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Births

Here is a selected listing of births in Allen County hospitals sent to the Allen County Bureau of Vital Records through March 10.<br> Fort Wayne* Acen M. Doan to Beth A. and Paul M. Doan.* Adahleen L. Lewis to Alicia A. and Joshua P. Lewis.* Adam J. English to Ashley N. and ...

Photography contest

The 2013 Indiana State Department of Agriculture Photo Contest has begun. Participants are encouraged to submit photos that are reflective of the changing seasons and capture a wide variety of all agriculture sectors, including livestock, specialty crops, cover crops and renewable fuels.Contest ...

Community support

<center>Rising Stars donates to schools</center> <br>Rising Stars of Associated Churches of Fort Wayne and Allen County, a program where elementary school representatives are contacted by Community Connectors of Associated Churches on a regular basis to ...

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>Last I heard, Social Security and Medicare/Medicaid are not government ...

NWAP group hears from Parks department

<i>Editor's note: Rosie O'Grady is co-chair of the Northwest Area Partnership of neighborhoods. The Your Neighbor column is written by a member of a local nonprofit group and appears frequently in Neighbors. </i><br>Our February meeting convened with ...

Miss Indiana 2012 to speak, twirl at IPFW on Sunday

<i>Editor's note: Mary Briscoe is treasurer of the Purdue Club of Fort Wayne and a 1984 Purdue graduate. The Your Neighbor column is written by a member of a local nonprofit group and appears frequently in Neighbors. </i><br>Miss Indiana 2012, ...

Homestead team gets 8th in Rube Goldberg contest

The Homestead High School Science Club didn't win Saturday at the Rube Goldberg Machine Contest national high school championship, but they finished strong, grabbing eighth place among 15 teams.The team's machine, "Space Exploration," completed two perfect runs and one where students had to ...

Tip of the hat

A great big tip of the hat to my neighbor, John Becker of Pine Valley Drive, for snowblowing my driveway and other neighbors' when I had 12 inches of snow in my driveway alone! What a great neighbor to have. Thank you!To Ron Dawson: Your letter to the editor (Feb. 8) was fantastic. Keep them ...

Cruise to Ossian for ship-style dining on dry land

Want to experience cruise ship dining without the ship?Lighted Gardens Banquet and Reception Center, 10794 N. Indiana 1, Ossian, is hosting a reservations-only Cruise Ship Dining experience starting at 6 p.m. Saturday with a cocktail/appetizer hour. At 7 p.m. the buffet dinner begins, with five ...

TV Diary

The classic film "The Best Years of Our Lives' (1946) airs at 8 p.m. tonight on TCM.This film, which won the Best Picture Academy Award, focuses on three World War II veterans who encounter problems when they return home after war. It starred Dana Andrews, Fredric March, Myrna Loy and Harold ...

Recipe: Bananas Foster meets bread pudding

Bananas Foster and bread pudding are two of the most popular desserts in New Orleans.We decided to take a more-is-better approach and combine them into one. <br><center> Banana-bourbon bread pudding </center><br>Start to finish: 1 ...

2 treats from `The Amish Recipe Project’

These are two sweet treats from "The Amish Recipe Project," by Kevin Williams, the "Amish Cook" column editor. Lovina's column will return its regular format next week!<br><center> Amish hot fudge cake </center><br>1 cup all-purpose flour2 ...