The best Mexican food in the city? A bold statement, too tough to call, but one thing is certain: Taqueria El Ranchito is too legit to quit (the race for the golden taco). Gooey white cheese intermingling with some of the most succulent, juicy beef married in a tortilla bed of taco, burrito or quesadilla […]
The best Mexican food in the city? A bold statement, too tough to call, but one thing is certain: Taqueria ...
Since 1979, the O’Daniel Auto group has been serving the community of Fort Wayne and Northeast Indiana. Specifically, O’Daniel Mazda/Automart, ...
Even Steve Jobs had to explain Apple, at some early point in development. Das Fort, officially, is Fort Wayne’s first ...
Friday evening, Valentine’s Day 2014, women and men from all over the city convened at Parkview Field to show ...
1) Love Dance Love will be both revealed and resolved by the Fort Wayne Ballet at 10:00 pm on Valentine’s ...
Early February is not often thought to be the best time to golf, and yet, perhaps that made the chance ...
You want to buy a car, so you go and buy one. Easy as pie? Not quite for the person on the other side of the desk, your salesman. Although all purchases have similar key points (transaction of goods for agreed upon sum), the sale of an automobile is a little different league than when […]
Since 1979, the O’Daniel Auto group has been serving the community of Fort Wayne and Northeast Indiana. Specifically, O’Daniel Mazda/Automart, the only award winning Mazda dealer in the area, is an automotive leader known for family values and friendly service. The process of purchasing a new vehicle is often a daunting, unpleasant task for many, what […]
Even Steve Jobs had to explain Apple, at some early point in development. Das Fort, officially, is Fort Wayne’s first small business blog, and yet it is so much more. It is a platform for the people of Fort Wayne, those who call das Fort home. “Das” has many meanings, depending on which language or […]
Friday evening, Valentine’s Day 2014, women and men from all over the city convened at Parkview Field to show their support for victims of violence and abuse. This is the second year for Fort Wayne’s participation in the global movement, “One Billion Rising” to raise awareness, and provide support for those who are suffering, […]
1) Love Dance Love will be both revealed and resolved by the Fort Wayne Ballet at 10:00 pm on Valentine’s night at the Arts United Artslab. The event is rated PG, as the ballet group will present works in modern, classical, and avant grade dance. This would be a great family event for middle school […]
Early February is not often thought to be the best time to golf, and yet, perhaps that made the chance to putt putt along the sunny skywalks between classic buildings and over snowy streets all the more enticing. The Downtown Planter Program brightens spring and summer street corners throughout Fort Wayne, and the Groundhog Open […]
On Tuesday, February 4th, men, women and children converged upon One Summit Square and danced together in the lightly falling snow as part of a flash mob to raise awareness for the One Billion Rising campaign. Here is the call to action: ONE BILLION RISING FOR JUSTICE is a global call to women survivors of […]
The Old Fort. Several of us have heard of it or even driven by it, but not many of us have visited the historic landmark. The Old Fort is part of Historic Fort Wayne, Inc., a non-for profit volunteer organization that focuses on sharing the history of the city of Fort Wayne. Although the city […]
What does it take to be named “Salesman of the Year” at a car dealership? Well, wonder no longer. Das Fort (DF) dug a little deeper and got the scoop on O’Daniel Automart Mazda’s salesmen of the year: Sam Moun and Ryan Keebler. Sure they can sell a lot of cars and make people happy, […]
With over 900,000 units sold, the Mazda MX-5 Miata has earned Guinness World Records as the top selling two-seated roadster in the world. While still remaining nimble and affordable, the Miata (from the old German word for “reward”) is a fantastic and fun, sheer pleasure to drive. It is such a dream, one might even […]
Fort Wayne’s own WFFT Local Chief Meteorologist Kristen Kirchhaine brings you the low down on the “brrr” in freezing. The Polar Vortex has really made a name for itself! And boy do people hate it, like a naughty celebrity who you can’t stand, but will stay up late to watch on Jimmy Fallon. Admit it, you’ve used […]
The Voices of Unity Youth Choir (VOU) held its annual Praise Celebration along with other praise leaders in Fort Wayne. VOU is part of the larger group, Unity Performing Arts Foundation (UPAF), founded and led by Marshall White. Since 2000 the VOU has racked up some prestigious gigs, from the televised NFL kickoff with the Indianapolis […]
This year the Canterbury School of Fort Wayne held it’s third annual alumni holiday gathering at The Philmore on Broadway. The tunes jingled and alumni mingled cheerfully with refreshments by Club Soda and hors d’oeuvres by Affiné. Photos by Tony Frantz
What if, on one magical day of the year, you could be escorted around Fort Wayne in a fashionable red trolley and buy fudge, diamonds, flowers, furniture, cameras, tea, antiques, and gifts, visit art galleries, pop-up boutiques, Science Central, Stoner’s Funstore … and much, much, more? Well, look no further fellow Fort Wayners! The Downtown Improvement […]
It’s good to have friends with trucks. And snow plows. This buddy of mine Matt, who owns Kustom Kolor Paint is out plowing driveways for $60 a pop. You can call him at (260) 414-6100. I’m not shoveling. Tony
The Artworks Galleria of Fine Art held an Art Squared mid-show holiday reception for the dedication of the gallery. The naming and dedication of three unique exhibition spaces within the gallery are in honor of the three benefactors of the Galleria: Keith Busse, Ian Rolland, and Bruce Dye. “We are so thrilled to be able […]
A picture perfect family and a successful career? It is often debated on whether or not women can have both. Julie Kimes, General Sales Manager at O’Daniel Automart/Mazda proves that it really is possible to have it all. An inspiration to other women in the workforce (especially for statistically male dominated realms such as the car […]