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Here’s a list of the best fall foliage vantage points in Lake County

According to the 2021 Fall Foliage Prediction Map, the peak leaf viewing in Northeast Ohio will be the week of October 18. There’s no time like the present to get out there and soak up all those breathtaking fall colors. Living up to its mission “to conserve and preserve the natural resources of Lake County,” while increasing public...

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HealthMarkets agent Ben Siegfried is in your corner for any Medicare needs

If you’re on Medicare, the best word to describe your status in September might have been, “bombarded.” You probably received a huge influx of telephone calls, mail and email about your Medicare options for the annual election period, happening Friday, October 15, until Tuesday, December 7. It can be overwhelming. I get calls from...

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Are your tires safe?

Where the rubber meets the road—your tires—is important to maintain for your driving safety, especially here in Northeast Ohio, where nearly half the year sees below freezing temperatures. It’s a good idea to know the tread depth of your tires. In Ohio, we recommend replacing them if they get under 4/32nd of an inch to keep from...

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How do you downsize?

It was wonderful to lead several packed seminars last month about downsizing in our area. The lively groups of attendees had interesting questions and interests. Top of mind for almost everyone was how to answer the question, “Where do I start?” When it comes to answering the “should I stay or move” question, it helps to simply...

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Benefits for veterans

Veterans Day is on Thursday, November 11. It takes place on 11/11 each year to mark the anniversary of the 1918 signing of the Armistice that ended the fighting on the western front in WWI. This federal holiday gives us all pause to honor military veterans who have served in the United States Armed Forces. Local attorney Margaret T. Karl,...

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