Events

Veterans 1st Hiring Event planned for May 8

| April 23, 2014

FORT WAYNE—Northeast Indiana Works and WorkOne Northeast is scheduled to host a Veterans 1st Hiring Event from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., May 8 at the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum. Military veterans and their spouses will have a chance to discuss job opportunities with as many as 75 regional employers. Two dozen professionals from […]

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Meeting at Link’s to focus on Urban Trails

Meeting at Link’s to focus on Urban Trails

| April 21, 2014

FORT WAYNE—Members of the Urban Trails Project are scheduled to host a Community Forum from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., April 24 at Links Wonderland, 1711 E. Crieghton Ave. Organizers plan to provide important information about the Urban Trails Project, including documentation of funds given by the City of Fort Wayne to other parts of […]

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Tuskegee Airman Leslie Edwards to visit Weisser Park Center

Tuskegee Airman Leslie Edwards to visit Weisser Park Center

| April 18, 2014

FORT WAYNE—The Fort Wayne Parks and Recreation Neighborhood Program is scheduled to welcome famed World War II Veteran and Tuskegee Air Leslie Howard during a special dinner and presentation from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m., April 26,at Weisser Park Youth Center, 802 Eckart St. The Tuskegee Airmen are one of the most famed and storied […]

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Time for ‘Courageous Healing:’ April 19

Time for ‘Courageous Healing:’ April 19

| April 16, 2014

Press Release Special to Frost Illustrated FORT WAYNE—Courageous Healing LLC is a local for-profit organization which provides counseling, consulting, and community outreach services, both locally and nationally. The mission at Courageous Healing LLC is to restore, improve and strengthen communities by providing affordable, quality services. The staff prides themselves on maintaining a warm and supportive environment, in which their […]

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Go Red for Women Heart Health Awareness Luncheon scheduled for May 10

| April 15, 2014

Special to Frost Illustrated FORT WAYNE—Chi Eta Phi Sorority Inc., an organization of professional nurses and the American Heart Association will once again partner to host a fashion show and luncheon bringing awareness to women’s heart health. The theme for this year’s luncheon is Styles from the Heart: Iconic Women. The luncheon is scheduled to […]

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Community invited to join USF in Stand Against Racism

| April 14, 2014

Special to Frost Illustrated FORT WAYNE—Fort Wayne is invited to join the University of Saint Francis students and community at 10 a.m., April 25 in the university’s Hutzell Athletic Center gymnasium for Stand Against Racism, a USF student-led partnership with the YWCA Northeast Indiana in a nationwide effort to discourage racism and discrimination in society. […]

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Photos & more: The Velvet Rope

Photos & more: The Velvet Rope

| April 10, 2014

Story and Photos by Jeanie Summerville (except as otherwise noted–thanks to Young Lions Media Group for additional photos) Whatz up babies? As promised, here are more photos and information from the Velvet Rope Beauty & Barber Battle and Community Exposition event (Click here to read my spotlight which appears in the April 9 edition of […]

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Spotlight on the Velvet Rope Beauty & Barber Battle and Community Exposition

Spotlight on the Velvet Rope Beauty & Barber Battle and Community Exposition

| April 9, 2014

Story & Photos By Jeanie Summerville Whatz up babies? On Sunday night March 23, I was greatly anticipating 7 p.m. because at Link’s Wonderland, this wonderful event was going to take place and I’ve never attended such an event as this before. So, I’m excited to see what I was going to see and hear […]

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‘Brown v. Board of Ed’ plaintiff to come as Distinguished Lecturer

‘Brown v. Board of Ed’ plaintiff to come as Distinguished Lecturer

| April 3, 2014

FORT WAYNE—Cheryl Brown Henderson is scheduled to be Indiana Tech Law School’s inaugural distinguished lecturer on Tuesday, 5:30 p.m., April 8 at the Grand Wayne Center. Henderson was one of the plaintiffs in the historic Supreme Court decision of Brown v. the Board of Education of Topeka, Kansas. Henderson is one of three daughters of […]

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Spotlight on Loving Thy Neighbor

Spotlight on Loving Thy Neighbor

| April 3, 2014

UP CLOSE WITH JEANIE Whatz up babies? As always, I hope, all is well with you and yours and that you’re still taking time out to bring yourselves and others some joy, happiness, beauty and some form of peace of mind as we travel on our journey of love, to get to know one another […]

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