s time, date, location, admission cost, reservation deadline and address, or phone number for making reservations. We need information one week in advance. ...

This work by Steve McCoy is among those in the National Oil & Acrylics Painters' Society's "Best of America" show now through Nov. 11 at Castle Gallery of Fine Art. (Courtesy photo)

Art galleries and exhibits calendar for Oct. 19, 2017

Send your listings to Ticket!, The News-Sentinel, PO Box 102, Fort Wayne, IN 46801, or email nsfeatures@news-sentinel.com. Include event’s time, date, location, admission cost, reservation deadline and address, or phone number for making reservations. We need information one week in advance. ...

Ty Pennington, star of "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition" and "Trading Spaces," will be the headlining celebration Oct. 21 at the SHE expo at Memorial Coliseum. (Courtesy photo)

Ty Pennington will come to Fort Wayne SHE Expo as headliner

When Ty Pennington shows up at the SHE Expo later this month, expect a rapid-fire ramble through a deep file of his life’s experiences. At the core of his roundabout storytelling and ricocheting digressions, expect to find a simple and optimistic message for the crowd at the Memorial ...

Addison Agen of Fort Wayne stopped for an interview Tuesday with The News-Sentinel regarding her selection as a contestant this season on the hit NBC vocal talent show "The Voice." (News-Sentinel photo by Dan Vance)

Addison Agen hopes ‘The Voice’ launches her on a music career

For Addison Agen, a "last-minute thing" turned into a slot on Team Miley in the current season of "The Voice," the hit NBC vocal talent show. Addison, 16, who attends Concordia Lutheran High School in Fort Wayne, happened to be around before the start of a home match for the school's girls ...

Visit Fort Wayne estimates that Allen County businesses get 5.8 million visitors.  (Photo by Lisa M. Esquivel Long of The News-Sentinel)

Critters, concerts among big draws for these 5 Fort Wayne venues

Bo the reticulated python held his head high as he undulated behind the glass of his home Tuesday in the Fort Wayne Children's Zoo's Indonesian Rain Forest. Perhaps he was looking to do a nose bump to congratulate the zoo on its record attendance year. The zoo ended its season Sunday with ...

Art galleries and exhibits calendar

Send your listings to Ticket!, The News-Sentinel, PO Box 102, Fort Wayne, IN 46801, or email nsfeatures@news-sentinel.com. Include event’s time, date, location, admission cost, reservation deadline and address, or phone number for making reservations. We need information one week in advance. ...

Entertainment calendar

Send your listings to The News-Sentinel, PO Box 102, Fort Wayne, IN 46801, or email nsfeatures@news-sentinel.com. Include event’s time, date, location, admission cost, reservation deadline and address, or phone number for making reservations. We need information one week in advance. ...

The  Historic West Main Street Antique Show and Market, which will feature antique, vintage, upcycled, repurposed and shabby chic dealers from Indiana and Ohio, will take place 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday at 1936 W. Main St. (Courtesy photo)

West Main Street Antique Show and Market set for Saturday

You can check out the wares of antique, vintage, upcycled, repurposed and shabby chic dealers from Indiana and Ohio at The Historic West Main Street Antique Show and Market from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday in the parking lot at 1936 W. Main St. The event also will include live music. Parking is ...

Actress, author and artist Jane Seymour will be the keynote speaker for the Tapestry: A Day for You event in April. (Courtesy photo)

Actress, author Jane Seymour to be 2018 Tapestry speaker

Jane Seymour, who has won international acclaim as an actress, humanitarian, author, artist and entrepreneur, will be the keynote speaker for the 2018 Tapestry: A Day for You event April 27 at Memorial Coliseum. The event is presented by Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) ...

FWCC

Fort Wayne Children’s Choir sets annual Harvest Concert for Nov. 5

The Fort Wayne Children’s Choir has scheduled its Harvest Concert for 4 p.m. Nov. 5 in Auer Performance Hall in the Rhinehart Music Center at IPFW. The event, the first of the season, will showcase all eight choir ensembles. “This opening concert revolves around different palates of ...

FILE - In this March 29, 2016, file photo, Joanna Gaines, left, and Chip Gaines pose for a portrait to promote their home improvement show, "Fixer Upper," on HGTV in New York. In an interview with People magazine released on Oct. 11, 2017, the couple cited a grueling 11-month production schedule as a reason for the show’s end. (Photo by Brian Ach/Invision/AP, File)

‘Fixer Upper’ stars Joanna and Chip Gaines talk show’s end

NEW YORK (AP) — The couple behind HGTV’s “Fixer Upper” is opening up about the reasons for ending the show after its fifth season, which premieres next month. In an interview with People magazine, Chip and Joanna Gaines cite a grueling 11-month production schedule as a reason for ...