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Jennie Williamson Concert at Central Lutheran

Central Lutheran School invites you to experience Christian artist, Jennie Williamson, in concert on Friday, November 3 at 6:30pm. This FREE event for families of all ages will be held in Central’s new gymnasium. Central Lutheran is located at 900 Green Street in New Haven.

Jennie travels all across the country sharing her music and message to pastors, teachers, moms and dads, men and women, and boys and girls. With selling over 750,000 CDs, it is estimated that Jennie has touched the lives of over 2 million people.

Central Lutheran School serves over 400 students and offers classes for students in 3-year old preschool through 8th grade. For additional information about the school or information about enrolling your child, go to or call 260-493-2502.


POSTED: 10/19/17 at 9:30 am. FILED UNDER: Church, Entertainment, News, Schools

Official New Haven Community Trick or Treat Hours

Tuesday, October 31

6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

Downtown Trick or Treat

Tuesday, October 31

4:00 – 6:00 p.m.

All Children must be accompanied by an Adult

We at the New Haven Chamber of Commerce, New Haven Parks Department and the downtown businesses hope you have a



POSTED: 10/03/17 at 8:29 pm. FILED UNDER: Entertainment, News

With family moving season at its peak and Indiana boasting the sixth lowest state unemployment rate and the ninth lowest cost of living in the U.S., the personal-finance website WalletHub today released its report identifying 2017’s Best Places to Live in Indiana for Families.

To determine the most suitable places to put down roots in the Hoosier State, WalletHub’s analysts compared more than 70 cities in the state across 21 key indicators of family-friendliness, ranging from median family income to school-system quality to housing affordability.

Top 20 Indiana Cities for Raising a Family

1 Carmel 11 Granger
2 Fishers 12 St. John
3 Westfield 13 West Lafayette
4 Zionsville 14 Chesterton
5 Avon 15 Columbus
6 Jasper 16 Yorktown
7 Noblesville 17 Washington
8 Brownsburg 18 Greenwood
9 Plainfield 19 Greenfield
10 Auburn 20 Fort Wayne

Best vs. Worst

  • Carmel has the most playgrounds per 100,000 residents, 18, which is 18 times more than in Evansville, the city with the fewest at one.
  • Dyer has the fewest violent crimes per 1,000 residents, 0.12, which is 122.8 times fewer than in Elkhart, the city with the most at 14.74.
  • Zionsville has the highest median annual family income (adjusted for cost of living), $117,979, which is 3.7 times higher than in East Chicago, the city with the lowest at $31,939.
  • Granger has the lowest separation and divorce rate, 8.26 percent, which is 4.7 times lower than in Gary, the city with the highest at 38.99 percent.
  • Zionsville has the lowest share of families receiving food stamps, 1.42 percent, which is 31.7 times lower than in East Chicago, the city with the highest at 44.95 percent.

To view the full report and your city’s rank, please visit:

POSTED: 08/28/17 at 8:29 am. FILED UNDER: Entertainment, News

On August 30 New Haven Parks Department’s Farmers Market is hosting a Paws in the Park adoption information event from 4 pm – 7 pm. Organizations participating include Allen County Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, FW Pet Food Pantry, EB Feline Rehoming, H.O.P.E. for Animals, FW Pitbull Coalition. Come out & visit these organizations to talk with them about adopting, fostering, volunteering, and helping provide food for our four legged friends. Bring your leashed pets for a fun event at the park. Be sure to bring cans or bags of pet food to donate to the Pet Food Pantry!

POSTED: 08/17/17 at 11:43 am. FILED UNDER: Entertainment, News

POSTED: 07/26/17 at 10:19 pm. FILED UNDER: Entertainment, News

The American Dream Wrestling Event
When: Saturday August 12th, 2017 4:00pm – 11:30pm
Where: American Legion post 241, 7605 Bluffton Rd Fort Wayne, IN 46809
(260) 747-7851

What: The American Dream wresting event at the American Legion post 241 will have headlining Dick the Bruiser Jr. and our very own Mike “Shotgun” Shuler. We will have a meet and greet for children @ 3:30pm, and after the event live entertainment with Gypsy Bandits. There will be food and beverages available for purchase.

POSTED: 07/21/17 at 8:29 am. FILED UNDER: Entertainment

14th Annual Railroad Heritage Weekend -  July 29th & 30th

The Van Wert County Historical Society will be sponsoring our 14th Annual Railroad Heritage Weekend on July 29th & 30th, from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm on Saturday, and from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm on Sunday, at the Van Wert County Fairgrounds, 1055 S Washington St. (US 127), Van Wert, OH.  Admission is $4.00 for Adults. Children (12 and under), and Scouts in uniform, are free.  We will have over 150 tables of model railroad/train bargains.  We will also have at least a dozen modular model railroad, and Lionel train layouts, operating, or on display.  Two additional buildings have been re-served to display the additional layouts.  Good Food & Beverages will be available.  Parking is Free.  Contacts are Jan Dunlap (419) 238-4207) or Chuck White (567) 259-3340


All the proceeds received from this event benefits the VWCHS, a not-for-profit 501c organization.

POSTED: 07/21/17 at 8:27 am. FILED UNDER: Entertainment

New Haven Night At the TinCaps

Thursday, August 3rd

Join us as we celebrate!

Tickets Just $7 each

Reserve your tickets by July 21

To reserve your ticket contact the New Haven Chamber of Commerce at 260-749-4484

POSTED: 07/17/17 at 10:01 am. FILED UNDER: Entertainment, News

With summer being peak moving season, the personal-finance website WalletHub took a close look at 2017′s Best Beach Towns to Live in.

To determine the most livable beachside communities, WalletHub compared 227 cities across 49 key metrics. The data set ranges from housing costs to share of for-sale waterfront homes to quality of beach water.

Top 20 Best Beach Towns in America
1 Naples, FL 11 Lahaina, HI
2 Key West, FL 12 Sarasota, FL
3 Eden Prairie, MN 13 Kihei, HI
4 Traverse City, MI 14 Jupiter, FL
5 St. Augustine, FL 15 Stillwater, MN
6 Charleston, SC 16 Chanhassen, MN
7 Marco Island, FL 17 Cloquet, MN
8 Key Biscayne, FL 18 Stoughton, WI
9 Boca Raton, FL 19 Mill Valley, CA
10 Duluth, MN 20 Olathe, KS

Best vs. Worst

  • La Porte, Texas, has the lowest median home price as a share of income, 1.80, which is nine times lower than in Malibu, Calif., the city with the highest at 16.19.
  • Wailuku, Hawaii, has the lowest median annual property taxes, 0.16 percent, which is 23.8 times lower than in Zion, Ill., the city with the highest at 3.80 percent.
  • Traverse City and Alpena, Mich., have the fewest disaster declarations (since 1953), three each, which is 19.7 times fewer than in seven California cities: Santa Monica, Redondo Beach, Manhattan Beach, Hermosa Beach, Santa Fe Springs, Palos Verdes Estates and Malibu, which have the most at 59 each.
  • Rye, N.Y., has the lowest property crimes per 1,000 residents, 2.99, which is 48.1 times lower than in Myrtle Beach, S.C., the city with the highest at 143.86.
  • Hermosa Beach, Calif., has the highest walk score, 84, which is 7.6 times higher than in Navarre, Fla., and Mequon, Wis., the cities with the lowest at 11.
  • Manhattan Beach, Calif. has the most beach volleyball courts (per square root of the population), 0.1166, which is 44.8 times more than in Savannah, Ga., the city with the fewest at 0.0026.

To view the full report and your city’s rank, please visit:

POSTED: 07/01/17 at 8:19 pm. FILED UNDER: Entertainment, News

POSTED: 05/31/17 at 9:06 am. FILED UNDER: Entertainment, News