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Obituaries: March 16-22, 2016 Edition

Obituaries: March 16-22, 2016 Edition

| March 16, 2016

Cletious Mae Ricketts, 77, passed away Sunday, Feb. 28, 2016, at St. Joseph Hospital, Fort Wayne. Born in Washington DC, Cletious had been a resident of Fort Wayne for 59 years. She was a cook for Fort Wayne Schools. She was a community volunteer and enjoyed working with children. Surviving are her children, Veda Lynn […]

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‘Dr. Seuss on the Loose’ at Homestead High School, Waynedale Elementary School

‘Dr. Seuss on the Loose’ at Homestead High School, Waynedale Elementary School

| March 15, 2016

FORT WAYNE—In celebration of Theodore Geisel’s (Dr. Seuss) March birthday, the Fort Wayne Youththeater’s Storybook cast is scheduled to perform “Dr. Seuss on the Loose” at two Project READS sites. At 4 p.m., March 22, Homestead High School’s Media Center is scheduled to be the location for the production. At 3:15 p.m., March 23, the […]

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Pin Seekers put on Winter Academy

Pin Seekers put on Winter Academy

| March 14, 2016

Special to Frost Illustrated The Pin Seekers G.O.L.F.  (PSGs) Club held a Winter academy in collaboration with the local Big Brothers Big Sisters organization. The Academy mentored and provided basic instructions on the sport of golf to a dozen youth during the program for an hour and a half, every Saturday from Feb. 6 through […]

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Obituaries March 9-15, 2016 Edition

Obituaries March 9-15, 2016 Edition

| March 9, 2016

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AARP monthly meeting to feature identity theft presentation

AARP monthly meeting to feature identity theft presentation

| March 7, 2016

FORT WAYNE—The Allen County Chapter 187 of AARP is scheduled to hold its monthly free educational presentation at 2 p.m., April 7 at the Community Foundation, 555 East Wayne Street, Fort Wayne, at the corner of Wayne and Monroe streets. Bruce Mueller from the Office of the State Attorney General’s Office is scheduled to offer […]

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Man dead in house after domestic incident, barricade episode

Man dead in house after domestic incident, barricade episode

| March 7, 2016

FORT WAYNE—At approximately 5:40 p.m., March 3, the City of Fort Wayne Police Department responded to the 900 block of High Street in reference a domestic dispute. Initial reports indicate a husband and wife were arguing.  During the argument, the husband displayed a loaded handgun and pointed it at his wife.  The wife fled the […]

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Meth lab found at motel; two arrested

Meth lab found at motel; two arrested

| March 7, 2016

FORT WAYNE—At approximately 8:45 p.m., Feb. 29, officers of the Fort Wayne Police Department Emergency Services Team and the New Haven Police Department served a search warrant in connection to a methamphetamine investigation at a motel room at the Hometown Inn located at 6910 State Road 930 East. An active meth lab was located inside […]

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Good Hope to celebrate 10th pastoral anniversary

Good Hope to celebrate 10th pastoral anniversary

| March 6, 2016

FORT WAYNE—The membership of Good Hope Baptist  Church is scheduled to present their 10th Pastoral Anniversary  Celebration, given in honor of Pastor Timothy R. Williams and First Lady Renetta H. Williams. This glorious event is scheduled to be held at 4 p.m., on Sunday, March 13, in the main sanctuary of the church, 809 Elmrow Drive […]

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Open Sign Productions set to shift film focus from Hollywood to Fort Wayne

Open Sign Productions set to shift film focus from Hollywood to Fort Wayne

| March 4, 2016

By Marquita Ricketts Staff Writer If you wanted to make a successful film, where would be the best place to go? While the consensus response may have been Hollywood, Fort Wayne is actually a correct response as well. I am sure some of you are wondering where I am going with this. If you want […]

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NAACP, Black Church focus on HIV/AIDS, girls, young women

NAACP, Black Church focus on HIV/AIDS, girls, young women

| March 3, 2016

FORT WAYNE—The NAACP Fort Wayne/Allen County Branch 3049 is scheduled to host the Black Church & HIV: The Social Justice Imperative “National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness seminar, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., March 10 at Parkview Field Upper Level Suite in downtown Fort Wayne. The scheduled guest speaker for the event is First […]

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