The west side of the former General Electric campus is slated for Phase 1 of the Electric Works development, if local officials can seal the deal on funding. <span class='image-credits'>By Ray Steup</span> A yoga class enjoys the warm weather in downtown Fort Wayne. <span class='image-credits'>By Ray Steup</span> The historic Nickel Plate No. 765 is coming back to downtown Fort Wayne as part of a multi-purpose railyard park project called Headwaters Junction. <span class='image-credits'>By Kelly Lynch</span> Summer festival season is the way with events like Buskerfest in downtown Fort Wayne. <span class='image-credits'>By Stephen J. Bailey</span> The Fort Wayne Tincaps are back for their 2018 season at Parkview Field. <span class='image-credits'>By Ray Steup</span> A cyclist travels the Fort Wayne trails. <span class='image-credits'>By Ray Steup</span> Fort Wayne UNITED basketball players watch a game from the bench. <span class='image-credits'>By Ray Steup</span> A mural on the side of Pint & Slice by Yis "Nosego" Goodwin. <span class='image-credits'>By Ray Steup</span>

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