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Posted on October 5, 2015 at 7:01AM by Jodi D.

Outside the Mainstream: Food Places in Fort Wayne

Dirt roads and unusual places are my spots for great getaways!  Truly, the roads less traveled lead to some of the best places to eat.  Within Allen County (Fort Wayne is the county seat), there are some places only known by the true locals. These eateries are true hole-in-the-walls ... More ›

Posted on October 2, 2015 at 8:01AM by Jodi D.

Cinda B.

All women know the power of the purse? I do! Even though I rarely carry a purse, I often donate them to my clients' silent auctions! And I really love to provide to give purses and totes to family and friends as gifts for birthdays, holidays and special occasions. Giving a great gift ... More ›

Posted on October 1, 2015 at 7:01AM by Sara W.

How to Spend ONE DAY in Fort Wayne!

Fort Wayne is a city that often gets overshadowed by its large neighboring sister cities, Indianapolis and Chicago. But those who live in Fort Wayne know our city has many wonderful events, restaurants and shows, plus some charming hidden gems that only the locals know about.   So ... More ›

Posted on September 30, 2015 at 7:01AM by Amanda R.

Carve Out Time for Fall Fun at the Moose Lake Fall Festival!

There are so many fun ways to enjoy fall in Indiana.  When the leaves are changing colors and the air is just beginning to cool off, there's nothing I like more than taking road trips around the state to enjoy the scenery! Northern Indiana has a lot to offer, too.  From the lakes ... More ›

Posted on September 25, 2015 at 7:01AM by Amanda R.

Have Fun Scaring Yourself Silly at Fright Night!

Zombies and monster food and ghost stories - oh my! Fall is here and Fort Wayne's annual spooky celebration, Fright Night, is nearly upon us.  Ever since its premier six years ago, Fright Night has been one of the most anticipated downtown events in the Fort, and for good reason. ... More ›

Posted on September 23, 2015 at 7:01AM by Kayleen R.

Save Some Time for Saving Grace

   I am thrilled with the plethora of vintage shops that are dotting Fort Wayne's landscape. A favorite of mine is Saving Grace. The shop is located close to St. Joe Hospital. The outside is just as cool as the interior. There are several steps leading into the ... More ›

Posted on September 21, 2015 at 9:01AM by Jasmine B.

Find Treasures in Local Antique Stores

They say one man's trash is another man's treasure. Find your next treasure at one of Fort Wayne's many unique antique shops!   Mercantile on Main: As the name suggests, Mercantile on Main is located at 1753 W. Main St., west of Downtown. Mercantile on Main has a variety of ... More ›





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