A look at some things Fort Wayne area readers will want to know.
1. You may want to take an umbrella with you today. We have a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. When it's not raining, it will be mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Click here for more details and an extended forecast.
2. Washington Boulevard has lane restrictions between Ewing Street and Broadway, today, Aug. 12, and Aug. 13. Click here to learn of other area road projects and restrictions.
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* On this date in 1939, the classic MGM movie musical "The Wizard of Oz," had its world premiere in Oconomowoc, Wisconsin, three days before opening in Hollywood. Actress Maggie Lawson, retired tennis star Pete Sampras and rapper Sir Mix-A-Lot are among the many notables sharing a birthday today. If you want to know what else makes today special, click here for Today in History.
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