Fort Wayne Insider Blog

Posts from September 2014

Posted on September 30, 2014 at 10:00:18 am by Mike F.

My Fort Wayne Favorite - Lions Park

Folks who live in Fort Wayne, Indiana, have a lot to be proud of, not the least of which is our amazing park system. My favorite park – and honestly, my favorite place in the city – is Lions Park. One of the city’s many neighborhood parks, you can find it at the intersection of Carew Street ... More ›

Posted on September 29, 2014 at 10:00:05 am by Kaila S.

Highly Recommended Women-Owned Businesses in Fort Wayne

Recently, I’ve decided to branch out on my own as a full-time business consultant. In my research on the logistics of running my own business, I wasn’t at all surprised to discover that most new businesses in the U.S. today are owned and operated by women. I really enjoy lending support to ... More ›

Posted on September 27, 2014 at 10:00:00 am by Holly P.

Gyms for Visitors: Workout While On The Road

I know how frustrating it can be when you’re traveling and you can’t find a gym that will let you work out in their facility for an hour or two. Unless, of course the they get to charge you an exorbitant price. I'm here to help! There are a few gym options for those passing through or ... More ›

Posted on September 26, 2014 at 10:00:00 am by Lauren C.

Nothing says romance like a weekend in the Fort

Nothing says romance like a weekend in the Fort. Why? With so many options for fine dining and art, it's hard not to fall in love again. Maybe it's a special anniversary. Or maybe it's "just because." Either way, there are plenty of ways to celebrate your love in Fort Wayne.Here are a few of

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Posted on September 26, 2014 at 6:00:18 am by Reesha H.

Zoo Closing Soon...Or Is it?

As Fall rolls in, virtually everything transforms. From all the kiddos headed back to school to the reemergence of "Pumpkin Spice" flavored everything, Autumn makes it's presence known quite boldly. While many of us relish this season that is a precursor to the reality of a Midwest Winter, ... More ›

Posted on September 25, 2014 at 10:00:44 am by Mike F.

Out of This World Breakfast at Cosmos Restaurants

So the last post I wrote (although not necessarily the last post of mine that you read) was about the Fort4Fitness Fall Festival and, to a lesser extent, about my getting back into shape. Ironic, then, that the subject of this post is…pancakes. Yes, for all my bluster about healthy living, I ... More ›

Posted on September 24, 2014 at 10:00:17 am by The History Center

A two-hour tour of central Fort Wayne

Any time of year, finding something for the kids to do (and those kids can be of any size and age) can sometimes be a challenge. When the weather is beautiful, it’s time to get out of the house and explore your city. In 1978, Clifford Richards and Pat Boice published an article in the Old ... More ›

Posted on September 23, 2014 at 10:00:18 am by Lauren C.

Discover Fort Wayne's kid friendly side

Some cities boost a great nightlife--ideal for adults. The downside is that those with kids scramble for family-friendly activities. Luckily Fort Wayne is not lacking in that department. Come see for yourself why Fort Wayne has been named among the 100 best places to raise a family.Whether ... More ›

Posted on September 22, 2014 at 10:00:11 am by Lauren C.

Get up close and personal with Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson Oct. 21

tyson-by-cassidy-340What is there to do on a random Tuesday evening in Fort Wayne? While there are many answers to this question, I believe there is one option that stands out. Attend a lecture from a world-renowned scientist. Neil deGrasse Tyson, of Cosmos fame, is coming to Indiana University-Purdue University

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Posted on September 21, 2014 at 10:00:24 am by Mike F.

My Favorite Places to Run - Concordia Theological Seminary

One of the great things about Fort Wayne, Indiana, is our trail system; however, you don’t necessarily need to follow those trails to find fun places to run. I’ve set for myself a goal of getting out and exploring the city on foot – trails and all – and as I do, I’ll write about my ... More ›

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