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FWCS to host annual ‘Showcase’ Nov. 3 at Northrop

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Fort Wayne Community Schools will host its annual Showcase from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 3, at Northrop High School, 7001 Coldwater Road. The annual event gives families an opportunity to learn more about the variety of educational options available within FWCS. In addition to ...

City to lower downtown river levels Monday

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In preparation for winter, City Utilities will make the annual adjustments to lower the river levels in the downtown area. Beginning Monday, Oct. 29, 2018, the gate at the Hosey Dam on the Maumee River will open to lower the river levels by a few feet. The levels will remain at the lower level ...

Two arrested following gang unit search

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A man and woman were arrested Wednesday after detectives with the Fort Wayne Police Department's Gang & Violent Crimes Unit executed a search warrant at 2731 Kingsland Court after complaints of drug dealing and gun fire from and into the home recently. During the search, police found two ...

Purple, balloons will call attention to domestic violence Friday

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Nearly one out of every four women and one in seven men have been victims of severe intimate partner violence, according to the United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. In recognition of Domestic Violence Awareness Month, Victim Assistance and the Fort Wayne Police Department ...

TenPoint Coalition seeks to improve lives of black males

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Mayor Tom Henry today was joined by Indiana Attorney General Curtis Hill, Rev. Dr. Charles Harrison, TenPoint Coalition financial partners and Fort Wayne UNITED representatives to announce the launch of Fort Wayne’s TenPoint Coalition. Modeled after a similar program in Indianapolis, Fort ...

Free tours of city’s water plant offered Saturday

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City Utilities will conduct free guided tours of the Three Rivers Water Filtration Plant Saturday, Oct. 27, from 10 a.m. to noon. Located at 415 Baltes Ave., the plant opened in 1933 and after several expansions is now able to produce 72 million gallons of water per day. The tour gives ...

Aging & In-Home Services to honor four Friday

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Aging & In-Home Services of Northeast Indiana, Inc. (AIHS) will recognize four recipients of “Communities for a Lifetime – Awards of Excellence” at the organization’s annual meeting and awards ceremony on Friday, Nov. 2, at Parkview Mirro Center, 10622 Parkview Plaza Drive. Doors ...

Public can see results of downtown parking study Oct. 29

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The Fort Wayne Redevelopment Department will host a public meeting Oct. 29 to release the preliminary findings from a recent downtown parking study that includes an inventory of available parking, an analysis of current and future demand for parking and possible strategies to accommodate ...

Safe ‘family fun night’ at McMillen Park Thursday

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The Fort Wayne Parks and Recreation Department invites the community to the 5th annual Harvest Fest Safe Haven Family Fun Night on Thursday, Oct. 25, from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the McMillen Park Community Center, 3901 Abbott St. Children can enjoy games and arts and crafts, and the entire ...