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Direct flight

The best way to fun and excitement

By Bonnie Blackburn

New direct flights make it easier than ever to take fun and exciting trips from Fort Wayne, and we have some great recommendations.

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Tomorrow's jobs, today's classes

Higher education goes practical

By Connie Haas Zuber

Our annual Education issue finds that higher education goes practical at the intersection of employment and education for the most wonderfully visionary reasons.

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Winter survival guide

Fasten your seatbelts, kids; it's gonna be a snowy ride

By Bonnie Blackburn

Feeling a little winter-weary after last year? We're here to help you be ready for whatever Winter 2015 throws at us. Together, we'll be fine!

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Getting real about the rivers

Riverfront plans would transform downtown

By Bonnie Blackburn

Big plans are afoot that will transform our riverfront. We are a city that dreams big, and these big dreams could change life along the rivers.

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A Campfire Christmas

Warm guests' hearts with an outdoor party

By Jennifer Dodds Fox

It's time to light a campfire and gather your kith and kin for a cozy holiday celebration all will love.

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Best Doctors

Fort Wayne Monthly is proud to partner with Best Doctors in America® to present this list. The Best Doctors feature and list attracts a high level of reader interest each year because it is so useful and can make such a huge difference to people’s quality of life.

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Best Doctors

Four doctors, four paths to excellence

By Bonnie Blackburn

With the expertise of Best Doctors in America, we present the 2014 Best Doctors list, with profiles of four of the finest doctors in the region.

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Our Sizzling Seven

2014 Power Play winners

By Bonnie Blackburn and Connie Haas Zuber

The results of our 2014 Readers Favorites poll are in! Find out what gets Fort Wayners off the couch and spending money.

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Day Trip Delights

Find the fun and unique close to home

By Bonnie Blackburn

Fall travel beckons with these delightful destinations. Find the fun and unique close to home.

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2014 Top Lawyers

Who can you call for legal advice? Our national survey finds the top legal advisers in the Fort.

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Painting the moment

Theoplis Smith gives voice to his subjects

By Bonnie Blackburn

Local artist Theoplis Smith creates messages with his murals and portraits.

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Making art

Making a living

By Connie Haas Zuber

People who make a living creating art here do so in a variety of ways. From music to video to sculpture, we've found Fort Wayne folks who are inspired by their nature.

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Food truck scene

Passion, entrepreneurial spirit, creativity and great food

By Jennifer Dodds Fox

From hot dogs to gourmet fries, Fort Wayne's food trucks deliver deliciousness to the Summit City.

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A feast of fairs

Our guide to summer fun and (especially) food

By Bonnie Blackburn

It's summer in Indiana and that means festival season is ready to entertain. Food, fun and fireworks, plus deep-fried cheese!

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Sculpture with Purpose

New reasons to ride your bike

By Bonnie Blackburn

IPFW is celebrating its 50th anniversary with a brilliantly generous public art project it calls Sculpture with Purpose.