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Updated Articles and Resources

By Sandy Mitchell

    Updated Articles and Resources
    • Maumee Bay State Park Created: Thursday, April 05, 2007 Updated: Friday, July 18, 2014
      Located just east of Toledo Ohio, Maumee Bay State Park sits on 1850 acres at the edge of Lake Erie. The park offers year-round activities, camping, golf, and a luxurious lodge and conference center.
    • Cleveland Irish Cultural Festival Created: Wednesday, June 04, 2008 Updated: Wednesday, July 16, 2014
      Cleveland's Irish Cultural Festival has been highlighting Irish music, food, art, and dance for more than 25 years. Held each July at the Cuyahoga County Fairgrounds in Berea, Ohio, the event is one of the area's most popular summer festivals.
    • What is Cleveland's Nickname? Created: Wednesday, July 14, 2010 Updated: Wednesday, July 16, 2014
      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.
    • Carl B. Stokes Created: Thursday, October 26, 2006 Updated: Wednesday, July 16, 2014
      Carl B. Stokes is best known for being Cleveland's 51st mayor - the first African-American mayor of a major United States city. He was also a soldier, a lawyer, a member of the Ohio House of Representatives, a broadcaster, a judge, a father, brother to a Congressman, and a US Ambassador. Read more about this fascinating Clevelander.
    • Songs about Cleveland and Northeast Ohio Created: Sunday, February 13, 2011 Updated: Wednesday, July 16, 2014
      We may not have romantic ballads like "I left my heart in San Francisco" or iconic anthems like "New York New York," but Cleveland has had plenty of songs written about her. Here are just a few.
    • Lake County Fair Created: Saturday, March 08, 2008 Updated: Tuesday, July 15, 2014
      The Lake County Fair, held at the Lake County Fairground in Painesville each August features livestock, live entertainment, a midway of rides, and lots of fair food, just to name a few attractions.
    • Cuyahoga County Fair Created: Friday, July 06, 2007 Updated: Tuesday, July 15, 2014
      The Cuyahoga County Fair combines plenty of animal and produce exhibits with rides, music, food, and fun. Learn more about this Cleveland area fair.
    • Vintage Ohio Wine Festival Created: Saturday, June 30, 2007 Updated: Thursday, July 10, 2014
      Vintage Ohio is a two-day festival that showcases Ohio wine, food, and music. The event, held at Lake Metroparks' Farmpark just east of Cleveland, features wine samples, ohio food vendors, craft exhibits and demonstrations, and food samples from area restaurants.
    • Cleveland Fourth of July Activities Created: Tuesday, May 30, 2006 Updated: Monday, July 07, 2014
      Get out and celebrate the Fourth of July in and around Cleveland at one -- or more -- of these family-friendly fireworks, music, and festival events.
    • Thistledown Race Track Created: Friday, April 20, 2007 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
      Thistledown Race Track, just east of Cleveland Ohio, offers live thoroughbred racing from April to mid-November, as well as simulcast racing from around the world. The one-mile oval dirt track is ...
    • Lake Farmpark Created: Friday, March 10, 2006 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
      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.
    • Sweetwater Landing in Rocky River Ohio Created: Monday, March 27, 2006 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
      Sweetwater Landing is located at the Emerald Necklace Marina in the Rocky River Reservation of the Metroparks system, just off of Detroit Road between Lakewood and Rocky River. The facility includes a seasonal grill with a patio overlooking the river as well as the Waterside Room, a party room, capable of handling up to 100 guests.
    • Solon School District 2014-2015 Calendar Created: Monday, June 30, 2014 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      Are you wondering when the Solon City School District is scheduling its breaks? We have the current calendar.
    • How to Get Tickets for the Gay Games 2014 in Cleveland Created: Monday, June 30, 2014 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      Are you interested in getting tickets to the Gay Games in Cleveland August 9-16. The good news is that most events are free. However, for the opening and closing ceremonies and a couple of the sports, you'll need to purchase tickets in advance.
    • Where to Stay in Cleveland for the Gay Games 2014 Created: Monday, June 30, 2014 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      Are you attending the Gay Games in Cleveland August 9-16, 2014? If so, we have what you need to know about finding a place to stay.
    • Free Things to Do in Dayton Ohio Created: Tuesday, November 30, 2010 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      Enjoying Dayton Ohio doesn't have to cost a fortune. This friendly southwestern Ohio city offers a wealth of parks, museums, historic neighborhoods, and other attractions that are free to the public.
    • Dayton Kids Activities Created: Tuesday, September 04, 2012 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      Are you looking for something to do with the kids or grandkids in Dayton? The Birthplace of Aviation offers a host of attractions, activities and parks--something to interest all age groups.
    • Where to Camp in and around the Lake Erie Islands Created: Monday, June 30, 2014 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      Are you looking for somewhere to camp while you visit the Lake Erie islands? There are several options, including three state parks.
    • What to See and Do at Geneva-on-the-Lake Created: Wednesday, February 22, 2012 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      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, ...
    • Erie PA Fourth of July Activities Created: Sunday, May 12, 2013 Updated: Sunday, June 29, 2014
      Get out and celebrate the Fourth of July in and around Erie PA at one -- or more -- of these family-friendly fireworks, music, and festival events. (updated for 2014.)
    • Toledo Zoo Created: Monday, January 07, 2008 Updated: Friday, June 27, 2014
      The Toledo Zoo, with more than 5,300 animals representing over 760 species, is consistently considered one of the top zoological institutions in the country. Encompassing the area between the Anthony Wayne Trail and Broadway, The Toledo Zoo is located just four miles from downtown Toledo.
    • Cleveland May Events Created: Friday, February 24, 2006 Updated: Friday, June 27, 2014
      Learn all about the fun and exciting things going on in Cleveland during the month of May. (updated for 2014)
    • Cincinnati Fourth of July Activities Created: Wednesday, June 13, 2012 Updated: Friday, June 27, 2014
      Get out and celebrate the Fourth of July in and around Cincinnati at one -- or more -- of these family-friendly fireworks, music, and festival events. Updated for 2013" ite#if expr="$zTP='t3'" --> ...
    • Lake Erie Fishing Charters Created: Friday, February 22, 2008 Updated: Friday, June 27, 2014
      Lake Erie is known for its sportsfishing from Toledo to Buffalo, New York. The Lake is particularly abundant in walleye and yellow perch, but a variety of other fish, such as largemouth bass, north...
    • Carousel Dinner Theater Created: Monday, May 07, 2007 Updated: Friday, June 27, 2014
      The Carousel Dinner Theatre, in Akron Ohio, is the largest professional dinner theatre in America. The 51,000-square foot theater is accommodate over 1000 guests. Once you walk in from the free ou...
    • Gaming at Horseshoe Casino Cleveland Created: Wednesday, May 30, 2012 Updated: Friday, June 27, 2014
      Looking for more information on what games are available at Cleveland's new Horseshoe Casino? We tell you what you need to know.
    • Stan Hywet Hall Created: Tuesday, March 28, 2006 Updated: Thursday, June 26, 2014
      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.
    • Parma City School Distrct 2013-2014 Calendar Created: Monday, August 19, 2013 Updated: Thursday, June 26, 2014
      Are you wondering when the Parma City School District is scheduling their breaks? We have the current calendar.
    • About Pairings-Geneva Ohio's New Wine and Culinary Center Created: Saturday, May 31, 2014 Updated: Thursday, June 26, 2014
      Pairings, located in Geneva Ohio in the heart of northeast Ohio's wine country, opens in June and features wine tastings, a restaurant, wine and food classes and more.
    • Restaurants near Progressive Field Created: Monday, January 31, 2011 Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014
      If your headed to Cleveland's Progressive Field for opening day or any other Cleveland Indians game, you're sure get hungry either before or after the game. Below are a few of the best restaurants ...
    • Cleveland Area TV Stations Created: Sunday, March 05, 2006 Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014
      Cleveland has a variety of television stations, both network, local, and public. Find out more about the television news, weather, anchors, and more." itemprop="descriptio3'" --> itemprop="descrip...
    • Avon Heritage Duct Tape Festival Created: Wednesday, May 29, 2013 Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014
      The Avon Heritage Duct Tape Festival, held in Avon Ohio each June, is a weekend of fun, music, crafts, food and more. Even better: it's free.

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