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  1. Monserrate Shirley, Mark Leonard, Bob Leonard, left to right.Read the original story w/Photo

    56 min ago | WISH-TV Indianapolis

    A judge has been selected to preside over the second trial in the 2012 south side explosion case. Court records obtained by I-Team 8 show Allen County Judge Frances Gull was appointed to Bob Leonard's case Friday.

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  2. County granted authority to order property cleanupsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Journal Gazette

    Allen County officials now have the authority to order property owners in unincorporated areas to clean up poorly maintained property if people complain about it.

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  3. Community Harvest Bank in Fort Wayne Closes Wagons Due to ColdRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | WFFT-TV Fort Wayne

    ... ly it's determined zero or below is when we close it down." Community Harvest serves more than 21,000 people in Allen County.

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  4. Sustainable landscapingRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Fort Wayne News-Sentinel

    ... Church, 501 W. Berry St. Plant help and information: or 481-6826. The Allen County office of the Purdue Cooperative Extension Service has a wide array of information and a plant Help Line staffed by local ...

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  5. Leaders unite on transportationRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Journalgazette.net

    ... lobbyists to represent them at the Statehouse, and frankly, in my experience in the Statehouse, we regarded the Allen County legislative delegation as those who represented the interests of the city of Fort Wayne." Harper said the city should rely ...

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  6. Sustainable landscaping saves work, resourcesRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Fort Wayne News-Sentinel

    ... Church, 501 W. Berry St. Plant help and information: or 481-6826. The Allen County office of the Purdue Cooperative Extension Service has a wide array of information and a plant Help Line staffed by local ...

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  7. Friday's going out entertainment guideRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Fort Wayne News-Sentinel

    ... students or if bought at the door. Tickets: 422-6329. "THE MUSIC LESSON": all for One productions, 7:30 p.m., Allen County Public Library, 900 Library Plaza. Tickets: 745-4364 or go to . WINTERFEST 2015 ...

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  8. 2 of Sen. Brown's 4 bills advance to HouseRead the original story

    Thursday | Journalgazette.net

    ... funding. "I urge the House to pass my transportation funding bill because I believe it will greatly help Allen County's transportation needs," said Brown, a former Fort Wayne city councilwoman. "I am aware of how the Fort Wayne Community Schools' ...

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  9. Man guilty of raping woman who was asleepRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Journal Gazette

    ... about an empty hallway, standing near the woman's door. He gets closer to the door, waits, then he goes inside. Allen County Deputy Prosecutor Tom Chaille compared the footage to a horror movie when seen from the perspective of the camera.

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  10. Mentoring program paying off at 3 Fort Wayne high schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Daily Journal

    Allen Superior Court Judge Dan Heath says the program instituted by the Allen County Juvenile Justice Center is producing outstanding early results. The Check and Connect Program, which was launched this semester, aims to help kids who have shown disinterest in school through absences and grades.

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  11. Meter collections go downRead the original story

    Thursday | Fort Wayne News-Sentinel

    ... project has removed about 50. "That's a prime location," Keeney said of the construction site near the main Allen County Library, and although the affect is relatively insignificant compared to the city's $148 million budget, he noted that "every ...

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  12. Separate, unequalRead the original story

    Wednesday | Journalgazette.net

    ... voucher schools would serve children from poverty trapped in "failing" schools isn't holding up, either. In Allen County, millions are flowing to struggling private schools. The former Imagine charter schools, converted to Horizon Christian schools ...

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  13. Possible New Funds for Kids Walking to FWCSRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | WFFT-TV Fort Wayne

    ... districts that's been created by City Council to facilitate economic development within Fort Wayne and Allen County." The bill already passed by the Indiana Senate, has been sent to the House for consideration. If Senate Bill 478 is approved, the ...

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  14. Check and Connect shows promiseRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Journalgazette.net

    Early results from a new mentoring program through the Allen County Juvenile Justice Center and area schools show good results. The "Check and Connect Program," implemented this year on a trial basis in a few high schools in Fort Wayne Community Schools and East Allen County Schools, pairs specially-trained mentors with youth identified as risks for truancy.

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  15. Mayor supports state billRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Fort Wayne News-Sentinel

    ... can be formed by a county or municipal government through a redevelopment commission. There are 20 districts in Allen County, including BAE Systems, Summit industrial parks and the ongoing Ash Skyline Plaza for example. SB 478 specifies that the ...

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  16. Food bank network hurtingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Journalgazette.net

    To donate money to Associated Churches of Fort Wayne and Allen County for its food bank program, go to www.associatedchurches.org and click on the blue box marked "donate." The money can be designated for the neighborhood food network.

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  17. Mayor Henry Announces Completion of Second Phase for Water AgreementRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | WFFT-TV Fort Wayne

    ... to customers. "If you remember the year we had the drought and that caused low pressure in Fort Wayne and Allen County and it became a public safety issue." Phase three of the project will result in more than 1,300 customers connected to city water ...

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  18. Gloria 'Daniel-izes' dessertRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Hays Daily News

    ... where hospitality rates A-plus. Regina is such a great hostess. The Amish community where she grew up is in Allen County, Indiana. That community is exceptional when it comes to hospitality. My mother calls it "Allen County Hospitality." Regina had ...

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  19. Need for property standardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Fort Wayne News-Sentinel

    Ten years after it was first proposed, Allen County officials may at last have the tool they need to clean up properties that endanger public aesthetics, if not the public health. The Commissioners, who never got around to voting the first time around after some officials and owners complained, are expected to consider what could be called the county equivalent of the city's Neighborhood Code Enforcement office as early as Friday.

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  20. Brazen bandit given 15 years for 5 robberiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Journalgazette.net

    When asked why he committed a string of robberies, when he never made an attempt to conceal his face or hide anything that would help the liquor store and restaurant employees whom he flashed a gun at remember him, 21-year-old Magellan Steward only had this to say to Fort Wayne detectives: Monday in Allen Superior Court, Steward learned where he'd be spending the next portion of his life: 15 years in prison. Steward committed five robberies in less than a month beginning in late October, according to Fort Wayne police and Allen County prosecutors.

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