Feature Stories

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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.

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Condo living

By Connie Haas Zuber

Downtown condo living has gone big time with a new luxury top end that triggered a flurry of interest in the market. The views are spectacular!

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Changing the Skyline

Living, working, playing downtown

By Bonnie Blackburn

Bill Bean, Tim Ash and Greg Leatherman tell the story behind Emerald Skyline, the multi-million-dollar project that begins to transform downtown Fort Wayne this month.

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Zookeepers' pets

Animals, animals, everywhere

By Nancy Crowe

The people we admire (and envy) because they get to work with exotic animals go home to their pets just like the rest of us. Meet the zookeepers and their pets.

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Brushes with fame

And the value that endures

By Connie Haas Zuber

What was so great about meeting these famous writers and artists back in the 1980s? The same thing that's great about interacting with working artists today.

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Spring Fashion

By Jennifer Dodds Fox

Active lifestyles and demanding schedules have caused a shift in how we see fashion these days, and the new Sport Luxe vibe fits in well from New York runways to Parkview Field.