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Aug. 4 Jay Leno show at Fort Wayne’s Foellinger Theatre has been canceled

Due to a scheduling conflict, the Jay Leno show on Aug. 4 at the Foellinger Theatre has been canceled. Customers who purchased tickets to the show from Fort Wayne Parks and Recreation Department via credit card will receive refunds automatically. Cash purchasers should return tickets to the ...

THIS DAY IN HISTORY: July 26 in photos

News-Sentinel.com takes a daily look back at some of the historical people and events from our archives for this day of the calendar year through the years. We hope you enjoy our gallery.

HEALTH SENTINEL: Weeds be gone — but at what cost to health?

If you have a weed-free lawn, crop fields or flower beds, chances are you or someone you hired has sprayed a commercial herbicide to kill the weeds. Chances are also good that the main chemical in those weed killers is glyphosate, the most common active ingredient in herbicides such as ...

Fort Wayne Police Department officers also working as coaches, officials

As he puts it, when Greg Addison attended Hammond High School, his school resources officer saved his life. "He was the one who kept me out of trouble. I was heading down the wrong path one time and he snatched me back," Addison said. "I was hanging out with a bad group of guys in gang life. ...

THIS DAY IN HISTORY: July 25 in photos

News-Sentinel.com takes a daily look back at some of the historical people and events from our archives for this day of the calendar year through the years. We hope you enjoy our gallery.

By the numbers: Three Rivers Festival arrests back to 1991

The 50th Three Rivers Festival went out with a bang Saturday – with fireworks from atop five downtown buildings. For the estimated 500,000 festival-goers it's fun, while for Fort Wayne Police it's work to keep the event safe. Arrests over the years have included public intoxication and ...

“Coffee with Katie” has become Fort Wayne internet hit

The inside story of Fort Wayne's hottest internet sensation starts with coffee. Really, coffee? Yep, and not even a specialized brand or flavor. "We sat down in my office just drinking coffee and chatting and I thought of `Coffee with Katie' because she loves coffee and loves to talk to ...

THIS DAY IN HISTORY: July 24 in photos

News-Sentinel.com takes a daily look back at some of the historical people and events from our archives for this day of the calendar year through the years. We hope you enjoy our gallery.

Victim found dead in Fort Wayne Walgreens parking lot is identified

The Allen County Coroner's Office has identified a man found shot to death in a north-side Walgreens parking lot early Saturday morning. Carlos M. Hamilton, 19, of Fort Wayne died from a gunshot wound or wounds and his death is the 27th homicide in Allen County in 2018. Police officers ...