By Terri Schlichenmeyer The Bookworm Sez You’ve got a dream. Every kid does, but yours is special. You want to be a football player someday, or a star onstage. Maybe your dream is to visit Europe, drive a hot car, be an astronaut, buy your own house, ride a horse, write a book, or help […]
FORT WAYNE—The Euell Wilson Center was born 20 years ago out of tragic circumstances. Euell Wilson was an outstanding student/athlete, first at Bishop Dwenger High School, then at a Chicago junior college. He passed away from natural causes at the age of 19. From 4 p.m. to 6 p.m., Oct. 25, the Euell Wilson Center […]
FORT WAYNE—Last week, a group of area business, spiritual and public sector leaders announced a new initiative aimed at helping at-risk male adults secure and maintain long-term employment.
FORT WAYNE—Club members get excited when Tristan, CJ, Sasha, and Josh come to the Club because the four barbers give them free haircuts! The talented group gives classic cuts or embellishes the do with cool designs and patterns. These barbers from Loyal Kutz in Fort Wayne recently came out to the Clubs’ Fairfield location and […]
HOUSE CALLS by Dr. Deas—Young African Americans are at risk. They are not only dying physically but also mentally. They apparently feel that there is no hope for their future. We have to address this dismal state immediately if we are going to survive as a people.
FORT WAYNE—The Boys & Girls of Fort Wayne now provides a 21st Century Community Learning Center (CCLC) within its largest club facility located at 2609 Fairfield Ave. This learning center is currently the only 21st Century Community Learning Center in Fort Wayne. The 21st Century Community Learning Centers program is a federally-funded program that provides […]
FORT WAYNE—The Fort Wayne Parks & Recreation Department’s Annual Safe Haven Tourney will be held between several area youth centers including Lakeside Middle School, Weisser Park Elementary and Greater Progressive Family Life Center, beginning at 6 p.m., Friday, Oct. 11 and all day Saturday, Oct. 12. The registration deadline for the Safe Haven Basketball Tournament […]
The new site, located within Fellowship Missionary Church at 2536 East Tillman Road, officially opened for members, on Aug. 19.