Fort Wayne Insider Blog

Posts from December 2012

Posted on December 30, 2012 at 9:00:00 am by Lauren C.

Think NIIC for business travel

Business travelers can keep up with their work in a fun and productive atmosphere, thanks to the Northeast Indiana Innovation Center (NIIC)'s co-working space.


The NIIC has created a co-working space on its campus, located at 3217-B Stellhorn Road in Fort Wayne. The facility boasts a

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Posted on December 29, 2012 at 9:12:19 am by Lauren C.

El Azteca Takes the Cake for Mexican Fare

El Azteca, located in the Easte State neighborhood, has been a staple of Fort Wayne dining since 1973, and it's easy to see why! Maybe it's the quality food. This isn't your average Mexican joint. They serve up quality and consistent dishes, fresh from their kitchen. All of their sauces are ... More ›

Posted on December 28, 2012 at 9:10:51 am by Heather S.

Top 5 Reasons to Follow Visit Fort Wayne on Instagram

Instagram is a photo-sharing app (and now site) that connects with other social media accounts you may already have, like Facebook. You may be familiar with Instagram and already sharing your own photos. You're not alone; Visit Fort Wayne is there sharing great information for tourists and ... More ›

Posted on December 27, 2012 at 8:45:02 am by Lauren C.

Ring in the New Year Science Central Style!

Ringing in the new year doesn't have to mean the bar scene or parties. Instead, why not consider a family-friendly activity? Science Central will welcome guests Dec. 31 from 10 a.m. to noon to celebrate the 13th annual "Countdown to Noon." The event will feature a variety of activity tables ... More ›

Posted on December 26, 2012 at 9:00:09 am by Heather Q.

Catch the Zac Brown Band at the Memorial Coliseum

Zac Brown Band may have nine hit singles, two platinum-selling records and countless dedicated fans, but to hear it's members talk they're just getting warmed up. That's right, after numerous nights in front of packed arenas and amphitheaters, things are just beginning to come together for ... More ›

Posted on December 25, 2012 at 8:46:15 am by Lauren C.

Rock on for a Good Cause at Down the Line 2013

Consider it a hard rocker's dream come true. The Embassy Theatre’s Down the Line: Hard Chord will spotlight five local hard rock bands performing the music that inspired them, Saturday, Dec. 29, at 7 p.m.


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Posted on December 24, 2012 at 9:08:58 am by Whitney C.

An Indiana Farm to Fork Celebration: The Joseph Decuis Story

In 1979 Pete and Alice Eschelman were neighbors in Greenwich Village in New York City. Pete was a former professional baseball player who was working for the Yankees. Anne was an aspiring actress. They met, fell in love and in 1986 Lincoln Financial brought them to Indiana. Today, they own ... More ›

Posted on December 23, 2012 at 8:58:57 am by Kayleen R.

Mad Anthony’s- Delicious Blast from the Past

Yesterday after finishing my holiday shopping, my two grown children and I thought about where to go for lunch in Fort Wayne. We actually only thought for one minute because both of them piped together: “Mad Anthony’s!” This restaurant on the corner of Broadway and Taylor Streets in Fort ... More ›
After the hustle and bustle of Christmas dies down, but before you gear up for the New Year, there is plenty of entertainment in Fort Wayne, Indiana. A trip to the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum to see the one and only Harlem Globetrotters is a great addition to your itinerary! globetrotters The ... More ›

Posted on December 22, 2012 at 8:42:00 am by Ana M.

A Candy Lover’s Dream

Calling all sweet tooths! If you’re anything like me, sugar-coated confections are hard to resist. I love all things chocolate, candy, and treats glazed, covered or dripping with delicious goodness. So we’ve rounded up a few Fort Wayne favorites for you to delight in. And after you satisfy

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