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  • Road restrictions for Sept. 17, 2014
    BROBST ROAD Closed between Edgerton and Dawkins roads through Sept. 26. ROUSSEY ROAD Closed between Edgerton and Dawkins roads through Oct. 1.
  • Company invests $15 million on ex-Target
    A dead retail location has been given a lifeline.Lifeline Data Centers will invest $15 million to convert the former south-side Target into a technology storehouse. The retailer closed in 2005.
  • Council pares request for Legacy funds
    Mayor Tom Henry’s administration won’t get everything it asked for from the Legacy Fund.During its meeting Tuesday, the Fort Wayne City Council amended the administration’s $2.2 million request to $1.
Laura J. Gardner - The Journal Gazette
Six years ago today - The old 1890s schoolhouse was moved from Illinois Rd. to an area along Thomas Road. Kellie Buckingham and her daughter, Miranda, 2, watched the move.

5 things of interest to area readers – Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Cathie Rowand| The Journal Gazette
A group of friends, from left, Amy Montgomery holding Myka, 9 months, and walking her dog Morgan; Emily Holliday with Garrison, 11 months; Liz O'Brien with 11-month-old Liam and her dog Sadie; and Molly Shultz take advantage of Tuesday's warmer weather for a walk at Shoaff Park.
Michelle Davies - The Journal Gazette
Kiera Carlisle, a junior at New Haven High School, takes advantage of IPFW's college fair Tuesday, seeking information from Rick Gonsiorek, assistant director of administration at Holy Cross College. More than 75 public and private Indiana colleges sent representatives to the fair to talk with students about their academic, social and financial programs.

A quick look at some things Fort Wayne area readers will want to know.


2. WEATHER - Blowing and drifting snow. Falling temperatures. Wind chills zero to 10. For more details, click here.

3. FYI - Many area schools are closed today. Click here to see a list of closings and delays.

4. LOCAL SPORTS SCORES - North Dakota State 60, IPFW 57. Dons shot at NCAA tournament berth slips away with loss to Bison. Click here for game story.

5. ROAD RESTRICTIONS - There are lanes restrictions on Coliseum Boulevard between Crescent Avenue and H.W. Baals Drive from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily through April 10. Click here to learn of other area road construction projects and restrictions.