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Here's how to change your relationship with food

A good friend of Mimi’s once revealed that she pulled into the parking lot of large fitness facility to do a morning workout when she saw a few thin, attractive women walking into the gym. Her heart sank. She left immediately and bought a donut. We all have days like that, darling, days when we wonder if we can be the type of...

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The 29th Annual Quilt Show is happening now

Anyone with an eye for art will simply lose themselves at Quilts 2020, the 29th Annual Quilt Show at Lake Metroparks Farmpark, now through Sunday, March 8. You’ll find exquisite pieces from a juried show of hundreds of local, regional and national quilters. The Best of Show, shown in the photo accompanying this story—The Benjamin...

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Students in the Mentor School’s Construction Management Program are learning skills

Instead of a square classroom with rows of desks and a blackboard, 24 hand-picked Mentor High School students have spent the school year with hammers in hand on a home renovation project through the Mentor Construction Management Program. By May they will have completed a down-to-the-studs home makeover and be able to flip a three-bedroom...

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Did Mark B. of Mentor stay in the home he remodeled with input from Platinum Real Estate, or put it on the market?

Last month, Mimi put her own special spin on the HGTV show Love it or List it. For those who missed the stories…Mimi and her team introduced to you Mark B. of Mentor. His predicament: Should he flip the home he was living in and move into a new home (leave it), or stay in the home he had extensively renovated (love it)?...

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Fairlawn’s all-new Aro Hair Salon is inside the former West Point Market

After four years establishing its reputation as an elite salon in Fairlawn’s Merchant’s Square, Aro Hair Salon has relocated into a stunning new space in the former West Point Market location on Shiawassee Avenue. The new salon is a whopping 4,000 square feet of leading-edge hair and scalp technology in a contemporary environment that is both...

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