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Ayoub Morchild brings in his samples. Thirteen Moroccan high school students are spending three weeks at Ivy Tech.

5 things of interest to area readers - Friday, August 8

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

1. FYI

* 70 firms, 3000 jobs on tap for Aug. 18 job fair at IPFW. Click here for story.

* GM is recalling some SUVs for the third time. Click here to learn about this and other recalls.

* Looking for something to do this weekend? Check out “Out & About.”

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

* Let’s celebrate:

* National Happiness Happens Day

* National Frozen Custard Day

* National Dollar Day

* National Zucchini Day

2. TODAY’S WEATHER

Today will be mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Click here for more details and an extended forecast.

3. LOCAL STORIES YOU’LL WANT TO READ

* Lutheran affiliate to add 320 jobs

* Top science students from Morocco see city

* Keiara Carr interviews singer-songerwriter Josh Doyle and previews the Arena Dinner Theatre's production 'Violet.'

* Girlfriend hit in bowling ball attack

* Volunteers toil for 70 good causes

4. ROADWORK & ROAD RESTRICTIONS

Fulton Street is closed between Washington and Jefferson boulevards through Aug. 15. Click here to learn of other area road projects and restrictions.

5. A QUICK LOOK AT LOCAL SPORTS

* Our High Schools sport page today previews boys tennis, boys cross country and girls cross country. Click here to read these stories and find all the latest high school sports scores and stories.

* TinCaps come from 8 runs down and defeat the Lake County Captains 12-11, in 10 innings. Click here for story.

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