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Fun Things to Do on Labor Day Weekend in...
Labor Day may be the unofficial end of summer, but there are plenty of activities to enjoy over the weekend.
How to Save Money on Cedar Point Tickets
Spending a day at Cedar Point can get expensive, if you're not careful. Fortunately, there are a variety of discounts, if you know where to look.
What You Need to Know about Ohio's Liquor Laws
Ohio's liquor laws can sometimes be confusing, especially if you're new in town. We have the basics you need to know.
Best Things to Do with Your Kids in Cleveland
From the Cleveland zoo to the Cleveland Children's Museum to attending a Cleveland Indians game, Northeast Ohio has a wealth of fun things to do for kids -- and their parents. Learn more about what to do with kids in Cleveland.
Exploring NE Ohio's Fall Festivals
The northeast Ohio festival season doesn't end with Labor Day. The region hosts a variety of scenic, fun and exciting festivals throughout autumn.
Cleveland's Best Places to Host Your Child's...
If you are looking for a fun birthday party option for your child in Cleveland Ohio, look no further. The city has a multitude of options for children of all ages and interests. Your child will love these action packed parties and parents can enjoy the party as well as there is not set-up or clean-up involved.
Cleveland Browns Quarterbacks
The Cleveland Browns have had a laundry list of quarterbacks throughout their long history, especially in recent years. How many of these starters do you recognize?
How to Enjoy Cleveland for Free
Enjoying Cleveland doesn't have to be expensive. Learn about the fun and free things to do in the city. We have more than 50 ideas.
Where to Find Cleveland's Lake Erie Beaches
One of the best things about summer in the Cleveland area is the number of beautiful sand beaches in the area.
All about Geneva-on-the-Lake Ohio
Geneva-on-the-Lake, located on the shores of Lake Erie about an hour's drive east of Cleveland, was one of Ohio's first lakeside resorts. In the early 1900s, the scenic location was home to dozens of cottages and was popular with the Midwest
How to Have Fun at Geneva-on-the-Lake Ohio
Geneva-on-the-Lake Ohio is a fun and nostalgic, lakeside resort with beaches, mini-golf, antique shops, a boardwalk and lots more.
10 Romantic Things to Do in Cleveland
Cleveland offers a number of romantic things to do, from watching the sun set over Lake Erie to creating a picnic at the West Side Market to exploring the Larchmere Blvd. antique district. Learn more about Cleveland's romantic side.
Your Best Guide to Blossom Music Center...
Blossom Music Center, located between Cleveland and Akron, is a scenic venue for all sorts of summer music concerts. See what's playing in 2015.
Parking near FirstEnergy Stadium
Finding a place to park near FirstEnergy Stadium when more than 70,000 fans descend on downtown for game days can be challenging. Here are a few picks of the most convenient as well as the cheapest places to park when you go see the Browns.
What Else to See When You Visit Cedar Point
There's more to visiting Cedar Point than just riding the roller coasters. The area has lighthouses, wineries, historic sites and lots more.
Where Iron Chef Michael Symon Cooks
Cleveland native and Food Network Iron Chef has three restaurants in the great Cleveland area as well as one in Detroit.
Visiting Cleveland's Tremont Neighborhood
Cleveland's Tremont neighborhood is centered around Lincoln Park, a large green area lined with historic churches, trendy restaurants, and restored Victorian homes.
Enjoy a Cleveland Clambake
Are you looking for a fall clambake in the Cleveland area? We have a list of restaurants, seafood retailers and special clambake events.
What's the Deal with the Return of the Buzzards...
Each March 15, the city of Hinckley, Ohio eagerly awaits the return of the buzzards at the Hinckley Reservation, part of the Cleveland Metroparks.
September Events
Learn all about the fun, educational, and exciting things happening in Cleveland during the month of September.
Beggar's Night in Dayton
Find out when your Dayton area community is hosting Beggar's night this year. (Updated for 2014.)
Northeast Ohio Drive-in Theaters
Northeast Ohio opened one of the first drive-in theaters with the debut of Akron's Starlight Auto Theater in 1937. Ohio grew to love the unique movie theaters and by the late 1960s, the state boasted 189 drive-ins. Today, over 80 percent of them are gone, but the remaining dozen or so in Northeast Ohio are a fun place to spend a summer's evening.
Learn to Make Sauerkraut Balls Like They Eat...
Sauerkraut balls are a traditional Northeast Ohio favorite. They combine the cabbage so abundant in the fall with the region's German heritage. The combination is delicious. This recipe is my variation on the one made famous by McGarvey's in Vermilion. I make no claim to its being authentic.
What to Do with Kids in Cleveland...without...
Cleveland and Northeast Ohio are filled with free activities for kids and adults to enjoy together. There's no excuse not to get out and explore Cleveland museums, parks and other wonders.
Where to Find the Best Summer Festivals in...
Summer festivals are an integral part of enjoying summer in northeast Ohio. Make sure that you include some of these favorites.
Find charming and affordable cottage at...
Are you looking for a place to stay at Geneva-on-the-Lake, Ohio this summer? The 1950s-style resort village offers a diverse collection of cozy cottages, most of which are located within walking distance of the water.
Read a Little at Cleveland's Independent...
Looking for something to read in Cleveland? Take a look at our choices for the most interesting independent bookstores in Northeast Ohio.
Discover Ohio's Lake Erie Lighthouses
For more than a century, the lighthouses of Lake Erie have guided ships into the many North coast harbors. Today, many of these gracious structures have been restored and still stand along the shore, from Sandusky to Ashtabula.
How to Make a Difference in Cleveland
You don't have to be Bill Gates to make a difference to the people and the city of Cleveland. There are many things to can do that don't cost money or cost very little...not to mention the satisfaction of helping others. Set aside some time each week to invest in Cleveland.
Cleveland Food Trucks
Cleveland's food truck scene is exciting and tasty. Learn more about these unique and innovative food trucks and where to find them.
Haunted Cleveland
cleveland has a wealth of sites that are purported to be haunted. Learn more about some of them here.
What You Need to Know about Ohio Hunting Season
Ohio offers a variety of hunting licenses, for deer, wild turkey, wild boar, waterfowl, and small game. Each has category has its own season and requirements. Learn more about how to get an Ohio hunting license.
Enjoy Memphis Kiddle Park in Cleveland
Memphis Kiddie Park has been delighting young children -- and their parents -- since 1952. The park boasts miniature rides, old-style concessions, and an arcade -- all geared towards children 1-8 years old. An adjacent 18-hole miniature golf course is rated one of the best in the state.
Visit NE Ohio's Yankee Peddlar Festival this Year
The Yankee Peddler Festival, held over three weekends in September, celebrates Ohio history, food, crafts, and art in a bucolic, wooded setting.
Ohio Presidents
The United States has had fewer than 50 presidents in her 200+ years, but eight of them have come from
13 Romantic Things to Do in Akron
There is an endless number of entertainment options available to you in Akron, Ohio. Add a little romance
The Covered Bridges of Ashtabula County
Ashtabula County has sixteen excellent examples of 18th and early 19th century covered bridges in a variety of constructions. All can be viewed by driving along the county's charming country roads. Here are nine of the best examples.
Lake Erie Beaches near Toledo
Looking for somewhere to cool off this summer? Not all beaches are located on the ocean. Toledo and NW Ohio's Lake Erie coastline offers a number of sandy places.
What's Up with Wade Oval Wednesdays in Cleveland
Wade Oval Wednesdays in Cleveland's University Circle cultural district feature free music, movies and fun.
A Little About Lake Erie
Lake Erie, which forms Cleveland's northern boundary is the most shallow and the southernmost of the five Great Lakes. The lake provides transportation, employment, food, and recreation to residents of and visitors to Northeast Ohio. It is a bountiful resource and a source of endless fascination.
Cruise Lake Erie on the Goodtime III
The Goodtime III is Cleveland's largest sightseeing vessel. The spacious, four-deck ship operates a regular schedule of Lake Erie and Cuyahoga River narrated sightseeing cruises from May through September as well as periodic theme cruises, dance cruises, and Friday happy hour cruises.
What to See at Lake Farmpark
Lake Farmpark is a delightful working farm and learning center, just 25 miles east of downtown Cleveland. See 50 different breeds of livestock, marvel at honey and maple syrup being made, and enjoy one of the many special events, such as the annual Vintage Ohio wine festival held at the park. It's fun for the whole family.
Cleveland's Best Restaurants Near Playhouse...
Are you looking for somewhere to eat before or after the theater? Cleveland's Playhouse Square is experiencing a restaurant renaissance.
Visiting the Cleveland Metroparks Zoo
Cleveland has one of the finest zoos in the country. The 183-acre park south of downtown features animals from around the globe, including many in an open-air setting. Adjacent to the park is a two-acre, enclosed rain forest exhibit.
What's Happening in Cleveland in October
Learn all about the fun, educational, and exciting things happening in Cleveland during the month of October.
How to Get Your Ohio Golden Buckeye Card
The state of Ohio offers residents over 60 years old thousands of discounts via their Golden Buckeye Card program. Find out how to apply for your card.
Where is Cleveland's Whiskey Island?
Cleveland's Whiskey Island has a colorful history, just like the city. Today, the east end of the island at the mouth of the Cuyahoga River, boasts a public marina, festive bar and grill and even sand volleyball courts.
A Handy Guide to Cleveland Shopping Malls
Cleveland and the surrounding area is home to a number of fun and interesting shopping centers. We have all of the places to shop around the north coast.
Rockin' Robin's Amazone Family Entertainment...
Rockin' Robin's Amazone Family Entertainment Center, located in Medina Ohio, is loaded with fun recreation options for the whole family.
The Fish of Lake Erie
Lake Erie, the shallowest lake of the five Great Lakes, is home to an abundant supply of fish. All year, there is some species to be found in this body of water that forms most of Ohio's northern boundary. Learn a little about eight of the most prevalent Lake Erie fish.
Where to Have Your Child's Birthday Party in...
If you are looking for a fun birthday party option for your child in Akron Ohio, look no further. The city has a multitude of options for children of all ages and interests. Your child will love these action packed parties and parents can enjoy the party as well as there is not set-up or clean-up involved.
What to See in Cleveland Ohio
Cleveland has a myriad of varied attractions, from the Rock Hall to the Ukrainian Museum. We've picked our favorites.
Cleveland Area Zip Codes
Greater Cleveland is made up of dozens of communities, each with its own zip code and post office. Find Cleveland and suburban community zip codes in this comprehensive list.
A Fan's Guide to First Energy Stadium
First Energy Stadium, built in 1997, sits on the site of the original Municipal Stadium, a Cleveland landmark since 1931. The new stadium combines the history of the old with modern conveniences, such as ample restrooms and unobstructed views. The stadium is located in downtown Cleveland at the waterfront near many of the city's attractions.
Free (or Nearly Free) Things to Do near Cedar...
Visiting Cedar Point, one of America's favorite amusement parks, can get expensive. However, Ohio's north central region offers a number of fun and interesting things to do that are free or nearly free.
The Children's Museum of Cleveland
The Children's Museum of Cleveland is an interesting and interactive place for kids and adults to learn and have fun together. Located in the University Circle neighborhood, the museum, established in 1981, is designed specifically for children ages 12 months - 8 years and their caregivers. It's a great place to spend the afternoon.
Visiting Rockefeller Park Greenhouse in...
Cleveland's Rockefeller Park Greenhouse, located just off of Martin Luther King Blvd. near University Circle, is a wonderful collection of exotic and native plants. Admission to the greenhouse is free and highlights include the extensive orchid and tropical plant exhibits as well as the spring bulb and December holiday plants displays.
Where to Go to College near Cleveland
Cleveland and Northeast Ohio are home to a diverse collection of colleges and universities, from public urban schools, like Cleveland State University, to private small town colleges, like Hiram College. Learn more about these Ohio institutions of higher learning.
Put-in-Bay Ohio
Put-in-Bay, located on South Bass Island, just north of Sandusky and Port Clinton Ohio, is Ohio's Lake Erie playground. Cut off in the winter, the island comes alive in the summer with antique stores, a vibrant marina, lots of lively bars and restaurants, and a home-grown brewery and historic winery. Put-in-Bay belongs in every Clevelander's summer plans.
Movies Filmed in Northeast Ohio
Cleveland has been the set of numerous major movies. In addition, the city is home to several very talented independent filmmakers and the annual Cleveland International Film Festival.
Ohio Outlet Malls
Ohio is loaded with bargains on quality merchandise at a collection of factory outlet stores and outlet malls located all over the state. Visit one or more and save a bundle.
Bet You Didn't Know These Fun Ohio Facts
Learn Ohio's state flower, state bird, largest county, number of counties, lowest point, and lots more Ohio facts.
Cleveland Area Trick or Treat Times
Find out when your Northeast Ohio community has scheduled trick-or-treat. Updated for 2014.
Where to Camp near Geneva-on-the-Lake
Geneva-on-the-Lake, located on the shores of Lake Erie about an hour's drive east of Cleveland, is one of the area's premier summer resorts. The community combines 1950s-style fun with beautiful lake views, wineries and antique stores. There's even a giant slide. If you're headed to Geneva-on-the-Lake this season and what an alternative to pricey hotels, check out these camping and rv sites.
15 Holiday Activities in Cleveland
Lights, poinsettias, holiday trees, and "A Christmas Carol" -- all are Cleveland Christmas traditions.
Visiting Ohio's Oldest County Fair
The Great Geauga County Fair, held at the Geauga County Fairground in Burton over Labor Day weekend each year, is Ohio's oldest county fair. Learn more about this exciting northeast Ohio event.
The Historic Churches of Tremont
Cleveland's Tremont neighborhood is home to the largest concentration of historic churches in the country. Located just south of downtown, the area was settled in the early and mid-19th century by central and eastern European immigrants who brought with them their customs, culture and religion. Many of the churches they built still thrive today.
Exploring Cleveland's Lake View Cemetery
Lakeview Cemetery, founded in 1869 by wealthy Clevelanders including Jeptha Wade, was modeled after Boston's Mount Auburn Cemetery as well as the historic cemeteries of France and England. The 285-acre scenic park is home to over 102,000 graves, with an average of 700 burials annually. Although the cemetery is known for its illustrious residents, anyone can be buried there, regardless of race, creed, religion, or walk of life.
A Visit to the Cleveland Botanical Garden...
Every two years, the Cleveland Botanical Garden welcomes spring with a lavish showing of twenty specially-created gardens, expert lecturers and demonstrations, and a world-class horticulture and flower-arranging competition. Join me for a visit to the 2007 Cleveland Botanical Garden Flower Show.
Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad
The Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad runs through Ohio's only National Park, the Cuyahoga Valley National Park, from Cleveland to Akron and Canton. A variety of excursions are offered year-round and each trip is a different adventure filled with fun, history and beautiful scenery.
Best Places to Eat in Geneva-on-the-Lake Ohio
Geneva-on-the-Lake , located about one hour's drive east of downtown Cleveland, is a quirky, relaxed,
How to Beat the Lines at Cedar Point
Cedar Point, the second oldest amusement park in the country, sits at the end of a slender 364-acre strip of land, at the edge of Lake Erie. Located about an hour and a half's drive from downtown Cleveland. Sometimes the lines for the most popular rides can get alarmingly long, especially in the middle of the summer. Here are a few tips on beating the lines at Cedar Point.
Enjoy northeast Ohio's Apple Farms
Northeast Ohio are known for its juicy and delicious apples. Each autumn, these farms offer apple treats, hayrides, bushels of apples, and more.
Where to Eat before or after a Cleveland...
If your headed to Cleveland's Progressive Field for opening day or any other Cleveland Indians game, there are plenty of restaurants in the area.
What You Need to Know about Visiting Stan Hywet...
Stan Hywet Hall in Akron, Ohio is a National Historic Landmark. The 65-room Tudor-style mansion was built by Goodyear Rubber Company founder, F.A. Seiberling and his wife Gertrude. Today, the gracious mansion and elaborate gardens are open to the public. The site also hosts a variety of special events throughout the year.
Exploring Ohio's Fall Festivals
Cleveland and Northeast Ohio is the only area to host fun and interesting fall festivals. All over the Buckeye State there are harvest festivals, food festivals, and other fun, fall events. Below is just a sampling.
Cleveland Discount Coupons
Cleveland doesn't have to be expensive. Use one or more of these discount coupons on your next trip to
Powerhouse on the West Bank of the Flats
The Cleveland Powerhouse, on the West Bank of the Flats just outside of downtown Cleveland, is a former power station transformed into retail shops, restaurants, and a comedy club. The red brick building sits along the Cuyahoga River, next to the Plain Dealer Pavilion concert venue, and offers spectacular views of the Cleveland skyline.
About Nela Park's Holiday Lights in Cleveland
Nela Park, located along Noble Road in East Cleveland seven miles east of downtown Cleveland, was the world's first industrial park. The 92-acre campus is home to General Electric's Lighting Division and employs around 1200. The facility is known for its gracious Georgian-style architecture and its spectacular holiday lighting display.
Where to View Fall Foliage in Northeast Ohio
Vermont and New Hampshire may get more press, but residents of Northeast Ohio know that there is plenty of fall color in our part of the country. Leaves start their fall display in late September and continue on through October, with mid to late-October being the peak viewing time most years. Below are our favorite drives for viewing fall leaves.
Hudson Ohio
Hudson Ohio, located about 45 minutes southeast of Cleveland, is an affluent suburb, with a historic shopping district, many fine restaurants, and a history dating back to the early days of the Western Reserve.
Where to Sell your Gold Jewelry in Cleveland
Do you have old jewelry in your drawer that you never wear, perhaps gifts or inherited pieces? Those items can raise you some fast cash at downtown Cleveland pawn shops and jewelry dealers. Here's where to look:
What is the Average Annual Snowfall in Cleveland?
Cleveland is known for her snowy winters, especially early and late in the season when an unfrozen Lake Erie creates buckets of lake effect snow. Just how much snow does Cleveland get each year?
Walk around Cleveland's Little Italy neighborhood
Cleveland's Little Italy neighborhood, located on Mayfield Road, just south of Euclid Ave., grew up in
A Walk Through Cleveland's Botanical Garden
The Cleveland Botanical Garden, originally called the Cleveland Garden Center, was founded in 1930, primarily as a place to house the extensive library of garden books donated by Eleanor Squire. The center was first located in a small boathouse on the shore of Wade Lagoon. The Center moved to its present location -- the former site of the Cleveland Zoo -- in 1966 and added the 18,000-square foot Glasshouse in the mid-1990s when the Center changed its name.
The Cleveland Orchestra Summer Schedule 2015
Blossom Music Center, between Cleveland and Akron, is the summer home of the Cleveland Orchestra. Find all of the 2014 concert dates here.
Romantic Things to Do in Toledo and Northwest...
Toledo may not stand out as a romantic destination, but there are plenty of ways for couples to spend time together connecting at many locations in Northwest Ohio.
What to See at the Cleveland Aquarium
The Greater Cleveland Aquarium, located in the Powerhouse on the west bank of the Flats features more than one million gallons of water and marine life than ranges from local Lake Erie fishes to exotic fish from around the globe.
How to Get an Ohio Fishing License
Ohio's Lake Erie shoreline, many rivers and inland lakes offer excellent fishing opportunities, but first you must get an Ohio fishing license.
How to Apply for a US Passport in Cleveland
A US passport is an internationally-accepted document, issued by the US government, that establishes the bearer's identify and allows him to travel abroad. Find out how and where to apply for your US passport in Cleveland.
Savor Gust Gallucci's Italian Market in Cleveland
Gust Gallucci's in Cleveland is a complete Italian food market. Gallucci's sells a wide variety of Italian canned goods, meats, cheeses, wines and housewares.
Northeast Ohio Amish Country Restaurants
Northeast Ohio's Amish country, just southeast of Cleveland, offers a variety of delicious, home-style restaurants, with traditional Amish specialties such as meatloaf, weiner schnitzel, and homemade pies.
Experience the Cleveland National Air Show
The Cleveland National Air Show, held each year along the shores of Lake Erie in downtown Cleveland. Learn more about this exciting Labor Day event.
Top 10 Akron Playgrounds
Kids love to play and the Akron Ohio area has some great playgrounds for kids - here are the top ten. Playgrounds are safe places for kids to exercise, play with other kids, and enjoy the great outdoors.
Find Out about Johnny Appleseed
One of Ohio's most colorful - and beloved - legends is that of Johnny Appleseed, the kindly and eccentric farmer who spawned Ohio's apple industry.
Cuyahoga Valley National Park
Cuyahoga Valley National Park extends from just south of I-480 all the way to Akron, along the Cuyahoga River. The scenic area offers history, hiking, bicycling, winter sports, and all sorts of learning opportunities. What's more: it's free.
Nautica Queen Cruises
The best view of downtown Cleveland is from just offshore in Lake Erie. There's no better way to enjoy that view than from the Nautica Queen, a romantic and charming ship that host luncheon and dinner cruises as well as Sunday brunch. It's also an ideal venue for a corporate party, a birthday party, or a wedding reception.
What's Fun for Halloween in Cleveland?
Cleveland Ohio has a number of fun Halloween activities for young and old. Read about the top ten here. (updated for 2014)
Tour Cleveland's University Circle Cultural...
University Circle is Cleveland, Ohio's cultural center and home to the Cleveland Orchestra, the Cleveland Museum of Art, and several other venerable institutions.
Visiting Akron? 9 Free Things to Do
Enjoying Akron Ohio doesn't have to be expensive. The "Rubber City" has beautiful parks, fascinating
Take a Peek at the Crawford Auto Museum
Cleveland, from 1890 to 1920, had a dozen quality automobile manufactures, including Winton Motors, White Motors, and Peerless. Examples of these early autos can be found in Cleveland's Crawford Auto Museum, created by TRW founder and early aviator, Frederick Crawford.
Famous Musicians from Northeast Ohio
Cleveland has been the home of notable music artists, among them singer-songwriter Tracy Chapman and jazz pianist Jim Brickman. Dean Martin is from nearby Steubenville
Northeast Ohio Hayrides
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A Fan's Guide to Progressive Field
Progressive Field (formerly Jacobs Field), opened in 1994 in downtown Cleveland, is the home of the Cleveland Indian's baseball team. The sleek, modern facility offers lots of seats close to the field, club seating with food and beverage service, ample restrooms and concessions, and easy access to all parts of town. In short, it's a baseball fan's stadium.
Planning your visit to the Great Lakes Science...
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Chagrin Falls
Chagrin Falls, a picturesque village of 4000 residents, sits at the edge of Cuyahoga County, about 40 minutes from downtown Cleveland. The town, named for the scenic falls in the center of town, is known for its historic architecture, varied restaurants, interesting antique shopping and art galleries, and its vibrant arts community.
How to Get a Marriage License in Greater...
Getting a marriage license in Northeast Ohio is relatively easy. Just bring the necessary documentation and follow a few simple steps.
How to Apply for Food Stamps in Cuyahoga County...
Cuyahoga County offers food stamp assistance for needy citizens. Here's a walk-through of the steps necessary to apply for this assistance, written by a CSU student, who just applied for -- and received -- food stamps.
How Do I Find an AA Meeting in the Cleveland...
Are you looking for an AA meeting in Cleveland and northeast Ohio? Are you curious about what to expect at your first meeting? We have resources.
Harry London Chocolates
The Harry London Chocolate Factory has been creating the finest of candies and chocolates in Akron for the past 84 years. Enjoy a guided tour where you can see how they churn out over 80,000 pounds of delicious chocolates and candies and treat yourself to free samples of their many candies and chocolates.
Enjoying Cedar Point
Located just over an hour's drive from downtown Cleveland, on the shores of Lake Erie, Cedar Point Amusement Park offers more roller coasters than any other park in the world as well as live stage shows, dozens of rides, a white sand beach, and lots of fun for all ages.
What You Need to Know about Sweetest Day
Sweetest Day, observed on the third Saturday of October, was started in Cleveland in 1922. Learn more about this regional, romantic holiday.
Cleveland's Asiatown
Cleveland's Asiatown, roughly bounded by Superior, Payne, East 29th and East 39th Streets, is small but colorful. Located just east of downtown, the neighborhood features interesting architecture, delicious and varied restaurants, and unique Asian shopping. Cleveland's Asiatown continues to evolve as old families and new money move to the area, rehabbing old buildings and creating new businesses.
What's Happening in Cleveland in August
Find out all about the fun and exciting things happening in and around Cleveland during the month of August.
More FREE Things to Do in Cleveland
Cleveland Ohio has an amazing array of small museums, art festivals, and concerts, all available for free. Learn more about what to do in Cleveland and the surrounding area, without spending a dime.
USS Cod
The USS Cod is a retired World War II SS-224 submarine, moored at Cleveland's North Coast Harbor, near the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. The USS Cod, a National Historic Site, is the only such vessel to be kept intact and visitors climb the vertical ladders through its hatches, just as the sailors did during active duty.
Where to Camp near Cedar Point
A family trip to Cedar Point can get expensive. One way to save on money while enjoying the beautiful, northeast Ohio landscape is to camp instead of staying at a Cedar Point area hotel. Sandusky and the area around the park have several, excellent campgrounds.
What You Need to Know about Steelyard Commons...
Steelyard Commons, with stores, restaurants and hiking trails, has risen from the LTV's abandoned no. 2 finishing mill in the heart of the city.
Tremont Restaurants
Tremont is one of Cleveland's most unique and popular neighborhoods. Located just south of downtown, the compact area is loaded with eateries--from fine dining to sandwich shops. Below are a few of our favorites:
Why is Cleveland the "Home of Rock and Roll"?
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You Had No Idea There Were So Many Songs About...
We may not have romantic ballads like "I left my heart in San Francisco" or iconic anthems like "New
Kelleys Island
Kelleys Island, the largest of the Lake Erie islands, is located just off the north central Ohio coastline, accessible by frequent ferries and small airplanes. The island is a summertime favorite. Less crowded than its cousin, Middle Bass Island and Put-in-Bay, Kelleys is known for its restaurants, winery, Victorian Houses, and its Glacial Grooves, remnants from the Ice Age.
Cleveland and Northeast Ohio Patio Restaurants
Outdoor dining is one of Cleveland's summer pleasures. Although the season can be short, the city abounds
Visitor's Guide to Ohio's Indian Burial Mounds
Ohio has more than 70 Indian mounds, burial sites of the Adena and Hopewell tribes --the "mound builders"--who
Dr. Bob's House in Akron -- Where AA Began
Dr. Bob's Home, in Akron Ohio, is where Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) all started in 1935. Learn more about this free, and inspirational, northeast Ohio attraction.
Free Things to Do in Ohio
Enjoying the Buckeye State doesn't have to be expensive. There are scores of things to see, do and experience in Ohio that don't cost a dime.
Cleveland Furniture Stores
Greater Cleveland has a great collection of independent and chain furniture stores, whether you're looking for one piece or decorating an entire house.
Cleveland Museum of Art
The Cleveland Museum of Art, located about 15 minutes east of downtown Cleveland in the University Circle area, which houses several other Cleveland museums and attractions, is known for its extensive collection of Pre-Columbian art, medieval European Art, and Asian and Indian art.
What You Need to Know about Ohio's Two Nuclear...
Ohio has two nuclear power plants, both located along the shores of Lake Erie in the northern part of the state. They are the Davis-Besse plant in Oak Harbor, near Sandusky, and Perry Nuclear Plant, east of Cleveland. Learn more about Ohio's nuclear facilities.
Products Made in Ohio
The diverse companies around the state of Ohio manufacture a wide range of products from detergent to greeting cards to hand-crafted furniture. Buying Ohio-made products saves on shipping costs and helps to support the local economy. Here are just a few of the things that are MADE in OHIO.
William Henry Harrison
William Henry Harrison was the 9th president of the United States...and the one who served the shortest term. Harrison, born in 1773 in Virginia, was a governor of the Indiana Territory, a US Representative and senator from Ohio, and a general during the War of 1812 before running for president in 1840.
More September Events
Learn all about the fun, educational, and exciting things happening in Cleveland during the month of September. Page 2.
Chill Out at a Cleveland Area State Park
Ohio has 74 state parks and some of the best of them are located in the Northern part of the state.
Top Things to Do in Downtown Akron
Downtown Akron is alive and thriving with many exciting entertainment, dining, shopping, and attractions for the entire family. Choose from among the best things to do in Downtown Akron in the following list.
Lakehouse Inn and Winery
Geneva-on-the-Lake's Lakehouse Inn combines manicured gardens, a winery, a restaurant, and a bed and breakfast inn with a dramatic, sweeping view of Lake Erie.
Cleveland Flats
The Cleveland Flats, the area surrounding the Cuyahoga River that bisects the city of Cleveland, has been a shipping powerhouse during the early 1900s and a vibrant entertainment district during the 1980s and 1990s. The area is divided into two sections -- the East Bank and the West Bank. Today, the East Bank has declined into a veritable ghost town with boarded up buildings and empty streets, where there were once hundreds of revelers.
Cleveland Museum of Natural History
The Cleveland Museum of Natural History, located in Cleveland's University Circle area, is a treasure trove of over 4 million specimen. Exhibits include Dinosaur bones, natural gemstones and fossils, and a huge section on Ohio birds, plant life, insects, and archeology. A planetarium teaches kids and adults all about the moon, the stars, and the galaxy.
The Arcade - Cleveland, Ohio
The Arcade, located between Superior and Euclid Avenues in downtown Cleveland, is one of America's first indoor shopping malls and Cleveland's first skyscraper. Built in 1890, the magnificent building consists of two 9-story towers, connected by a glass and metal, 5-story atrium. Today, the building houses a Hyatt Hotel, retail shops, and a food court.
What Are those Cleveland Bugs?
Each spring and fall, Cleveland's lakefront communities are invaded by small, harmless, mosquito-like insects called midges. They only stay about five-ten days, but the swarms can be startling to visitors and newcomers.
Shaker Heights Ohio
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Celebrate Ecology in Cleveland at the Burning...
Cleveland Ohio's Burning River Fest, begun in 2002, showcases environmental issues while creating an enjoyable day of food, music, and outdoor fun. The event is the brainchild of the Great Lakes Brewing Company, who crafts a Burning River Ale, a name that evokes the sad chapter in the city's history when in the 1970s the Cuyahoga River caught fire several times.
Kids Eat Free in Cleveland
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What's Cleveland's Nickname?
Cleveland has been called many things since Moses Cleaveland and his surveying team set foot there on June 22, 1796. Here are just a few.
Learn More about Ohio's Role in the Underground...
Northeast Ohio played an important part in the Abolitionist Movement and in the Underground Railroad
Northeast Ohio Ethnic Food Markets
Northeast Ohio is a great place to shop for ethnic food specialties. The region has a rich history of ethnic communities combining to form the culture we find there today. German, Polish, Czech, Slovenian, Latin American, Italian, and various Asian cultures all have had a hand in forming
Ohio Apples
Ohio apple growers produce up to 100 million pounds of apples each season. In Northeast Ohio, the stores, farmers' markets, and apple farms are loaded with bags and bushels of a wide variety of apples, from September through November. Ohio produces around 40 different varieties, some Ohio originals. Here's a look at 11 of the most popular kinds of Ohio apples.
Aurora Farms Premium Outlets
Aurora Farms Premium Outlets, the closest outlet center to Cleveland, offers more than 70 quality discount retailers in a park-like setting.
Cleveland Metroparks
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Discounts for Seniors in Cleveland Ohio
Northeast Ohio offers a wealth of discounts for older citizens and visitors, if you know where to look. Here's a list of places and events in the area where your age will save you money.
Sandusky Ohio and Lake Erie Islands Wineries
Like the area at the eastern shore of Lake Erie in Lake and Ashtabula Counties, where wineries abound, the central Ohio Lake Erie coastline and Lake Erie Islands offer excellent soil and climate for growing wine grapes. During the summer, the lake keeps the temperature mild while in the winter, the lake and the snow it brings, acts as a blanket to protect crops.
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