When even trained meteorologists routinely fail to predict weather accurately, no one can blame city officials for the budget crunch caused by having to cope with last winter's 74-inch snowfall.
More than 52,000 American servicemen and women have been wounded in action since the "War on Terror" began in 2001. Ishe Knight wants to reward their sacrifice by offering at least one of them a job.
"Here is democracy. Here is open markets," Hassan Nassor proudly told The News-Sentinel in 2008 not long after the then 37-year-old native of Chad founded the Yellow Taxi Cab Co. in a former grocery store-turned-mall on Pontiac Street.
On Aug. 26, officials cut the ribbon on Stonebridge Business Park culminating Allen County's meandering four-year, multimillion-dollar effort to attract high-paying jobs to the site at Lafayette Center Road and Interstate 69.