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Free summer fun in the Fort: So much to do, so little time

Free summer fun in the Fort: So much to do, so little time

| July 15, 2015

By Madeline Marcelia Garvin If you are not one who has a love affair with the open road, stay close to home and enjoy the Fort.  There is so much to do and so little time before summer ends; so you had better get busy. Let’s see. First off, right here in the Fort is […]

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The Art of Hair: A Day of Hair, Beauty, Body, and Spirit, March 14

The Art of Hair: A Day of Hair, Beauty, Body, and Spirit, March 14

| March 3, 2015

Special to Frost Illustrated from Identity Counts Cultural Consultants “You see my glory but you don’t know my hair story!”—Green Hair Revolution Most of us have it and wear it like a crown jewel; and those who don’t still present themselves in ways that express something meaningful about its absence. We spend time, talent, and […]

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40-year retrospective highlighting development, accomplishments of Dance Theatre of Harlem

40-year retrospective highlighting development, accomplishments of Dance Theatre of Harlem

| December 20, 2014

FORT WAYNE—Fort Wayne Museum of Art recently announced the scheduled opening of Dance Theatre of Harlem: 40 Years of Firsts, an exhibition that highlights the many accomplishments of African Americans and other minorities who dared to overcome social norms and prejudices to pursue their passion and pave the way for future generations of world class dancers. […]

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African/African-American Historical Museum part of ‘Be A Tourist In Your Own Hometown’ event

African/African-American Historical Museum part of ‘Be A Tourist In Your Own Hometown’ event

| September 2, 2014

FORT WAYNE—From 12 noon to 5 p.m., Sept. 7, Fort Wayne residents and visitors will have a chance to spend a leisurely Sunday afternoon experiencing some the city’s most interesting sights and institutions. The event, entitled “Be A Tourist IN Your Own Hometown” was organized by Visit Fort Wayne is designed to give persons a […]

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NAACP identity erased from local Chalk Walk

NAACP identity erased from local Chalk Walk

| July 24, 2014

By Chasiti Fall “If you don’t know where you have been you are not able to recognize where you are and definitely do not see where you are going.”—Dexterity 7 FORT WAYNE—The city was in a festive mood last week with lots of activities during the Summit City’s renowned Three Rivers Festival as well as […]

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Art of Hair returns to community this weekend

Art of Hair returns to community this weekend

| May 9, 2014

Special to Frost Illustrated FORT WAYNE—In 2012, a partnership between the Fort Wayne Museum of Art and Green Hair Revolution, whose mission is to bring education, engagement and empowerment about hair to the public via various media forms began. Those efforts inspired the first ever Day of Natural Hair event in Fort Wayne in May […]

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