Expect delays as work begins on State Boulevard

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Motorists on parts of State Boulevard will experience lane restrictions and delays this week and throughout the construction season as the result of improvements for pedestrians, bicyclists and drivers. Phase I of the State Boulevard project between Clinton Street and Spy Run Avenue includes ...

Indiana WWII veteran gets restored Mustang after rip-off

Indiana State News

DANVILLE — Several volunteers have helped restore a car for a World War II veteran who was cheated by someone he paid more than $8,000 to do the work. The Indianapolis Star reports that The Finer Details shop handed 96-year-old Harry Donovan his restored 1967 Ford Mustang on Saturday in ...

Authorities: 2 dead following fire in northwestern Indiana

Indiana State News

CHESTERTON — Authorities say the bodies of two family members have been found following a fire at a mobile home in northwestern Indiana. Porter County Coroner Chuck Harris says the bodies of the men were found at Forest Oaks Mobile Home Community near Chesterton. He says they had thermal ...

New Indiana law ensures schools may teach cursive writing

Indiana State News

INDIANAPOLIS — A new state law ensures Indiana schools can teach cursive writing if local officials wish to do so. The provision was approved during the recently concluded state legislative session. A proposal mandating the teaching of cursive failed again, but the new law codifies cursive ...

THIS DAY IN HISTORY: April 3 in photos

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Fort Wayne Community Schools assistant principal changes approved

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The Fort Wayne Community Schools' administrative changes approved March 26 by the board of school trustees also included changes in a number of assistant principal positions for the 2018-2019 school year. Those include: • Erica Almas, to curriculum coordinator from Northrop High School ...

Fort Wayne Police investigate two separate Sunday morning deaths

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The Fort Wayne Police Department is asking for the public’s help after a man was found dead early Sunday morning on Abbott Street, hours before another man was found shot to death in a separate incident on Newport Avenue. Detectives are investigating the death of a man who was found down in ...

Thomas Rhett adds Fort Wayne stop to upcoming concert tour

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Country-style music artist Thomas Rhett has Fort Wayne to his “Life Changes Tour” concert tour, which kicks off Thursday in Tulsa, Okla. Rhett and opening performers Brett Young and Midland will play at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 5 at Memorial Coliseum, 4000 Parnell Ave. Tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. ...