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J.D. Power network quality study ranks Verizon highest in U.S.

J.D. Power network quality study ranks Verizon highest in U.S.

| August 27, 2015

Customer study measures performance in call, messaging, data quality INDIANAPOLIS—For the second consecutive time, Verizon ranks the highest across all six regions among U.S. wireless providers, according to the J.D. Power 2015 Wireless Network Quality Performance Study℠, Volume 2. Verizon’s network performance was higher than the industry average in all three quality categories: calling, messaging […]

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Verizon’s Wireless network ranked No. 1 for speed, data performance in Indiana

Verizon’s Wireless network ranked No. 1 for speed, data performance in Indiana

| August 19, 2015

INDIANAPOLIS—Verizon customers in Indiana are enjoying all of the benefits of America’s most reliable network, according to the Indiana RootScore® Report conducted by Seattle-based RootMetrics. Additionally, this marks the fourth consecutive time Verizon’s wireless network has been acknowledged as the leader in overall performance among national wireless service providers in the U.S. Scores are based on […]

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Prison Entrepreneurship Program gives second chance to individuals seeking better life

Prison Entrepreneurship Program gives second chance to individuals seeking better life

| August 18, 2015

By Randall Weeks Special to the NNPA from the Houston Forward Times Who really believes in giving second chances to someone who is already considered a failure? Many people wonder about today’s society. Most do not think someone in an unfortunate circumstance could make the most of a chance they are given. Is opportunity only […]

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Indiana State fairgoers benefit from Verizon network enhancements

Indiana State fairgoers benefit from Verizon network enhancements

| August 14, 2015

Visitors and surrounding areas get a boost from small cell technology Courtesy of Verizon News Service INDIANAPOLIS—Verizon Wireless, a technology leader with the nation’s largest and most reliable 4G LTE network, has amped up its network in Indianapolis for the Indiana State Fair with small cell technology, a permanent improvement that will triple the network […]

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Business Profile: Cloud 9 Hair, Skin and Nails

Business Profile: Cloud 9 Hair, Skin and Nails

| August 12, 2015

By Jeanie Summerville Destiny Stewart is an independent, self contracted and licensed nail technician with Cloud 9 Hair, Skin and Nails that’s located at 4329 Flagstaff Cove here in Fort Wayne, Ind.  She can be reached by calling (260) 485-0999 Monday through Saturday.   1.)  What or who was your motivation for becoming a nail technician? […]

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S – M – L – XL: Choose the Right Size on the Nation’s Best 4G LTE Network

S – M – L – XL: Choose the Right Size on the Nation’s Best 4G LTE Network

| August 11, 2015

Verizon Simplifies Data Choices to Match Customer Lifestyles Courtesy of Verizon News Service INDIANAPOLIS—Shopping shouldn’t be complicated. That’s why so many things in our lives come in familiar sizes, from small to XL. Whether it’s your morning coffee, your favorite t-shirt, or even how many scoops you’d like on an ice cream cone on a […]

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Honda reaches $25 million discrimination settlement

Honda reaches $25 million discrimination settlement

| August 6, 2015

By Nicole James Scott Special to the NNPA from the Dallas Gazette After a probe by the Department of Justice, American Honda Finance will pay $24 million to African Americans, Hispanics and Asian and Pacific Islanders who were overcharged higher interest rates on car loans. An additional $1 million will be paid to fund a […]

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A tale of two local cities

A tale of two local cities

| July 29, 2015

I consider myself to be an analytical, balanced and honest thinking person. I mention this to give perceptive as I look at Fort Wayne in totality. The exit of some businesses from the south side of Fort Wayne leaves no room for debate or discussion. Ponderosa closed on South Anthony; Ponderosa closed on Coldwater Road. […]

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Meet Travis White, visionary behind Elegant Touch Landscape

Meet Travis White, visionary behind Elegant Touch Landscape

| July 27, 2015

By Jamal Robinson Special to Frost Illustrated I mentioned in my last article that I would write about life, community and culture with a global perspective. That would not be possible without my passion for entrepreneurship. I believe we all should be entrepreneurs in some capacity in our lives. Actually, we are all entrepreneurs. This […]

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Spotlight on Michelle Chambers

Spotlight on Michelle Chambers

| July 1, 2015

By Jeanie Summerville What’s up, babies? Have we got a treat for you! Not only does this week’s spotlight have not just one business but two, she is also making history here in Fort Wayne. She is seeking to be the first African American woman elected to City Council and the first African American elected to City […]

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