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A community is more than just a place where people live.

June 10, 2018 1:00 am


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Neighborhood leadership

Jesse Jackson knows his neighborhood, Continental Park, down to the brick entrance pillars. He knocked all 10 down with a...

June 10, 2018 1:00 am


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Fantastic food options

Fort Wayne has long been considered a city of restaurants just as much as it has been considered a city of churches.

June 10, 2018 1:00 am


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Charitable work gets their motors running

On a Saturday morning in early May, close to a dozen motorcycles are parked outside of Cosmos House of Pancakes on Fort Wayne's north...

June 10, 2018 1:00 am


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City, area happy with trails

With more than 100 miles of paved bike paths, the trail system that runs through Fort Wayne and surrounding areas has turned into a...

June 10, 2018 1:00 am


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Old Fort continues to keep history alive

In the 1700s and 1800s, forts in Fort Wayne were used as military posts to protect settlers from the Native American...

June 10, 2018 1:00 am


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Festivals bring new events, old memories

Jack Hammer built a life around – and in – festivals in Fort Wayne.

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Strange calls a part of job

Working at the Whitley County Visitors Center, Carol Flowers is used to responding to requests for phone books and maps.

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Summer events bring an influx of visitors

In northeast Indiana, residents don't need to travel far to find unique and exciting places to visit.

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Area's state parks heat up in summer

Northeast Indiana residents have three state parks to wander – and each has its own character.

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Courthouses offer architectural beauty

Ask someone about historic landmarks in the area, and they'll probably mention the replica Old Fort, a covered bridge or maybe one of...

June 10, 2018 1:00 am


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Plassman Center boosts Turnstone's visibility

Over the last 75 years, Turnstone has gone through a lot of changes and growth. But the core values of the Fort Wayne facility...

June 10, 2018 1:00 am


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Walking tours allow exploration of city's gems

If you're planning on sticking around home this summer, then why not take the opportunity to explore Fort Wayne's communities and what...

June 10, 2018 1:00 am


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Local religious organizations a cut above

Last Christmas, Lewis A. King and his helpers gave away 300 laundry baskets filled with food and other necessities to Fort Wayne's needy...

June 10, 2018 1:00 am


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Quilting group's mission: Teaching, giving

Once upon a Johnny Appleseed Festival in 1998, Jacquei Seals stood at her post, handmade quilts and sewn items strewn about her unique...

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Volunteers boost parks' plant programs

Tweezers and tractors are the tools of the trade for plant volunteers with Fort Wayne parks.

June 10, 2018 1:00 am


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Community drives Waynedale turnaround

Tiered cakes with flowers made of icing and hand-piped details are on display in a large window of the brick storefront at 2610 Lower...

June 10, 2018 1:00 am


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Community facts

How much do you reflect your community? We rounded up a few facts about some area county seats. 

June 10, 2018 1:00 am