Area’s middle class takes a hit

By DOUG LEDUC Greater Fort Wayne Business Weekly Fort Wayne’s metropolitan statistical area was among 10 in the nation to see the greatest loss in economic status...

Indexes inch higher as oil prices jump, but retailers skid

By MARLEY JAY AP Markets Writer NEW YORK (AP) — A surge in the price of oil sent energy companies higher on Friday, but U.S. stocks...

Hiring burst dispels economy fears

By CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. employers added a healthy 255,000 jobs in July, a sign of confidence in the economy...

Local Signature facility honored for quality care

Signature HealthCARE’s Bluffton location has been named an “Embracing Quality Award” winner, the highest honor given by the Quality Assurance Performance Improvement awards program. Only...

Franklin Electric works to aid injured veteran

FORT WAYNE – Franklin Electric Co. Inc. was recently one of several manufacturers that teamed with the Military Makeover television series to provide a...

Ossian welcomes a new industry

By GLEN WERLING They’re two companies under one roof. Roembke Manufacturing and Design and Design Facts Inc. of Fort Wayne have consolidated their manufacturing companies under...

Grant to benefit area cancer group

Cancer Services of Northeast Indiana has received a $39,000 grant from the Lincoln Financial Foundation to support the Client Advocate Program. This program provides financial...

A check from First Fleet

Representatives of First Fleet Inc. were recent visitors to the Wells Community Boys & Girls Club gym as they presented a check for $1,000...

Seago promoted at local iAB North

Jessica Seago has been promoted to branch manager of iAB’s Bluffton North office. Seago has been with iAB for over 7 years. She holds an...

Kaylah’s Cupcakes welcomed to Wells

The Wells County Chamber of Commerce staff and Ambassadors welcomed Kaylah Sink and her new business, Kaylah’s Cupcakes, with an official ribbon cutting on...