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Education

FWCS, police try to keep students safe from local shootings, violence

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It seems like some violence often confined to nighttime hours slowly has been creeping into the daylight, such as the shooting death reported at 4:20 p.m. Wednesday in the 1100 block of Fayette Drive.

Tales take a new form at Ivy Tech's Edible Book Festival

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A vegetable platter, a pizza, iced apples and an ice cream sundae — what do these all have in common? They have all been entries in Ivy Tech Community College-Northeast's Edible Book Festival.

School News

• The University of Saint Francis School of Liberal Arts and Sciences is offering a new four year degree in Dietetics starting in fall 2015.

Nearly a third of FWCS students won't get bus service next year

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About 9,700, or nearly one third of all Fort Wayne Community Schools students, won't be eligible for bus service next year when the district cuts its transportation budget by $2.5 million to comply with state property tax caps.