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Polish and proud: DJ Kishka revives Cleveland's ethnic polka roots for a new generation
Armed with his grandpa's old polka records, a dusty wig, an old accordion and a goofy name, Justin Gorski just may be the hardest-working man in Cleveland show business.
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Wed Apr 16, 2014
Political wives work to win votes for Ohio hubbies
Karen Kasich, wife of Ohio Gov. John Kasich, has played a traditional steady, low-key role in her husbands political career.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Re: 1965 BSA Lightning
Jesse Bassett is the owner of The GasBox , a vintage motorcycle shop in Lakewood, Ohio.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Greater Cleveland residents sound off about computer-phone glitches at Regional Income Tax Agency
Here are more comments from residents of Greater Cleveland -- and beyond -- regarding website and phone snafus at the Regional Income Tax Agency .
Easter egg show grows to 2,000 eggs The Easter Egg Show has grown...
"We were surprised how they can be made, from the tiniest to the ostrich egg," said Charlene Cihy of North Olmsted.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Lakewood grad earns doctorate at OU
Denver Fowler, a 1997 graduate of Lakewood High School, earned his doctorate degree in educational administration from Ohio University; he will graduate May 2. During his tenure in the doctorate program, Fowler received recognition for obtaining a grant from the National Education Association to attend Harvard University's School Leadership ... (more)
Missing 86-year-old Cleveland man found: Bay Village Police Blotter
Missing adult, Columbia Road: Police stopped a vehicle on March 30 at 3:41 a.m. near the railroad tracks.
Rocky River High School students dominate speech awards: West Shore Morning Links
The Beck Center for the Arts in Lakewood hosted this week's Celebration of Student Achievement, where Rocky River High School students captured three of the four top awards in the speech contest.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
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Robert C. Horrocks Jr. in the Republican primary for the 9th...
Richard May denies a Toledo Blade story that he's running in the Republican primary for the 9th Congressional District seat now held by Democrat Marcy Kaptur primarily because his GOP opponent, Robert C. Horrocks Jr. is openly gay.
North Ridgeville City Schools narrow search for construction manager of new school to five
The school district has received five applications for the job of construction manager that will choose the firm to demolish two school buildings and replace them with a new one on the high school grounds.
Lakewood is one of only a few suburban communities with a full-time law director
Lakewood is among the few suburbs in Northeast Ohio with a full-time law director, one of the most powerful positions in suburban government.
Girl's Best Trend has cool accessories and home goods by local artists: Unique Boutique
Girl's Best Trend in Lakewood is a cute boutique brimming with unique arts and accessories made by local artists.
Grace Lutheran Church cross shines again in time for Easter: Lakewood Postings
The cross has been the symbol most commonly associated with the Christian church for more than 2,000 years.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Francine Goldberg in Democratic primary for Cuyahoga County Domestic Relations Court: endorsement editorial
Francine Goldberg is smart, tough and energetic, attributes that helped her succeed for more than two decades as an assistant prosecutor in Cuyahoga County.
Woman arrested after police said she flashed fast food workers: Lakewood police blotter
Indecent exposure, Madison Avenue: At 10:39 p.m. April 4, police received a report of a woman flashing employees of a Lakewood Burger King through an outside window.
Bill Hixson of Hixson's florist shop in Lakewood reflects on his long career
Over the course of his 67-year career, Bill Hixson has seen the disappearance of the neighborhood florist and the rise of flip-flops at funerals.
Lakewood school students avoid making up excess snow day by completing at-home assignments
Students in the Lakewood city school district will avoid making up one calamity or snow day because the district has opted to use a "blizzard bag" option for making up the missed work.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
POWs honored at Tri-C luncheon
A full plate of chicken, broccoli and rice -- a veritable feast by POW standards -- was set before Maynard "Doc" Unger at the 15th annual luncheon commemorating prisoners of war Wednesday on the western campus of Cuyahoga Community College.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
The Beck Center for the Arts presents Tchaikovsky's Sleeping Beauty
The Beck Center for the Arts Dance Workshop and Dance Education program will be presenting a condensed encore presentation of Tchaikovsky's classic ballet "Sleeping Beauty.