The League for the Blind and Disabled partnered with the University of Saint Francis for an art exhibit that opened last week. The show called “Sensing Beauty: A Multi-Sensory Art Experience” lives up to its name. Kristin Miller, assistant professor of public relations, helped build the partnership between the university and the League for the Blind and Disabled. “They needed a friend-raiser, an opportunity for their donors and their consumers to interact in some way.” The need for a friend...
Arts and Culture
In honor of Earth Day , the Allen County Department of Environmental Management is launching an ambitious campaign at Eagle Marsh this Sunday, called "Reduce Your Use: Plastic Straws."
A recent report says Indiana needs to drastically improve state funded preschool, but state officials say it ignores significant improvements to the program. On this year’s State of Preschool report from The National Institute for Early Education Research (NIEER), Indiana ranked second to last for state funded pre-K access for four year olds. It says in 2017, the state only served 2 percent of those children. The report also ranks Indiana 15th in state spending per child. The Indiana Family...
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."