CITY COUNCIL APPROVES WAYNEDALE CORRIDOR PLAN

“In an effort to ensure that the corridors of Lower Huntington Road and Bluffton Road continue to positively serve the residents and businesses of the Waynedale community, we have developed a 5 to 10 year plan, which includes the safety of pedestrians, cyclists and vehicles through sidewalks, lighting,

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TREE PRUNING WITH A PURPOSE

Fall is a great time to be outside admiring the trees in our landscapes. We take stock of which trees are looking good and which seem to need a little help. If we discover trees that look like they’ve seen better days, we instantly want to solve the problem. It is natural to want to do something

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YES! TO OUR CUSTOMERS

We want to take a moment and share with you the exciting things that have happened at Yes! Automotive since we opened one year ago.

Thanks to your support, for the past three months we have been the 2nd largest independent dealer in Allen County. Additionally, we are currently the fastest growing new

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HUNTER DEER DONATIONS TO FEED INDIANA’S HUNGRY

Hoosiers Feeding the Hungry’s would like to remind all hunters and landowners about our deer donation program! After you’ve filled your freezer, please help us to feed those in need within your community by donating to the Hoosiers Feeding the Hungry’s “Meat” the need program. Just take

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ELSIE J. DUTKIEWICZ, 98

ELSIE J. DUTKIEWICZ, 98, of Fort Wayne, passed away October 24, 2017 at Lutheran Life Villages. She was born March 9, 1919 in New Market, Tennessee to the late Roscoe and Ellen (Boyd) Justus. She worked as a bookkeeper for a number of different companies throughout her life. She was a member of Waynedale

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November 10, 2017 – WORSHIP IN WAYNEDALE

CALVARY UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
6301 Winchester Rd.
Fort Wayne, IN 46819
(260) 747-9218
Sunday Worship:
Worship Service
9:30a
Coffee & Conversation 10:30a
Sunday School
10:40a
Lighthouse Worship 10:45a
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PEACE EVANGELICAL
LUTHERAN CHURCH

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November 10, 2017 – CLASSIFIEDS

HELP WANTED
Seeking a dependable & reliable driver to drive for a construction crew.
Serious Inquiries Only.
Call 260-413-6460

FOR SALE
Cargo Trailer
Enclosed With Spare Tire
Size: 4’ x 6’
Call 260-418-3670

GUNSMITHING ITEMS
Selling various things from husband’s gunsmithing business.

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ALLEN COUNTY PARTNERS WITH PB DEVELOPMENT ON SHELL BUILDING IN GM AREA

The Allen County Board of Commissioners, Allen County Council and PB Development LLC recently announced a partnership to construct a 100,000 square foot shell building at the northwest corner of Lafayette Center Road and Fogwell Parkway.

“Business prospects are looking for opportunities to expand

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ALLEN CO VETERANS ORGANIZATIONS: VETERAN’S DAY ACTIVITIES

The annual Veterans Day Parade on Parnell Avenue, sponsored by the Allen County Council of Veterans Organizations, will be held Saturday, November 11 at 11:00 a.m., with a ceremony immediately following the parade.

The parade line up will start at 10:00 a.m. at the corner of State Street and Parnell

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BLAUVELTS CELEBRATE 72 YEARS OF MARRIAGE

On November 29, 1945, which in that year was Thanksgiving Day, Richard and Kathleen Blauvelt were married. The marriage vows took place at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Hot Springs, Arkansas.

Richard and Kathleen have 6 children, 21 grandchildren and 33 great grandchildren.

The Blauvelt’s

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MISSION ACCOMPLISHED

On Friday, November 3, 2017, Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic School’s STARBASE 2.0 team launched their high-altitude balloon while the entire student body counted down and cheered on.

The launch was the last step in a 10-week STEM project for 20 seventh and eighth graders, and their science teacher,

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HISTORIC FORT WAYNE’S OLD FORT GETS A NEW ATTRACTION

Tom Grant of Historic Fort Wayne is excited to start with demonstrations in their brand new brick oven, located inside the walls of the Old Fort on Spy Run. This historic landmark and popular education center has been maintained since 2004 by Historic Fort Wayne, who recently got news that their license

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CELEBRATING RESIDENT VETERANS

Kingston Residence Assisted Living celebrates our Veterans who proudly served our country. Pictured Back Row L – R: Richard McIntosh; Harrison Hull; Ted Egts. Front Row L – R: Walter Grantham; Bill Colburn; and Archie James. Not pictured are John Zimmerman. In memory: Richard Jones, John Hornberger,

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DRIVERS SHOULD BE AWARE OF DEER

As days shorten and the breeding season for deer approaches, the chance of encountering one while driving increases significantly.

Nearly 50 percent of all vehicle accidents involving white-tailed deer occur between October and December.

The risk of deer-vehicle accidents can be minimized by practicing

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November 10, 2017 – COMMUNITY CALENDAR

NORTHROP
CRAFT BAZAAR
When: Sat., Nov. 18
9a-3p
Where: Northrop High School
7001 Coldwater Road
Add’l: The Northrop High School “Big Orange Pride” (BOP) Marching Band is hosting their annual Fall Craft Bazaar
More than 250 regional artists, artisans

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LEAF SEASON IS UPON US

The City’s bagged leaf program allows residents to place leaves in biodegradable bags at the curb and call 311 to schedule a pick-up. The bags will be collected within two business days after the call to 311. This option gives residents the flexibility of having leaves collected at their convenience.

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MCNAMARA HOLIDAY OPEN HOUSE

Each year McNamara Florist at Sandpoint hosts an extravagant Annual Holiday Open House on the first weekend in November. This year’s Holiday Open House will be held Friday, November 3rd through Sunday, November 5th, times for this event are Friday-Saturday: 9AM-6PM and Sunday: Noon-5PM. This season,

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PURSE BINGO RAISES $7K FOR WALK TO END ALZHEIMER’S

Kingston Residence hosted a Purse Bingo to Benefit the ‘Walk to End Alzheimer’s’ in October. Close to 100 women in attendance vied for 20 name brand purses, participated in a silent auction, raffle contest and a 50/50 to raise an amazing $3,500. An anonymous donor will be matching the proceeds

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ROBERT DWAINE FAVORY, 81

ROBERT DWAINE FAVORY, 81, of Ft. Wayne, passed away Thursday, October 12, 2017. He was born December 26, 1935 to the late Morris W. and Wanetta M. Favory.

Bob enjoyed classic cars, model making and bowling.

He is survived by a number of cousins; two nephews; one niece; and a friend, Sheri Bissonnette.

He

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FWACC DONATES HUMANE EDUCATION BOOKS TO SCHOOL LIBRARIES

The Humane Education Department at Fort Wayne Animal Care & Control, guided by the Humane Education Advisory Council is pleased to announce it has donated more than 130 copies of the book Buddy Unchained to elementary school libraries around Allen County.

Buddy Unchained is a story about a dog

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October 27, 2017 – WORSHIP IN WAYNEDALE

CALVARY UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
6301 Winchester Rd.
Fort Wayne, IN 46819
(260) 747-9218
Sunday Worship:
Worship Service 9:30a
Coffee & Conversation 10:30a
Sunday School
10:40a
Lighthouse Worship
10:45a
. . .
FREE KIDS FALL

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KEEP YOUR HOME COMFORTABLE WITH FIRE & ICE

With the winter cold on its way, does your home already feel like it takes a long time to heat up to temperature or just drafty? You may need a furnace tune-up.

For $79.95, a tune-up from Fire & Ice can help ensure a warm winter and a more efficiently running furnace. Like a skilled surgeon, Fire

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FREE MEALS FOR VETERANS

Waynedale American Legion Post #241 is scheduled to host a special meal, free to veterans, on Veterans Day, Saturday, November 11, from noon to 6 p.m., serving ham and bean soup, potato soup, salad and dinner rolls.

Veterans will eat for free and there will be a free offering for spouses and children

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SHOE DRIVE FOR SOLES4SOULS TO HELP PEOPLE IN NEED

BeBalanced Hormone Weight Loss Centers in Fort Wayne is now an official Soles4Souls drop-off location, and is hosting a shoe donation drive for the nonprofit global social enterprise committed to fighting poverty through the collection and distribution of shoes and clothing. New or gently worn pairs

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October 27, 2017 – COMMUNITY CALENDAR

11TH ANNUAL CHRISTMAS MART
When: Sat., Nov. 18, 9a–3p
Who: Fort Wayne Maennerchor/ Damenchor
Where: Park Edleweiss
3355 Elmhurst Dr.
Add’l: Open to the public. Great event for gift shopping. Arts, crafts, German sweets, baked goods for sale.
Also Bratwurst and

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