Indiana city parks director resigns after dogfighting plea

Whiting Mayor Joseph Stahura issued a statement Sunday saying Martin Jakubowski had resigned. He says he received more than 300 complaints following Jakubowski’s guilty plea Thursday and the mayor’s initial decision to retain Jakubowski as parks director and only remove him from supervising the animal shelter.

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Play about Notre Dame founder to premiere Wednesday

Four Notre Dame alumni collaborated on the production — director Patrick Vassel, playwright Christina Telesca Gorman, performer Matthew Goodrich and projection designer Ryan Belock. Vassel is currently the associate and supervising director of the Broadway smash hit “Hamilton” in Chicago and Los Angeles.