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Surviving the Holocaust

“Dying in Auschwitz was very easy. Surviving was a full-time job.”

March 19, 2019 1:00 am


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All-Stars put on a show

All-Stars put on a show

March 18, 2019 1:00 am


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Sub-Saharan Africa activities draw kids to FAME

Chief Condra Ridley, a local storyteller, has told the African fairy tale of Anansi many times.

March 17, 2019 1:00 am


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'I think he likes the green'

It was the day before St. Paddy's, but nearly everyone wore green.

March 17, 2019 1:00 am


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DID staffer recognized as 'Emerging Leader'

Frank Howard of Fort Wayne's Downtown Improvement District will be among a select group of professionals for a week in...

March 17, 2019 1:00 am


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FAME Festival features work of thousands of students

Each year, the Foundation for Art and Music in Education picks a different culture for students to study, and “Sub-Saharan...

March 15, 2019 1:00 am


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Artist creates portraits live and life-sized

Artist creates portraits live and life-sized

March 14, 2019 1:00 am


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Community Center gets custom-made shelving

Community Center gets custom-made shelving

March 14, 2019 1:00 am


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Lesson in floorwork

Lesson in floorwork

March 11, 2019 1:00 am


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Spring Forward Fest draws thousands

Spring Forward Fest draws thousands

March 10, 2019 1:00 am


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Newest downtown fest welcomes spring

It was a two-fer for Krishana and David Lear who bought tickets to see comedian Jo Koy appearing Saturday at Embassy Theatre, the same...

March 10, 2019 1:00 am


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Diocese moves museum to new location

The Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend has moved its historical museum.

March 9, 2019 1:00 am


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Arena full of farce for 'Comedy of Tenors'

Christopher J. Murphy is directing “A Comedy of Tenors,” which opens tonight at Arena Dinner Theatre, but it's far from his...

March 8, 2019 1:00 am


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ARTS UPDATE

AWARD: The Fort Wayne Museum of Art honored Fort Wayne restaurateur James Bashir A. Khan with its Theodore Thieme...

March 8, 2019 1:00 am


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ART EXHIBITS

All weekend – “LINGERING SPIRIT: PHOTOGRAPHS OF A CHANGING INDIANA BY JOHN BOWER” – Ends April...

March 8, 2019 1:00 am


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Out and about

COMEDYSATURDAY

March 8, 2019 1:00 am


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Music listings

Local music listings

March 8, 2019 1:00 am


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Spring Forward with festival of music, light

Before you set your clocks ahead Sunday, you can celebrate the season with Spring Forward Fest downtown.

March 8, 2019 1:00 am


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Ash Wednesday blessings for those on the go

Ash Wednesday blessings for those on the go

March 7, 2019 1:00 am


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Letting light into downtown building

Letting light into downtown building

March 7, 2019 1:00 am


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Rink sets attendance mark

For its 16th year, the Headwaters Park ice rink welcomed more skaters than ever before.

March 4, 2019 1:00 am


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700 hustle to Grand Wayne to strut their stuff

Rod and Pat Switzer took up dancing about five years ago after retiring.

March 3, 2019 1:00 am


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Center of all knowledge

Nestled in the basement of the Allen County Public Library is a busy part of an ambitious enterprise that has more than 6 million users;...

March 3, 2019 1:00 am


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Museum dressed up for gala

Museum dressed up for gala

March 2, 2019 1:00 am


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Show goes on for 'Twelfth Night'

It's true what the old adage says: The show must go on.

March 1, 2019 1:00 am


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Library board OKs public meeting

About a dozen people say they represent 1,922 signers of an online petition seeking a meeting about library practices.

March 1, 2019 1:00 am


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For Grand Wayne: Green space, ballroom

But many want to learn about the CIB's recently acquired “fast-food block” along West Jefferson Boulevard.

March 1, 2019 1:00 am


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What's going on

Miscellaneous

February 28, 2019 1:00 am


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Grand Wayne expansion study shows no need for 'more of the same'

A consultant hired to evaluate the Grand Wayne Convention Center's future found the facility might not need what he called "more of the...

February 28, 2019 11:00 am


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AEP helps Soarin' Hawk fund new home

Bird's-eye views of the city surrounded representatives from Soarin' Hawk Raptor Rehabilitation Center on Tuesday as they accepted a...

February 27, 2019 1:00 am


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Headwaters project gets feedback

Headwaters Park festival operators and the developer of a proposed mixed-use development say they can peacefully co-exist.

February 27, 2019 1:00 am


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Downtown space is ready after remodel

The newest dining concept in downtown Fort Wayne is ready for business.

February 27, 2019 1:00 am


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One-stop wedding shop

The four-hour extravaganza featured more than 80 vendors at Grand Wayne Center.

February 25, 2019 1:00 am


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Trains take over conservatory

Trains take over conservatory

February 24, 2019 1:00 am


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Train exhibit pulls back into conservatory

The Great Train Connection returned to the Foellinger-Freimann Botanical Conservatory after a 13-year hiatus.

February 24, 2019 1:00 am


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Opening for pair of art exhibits

Opening for pair of art exhibits

February 23, 2019 1:00 am


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Parking an issue for Headwaters

Headwaters Park officials and festival planners will meet Tuesday to discuss logistical challenges for upcoming seasons.

February 23, 2019 1:00 am


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Landing coming along

Landing coming along

February 22, 2019 1:00 am


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ART EXHIBITS

All weekend – “LINGERING SPIRIT: PHOTOGRAPHS OF A CHANGING INDIANA BY JOHN BOWER” – Ends April...

February 22, 2019 1:00 am


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Innkeeper tax boost approved by House

Allen County's lodging tax could go up this year under a bill passed 67-31 by the Indiana House on Wednesday.

February 21, 2019 1:00 am


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Riverfront developer not giving up

Continental Property Group wants back in on Fort Wayne's riverfront project, but city officials have different plans.

February 21, 2019 1:00 am


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Conservatory goes red for event

Conservatory goes red for event

February 20, 2019 1:00 am


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New breweries to blaze, add to trail

The Northern Indiana Beer Trail began as an idea among local breweries as a way to support one another.

February 20, 2019 1:00 am


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Developer of riverfront site out

Continental Property Group of Wayzata, Minnesota, had been approved to build a $61.7 million mixed-use project.

February 19, 2019 1:00 am


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Community update

Camps

February 18, 2019 1:00 am


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Chilling out downtown

It would have been perfect for Rick Miller if just a few snowflakes had started to fall Saturday at the fourth annual Weather the Fort,...

February 17, 2019 1:00 am


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Cheer competition gets Grand Wayne thumping

Tosses, turns, touching of toes, hair bows, chants, flips, bass-driven dance music, makeup and sparkles. Lots of sparkles.

February 17, 2019 1:00 am


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Swinging toward record

Swinging toward record

February 16, 2019 1:00 am


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Promenade on schedule to open in June

Construction on Promenade Park along Fort Wayne's downtown riverfront is on track despite setbacks caused by recent harsh weather.

February 16, 2019 1:00 am


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Peek-a-boo at art museum

Peek-a-boo at art museum

February 15, 2019 1:00 am


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Yoga at the library

Yoga at the library

February 15, 2019 1:00 am


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Out and About

COMEDYSATURDAY

February 15, 2019 1:00 am


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Arts Update

WORKSHOPS:

February 15, 2019 1:00 am


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Art Exhibits

All weekend – “LINGERING SPIRIT: PHOTOGRAPHS OF A CHANGING INDIANA BY JOHN BOWER”  – Begins Saturday and ends...

February 15, 2019 1:00 am


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Ganz creates underwater world at Artlink

Nanami is swimming through Artlink.

February 15, 2019 1:00 am


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What's going on

Comedy

February 14, 2019 1:00 am


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Looking to produce some new friends at the library

Looking to produce some new friends at the library 

February 13, 2019 1:00 am


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AARP offers free tax help at Community Center

AARP offers free tax help at Community Center

February 12, 2019 1:00 am


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Braun opens local office in Donnelly's old space

Freshman U.S. Sen. Mike Braun announced Monday that he has opened an office in the same space in downtown Fort Wayne that was...

February 11, 2019 2:00 pm


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Lincoln Tower stands tall in reader rankings

 In last Sunday's Perspective section, Connie Haas Zuber posed this question: What is Fort Wayne's iconic landmark?

February 10, 2019 1:00 am


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Changing out the meters

Changing out the meters 

February 8, 2019 1:00 am


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Under construction

Under construction 

February 8, 2019 1:00 am


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Out and About

COMEDYSATURDAY

February 8, 2019 1:00 am


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Civic debuting 'Gift' after long journey

Nancy Carlson Dodd is smiling from ear to ear, and with good reason.

February 8, 2019 1:00 am


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Cusack happy his films, roles continue to resonate

John Cusack will answer audience questions live at Embassy Theatre on Saturday after a screening of his 2000 movie “High...

February 8, 2019 1:00 am


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GFW gets gift to help downtown

Greater Fort Wayne Inc.'s board faces a delightful dilemma.

February 8, 2019 1:00 am


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Makings of a legend

A cast of several dozen is reflecting on the legacy of the deaf and blind Helen Keller, who fought for rights for disabled people. As...

February 7, 2019 1:00 am


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Building gets moved again

The Baltes-Cambray Building moved Tuesday from the northeast corner of Harrison and Superior streets to the southeast...

February 6, 2019 1:00 am


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Hop River throws party for 1st birthday

Everything and nothing has changed since Hop River Brewing Co. opened a year ago.

February 6, 2019 1:00 am


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Banner day

Banner day

February 5, 2019 1:00 am


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Time to stay dry

Time to stay dry

February 5, 2019 1:00 am


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Local group takes steps to get space downtown

Andie Hines believes women thrive not just when they're networking, but when they're working around other women.

February 3, 2019 1:00 am


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Brand building

What is Fort Wayne's iconic landmark?

February 3, 2019 1:00 am


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ART EXHIBITS

All weekend – “1026 WEST BERRY STREET: THE FORT WAYNE ART SCHOOL” – Ends Feb. 10; exhibit...

February 1, 2019 1:00 am


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Philharmonic gets creative with 'Carmen' set design

Fort Wayne Philharmonic is learning from a previous performance and getting creative with set design for its presentation of Georges...

February 1, 2019 1:00 am