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LOY-KING - Traci Ann Loy, Fort Wayne, and Lyle Matthew King, Avilla, are planning a wedding June 19 at Calvary United Methodist Church, 6301 Winchester Road.

Their parents are Rick and Lynn Loy, Fort Wayne; and Leonard and Marjorie King, Avilla.

The bride-elect graduated from Wayne High School and Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne. She is employed by Lincoln Financial Group. Her fiance graduated from Wayne High School and is employed by Brookwood Cabinets.

The circular window on the north side of St. Therese's Catholic Church, Lower Huntington Road, is now complete. It was installed beginning last week, Thursday, April 1 by The Lynchburg Stained Glass Company from Virginia.

The new stained glass window is above the Baptismal Font and contains an image of the Holy Trinity. The hands of God the Father are shown sending us God the Son depicted by the cross. And from the heart of Jesus Christ flows the saving stream of His living blood and water...

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AMERICAN LEGION POST #241-Charlie Rathsack, Commander

New Weekly Kitchen Menu Luncheon Specials Served From 11am to 1pm

"Stop in and have one of our "Home Cooked" and delicious lunches from 11am to 1:30pm Tuesday through Friday."

Food every evening: Monday-50-cent Draft Beer, Tuesday-Sliders, Wednesday-Wings, Thursday-Evening Food Specials-prepared by the Honor Guard, Auxiliary, or Sons of American Legion

Friday Night Dinners will be served from 5pm to 7:30pm

Now Serving! 4-piece Fish...

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Marine Corps Pfc. Matt R. Asselin, son of Susan M and Rick F. Asselin of Fort Wayne, Indiana, recently completed basic training at Marine Corps Recruit Depot, San Diego, California and was meritoriously promoted to his current rank.

Asselin successfully completed 12 weeks of training designed to challenge new Marine recruits both physically and mentally. Asselin and fellow recruits began their training at 5 a.m. by running three miles and performing calisthenics. In addition to the physical...

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Angie Sturm, a junior at Bishop Luers High School placed 4th in the State Bowling Finals at Western Bowl in Indianapolis. The event took place on Saturday, March 20th, 2004. The Waynedale News first featured Angie last July when she became the Indiana State Queens Champion.

Last year Angie missed the State Bowling Tournament by 16 pins. This year one of her goals was to make the State Finals. She accomplished that goal by winning the South Bend Semi-State with a three-game total score of...

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You just KNEW it was gonna be this way! Everybody knew this game and the Catholic Youth Organization Championship would come down to the final 2 minutes. St. Therese and St. Joe Hessen Cassel were so evenly matched. They met in the first CYO game of the year with Hessen Cassel winning that overtime game by 3 points. Neither team would lose a league game after that. St. Therese started firing on all cylinders during the Christmas Tournament at St. Francis and never looked back! Hessen...

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Carroll High School Winter Guard placed 4th in State Competition at Center Grove High School, Indianapolis, Indiana. The competition took place on Saturday, March 20th.

The Indiana High School Color Guard Association (IHSCGA) was founded in 1983 with 28 members competing in two classes. Twenty-one years later the competition is available at six different achievement based levels with membership at over 120 units.

James E. Springer, of the Law Office of James E. Springer, PC, has joined the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, Inc. (NAELA). Membership in the Academy is open to licensed attorneys who are practicing in the area of elder law or who are interested in legal issues pertaining to the elderly.

The National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys is a professional association of attorneys concerned with improving the availability and delivery of legal services to the older person. With the...

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Professional Window Cleaner Robert Johnson of Brighter Days achieves perfection and makes ‘em shine.

Professional window cleaners reveal how to achieve perfection.

Professional window cleaners say you should wash your windows four times a year—once with each of the changing seasons. Here are seven window-washing tips for people who want their windows to shine like a professional cleaned them.

Stay out of the sun – Never wash windows in direct sunlight because cleaning solutions will dry too quickly, leaving a streaky residue.

Use a squeegee – After you apply cleaning solution, wipe with a...

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