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File - Today's editorial deals with using "Redskins" as a nickname. The illustration is of hypothetical ethnic sports team and mascot names.

5 things of interest to area readers - Monday, June 23

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

1. FYI

* Lima Road lane switch set for Wednesday. Click here for details.

* DeKalb County will host a job fair from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday at the Ashley Community Center, 500 S. Gonser Ave., Ashley. Click here for additional details.

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

Let’s celebrate:

National Pink Day

National Pecan Sandies Day

Public Service Day

2. TODAY’S WEATHER

Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of rain, storms. Expect a high temperature in the upper 80s. Click here for more details and an extended forecast.

3. LOCAL STORIES YOU’LL WANT TO READ

New approach to stray cats

Follow TinCaps to a couple of nice parks nearby

26-year-old 'Redskin' editorial still has resonance

Experts give tips for grads on writing thank-you notes

Experiencing art in the city

4. ROADWORK & ROAD RESTRICTIONS

Tecumseh Street has lane restrictions on the bridge through tomorrow, June 24, for logjam removal. Click here to learn of other area road projects and restrictions.

5. A QUICK LOOK AT SPORTS

TinCaps 4, Whitecaps 2

WORLD CUP

U.S. 2, Portugal 2

Belgium 1, Russia 0

Algeria 4, Korea Republic 2

MLB

Tigers 10, Indians 4

Reds 4, Blue Jayes 3

Pirates 2, Cubs 1

Twins 6, White Sox 5

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