Fort Wayne mayor cites public safety as top concern

Fort Wayne Mayor Tom Henry in his annual address to the Rotary Club of Fort Wayne said he hopes to combat crime in 2017 by adding about 30 officers to the Fort Wayne Police Department.

Fire damages northwest-side home

Fire crews were called around 12:15 p.m. Monday to a home at 12472 Tocchi Drive, in the Tuscany neighborhood off Carroll Road on Fort Wayne’s northwest side.

Financial professional talks post election market impact

Financial adviser Edison Byzka with Hefty Wealth Partners said some sectors of the economy could be at risk with the Trump administration, but the consumer looks strong. However, the fate of the market could come down to tweets.

Weight loss program now accepting applications

Fort Wayne’s Smallest Winner is now accepting applications for season 10 of the program. 25 people will be selected to receive professional training and expert nutritional assistance from Lutheran Health Network.

Program to offer free legal advice on MLK day

Attorneys will provide free 10 to 15 minute consultations from to answer general questions and offer legal information for those who utilize this service at three locations across northeast Indiana.

Sneaker collector finds passion project in Kicks 4 Kids

If you walk into Studio 13 Tattoo on West Coliseum, you may think for a second you walked into a Finish Line or a top sneaker retailer. The owner there is looking for the best new or gently used shoes to put on kids who need them.

MLK-inspired event honors community leaders

The MLK-inspired youth empowerment seminar, held at McMillen Park Community Center aimed to arm young people with information that would help them succeed in life.

Komets topped by Tulsa 2-1

The Komets began a busy weekend with a 2-1 loss to the Tulsa Oilers on Friday night.

Councilman questioning city’s use of third-party firms

One City Councilman said what he saw with his own eyes makes him question the effectiveness of hiring third-party consultants. Russ Jehl (R-2) said the latest consultant hired by the city didn’t do enough.

Garrett basketball coach suspended after arrest

Garrett boys basketball coach Seth Coffing was arrested on battery charges at an Indianapolis nightclub hours after his Railroaders team played a game at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis early Sunday morning January 8.