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Minkin's Music: A guiding light

There are lighthouses in Cleveland and they don’t necessarily stand on the shoreline of Lake Erie. Chad Cochran, aka “Cowtown Chad,” is one of those bright lights who has become an ambassador of Northeast Ohio within the international Americana Roots music community. Born in Fredericktown and now residing in Cleveland, Chad uses his...

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Meet the Artist: Keri Sparenga, Colorfaux Murals by Keri

Blessed with a vivid and active imagination, local painter Keri Sparenga comes from a family with an artistic disposition, from drawing and painting to floral arranging to singing and playing a musical instrument, they seem to do it all. Keri’s skill blossomed as a self-taught painter with an insatiable appetite to learn every artistic avenue...

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The school year has begun at the new Longfellow Elementary

On August 15, Longfellow Elementary School students took their first steps through the doors of their new state-of-the-art building, which has been four years in the making. The planning process to create a blueprint for the building’s forward-thinking design was highly collaborative, including educational visioning sessions made up of...

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Fall Harvest weekends at Lake Metroparks Farmpark are loaded with family fun

If there’s a bite in the air, some turning of the leaves and the breeze smells like bonfires, it’s officially that time of year. This autumn, why not celebrate the season with family-friendly Fall Harvest Weekends at Lake Metroparks Farmpark? Explore hands-on activities, crafts and adventures over four weekends, each with its own...

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Laketran’s Dial-a-Ride provides more than just bus service

For the countless number of overwhelmed people who are spinning too many plates on too many sticks—working busy jobs, chauffeuring kids and managing aging parents—Laketran provides a welcome respite with door-to-door, assisted public transportation. “Last year, our Dial-a-Ride service provided 300,000 trips to seniors and people...

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