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Fort Wayne veterans debut W. Paul Wolf War History Museum
The W. Paul Wolf War History Museum is three times larger than the old building, featuring artifacts from various American wars. Fort Wayne veterans debut W. Paul Wolf War History Museum. The W. Paul Wolf War History Museum is three times larger than the old building, featuring artifacts from various...
Inside Fort Wayne’s newest winery restaurant
FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) — Perhaps the hardest part about enjoying Vinland Reserve Winery is finding it. “GPS doesn’t quite have us down yet,” said General Manager David McCarthy. A new sign on Diebold Road, just south of Union Chapel Road, should lead the way, but the...
‘It blew up’: Photo recreation goes Fort Wayne-viral, sparks generational memories
FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) — It’s a common phrase that a picture is worth a thousand words, but how many memories is it worth?. It’s a question that a Fort Wayne family has been finding the answer to since uploading a viral Facebook post in April. “It...
How to water properly during dry stretches
As our dry stretch continues, find out what you need to know to keep your lawns and plants watered properly.
Get cooled off at these splash pads now open for the summer!
Today nine parks opened their Splash Pad Water Playgrounds for the summer season throughout the Fort Wayne area.
‘America’s greatest donuts’ can be found in Fort Wayne
Rise’n Roll gobbled up awards like its customers gobble up its signature donuts. The donut chain, which has 16 Indiana locations, including two in Fort Wayne, has plenty to celebrate, thanks to the “Underground Donut Tour,” which bills itself as the “only food tour just for donuts.”
Charity casino responds to Fort Wayne councilman’s allegations
FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) — A charity casino in Fort Wayne is responding to allegations from a Fort Wayne City Councilman that it’s been operating illegally. Councilman Russ Jehl, who represents the city’s 2nd District, authored a resolution that would encourage the city to take a look at how easy it is to open a casino in Fort Wayne.
PUBLIC ART COMMISSION SEEKING ARTIST PROPOSALS FOR SHOUT-OUT: FORT WAYNE! PILOT PROGRAM
May 26, 2023 - The Fort Wayne Public Art Commission is seeking proposals from artists for Phase 1 of a pilot program, SHOUT-OUT: Fort Wayne!, to work collaboratively with two neighborhood association leaders and residents to express a story, idea, or characteristic of each neighborhood through temporary public art installations.
‘Watch Fire’ and grand opening for new museum at Shrine
FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE)- The Veterans National Shrine and Museum began their annual ‘Watch Fire’ ceremony Friday evening. The ceremony is held each May on the Friday before Memorial Day weekend to honor fallen heroes. ‘Watch Fires’ date back to the 1700s, they were used in the Revolutionary...
Humane Fort Wayne’s Adoptable Pet of the Week (5/24/2023)
FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WPTA) - Meet our Humane Fort Wayne adoptable pet of the week, Kenzie! This 3-year old cutie is looking for her ‘fur-ever’ home!
LOOK: Red Panda exhibit opening at Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo
FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) – Fort Wayne is now home to one of the country’s largest Red Panda habitats. The Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo announced Red Panda Ridge is opening to the public Saturday when the zoo opens for the day at 9 a.m. Zoo members can explore the exhibit starting Friday. It’s one of the largest Red Panda habitats in U.S. zoos, according to the release.
Is it easier to open a casino than a snow cone stand in Fort Wayne?
FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WPTA) - A Fort Wayne City councilman is concerned about a zoning loophole that he says makes it easier to open a casino in Fort Wayne than a snow cone stand. Russ Jehl says the Board of Zoning appeals approved a variance for a charity casino in Riveria Plaza even though it was operating in improper zoning.
All aboard! Railroad attraction offers more than a train ride
ANGOLA, Ind. (WANE) – You can hop on a train in Angola and cool off with some ice cream while enjoying the region’s scenery. Or, book a trip that features nature’s changing colors around Indiana or Michigan in the fall. It’s all part of the Indiana Rail...
5-year-old alligator rescued from Fort Wayne owner gets a new home
FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WPTA) - It’s a call animal control would expect to get in Fort Lauderdale, not Fort Wayne. Fort Wayne Animal Care and Control (FWACC) was called to a home in the city last week to take in a 5-year-old alligator. “The owner had been trying to...
Fort 4 Fitness Spring Cycle returns
FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE)- Grab your bikes and get ready to hit the streets. Next weekend is the Fort 4 Fitness Spring Cycle. Satin Lemon joined WANE 15 Saturday morning to talk about Spring Cycle. Fort 4 Fitness Spring Cycle is on Saturday, June 3. Rides start at Promenade Park...
Teen hosts fundraiser to provide veterans with service dogs
FORT WAYNE, Ind (WFFT)--- This weekend you can honor those who served our country with a round of golf. The Dogs for Vets Golf Scramble will take place on the Eel River golf course. Rising high school senior, Kendall Stuckey will be hosting the event for the 3rd time. All...
Nominations sought for Unsung Heroes segment
FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT) - Fox 55 is looking for nominations for our Unsung Heroes segment. We want to honor the Unsung Heroes in our community!. Following the success of the series in partnership with the Indiana Black Expo, Fox 55 is continuing to showcase local residents who go above and beyond to make a difference in the lives of others.
Here’s when the annual Memorial Day Parade will take place in Fort Wayne
FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) The annual Memorial Day Parade on Parnell Avenue, sponsored by the Allen County Council of Veterans Organizations, will be held Monday, May 29 at 11:00 a.m., with a ceremony immediately following the parade. The parade line up will start at 10:00 a.m. at the corner of...
Area Pools and Splash Pads Set To Open For Summer Season
FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WOWO): With even warmer weather in the not too distant future, area public pools are set to open their gates for the summer. Multiple Fort Wayne-area pools and splash pads have announced their opening dates for the summer season which include the famous Jury Pool in New Haven, which is scheduled to open on Saturday, June 3rd. Regular pool hours will be from 12:30 P.M. to 7 P.M., Tuesday through Sunday, with the pool will be closed Mondays.
Nine area splash pads opening Saturday
FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT) - Fort Wayne Parks and Recreation have listed nine area Water Playgrounds that will be opening for the season on Saturday. Buckner Park, 6114 Bass Road - 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Franklin School Park, 1903 Saint Marys Avenue - 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Kreager...
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