Events

31st Annual MLK Club Unity Day guest speaker, Breakfast with the Clergy set forJan. 18, 2016

31st Annual MLK Club Unity Day guest speaker, Breakfast with the Clergy set forJan. 18, 2016

| December 23, 2015

Courtesy of MLK Club Board members FORT WAYNE—The Martin Luther King (MLK) Jr. Club is a non-profit organization and was founded in 1986 by the late Glyn R. Gleason. It was organized to celebrate the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and to promote education, literacy, ethnic and cultural diversity. The organization’s […]

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Police Chief Hamilton announces return of Holiday Cab

Police Chief Hamilton announces return of Holiday Cab

| December 23, 2015

Program provides free cab service for 28th year FORT WAYNE—Fort Wayne Police Chief Garry Hamilton recently joined with Holiday Cab to announce the return of the program that provides free cab rides home to impaired drivers during the holiday season.  In its 28th year of service, the Holiday Cab program runs from 8 p.m. to 2 a.m. each […]

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I Am Garvey Inc.: Visionary organization set to host unity, development event

I Am Garvey Inc.: Visionary organization set to host unity, development event

| December 15, 2015

FORT WAYNE—I Am Garvey Inc. is scheduled to host a unity and economic development event from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m., Dec. 27 at Weisser Park Youth Center, 802 Eckart St. Established in March 2015, I Am Garvey Inc. is an organization dedicated to producing a full length feature film on the life and legacy […]

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Fort Wayne Youtheatre set to present holiday production

Fort Wayne Youtheatre set to present holiday production

| December 9, 2015

FORT WAYNE—Fort Wayne Youtheatre is scheduled to present “Holidaze; A Survivor’s Guide for the Season!” two weekends in December at First Presbyterian Theatre. This musical revue takes audience through the pageantry, the shopping, the family gatherings and all the seasonal madness from Thanksgiving to Christmas. Sing along and laugh as the production journeys through the […]

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MLK, Jr. Club Inc. 19th Annual ‘Santa On Tour’ at Renaissance Pointe YMCA

MLK, Jr. Club Inc. 19th Annual ‘Santa On Tour’ at Renaissance Pointe YMCA

| December 1, 2015

Courtesy of the MLK Jr. Club Inc. Board FORT WAYNE—As we enter into the 2015 Holiday season, the MLK Jr. Club Inc. is scheduled to host its 19th Annual “Santa On Tour” and Trolley Ride on Dec. 12. The event will commence at the Renaissance Pointe YMCA on 2323 Bowser Ave., from 12 p.m. to 2 […]

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MLK Day of Service: ‘What are you doing for others?

MLK Day of Service: ‘What are you doing for others?

| November 25, 2015

By Sheila Curry-Campbell FORT WAYNE—Councilman Glynn Hines is seeking nominations for the “Just Say YES Awards” which is scheduled to be presented during the second Annual Youth Empowerment Seminar, MLK Day celebration at the McMillen Park Community Center on Jan. 16, 2016. The awards are presented annually to youth/teens who, in the spirit of King’s […]

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UPCOMING LOCAL ENTERTAINMENT

UPCOMING LOCAL ENTERTAINMENT

| November 16, 2015

Main Street Bistro & Martini Lounge, 200 E. Main St. • Nov. 18—Ken Preston & Linda Kummernuss, acoustic guitar and harmonica, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. No cover. • Nov. 25—Secret Mezzanine, acoustic music, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.. No cover.

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The Rescue Mission announces schedule of events for National Hunger & Homelessness Awareness Week 2015

The Rescue Mission announces schedule of events for National Hunger & Homelessness Awareness Week 2015

| November 16, 2015

FORT WAYNE—Area agencies serving the less fortunate will come together during National Hunger & Homelessness Awareness Week 2015 to raise awareness about hunger and homelessness in the Fort Wayne area. National Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week is sponsored by the National Coalition for the Homeless and the National Student Campaign Against Hunger & Homelessness. It […]

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Holiday memorial service, seminar on coping with grief around holidays set at D.O. McComb

Holiday memorial service, seminar on coping with grief around holidays set at D.O. McComb

| November 4, 2015

FORT WAYNE—D.O. McComb & Sons Funeral Homes, with locations in Fort Wayne and Auburn, are scheduled to sponsor a community seminar entitled “Coping During the Holidays.” The seminar, which is in the form of a memorial service, held at the D.O. McComb & Sons Lake Avenue Funeral home, 1140 Lake Ave., is scheduled to be […]

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Bloom Project to host discussion on community crime prevention

Bloom Project to host discussion on community crime prevention

| November 2, 2015

FORT WAYNE—Bloom Project Inc. is scheduled to host a Project King discussion on crime prevention at 10 a.m., Nov. 7 at the Renaissance Pointe YMCA, 2323 Bowser Ave. The discussion is set to focus on youth violence, gang involvement and law enforcement. The event is in a workshop format that will include a roundtable with […]

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