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Man killed durring robbery attempt at apartment complex

Man killed durring robbery attempt at apartment complex

| August 9, 2016

FORT WAYNE—At approximately 6 a.m., Aug. 5, officers with the Fort Wayne Police Department responded to a 911 call regarding a shooting at 7934 Winston Lane. Once on scene, officers discovered an unresponsive male in an upstairs apartment. Fire and medic personnel determined the man, later identified as 23 year old Dominique Williams, to be deceased. […]

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Steve Reed named new police chief

Steve Reed named new police chief

| August 9, 2016

FORT WAYNE—The Summit City has a new police chiel. On Aug. 1, 23-year veteran Steve Reed was sworn in as Fort Wayne Police Department chief of police. Reed replaces Garry Hamilton, who decided to leave the job  after a little more than two years in the post. Mayor Tom Henry, Public Safety Director Rusty York, […]

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Highlighting Renaissance Pointe YMCA Block Party

Highlighting Renaissance Pointe YMCA Block Party

| August 5, 2016

By Jeanie Summerville This fantastic block party took place last Saturday July 23, and it was so beautiful to see so many in attendance to enjoy all the gifts, food and wonderment—even though it was a very, very hot day.  So at this time, we bring it to you for your enjoyment, reporting on what […]

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Spotlight on Jerrell’s Barber Shop celebrating 25th year anniversary

Spotlight on Jerrell’s Barber Shop celebrating 25th year anniversary

| August 5, 2016

By Jeanie Summerville What’s up, babies? It pleases me to bring to you this week’s spotlight because being a creative writer, I’ve seen so many businesses come and go but Jerrell’s Barber Shop is celebrating its 25th year anniversary on Sunday July 31, 2016 and to me, that means he’s doing something right. And by the […]

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Sonny Charles to headline Jennings Center scholarship program

Sonny Charles to headline Jennings Center scholarship program

| August 5, 2016

By Anita J. Jennings A Power Angel on Assignment FORT WAYNE—The Fort Wayne Parks and Recreation along with the Advisory Council of the Albert G. Jennings Center is bringing home our own homegrown Las Vegas entertainer, “Sonny Charles.” of the famous Checkmates on Saturday, Oct, 8,at the McMillen Park Community Center. The Council is soliciting […]

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Highlighting Reflections N Glass Corvette Club scholarship recipients

Highlighting Reflections N Glass Corvette Club scholarship recipients

| August 5, 2016

By Jeanie Summerville You may remember that Reflections N Glass Corvette Club was spotlighted in Frost Illustrated  July 5, 2016 and it’s purpose was to help raise money for their second annual scholarship fund.  Well today, Sunday July 31, 2016 is the actual day those scholarships of $200 were handed to four deserving students to […]

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Hackley family contribution to the Indiana Bicentennial

Hackley family contribution to the Indiana Bicentennial

| August 4, 2016

Black Hackleys reunite after almost 180 Years By Eric D. Hackley THIS IS WHAT I WAS TALKING ABOUT WHEN IS SAID HACKLEY GENEALOGY PARALLELS AMERICAN HISTORY. The purpose of this Hackley history perspective is to “Take a Second Look at Fort Wayne and Indiana’s historical ‘Exclusion, Subjugation & Distortion’” of present and past Fort Wayne […]

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Visiting Nurse seeks volunteers

Visiting Nurse seeks volunteers

| August 4, 2016

FORT WAYNE—Visiting Nurse, a locally based, non-profit hospice and palliative care provider, is looking for volunteers to assist in a variety of roles serving patients in the community as well as in Hospice Home, northeast Indiana’s only free-standing hospice facility dedicated to end-of-life care for both the patient and the family. Interviews begin in early […]

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Spotlight on Pastor Bill McGill of Imani Baptist Temple

Spotlight on Pastor Bill McGill of Imani Baptist Temple

| August 3, 2016

By Jeanie Summerville What’s up, babies? As always, I hope that you’re taking time out of your busy schedules to bring yourselves some well deserved beauty, joy, happiness and some form of peace of mind.  As we travel together, on our journey of love, to get to know one another better because I’m definitely doing […]

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A view from the other side

A view from the other side

| August 3, 2016

By the Rev. Victor L. Nelson, LFD, EMB I would like to begin by saying that the views and opinions I am about to express are mine alone. I write this with the hope that if there are others who feel as I do, you will help me to help others understand the suffering that […]

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