Mayor Tom Henry, Parks & Recreation Director Al Moll and City Councilman Glynn Hines joined area preschool children today to dedicate the McMillen Park Kid’s Korner Indoor Playground. The accessible playground is the largest indoor playground in the region.
Wabash, IN – The animated stage production of Max and Ruby Nutcracker Suite will delight children and adults alike with its performance taking place at the Honeywell Center Ford Theater on Wed. Dec. 10 at 7 p.m.
Indianapolis, IN — As the nation recognizes November as American Diabetes Month, psychologists are sharing an important message about diabetes and mental well-being: With a positive attitude and a strong support network, people can and do live well with diabetes.
Animal Care & Control is offering free straw to any Allen County resident in need of animal bedding during these cold days of winter. Pet owners are urged to continually monitor the needs of pets whenever the animals are outdoors. The straw is being offered through private donation to be used for bedding and to keep the ground surrounding a doghouse mud-free.
Whether it’s Mom, Dad, Grandma or Grandpa — or your spouse — the “holiday quarter” can present special challenges for families with a loved one suffering from dementia.
November is National Adoption Awareness Month, a time to raise awareness about the adoption of children and youth from foster care. Since 2007, Allen Superior Court has joined the national observance by setting aside a day in November to celebrate and honor local families who adopt.
INDIANAPOLIS, IN — November is National Lung Cancer Awareness Month. Lung cancer is the leading cause of preventable and premature cancer deaths in the United States and Indiana. During 2012, approximately 4,674 Indiana residents were diagnosed with lung cancer, and 3,958 died as a result of the disease.
Despite the many monumental glass ceilings that have been broken for the equal rights of all citizens in the United States, unique challenges persist for many, including, potentially, half the population, says Jennifer Carroll, the first female — and first African American — elected lieutenant governor of Florida and a retired U.S. Navy lieutenant commander.
INDIANAPOLIS – Commissioner of the Indiana Bureau of Motor Vehicles (BMV) Don Snemis announced today that the BMV has launched a website that allows customers to determine if they are eligible for an Excise Tax refund.
Do you bring reusable tote bags with you to the farmer’s market and program your thermostat to a lower temperature when you’re out on the town or sleeping? Is a hybrid car parked in your garage? Even if you are already making great strides to reduce your environmental footprint, chances are you can still find additional ways to live a more eco-friendly lifestyle. For example, if you own a pet, explore the following ways to incorporate green living into pet care.