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PRIMETIME WITH KIDS: Make a twig basket for spring plants

It's spring! Earth Day is coming up on April 22, and Arbor Day is the 27th. Here's a fun family craft that combines all three. It gets you outside, with your eye on nature's beauty for collecting and crafting a simple twig basket. Head out into a park, or your own block or backyard with your ...

THE AMISH COOK: Gloria’s appreciative ode to readers

Mail time has always been a highlight at our house. When daddy comes home from work at 3:30, he stops at the mailbox to bring in the mail. A common question after greeting him at the door is, "Did anything good come in the mail today?" As you can imagine, Julia and Austin are right there to ...

POLITICAL CARTOONS: They ran on News-Sentinel pages the week of April 8

Didn’t catch our daily pages in print? Well, you missed out on some of our editorial cartoons from syndicated artists who work at newspapers across the country. Here were the ones that made it in print this week, plus a few more for your enjoyment, or ire, depending on which side of the ...

Peg-Perego Spring Sale in Fort Wayne brings smiles to little ones’ faces

If Peyton Yochim, 4, had his choice, he'd be bringing home every Peg-Perego Spring Sale toy vehicle he could, said his mom, Meredith. Peyton was climbing aboard the battery-operated toys Friday on the second of the three-day sale at the company's main office, 3625 Independence ...

THE PUB CRAWL: The Tower Bar & Grill

Wings are wings, right? Not all the time. Take The Tower Bar & Grill on West State for example. For years, the small establishment directly across from Dana on W. State Boulevard has been talked about as one of the premier places on the northwest side of town, if not all of Fort Wayne, ...

BBB TIPS: Technology and Trust

In last week’s article, I wrote about the importance of trust in our marketplace which is changing rapidly, both in brick & mortar and online. Regardless of how we shop, or what social media sites we use, trust must be at the helm of our lives. That includes the developer and user of ...

Art galleries and exhibits calendar for April 12, 2018

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 for April 12, 2018

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. ...

Grammy-award winner Alabama to perform at Memorial Coliseum

Alabama announced Moday that it will perform at 7:30 p.m. July 27 at the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum. Restless Heart will open the show, according to a Coliseum news release. Alabama is credited with bringing country music to the mainstream. Their music is a part of every cover ...