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Free concert opportunities throughout Westshore

By Nicole Hennessy Westshore Whether biking, walking or driving, among the best activities to participate in during the summer months in the Westshore are its free concerts. With music series in parks across the area, there are plenty of opportunities to pack a picnic basket and enjoy the kind of summer nights Northeast Ohioans cherish, [...]

Lakewood historical society presents history of Cleveland Museum of Art

By Nicole Hennessy Lakewood The Lakewood Historical Society, after announcing new and returning trustees on May 21, presented a lecture on the history of the Cleveland Museum of Art (CMA). The institution, which is preparing for its centennial in 2016, is now considered a world-class museum after a multimillion-dollar expansion. But, in some ways, it’s [...]

Lakewood moving forward with homeowner education workshops and renovations to vacant properties

By Nicole Hennessy Lakewood It’s construction season, but not just for roads and bridges. Warmer weather also allows homeowners to make major improvements to their properties. This has prompted LakewoodAlive, the city’s nonprofit group concerned with bettering residents’ living conditions, to launch a series called “Know Your Home,” which provides homeowners with workshops that educate [...]

Bay students participate in construction projects through workshops

By Nicole Hennessy Bay Village While several Bay Village schools undergo capital improvements estimated at $2,153,000, students benefit by not only gaining nicer facilities, but they also have the opportunity to participate in the process, engaging in several workshops. During phase two of a three-phase process, on May 19 at Bay Middle School, a group [...]