Just in time for Bike Month, Citilink has installed a bicycle repair station at the Citilink Central Station on Baker Street.
Fort Wayne, Ind. – Mayor Tom Henry is inviting city high school students to get involved in their community and learn more about city government by applying to join the Mayor’s Youth Engagement Council. The deadline to apply is June 15.
Fort Wayne's next Clean & Green initiative will be held on Saturday, May 18 where we will take part in this awesome day of community involvement with the City of Fort Wayne. This year we will be tackling a major improvement project just North of the Martin Luther King Jr. Bridge with lunch and events programmed by the City of Fort Wayne at Headwaters Park to follow. Be sure to RSVP for this event (or just show up!) and help make a difference!
Pet owners’ vet bills are growing, which may explain why fewer are taking their dogs and cats to the animal doctor although more Americans than ever have pets.
Perhaps the only bad thing about a lifelong romance is, eventually, someone has to die.
Mayor Tom Henry is encouraging local residents to pedal to work on Friday, May 17 on National Bike to Work Day. On their way to work, bike commuters are invited to stop by Headwaters Park West for a free breakfast that includes Starbucks coffee, bagels from the Bagel Station and sweet treats from the Pembroke Bakery. The breakfast will be held from 6:30-8 a.m. Temporary bike parking and restrooms will be available.
After hectic days with the kids, shuttling them to and from school, extracurriculars, running errands — and juggling your own life, too — it’s only fair that you get a day all to yourself. Use this Mother’s Day as a private vacation and get the most out of every minute you can. Check out these simple ways to treat yourself without ever having to leave home.
United Way’s Women United are hosting Power of the Purse this Thursday, May 9 at 5 p.m. in IPFW’s International Ballroom. Proceeds go to early childhood education. Also, tickets are still available to attend and can be purchased at www.unitedwayallencounty.org/powerofthepurse.
Fort Wayne is being recognized for its efforts in making play a priority for the health and well-being of area children. Nationwide, Fort Wayne is one of 217 cities named a 2013 Playful City USA Community by the non-profit organization, KaBOOM!
For Americans 65 and older, falling down can be the worst thing to happen to them, according to statistics from the National Council on Aging: