One of my favorite literary works is coming to life on the musical stage soon here in Fort Wayne! 

The Fort Wayne Civic Theatre will present Young Frankenstein, Mel Brooks' musical, comedic adaptation of Mary Shelley's classic horror tale Frankenstein, at the end of this month in the Arts United building.

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I love art. Creating it, studying it, even eating it. Here in Fort Wayne, we have an engaging and growing art hub downtown, consisting of the Museum of Art, Artlink, and the Arts United building, which hosts a variety of arts.

Now, on the north side of Fort Wayne, we can add another name to the city's art venues - the Jennifer Ford Art Gallery.

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Posted on November 26, 2015 at 5:00:00 am by Amanda R.

Lace Up Your Shoes for a Fun Run This Holiday Season!

To all you runners out there, don't let the cold weather get you down - join one or more of these themed races to keep your body healthy!

Run #1: Gingerbread Pursuit: 4 Mile Run/Walk

This is the "sweetest" run of them all!

The Gingerbread Pursuit will be held on Saturday, December 12th,

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One of the highlights of the Christmas season for my grandma is heading downtown on the Night of Lights, the night before Thanksgiving, to see the lighting of the displays she used to see every year growing up. The lights that now grace downtown Fort Wayne used to be displayed on the facade

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My introduction to comedian David Sedaris was when I visited my local library several years ago. One of his most famous books, Me Talk Pretty One Day, caught my eye because of its intentionally incorrect grammar. Naturally, I was intrigued and had to read it. I still remember Sedaris'

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Christmas shopping in Fort Wayne 70 years ago was quite different from what it is today. Streetcars and later trolleys transported shoppers to popular downtown shopping destinations, such as Wolf and Dessauer, Baber Jewelry and Poinsette.

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Nowadays, buses have replaced trolleys

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Posted on October 19, 2015 at 10:00:00 am by Amanda R.

Every Time is a Delicious Time at Fresh Thyme!

Fort Wayne has jumped on board over the past few years with the nation’s reawakening to the power and goodness of wholesome and organic foods. We are fortunate to have farmers markets year round in our city, as well as stores like The Fresh Market, Earth Fare, and Three Rivers Natural

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Posted on October 16, 2015 at 10:00:00 am by Amanda R.

Banh Mi Barista is a Tasty Delight!

Banh mi is a Vietnamese snack that consists of a baguette filled with meats, vegetables and spices. Banh Mi Barista is a well-known Vietnamese restaurant that consists of a variety of savory meat and vegetarian noodle specials, sandwiches, and hot and cold drinks. It’s also my newest favorite ... More ›

Posted on October 12, 2015 at 10:00:00 am by Amanda R.

An Out-of-this-world Dining Experience Awaits You at Cosmos!

Fort Wayne has a plethora of pancake houses and hometown diners, but Cosmos is one-of-a-kind and, as some locals would say, beats them all! I was honestly very impressed with the décor when I entered Cosmos for the first time. The spacious dining area was modern but still had a homey feeling.

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Posted on September 30, 2015 at 3:01:00 am by Amanda R.

Carve Out Time for Fall Fun at the Moose Lake Fall Festival!

There are so many fun ways to enjoy fall in Indiana. When the leaves are changing colors and the air is just beginning to cool off, there's nothing I like more than taking road trips around the state to enjoy the scenery!

Northern Indiana has a lot to offer, too. From the lakes and trails to

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