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Project SOAR to take flight against opioid epidemic

  By SUE BOTOS LAKEWOOD- As an inner-ring Cleveland suburb, Lakewood has been greatly impacted by the opioid crisis. Last year, 141 individuals overdosed, 31 of those fatally. In 2015, those numbers stood at 46 and 9, respectively. The Cleveland Clinic Lakewood Emergency Department saw 158 drug overdose cases between January 2016 and March 2017 […]

Local food producers and consumers form web of support

By SUE BOTOS LAKEWOOD – With more and more emphasis being placed on the link between producer and consumer, the demand for locally produced goods continues to rise. This bond was the theme of a panel discussion recently at the Lakewood Public Library, which featured representatives from four Ohio-based businesses advocating the support of local […]

Kids Cove to swing into business June 4

  By Sue Botos Lakewood – For the last eight months, a new Kids Cove at Lakewood Park has slowly been taking shape, as the worn wooden and rubber equipment has been torn down in anticipation of a new and improved play area. Children will have the chance June 4 to try out the renovated playground, which now […]

Relay For Life celebrates cancer survivors and their caregivers

For Janet McMaster, the activities of the American Cancer Society represent more than just the idyllic hope of a cure for cancer.



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