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Men’s store for ‘perfect gentleman’ set for grand downtown opening

Men’s store for ‘perfect gentleman’ set for grand downtown opening

| October 25, 2016

FORT WAYNE—Are you a man looking for that perfect look for the perfect evening—or perfect any time of day? Or are you a woman looking for that perfect outfit or accessory for the man in you life? Two intrepid entrepreneurs say look no further than downtown to find what you need. P&N Men’s Apparel, 912 […]

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Local NAACP to host state conference Oct. 21-23 at IPFW

Local NAACP to host state conference Oct. 21-23 at IPFW

| October 16, 2016

FORT WAYNE—NAACP Branch 3049 of Fort Wayne and Allen County is scheduled to host the NAACP State Convention in Fort Wayne, from Oct. 21 through Oct. 23 at Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne’s (IPFW) Walb State Union, 2101 E. Coliseum Blvd. This marks the third time in 65 years that Fort Wayne has hosted the […]

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Obituaries: October 19-25, 2016 Edition

Obituaries: October 19-25, 2016 Edition

| October 12, 2016

Marvin W. Senter, 76, passed away Sunday, Oct. 1, 2016. Ernest Watkins, 83, passed away on Thursday, Oct. 6, 2016.

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James and Cecelia Graham celebrate 50th wedding anniversary this year

James and Cecelia Graham celebrate 50th wedding anniversary this year

| October 11, 2016

FORT WAYNE—One of the city’s favorite sons and one of its favorite daughters celebrated a milestone recently. On Aug. 15, 2016, James C. Graham Jr. and Cecelia Files Graham celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary. The natives of Fort Wayne,who have lived in Battle Creek since 1993, met at a teenage dance at McCulloch Recreation Center […]

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Jerusalem Baptist Church to install the Rev. Maurice E. Culver

Jerusalem Baptist Church to install the Rev. Maurice E. Culver

| October 10, 2016

FORT WAYNE—Services to install new senior pastor, the Rev. Maurice E. Culver and Lady Marrisa S. Culver are scheduled to begin Friday, Oct. 28 and continue through Sunday, Oct. 30 at Jerusalem Baptist Church, 1151 Francis St. The Rev. and Lady Culver are former residents of Gary, Indiana. Prior to being elected to pastor the […]

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Obituaries: Oct. 5-11, 2016 Edition

Obituaries: Oct. 5-11, 2016 Edition

| October 5, 2016

Consuela Arrington, 37, Dajahiona “Baby A.J.” Arrington, 18, and Traeven Harris, 17, passed away on Sunday, Sept. 11, 2016, at their home. Thomas Williams memorial service was Sept. 22, 2016.

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Obituaries: September 28-October 5, 2016 Edition

Obituaries: September 28-October 5, 2016 Edition

| October 3, 2016

James Jackson, 86, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 13, 2016, in Fort Wayne. James was born in Beckley, West Virginia and moved to Fort Wayne in 1950. He was employed at I&M for 25 years, retiring in 1991. James was married to Augusta Boone-Jackson, his lifelong companion and beloved wife of 65 years, who preceded him […]

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Three arrested after long pursuit

Three arrested after long pursuit

| October 2, 2016

GARRETT—Three suspect were apprehended in Garrett after a police traffic stop in that city. At approximately 2:02 p.m., Sept. 27, Fort Wayne Police Department Vice/Narcotics detectives attempted to arrest 23 year old Kareem McPherson and 25 year old Varnell Coe on multiple drug charges as part of ongoing multi-drug dealing investigations at local hotels, including a […]

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Group fighting to save Bowser Pump Complex as economic development asset

Group fighting to save Bowser Pump Complex as economic development asset

| September 26, 2016

Editor’s note: Organizers of this group of concerned citizens forwarded this letter to us just after the previous week’s publication deadline for publication in our online edition. They also asked us to publish it in this edition, post meeting deadline, to get this information out to the public. Join us Sept. 27, 2016 at Fort […]

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Obituaries: September 21-27, 2016 Edition

Obituaries: September 21-27, 2016 Edition

| September 21, 2016

Timothy Lee Carter, passed away on Monday, Sept. 5, 2016. Jesse Dunning, 60, passed away on Wednesday, Sept. 7, 2016 at Parkview Regional Medical Center surrounded by loved ones.

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