November 10, 2015

Power of the Purse: Sold out

The United Way’s Women United partner group knows how to throw a party and this girls night out includes a lot to savor. It offers food, prizes, purses and friends.

File Photo. The first Blue Star Banner honored Command Sergeant Major Brian Kiess.

City hangs three more Blue Star banners

The Blue Star Banner program, launched in May 2014, recognizes Fort Wayne residents and city government employees who are actively deployed.

Generic Needles

Allen County takes 1st step toward needle-exchange program

The Fort Wayne-Allen County Health Department unanimously approved a resolution Monday calling for a needle-exchange program to slow the spread of hepatitis C among intravenous drug users.

The Rib Room

Rib Room to close after nearly 60 years

Manager Christina Filippou, whose family has owned the Rib Room since it opened in 1957, said Monday the family cannot continue operating the restaurant.

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Local Red Cross volunteers headed to S.C.

Indiana Red Cross volunteers, including a Fort Wayne man, are being deployed to South Carolina to aid in relief from historic flooding there that has killed nine to date.