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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…

Run Honors Fathers And Community

“Encouraging” was a word many race participants used in describing their dads, and, sometimes, their grandfathers. William Harris, 79, of Fort Wayne, spoke of his father's extraordinary…

100+ FREE Things to do in Fort Wayne this Summer!

Looking for free fun in Fort Wayne this summer? We've compiled the list of all the free things you can do this summer!   Check out all of the fun activities here!

A Life Saved Through Revive OHIO

God used Revive OHIO in Greenville to save this young lady's life!  Praise the Lord!!  Read her story here.

GLS Podcast - Dr. Henry Cloud, Leadership Visions

We encounter different kinds of people as we steward our leadership visions. Using language from ancient wisdom literature, Dr. Henry Cloud categorizes them as wise, foolish and evil. In…

Setting An Example For Youths

Chip Clark's office has black and orange walls. A basketball is on the floor next to the coat rack. There are awards, newspaper clippings and pictures of his family. But Clark is quick to…

Greater Fort Wayne, Inc.

Greater Fort Wayne, Inc. strives to build up the city and give Fort Wayne citizens the best quality of life in Northeast Indiana. They focus on supporting local business and attracting new…

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…

School Delays and Closings

Check here for school announcements during wintry or foggy conditions.

Fort Wayne Girl Scout Awarded For Saving Mom’s Life

One day in May 2016, Morgan was home with her mother, Katie Bracht, when Katie Bracht became unresponsive. A diabetic, Katie Bracht’s blood sugar level had become dangerously low. Morgan, a…

Officers, Citizens Recognized For Deeds

Several awards went to officers and citizens saving lives. There were tales of kindness, bravery and valor at the annual awards ceremony that honored about 50 police officers and 10 private…

TinCap Proud of ‘Momma’s Boy’ Label

Unknown in pregnancy, she had gestational diabetes, which led to G.K.'s size at birth, and doctors had to break his right shoulder to safely deliver him, then free his neck of the…

Tourism’s Role Wins Praise at City Luncheon

The luncheon was part of a statewide celebration of National Tourism and Travel Week, which is recognized by both national and state travel and tourism organizations. “It's a great time to…

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…

Something Special for Mom

Happy Mother's Day 2017! A number of other local restaurants have Mother's Day specials planned. Check out www.journalgazette.net/food/the-dish for details that Journal Gazette columnist…

Greenville Woman Finds Hope in Recovery

There IS hope for those fighting addiction in our community! Groups like the Union City Chapter of A Better Life - Brianna's Hope are providing resources and friendship, and it's made a…

Richmond 10-Year-Old Helps Others with Diabetes

Avery is a 10-year-old in Richmond who was diagnosed a year ago with Type 1 Diabetes. She has learned a lot in the last year about overcoming the challenges of this disease and wants to help…

STAR Spotlight

HEARING OUR IMPACT! We're excited to introduce our new STAR Spotlight Newsletter!  Check out upcoming events. Look back at some of our favorite moments that we got to enjoy with YOU as…

Choose Us for Kroger Community Rewards!

STAR 88.3 is now a part of Kroger Community Rewards!  You can partner with us simply by following the steps below and Kroger will give back to us as a non-profit organization in this…

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…

Greenville Prom-Goers Can Win A Car

Greenville's After Prom party has a great incentive for students to attend - they can win a car! Thanks so much to SVG Chevrolet for once again helping our kids stay safe on prom night! 

4th Graders Celebrate Arbor Day

All the 4th grade students at Mississinawa Valley got an education on trees and a Blue Spruce seedling to take home and plant for Arbor Day last week. How cool! Thanks to Ansonia Lumber…

Golf Event Has Raised $400K to Fight Parkinson’s

A golfer in Richmond was diagnosed with Parkinson's disease eight years ago. He has made lemonade from that lemon! He created an annual golf charity event that has raised $400,000 to fight…

Clear Creek Park Gets Special Playground

Five Earlham College seniors took a class project and turned it into a labor of love. They are creating a park in Richmond for kids with special needs. Equipment will be friendly to physical…

Arcanum Holds First Heroin Awareness Town Hall Meeting

Another town in our community is addressing addiction. Another church is getting involved. It's great to see our community joining together to help solve this problem!  Here's the story: