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Hillside Pools included in ‘Aqua 100’

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Hillside Pools of Fort Wayne has been inducted into the AQUA 100, an honor given to just 10 North American pool and spa retailers each year. The AQUA 100, presented by AQUA Magazine, is a competition designed to honor excellence in pool and spa retail. on. “It’s quite an achievement to ...

‘Tea Party Patriots’ to rally April 15

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On the 10th anniversary of the Tea-Party movement, Allen County Tea Party Patriots will hold a “Stop Socialism/Choose Freedom” rally focusing on Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Happiness on April 15. Along with other groups across the nation, they will encourage fellow Americans to ...

I-69 bridge work to begin Monday

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The Indiana Department of Transportation has announced a tentative timeline for construction on multiple on I-69 bridges in DeKalb and Allen counties beginning on or after Monday, April 15, weather permitting. This spring, contractors will complete bridge deck overlays and other bridge ...

Monday shooting victim identified

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The Allen County Coroner’s office has identified the victim of a fatal shooting Monday night in the 1700 block of Lake Avenue. Michael Eugene LoVett Jr., 46, of Fort Wayne, died from multiple gunshot wounds and is the 6th homicide victim in Allen County this year. The incident remains under ...

Meet the Democratic candidates this Saturday

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The Allen County Democratic Party will host a breakfast for its candidates in the May 7 primary on Saturday, April 13, at its headquarters at 7301 Decatur Road. Doors open at 9:30 a.m. and the program begins at 10 a.m. The candidates will have an opportunity to address the audience, letting ...

Indiana 101 expected to close for bridge work Monday

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The Indiana Department of Transportation has scheduled bridge maintenance for Indiana 101 over Hamm Ditch in Allen County, closing the highway on or after Monday, April 15, weather permitting. The closure, which will allow contractors to complete a bridge deck overlay, is scheduled to take ...

Man dead following shooting near Lake and Anthony

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A man is dead following a shooting in the 1700 Block of Lake Avenue just West of Anthony Boulevard Tuesday night. Officers were advised that witnesses had heard multiple gunshots and had observed a male subject being shot in front of the business. Several subjects were seen running from the ...

Allen County property tax bills mailed this week

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Allen County property tax bills will be mailed Friday, April 12, with the due date for the first installment Thursday, May 10. Both the spring and fall remittance coupons are included in the bill; there will be no fall mailing. The bills have a new look this year, according to Treasurer ...

Victim of Friday accident identified

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The victim of fatal accident on Friday, April 5, has been identified by the Allen County Coroner's office. Jason D. Scott, 45, of Bluffton, was killed in a single-vehicle, single-occupant, crash located in the area of the intersection of Comer and Yoder roads. Scott is the 13th fatal motor ...

Remember these tips during ‘Dog Bite Prevention Week’

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Fort Wayne Animal Care & Control continues its efforts to educate the public on ways to prevent dog bites during national Dog Bite Prevention Week. More than 700 bites to humans were reported to Fort Wayne Animal Care & Control in 2018. About 75 percent of the bites were to adults and ...

First Saturday ‘Tox-Away Day’ is this weekend

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The first of six “Tox-Away Saturday” events this year will be this weekend, April 6. The Allen County Department of Environmental Management (ACDEM) and the city of Fort Wayne have partnered to expand ACDEM’s “Tox-Away Tuesday” program, giving residents more opportunities to safely ...

Allen County Sheriff’s Department seeking confinement officers

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The Allen County Sheriff’s Department is accepting applications for confinement officers. Interested applicants, 18 years of age and older, should apply online at www.allencountyjobs.us The starting rate for full-time positions is $19.75 per hour, or $41,083 per year. After six months, the ...