Bishop Urges Reconsideration of Transgender Admissions Policy at Saint Mary’s CollegeThe Bendr DailyNewsBreak Contributor
Growing food chain opens another location in IndianaKristen WaltersNewsBreak Contributor
Large Manhunt for Grandson Suspected in Brutal Slaying of 72-Year-Old Woman in IndianaNatalie Frank, Ph.D.NewsBreak Contributor
Indiana Couple Sentenced to Prison for Fraud Spree with Over $40K Scam and Stolen IdentitiesDesiree HarosNewsBreak Contributor
Large retailer opens another location in IndianaKristen WaltersNewsBreak Contributor
Craigville: A Historical Tapestry of Seaside Tradition and Community
Nestled along the pristine shores of Cape Cod, Craigville stands as a testament to the enduring appeal of American seaside communities. Founded in 1871 by Dr. J. Austen Craig, this village began as a religious summer retreat and has since woven a historical tapestry that marries its religious roots with a strong sense of community. Over the years, it evolved from the first vacation community on the Cape to a beloved destination with a rich architectural heritage, symbolized by styles from Carpenter Gothic to Queen Anne.
Swiss Heritage Village: A Living Museum Celebrating Swiss Settler Traditions in Indiana
Nestled in the peaceful expanse of Adams County, Indiana, lies a cultural gem known as the Swiss Heritage Village & Museum. Established in 1985, this unique outdoor museum has become a beacon for history enthusiasts, celebrating the lives and contributions of Swiss pioneers in Northern Indiana. It stands as the largest facility of its kind in the region, offering an immersive journey through the 19th century, with authentically restored buildings and a plethora of artifacts that chronicle the Swiss-American journey.
Savor the Flavor: Top 3 Must-Try Cafes in Decatur
In this article, we're exploring three unique cafes located in Decatur. Have you had the chance to visit any of these spots? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts and experiences in the comments section below.
Two Indiana Cities Ranked Among the Most Sinful in America
I'll assume that when you think of a city being considered "sinful," none in our home state of Indiana come to mind. I'll also assume the first one that does is Las Vegas, and for good reason. The town's business model was built around most, if not all, of the seven deadly sins. Gambling covers greed, the endless buffets, food, and alcohol options cover gluttony, and lust is pretty well covered by everything else the city has to offer. I mean, come on, it's nicknamed "Sin City" for a reason. But while Vegas may be the peak of Mount Sin, when it comes to shedding your inhibitions and diving into the various pleasures it offers, It's not alone. There are several other cities across the United States with their own fair share of sinful activities. Two of which are located right here in the Hoosier State.
‘Elf’ pop-up bar comes to downtown Fort Wayne in celebration of beloved film’s anniversary
FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WPTA) - Buddy the Elf is bringing the holiday spirit to Conner’s Rooftop Bar in honor of the film’s 20th anniversary. The downtown Fort Wayne bar announced their new pop-up experience this week, open now through December 30. The “Pop-Up Buddy the Elf Christmas Experience”...
Pair of gas stations robbed in Decatur
DECATUR, Ind. (NETWORK INDIANA) — Two gas stations located on 13th Street were robbed over the weekend. The Decatur Police Department has confirmed that they have arrested a male suspect who they believe is responsible for the robberies. According to the police’s Facebook announcement, they do not believe that...
fort wayne, IN Residents: Your Future Dogs Best Friend Awaits!
Considering pet adoption? Or perhaps you just enjoy all things cute and cuddly? Numerous charming pets are ready for a loving home at animal shelters situated in and near fort wayne.
Unique farm park in the works for New Haven
NEW HAVEN, Ind. (WPTA) - New Haven city leaders say they are in phase one of construction for a new park. Officials said in a news release that the first phase of the Marylands Farm Park project is expected to be completed in either late 2024 or early 2025, and leaders are looking to implement parking and trails in this phase.
Steady, widespread rain
A steady, cold rain tracks across the region Friday morning. A steady, cold rain tracks across the region Friday morning.
Crash snarls traffic on Clinton near South Side High
FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) – At least one person was hurt following a crash that happened Thursday morning. Emergency Dispatch confirmed a crash with injuries happened in the 3300 block of South Clinton at about 5:40 a.m. which is just east and north of South Side High School. Police have not confirmed the number of […]
Multiple Trine University buildings evacuated due to bomb threat
Two campus buildings at Trine University in Fort Wayne were evacuated Wednesday morning, due to a bomb threat. A university official confirmed that the specific targets were Fawick Hall and the Jim and Joan Bock Center for Innovation and Biomedical Engineering. Local first responders investigated the scene and declared that...
Fort Wayne man arrested, accused of molesting child
FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WOWO) – A Fort Wayne man was arrested on Wednesday and is accused of molesting a child. During an investigation by the Fort Wayne Police Department, a child says they were the victim of child sexual abuse. The child identified 38-year-old Stephen Bush as the defendant.
Fort Wayne's Top 5 Must-Try Burgers: A Gastronomic Adventure
In this article, we're exploring five must-try burgers in Fort Wayne. Have you had the pleasure of tasting any of these yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!
Unknown virus affecting dogs discovered in Indiana
If your dog starts coughing, pay close attention to it. An undetectable respiratory virus has now sickened dogs in more than a dozen states, including in Indiana.
Humane Fort Wayne : Pet of the Week
FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WPTA) - Rachel Burkholder visited us this week with one of the sweetest puppies. Meet Luigi ! He is one of the four husky mix pups ready for their forever home.
Lane restrictions on Rudisill Boulevard start Friday
FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT) - There will be lane restrictions on Rudisill Boulevard starting Friday. The restrictions will be between S. Anthony Boulevard and Euclid Avenue for communication line work. Weather permitting, the work is expected to be finished by December 8.
Local couple dies in small plane crash in Michigan
A local Northeast Indiana couple involved in business and charities died over the weekend in a single-engine plane crash in western Michigan. Police responded to reports of a small plane having crashed after takeoff near Ludington around 10 a.m. Sunday. They found the plane engulfed in flames, and 60-year-old Randy Strebig and his wife 43-year-old Allison Wheaton were pronounced dead at the scene. The couple’s two dogs also died.
Suspect in July shooting death accepts plea agreement, dropping murder charge
FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) — A suspect in a fatal July shooting on Lower Huntington Road accepted a plea agreement Tuesday that dismissed the murder charge against him, according to Allen Superior Court documents. According to the plea agreement, Samuel W. Evans III will instead plead guilty to a...
Locals concerned about the future of the USPS
FORT WAYNE, Ind (WFFT) -- Wednesday afternoon local United States Postal Service workers were hoping to get their voices heard and locals about the future of the USPS within Fort Wayne. The USPS proposed making improvements to the area's processing facility downtown. The meeting was to get some better explanations...
Merchants Capital Provides $17.4M in Financing for Affordable Community in Fort Wayne, Indiana
FORT WAYNE, Ind. — Merchants Capital has provided $17.4 million in Low-Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) equity financing for the construction of Reserve on Park Place, an affordable seniors housing community in Fort Wayne. Brown Capital Group, Leo Brown Group and Rogers Development Group are developing the 187-unit property....