Yom HaShoah, known in the United States as Holocaust Remembrance Day, is observed annually to honor the six million Jews murdered during the Holocaust in Nazi Germany, and took place on April 11 and 12 this year. The Jewish Federation of Fort Wayne and New Tech Academy of Wayne High School partnered to commemorate the day in the city Monday.
Arts and Culture
Saturday is Record Store Day , and here in Fort Wayne, that means Wooden Nickel Records and Neat! Neat! Neat! Records and Music employees are working overtime to get everything in order, on the shelves and ready for the fun.
The Indiana Commission on Improving the Status of Children wants to help spread a nationally-recognized suicide prevention program to as many health care providers across the state as possible. Indiana has one of the highest teen suicide rates in the country – 1 in 5 Hoosier teens reports seriously considering suicide in the past year. Indiana Division of Mental Health and Addiction Medical Director Leslie Hulvershorn says that’s in part because health care providers can’t effectively...
Behind The Mic
To volunteer show host, Bill Forsythe , unwinding for the weekend means serving up a freeform mix of jazz-driven music, which he does, every other Friday night, on WBOI's "Friday Vibe."