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POSTED: 04/13/17 at 9:59 am. FILED UNDER: Entertainment, News

New Haven United Methodist Women Rummage Sale

Wednesday, May 3 – 1:00pm to 3:00 pm $2.00 admission Early Bird Shopping and 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm  Open to Public

Thursday, May 4 -   9:00 a.m. to 6:00 pm

Friday, May 5 -  9:00 a.m. to Noon.   $2.00 bag sale

POSTED: 04/11/17 at 10:35 am. FILED UNDER: Entertainment, News

The Lake Improvement Association will host the third annual Summer Kickoff festival from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. Saturday, June 3 near the Villa Nova shelter house on the northeast side of Grand Lake St. Marys. Admission is free to the public, with all proceeds from events and concessions going toward the improvement of Grand Lake St. Marys. Learn more at lakeimprovement.com/event/summer-kickoff.

POSTED: 04/10/17 at 9:15 am. FILED UNDER: Business, Entertainment

Bishop Dwenger High School production of Bye Bye Birdie is scheduled for performances on May 5, 6, and 7. The students involved in the Arts at Dwenger are a special group of kids and are extremely talented.

If you have interest, please go our facebook page: www.facebook.com/bishopdwengerchoiranddrama and select the “event” page for Bye Bye Birdie to see a few “behind the scenes” pictures and videos.

POSTED: 04/02/17 at 7:49 pm. FILED UNDER: Entertainment, News, Schools

Father’s Day 5K – Saturday, June 17, 2017

Celebrate Father’s Day weekend by running for your Father or in honor of your Father (or Father figure). Bring the entire family for a fun morning of activities, including a Kid’s Fun Run before the 5k. After the race enjoy a pancake breakfast with your family. It’s a great opportunity to run for someone you love. If you have a heart to help but cannot join the race, volunteer opportunities are available. Proceeds from the event will benefit the ministries of Associated Churches.

Advanced registration is $15 for ages 15 & Under and $25 for ages 16 & up. A family maximum of $80 is available for families with two adults and multiple children. Late registration is $30 for ages 16 & up.

Each runner will receive a commemorative dog tag and a t-shirt. Awards will be presented to the top male & female runner in each age group category. Advance packet pickup is available on Friday, June 16th from 8am to Noon and 4pm to 6pm at Associated Churches, 602 E. Wayne Street.
*Register by June 9th to ensure a t-shirt.

  • 7:30am – Registration begins on site
  • 8:00am – Kid’s Fun Run begins on site
  • 8:30am – Fathers Day 5K begins on site

POSTED: 04/01/17 at 1:13 pm. FILED UNDER: Church, Entertainment, News

Southern Fort Wayne’s Hottest New Event Venue

The Eden Invites the Community to an Open House After an Extensive Renovation

WHO: The Eden

WHAT: Grand Opening and ribbon cutting ceremony

WHEN: April 15nd 2017, 12:00PM-4:00PM

WHERE: The Eden Property, 14013 Emanuel Rd. Hoagland IN 46745

After 4 months of renovations from the previously known Quixote Hills, The Eden will open their doors to the public with an ribbon cutting ceremony and open house event on April 15th between 12:00 PM and 4:00 PM. Special event vendors Mad Anthony, Shigs in Pit, Bakerstreet, The Hoppy Gnome, Calatblu, Conrad Catering, Remember When Photography, Summity City Rentals, Dallich Entertainment, and Fort Wayne Chocolate Fountain will provide guests with samples and quality service. The Eden will serve cocktails, wine, craft, and domestic brews throughout the open house.

About the Company:

Quixote Hills was sold to D&D Investment Group in December of 2016, later renamed The Eden. The Eden is invested in bringing life back to the former event facility by hosting several different types of private and promotional events. “We are excited for the new adventures that are yet to come here at The Eden. There are great opportunities of growth and advancement within the community and cannot wait to be a part of the each celebration held here at The Eden” said Stephanie Davis, owner of The Eden.

POSTED: 03/22/17 at 10:20 am. FILED UNDER: Business, Entertainment, News

Allen County Aces Traveling Baseball introduce Family Fun Fest

The Allen County Aces Host Family Fun Fest and Will Donate portion of Proceeds to Erin’s House

WHO: The Eden

WHAT: 5K race, wiffleball tournament, cornhole tournament, to support the Allen County Aces as well as benefitting Erin’s House.

WHEN: April 22nd 2017, 12:00PM-4:00PM

WHERE: The Eden Property, 14013 Emanuel Rd. Hoagland IN 46745

The Allen County Aces Traveling Baseball Team for boys 12 and under will be hosting Family Fun fest on April 22nd 2017 in Hoagland, Indiana. This event will host several events such as a 5K walk/run, wiffleball tournament, cornhole tournament, and family friendly activities. There will be several vendors, food trucks, and bar service. Join us in supporting The Aces and Erin’s House.

About the Company:

The Allen County Aces organization was created in 2015 to provide a higher level of competition for talented and motivated area baseball players with a commitment to the improvement of their skills in a family focused environment. The team works hard to win games, but winning never becomes more important than teamwork and good sportsmanship. The Aces’ coaches ask players to work towards excellence, not perfection. We believe baseball is a fun and challenging game that requires players to develop the ability to overcome mistakes and to look forward to their next opportunity. Ultimately, the development of skills and team focused play is our guideline for our program, which we believe will create better baseball players and better individuals.

POSTED: 03/22/17 at 10:12 am. FILED UNDER: Entertainment, News, Sports

With St. Patrick’s Day around the corner and at least $5.3 billion expected to be spent for the holiday this year, the personal-finance website WalletHub today released its report on 2017′s Best Cities for St. Patrick’s Day Celebrations, along with cool stats about the holiday in its St. Patrick’s Day Fun Facts infographic.

To determine the best cities for celebrating Irish-American heritage, WalletHub’s number crunchers compared 200 of the largest U.S. cities across 16 key metrics, ranging from “Irish pubs and restaurants per capita” to “lowest price for a three-star hotel on St. Patrick’s Day” to “weather forecast.”

Top 20 Cities for St. Patrick’s Day
1 Buffalo, NY 11 Naperville, IL
2 Madison, WI 12 Rochester, NY
3 Boston, MA 13 Cincinnati, OH
4 Cedar Rapids, IA 14 Chicago, IL
5 Worcester, MA 15 Springfield, MA
6 Pittsburgh, PA 16 Springfield, MO
7 Akron, OH 17 St. Paul, MN
8 Tampa, FL 18 Overland Park, KS
9 Philadelphia, PA 19 Sioux Falls, SD
10 Cleveland, OH 20 Grand Rapids, MI

To view the full report and your city’s rank, please visit: https://wallethub.com/edu/best-worst-cities-for-st-patricks-day-celebrations/19603/

St. Patrick’s Day Fun Facts

  • 72 Minutes – Interval at which alcohol-related car crashes claim a life on St. Patrick’s Day.
  • $3,762 – Cost of an Uber ride from Boston to Dublin, Ohio (versus up to $24,000 for the total DUI cost).
  • $1.22 Million – Market value of a leprechaun’s pot of gold, which contains 1,000 gold coins weighing 1 ounce each.
  • 13 Million – Pints of Guinness that will be consumed worldwide on St. Patrick’s Day.
  • $5.3 Billion – Amount that will be spent collectively on St. Patrick’s Day 2017 (or $38 per person celebrating).

For the full infographic, please visit: https://wallethub.com/blog/st-patricks-day-facts/10960/

POSTED: 03/16/17 at 9:49 am. FILED UNDER: Entertainment

“Huge Annual Church Garage Sale…lots of housewares, home decor and clothes!

Address: Grace Gathering; 3157 Minnich Rd, New Haven, IN 46774

Dates of sale:

March 31, 9am to 4pm and April 1, 9am to 2pm”

POSTED: 03/06/17 at 2:44 pm. FILED UNDER: Church, Entertainment, News

From WalletHub:

With Valentine’s Day around the corner and more than 45 percent of all U.S. adults being single, the personal-finance website WalletHub today released its report on 2017′s Best & Worst States for Singles.

To help unattached Americans improve their chances of finding love, WalletHub’s data team compared the 50 states and the District of Columbia across 23 key indicators of dating-friendliness. The data set ranges from “share of single adults” to “movie costs” to “nightlife options per capita.”

Best States for Singles Worst States for Singles
1 Washington 42 Maryland
2 Colorado 43 Tennessee
3 California 44 South Carolina
4 Montana 45 New Mexico
5 South Dakota 46 Kentucky
6 Texas 47 Alaska
7 Hawaii 48 West Virginia
8 Nevada 49 Arkansas
9 District of Columbia 50 Alabama
10 Florida 51 Mississippi

Best vs. Worst

  • The District of Columbia has the highest share of single adults, 69.58 percent, 1.8 times higher than in Utah, which has the lowest at 38.44 percent.
  • North Dakota has the lowest unemployment rate for single population, 4.58 percent, 3.5 times lower than in Mississippi, which has the highest at 15.81 percent.
  • The District of Columbia has the most full-service restaurants per 100,000 residents, 124.48, 2.3 times more than in Utah, which has the fewest at 54.59.
  • New Hampshire has the most fitness and recreational facilities per 100,000 residents, 16.54, 2.9 times more than in Hawaii, which has the fewest at 5.76.
  • Wyoming has the most movie theaters per 100,000 residents, 4.49, 5.2 times more than in Louisiana, which has the fewest at 0.86.
  • Vermont has the lowest violent-crime rate per 100,000 residents, 118, 10.8 times lower than in the District of Columbia, which has the highest at 1,269.

To view the full report and your state or the District’s rank, please visit:
https://wallethub.com/edu/best-states-for-singles/31667/

 

POSTED: 02/10/17 at 10:01 am. FILED UNDER: Entertainment