The yearly lighting of the Santa display. Courtesy Visit Fort Wayne.

Night of Lights shines downtown

Beginning at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, thousands are expected to follow the lights of Fort Wayne’s holiday season as they are lit.

FILE - In this Nov. 28, 2014 file photo, Target shoppers Kelly Foley, left, Debbie Winslow, center, and Ann Rich use a smartphone to look at a competitor's prices while shopping  shortly after midnight on Black Friday, in South Portland, Maine. The Black Friday shopping weekend may be losing its mojo. A survey of shoppers released Sunday, Nov. 30, 2014, by the National Retail Federation shows how early discounting, more online shopping and an improving economy have fewer people shopping on the weekend that kicks off the holiday shopping season. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty, File)

Holiday shopping news

Before you head out the door or hit the internet, check out our wane.com special section devoted to hoiday shopping.

A vehicle crashed into Peters Body Shop at 4392 Bluffton Road on Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2016.

Vehicle crashes into body shop

City Code enforcement officers were called to Peters Body Shop at 4392 Bluffton Road after the crash to determine whether the building was sound.

suspect's vehicle

New Haven police search for dumpster arsonist

The New Haven Police Department is hoping someone recognizes a car seen in security video near the times when a dumpster was set on fire at New Haven High School.

File: Motorist drive into downtown Fort Wayne.

New street design resolution adopted in Fort Wayne

The resolution can include many design elements including sidewalks, bike lanes, special bus lanes, safe crossing opportunities, median islands, and accessible pedestrian signals.