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One of Disney's cleverest films airs this week when Woody meets Buzz for the first time in "Toy Story" at 8 p.m. Wednesday on the Disney Channel.This "classic" came out in 1995, spawning sequels because of its popularity.In case you've forgotten, Andy receives a Buzz Lightyear toy for his ...

Diamonds will dazzle in trunk show at Macy’s

Macy's fine jewelry department is hosting the Le Vian Jewelry Trunk Show 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Feb. 25. The event features the largest collection of natural-color diamonds ever in-store, including Le Vian's Chocolate diamonds and the hottest color trends of the year: Neon Tangerine Fire Opal and Neon ...

Fans all shook up for Luke Bryan

Asked what makes country singer Luke Bryan so popular, Dave Michaels has an easy answer."The girls like it when he shakes his butt."Well, yeah.Michaels, the interim operations manager for country radio station WQHK, K105-FM, added, "He's good-looking, he's got a great smile and he's ...

Customer service speaks loudly for business

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 ...

Why rely on packet for seeds?

Saving your own is convenient, helpful.

Vegetable and plant seeds of all sorts are expensive when purchased from a supplier - and you are limited to the number of seeds in a packet. Although seed companies try to sell fresh seeds each year, it is important to make sure the date on the packages says "2013." I have been disappointed ...

Remembering the Great Flood

This March marks the 100th anniversary of the Flood of 1913, which swamped Fort Wayne and much of the Midwest, leaving hundreds dead nationally and massive damage. Do you have any stories, photos or artifacts relating to a family member who was affected by the flood or came to the aid of others ...

Tip of the hat

I have a second chance at life. Thanks to Parkview ER Dr. Katherine Cassidy. She is the best and truly my guardian angel. Thank you for everything you do!I would like to thank the person who returned my daughter's bear she had just built at Build-A-Bear to the store when we accidentally set it ...

The Rant

<i>The Rant is The News-Sentinel's anonymous sound-off forum. The readers' views expressed here do not necessarily reflect the views or opinions of The News-Sentinel. </i><br>Instead of raising the price of gas to pay for our streets, what if we had the ...

Community support

<center>Partnership gets grants</center> <br>* The Charles Kuhne Charitable Foundation has awarded $7,500 to support the Allen County Education Partnership, a nonprofit agency whose goal is to strengthen education by promoting excellence in teaching, ...

Marriages

LICENSES FILED JANUARY 2013 <br><i> Editor's note: Due to a problem at the Allen County Courthouse, we recently received a large group of records dating back to early January.</i> <br>* Martin Ronald Gerding and Mary Popovich* Brandon ...

Storm strands pair of Boston bishops

Were here for D’Arcy funeral.

The blizzard that smacked New England states Friday brought unexpected visitors Sunday at St. Jude Catholic Church at State Boulevard and Randallia Drive.The storm, which closed roads and airports, canceled hundreds of airline flights in the Northeast.That left Auxiliary Bishop John Dooher and ...

School news

<center>College</center> <br>* Alexander Maxwell of Fort Wayne is featured in this month's 5 Students Who are Equality Makers who advocate for positive change, seek justice and demand a level playing field.* Huntington University announced a tuition ...

Divorces

GRANTED JAN. 16-22, 2013 <br><i> Editor's note: Due to a problem at the Allen County Courthouse, our receipt of some divorce records was delayed. </i><br>* Brittney Danielle Campbell and Hugh Michael Campbell* Andrew Ray Estep and ...

Divorces

FILED JAN. 5-11, 2013 <br><i> Editor's note: Due to a problem at the Allen County Courthouse, our receipt of some divorce records was delayed. </i><br>* Matthew Hunter and Lizabeth Hunter* Donald Winters and Norma Winters* Jacob Burke ...