Events

Mary Lee Bush to celebrate 90th birthday

Mary Lee Bush to celebrate 90th birthday

| May 22, 2015

FORT WAYNE—Mary Lee Bush is scheduled to celebrate her 90th birthday at 3:30 p.m., May 23 at the Summit, 1025 W. Rudisill Blvd. Mary is the mother of 10 children and authored a book entitled “The Shift Has Come: Secrets to raising successful, respectful godly children.” Mary started a daycare at age 75 after the […]

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 IDAAC Fort Wayne Chapter to host State 2nd Quarterly Meeting

 IDAAC Fort Wayne Chapter to host State 2nd Quarterly Meeting

| May 22, 2015

FORT WAYNE—The Indiana Democrat African American Caucus (IDAAC) is scheduled to host its State 2nd Quarterly Meeting at 2 p.m., May 23 at Link’s Wonderland, 1711 E. Creighton Ave. The scheduled guest speaker is Indiana Senator Lonnie M. Randolph, District 2. Randolph was first elected to the Indiana Senate Democratic Caucus in 1994. After the […]

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East Central annual cleanup set for May 16

East Central annual cleanup set for May 16

| May 15, 2015

FORT WAYNE—The East Central Neighborhood Association (ECNA) in conjunction with the Great American Cleanup, the City of Fort Wayne, community businesses and neighbors is scheduled to conduct its annual clean-up on May 16, beginning at the corner of Hannah and Louis Streets.

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‘All Things Bikes and Safety’

‘All Things Bikes and Safety’

| May 15, 2015

By Bennie Edwards Special to Frost Illustrated FORT WAYNE—“All Things Bikes and Safety” is the theme of the Ninth Annual American Legion Riders (ALR) Chapter 148 Motorcycle Rally scheduled for 12 noon to 6 p.m., June 6 at American Legion Post 148, 705 E. Lewis St. The ALR Motorcycle Rally has been revamped and will be […]

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American Legion Riders upcoming ‘All Things Bike & Safety’ Rally

American Legion Riders upcoming ‘All Things Bike & Safety’ Rally

| May 14, 2015

FORT WAYNE—American Legion Riders Chapter 148 is scheduled to host their “All Things Bike & Safety” rally from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m., at American Legion Post 148, 705 East Lewis St. Entertainment and events include motorcycle stimulation, demo bikes, a fashion show, custom bike options, advance motorcycle safety videos, raffle drawing, vendor’s row, stunt rider, tire pressure […]

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Scientific Creation Evidence on display at Southern Heights Baptist Church

Scientific Creation Evidence on display at Southern Heights Baptist Church

| May 13, 2015

FORT WAYNE—Southern Heights Baptist Church is honored to host the Creation Evidence Expo’s “Expo On the Road,” At 6 p.m., May 20, at the church, 4001 South Anthony Blvd. The lecturer will be Dr. Jay Wile, and his topic will be “The Most Exciting  Science That Supports Creation.” The Creation Evidence Expo (CEE) is an […]

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Free Atlanta-area chess, leadership training event for adults, children to promote peace, racial unity in community

Free Atlanta-area chess, leadership training event for adults, children to promote peace, racial unity in community

| May 13, 2015

ATLANTA—Orrin Hudson, founder of the Atlanta-based Be Someone non-profit organization, will bring his life-sized chess board and special chess instructional skills to the Fairfield Inn & Suites 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., May 30. The event is free and open to the public, and his purpose is to teach young people how to be better […]

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Verizon, INDYCAR, Indianapolis Motor Speedway Launch Indiana HopeLine Drive

Verizon, INDYCAR, Indianapolis Motor Speedway Launch Indiana HopeLine Drive

| May 12, 2015

Racing fans invited to donate devices in May; $50,000 HopeLine grant going to immediate aid INDIANAPOLIS—Verizon, INDYCAR and the Indianapolis Motor Speedway recently announced joint participation in a HopeLine drive throughout May to raise critical funds and awareness of domestic violence prevention.  The drive invites racing fans to bring their no-longer-used wireless phones and accessories from […]

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2015 Marjorie D. Wickliffe Freedom Fund Banquet Awards nominations sought

2015 Marjorie D. Wickliffe Freedom Fund Banquet Awards nominations sought

| May 12, 2015

FORT WAYNE—The Fort Wayne/Allen County Branch of the NAACP is scheduled to hold its annual Marjorie D. Wickliffe Freedom Fund Banquet in September. In addition to serving as the organization’s largest fundraiser of the year, the Freedom Fund Banquet also provides an opportunity for the NAACP to honor various community activists for their service to […]

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A wise woman deserves a reward: NAACP honors local trailblazers

A wise woman deserves a reward: NAACP honors local trailblazers

| May 6, 2015

FORT WAYNE—On May 2, the NAACP Religious Affairs committee held its Women of Wisdom Pre-Mothers Day Luncheon with a diverse cross section of religious leaders representing many different Churches and members.

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