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On Tuesday, March 18th, members of 100+ Women Who Care visited SCAN (Stop Child Abuse and Neglect) to present a $12,000 check in support of SCAN's mission to eliminate child abuse and neglect. The gift will be used to upgrade worn furniture in a family visitation room to ensure the safety of children during visits. It is in these rooms that children, who have been substantiated victims of abuse and neglect rebuild broken family bonds. This gift will literally transform of a visitation room...

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South-Side-Catholic-Singers

The South Side Catholic Singers recently wrapped up their first middle school show choir season. This was their first year of competition. The students in the South Side Catholic Singers are made up of 5th through 8th grade students from St. Joseph-St. Elizabeth School, St. John the Baptist School, St. John New Haven School, Most Precious Blood School, St. Joseph Hessen Cassel School and Huntington Catholic School.

The South Side Catholic Singers performed at the Homestead High School Show...

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Kingston Residence sponsored their 6th Annual Taste of Waynedale on Tuesday, March 18th in a new location. Mount Calvary Lutheran Church on Reservation Drive proved to be the perfect setting for over 600 people to enjoy a variety of foods from 25 restaurants and businesses. The annual event again this year was held to benefit two great charities, Community Harvest Food Bank and the Waynedale Initiative Trails and Sidewalk projects slated for Waynedale.

"We elected to make the location change...

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Harz-Anniversary

Howard and Nancy Harz will be celebrating their 50th anniversary with a gathering of family and friends at their son's home.

Howard and Nancy were married on March 28, 1964 at Westfield Presbyterian Church in Fort Wayne, Indiana.

Nancy retired from Sandpoint Greenhouse and Howard retired from LH Industries.

They have 2 sons, six grandchildren and six great grandchildren.

The South Side Optimists Club donation of $300 to Nana’s creations will go towards supplying area elementary students with hand made embroidered blankets.

The South Side Optimists Club donation of $300 to Nana's creations will go towards supplying area elementary students with hand made embroidered blankets.

Dear Patriots,
The Homes for Wounded Warriors Program (HWWP) is an Indiana Based 501C that has one mission - provide new or remodeled MORTGAGE FREE, specially adapted homes for seriously wounded veterans. Since we officially started in 2011, we have provided over $350,000 in new construction and reconstructed homes. We are one of the few organizations in America that can proudly say that our operating expenses are less than 15% of our total revenue. We currently have no paid staff members and a...

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Life is a journey. A baby is born, the parents and grandparents are delighted and begin that wonderful part of their life of watching this beautiful little one begin their life. The next big journey is the baby begins school and finally graduates from college and then begins a career, is married and the beginning of life for this family will begin again. However, the life's journey for our first baby in this article continues. Career, family, retirement and then we begin to witness many changes...

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Tryouts are over and teams are set. In total the Wayne Baseball program kept 31 players including 7 seniors, 10 juniors, 8 sophomores and 6 freshmen. Under the tutelage of Head coach Eric Sherrill both teams look to have a very promising year, if they can play to their potential. The Assistant coaches are Lucas Fisher, Tony Georgi, Craig McCall and Kyle Sorlie along with bookkeeper Jeff Herring and volunteer Kyle Cyr.

The varsity roster currently carries 18 players on it including 7 seniors, 9...

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Riverview Cemetery is honored to be the site for the Welcome Home Vietnam Veteran's Day Ceremony. This will be the first celebration of its kind in Indiana.

On March 30, 2009, Congress proclaimed a national Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans Day to be March 30th each year. On March 3, 2014, Indiana officially recognized this day. This ceremony honors and recognizes the numerous contributions of veterans who served in Vietnam, and the importance of helping all of America's veterans return home and...

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