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Access television icon Chief ‘Bob’ Ihrie transitions at 68

Access television icon Chief ‘Bob’ Ihrie transitions at 68

| July 13, 2015

FORT WAYNE—The city lost one of its pioneering media figures recently, shocking many supporters of public access television in the region. Chief James Robert “Bob” Ihrie passed away July 1. Born June 23, 1947, many in the community knew his work as public access coordinator for Access Fort Wayne—the Allen County Public Library’s public access […]

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Annual Harambee Fest scheduled for Aug. 2 at Weisser Park

Annual Harambee Fest scheduled for Aug. 2 at Weisser Park

| July 25, 2014

FORT WAYNE—The 2014 Harambee Fest is scheduled to take place from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., Aug. 2 in Weisser Park. Founded nearly two decades ago by the late Chief Elder Johanna Ice-Gold, the Harambee Festival is designed to bring African and African Americans together to share culture and history. The annual festival takes it’s […]

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