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AMY LINDGREN: Leaving nothing on the table when you leave

When it’s time to go, it’s time to go – right? Well, maybe not. That may be true for things like leaving a party that’s gone flat, but when it comes to the workplace, planning a long departure instead of a quick exit can pay dividends. For the most part, the payoff won’t come in the ...

AMISH COOK: Some much-needed time away — and campfire food

We're actually settled into our new home, and yes we love it! Okay, I can't say that I don't have some things that need to be organized yet, like the armoire for example. When my mom needed something in it, I told her, "Get it with your eyes shut!" Of course, she knew how I meant it, it simply ...

On tap this weekend: June 23-24

You’ve worked hard all week. As a reward, get out and enjoy some of these events around town from CurrentFortWayne.com Greek Fest: Through Sunday • Headwaters Park: Calling all music lovers. Enjoy a taste of Greek culture during this annual celebration at Headwaters Park. Experience four ...

Event at IPFW explores life-changing legacy of Fort Wayne Folk School

Bob Hanauer had a tough life at home and had dropped out of high school five times. Then one day Hanauer opened a local high school alternative magazine, where an ad for the Fort Wayne Folk School caught his attention. He called the number listed from a gas station pay phone. Now 64, Hanauer ...

PUB CRAWL EXTRA: A few beers to try this summer

We are always up for finding some new fresh brews for the summer. So when our friends from Five Star Distributing wanted to meet up, catch up and introduce us to some new product, who were we to pass up the chance? ANGRY ORCHARD ROSÈ ALE There is literally no other place to start because ...

AMC Theatres unveils $20-a-month rival to MoviePass

NEW YORK (AP) — AMC Theatres, the world's largest movie theater chain, on Wednesday unveiled a $20-a-month subscription service to rival the flagging MoviePass. The theater chain announced a new service to its loyalty program, AMC Stubs, allowing subscribers to see up to three movies a week ...

‘Incredibles 2’ crushes animation record with $180 million

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The combined powers of superheroes, the Pixar brand and a drought of family-friendly films helped "Incredibles 2" become the best animated opening of all time, the biggest PG-rated launch ever and the 8th highest film launch overall. Disney estimated Sunday that the film ...

THE WEEK AHEAD CALENDAR: For the week of June 18

There’s always plenty to fill your day with. Here are CurrentFortWayne.com’s picks for this week. MONDAY: WWE Live Summerslam Heatwave Tour – Memorial Coliseum: Body-slam summer boredom. WWE Superstars take over the Memorial Coliseum, providing entertainment for all ages. The show ...

FOCUS 2018: Business steadily growing for new owners of Poppy Cottage

Braidon and Annie Ferrier’s foray into furniture refurbishing started in their garage. Annie Ferrier was a stay-at-home mom looking for an outlet for her energy. “We started selling it on Facebook and it was picked up and it was such a hit,” Annie Ferrier said. “At that time, ...

THE AMISH COOK: The Yoder’s old digs are new again

So much has happened these past days. We’re actually settled into our new home, and yes, we love it! I’d enjoy filling you in on some of what’s happening in our corner of the world. My parents and their three daughters made plans to swap properties with Daniel, myself, and our five ...