Waynedale Opinion Articles

Our local writers give you insight of their original opinions on the latest Waynedale (Fort Wayne), Indiana news and entertainment topics. Movie, restaurant, show and event reviews are in this section.

TREASURE YOUR FRIENDSHIPS

 

Good friends, like all things in this world, come and go. The friends we had during our childhood have grown and moved on with their lives. Our high school and college friends have relocated to better their careers. Friends and coworkers that we at one time considered our good friends have changed jobs or relocated to different cities, and we easily seem to lose track of them. Throughout a lifetime, the average person will lose hundreds of friends due to...

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I went to see Maid in Manhattan and I loved it. It is an adorable Cinderella story complete with mice and an evil stepsister. I was surprised. I thought that I would find it mediocre. It was, however, a very cute, great date movie.

A few days later, I was surprised again, but not in a good way. I went to see About Schmidt. I expected this movie to be an awesome piece of work. After all, it did earn the Golden Globe for Best Screen-Play (written by Alexander Payne and Jim Taylor) and for Best...

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This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it." src="/images/stories/articles/columnists/coody.jpg" alt="Ron Coody and family. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it." align="right" />January 9th found me tossing about very uncomfortably, trying to relieve abdominal cramps that had started the night before. In the last decade of living...

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Oooooohhh I just have to tell you that Wayne, my sweet little tubby hubby, and I have been at home for the last two weeks. Mostly we've been nursing the sniffles and trying to keep warm. Wayne got a set of camouflaged sweats (pants and shirt) for Christmas and he had them on and was leaping from room to room, with the grace of a pudgy ballerina. He had his arms outspread and shouting, "Can you see me now? Can you see me now?" like he was supposed to invisible or something, the little twerp...

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"The Waynedale News" went with me last year into Kandahar Afghanistan, the former Taliban headquarters. Reading the paper kept me in touch with the real world and things back home. Thank You, Rick L. Sabo

Keep the paper rolling. It's great! We love Mrs. Waynedale. Patricia Knuth

Keep up the good job. Helma Melton

Have "come home" after leaving Waynedale 58 years ago. Am now living just one street south of Gilford Drive, named after my husband and I, Joyce (Sonner) Gilford, 2nd Ed...

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