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The Coney Dog, New Haven Style Video included

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There's nothing quite like getting a bite to eat from a local cafe. This New Haven joint has plenty of down-home charm, with a full-service counter and a view of your food in the kitchen window, waiting to be whisked away. Choosing which coney dog you want may take a moment: the Coney Dog Cafe has twelve different kinds...

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Taste the Better Life of Huntington Video included

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A glance at the varieties of wine produced here will tell you that this is far from a "run-of-the-mill" operation. Names like "Aglianico" and "Dolcetto" may not sound familiar, but bringing unique taste to the table is what Two-EE's Winery is all about. Owner Eric Harris says that advancements in modern winemaking technology help them give life to otherwise unknown grapes...

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Columbia City is Your Destination for Family Fun Video included

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Whether you're young or young at heart, there is something for you at The Fun Center at Paige's Crossing. This entertainment hub has been in operation since 1991, and over the years it has proven to be a popular destination for families...

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Uncover the Swiss History of Berne Video included

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Driving into Berne, you'll immediately notice the nods to Switzerland. Many of the businesses look like they've been plucked straight out of the Alps. The most magnificent example is the clock tower on the west side. Berne's history is deeply rooted in Swiss Mennonites, who made southern Adams County their home around the 1830s...

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Bringing Past and Present Together in Decatur Video included

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It was 28 years ago that Yvonne Marie's Antique Mall opened, but it only took six weeks to fill the store with treasures. You could easily spend an afternoon here marveling at all the wares. Even a place like this has its humble beginnings. The mall was born from an idea owner Yvonne and her husband had while on a trip...

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Grabill's Favorite Spot for Authentic Mexican Video included

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When looking for a meal in Grabill, a taco stand probably isn't what you'd expect to find. But sure enough, on the corner of Main and Second Street sits a hidden gem. This is Isabel's Tacos, an establishment owned by the Valdes family, serving up fresh Mexican cuisine. And the reason for setting up shop in Grabill? "Because there's like no Mexican restaurant here, so they wanted to make one, but authentic," says Angela Valdes, translating for Isabel Valdes.

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Life's better here in Grabill, Ind. Video included

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INSight on ABC21 took a trip out to Grabill, Ind. to show why life is better in Grabill. You can find all the segments from the feature here. More>>

Summer on the Square in Auburn Video included

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There are twenty of these barrels dotted throughout the downtown Auburn area. So what are they doing here? It’s all part of the 2017 summer art exhibit, called “You Had Me at Merlot.” "We're basically celebrating not only our downtown but we're celebrating the fact that Indiana, the state of Indiana, we are the fastest-growing wine region in the state of Indiana, says Mike Littlejohn, president of DABA.

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Hamilton: More Than Just a Lake Town Video included

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Golf cart is a popular mode of travel here. Our first visit via cart was Fish Creek Park, where you can take a hike down the stream or enjoy one of many free concerts this summer at the amphitheater. The recreational park is just across the street, and on any given night, you'll probably find people playing one of Hamilton's favorite pastimes: pickleball.

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Catch the Big Summer Flicks in Angola Video included

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The Brokaw Movie House is no ordinary theatre. Indoors and out, it has undergone restoration to bring it back to the art deco style of the year it opened: 1931. It's not just the look that separates this from an everyday cinema. The concessions are far more varied, ranging from pizza and breadsticks to beer and wine . . . and the staff will go the extra mile to get it to you.

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Treat Yourself in Kendallville Video included

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There's a very retro feel going on inside Blue Heron Ice Cream Bar, from the sixties memorabilia on the walls right down to the checkerboard tile floor. But the flavors are far from outdated. Owner Deana Spencer says she searches the country to bring in the best ice cream, and they have a few creations of their own too.

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A Rome City Holiday Celebration

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She was scientist, naturalist, movie mogul and author. Her most famous novel ‘A Girl of the Limberlost’ sold 50 million copies worldwide. And when Gene Stratton Porter needed to escape her celebrity she came here, to the cabin she built on the shore of Sylvan Lake in Rome City, Indiana, immersing herself in her gardens and writing and nature studies, rediscovering her deep love for this place.

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Kendallville Celebrates the Holidays

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Kendallville’s Midwest Windmill Museum celebrates the lowly workhorse of the American frontier.

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Family Ties Make the Holidays

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There is no mistaking who takes Christmas very seriously in Joann Haner’s neighborhood.

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The Holidays are Better Here: Warsaw

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Outside it looks like a typical Hallmark party supply store…inside lots of cards, lots of Christmas decorations.

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Life's Better Here: Adams County

We usually like to set up our camera in front of the Adams County courthouse when we’re in Decatur but today our backdrop is the impressive Bunge soybean processing operation in Decatur, formerly Central Soya.

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