Street art is taking over downtown Fort Wayne. This mural of the poet Walt Whitman was done by artist Tim Parsley and students at the University of St. Francis. <span class='image-credits'>Brett Frauhiger </span> Students at MLK Montessori School listen to a speaker on the bus for Martin Luther King Jr. Day. <span class='image-credits'>By Stephen J. Bailey</span> Alice Eshelman uncovers leaf lettuce grown year-round on the Joseph Decuis farm in Columbia City. <span class='image-credits'>By Ray Steup</span> A mural of downtown Fort Wayne at Indiana Tech. <span class='image-credits'>Stephen J. Bailey</span> The Landing is coming to life as new buildings take shape on historic Columbia Street. <span class='image-credits'>By Stephen J. Bailey</span> Warmer temperatures welcome walkers in Fort Wayne's Lakeside Park. <span class='image-credits'>By Stephen J. Bailey</span> Headwaters Park Ice Rink is open now through March 4, 2019. <span class='image-credits'>By Stephen J. Bailey</span> The Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Bridge in downtown Fort Wayne comes alive at night. <span class='image-credits'>By Ray Steup</span>

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Feature StoryArt This Way has been bringing street art to downtown Fort Wayne’s alleys since 2017.

Art This Way: How street art is taking over downtown Fort Wayne

It’s art that doesn’t depict local history or folklore. Sometimes, it’s not even done by local artists, and that’s all part of the allure.

NewsAssociates in Rural Sourcing's Albuquerque office collaborate.

Thinking beyond Silicon Valley: Why an IT firm is choosing Fort Wayne for its next office

A provider of U.S.-based IT outsourcing services is investing in Fort Wayne in more ways than one.

NewsJust Neighbors Interfaith Homeless Network provides temporary housing for homeless families in Fort Wayne.

These two organizations are changing the landscape of homelessness in Fort Wayne

What’s the state of homelessness in the Summit City? The short answer is: It depends on who you ask.

Feature StoryMulero-Betances co-founded EnPak, LLC., and has been running it full-time for three years.

FOCUS ON WARSAW: How an ex-East Coaster became an entrepreneur and community supporter in Warsaw

While Marlene Mulero-Betances grew up in Manhattan, she’s now investing and innovating in northeast Indiana.

Feature StoryDan Wire People of NEI Rivers

#PeopleofNEI: Dan, seeing the rivers

"I believe that if people could see the rivers, they would think about using the rivers."

Feature StoryEnterprise Pointe is geared toward aspiring artists and entrepreneurs in Steuben County.

How do you attract artists and entrepreneurs to your city? Angola is offering affordable housing

"Craft beer helps, but affordable housing is key," studies say.

Feature StoryFour couples in Fort Wayne were married in 1968; 50 years later, they’re still going strong.

In honor of Black History Month: 7 must-read stories in Fort Wayne's recent history

The Editor of Fort Wayne Ink Spot shares his most memorable stories of 2018.

NewsKenesha Williams-Aro is the founder and owner of Imperial Business Management, which helps business owners with taxes, accounting, and payroll services.

Meet Kenesha: An 'outsource CFO' in Southeast Fort Wayne who is helping small businesses grow

Kenesha is the founder of Imperial Business Management, which helps small business owners with taxes, accounting, and payroll services.

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CreativeMornings FTW: Nate Utesch, staying true to what you love while building your career

January's speaker, Nate Utesch, delves into the topic of "surreal," sharing his love of the abstract.

NewsThe newly refurbished Chantili's hopes to offer a cosmopolitan dining experience.

Aboite has a new 'cosmopolitan' dining experience in the former Chappell's Coral Grill

A longtime staple of the Southwest Fort Wayne restaurant scene is rebranding itself with a fresh perspective.

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NewsThe city has looked to both public and private investment in redeveloping its corridors.
NewsGenesis Health Bar provides healthy food to the community as well as job training to people with disabilities.
NewsJess Thrower entertains concert-goers at Middle Waves Music Festival.

Cool Jobs: Meet Fort Wayne musician Jess Thrower


NewsStyle For Less sells off-price women's, men's, and children's clothing, shoes, and accessories.
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