Sunday
76°
Thunderstorms Likely
60%
Sunday Night
57°
Chance Thunderstorms
49%
Memorial Day
75°
Slight Chance Thunderstorms
27%
Monday Night
57°
Chance Thunderstorms
29%
Tuesday
72°
Partly Sunny
10%
Tuesday Night
54°
Partly Cloudy
13%
Wednesday
70°
Slight Chance Thunderstorms
15%
Wednesday Night
50°
Mostly Clear
10%
Thursday
74°
Partly Sunny
10%
Thursday Night
57°
Chance Thunderstorms
32%
Friday
75°
Chance Thunderstorms
40%
Friday Night
58°
Chance Thunderstorms
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Wednesday, June 4th, 2008
Pretty in pink
Photo by Janie Southard/The Daily Standard

The annual Van Wert Peony Festival begins Friday through Sunday with most events downtown at Fountain Park, corner of Main and Jefferson streets. The festival originated in 1902 when entertainment was sought for the many visitors touring the commercial peony farms around the city.

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