• Check YES for Allen Co.

    Oct 08, 2015
    It’s no secret that voter turnout for the Allen County primary election in May was disappointing. Only 9 percent of registered voters participated in the last election. That’s an embarrassing statistic to read, especially when other counties in Indiana half the size of Allen County reported more than double the turnout.
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  • The one thing millennials can’t live without

    Aug 20, 2015
    To millennials, this can sometimes make us a little uncomfortable. Let’s be honest, going anywhere without our smart phones makes us feel naked and awkward.
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  • 4th of July on the Lakes

    Jul 06, 2015
    If you are from the Northeast Indiana region or have been here for a little while you will notice a theme of going to the lakes of our region on big holiday weekends during the summer.
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  • Living Fort Wayne River Concert Series 2015

    Jun 03, 2015
    After participating in a regional exchange to Cincinnati, organized by the Northeast Indiana Regional Partnership in 2013, I was inspired to launch a river concert series in Fort Wayne. Partnering with Young Leaders of Northeast Indiana and Living Fort Wayne, a volunteer committee and I successfully planned a 4-concert series in 2014 in the underutilized natural amphitheater at Headwaters Park. The Living Fort Wayne Concert series engaged an audience of over 1,000 in 2014, re-introduced our city to the natural beauty of the amphitheater and our rivers, and showcased local musical talent.
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  • Millennials Need Mentors

    May 20, 2015
    As a millennial, job searching can be very discouraging. I remember hearing things such as, “you’re so young” or “you’re lacking work experience”. It was easy to get frustrated.
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  • #NEIpride contest winners represent the region

    May 14, 2015
    With a time frame of 10 days, Millennial 2020 challenged the region to show their experiences in Northeast Indiana via a photo contest. By posting photos to your Instagram account and using the #NEIpride hashtag we were thrilled to see a total of 121 photos submitted. These pictures not only represent everything that makes Northeast Indiana a contender for regional pride but they were all incredibly well done. Deciding on the list of winners was not an easy job.
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  • Be Excellent to Each Other

    May 07, 2015
    Let me break this down for you: Be excellent to each other. It’s so simple. It’s like the Golden Rule without the selfish part.
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  • Cultural Opportunities in Your Own Hometown

    May 07, 2015
    You don't have to leave the country to experience different cultures: there are plenty of chances right here in Northeast Indiana!
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  • Airport growth illustrates the region’s progress

    May 04, 2015
    Aggressive and progressive. That’s what the Our Story Project showed us we aspire to be as a region. We made big strides toward that aspiration last fall when American Airlines launched nonstop flights from Fort Wayne to Philadelphia (PHL). The flights have opened a new channel for doing business in the region, have saved our travelers hundreds of hours of travel time, and have led to added service on other airlines, all because the community banded together in an aggressive approach to air service development. But our work can’t stop there.
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  • What I Moved Back Here for: Regional Cities Initiative

    Mar 22, 2015
    After I graduated from Indiana University and my final months in Bloomington quickly passed by, I felt an enormous amount of pressure to move far away to experience something completely different from my home state. Most everyone around me was eager to experience larger and more developed cities—whether they had a job waiting for them there or not.
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