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LICENSES FILED FEBRUARY 2013* Nehemiah Malachi Chacon and Brittany Dillon* Ryan Patrick Ennis and Sarah Bultemeier* Benjamin Charles Jenkins and Randall Lee Douglas* Curtis Daniel Barker and Heather Sierra Hill* Douglass James Gusching and Tami Marie Whitt* Sut San and Sa Bi Ma Bi* Don Alan ...

TV Diary

Meryl Streep stars in a nail-biter tonight. "The River Wild," a 1994 film about a family who meets a couple of devious strangers while on a rafting trip, airs at 9:40 p.m. on Encore. Kevin Bacon, David Strathairn, John C. Reilly and Benjamin Bratt round out the cast.Here is a quiz about ...

Bacon, garlic create ultimate roast chicken

There is just something about roasted chicken that comforts, nourishes and satisfies like nothing else, especially when the wind is howling and it is cold outside.Not too long ago, I went to visit a friend, and when I walked into her house I had to take a deep breath to savor the aromas coming ...

Trip offers time to visit family and former home

On Valentine's Day, the elementary classes had their party. Last night Joseph, 10, Lovina, 8, and Kevin, 7, signed all their cards to their classmates. This is Joseph's last year in elementary school, so this was his last Valentine's party.We headed out for the two-hour trip to Berne on ...

Steamed clams: Great taste with little work

I'd love to claim that this wonderful recipe required hours of arduous research and testing (not to mention the expert application of all of my hard-won culinary skills) before I was able to settle on the exact proportions of its ideal ingredients. But I'd be lying. In truth, I had almost ...

TV Diary

Here are some interesting local TV happenings.* Radio and television personality Billy Elvis returns to WISE-TV NBC33, effective 11 p.m. today. He'll take over as sports anchor for that 11 p.m. broadcast each weeknight. Elvis currently co-hosts "BS Sports Show" on The Fan, 106.7-FM and ...

Births

Here is a selected listing of births in Allen County hospitals sent to the Allen County Bureau of Vital Records through Feb. 10.<br> Fort Wayne* Aaliyah N. Wilson to Debra A. Wilson.* Aaron D. Cox to Gina L. Lyons and Alex E. Cox.* Addisyn N. Manz to Kimberly N. and Michael J. ...

Fort4Fitness cycling registration open

Registration now is open for the Fort4Fitness Spring Cycle event May 25. Cyclists will depart from One Summit Square this year for tour rides of 18, 33 and 43 miles; a Family Kids Ride; and a Criterium Race, a news release said. The Family Kids Ride will take place on the same course as the ...

Children’s dental health fair

The Isaac Knapp Dental Hygienists' Association will hold a Children's Dental Health Fair 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday in the main hall of the Allen County Public Library, 900 Library Plaza. The Tooth Fairy and other volunteers will provide dental education, games and oral hygiene ...

Seedlings need time to toughen up before being put in garden

Q: I've planted seed and I have seedlings already. What should I do to make sure these plants are ready for the garden?A: If your plants are annuals, vegetables or flowers, you may need to transplant the seedlings from the tiny starter cells at least once before they will be ready for the ...

Some tips to help you savor your soup graciously

Times may have changed, but courtesy never goes out of style. In today's world sometimes it's complicated to figure out how to do the right thing. Local etiquette expert Karen Hickman answers your questions or helps solve your dilemmas on Fridays in The News-Sentinel and at ...

School news

<center>College</center> <br>* Ivy Tech Community College-Northeast will offer an Associate of Science degree and an Associate of Applied Science degree in agriculture that will be available at the college beginning in August. For more information, ...

Tip of the hat

Thank you so much to the kind person who paid for our lunch at Bob Evans on Feb. 3. It made our day!Many thanks to Betty Stein for her heartwarming story of her childhood piano (Feb. 12). We, too, had the upright player piano from our parents, where eight kids clinked the keys and pedaled the ...