Fort Wayne Mayor Tom Henry announced today the city will no longer ask about felony convictions on city job applications. The city will still perform background checks, but will not require individuals to declare a felony designation up front. This allows qualified individuals more access to employment opportunities with the city. The Mayor’s Office said in an email the change, “will not impact the safety of our community or the quality of candidates being considered by the City.” The city...
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Fort Wayne foodies, Lindsay and John Cheesebrew, have been intent on turning their passion for cooking into a family business for fifteen years.
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