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  • My Town: Heart-Healthy Hikes in Summit County

    SUMMIT COUNTY, Ohio – Summit Metro Parks invite you to get in shape this fall with its Heart-Healthy Hikes.  Park naturalists will lead the FREE hiking sessions. “A regular exercise routine can help you manage your weight, lower your blood pressure and strengthen your heart,” said Naturalist Mike Greene. “Hiking with a naturalist is especially beneficial because it stimulates both your body and your mind.” The hikes take place at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesdays through October. Heart-Healthy Hike Schedule: October […]

  • My Town: Milestones Autism Organization Celebrates a Milestone

    WARRENSVILLE HEIGHTS, Ohio – Order your tickets now to help Milestones Autism Organization celebrate its 10th anniversary on Saturday, November 3.  The celebration at the Cleveland Marriott East, 26300 Harvard Road, begins with a cocktail hour at  6:45 p.m. The mission of Milestones is dedicated to improving the quality of life for individuals on the autism spectrum and their families.  On November 3, Milestones will also pay tribute to founding board members Chantal Akerib, Bart Bookatz, Carol Lader and Sally […]

  • My Town: Kick for the Cure

    GREEN, Ohio – Two high school soccer teams will face off on the field to Kick for the Cure.  The Green High School teams will take on the North Canton Hoover teams on Saturday, September 29 at Green Memorial Stadium. The real winners will be this year’s beneficiaries of the charity soccer game, Stewart’s Caring Place and Susan G. Komen Foundation. The inaugural event was held in 2007 to honor Shawn Basone, wife of Green Soccer coach and middle school […]

  • My Town: John Carroll Named a Top Ten University

    UNIVERSITY HEIGHTS, Ohio – John Carroll University has been named a top ten regional university by U.S. News & World Report.  The magazine ranks John Carroll number seven among Midwestern universities offering master’s programs, in its 2013 Best Colleges edition. In the Great Schools, Great Prices category, John Carroll ranked sixth and ranked third for its Strong Commitment to Undergraduate Teaching.  John Carroll was also recognized for community service because JCU students performed more than 55,000 hours of community service during […]

  • My Town: Build Your Own Scarecrow

    HURON, Ohio – Recycle old items around the house to build your own scarecrow!  Erie Metroparks will host a scarecrow workshop for all ages on Tuesday, October 2 at 6:00 p.m.  Dig through your old clothes and bring a long sleeved shirt, pair of pants, pillow case, and a hat to Shelter 2 at Osborn MetroPark, 3910 Perkins Avenue in Huron.  Instruction, straw, wire, twine and sticks will be provided. You must pre-register by September 30.  The cost is $5 per […]

  • My Town: Broadview Heights Firefighters Clambake

    BROADVIEW HEIGHTS, Ohio – Don’t miss the Broadview Heights Firefighters Clambake on Saturday, October 6 at the Broadview Center Service Garage, 9543 Broadview Road.  Dinner will be served from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. and dancing will go until midnight. In addition to food, music and dancing, you can participate in the raffle.  The cost is $30 per person for the clambake with chicken or $35 for the clambake with steak.  Extra clams are $8 per dozen.  The proceeds benefit […]

  • My Town: Council Coffee in Lyndhurst

    LYNDHURST, Ohio – Have a question about your city?  Lyndhurst City Council members will host their annual Council Coffee on Saturday, September 29 from 9:00 a.m. to noon at the Lyndhurst Community Center, 1341 Parkview Drive. Enjoy coffee and cakes, a City Expo, and conversation with council members.  On that same day, you can also have your documents shredded in the Community Center parking lot from 11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.  Plus, bring your old prescription pills  and the Lyndhurst […]

  • My Town: Taste of Autumn

    EAST CLEVELAND, Ohio – Help support the Coit Road Farmers’ Market by attending The Taste of Autumn on Monday, October 8.  From 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. you can enjoy live music and taste dishes made from the harvest of local farmers. Some of the finest chefs in Northeast Ohio will prepare the tasty dishes.  The Coit Road Farmers Market is located at 15000 Woodworth Road on the corner of Coit and Woodworth in East Cleveland.  It’s mission is to […]

  • My Town: Kinsman Neighborhood Welcomes New Restaurant

    CLEVELAND, Ohio – The Kinsman neighborhood welcomes a new restaurant and market!  The Bridgeport Cafe and Cornucopia Place will host its grand opening and ribbon cutting ceremony on Thursday, October 11 at 3:00 p.m. Located at 7201 Kinsman Road, Bridgeport Cafe will focus on filling a specific need in the community, which is access to fresh produce and healthy foods.  In addition to the cafe and market, Bridgeport will offer cooking classes and a harvest preservation facility for farmers and […]

  • My Town: FREE Gospelfest Celebration

    CLEVELAND, Ohio – Mark your calendar for the 7th Annual Stephanie Tubbs-Jones Gospelfest Concert Celebration.  The FREE event takes place on Sunday, September 30 beginning at 4:00 p.m. Case Western Reserve University’s (CWRU) is sponsoring the celebration at John Hay High School, 2075 Stokes Boulevard.  Local musicians, church choirs and youth organizations will participate in Gospelfest which also honors the life of former Congresswoman Stephanie Tubbs Jones, a CWRU alumna. The event is free but you must reserve your spot.  You […]

  • My Town: Harvest Happenings in Huron

    HURON, Ohio – Welcome the season during Harvest Happenings at Osborn MetroPark on Saturday and Sunday, October 6th and 7th.  The family activities run from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. both days. There will be a variety of events and activities throughout the weekend including the tractor and engine display, animal exhibits, petting zoo, pumpkin painting, hayrides, raffles, crafts and plenty of food! The Sandusky Children’s Museum will sponsor activities to keep the kids busy and happy. Erie MetroParks naturalists […]

  • My Town: Nature Break Women’s Retreat

    MUNSON TOWNSHIP, Ohio – What better way to get away from it all than to spend time in nature.  The Geauga Park District has the perfect solution for ladies only.  It’s the Nature Break Women’s Retreat on Saturday, September 29 from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. The focus will be on creative and peace as you participate in a variety of activities at Bass Lake Preserve, 11445 Lakeview Drive.  You can canoe on Bass Lake, practice yoga in nature, go […]