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Special resting place for fallen heroes

Over 20 years ago, the Knollwood Cemetery board of trustees set aside a small section of land to provide a special resting place for veterans. A flagpole was erected and two small granite columbariums were constructed. Sales were slow, and the idea waned for a military place of honor. However, when 9/11 happened, the concept of this...

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Talk of the town: Here’s why people are raving about kitchens from Northeast Factory Direct

When owner Alex Nemet founded Northeast Factory Direct in his Lakewood garage more than two decades ago, area furniture store owners poo-pooed his ability to claim any amount of market share. After all, how long could someone undercutting them by thousands of dollars on home furnishings stay afloat? “I didn’t have any money, or even a...

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Try making a little wine

A nice bottle of wine presented in a festive holiday gift bag is certainly one way to go for the wine lover on your gift list. But if you’re looking for something a little different, there are also dozens of books available on wine, wine regions around the world, wine and food pairings and other topics. A wine-themed experience may be just the...

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Proper Access can give you blazing fast WiFi in every room in your house and every corner of your property, with a hack-proof guarantee

You know the scenarios: You’re binge watching your favorite show on Netflix when the screen suddenly goes black and the buffering wheel appears; or your Zoom meeting freezes with the warning, “Your internet connection is unstable.”; or you ask Alexa a questions and she replies, “I cannot connect to the internet,” as your kids are...

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Quick cash for the holidays

There’s still time to give the ultimate gift of gold or silver, or receive that other ultimate gift, cash. Cara Reider, owner of Chagrin Falls Gold & Coins, buys old, broken and unwanted gold and silver jewelry, gold, sterling silver, coins and more for cash on the spot. Stop in with your high school ring, grandma’s old sterling flatware,...

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