As we approach the end of 2008, I have been reflecting with pride on all my office has accomplished this year. Like many of you, we have had a challenging year. But my staff has met the challenge and
NEIGHBORHOOD CODE RECOGNIZES PROPERTY OWNERS FOR IMPROVEMENTS
Six houses honored for repairs
The staff of Neighborhood Code Enforcement and I recognized the property owners of six houses with
We’re in a recession, which could be severe. Several financial services companies have either collapsed or been bailed out by the government. And the stock market is down about 45 percent since
FRANCES B. DITTON, 96, of Fort Wayne, died Friday, December 5, 2008, in Fort Wayne. She was born on February 9, 1912, in Wabash, to the late Amos and India Siders Richards.
She is survived by her daughters,
FRANK E. MOYANO, 85, of Fort Wayne, died Saturday, December 6, 2008, in Fort Wayne. Born December 26, 1922, in Pisco, Peru, South America, he worked as a mechanic at Jim Kelly Buick, retiring in 1989.
ALVIN MARTIN BUUCK, 89, died Friday, November 28, 2008, at Lutheran Home. Born December 8, 1918, in Fort Wayne, he served in the U.S. Army and worked as a clerk for the U.S. Postal Service for 39 years,
PAUL E. BUNN, 72, of Ossian, died Saturday, November 29, 2008, at his residence. Born May 12, 1936, in Fort Wayne, he was a truck driver for Bart Bunn Trucking.
He is survived by his wife of 51 years,
CLINTON NORTHCUTT, 20, of Fort Wayne, died Tuesday, December 2, 2008, at Lutheran Hospital. Born September 8, 1988, in Fort Wayne, he was the son of Michael C. and Kelly G. Northcutt of Fort Wayne.
JOSIE G. MANTER, 100, of Fort Wayne, died Tuesday, November 18, 2008, at home. Born in Rockford, Ohio, she was the daughter of the late Charles and Ellen Dull. She retired in 1973 from A.R.A. Food Service
FRANCES L. JANSSEN, 82, of South Bend, formerly of Remington, died Thursday, Novembr 27, 2008, at St. Elizabeth Medical Center, Lafayette.
Born January 25, 1926, in Remington to the late Fred B. and
Stop and think of our heroes, living and dead, who sacrificed themselves for us.
This poem is sent to us from a forwarded email of Johnston Anthony E MSgt 122AMXS/MXAAS from LCDR Jeff Giles, SC, USN,
THE OLD HOME PLACE
The holidays always bring thoughts of home. Not just the house that sits on the property that your parents owned but the memories that that old house contains. When I was a young
- Avoid carrot sticks. Anyone who puts carrots on a holiday buffet table knows nothing of the Christmas spirit. In fact, if you see carrots, leave immediately. Go next door, where they’re serving rum balls.
2. Drink as much eggn
Editors Note: The Waynedale News receives an abundance of press releases and articles for each issue. Information that has a focus on Waynedale is given the highest priority. We try to evaluate all
Waynedale Curves partnered with the Salvation Army this past month through the Adopt a Family program. The member’s fundraising efforts will help to provide a plentiful season of joy to a family
His mother called, “A rest stop is coming up, do you need to go?”
“No, I’m straight,” Lance said back. They were on their way to Indiana. They had been
At the beginning of 1790 George Washington made several more attempts at establishing a military presence at Kekionga (Fort Wayne). After War Chief Little Turtle totally defeated three of General Hamar’s
Call us for all of your snow removal, landscape maintenance, lawn mowing, landscaping, bobcat service, dump truck service, estate cleanup and all types of hauling/cleanup work.
The poinsettia is the most widely tested consumer plant on the market today, proving the myth about the popular holiday plant to be false:
History and Legend
A sky as blue as October’s stretches above our hills this morning, without a cloud to mar its surface. A lone jet trail streaks across the sky, neatly dividing it with a line of white. Sunshine
December is the most common time for home candle fires. Candle fires peak on Christmas day, followed by New Year’s Day and Christmas Eve.
“Candle fires are more common around the holidays
Santa Claus was quite the event as I grew up in our blue-collar neighborhood in Detroit, Michigan. My Dad had one of his construction co-worker pals come by the house dressed up as Santa, and he always
This week’s HTYH is a continuation of Sandy B’s story. The late Sandy B. was a USMC fighter pilot, forward air traffic controller, Credit Union Lobbyist and a long time member of Alcoholics
Indiana’s legislative process is perhaps best understood through observation and participation. That’s why I’d like to encourage area students to serve as pages during the upcoming
Peters Body Shop, in business in Waynedale for 20 years, has created a display that brings the Christmas spirit to the area. About five years ago they placed a miniature replica of the famous display