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Marathon robber’s identity sought

Marathon robber’s identity sought

| December 13, 2016

FORT WAYNE—The Fort Wayne Police Department is seeking the publics assistance and identifying a robbery suspect whose image was captured in surveillance photographs captured during a robbery at the Eddie’s Marathon, 4233 N. Clinton St., on Dec. 4. According to a police report, an officer responded to the business at approximately 10:56 p.m., in response to a […]

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Southeast Fort Wayne determines southeast Fort Wayne’s destiny

Southeast Fort Wayne determines southeast Fort Wayne’s destiny

| December 13, 2016

“One of best ways to take your power is to convince you that you don’t have any.” Public meetings were held with the community regarding the GE Campus future, but there was no public meeting to discuss southeast Fort Wayne community desired future for the Bowser Pump buildings. We, southeast Fort Wayne, are undervalued, underestimated […]

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One dead, another possibly shot in State Street incident

One dead, another possibly shot in State Street incident

| December 13, 2016

FORT WAYNE—At approximately 10:03 p.m., Dec. 6, officers with the Fort Wayne Police Department responded to the area of the 1200 block of East State Boulevard in reference to a report of gunshots. As officers and paramedics arrived on the scene, they located a male outside near an alley suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. […]

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Citilink installs special seats honoring Rosa Parks

Citilink installs special seats honoring Rosa Parks

| December 10, 2016

By Betsy Kachmar Special to Frost Illustrated FORT WAYNE—Fort Wayne Citilink is marking the 60th anniversary of an event that put public transportation at the center of America’s struggle for civil rights. Rosa Parks earned her reputation as the mother of the civil rights movement by refusing to surrender her seat on a bus to a […]

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MLK Jr. Club Inc. 20th Annual “Santa On Tour” event set for Renaissance Pointe YMCA

MLK Jr. Club Inc. 20th Annual “Santa On Tour” event set for Renaissance Pointe YMCA

| December 8, 2016

By Clifford Buttram Jr. Special to Frost Illustrated FORT WAYNE—As we enter into the 2016 Holiday season, the MLK Jr. Club Inc. will host its 20th Annual “Santa On Tour” and Trolley Ride on Dec. 10, 2016. The event will commence at the Renaissance Pointe YMCA on 2323 Bowser Ave. from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. […]

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Six injured in auto crash

Six injured in auto crash

| December 8, 2016

FORT WAYNE—At approximately 7:51 p.m., Oct. 31, the Fort Wayne Police Department responded to a report of an injury accident in the 4800 block of Hatfield Road. Officers arrived and located two vehicles involved in a head-on crash. Three juveniles were in one vehicle. One juvenile male was determined to be in critical condition at […]

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Voices of Unity thanks city for support with free concert

Voices of Unity thanks city for support with free concert

| December 7, 2016

By K.A. Davis Special to Frost Illustrated FORT WAYEN—The Voices of Unity choir expressed their appreciation, in the form of song, to a crowd of sponsors, donors, family and friends who helped to make their three-country, nine-city European tour possible. The free  Journey to the Vatican Thank You Celebration took place on Oct. 6 at New […]

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Beloved family advocate Rosa Chapman crosses over at 74

Beloved family advocate Rosa Chapman crosses over at 74

| December 7, 2016

Founded Friends of Bethany ministry with husband Prince Chapman FORT WAYNE—The community lost one of its most powerful voices for youth, women and family, with the passing of a visionary spiritual leader. Rosa Lee Chapman, founder of the Friends of Bethany ministry, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Friday, November 25, 2016, […]

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FWUL celebrates ‘Christmas On The The Campus’

FWUL celebrates ‘Christmas On The The Campus’

| December 6, 2016

FORT WAYNE—Get in the holiday spirit with “Christmas On The On Campus,” hosted by the Fort Wayne Urban Leagued, 2135 S. Hanna St. Shoppers, mark your calendar for 3 p.m. to 6 p.m., Dec. 16. You’re invited to come and enjoy an evening of cheer. This event is composed of a number of locally-owned businesses […]

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Arrest made in fatal hit and run accident

Arrest made in fatal hit and run accident

| December 1, 2016

FORT WAYNE—At approximately 1:35 p.m., Nov. 15, Fort Wayne police responded to the report of a multi vehicle accident in the intersection of Coliseum and Parnell Avenue. Once on scene, officers observed a four-vehicle crash with one of the drivers who was involved in cardiac arrest. That victim was transported from the scene to a […]

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