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Woman critically injured in motorcycle accident

Woman critically injured in motorcycle accident

| September 17, 2017

FORT WAYNE—At approximately 1:32 a.m., Sept. 15, officers responded to the intersection of Main Street and Leesburg Road in reference to a single motorcycle crash. Upon arrival officers located the victim, and adult female, lying on the sidewalk on the northern side of the intersection. The victim was transported to a local hospital in critical […]

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Obituaries: September 13-19, 2017 Edition

Obituaries: September 13-19, 2017 Edition

| September 13, 2017

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Man found shot to death in Oliver Street house

Man found shot to death in Oliver Street house

| September 9, 2017

FORT WAYNE—At approximately 12:10 a.m., Sept. 7, the Fort Wayne Police Department responded to a report of a person shot inside of a home in the 3000 block of Oliver Street. Officers arrived and located an adult male inside a house, suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. Officers determined the male to be in critical […]

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Minister Servant LeRoy Page crosses over at 64

Minister Servant LeRoy Page crosses over at 64

| September 6, 2017

FORT WAYNE—The Summit City recently experienced a very shocking loss with the passage of one of its most dedicated and ambitious spiritual and civic leaders. Minister Servant LeRoy Page was 64 years of age when he passed away on Tuesday,  August 29, 2017 at home surrounded by his family. Over the years, Minister Servant Page […]

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Obituaries: August 30-September 5, 2017 Edition

Obituaries: August 30-September 5, 2017 Edition

| August 30, 2017

ELVIE ALLEN, 83, of Madisonville, Ky., formerly of Fort Wayne, passed Monday, Aug. 21, 2017. Elvie attended South Side High School and retired from Magna vox after 28 years of employment. Surviving are her children, Sherrie (Curtis) Mitchell and Kevin Johnson; daughter-in-law, Dannisha Johnson; and sisters, Frances Woodson and Mary Alice Jones; Service is 2 […]

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Spotlight on Fresh Fire-Fresh Oil Conference 2017

Spotlight on Fresh Fire-Fresh Oil Conference 2017

| August 29, 2017

By Jeanie Summerville What’s up, babies? As always, I hope all is well with you and yours and that, you’re still taking time out of your busy days to bring yourselves some well deserved joy, beauty, happiness and some form of peace of mind. And, I repeat this because I don’t want you to forget […]

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Man killed near East Central Towers

Man killed near East Central Towers

| August 23, 2017

FORT WAYNE—At approximately 1:16 a.m., Aug. 19, officers with the Fort Wayne Police Department responded to reports of gunshots in the 900 block of E. Washington Boulevard. As officers were checking the area, FWPD dispatch received another call of a male who had been shot and was lying outside of an apartment building. Officers located […]

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Shooting victim found on Gaywood Drive

Shooting victim found on Gaywood Drive

| August 21, 2017

FORT WAYNE—At approximately 11:21 p.m., Aug. 18, the City of Fort Wayne Police Department responded to the 4300 block of Gaywood Drive in reference to a shooting investigation. Officers arrived on scene and located the male/adult victim two blocks away at the intersection of Senate Avenue and Southpark Drive.  The victim was alert and conscious […]

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New post at Propel offers Jonathan Ray new challenges, opportunities for future

New post at Propel offers Jonathan Ray new challenges, opportunities for future

| August 20, 2017

FORT WAYNE—Earlier this month, stalwart community advocate Jonathan Ray announced that he was resigning as long-time president and CEO of the Fort Wayne Urban League to take the post of deputy director of the Propel Schools Foundation in Pittsburgh.. Brother Ray recently took the time out of his very busy schedule speak with Frost Illustrated about […]

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Spotlight on Soothin’ the Blues (with love) first Fashion Extravaganza to Celebrate Life

Spotlight on Soothin’ the Blues (with love) first Fashion Extravaganza to Celebrate Life

| August 16, 2017

By Jeanie Summerville What’s up, babies? As always, I hope all is well with you and yours and that, you’re still taking time out of your busy days to bring yourselves some well deserved joy, beauty, happiness and some form of peace of mind. On that note, let’s have some fun as we share with […]

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