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Grabill, Indiana Gives a Good Look at Small Town & Amish Life

Grabill, Indiana may be a close neighbor to Fort Wayne, in Allen County, but if you didn’t know it, you would swear you were in the middle of nowhere. That’s because Grabill has chosen to keep their tiny town small Read more >

Dinner & Dessert at Famous Coney Island, Club Soda, Fort Wayne Trip, Day 1

After a day of visiting different Fort Wayne attractions Vera Bradley Outlet Sale, Allen County Genealogy Library it was time for some dinner and dessert, before we headed off to the Fort Wayne Tin Caps game. While there Read more >

Vera Bradley Outlet Sale 2013 in Fort Wayne, Indiana [VIDEO]

I had a chance to visit Fort Wayne on a travel writing trip, courtesy of Visit Fort Wayne, the convention and visitors bureau up there in, well, Fort Wayne, Indiana. In addition to visiting a few restaurants, an Amish experience Read more >

A Visit to the Allen County Genealogy Library

At some point in our lives, everyone wonders, even a little, about where they came from. Not that awkward talk that your mom or dad had with you when you were 12. But our families histories. What was your grandmother Read more >

Nouvelle Annee at Fort Wayne’s Old Fort, January 26, 2013

It’s Nouvelle Annee New Year with the French of Fort Miamies at Old Fort Park. You can relive the French military experience in 1753 Indiana. Meet French soldiers, civilians, and local Native Americans, who will recreate daily life Read more >

Fort Wayne’s History Center Makes History Real for Indiana Students

The History Center in Fort Wayne, Indiana makes the past come alive for more than 20,000 students a year. But that’s not the best part! Of those students, more than 200 school groups (representing approximately 7,500 students) tour the museum Read more >

Fort Wayne in Springtime, Day 1

I used to live in northern Indiana, and we always went to Fort Wayne for those quick day trips when we wanted something to do, and spending the day in tiny Syracuse, Indiana just wasn’t that interesting to us. The Read more >

Three Rivers Festival in Fort Wayne July 8 – 16, 2011

It’s nearly time for Fort Wayne’s biggest summer party. July 8 – 16 is the city’s Three Rivers Festival, lasting nine days, and covering the entire city. From Fort Wayne’s largest garage sale to tours at DeBrand’s Chocolates to Midway Read more >