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Olmsted Performing Arts needs $99,000 to stay in current facility

OPA will not go out of business, as its arts programs are self-funded and managed separately from the building fund, its executive director said. And regardless of whether or not the $99,000 is raised, OPA’s 2015 schedule of plays and musicals will go on as scheduled at its current facility.

Rose candidates pursue Irish heritage

If the contestants to become the next Ohio Rose of Tralee are any indication, Irish-Americans are doing a good job passing on their heritage from generation to generation.

Young skaters find their edge, medal at national competition

Westshore By Sue Botos Figure skating pair Jessica Sassano and Ethan Hall knew the competition would be tough at the 2015 Prudential U.S. Figure Skating Championships in January in Greensboro, N.C. But they didn’t let that stop them from gliding to a fourth-place, pewter-medal finish in a field of 12 teams at the juvenile pairs [...]

Community finds Lakewood Hospital closing a bitter pill to swallow

By Sue Botos Westshore Emotions ran high during a recent community meeting hosted by representatives from Lakewood Hospital and the Cleveland Clinic. Residents entering the packed Mackey Main Theater at Beck Center for the Arts were handed fliers urging them to contact city officials to help save the historic facility. After presentations outlining the proposed [...]