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Wayne County Treasures: The Levi Coffin House

I recently spent a day in Wayne County discovering what attractions the area has to offer. This is the fourth post in a four-post series about my trip. North of Richmond, Fountain City tells its fascinating history. In the middle Read more >

Wayne County Treasures: Richmond and the Historic Depot District

I recently spent a day in Wayne County discovering what attractions the area has to offer. This is the third post in a four-post series about my trip. Richmond‘s Historic Depot District is reminiscent of bygone days and simpler times. Read more >

Wayne County Treasures: Lantz House Inn and Ghyslain Chocolatier and Bistro

I recently spent a day in Wayne County discovering what attractions the area has to offer. This is the second post in a four-post series about my trip. If you’re making a two or three day trip to Wayne County, Read more >

Wayne County Treasures: Antiquing in Cambridge City and Architecture in Centerville

I recently spent a day in Wayne County discovering what attractions the area has to offer. This is the first post in a four-post series about my trip. On my whirlwind tour of Wayne County, the area surprised me with Read more >

Get a Great Deal on Vera Bradley Merchandise!

It doesn’t matter whether you come to the Vera Bradley Outlet Sale for the bargains, the girlfriend getaway, or the thrill of the hunt – you’re going to leave happy! From April 29 – May 2, 2010 everyone’s favorite shopping Read more >

Trail of Courage Festival – Fulton County

My friend Jake told me about the Fulton County Trail of Courage, the weekend of September 19 – 20, the living history festival of pre-1840 re-enactors. The participants will host historic encampments and re-enact the French and Indian War, Seven Read more >

Swiss Wine Festival Recap

Saturday afternoon found me in Vevay, Indiana, in Switzerland County, along the beautiful Ohio River, for the Swiss Wine Festival. The Festival celebrates the roots of American commercial winemaking, which started right here in Switzerland County back in the early Read more >

Chainsaw Carving Competition at Bear Hollow Fall Fest, Sept. 18 – 20

If you’ve ever wondered how huge logs get transformed into works of art, wonder no more. Instead, visit St. Croix, Indiana (Perry County) from September 18 – 20 to the annual Bear Hollow Fall Fest for the chainsaw carving competition Read more >