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Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.The Associated Press
Wednesday, October 24, 2012 12:01 am
Businesses looking to improve their curb appeal may be able to get a boost from the City of Fort Wayne's Commercial Facade Grant program. The program provides local businesses the opportunity to apply for matching grants to improve the exterior of their buildings.

Applications are available at www.cityoffortwayne.org/commercial-programs.html or by calling 3-1-1. Applications will be accepted Nov. 12-Dec. 14.The Northern Indiana Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure awarded 12 different organizations more $168,000 in grant money.The annual Run for Riley sponsored by WAJI, Majic 95.1-FM, raised $16,345 for Riley Hospital for Children in Indianapolis.After the sale of a condominium once owned by Fort Wayne native John Walley, the permanent designated fund the Walley Family Endowment Fund will support the YMCA and has been established at the Community Foundation of Greater Fort Wayne.The Central Great Lakes Gardeners, which is part of the Gardeners of America/Men's Garden Clubs of America, presented Ricky Kemery with The Horticultural Journalism Award.The Health Resources and Services Administration of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has awarded the University of Saint Francis a $275,700 grant for scholarships to students in the final year of the Master of Science in Nursing — Nurse Practitioner program. The grant is the first in a two-year cycle that should bring the program similar funding next spring.Entertaining Angels is accepting applications for Christmas help for children with chronic or terminal illnesses. Call 639-7397 or 1-888-489-2897 by Thursday.Bishop Dwenger faculty, staff, parents and more than 1,000 students will participate in Saints on the Move day of community service Saturday.Fort Wayne Habitat for Humanity will dedicate its 160th home, which was built for Allen County family Glay Bu and Lay Mu, at 4 p.m. Friday at 3614 E. Sherwood Terrace.


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