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Six local liquor stores hit by bogus credit card schemer

| March 21, 2015
Six local liquor stores hit by bogus credit card schemer

FORT WAYNE—The Fort Wayne Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the theft suspect captured in surveillance photographs from various Cap N Cork stores in the city. The suspect is alleged to have used stolen or fake credit cards and IDs to make the purchases. According to police reports, the thefts happened […]

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Immediate job opening: Part-time tenant liaison for The Courtyard

| March 20, 2015
Immediate job opening: Part-time tenant liaison for The Courtyard

FORT WAYNE—Biggs Property Management is looking for a nighttime part-time tenant liaison for The Courtyard, 530 Home Ave., an apartment community targeted to those aged 18 to 25 who are aging out of the foster-care program, homeless or at the risk of becoming homeless. Responsibilities include providing social activities, advisory services, positive engagement, personal growth […]

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North end Walgreen’s pharmacy robbed

| March 20, 2015
North end Walgreen’s pharmacy robbed

FORT WAYNE—The Fort Wayne Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the suspect  captured in surveillance photographs during a robbery at approximately 11:46 a.m., March 18 at the Walgreen’s located at 2410 N. Coliseum Blvd. An officer investigating the robbery said a pharmacy employee said she was at the counter when a […]

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Police release photo of Dollar General robbery suspects

| March 20, 2015
Police release photo of Dollar General robbery suspects

FORT WAYNE—The Fort Wayne Police Department is requesting the public’s assistance in identifying the two suspects captured in a recently released surveillance photo during a robbery earlier this year According to a police report, and officer responded at approximately 8:18 a.m., Jan. 11 to a report of an armed robbery at Dollar General located at […]

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Woman robbed outside gas station after marijuana purchase; robber apologizes for ‘hard times’

| March 20, 2015
Woman robbed outside gas station after marijuana purchase; robber apologizes for ‘hard times’

FORT WAYNE—The Fort Wayne Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the suspects captured in surveillance photographs in regard to a robbery that took place at approximately 1:25 a.m., Feb. 11 outside the Marathon gas station on Spring Street. According to a police report, the victim said she went to the Marathon […]

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Man shot outside Piere’s dies; another injured

| March 20, 2015
Man shot outside Piere’s dies; another injured

FORT WAYNE—At approximately 3:03 a.m., March 15, officers with the Fort Wayne Police Department were working security outside of Pierre’s nightclub and had just finished clearing out a small fight in the parking lot as the club closed. Moments later, officers heard numerous gunshots erupt in the crowd, and made their way through hundreds of people, […]

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Missing Alzheimer’s sufferer sought

| March 19, 2015
Missing Alzheimer’s sufferer sought

FORT WAYNE—The Fort Wayne Police Department is asking the public’s assistance in  locating Dwayne Trim, an Alzheimer’s sufferer who, who was reported missing from the 9400 block of Camerwell Drive since 6:40 p.m., March 19. Mr. Trim is described as a white male, age 71. Officials said with falling temperatures coming, he is considered to […]

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Watch Barry Minniefield “Feelin’ Alright” on The Voice

| March 19, 2015
Watch Barry Minniefield “Feelin’ Alright” on The Voice

Barry Minniefield faces off with Jack Gregori on Joe Cocker’s classic “Feelin’ Alright” on The Voice, March 16.

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Pray on God’s time, not yours

| March 19, 2015
Pray on God’s time, not yours

By James Washington Special to the NNPA from the Houston Forward Times If you’re like me, prayer is a subject that keeps popping up because sometimes out of sheer habit, I keep doing it. Intellectually I understand its purpose and its benefit. But sometimes, I get lost in the reality of by whom and under […]

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Colorism: A Conversation for Our Community

| March 18, 2015
Colorism: A Conversation for Our Community

Story & Photos by Denise Jordan—The Colorism event allowed me to put to rest some of the angst I had been dealing with and it opened the door for others to do the same.

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