NHL hockey team plays with service dog in training

The NHL's St. Louis Blues invite a puppy, a service dog in training, on to the ice to have some fun after practice.

Walgreens collects 15,000 pounds of caps for Sammie’s Buddy Bench Project

9-year-old Sammie Vance from Fort Wayne helped spread the idea of the buddy bench.  A bench where someone who is lonely can sit and then other students may join them.  The idea is to help kids form friendships and combat loneliness in schools.  Sammie started collecting recycled caps to make the buddy benches.  Now they exist in several Fort Wayne schools.  The idea went national and 150 Indiana Walgreens stores collected caps for Sammie’s Budd…

Forever Home Friday: Meet Tifa

Latifah is looking for her forever home! This sweet girl is only 9 months old, but unfortunately she’s heart-worm positive.  The Allen County SPCA is taking care of all of her treatments and she’s currently in the foster-to-adopt program.  If you’re interested in getting to know her, just click here. 

4-H participant Tobyn Smith shows his sheep at Allen County fair

The Allen County Fair is all about 4-H.  Tobyn Smith has been participating in the program for nine years. He was kind enough to show morning anchors Julian Teekaram and Pauleen Le what it’s all about.  His favorite 4-H projects includes Swine and Sheep; because he gets to connect with the animal which makes them and himself better.  Tobyn is a 2018 Top Achiever in the 4-H program. 

Lunch on the Square: Pauleen and Julian get a taste for Fork and Fiddle

FORT WAYNE, Ind. — (Fort Wayne’s NBC) Lunch on the Square is back for another week! More than a dozen food trucks will be parked at Freimann Square from 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Thursday. This week Pauleen and Julian got a taste for Fork and Fiddle.  For more information on Lunch on the Square, click here.  For more information on Fork and Fiddle, click here. 

Forever Home Friday: Meet Saxon

Sweet Saxon is looking for her forever home! She’s a 1-year-old Chihuahua mix who loves to cuddle.  The Allen County SPCA is also partnering with Cinda B to hold a Paws and Purses Adoption Event.  That’s on Saturday, July 21 from 10 AM to 2 PM.  If you’re interested in adopting Saxon or want to learn more about the adoption event, just click here. 

Lunch on the Square: Pauleen and Julian taste some Wicked Good Cupcakes!

FORT WAYNE, Ind. — (Fort Wayne’s NBC) Lunch on the Square is back for another week! More than a dozen food trucks will be parked at Freimann Square Thursday from 11:30a.m. – 1:30p.m. for the event.  This week morning anchors Pauleen Le and Julian Teekaram checked out Wicked Good Cupcakes. For more information on Wicked Good Cupcakes, click here. For more information on Lunch on the Square, click here.

National Hot Dog Day: Julian and Pauleen celebrate at Fort Wayne’s Famous Coney Island

Wednesday, July 18 is National Hot Dog Day! In honor of the holiday, morning anchors Julian Teekaram and Pauleen Le are learning how to make the perfect hot dog at Fort Wayne’s Famous Coney Island.  The business was recently featured in a People Magazine article about the best coney dogs in every state. In the article, People Magazine featured the restaurant and its Original Coney Island Hot Dog.

Forever Home Friday: Meet Katja

Katja is looking for her forever home! She’s 1-year-old and weighs 30 pounds.  And the folks at the Allen County SPCA says she won’t get much bigger.  Interested? Contact the Allen County SPCA at 260-744-0454. For more information on how to adopt, click here. 

Fun in the Fort: Check out Three Rivers Festival and Open Streets

Three Rivers Festival Friday, July 13 – Saturday, July 21 • Downtown Fort Wayne Fort Wayne’s largest downtown summer party is back! Kick off the celebrations with the Parade on July 14. Then, enjoy the famous Chalk Walk, concerts, food, and family fun! Art of the Garden Opens Saturday, July 14 • Botanical Conservatory This unique exhibit blurs the line between landscape and fine art. Local artist, Daniel Dienelt, uses features found in nature to create a hum…

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