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One World Shop pays it forward as it gives back

By Sue Botos Rocky River Sales associate Holly Gigante is a whirlwind as she gives a visitor a tour of the One World Shop. She points out jewelry made of pop cans and picture frames and “dancing dragons” fashioned from bicycle chains. “Our mission is to provide goods made by fair trade workers so they [...]

Rocky River band marches to the beat of success

By Sue Botos Rocky River (Editor’s note: This is the first of a two-part story about the Rocky River High School marching band.) Rocky River High School band director Kirk Taylor is a man in motion, especially during marching band season. He starts when he arrives at the school, usually before 7 a.m., with his [...]

Questers from across state meet at Bain Park Cabin

The Thursday evening event welcomed Ginger Robbins, the president of the International Questers, who traveled from Tulsa, Oklahoma, to meet with members. Founded in 1944 in Pennsylvania, the Questers promote the study of antiques and encourage the preservation and restoration of historical sites.

Fairview woman promotes art of storytelling

Janelle Reardon sure can tell a good story. The Fairview Park woman, in fact, has a Master of Arts degree in storytelling from East Tennessee State University. Last month, she traveled to Chillicothe to participate in the Southern Ohio Storytelling Festival. And this weekend, Janelle and her husband, Joe, will be in Jonesborough, Tennesee, for the National Storytelling Festival, which is run by the International Story Telling Center.

 

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