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Shane G.
Shane Grant is a life-long Fort Wayne resident. In the past, he has worked for the Parks and Recreation Department where he wrote the histories of the Legacy Parks such as Lawton and several others. He has also worked in the collection’s department of the History Center and for Arch Inc. When time permits, he enjoys writing, researching, and going to the movies.

Fort Wayne’s Famous Coney Island - What’s not to Love?

Now this place you’ve got to see. Fort Wayne’s Famous Coney Island sold its first hotdog in September of 1914, and in the nearly 100 years since then, generations of Fort Wayne residents have come to consider it not just a restaurant, but a tradition. But it's status as a cultural landmark…

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