Lauren Caggiano

Lauren Caggiano is a Fort Wayne-based writer. A 2007 graduate of the University of Dayton, she returned to Northeast Indiana to pursue a career. In the past 12 years she has worked in journalism, public relations, marketing, and digital media. She currently writes for several local, regional, and national publications.

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How supporting creative women boosts global economies


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Changing the face of 'young professionals'


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What's next for Warsaw's orthopedic industry?


NewsThe University of Saint Francis owns two buildings in the heart of downtown Fort Wayne.

Making the most of a downtown university


NewsParkview Field and related projects have been a catalyst for downtown growth and investment.

The economic anomaly of Parkview Field


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Fort Wayne's newest food truck has a powerful purpose


Feature StoryParticipants of the Fort Wayne United Late Night Basketball Program prepare to play.

A city UNITED: No one left on the sidelines


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What does 'placemaking' look like?


NewsWindrose Urban Farm grows Shiitake mushrooms.

Growing innovative employment opportunities


NewsVolunteers Janet Finkel and Bonnie Pomerantz sort donations.

Addressing unmet needs of low-income families


NewsMerry Lea's Rieth Village is reflected in the Kesling Wetland, a nine-acre wetland restoration.

Sustainable agriculture grows opportunities in Northeast Indiana


Feature StorySouth Bend Code School is making tech skills within reach for local youth, including girls and minorities.

Training the next generation of entrepreneurs