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Posts from December 2011

Posted on December 29, 2011 at 4:04:00 am by Lauren C.

Calhoun Street: Off the Beaten Path

Looking for that obscure record, or maybe a specialty T-shirt? Look no further than a few of Calhoun Street's locally owned businesses! There is something about a vinyl record that has stood the test of time. Neat Neat Neat Records & Music, located at 1836 S. Calhoun St., caters to consumers

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Posted on December 27, 2011 at 4:12:10 am by Rebecca C.

Science Central: Countdown to Noon!

Can’t say up late? Ring in 2012 with Science Central’s Annual Countdown to Noon! Want to share the excitement of the New Year countdown with your kids, but don’t think they can make it to midnight? Then make plans now to join Science Central’s annual Countdown to Noon celebration!

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Posted on December 26, 2011 at 4:07:38 am by Nathan D.

Tony Stewart To Race At "Rumble In Fort Wayne" December 30-31

Reigning NASCAR champion Tony Stewart will return to his roots to race an open-wheeled midget car in the 14th annual Rumble in Fort Wayne at the Memorial Coliseum Expo Center. The Indiana native, widely regarded as one of the world's most versatile drivers, has entered his black No. 2 ... More ›

Posted on December 24, 2011 at 4:00:34 am by Lauren C.

New Year's Means Options in Summit City

There's something for everyone on New Year's Eve in Fort Wayne. A few options include: For couples:
  • Celebrate New Year's a little early - on ice. Headwaters Park Ice Skating Rink is the perfect setting for a romantic evening. Hold on to your honey and get out there for some winter
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Posted on December 23, 2011 at 5:31:26 am by Heather S.

Winter Breakout Offers Local Music on Historic Stage

If you're a fan of great local music, or you're a fan of the annual Down the Line event, you'll want to get your tickets now for Winter Breakout: 80s Rock at the Embassy, presented by Bradley Gough Diamonds. This one-night show on Thursday, December 29 will celebrate '80s Rock 'n Roll as ... More ›
While traveling through Fort Wayne International Airport upper level this Christmas season, be sure to stop and study the art exhibits from Manchester College students in the gallery adjacent to the Fort Wayne Airport Museum. According to Ejenobo R. Oke, Assistant Professor of Art at ... More ›

Posted on December 21, 2011 at 4:12:36 am by Nathan D.

Harlem Globetrotters Return on January 19

On the heels of signing one of the most extraordinary rookie classes in team history, the Harlem Globetrotters will bring their 2012 World Tour to Allen County War Memorial Coliseum in Fort Wayne on Thursday, January 19, 2012 at 7:00 p.m. Tickets to see the world’s most famous basketball team ... More ›

Posted on December 20, 2011 at 9:51:20 am by Kayleen R.

Fort Wayne Churches Celebrate Christmas

Merry Christmas! If you are visiting Fort Wayne and looking for a church service to attend this Christmas season, consider visiting one of these churches, offering a special holiday service: 1. First Assembly of God - On December 24 they will conduct a Christmas Eve Candlelight Service at ... More ›

Posted on December 20, 2011 at 4:51:17 am by Jennifer H.

It's Great to Skate at Fort Wayne's Roller Dome

Are you ready for some good ‘ole American fun? Looking for something fun to with the kids on these cold wintery days? Then, lace up your roller skates and head to the Roller Dome! Roller Dome North, which opened its doors in 1950, is a Fort Wayne institution. Kids, teens and adults have ... More ›

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