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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.
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.
Where to Get Cleveland's Best Fish Fries During...
Every Friday during Lent, a plethora of Cleveland restaurants offer up delicious fish fries, a Northeast Ohio Lenten tradition. (updated for 2015.)
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?
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.
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.
A Visit to the Cleveland Botanical Garden...
The Woodland Garden is one of the Cleveland Botanical Garden's permanent collection gardens. The area has been revitalized for the Flower Show with new bridges, complete with iron and leaded glass railings.
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.
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.
Discover the Best March Events in Cleveland
Find all the fun and interesting events in Cleveland during the month of March. (updated for 2015.)
What's Happening in Cleveland in February
Find out what's happening in and around Cleveland in February. (updated for 2015)
Haunted Cleveland
Squire's Castle, located in Willoughby Hills in the Cleveland Metroparks, was built in the 1890s by Feargus B. Squire, an executive with the Standard Oil Company. The British-born Squire intended to create a country estate, modeled after those in Britain. He began by building the gatehouse, complete with a living room, several bedrooms, and a hunt room with mounted animal heads. The Squires used the gatehouse as a weekend retreat while plans were being finalized for the main house. Page 4.
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.
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
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.
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.
Ohio Presidents
The United States has had fewer than 50 presidents in her 200+ years, but eight of them have come from
The 10 Best Ways to Celebrate St. Patrick's Day...
In Cleveland, everyone's Irish, at least on St. Patrick's Day. The city offers a myriad of fun activities, from the downtown parade to green beer and corned beef all over town.
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.
Where to Stay near SPIRE Institute in Geneva Ohio
Located just off of I-90 in Geneva, Ohio, Spire Institute is one of the largest indoor sports complexes in the world. Here's where to stay if you are visiting or competing at Spire.
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?
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Where to Watch the 2015 Oscars in Cleveland
February 22nd is the 87th annual Academy Awards presentation. Learn more about celebrating the event in Cleveland.
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.
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.
A Fan's Guide to Quicken Loans Arena
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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.
Enjoy a Taste of Spring at the Akron Home and...
The Akron Home and Flower Show, held each February since 1993, transformed the J.S. Knight Convention Center into a garden wonderful. With acres of showcase gardens, local celebrities, hundreds of exhibitors, and a variety of demonstrations, it makes a nice oasis from the winter cold.
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 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.
View Cleveland Live with Webcams!
Take a look around Cleveland and Northeast Ohio without leaving your home. See the zoo, Cedar Point, downtown Cleveland, and more with this fascinating group of webcams.
Have Fun at these Winter Festivals in Cleveland
The weather may be blustery, but that doesn't mean that there's nothing to do in and around Cleveland during January, February, and March. Check out these winter festivals.
Gallucci's Italian Food Market
Gust Gallucci's is a complete Italian food market, located in Cleveland's Midtown Corridor, halfway between downtown Cleveland and University Circle. Started 85 years ago by an Italian immigrant, Gust Gallucci, hungry for the food of his homeland, Gallucci's still sells a wide variety of Italian canned goods, fresh and cured meats, cheeses, wines, and Italian housewares.
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.
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.
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.
Great Lakes Science Center
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Where to Go Skiing Near Cleveland
Northeast Ohio isn't Vermont or Colorado, but the Buckeye State does have a nice selection of accessible, friendly, and somewhat challenging ski areas. Learn more about where to ski in and around Cleveland.
When Did Ohio Become a State?
Ohio wasn't one of the original 13 states. Just when did the Buckeye State enter the union?
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.
Escape to Geneva-on-the-Lake
Just an hour's drive east of Cleveland is a quirky little lakeside resort with wineries, sunsets and bed and breakfast inns that rival anything California can
About the Case Western Reserve University...
As a recovering book sale fanatic, whose house at times looks like a bookseller's warehouse, I try to stay away from the many excellent library sales, estate
WOW Means Wade Oval Wednesdays
Wade Oval Wednesdays return to University Circle on June 18. The weekly events include free concerts by local artists with sounds from jazz to rock to reggae
Vote Today!
Today is election day in Ohio. The polls are open from 630am to 730pm. If you have to walk, beg a ride, or borrow a car, make sure that you get to your precinct
Where to Pick Berries in NE Ohio
June is berry month in Northeast (actually all over) Ohio. One of the delights of the season is going out to one of the
Wondering what 'Paczki' Are? Find Out
Paczki, pronounced PUNCH-key, are Polish jelly-filled doughnuts, traditionally served just prior to Lent. Learn where to find them in Cleveland and NE Ohio.
The Cleveland "Plain Dealer"
The Cleveland Plain Dealer is Ohio's largest newspaper and the only daily newspaper in Cleveland. It
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.
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.
What You Need to Know about Ice Fishing on Lake...
Ice fishing on Lake Erie can be fun and exciting. However, make sure you learn about this sport before you venture out onto the ice.
10 Things to See and Do Near Cedar Point
Looking for something else to do when you go visit Cedar Point this summer? We have 10 fun things to do near the park.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Sandusky Ohio
Sandusky, located midway between Cleveland and Toledo on Lake Erie's southern shore, is best known as the gateway to Cedar Point amusement park. However, the town, founded in 1818, offers much more. With 22 miles of Lake Erie shore and 17 parks, Sandusky is a major port city and a recreational mecca as well as the county seat for Erie County. The city also boast a large collection of restored 19th century buildings.
What's Happening in Cleveland this April
Find out about all of the fun and interesting things happening in Cleveland during the month of April. (updated for 2015.)
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.
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
Visiting Akron? 9 Free Things to Do
Enjoying Akron Ohio doesn't have to be expensive. The "Rubber City" has beautiful parks, fascinating
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.
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.
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 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.
Lake View Cemetery - Cleveland Ohio
When industrialist, John D. Rockefeller died in 1937 at the age of 98, he wished to be buried at Lake View Cemetery in the city he once called home. A 70-foot obelisk marks his grave. Page 2.
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.
Northeast Ohio Colleges and Universities
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.
Steelyard Commons Shopping Center
Steelyard Commons, at the edge of Cleveland's industrial valley, has risen from the LTV's abandoned no. 2 finishing mill. The mixed use shopping center will combine retail outlets, restaurants, a playground, and hiking and biking trails -- all in the heart of the city.
Cleveland's Ethnic Heritage
Cleveland Ohio was created by a diverse mixture of ethnic groups. It's one of the things that gives the city its interesting character, not to mention the array of ethnic foods, neighborhoods, and customs. Here's a look at the major groups that have contributed to making Cleveland what it is today.
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.
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The Cleveland area offers a huge variety of interesting, educational, and fun summer camps for kids. Learn more about what's available in this list of 2008 Cleveland summer camps.
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.
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.
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.
Cleveland Metroparks
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The Torso Murders: Cleveland's Most Famous...
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How to Get a Marriage License in Northeast Ohio
Getting a marriage license in Northeast Ohio is relatively easy. Just bring the necessary documentation and follow a few simple steps.
Make Plans to Visit the I-X Indoor Amusement Park
The I-X Indoor Amusement Park, held each spring in Cleveland's I-X exposition center, is 20 acres of fun for the whole family. There are dozens of rides, live entertainment, fair food, and special events and celebrity appearances.
What to Do in Akron during the Heart of Winter
Akron doesn't have to be boring in the middle of winter. Whether you want to stay warm indoors or brave the weather, there are many ways to stay active and enjoy family time in Akron this January and February.
Learn about Cleveland Clinic
The Cleveland Clinic is Cleveland's largest private employer as well as one of the most well-regarded hospitals in the United States. The facility sits on 140 acres in Cleveland's Fairfax neighborhood and is spread out over 41 buildings. The Clinic also has 12 community hospitals and health centers in NE Ohio and Florida and is expanding throughout the world.
Walk around Cleveland's Little Italy neighborhood
Cleveland's Little Italy neighborhood, located on Mayfield Road, just south of Euclid Ave., grew up in
How To Get an Ohio Fishing License
Ohio's Lake Erie shoreline as well as the state's many rivers and inland lakes offer excellent fishing opportunities, but first you must get an Ohio fishing license. It's easy and affordable. Learn how here.
8 Best Steakhouses in the Cleveland Area
The Midwestern United States are known for their quality beef and Cleveland Ohio is no exception. From downtown to the outer suburbs, the Greater Cleveland area offers a wealth of delicious steakhouses. See our list of the best.
Your Guide to Cincinnati's Best Atrractions and...
Cincinnati, "The Queen City," is located along the Ohio River in southwest Ohio, about 3 1/2 hours from
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.
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.
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
Kids Eat Free in Cleveland
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Downtown Cleveland Restaurants
Are you looking for somewhat to eat in downtown Cleveland? We have a list of the best choices, from steakhouses to casual eateries.
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.
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.
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
Northeast Ohio Water Parks
Water parks are great for cooling off in the summer and indoor parks are an ideal getaway from the snow and cold of a Northeast Ohio winter. Cleveland, and the surrounding area, has a number of fun resorts and other water parks. Below are our favorites.
Hessler Street Fair Jump Starts the Cleveland...
Located on an unassuming street in Cleveland's University Circle neighborhood, the Hessler Street Fair is a celebration of music, food and art. The festival, held in mid-May each year, attracts more than 10,000 visitors each year.
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.
Maple Sugaring in Northeast Ohio
Ohio is the fourth largest of the 12 states that produce maple sugar. More than 900 families produce nearly 100,000 gallons of syrup each year, but the demand far exceeds the supply. In addition, the state hosts a variety of maple sugar events around the sugaring season, which lasts from early February to mid-March.
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.
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.
Northern Ohio's Wonderful State Parks
Ohio has 74 state parks and some of the best of them are locate right here in the Northern part of the state. Enjoy the wonders of Lake Erie, a number of inland lakes and rivers, and the rolling hills of the eastern part of Ohio. There's something to do year-round.
Where to Go Ice Skating around Cleveland Ohio
Whether you're a beginner or an accomplished skater, Cleveland and Northeast Ohio has a number of excellent indoor and outdoor rinks. Find one that's near you.
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.
Fun Things to Do at 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. Today, the popular resort community boasts antique stores, a variety of restaurants, a cool water slide and a host of wineries, just to name a few attractions.
When Are Akron Public Schools in Session?
Are you wondering when Akron Public Schools are scheduling their breaks? We have the current calendar.
How to Get a New Ohio Driver's License
Visiting the Ohio Bureau of Motor Vehicles can be nearly equal to visiting the dentist on the stress meter, but if you come prepared, you'll be alright.
Spire Institute Sports Complex in Geneva Ohio
Located at I-90 and SR534 in Geneva, Ohio, Spire Institute is one of the largest indoor sports complexes in the world. With 750,000 square feet of indoor space and acres of outdoor competition areas, the facility attracts clubs, leagues, tournaments and championship events from all over the world.
Cleveland Airport Parking
Cleveland Hopkins airport offers many parking options -- from the official airport lots to nearby hotels to offsite lots. Find out which one is best for you.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Cleveland's Best Pizza Restaurants
What's the best pizza restaurant in Cleveland? Read about our favorites.
AMF Riviera Lanes -- Fairlawn Ohio
Bowling is an intergenerational sport that brings together families and friends for a time of fun, lively conversation, and friendly competition. AMF Riviera Lanes, located in Fairlawn Ohio, offers year-round family fun with with bowling, arcade games, great food, special events, and parties.
Planet Make Believe
Planet Make Believe is an interactive retail store with a focus on fun while learning about math and science. Planet Make Believe is fast becoming a favorite among children and adults for its unique opportunities and products. Their goal is to expand the imaginations of children to be creative and design things they way they see them.
The West Side Market
The West Side Market, at the edge of Ohio City in Cleveland, is a cultural and culinary gem. Opened in 1912, the market combines graceful Neo-Classical/Byzantine architecture with a vibrant produce and meat, poultry, and dairy market. Not only is the West Side Market an interesting and fun place to visit, it's a great place to find quality groceries at affordable prices.
Who's Playing at Cleveland's Rocksino?
Cleveland's new Hard Rock Rocksino offers multiple concert stages and big name entertainment. See who is playing there soon.
Ohio City Restaurants
Ohio City, located just west of downtown, is one of Cleveland's oldest neighborhoods. Founded in 1818, the area was annexed by Cleveland in 1854, and today boasts a collection of fun--and tasty--restaurants.
Trader Joe's Food Markets
Trader Joe's, a California-based chain of food markets, has two Northeast Ohio locations -- one in Westlake and one in Eton Shopping Plaza in Woodmere. The market is known for its organic food selection, extensive and affordable wine department, and fun atmosphere.
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.
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
Learn about Cleveland's top attraction, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
Who's Playing at Nelson Ledges Quarry Park this...
Nelson Ledges, located 30 minutes east of Cleveland in Portage County, offers swimming, camping, hiking, and lots of outdoor fun. In the spring, summer, and fall, it is also the home of numerous music festivals, including Hookah Weekend and the Grateful Fest.
Just What Is Lake Effect Snow?
You hear the term lake effect snow often in fall and early winter. Just what does this mean?
Where to Eat Near SPIRE Institute in Geneva Ohio
There are plenty of places to eat in and around SPIRE Institute in Geneva, Ohio. If you're attending an event there, be sure to include one of these eateries in your itinerary.
Learn How to Make Ohio's Beloved Candy Buckeyes
Growing up in Columbus, candy buckeyes were always a part of any platter or tin or holiday treats. Made of chocolate and peanut butter and crafted to look like the fruit of Ohio's state tree, the Buckeye, these bite-size treats are a regional favorite.
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:
Historic Photos of Cleveland
Historic Photos of Cleveland
Cleveland Gay and Lesbian Bars
Cleveland has a number of gay and lesbian bars, ranging from dance clubs to those with karoke nights to leather bars. Here's a look at some of the most popular.
Shaker Heights School Calendar
Are you wondering when the Shaker Heights City School District is scheduling its breaks? We have the current calendar.
Cleveland Botanical Garden
Cleveland Botanical Garden, located in the city's University Circle neighborhood, is a combination of indoor exhibits, housed in a magnificent glasshouse and ten acres of diverse outdoor gardens, including a special children's garden and a wheelchair accessible garden.
Cleveland Area Banks and Savings and Loans
If you're new to the Greater Cleveland area or looking to switch financial institutions, here's a list of the top banks and savings and loans in the area with links to their Web sites and an overview of their services.
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.
When Is School Out in Parma, Ohio?
Are you wondering when the Parma City School District is scheduling their breaks? We have the current calendar.
Northeast Ohio Sports Bars
Looking for a place in Northeast Ohio to watch a Browns, Indians, or Cavs game? Consider our picks for the best sports bars in town.
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.
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:
Cleveland Hopkins International Airport
Cleveland Hopkins International Airport, established in 1925, was the first municipally-owned airport in the United States. Still owned by the city, it is the 34th busiest airport in the country and serves over 12 million passengers each year with 320 flights to 80 destinations.
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.
Free and Low-Cost Health Screening in Northeast...
Staying healthy doesn't have to be expensive. There are dozens of free and low-cost health resources in and around Cleveland. The problem is that so few people are aware of them. Below is a partial list of what is available.
Wal-Mart Stores in Greater Cleveland
Find Wal-Mart stores in Cleveland. Love them or hate them, you have to admit that Wal-Mart, America's largest retailer, has just about everything. Plus, most stores are open 24 hours. Greater Cleveland has a large selection of Wal-Mart locations. Find one near you.
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.
Northern Pike
The Northern Pike is a long, slender fish, native to Ohio. It is found primarily in the Lake Erie waters
What's Happening at the Cleveland Auto Show
The Greater Cleveland Auto Show is held each year at the end of February and the beginning of March. The 10-day event features more than 1,000 production, classic, and concept vehicles and draws more than 600,000 visitors annually.
Lake Erie Walleye
Walleye is a medium-sized freshwater fish, popular in the Great Lakes and the rivers and streams that flow from and into the Lakes. In Ohio, the fish is a springtime fishing favorite, particularly in the Maumee River near Toledo and in the Canadian waters of Lake Erie.

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