FORT WAYNE—With the change of venue for the Christ Child Festival to downtown at 431 W. Berry St., comes the opportunity to offer Christian dance groups on the auditorium stage of the University of Saint Francis Performing Arts Center on opening night. The Christ Child Festival is scheduled to begin at 6 p.m., Dec. 6 […]
Sole “Moot” and Alice Booker recently celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary with a dinner of family and friends. Married Sept. 19, 1953 in Fort Wayne, they are the parents of Larry, Daylon, Dynita and Daphne Booker. They have six grandchildren and five great grandchildren. Sole is a retiree from the City of Fort Wayne Parks […]
Special to Frost Illustrated Courtesy of the Zonta Club of Fort Wayne FORT WAYNE–On Nov. 14, the Zonta Club of Fort Wayne hosted its Annual Holiday Auction Fundraiser at the Holiday Inn at IPFW and the Coliseum. The emcee for the evening was Curtis Smith, chief meteorologist at Indiana’s News Center. The Zonta Club is […]
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For decades, Ephraim Smiley has been the face of organic urban gardening in the area. Now Smiley said he has met his match and wants to introduce another “extreme gardener” to the community.
The African/African American Historical Society Museum of Fort Wayne announced the organization was awarded two $10,000 grants from the Community Foundation and PNC Bank.
FORT WAYNE—The Love Church, 1331 E. Berry St., is set to host a week-long Life Action Revival Summit, Dec. 1 to Dec. 8. The focus will be on America’s greatest need—practically living out biblical values and principles our country was founded on—in the form of seminars, music and programs for children and youth. • Two […]
FORT WAYNE–The Salvation Army officially began its Annual Red Kettle Campaign and Christmas fundraising season Nov. 15. According to Social Service Director Timothy Smith, “The amount we raise in our kettle campaign directly impacts the number of people we able to serve throughout the year.” The 2013 Kettle Campaign goal is $265,000. “Many employees’ hours […]