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New library cafe features premium fair-trade coffee

A subsidiary of the Belgium-based Miko Group, Puro purchases coffee beans direct from farmers at guaranteed higher prices. This “fair trade” practice protects farmers from market volatility and helps them achieve long-term financial stability.

Westlake resident pointed RNC visitors in right direction

Westlake resident Patty Lyons was one of about 7,000 Greater Cleveland residents who volunteered with the Cleveland 2016 Host Committee. She served as a hotel greeter, offering directions and suggestions on where to eat or take a stroll.

Old friends honored with Eriewood Memorial Garden

Eriewood Drive could probably be a poster neighborhood for Rocky River. Neighbors, ranging from young families to seniors, wave while walking down the street. Some meet for a book club. A Halloween block party is held each year. Moms gather at the bus stop to see their children off in the morning.

Here’s the church; where’s the steeple? Water from above not a blessing for St. Thomas

Rocky River By Sue Botos Since 1959, the steeple of St. Thomas Lutheran Church in Rocky River had pointed to the heavens. But recently the city landmark was brought to earth. Responding to a question about the steeple’s demise, Pastor Eric Van Scyoc said via e-mail, “It has been a good steeple and structurally sound. […]