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Maennerchor/Damenchor celebrates 150 years with a variety of events

The Fort Wayne Maennerchor/Damenchor is "Celebrating its 150th year of German Culture through Song" this year. Throughout the years the Maennerchor/Damenchor has presented free concerts featuring traditional German songs in the German language. It also serves German foods at periodic dinners ...

Vincent Village Art Show Saturday

Vincent Village Inc. will showcase art work that children living in its two transitional housing programs have created as part of their therapeutic services programming. Twenty-seven children, whose families have experienced homelessness, participated in painting the 20 paintings and four ...

Foellinger Theatre ticket office now open

Fort Wayne Parks and Recreation has announced new box office hours for the Foellinger Theatre. Customers interested in purchasing tickets for Foellinger concerts can visit the box office at 3411 Sherman Blvd., next to the Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo in Franke Park. The box office is open ...

ARCH tour will showcase historic Forest Park neighborhood June 29

Historic preservation group ARCH will showcase the historic Forest Park neighborhood during its 2019 Historic Home & Garden Tour, which will be 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, June 29. Proceeds will be shared by ARCH and the Forest Park Boulevard Neighborhood Association, tour co-sponsors. ...

Foellinger Theatre announces summer concert schedule

The Foellinger Theatre's 2019 Summer Concert Series lineup features such names as Joan Jett and the Blackhearts, Collective Soul and Loverboy. “The Fort Wayne Parks & Recreation Department continues to provide our residents and visitors with excellent entertainment offerings,” Mayor ...

THE AMISH COOK: Grilling with the Yoders

The house is quiet, yes the children are all tucked into bed, sleep will wait for me. I just had to give you a quick invitation to join us as we enjoy dinner with the Lehman family. Everyone in our church has a special place in our hearts; the Lehmans are no exception. The Nathan Lehman ...

Melissa Etheridge to perform at the Clyde Theatre June 19

Melissa Etheridge will perform at the Clyde Theatre on Wednesday, June 19, at 7 p.m. Her new album, “The Medicine Show,”, was released on April 12. Etheridge's critically acclaimed debut album was certified double platinum, and her popularity was built around such songs as “Bring Me ...

Rescue Mission preparing Easter Meal

This Sunday, April 21, The Fort Wayne Rescue Mission will host its annual Easter Meal. Staff members at the Mission are preparing to serve more than 2,000 meals, and anyone in need of a meal is welcome. The free meal is open to the public at The Rescue Mission, 301 W. Superior St. and will be ...

Changes in historic preservation topic of April 27 ARCH lecture

History doesn’t change, but how people work to preserve history does. ARCH’s April 27 Fun & Free Lecture Series event will address that topic with “Preservation Tomorrow.” The lecture begins at 11 a.m. April 27 at the downtown Allen County Public Library in Meeting Room B. ...

Willie Nelson, Alison Krauss to perform at Coliseum Aug. 5

Country music legend Willie Nelson and 27-time Grammy sensation Alison Krauss will perform at the Allen County Memorial Coliseum on Monday, Aug. 5, at 7 p.m. Tickets will go on sale Friday, April 12, at 10 a.m. at the Coliseum ticket office, www.ticketmaster.com and via the TM Mobile App. ...

Community Band to perform May 10

The Fort Wayne Area Community Band will present its concert Tuesday, May 10, at the John & Ruth Rhinehart Music Center on the Purdue Fort Wayne campus at 7:30 p.m. Free parking is available in the garage across from the Music Center. Conducted by Dr. Scott Humphries and David Blackwell, ...

THE AMISH COOK: Gloria springs into salad

Ah, this Spring weather gets me going. I can't wait to start planting the garden. Daniel plowed our garden plot a couple days ago in hopes to have it dry out faster. Digging deeper by plowing also helps some of those buried nutrients get closer to the surface where the plants will take be ...

Historic Fort Wayne to host free public event May 4 and 5

Have you ever wanted to talk with Dr. Benjamin Franklin? Do you know what weapons the army in the medieval era used? What were the French Settlers like when they inhabited this area? Historical re-enactors representing times from the early Vikings through the WWII converge on Fort Wayne’s ...

THE AMISH COOK: All is grape at the Yoder’s

Today is one of those special days that makes me want to hang around Daniel as much as possible. It’s our wedding anniversary. Nine years ago we were both just bursting with joy, the vows of loving and caring for each other had been exchanged. Next came the long-awaited moment, as Grandpa ...

New restaurant at Clyde Theater now open for dinner; more coming

A restaurant and bar at the renovated Clyde Theater will offer a new dining experience in a contemporary setting. The Club Room at The Clyde will provide lunch, dinner, late night and Sunday brunch options, cocktails and live entertainment. Located at 1806 Bluffton Road, The Club Room ...

Apartment Association announces 2018 awards

Two local professionals from the multi-family housing industry won the top awards at the 2018 Summit Celebration of the Apartment Association of Fort Wayne-NE Indiana, Inc. (AAFW-NEI). Sandy Bridges from Bridges Property Management was named the 2018 Sharon K. Hauser Property Manager of the ...

THE AMISH COOK: Gloria’s love of writing

Writing is something I enjoy, in fact in many ways after writing for a while, I feel like I've come back from a refreshing walk. As a young school girl I loved writing stories, although I would never tell anyone. Everyone else seemed to hate writing, especially when it came to stories. Why ...

THE AMISH COOK: Gloria fries pies

Editor's Note: Fry pies, or fried pies, are a staple of Amish culinary culture. They are favorites in lunch-pails, after-school snacks, and to sell to raise money for medical bills. The treats are portable and delicious! How the Amish became so closely associated with the fry pie has generally ...

New Haven health fair will be April 10

The New Haven Chamber of Commerce in partnership with the Adams Township Trustee and the New Haven Parks Department has developed a health fair titled "A New Healthier You.” The April 10 event will include a variety of organizations that work to give individuals healthier outlooks, bodies, ...

THE AMISH COOK: Gloria appreciates the simpler things…

I know it sounds lazy, but if I could, I’d just press a button and have a whole batch (yes, a whole batch!) of five loaves of fresh, steaming bread right now, straight from the oven. In fact, I’d have a slice right now with butter and plenty of honey! As a little girl, I'd dream of just ...