INDIANAPOLIS — Gov. Eric Holcomb spoke March 31, saying that he would be updating his executive order on restaurants and bars to match the timing of Indiana’s stay-at-home order, which lasts until April 7.
Indiana Tech had planned to move to a test-optional admissions process for its traditional undergraduate applicants in fall 2021, but it has moved up plans because of COVID-19.
SHIPSHEWANA — The economic slowdown caused by the coronavirus and COVID-19 is hitting businesses across the county hard, especially hotels, and LaGrange County hotels are not immune.
SHIPSHEWANA — Business in Shipshewana has slowed to a crawl with the state restrictions meant to slow the spread of the coronavirus. But by forcing a limit on the size of crowds at any event and limiting restaurants to carry-out service only, the coronavirus has thrown business in Shipshewan…
My company’s business strategy changed five years ago when we moved from traditional, in-person training, communication and events, and instead committed to mastering technology.
Testing capability remains limited, and that’s about as much as Parkview Health is stating at this point about the coronavirus in northeast Indiana.
It is worth noting, in the thick of our great national quarantine, that we have gone in a heartbeat from an ordinary civil society to a step short of martial law.
The Allen Circuit Court announced March 30 that new Magistrate Ashley N. Hand’s public swearing-in ceremony, originally set for April 6, has been postponed due the COVID-19 emergency.
The U.S. House of Representatives voted overwhelming by voice March 27 for the $2 trillion coronavirus relief package.
While businesses across the country temporarily close or lay off workers to cut costs during the COVID-19 pandemic, Indiana’s Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification Act notices are starting to tell the effects on the region.
The trickle-down effect of two retail stores in Angola, Fort Wayne and elsewhere in Indiana temporarily closing due to COVID-19 has caused layoffs at a janitorial cleaning company.
What’s a handbag and accessories company to do when a national crisis occurs and it has a bunch of people who sew? It makes face masks and gowns that are expected to be needed by hospital workers on the COVID-19 front lines.
American Electric Power Foundation, on behalf of Fort Wayne-based Indiana Michigan Power, is donating emergency funds of $240,000 to help communities it serves in Indiana and Michigan deal with the COVID-19 pandemic.
Pent up demand for homes and very low mortgage rates have kept area real estate agents busy despite precautions required to help slow the spread of COVID-19.
For ages it has been an appreciation for convenience and growing familiarity with e-commerce that has increased consumer participation in online banking. Now, coronavirus concerns are inducing customers who resisted the trend for years to give it a try.
INDIANAPOLIS — Indiana is still in the upswing of COVID-19 cases, as 336 new cases were identified since March 26, the biggest single-day increase yet. Allen County had three more cases bringing its number to 22 with one death.
First Fridays, a monthly leadership growth and networking event, will be online until further notice because of COVID-19, it was announced March 26.
WASHINGTON – Sen. Todd Young, R-IN, voted in favor of the Senate’s phase 3 coronavirus emergency relief package, known as the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act).
Stay-at-home orders are in place for most Midwestern states, and while daily life slows down, the questions about COVID-19 and new laws continue at a breakneck pace. Last week, the Families First Coronavirus Response Act was passed by Congress which creates: 1. emergency paid sick leave; and…
Fort Wayne area nonprofits wasted no time in applying for Blue Jacket’s offer of free disinfecting and sanitation cleaning services.
KENDALLVILLE — On the first day of Indiana’s hunker down order telling people to stay home, a lot of people spent the day... at work.
No, the Fort Wayne Police Department isn’t going to go looking for people not in compliance with the Gov. Eric Holcomb’s stay-at-home order.
COLUMBIA CITY — When a person dies, a large part of the grieving process takes place at the funeral, where friends and family share stories, comfort each other and offer support.
On March 24, Weisser Park Youth Center is closed for cleaning so there is no free meal service at that location. Meals will still be served at Jennings Recreation Center, Cooper Center, and McMillen Park Community Center in Fort Wayne.
Purdue University Fort Wayne has created an emergency fund for students, knowing that nine out of 10 of them need to work to cover their education and living expenses.
The Huntington County Community Foundation and United Way of Huntington County have teamed up to commit $25,000 each toward the creation of the Huntington County Emergency Relief Fund to help support those in the community who will be most affected by the health and economic effects of the c…
Within three days of the state announcing the temporary closure of its bars and restaurants to all but carry-out business, more than 22,000 Indiana residents had filed for unemployment insurance benefits. And that figure more than doubled by the end of the week.
Director of Ohio Department of Public Health Amy Acton on March 22 issued a stay-at-home order for all Ohio residents to halt the spread of COVID-19, which was known to have killed three Buckeyes and hospitalized 83. All residents must remain in their homes or places of residence. Those usin…
After learning that some Allen County churches planned to hold small Bible studies with more than 10 people present, the county health commissioner has put restrictions on churches in the county to slow the spread of COVID-19.
Don’t expect a coronavirus check from the federal government right away, Rep. Jim Banks, R-3rd, said in a Facebook Live town hall-styled teleconference with constituents March 20.
It is all hands on deck in the Medication Room at Matthew 25 Health and Dental Clinic, Operations Director Ermina Mustedanagic said in a statement March 19.
Beginning on March 23, garbage and recycling crews will collect only city of Fort Wayne-issued carts used for residential collection. Workers will not pick up additional personal containers, bags, boxes or bulk items. Following public health guidelines, these restrictions are being institute…
INDIANAPOLIS — Indiana Gov. Eric Holcomb has expanded his executive order due to COVID-19, which will include numerous actions, including keeping schools closed through May 1, it was announced March 20.
Macy's and Victoria's Secret both announced March 18 that they plan to temporarily close their stores because of COVID-19.