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Tuesday, October 24, 2017

LIFE SKILLS

Each week, Roanoke Elementary School designates a life skill to pursue through its Our Strongest Link effort. The focus for a recent week was Resourcefulness. The following students were chosen by their teachers as exhibiting the life skill of Resourcefulness: (front row, from left) Spencer Proffitt, Lamyah Reed, Dawson Husband, (second row) Nathan Krieger, Brody Bolen, Chance Derossett, Brayden Mayer, Megan Partin, LaBreanna Culver, (back row) Dezmen Culver, Gavin Magnuson, Jocelyn Buzzard, Matea Stuth, Ayden Stuth and (not pictured) Aiden Jordan.

Music therapy shares journey through grief

“How many people are suffering out there in the community who don’t even known that they can go talk to someone for free about their grief?”

Jazz trombonist Jackson to teach clinic at Snider

Jazz artist, director and engineer Joe Jackson will teach and perform at the 26th annual Nicholas Invitational Jazz Festival on Saturday, Feb. 11, at Snider High School.

City, Rotary Club team up for water jet fountain

The Rotary Club of Fort Wayne continues to live by its motto “Service Above Self” with its recent sponsorship of the water jet fountains, part of the city’s riverfront development project.

Windsong sets talent calls for two 2017 family films

A local movie company will hold a cast and crew call-out from 2-4 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 26, at the Allen County Public Library in downtown Fort Wayne.

Home builders boost numbers, lot prices rise

Allen County home builders crept closer toward that magic 1,000-permit mark in 2016 and, although they fell a little short, ending with 942 permits issued, it was the best year the industry has had in the county in a long time.

Grabill partnerships help whole community

For a small community, a grocery store has the power to bring people together, but sometimes “you have to lose your grocery store or your gas station before you appreciate it,” said Wilmer Delagrange, Grabill Town Council president.

Nominations due for 12th Athena Awards program

Greater Fort Wayne Inc. is accepting nominations for the 2017 Athena Awards program, through Feb. 17.

Comedy festival accepts action and other genres

Concordia Lutheran High School is accepting entries for the expanded Concordia Comedy Festival. The festival will be held at 7 p.m. Friday, April 28, at...

CLEAN WATER FOR HAITI

Middle school representatives from the sixth, seventh and eighth grades show Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic School’s support for clean water for the people of Haiti. The students filled a gallon-size plastic jug with coins to support a Cross Catholic Outreach fundraiser for that purpose. Students dropped coins into the jug in the classroom of religion teacher Anita Senesac (back, right).

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