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Box In: Could new law lessen ex-convicts’ job chances?

Journal Gazette Published by Editorial Staff Tuesday, September 5, 2017 (See original story here: http://www.journalgazette.net/opinion/editorials/20170905/boxed-in)  Indiana's new ban-the-ban-the-box law is another of the many ways state government is taking away the power of individual communities to make their...

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Blue Jacket Holding Garden Produce Sale

Program teaches youths to grow vegetables organically By: Lisa Esquivel Long of the News Sentinel (See original Story here: http://www.news-sentinel.com/living/food/blue_jacket_holding_garden_produce_sale_20170830?profile=1016) Blue Jacket will hold its last produce market of the season 10 a.m.-5 p.m. today and Thursday to...

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F4F Fantasy of Lights 5K returns for a second year

See full story here WANE TV FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) The Fort 4 Fitness Fantasy of Lights 5K is back for another year. Participants will get to see a sneak peak at Blue Jacket’s annual Fantasy of Lights. Runners will enjoy hot chocolate, snacks, chip timing, goody bag, and F4F Fantasy of Lights long-sleeve t-shirt, while the...

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Digging out of the past for new beginnings

See the original story here FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WPTA 21) - A new partnership in Fort Wayne is giving people with a rough past a second chance in life.  And while they take advantage of the opportunity, it's also a win - win for the city of Fort Wayne. Shoveling up the past, and turning to a new chapter in life.  Thanks...

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Man’s story of violence and redemption on display at FWMoA

See full story here By: Kelly Roberts, Reporter  WANE.com FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) – A man who went to prison for 22 years said his life didn’t end with that sentence. It was just beginning. His story, and others like his, are being told at the Fort Wayne Museum of Art. “I really like the colors,”...

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The “Commitment Awards” That Celebrate Longevity on the Job A Huge Success

November 12, 2016, FORT WAYNE, INDIANA Over 125 people gathered at Blue Jacket, Inc. on Saturday morning to celebrate the men and women who have exhibited longevity and commitment on the job, overcoming significant difficulties.  To recognize their achievements, thirteen graduates of Blue Jacket's Career Academy training...

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