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STUDENTS RAISE $2950 FOR CANCER PATIENTS

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On October 24, 2013, St. Therese students participated in a mile long cancer walk.

The students raised pledges before the walk. The original goal was $2680.00. If that goal was reached they had three volunteers who said they would cut 10 inches from their hair and donate it to Locks of Love.

The students not only reached, but exceeded it and raised $2,950!

Nicole Smith from Hair Affair volunteered her services and cut their hair while the rest of the student body watched.
Mrs. Jauregui, Mrs...

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FORT WAYNE SPORT CLUB CONTINUES TO HOST MONTHLY FISH FRIES

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Traditional German Activity Returns as Winter Approaches
A Fish Fry will be held in Fort Wayne on Friday, November 22nd, starting at 4:30 p.m. Fort Wayne Sport Club, located at 3102 Ardmore Ave in Fort Wayne, will host the event.

Come join in on the fun and enjoy another fall fish dinner of 2013.  This November Fish Fry will once again continue the German dining tradition at Fort Wayne Sport Club. The cost is $8 for adults and $4 for children ages 6 to 10. Children age 6-and-under eat for...

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CELEBRATE THE TRUE MEANING OF CHRISTMAS

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Participants from local churches and agencies invite the public to focus on the true meaning of Christmas for the 62nd Christ Child Festival, December 6-8 at a new venue - the University of Saint Francis Performing Arts Center, 431 W. Berry St., Fort Wayne. With the goal of "keeping Christ in Christmas," the organization works to foster the Christmas spirit of generosity year-round. To that end, the venue, new this year, will be filled with exhibits following the theme "Sharing the Love of...

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KINGSTON RESIDENTS COMPLETE F4F SENIOR MARATHON

Details Kingston F4F Marathon

Ten residents of Kingston Residence ranging in age 71 to 96 years proudly completed the Fort 4 Fitness Senior Marathon. The race began on Thursday, June 27th at Parkview Field where the contestants registered and walked their initial 1/3 mile around the field concourse. Over the next 12 weeks, each participant was challenged to walk an average of two miles per week. As the race concluded on Friday, September 27, each participant was to have accumulated a total of 26 miles which equals a full...

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INDIANA NATIONAL GUARD HONORS SEVEN FALLEN SOLDIERS

Details Personalized shadow box displays of seven fallen soldiers are unveiled to family members and friends during a remembrance ceremony held at Valparaiso University, Nov. 3, 2013 to honor their dedication and sacrifices for state and country. US Army photo by Sgt. 1st Class Aaron Tinsley.

The Indiana Army National Guard paid tribute to seven Guardsmen during a recognition ceremony in Valparaiso, IN, November 3, 2013, with family members and friends of fallen soldiers.

"Today's ceremony is great; while I have attended individual ceremonies for most of them, we get to put all of them to rest in our armory today," said Sgt. 1st Class Kyle Leonard, former platoon sergeant in the 713th Engineer Company.

Individually designed shadow boxes for each soldier were unveiled at Valparaiso...

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WALK TO BETHLEHEM IS BACK!

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You are invited to WALK TO BETHLEHEM by your friends at First Christian Church, 4800 S. Calhoun Street in Fort Wayne, Indiana on the evenings of December 14 and 15, 2013 from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm.

Tours are scheduled approximately every 10 minutes. Guides will lead you to scenes outside the church, where you will be drawn into the wonderful story of Jesus' birth.

The Walk features live scenes and live animals. After the outside tour, please join us in the sanctuary for a time of prayer and...

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FINDING TRUE LOVE IN HEATHER’S CLOSET

Details Heathers closet dress and shop Luers HS

A rainbow of colorful dresses donned the hallway leading to the library where a message about awareness was given. Cindy Figel began the program with a prayer in memory of a 20-year-old IU student Heather Ancelet Norris, who was in an abusive relationship with her boyfriend. That relationship ended tragically in 2007 when she tried to leave.

The lesson taught at Bishop Luers High School was about love.

Heather thought she was in love... Her controller/abuser, her boyfriend, convinced her that...

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PUTTING THE SQUEEZE ON APPLES IN WAYNEDALE

Details Apple cider in Waynedale Gillioms

Orchards have been awakening this year with a plethora of red shiny orbs. An early crop for apples, all varieties, Macintosh, Paula Reds, Cortlands, Russets, Golden Delicious.

On Winchester Road in Waynedale, Ben Gilliom and his family are rekindling an old tradition. His wife, Marci, and their two children Bella, 3 and Micah, 9 have been producing apple cider ever since they purchased the beautiful 5-acre property five years ago. "It wasn't a pretty place back then," expressed Ben, who bought...

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VIRTUE INSURANCE SERVICES, LLC JOINS THE ERIE INSURANCE COMPANY

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Virtue Insurance Services, LLC has been appointed to represent Erie Insurance in Indiana and Ohio.

Virtue Insurance Services offers a full line of Erie Insurance property/casualty insurance products, including auto and homeowners insurance, as well as commercial and life insurance.

Virtue Insurance Services also offers a full line of individual and group health products (they specialize in the exchange program and Medicare products) as well as financial products.

The agency is located at...

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