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Minkin's Music: Shooter strikes a chord

My head would turn every time to see who was singing “Rhinestone Eyes,” one of the hot new singles from Shooter Jennings’ latest LP called Shooter. When I happened to see the vinyl LP in August, something inside said “grab this.” What I purchased could be the best release of the year. Produced by Dave Cobb, the black-and-white...

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Willoughby-Eastlake Schools offers an Entrepreneurship Class to students

Ambitious entrepreneurs with visions of making it big—complete with a corner office and their feet up on the desk—have to start somewhere. At Willoughby South High School, the Entrepreneurship Class is a perfect start. Over the past two years, students from sophomores to seniors have enrolled in the class with hopes of...

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Mentor School students support those in need of a helping hand

As we head into this season of cherishing those who are dear to us, Mimi thought it would be the perfect juncture to shine a light on efforts by our local schools to support the community. In September, several hundred riders ages three to 12 rolled into the Mentor High School Stadium for the VeloSano Kids Trike & Bike. At the end of the day,...

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Here’s how Lake County comes alive during the holidays

Cuyahoga County might have A Christmas Story House, but Lake County throws a bona fide winter wonderland for the holidays. It all kicks off this month. “If you’re looking for a festive variety of ways to celebrate this memorable time of year, we’ve got you covered,” says Scott Dockus, executive director of the Lake County Visitors...

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Minkin's Music: A new holiday tradition

Thanksgiving traditions. For me, it was playing in the Turkey Bowl (those days are just a memory), Mom’s cranberry jello mold, and, of course, listening to Alice’s Restaurant. The jello mold recipe has been passed on to my wife of 34 blessed years, and side one of the Arlo Guthrie LP still plays the entire 18:34 minute version of...

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