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Lucas Ransom is raising funds for a Hoyt Running Chair so he can become the first Traveling Hero for Akron Children’s Hospital at the Akron Marathon

If you measured strength in smiles, Lucas Ransom would be one of the strongest people on the planet. His easy smile can turn even the worst day into a better one. But for a boy with complex health conditions, it isn’t always as easy as he makes it look. Lucas arrived in the world early—at 33 ½ weeks—with a cleft palate, but the...

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Here’s how you can win the Lake County YMCA Dream House

Summer is flying by at breakneck speed, darling. If touring the out-of-this-world 26th annual Lake County YMCA Dream House has been topping your to-do list, you only have two weeks left. Doors close at 7 p.m. sharp on Sunday, August 4. This year’s modern farmhouse has garnered rave reviews from all those who have toured it, with a bevy of...

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Meet the Artist: Gina DeSantis, Gina DeSantis Ceramics

Local ceramicist Gina DeSantis marries function and beauty in her exquisite ceramic dinnerware, making what’s underneath your meal beautifully distinctive and worthy of a second glance—a good reason to clean your plate and take a closer look. “My focus is on creating functional objects for the home. Many of the objects I make stem...

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Minkin's Music: Pet Sounds

What’s the best area concert this summer? Other than the Jack White led The Raconteurs playing The Agora in August, my most anticipated show is seeing the Blossom Festival Orchestra conducted by Lucas Richman. Actually, it’s the guest artists who will be gracing the Blossom Music Center stage on Sunday, August 11. The iconic genius behind...

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Here’s how Bunker Hill Golf Course can make your fundraising efforts a hole in one

During two back-to-back days in May, Bunker Hill Golf Course helped to raise more than $10,000 in support of a woman battling uterine cancer, and another $10,000 for Copley-Fairlawn Youth Football and Cheer. Displaying the ceremonial giant checks that marked the occasions, General Manager Chad Gibson proudly emphasizes that wildly successful...

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