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  • Hands full, but still hunting
  • Road restrictions for April 21
    ENGLE ROAD Lane restrictions to one lane in each direction 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. April 22 to 23 between Jefferson Boulevard and Stateman Way to continue trail construction.
  • Family fetes fill Foster Park
    No one was quite sure how many years the Mendoza, Ortega, Vazquez and Sahdana families had been coming together to celebrate Easter at Foster Park, but somewhere along the way it became a tradition.
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Kendra Amaya Miranda gets a hug from daughter, Ciela, 5. To see their story, click you "You can make a difference."

5 stories of interest to Fort Wayne area readers, Wednesday, Dec. 25

Here are some of the stories people are talking about today.

1) Greater joy helps beat the odds

After a traumatic wrestling accident, a local freshman is home for Christmas

2) You can make a difference

Three Fort Wayne residents and their families who shared their stories have been touched by the kindness, volunteerism and charity of others.

3) Shooting early Christmas morning leaves 1 critically injured

A bar at the corner of Wayne and Anthony is shot up, bullets striking a man and a woman.

4) 120-foot-tall cell tower at Northside Park?

The Fort Wayne Parks & Recreation board is expected to vote next month on the plan.

5) Got a new tablet or smartphone? Test it out here

Looking for something to put that new tablet or smartphone through its paces? We asked JG staff members to name a few of their favorite videos, photo galleries and stories.