Scene

Celebrating

Witness to change

Carmen Tse takes up arts festival cause

By Connie Haas Zuber

Wrapping up six celebrations of Arts United's 60th anniversary

On Stage

Back in the swing

The Brat Pack brings the cool back

By Michele DeVinney

The cool is back whenever The Brat Pack is on stage, and everybody's having fun.

Arts Talk

all for One at home

Theater troupe lands at Auer Center

By Bonnie Blackburn

A new performance home at Arts United's black box theater in the Auer Center has the all for One theater group thinking big.

On Stage

Labor of love

Musician/artist brings book to life

By Michele DeVinney

Kristine Papillon creates beautiful music on her violin, and her creation, "Crumpet the Trumpet," brings her passion to children.

Motivated to Serve

Making kids' lives better

Great Kids helps train social workers

By Bonnie Blackburn

Great programs to help improve the lives of the region's children motivate Nancy Springer and Great Kids make Great Communities.

Celebrating

Oh, say can I sing?

For the TinCaps

By Ben Smith

Longtime sportswriter Ben Smith finds out if he has the pipes to sing the national anthem.

Phoning Home

On Broadway

Fort Wayne native making his debut

By Nathan Gotsch

From bellman to Broadway, Michael Oberholtzer's dreams are becoming a reality.

Arts Talk

A home for the arts

Castle Gallery celebrates 20 years of style

By Bonnie Blackburn

For two decades, the Castle Gallery has provided a regal home for the arts in West Central.

Celebrating

Giving back

Elston helps the arts be all they can be

By Connie Haas Zuber

Fifth of six celebrations of Arts United's 60th anniversary

On Stage

Four sight

West Central Quartet brings unique jazz sound

By Michele DeVinney

The West Central Quartet jazzes up the city.

Motivated to Serve

New identity

Becoming the Positive Resource Center

By Bonnie Blackburn

Jeffrey Markley leads his 30-year-old agency into a new identity as the Positive Resource Center.

Arts Talk

New energy on Broadway

Terry Ratliff's gallery opens

By Bonnie Blackburn

The new gallery in town is bursting with the energy of Terry Ratliff and his brilliant art.

Phoning Home

Theatrical dream takes root

Laura Pittenger thriving in New York

By Deb Todd

Laura Pittenger's dreams of life in the Big Apple are coming true.

Sharing Heritage

Fueled by friendliness

Gas station owner finds welcome in Fort Wayne

By Melissa Rinehart

Onkar Mann fell in love with Fort Wayne once he moved here from his native India, and his entrepreneurial spirit feels right at home, too.

Celebrating

A community jewel

Doug Wood values Arts United

By Connie Haas Zuber

Fourth of six celebrations of Arts United's 60th anniversary