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Stutzman job fair next week at IPFW

Representatives from 76 employers with more than 2,800 jobs to fill will be on hand to meet with job seekers. That is nearly 10 percent more employers than attended last year’s job fair, organizers said.

Jelani, the large male giraffe at the Fort Wayne Children's Zoo, turned 17 on Monday.

Zoo giraffe celebrates 17th birthday

Zoo officials gave the Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo’s large male giraffe a fruit and vegetable “cake” made of apples, lettuce and carrots.

The Fort Wayne Fire Department and city officials announced Monday 15 new firefighters would be hired by spring 2016.

FWFD to hire 15 new firefighters

Salaries for ten of the new firefighters will be paid out of a $1.4 million Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response federal grant the city recently received.

This undated photo released by the Memphis Police Department shows Tremaine Wilbourn. According to authorities, Wilbourn is a suspect in the fatal shooting of Memphis Police Officer Sean Bolton during a traffic stop, Saturday, Aug. 1, 2015, in Memphis, Tenn. (Memphis Police Department via AP)

Manhunt underway for suspect in officer’s fatal shooting

“He’s a coward,” Memphis Police Director Toney Armstrong said of the suspect, 29-year-old Tremaine Wilbourn. “You gunned down, you murdered a police officer, for less than 2 grams of marijuana. You literally destroyed a family.”

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New home means new life for Wabash family

The Gallimore family has lived in a small apartment the last five years. Now, they have the keys and are getting ready to move into their very first home.