Citizens are becoming much more aware of the unique programs offered by the Wayne Township Trustee’s office these days. I would like to start this week’s column by giving a very special
We are working hard each day to retain and gain jobs. I recently announced my support for the creation of a Regional Marketing Partnership for economic development. The partnership would assist Northeast
You’ve probably been aware for several months of all the good things happening at what is now known as Southtown Centre (the old Southtown Mall). Menard’s has almost been completed and construction
In my series about my adventures as an EMS nurse, I told you about my good friend and colleague, Boom-Boom. I hope you haven’t forgotten her, as I am finally going to tell you what happened at
ELFERT M. “AL” KIEFER, 79, of Fort Wayne, died Thursday, February 9, 2006, at Bay Pines V.A. Hospital, Bay Pines, Florida. Born October 2, 1926, in Ossian, he was a retired firefighter for
BETTY B. MARTZ, 83, of Fort Wayne, died Thursday, February 9, 2006, at Englewood Health Care. She was a member of Kingdom Hall on Sandpoint Road.
Survived by son, Paul (Diana) Martz of Fort Wayne; two
VIOLA LaVERNE MAHNENSMITH FITCH, 103, of Fort Wayne, died Sunday, February 5, 2006, at Heritage Park Nursing Home, Fort Wayne. Born March 31, 1902, in Ossian, she was a School Teacher for Ossian Elementary
ELLEN (INMAN) GILKEY, 87, of San Bruno, California, formerly of Fort Wayne, died Saturday, January 28, 2006, at Peninsula Hospital, Burlingame, California. Born May 4, 1918, in Blackford County, she
HARRY WILLIAM “BILL” McCLURE, 84, died Thursday, February 2, 2006, at River Terrace Estates, Bluffton. Born in Payne, Ohio, he was the son of Joseph Lester McClure and Harriett Hoover Cambray.
ROBERT V. “BOBBY” ESHCOFF, 78, of Fort Wayne, died Tuesday, January 31, 2006, at his residence. The lifelong resident of Fort Wayne served in the Army during World War II. His parents, Vasil
LOUIS F. PASTORIK, 60, of New Haven, died Sunday, January 22, 2006 after a short battle with lung cancer. He was born on July 4, 1945, in Hungary. “He understood the value of love, friendship
ELMER L. WILES, 86, of Fort Wayne, died Thursday, January 26, 2006, at his residence. Born June 6, 1919, in New Castle, he worked in management at Dana Corp., retiring after 36 years of service in 1983.
HELENE H. ELLIOTT, 89, of Fort Wayne, died Thursday, February 2, 2006, at Lutheran Hospital, Fort Wayne. Born September 4, 1916, in Windsor, Ontario, Canada, she was a member of Avalon Missionary Church.
MARC R. ROYER, 37, of Auburn, died Saturday, February 4, 2006, in DeKalb County. Born November 15, 1968, in Fort Wayne, he was a Steamfitter at Local 166 working for Wagner-Meinert, Inc. He was a graduate
DAVID JON ROYER, 34, of Fort Wayne, died Saturday, February 4, 2006, in DeKalb County. Born March 10, 1971, in Fort Wayne, he was a Steamfitter for 13 years at Local 166 working for Shambaugh &
Marine Corps Pvt. Travis L. Day, son of Edward Day of Fort Wayne, Indiana recently completed 12 weeks of basic training at Marine Corps Recruit Depot, San Diego, California designed to challenge new
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If you have several years to go until retirement, now is the right time to determine about how much annual income you can count on as a retiree. And if it looks like you might be coming up short, you’ll
Lock-down defense, home court fans and sizzling second-half shooting earned the University of Saint Francis women’s basketball team a 72-62 win over eighth-ranked Indiana Wesleyan University and
On a peaceful day in 1607, three British ships arrive in the heart of Virginia to establish Jamestown, the first permanent settlement in the “new world.” Led by the power-hungry Captain
There’s no dress code or valet parking. They just like to keep it this way, friendly and neighborly at a local restaurant/bar in Waynedale, called the Waynewood Inn.
At this humble spot along Airport
The Roanoke Baptist Blazers High School varsity basketball team ended the month of January on fire, having won three in a row and 9 of eleven. The wheels came off over the next ten days, however, as
“Any country that accepts abortion, is not teaching its people to love, but to use any violence to get what it wants.” Mother Theresa.
Every Thursday at 7 a.m., whether it is 0 degrees or
Students from Bishop Luers High School, St. Therese Elementary, faculty, parents and friends joined together for a service “entrusting” the Jubilee Pilgrim Cross of the Diocese of Fort Wayne/South