HONORING THE FALLEN

A Waynedale veterans group celebrated the recent Veterans’ Day with a powerful memorial to service people lost in the line of duty.

In celebration of Veterans’ Day, the American Legion Post 241 put on display its “Honor the Fallen Wall,” showing hundreds of pictures of the myriad of servicemen and servicewomen lost in the line of duty since Sept. 11, 2001.

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HOLIDAY DECORATING TIPS – Green-Thumb Gardener

Many families include fresh greens, such as boughs, tips, wreaths, and roping in their holiday decorating plans. The aroma is a wonderful holiday memory for many. To keep your greens as fresh as possible, utilize these tips:

Purchase as close as possible to the time you need them and keep them outside until needed. When you purchase, check for freshness in co

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THE TALE OF THE FORT WAYNE ART SCHOOL

The Fort Wayne Museum of Art is pleased to present to the community an exhibition that celebrates the storied history of the Fort Wayne Art School from 1888 to its evolution as the fine arts department of today’s Purdue University Fort Wayne. “1026 West Berry Street: The Fort Wayne Art School,” opened on November 17 and will remain on view until February 10, 20
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IT’S A BEAUTIFUL DAY IN THE NEIGHBORHOOD – Community Spotlight

Incorporated on January 24th, 1962 and comprised of 385 homes, Lake Shores Community Association, is one of the larger neighborhoods in Waynedale. Airport Expressway divides the lots into an East side with 179 homes and the West side made up of 206 homes. The houses were all built between 1962 and 2017.

The monthly Lake Shores community newsletter shares cu

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FAMILIES INVITED TO SEE SCHOOLS DURING TUESDAY TOURS

Families are invited to visit Fort Wayne Community Schools’ elementary, middle and high schools during Tuesday Tours on Nov. 13, 20 and 27 and Dec. 4 and 11.

Each school in the District will offer tours during school hours to allow families to see the work going on in each building prior to the Dec. 14 deadline to submit school choice lottery applications. Duri

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VETERANS ARE HONORED WITH PATRIOTIC QUILTS – Around The Frame

This year November 11 marks the 100th anniversary of the signing of the armistice which ended WW I. Formerly known as Armistice Day and now Veterans Day it is the day our nation pauses to give thanks and show appreciation to all of the fine men and women who have served our country in the military.

The day is celebrated in various ways: some schools invite a vetera

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QUIMBY VILLAGE CONTINUES CONSTRUCTION

The long-standing Village Bowl at Quimby Village is finally no more.

Demolition on the venerable old building was completed about the middle of October, according to officials from Sweetwater Sound, the company that owns the Quimby Village property.

“The building was so dilapidated,” said Jeff Osterman, Vice President of Performance Improvement with

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WORKING TOGETHER – Voice Of The Township

A couple of years ago AEP determined that the trees along our property were interfering with their electric lines. Our twenty-year-old row of sunburst locusts had to be removed. That uncovered the fact that more changes were needed to prevent erosion and other damage along the portion of ground facing Superior Street, and new landscaping was needed. We wen
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BRAVAS CUSTOMERS TREATED TO WOOD FARM TOUR & LUNCH

On Sunday, October 21, Bravas Quality Meats held “Meet Your Meat” which was free and open to anyone curious about the supply chain they are building with Wood Farms (11402 Indianapolis Rd), restaurants, chefs and home cooks. There was free lunch, informational packets and hay-ride tours of the farm. Overall, the event intended to emphasize the importance
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