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Kids' Canal at Promenade Park

Spring in Fort Wayne!

Natalie Trout
Natalie T.
Natalie A. Trout, a Journalism graduate from Indiana University, moved to Fort Wayne in 2006. Although born and raised in Ohio, she has been a Hoosier at heart her entire life. She loves doing international mission work, but is always eager to return home to Fort Wayne to volunteer, spend time with family and friends, eat sushi, and to cheer on her favorite sports teams. She blogs about life in her 30's at

High Energy at BAALS Music Festival

BAALS Music Festival. Two stages. More than 30 artists. Thousands of people. And $5,000 going to a local charity. How could anyone possibly pass that up? "Fort Wayne is one of the cheapest places to live in the country, and we're bringing a large-scale, premier festival to the city," said executive…

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IPFW Mastodon men's basketball in full swing

Indiana University. Purdue. Butler. Notre Dame. On any given year, the NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball Tournament is typically filled with at least a few Indiana teams. But 2014 was different. None of the usual teams made the tournament. The only team left with a shot was the IPFW (Indiana…

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Mad Ants Games - Mad Fun For All

Basketball and Indiana go hand-in-hand. To try and experience Fort Wayne without taking in a basketball game would be a tragedy, and the best place to experience an entire evening of entertainment is at a Mad Ants game. The Fort Wayne Mad Ants are an NBA D-League team whose games provide all…

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