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Ben Mikesell | The Journal Gazette
Joevon Bruce, 8, tests his throwing strength at the football station during Field Day on Monday at Indian Village Elementary School.

5 things of interest to area readers – Tuesday, June 3

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

1. Today’s weather

  • Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Click here for more details and an extended forecast.
2. Roadwork & road restrictions

3. Stories you’ll want to read

  • It’s a homily with all the tread worn off it, but the Vera Bradley Foundation for Breast Cancer Classic long ago took it as gospel: Records are made to be broken. (Darn right they are.)
  • After going through it with his wife and daughter, Bud Dyer is on a mission to help cancer patients get to the treatment they need.
  • An early morning weekend gunbattle in Fort Wayne left collateral damage: A little girl sleeping in her bed was struck twice by bullets.
  • No, they don’t look alike. Yes, they bicker from time to time. No, they can’t tell what the others are thinking. The Thompson quads are seniors in high school getting ready for college.

4. FYI

Looking for something to do? Click here to check out Today’s Best Bets.

If you want to know what makes today special, click here for Today in History.

5. A quick look at sports