(WANE) An empty plot of land sitting in the Bay Meadows housing addition off Landin Road will soon become the new home of Matthew Moeller and his family. Moeller suffered from a traumatic brain injury and deals with daily pain in his knees and back from a 2009 I.E.D. explosion while he was serving in Afghanistan. Builders broke [...]

POSTED: 09/24/14 at 6:50 am. FILED UNDER: News

NHB Editor What is the fastest growing sport in the world?  Did you guess Disc Golf? What is Disc Golf? Disc golf is played much like traditional golf. Instead of a ball and clubs, however, players use a flying disc. The sport was formalized in the 1970′s, and shares with “ball golf” the object of [...]

POSTED: 09/22/14 at 7:10 pm. FILED UNDER: News, Robert's Rants

On Saturday, the Boys’ Cross Country team finished 3rd out of 14 schools at the Van Wert Invitational.  Deric lead the team with a 3rd Place finish.  Earning medals for the varsity team were Josh Hiatt (10th), Jordan Lahr (19th), and Brayan Pizano (20th).  Also placing for the varsity team were Michael Meyer (26th), Grant [...]

POSTED: 09/22/14 at 7:03 pm. FILED UNDER: Sports

NHB Editor The Fort Wayne one mile walk to raise Alzheimer’s awareness was held this past Saturday at Headwaters Park.  New Haven was well represented as several generations of the Werling/Shaffer/Kumming/Towsley family walked to honor a family member as did the Anderson/Keibel family. The walk’s mission is to eliminate Alzheimer’s disease through the advancement of [...]

POSTED: 09/22/14 at 11:13 am. FILED UNDER: News, Robert's Rants

As temperatures begin to drop in the Northern Hemisphere and the leaves begin to turn different shades of red, orange and yellow, the 2014 autumnal equinox, when day and night are the same length, is approaching. While many people see Labor Day as the unofficial end to summer, the first day of fall 2014 does not [...]

POSTED: 09/22/14 at 7:14 am. FILED UNDER: Entertainment

Bishop Dwenger will be offering an ACT/SAT prep class.  The class will include 14 sessions starting September 23 and meeting every Tuesday and Thursday designed to help the student become familiar with both the ACT and SAT college admissions tests.  Stop by the NHHS Guidance for more information or check out www.bishopdwenger.com

POSTED: 09/22/14 at 6:55 am. FILED UNDER: Schools

Downtown trick or treat Friday October 31, 2014 (Broadway will be closed during this time) 5:00-7:00 pm All children must be accompanied by an adult Halloween Carnival in Schnelker Park 5:00-6:30 pm (If the weather is bad, this event will be held at Park Hill gym)

POSTED: 09/22/14 at 6:53 am. FILED UNDER: News

PATRICIA L. GEBERT, 82, of New Haven, passed away Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014 at Parkview Regional Medical Center, Fort Wayne. Born in Vene-docia, Ohio, she was the daughter of the late Morgan and Mary (Grant) Evans. She was a member of New Haven United Methodist Church. Her grandchildren and great-grandchildren were among her greatest joys [...]

POSTED: 09/22/14 at 6:31 am. FILED UNDER: Obits

Dave Gong The Journal Gazette For visitors to Jefferson Township Park just east of New Haven, the stars are about to get a little brighter. That’s because the park is going to house the Fort Wayne Astronomical Society’s new Star*Quest Observatory. “The observatory is designed to meet the public,” the observatory’s project manager Gene Stringer [...]

POSTED: 09/20/14 at 8:36 am. FILED UNDER: News

NHB Editor To better understand what occurs every Thursday afternoon at the First Baptist Church on Werling Road, I decided to experience it firsthand this past Thursday.  What I observed is best summed up by the Bread Ministry’s director, Rob Creek, who stated, “whatever God gives us, we give it away” . . . and [...]

POSTED: 09/19/14 at 9:30 am. FILED UNDER: Church, News, Robert's Rants