Education News

Fort Wayne Has Country’s Lowest Cost of Living Again

Research and data company Niche listed Fort Wayne at No. 1 in its 2017 ranking of American cities with the lowest cost-of-living. The city of Fort Wayne announced the ranking Monday. Fort…

Lisa Hollister - Bike Safety

Warm weather brings bicyclist out on the road. Both bike riders and car drivers need to take preventitive measures to alleviate bike accidents. Lisa Hollister, Director of Trauma and Acute…

Church Offers Bike Repairs

This recent Friday morning is slow for Heart of the City's Operation Bicycle, a program Brown started that provides free bike repairs to economically struggling and homeless people. It even…

Matthew West - ‘Hello My Name Is”

Singer and Songwriter, Matthew West received many letters from listener's about how his song, "Hello My Name Is', resignated in their lives. The outpouring of letters inspired  Regardless of…

Matthew West - ‘Hello My Name Is”

Singer and Songwriter, Matthew West received many letters from listener's about how his song, "Hello My Name Is', resignated in their lives. The outpouring of letters inspired  Regardless of…

School Delays and Closings

Check here for school announcements during wintry or foggy conditions.

Kelly Byrd - Global Leadership Summit

The 2017 Global Leadership Summit will be held at the Fort Wayne Coliseum on August 10-11. With 12 key-note speakers,  the goal of the Summit  is to raise the leadership bar by providing…

New Program Works to Improve Kids’ Lives

Whether the needs to be met involve education, medical or mental treatment or help with nutrition and housing, “I think what we're seeing is that Allen County has the resources, but we are…

Korie Robertson and Chrys Howard - Duck Commander Happy, Happy, Happy Stories for Kids

Duck Commander Happy, Happy, Happy Stories for Kids follows the success of Korie Robertson and Chyrs Howard's previous books by engaging children with lively stories from the "Duck…

Grant Boosts County’s Efforts for it’s Children

Fort Wayne's evolving downtown skyline and riverfront are deservedly catching lots of attention. Not so noticeable but more important is development of the community's next generation. The…

Verbatim: IPFW to be called Purdue University Fort Wayne

"During the Purdue Board of Trustees meeting earlier today, the trustees approved a resolution to designate 'Purdue University Fort Wayne' as the new name for the campus that will arise from…

Coalition Educates Community

The Coalition for a Healthy Darke County is a group of community leaders who are doing wonderful things for our community! They are working hard to educate our students and parents on the…

Eric Tamashasky - Indiana Youth Institute Forum on Cyber Safety and Social Media

With the advancement of social media, cybercrimes are on the increase. Eric Tamashasky, head of cybercrimes with the St. Joesph County Police Department, talks with Melissa Montana…

Huntington University Gets Multicultural House

The purpose of the multicultural house is to provide a place where international and minority students can express their culture and bring that to the community. “It will become a space…

FWCS Joins On My Way Pre-K Program

With a noisy Adams Elementary School pre-K class in the background, representatives from Fort Wayne Community Schools and the United Way announced Wednesday the district will be an On My Way…

Judy Tillapaugh - 2017 IPFW Health Fair

Registered Dietitian, Judy Tillapaugh, provides information about the upcoming 'Be Empowered" Health Fair held at IPFW's Walb Student Union. The Health Fair will run from 9:00 a.m. - 3:00…

Six local middle schools get “Breakfast in the Classroom”

Thanks to a grant received by Fort Wayne Community Schools, students from six local middle schools will have a free breakfast to start their day. "Breakfast in the Classroom" assures 2,200…

Grace College Awards $2.2 Million at Presidential Scholarship Competition

Grace College hosted its 14th-annual Presidential Scholarship Competition on Friday and Saturday, Feb. 17 and 18. PSC is an invitation-only scholarship competition for qualifying high school…

Getting through school, Fort Wayne style

There are programs to help students complete college degrees. Conversations about going to college often focus on the emotionally-charged process of getting in. But what are colleges and…

Science Central

Why is Science Central important to the Fort Wayne community? Sure, it’s a fun place to bring the kids when the weather is rotten. But at its core, Science Central is much, much more than…

Steuben County Literacy Coalition

The mission of the Steuben County Literacy Coalition shall be to foster lifelong learning and improved literacy through high quality and accessible educational opportunities for children and…

United Way Steuben County

United Way improves lives by mobilizing the caring power of communities around the world to advance the common good. The mission of Steuben County United Way is to gather, in an accountable…

YMCA of Greater Fort Wayne

The YMCA of Greater Fort Wayne is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to put Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all.  To…

Voices of Unity Choir - Unity Performing Arts Foundation, Inc.

Voices Of Unity Youth Choir  is an organization dedicated to youth development in character, artistry and leadership. In addition to singing as a choir, students are also exposed to…

Great Kids make Great Communities

We believe that all kids can be great kids. Asset-building adults lead them to greatness! Great KIDS make Great COMMUNITIES is a resource for anyone who wants to give kids what they need to…