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Arts update


• Fort Wayne resident Jerry Hertenstein was presented the Judge's Award for his oil painting “Stacked” at the LaFontaine Art Council Regional Fine Arts Exhibit at Huntington University. The exhibit will be on display through Aug. 27.

• The following students were named winners of the All-Day Chess Tournament that recently took place at Allen County Public Library: Viswanathan Manickam, Landen Pocock, Hudson Stiver, Jonathon Pratt, Vishal Varma, Jacob Phillips, Levi Pratt, Constantin Bratianu, Luke Reinert, Joslynn Strong, Peter Nguyen, Jaylen Strong, Corban Dunlap, Haiden Carpenter, Bowie Reuben, Isaiah Stiver, Kinsey Novinger, Nate Reinert, Jackson Baumert, Megan Guzhnay, Donny Dimberio, Dakota Carter, Andrew Brown, Fefe Nguyen, Xander Dressler, Parth Lakhotiya, Riddhi Lakhotiya, Vanshika Bangad and Elizabeth Brown.

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