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Top 10 Fort Wayne Twitter Accounts to Follow

Don't underestimate the power of social media. It can hook you into the 411 of Fort Wayne, Indiana with the click of a mouse or a touch of a screen on a smart phone. Locals already follow many of these Twitter handles for the latest events and news. Join them and stay up to date with Fort…

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Win tickets to "Fiddler on the Roof" at the Embassy!

The Broadway at the Embassy series is just starting up its new season with a show-stopper. Fiddler on the Roof is based on the life of a farmer named Tevye from a small Russian village in the 1930s era. Hardly an exciting setting for a heartwarming musical. Yet from the moment we meet Tevye…

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"Don't Stop Believin'" in Good Music!

I am a part of the MTV generation. What does that mean exactly? It means I’m one of those people who complains that MTV doesn’t play videos anymore. Yes, young people, we are legion in our nostalgia, and no, we will never stop complaining about it. At least I won’t. So what prompted this tiny…

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Get Inspired at the Taste of Home Cooking School!

Does cooking seem like a daunting task? Fear not, my friend, there is hope! The Taste of Home Cooking School may be an option. The Grand Wayne Center will host this event, held Nov. 13 at 7 pm. (Doors open at 4 pm.) So, what can visitors expect? At a Taste of Home Cooking School show, you’ll…

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Na Na Na Na Na Na Na...Batman Live!

I’d like to tell you the story of a little kid who was too smart for his own good. (Spoiler alert: If you’ve read any of my previous posts, I’m sure you can guess that that kid was me.) In 1981, Glenbrook Mall was undergoing some major changes, including the addition of new anchor store…

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Family-Focused Halloween After Party is "Numero One!"

Please join us as The Final Hurrahs (the official band of The Good Ones Clothing Co.) celebrate the release of their debut album, *Numéro One*! This family-friendly, all-ages show is a Halloween after-party, so bring your kids in their costumes—this is one more chance for them to get dressed…

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In Search of Steak: The Top Five Fort Wayne Steak Restaurants

Fort Wayne is blessed with a host of wonderful dining options. Among these are several excellent places to indulge in what many might consider the great American meal. A big 'ol steak. I know when I was a kid it was a treat to have steak night at home. Mom would bring home the steak and fire up the…

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Mixology 201: The Science of Cocktails

An upcoming event combines four of my favorite things: science, cocktails, food and fundraising. On November 2, Science Central will host Mixology 201: The Science of Cocktails, a fundraiser featuring award-winning mixologists from around the country, scientific food demonstrations, and…

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Relocation Tips for Moving to Fort Wayne

Moving to a new city can be intimidating, especially when you've never visited the city before your move and don't know any locals. This was me in 2008. I moved to Fort Wayne, Indiana for my career after living in Ohio all my life. Not knowing anyone in the city, I ventured into resources offered to…

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