Events

It Is Well With My Soul to host session on multicultural, multiethnic education

It Is Well With My Soul to host session on multicultural, multiethnic education

| January 30, 2014

It Is Well With My Soul is scheduled to host another F.U.N. (Folks Uniting Nowadays) presentation on multicultural education, Jan. 31 at Link’s Wonderland, 1711 E. Creighton Ave.

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Black chamber to host reception for Chief Garry Hamilton

Black chamber to host reception for Chief Garry Hamilton

| January 30, 2014

FORT WAYNE—The Fort Wayne Black Chamber of Commerce is schedule to host a Community Meet & Greet Reception for newly appointed Fort Wayne Police Chief Garry Hamilton, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Jan. 30 at the Public Safety Academy/Ivy Tech South Campus behind Walmart South on U.S. 27. Admission is free and open to […]

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What a day: Unity Day Celebration brings out inspiring people

What a day: Unity Day Celebration brings out inspiring people

| January 30, 2014

Not only were there a large number of Fort Wayne blacks in attendance at the Dr. King Unity Day Celebration, but there was an emancipation spirit in the air.

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2014 King Unity Day Celebration biggest ever in area

2014 King Unity Day Celebration biggest ever in area

| January 30, 2014

The largest Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. celebration in the state of Indiana lived up to its name Jan. 20 as a record crowd attended the annual event honoring the slain civil rights activist.

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Theodore Ransaw to deliver MLK lecture at Manchester University

Theodore Ransaw to deliver MLK lecture at Manchester University

| January 28, 2014

“How many perfect moments can you count in your life?” asks educator and scholar Theodore Ransaw. “The civil rights movement was God’s blessing of delivering the right people for the perfect moments in history that changed our world today.”

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Warming Center set to open tonight at Emmanuel Apostolic Church

| January 28, 2014

FORT WAYNE—The “Warming Center” at the Emmanuel Apostolic Church, 2412 Central Drive, is scheduled to open its doors 8 p.m. to midnight this evening, Jan 28. This community effort is being done to address the bitter cold temperatures the city of Fort Wayne is currently experiencing. Homelessness and hard times can happen to anyone without prejudice. […]

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Local business legend Charlie Hagler celebrates 80 years

Local business legend Charlie Hagler celebrates 80 years

| January 23, 2014

FORT WAYNE—Family, friends and the community in general are set to celebrate the 80th birthday of Charlie “The Body Man” Hagler. Mr. Hagler, who was born Jan. 28, 1934, has been a pillar in the community of Fort Wayne. He has never met a stranger. Always willing to lend a helping hand to anyone in […]

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Ivy Tech to host Martin Luther King Jr. tribute for college, community

Ivy Tech to host Martin Luther King Jr. tribute for college, community

| January 22, 2014

Ivy Tech Community College Northeast is scheduled to host Interpreting the Dream, a Martin Luther King Jr., tribute, from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., Jan. 23 in the Student Life Center gymnasium on North Campus (3701 Dean Drive).

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Eric Hackley to host Think Tank Forum

Eric Hackley to host Think Tank Forum

| January 20, 2014

On Monday, Jan. 27, 2014 from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., I will host a Non-Traditional Black History Month Leadership Think-Tank Issue Forum.

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Black chamber to host reception for Chief Garry Hamilton

Black chamber to host reception for Chief Garry Hamilton

| January 17, 2014

The Fort Wayne Black Chamber of Commerce is schedule to host a Community Meet & Greet Reception for newly appointed Fort Wayne Police Chief Garry Hamilton, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Jan. 20.

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