Bishop Kevin Rhoades is expected to release the names of priests and deacons within the Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend who have been credibly accused of sexual abuse tomorrow via the diocesan website. Rhoades promised to release names last month during a press conference in Fort Way ne, days after a Pennsylvania grand jury report detailed decades of child abuse within the Roman Catholic Church. Rhodes served in Harrisburg before Indiana. Bishop Rhoades was cleared last Thursday of...
Arts and Culture
Thanks to the public art program, Art This Way, Fort Wayne's outdoor mural population is blossoming.
School safety has been a hot issue after highly publicized shootings – including one in Indiana – this year. But so far, only a few school corporations have sought out loans through a new state program to fund safety improvements. School corporations can apply for loans of up to $500,000 out of the state’s Common School Fund (CSF), after lawmakers approved legislation creating a safety loan program in May and set aside $35 million for it. State Department of Homeland Security’s David Hosick...
How Deep Is Our Commitment to Democracy? That is the central question of this week's episode of WBOI Presents. NPR Senior Editor and Washington Desk Correspondent Ron Elving visited Fort Wayne last month.