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City seeks public’s help for annual clean-up day May 4

Local News

The long snowy and windy winter has left trash and debris littering Fort Wayne's roads, ditches, neighborhoods and riverbanks, so the city is asking help in an annual effort to prepare for outdoor spring activities. Residents, families, churches, youth organizations and schools are invited to ...

Lutheran Hospital to end heart-transplant program, at least for now

Local News

Effective April 1, Lutheran Hospital will inactivate its heart transplant program, according to Public Relations Supervisor Geoff Thomas. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) and the United Network for Organ Sharing (UNOS) require programs to have a dedicated cardiologist with ...

Delays possible on Dupont Road starting Monday

Local News

Construction improvements for drivers, bicyclists and pedestrians on Dupont Road will push forward beginning Monday, March 18, meaning lane restrictions between Lima and Coldwater roads. In order to accommodate the removal of temporary asphalt placed to open the road for the winter, traffic ...

Sen. Birch Bayh, author of Title IX law, dies at age 91

Indiana State News

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Former U.S. Sen. Birch Bayh, who championed the Title IX federal law banning discrimination against women in college admissions and sports, died at his home Thursday at age 91. Bayh was surrounded by family at his home in Easton, Maryland, when he died shortly after ...

City’s Community Development report for 2018 now available

Local News

The city of Fort Wayne’s Community Development Division has released its 2018 Report to the Community, a summary of accomplishments throughout the past year. It is available online at www.fwcommunitydevelopment.org by clicking on the link that says Report to the Community. It is also ...

$13 million expansion to create 60 jobs at Accugear

Local News

A $13 million expansion is expected to create 60 new jobs at a Fort Wayne firm. Accugear Inc. is asking City Council for a tax abatement on its plan to spend $7 million on a 67,000-square-foot addition to its current 89,000-square-foot facility at 6710 Innovation, plus another $6 million on ...

Video visitation now available at Allen County Jail

Local News

Video visitation services are now available to enable more frequent contact between inmates in the 741-bed Allen County Jail and their friends and family. “We chose GTL as our video visitation provider because they offered the range of solutions that we wanted for our facility,” Sheriff ...

Monroeville Park improvements kick-off will be March 25

Local News

The town of Monroeville and its Park Board will break ground on Monday, March 25 to celebrate the start of the Monroeville Community Park Improvements Project and the first of many quality of life improvements to be completed within East Allen’s Rural Revival Regional Development ...