Fort Wayne Insider Blog

Posts from February 2013

Posted on February 27, 2013 at 9:00:00 am by Lauren C.

Think YLNI to connect with Young Leaders in Fort Wayne

It can be overwhelming to move to a new city, and meet new friends. Luckily there is an easy way to break out of your shell. Think a fun and low-pressure environment, in the form of a group of young professionals. In Fort Wayne, that group is known as YLNI: Young Leaders of Northeast Indiana. ... More ›

Posted on February 26, 2013 at 8:50:28 am by Kayleen R.

Ziano's Italian Eatery

Zianos ext If you’re in the mood for great Italian food in a casual atmosphere at reasonable prices, check out Ziano’s on Covington Road at the intersection of Covington and Jefferson Blvd. My sisters had recommended it, so when it came time to celebrate family birthdays, Ziano’s was where we headed on ... More ›

Posted on February 25, 2013 at 9:17:00 am by Lauren C.

Agave's hits the spot for Mexican fare

Forget your favorite chain Mexican restaurant. You'll never want to go back after a visit at Agave's. Agave's, located on the north side of town at 212 E. Washington Center Rd., has a special place in my heart. So, what's so great about this place?agave's Here are a few reasons:

  • The food selection:
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Posted on February 24, 2013 at 9:04:45 am by Michelle M.

Fort Wayne Children’s Choir Celebrates 40th Season

Fort Wayne Children's Choir Youth Chorale Forty years is a big celebration for any company, but for an arts organization such as the Fort Wayne Children’s Choir, it’s a very big deal. Started as the “Children of Peace Choristers” by Jocelyn Basse in 1973, the choir had humble beginnings. “Jocelyn was a visionary,” Denice Beights, ... More ›

Posted on February 23, 2013 at 9:00:43 am by Mike F.

The Sonar Is Detecting Subs: Penn Station East Coast Subs

I am a creature of habit. I like what I like (until I don’t like it anymore, which happens occasionally). This is nowhere more evident than with my restaurant choices, particularly at lunchtime. Like most people, I have an hour for lunch, so I can’t stray too far from work. Combine that with ... More ›
I was never much of a wrestling fan as a kid mostly, I think, because none of my friends were. I spent most of my time focused on G.I. Joe, Transformers, Star Wars, and Spider-Man, although I do remember having a set of then-WWF Thumb Wrestlers – Ricky “The Dragon” Steamboat and Nikolai ... More ›

Posted on February 20, 2013 at 9:11:00 am by Deb G.

It's Heating Up... 800 Degrees Three Fires

Are you a fan of authentic, wood-fired pizza? If so, odds are you're familiar with 800 Degrees Wood Fired Pizza on Lima Road. But did you know that there is a second location to satisfy your craving for delicious Napolese cuisine? Located at 5212 Illinois Road, 800 Degrees Three Fires has all ... More ›

Posted on February 19, 2013 at 5:45:07 pm by Whitney C.

Artlink's Latest Exhibit is Plastic Fantastic!

Have you met HOLGA? Diana? No? Well, here is your chance to enter the interesting, unique, and colorful world of the toy camera. HOLGA Plastic cameras first appeared on the photography scene in the 1960s, bringing photography to the masses. Now these cameras have developed a cult following and are ... More ›

Posted on February 19, 2013 at 9:04:20 am by Kayleen R.

Caliente Restaurant Serves True Cuban Food

Caliente My first experience with Caliente Restaurant, which may be the only place in Fort Wayne that serves Cuban food, was a strange one. After listening to my friends rave about this small café located next to Park Center on East State Blvd, my husband and I decided to check it out one Saturday ... More ›

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