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  1. Vouchers rally to push for increase in fundingRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Journal Gazette

    ... home district's per-pupil costs and raise the ceiling on a 50 percent tax credit awarded to private donors. In Allen County, the two largest parochial school systems, among other private Christian-oriented schools, have welcomed school choice ...

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  2. Festival celebrates positive side of winterRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | WANE-TV Fort Wayne

    ... cost is $15 per team. Artists will also be creating their ice sculptures live at the Botanical Conservatory, Allen County Public Library and Community Center during Winterval. Presculpted ice carvings are on display some locations including Coney ...

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  3. 1st homicide of '15: Father of fourRead the original story

    Yesterday | Journal Gazette

    ... worked as a tree cutter for Asplundh, Segura's death marks the first homicide of the year for Fort Wayne and Allen County. Officers were already in the area of Segura's home after several reports came in about 10:15 p.m. of gunshots. Another caller ...

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  4. Commissioners OK Diebold workRead the original story

    Yesterday | Journal Gazette

    ... businessman hopes city and county officials will smooth the path for his proposed $7 million shopping plaza. Allen County commissioners Friday approved a $3.6 million road widening and improvement project on Diebold Road, which would benefit the ...

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  5. 2 more in New Haven seek re-electionRead the original story

    Yesterday | Journal Gazette

    Republican Geoff Robison, sitting judge of the City Court in New Haven, filed paperwork for his re-election campaign Friday at the Allen County Election Board.

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  6. Crime may be down, but evil will always prey on the young and unsuspectingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Fort Wayne News-Sentinel

    This week's guest will be new Allen County Sheriff Dave Gladieux, who will discuss crime, operations at the county jail and other issues. The episode will premiere at 5:30 p.m. Saturday on Comcast Channel 57 and FiOS Channel 27 and later at www.news-sentinel.com.

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  7. Wayne Street section to close for dayRead the original story

    Friday | Journal Gazette

    ... ring the day, Wayne will temporarily have two-way traffic between Ewing and Webster streets to allow access for Allen County Public Library parking, the city's traffic engineering department said in a statement.

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  8. Hanna Street shooting victim identifiedRead the original story

    Friday | Journalgazette.net

    A 34-year-old Fort Wayne man was identified as the victim of Fort Wayne's first homicide of 2015, the Allen County coroner's office said today. Hilario Segura died from a gunshot wound or wounds, the coroner's office said in a statement following an autopsy.

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  9. Apology issued at gas station slaying sentencingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WANE-TV Fort Wayne

    ... from bipolar disorder and was not taking his medication when the crime took place. Steven Godfrey of the Allen County Prosecutor's Office said White had stolen a credit card from Cocklin and that's why Cocklin became enraged and stabbed White. ...

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  10. Recreation show this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Fort Wayne News-Sentinel

    Employees from Schnelker Marine, New Haven, along with many other merchants were getting ready Thursday for today's opening day of the Outdoor Sports, Lake and Cabin Show at the Allen County Expo Center at Memorial Coliseum, 4000 Parnell Ave. Cost is $10 for adults and is valid for re-admission all weekend. Children 12 and under get in free.

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  11. Trailblazer: NACS sends message on behalf of all public schoolsRead the original story

    Friday | Journalgazette.net

    "Now, therefore be it resolved, that the Northwest Allen County Schools Board of School Trustees supports legislative changes and commitment to the state's school funding formula to serve our local students without forcing a choice between providing for the needs of our children or increasing our local property taxes through an operational referendum in order to make up for the State of Indiana's inability or unwillingness to meet responsibilities that it accepted as a result of property tax reforms enacted since January 1, 2008; the results of which are bad for children and ultimately bad for business and the vitality of our community."

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  12. Stray bullet ends life of dadRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Journalgazette.net

    It was a word Fort Wayne Police Deputy Chief Paul Shrawder kept using Thursday as he talked about what is likely Allen County's first homicide of 2015. "I don't know a better word for it," said Shrawder, the chief of the investigative division.

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  13. Rail project to boost economic development, number of trainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Times Bulletin

    ... and warning devices at railroad crossings, and cross only at designated crossings." The CFE line runs from Allen County, Indiana through Van Wert, Allen, Hardin, Crawford, and Wyandot counties in Ohio. In this segment there are more than 400 public ...

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  14. Human trafficking occurs in Allen CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Fort Wayne News-Sentinel

    ... Protection for Abused and Trafficked Humans (IPATH) Task Force. He, along with Dr Deborah McMahan, Fort Wayne-Allen County health commissioner; Abby Kuzma, deputy attorney general; and Jane Callahan, an RN who works for the IPATH Task Force, along ...

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  15. Feline survivor going strongRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Journal Gazette

    ... remains of two kittens. The motorist notified the New Haven police, and the surviving cat was taken to the Allen County SPCA, where she was named Mercy. It wasn't long before the SPCA was bombarded by calls from people who wanted to adopt the ...

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  16. Man guilty in Fishers bank robberyRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | Journalgazette.net

    ... on bond for a residential entry case pending in Allen Superior Court. He also has served time in prison for an Allen County robbery. Xavier Hardy, 27, also of Fort Wayne, is awaiting sentencing. He pleaded guilty in December to the same three ...

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  17. New Haven mayor facing competitionRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | Journalgazette.net

    ... mocratic mayoral primary on May 5. Candidates have until noon Feb. 6 to file the appropriate paperwork with the Allen County Election Board for the 2015 municipal primary election.

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  18. Ft. Wayne man killed by apparent stray bulletRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | WISH-TV Indianapolis

    ... officers blocked off a large area around the home to preserve any possible evidence. If ruled a homicide by the Allen County Coroner's Office, the death would be the first in Allen County in 2015. Download the WISH-TV Weather App for fast, accurate ...

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  19. Police believe man's death caused by stray bulletRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Fort Wayne News-Sentinel

    ... asking anyone with information about the death to contact Crime Stoppers at 436-STOP (436-7867). Police and the Allen County Coroner's office and Allen County Prosecutor's office are continuing to investigate the death. If the man was killed by a ...

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  20. Body found on road identifiedRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | Journalgazette.net

    A Fort Wayne man has been identified as the person found dead Tuesday on a road just north of the city limits. The 29-year-old was found early Tuesday on Tonkel Road near the intersection with Dupont Road, according to the Allen County Sheriff's Department.

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