Living

Enjoy 12 delicious days of menu deals during Savor Fort Wayne. Nearly 50 restaurants will be providing menu deals no more than $30 per person. Make sure you pick up your rewards card at participating restaurants or STAR banks. (Courtesy photo)

Things to do for the week ahead

There’s always plenty to fill your day with. Here are picks for something to do every day this week, from our friends at CurrentFortWayne.com MONDAY: Ice skating – Headwaters Park Take a skate around the Headwaters Park ice skating rink. The rink is open for its 15th season. TUESDAY: ...

THE AMISH COOK: Warm hearts and warm mugs

Everyday life our household continues to be quite eventful with our four little ones! Some days flow smoothly with me even getting a chance to sew a couple stitches on a dress or do some mending, while at other times I wonder if I really get anything done or have the needed management skills to ...

Amy Lindgren

AMY LINDGREN: How Long Does It Take to Find a Job?

If you resolved to find a job in the new year, then you’ll be interested in the timeline question. As in, what’s the average timeline for a job search? Not surprisingly, the answer can be quite nuanced. The length of a search can be influenced by everything from geography to industry ...

FILE - In this April 30, 2017 file photo, Alex Trebek speaks at the 44th annual Daytime Emmy Awards at the Pasadena Civic Center in Pasadena, Calif. Longtime “Jeopardy” host Trebek had surgery for blood clots on the brain, but says he’ll be back behind the podium soon. Trebek appeared in a video on the “Jeopardy” Facebook page Thursday, Jan. 5, 2018, to announce that he’d had the surgery during the show’s holiday break. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)

‘Jeopardy’ host Trebek has surgery for blood clots on brain

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Longtime "Jeopardy" host Alex Trebek had surgery for blood clots on the brain, but assured fans he'd be back reading clues to contestants soon. Trebek appeared in a video on the "Jeopardy" Facebook page Thursday to announce that he'd had the surgery during the show's ...

Cathy Hegman's watercolor painting, "Insomniacs Dream Boats, an American Watercolor Society AWS Gold Medal Of Honor winner, will be among the paintings displayed in the traveling exhibition of watercolor society members that opens Saturday at the Wassenberg Art Center in Van Wert, Ohio. (Courtesy photo)

Art galleries and exhibits calendar for Jan. 4, 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. ...

Faith Baptist Church, 6600 Trier Road, will celebrate its 50th anniversary with a special worship service at 10 a.m. Sunday at the  church. (By Kevin Kilbane of News-Sentinel.com)

Faith Baptist Church celebrating 50 years of reaching out in Fort Wayne

Faith Baptist Church on Trier Road was founded 50 years ago after a pastor went out knocking on doors in neighborhoods near there to invite people to gather to pray. The current congregation still believes in outreach in the community and sees it as a key component of their ministry in the ...

John Rosemond

JOHN ROSEMOND: Are college visits necessary?

Q: Our 17-year-old daughter wants to begin visiting colleges. She’s a high-school junior this year and this is when the college visitations begin. We’re feeling like the Grinches Who Stole College Visitations because neither of us feel there’s any value to this practice. We fail ...

Hobo's Bar & Grill, a family-friendly restaurant at 2701 W. Jefferson Blvd., has seafood dinners that include the Alaskan king crab platter, which can also come with lobster or crayfish. (Photo by Lisa M. Esquivel Long of News-Sentinel.com)

Restaurant Notes: Hobo’s Bar & Grill among new places to try this year

The calendar year has turned over, so what's new in 2018? Here's a look at a few places that recently opened or are planned in the coming months: *Hobo's Bar & Grill opened in mid-December at 2701 W. Jefferson Blvd., where RedRok BBQ & Bourbon Saloon was most recently. RedRok closed ...

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THE AMISH COOK: 27 Years of Recipes and Memories!

I want to thank all of our readers and newspapers along the line for reading The Amish Cook. 2018 will mark the column's 27th year and I've been at the helm the whole time. It seems insane to do anything that long, but loyal readers and wonderful newspapers have stuck with it and I'm ...

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AMY LINDGREN: Setting career plans for 2018

With a new year starting, it’s almost second nature to think about key areas of your life and imagine what the next 12 months might bring. Will there be changes in health? In income? In relationships you hold dear? In some cases, you may feel you know the answers, but other areas might be ...

Howdy! I'm Darius. I'm a handsome guy with a sweet and playful personality. I've got long, strong legs which are perfect for running, and I love to romp around outside. I would do well in a home with a fenced in yard or with an active family who will take me along on their adventures. If you're looking for a pal, consider me for your home! Visit me at the Allen County SPCA today.

ASPCA Pets of the week

The Allen County SPCA is at 4914 S. Hanna St., Fort Wayne, IN 46806. You can call it at 1-260-744-0454, Ext. 211.

John Rosemond

JOHN ROSEMOND: Is a father owed respect from his children?

Is a father owed respect from his children? Actually, the question, from a father, was rhetorical: Isn’t a father owed his children’s respect? The dad in question maintains that because he loves his children unconditionally, provides their standard of living (he is the sole breadwinner), ...