Former drug kingpin’s home going up for sale

The former home of Michael Fabini, who is currently serving a 14-year sentence for running a major marijuana distribution ring, will go up for sale on Monday with an asking price of nearly $650,000.

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Memorial Coliseum bans ticket reselling

The reselling of tickets, also known as scalping, on the grounds of the of the Memorial Coliseum is no longer allowed as part of a policy aimed at providing consumer protections for people wanting to attend events at the venue.

Volunteers from the Vera Bradley Foundation for Breast Cancer visited the campuses of Dupont, Lutheran and St. Joseph hospitals Wednesday, May 4, 2016, to place between 150 and 200 pink ribbons in support of the "Turn the Town Pink" campaign.

Hospital campuses turned pink

Volunteers from the Vera Bradley Foundation for Breast Cancer on Wednesday placed 150-200 pink ribbons throughout the campuses of Dupont, Lutheran and St. Joseph hospitals during its “Turn the Town Pink” campaign.

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Coroner ID’s woman found dead in apartment

The Allen County Coroner has not yet determined how or why 49-year-old Robin R. Nevarez died. The cause and manner of her death are pending further investigation.

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Voters turn out to polls in strong numbers

In Whitley County, voter turnout exceeded 49 percent – an area high number. In Allen County, election officials said more than 36 percent of registered voters voted.

In this Nov. 6, 2002, photo, Charlie Keating IV, 16, poses for a photo in Phoenix for an upcoming series on the Discovery channel that he took part in. The Navy SEAL killed in Iraq on Tuesday, May 3, 2016, was identified as Charlie Keating IV, 31, a former Phoenix high school star distance runner and the grandson of the late Arizona financier involved in the 1980s savings and loan scandal. (Sherrie Buzby/The Arizona Republic via AP)  MARICOPA COUNTY OUT; MAGS OUT; NO SALES; MANDATORY CREDIT

Navy SEAL killed in Iraq had ties to Indiana

Charles Keating IV had ties to Indiana where he ran track and cross-country for IU and was a member of the 2004-05 Hoosiers team that was Big Ten Conference runner-up in both the indoor and outdoor seasons.

Fans dressed as movie Star Wars characters pose as they cerebrate the Star Wars Day in Taipei, Taiwan, Wednesday, May 4, 2016.  (AP Photo/Chiang Ying-ying)

It’s Star Wars Day: May the 4th be with you

May the Fourth, as in “May the Fourth Be With You” has become a day to celebrate all things Star Wars, especially following last year’s revival of the series with “Star Wars: The Force Awakens.”

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FWCS’s $130 million referendum passes easily

More than 72 percent of voters said ‘yes’ to the referendum, which won’t raise property taxes but will fund necessary upgrades at 42 of the district’s 51 schools.

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Voters say ‘yes’ to SACS referendum

Some 75 percent of voters voted to renew Southwest Allen County Schools $3.5 million referendum, which maintains class sizes and funds other operating expenses.