Published: Wed, 07 Dec 2016 11:12:36 +0000
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZThe December holiday season is a special time in and around Cleveland. If you've lived here a month or your entire life, we have activities you'll enjoy.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZOhio's liquor laws can sometimes be confusing, especially if you're new in town. We have the basics you need to know.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZFrom downtown Cleveland's Public Square to Nela Park to Shaker Square, Northeast Ohio offers a wide range of festive holiday light displays. Discover a new one this year.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZNela Park, located along Noble Road in East Cleveland seven miles east of downtown Cleveland, was the world's first industrial park. The facility is known for its gracious Georgian-style architecture and its spectacular holiday lighting display.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZNortheast Ohio boasts dozens of festive New Year's Eve events, from the family-friendly First Night in Akron to Cleveland Pops Orchestra concert, from restaurant parties to dinner cruises. (updated for 2013/2014.)
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZSauerkraut 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.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZSanta is spending a lot of his busy pre-Christmas schedule making appearances in Northeast Ohio. Find out where to see Santa near you.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZFrom 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.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZIf 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.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZChristmas in Akron is full of lights, snow, and special events. Read about the best of these. (Updated for 2015.)
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZIf 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.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZCleveland and the surrounding area have a variety of interesting shopping venues, from the architecturally interesting Avenue at Tower City to the new multi-use shopping cities.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZLake 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.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZThomas Alva Edison, inventor of the incandescent light bulb, the first photograph, and over 1000 other inventions, was born right here in Northeast Ohio, in Milan, in north central part of the state. Although his family moved away from Ohio when he was seven years old, his influence can still be felt in the region.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZCleveland offers dozens of romantic things to do, from watching the sunset over Lake Erie to antiquing to creating a picnic at the West Side Market.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZOhio has some of the least restrictive gun laws in the United States. Here's what you need to know to buy, own and carry guns legally in the Buckeye State.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZEnjoying the winter holiday season in NE Ohio doesn't have to be expensive. There are plenty of free Cleveland holiday activities and events.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZThere are many ways to ring in the new year in Akron, Ohio. Below are a variety of options to from which to choose. Also, many favorite restaurants and bars have specials or events on New Year's Eve.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZThe 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?
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZStan Hywet Hall in Akron, Ohio is a National Historic Landmark. The 65-room Tudor-style mansion is open to the public. Learn more about visiting.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZThe Harry London Chocolate Factory has been creating the finest of candies and chocolates in Akron for the past 84 years. Learn more about this regional favorite.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZE.J. Thomas Hall offers ample opportunities to get cozy with your loved one while enjoying a show. Choose
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZNothing is as romantic as a winter sleigh ride through Northeast Ohio snow-covered fields. A number of farms and attractions offer such rides. Find out more about this holiday favorite.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZThanksgiving in Cleveland Ohio, the fourth Thursday in November, is a time for family, feasting, fun, and football. Find out what restaurants are open, how to make your turkey, and other Thanksgiving events in town.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZEnjoying 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.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZCleveland native and Food Network Iron Chef has three restaurants in the great Cleveland area as well as one in Detroit.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZPlayhouse Square is Cleveland's theater district. Home to the opulent, restored State, Ohio, Palace, and Allen Theaters, Playhouse Square is second only to Broadway.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZLooking for a place to dine out on Christmas Day in Cleveland. We have a list of more than a dozen choices all over town.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZClevelanders love their chocolate. Fortunately, there are nearly a dozen, quality chocolate shops in and around town. Take a look at our picks.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZAre you looking for something to do with day for Father's Day in northeast Ohio? Check out this list of fun activities. (updated for 2016)
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZGrowing 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.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZNortheast Ohio has a wealth of tree farms, ideal for choosing that perfect blue spruce or Fraser fir. Learn more about where to buy your Christmas tree.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZTremont is one of Cleveland's most unique and popular neighborhoods. Located just south of downtown, the compact area is loaded with eateries.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZSanta is spending a lot of his busy pre-Christmas schedule making appearances in Dayton Ohio. Find out where to see Santa near you.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZAre you looking for somewhere to eat before or after the theater? Cleveland's Playhouse Square is experiencing a restaurant renaissance.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZCleveland 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.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZThe Greater Cleveland Aquarium, located on the west bank of the Flats, features marine life from local Lake Erie and around the globe.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZWhether you enjoy dance, theater, music, or sports, there's always something going on in Cleveland. Find all of the fun and exciting events happening during the month of December.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZCleveland and Northeast Ohio abounds in holiday craft fairs and special shopping days. Read about the best of these Christmas shopping opportunities.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZCuyahoga 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.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZLake 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.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZThe Cleveland Museum of Natural History is a treasure trove of over four million specimens. Find out more about this north coast gem.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZCleveland's Rockefeller Park Greenhouse, located just off of Martin Luther King Blvd. near University Circle, is a wonderful collection of exotic and native plants.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZEnjoying 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.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZRockin' Robin's Amazone Family Entertainment Center, located in Medina Ohio, is loaded with fun recreation options for the whole family.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZThe 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.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZThe 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.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZCleveland's Tremont neighborhood is centered around Lincoln Park, a large green area lined with historic churches, trendy restaurants, and restored Victorian homes.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZMalley's Chocolates, established in 1935, is a Northeast Ohio favorite. Their luscious chocolate delicacies, such as hand-dipped strawberries and chocolate-covered pretzels, are a must for Valentine's Day.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZMusic fills the air all over northeast Ohio during the holiday season. Learn about this season's holiday concert schedules.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZWhether you’re looking for a late night on the town or a way to celebrate the new year with your family, Toledo Ohio and the surrounding area have a number of events to consider.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZFranklin Park Mall, on Toledo's west side, is part of the Westfield Corporation. The sprawling shopping mall is anchored by Macy's, Dillard's, J C Penney's, and Dick's Sporting Goods.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZEnjoying Toledo Ohio doesn't have to be expensive. The Glass Capital of the United States offers a wealth of parks, museums, historic neighborhoods, and other attractions that are free to the public.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZCleveland 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.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZLooking for a place to dine out on Christmas Eve in Cleveland. We have a list of more than a dozen choices all over town.
2016-12-07T11:12:36Zcleveland has a wealth of sites that are purported to be haunted. Learn more about some of them here.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZOhio 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.
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2016-12-07T11:12:36ZAre you looking for somewhere to eat near the Cleveland Convention Center? There are scores of restaurants within walking distance.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZCleveland 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
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZWhether 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.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZThe 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.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZProgressive Field (formerly Jacobs Field), opened in 1994 in downtown Cleveland, is the home of the Cleveland Indian's baseball team. The sleek is a baseball lover's paradise.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZRoscoe Village is a living history district, located in the East Central Ohio town of Coshocton. The town, about a two hour drive from downtown Cleveland, has been restored to resemble how it looked in the mid-19th century, when the area was a thriving business center along the Ohio-Erie Canal.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZNortheast 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.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZUniversity Circle is Cleveland, Ohio's cultural center and home to the Cleveland Orchestra, the Cleveland Museum of Art, and several other venerable institutions.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZThe Cleveland Museum of Contemporary Art, located behind the Cleveland Playhouse on Carnegie Avenue, hosts eleven temporary exhibitions each year, featuring emerging international artists as well as notable artists, in all genres, from Northeast Ohio.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZMemphis Kiddie 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.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZThe Children's Museum of Cleveland is an interesting and interactive place for kids and adults to learn and have fun together. Learn more about this fascinating and unique museum.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZCleveland and Northeast Ohio abounds in holiday craft fairs and special shopping days. Read about the best of these Christmas shopping opportunities. Page 2.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZThe Western Reserve Historical Society, located in Cleveland's University Circle neighborhood, is actually two museums with an array of interesting exhibits about Cleveland from the 18th century to the present.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZFor a city of a little more than 300,000 residents, Toledo Ohio has a variety of famous residents, past and presents--from movie stars, like Katie Holmes, to sports personalities to writers. Learn more about famous Toledoans here.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZVintage 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.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZToledo 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.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZThe 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.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZThe Cleveland Botanical Garden hosts an annual Gingerbread House Competition as part of their annual
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZAre you looking for somewhat to eat in downtown Cleveland? We have a list of the best choices, from steakhouses to casual eateries.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZFirst 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.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZCleveland 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.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZCleveland's Little Italy neighborhood, located on Mayfield Road, just south of Euclid Ave., grew up in
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZFirst Night Akron, a New Year's tradition since 1996, is a family-friendly, alcohol-free New Year's Eve celebration with music, art, dance and fireworks.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZGust 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.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZToledo, in Northwest Ohio, is filled with fun and festive things to do during the winter holiday season. Below are just a few of our favorites:
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZDo you have friends from out of town to whom you'd like to send a little bit of Cleveland? Here's how to put together a simple Cleveland gift basket.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZLearn Ohio's state flower, state bird, largest county, number of counties, lowest point, and lots more Ohio facts.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZDebonne Vineyards, Ohio's largest estate-bottled winery, crafts an array of delicious wines, from crisp Pinot Gris to the popular, off-dry icewine.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZShaker Square, located in Cleveland at the edge of Shaker Heights, is a diverse and historic neighborhood, begun by the Van Sweringen brothers in 1922. The centerpiece of this vital area is Shaker Square, an octagonal shopping district, filled with restaurants, stores, and services. As interesting today as it was in the 1920s and 1930s, Shaker Square continues to attract residents, shoppers, and artists.
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2016-12-07T11:12:36ZCleveland 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.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZFinding 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.
2016-12-07T11:12:36Zwhat to do in cleveland ohio during the month of December. Page 2.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZNortheast 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
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZSeverance Hall is the neo-classical home of the Cleveland Orchestra. Learn more about this iconic building.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZWe may not have romantic ballads like "I left my heart in San Francisco" or iconic anthems like "New
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZNortheast 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.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZCleveland Ohio, on the shores of Lake Erie, is filled with a wealth of cultural attractions, fine dining and ethnic restaurants, vibrant nightlife, and exciting sports teams. It's a fun -- and affordable town to visit.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZCleveland and the surrounding suburbs have been home to a diverse list of famous people, from Presidents to comedians, from actors to athletes. Learn more about those that were born or lived in Cleveland.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZThe Libbey Glass Outlet store, in Toledo, Ohio, is not only a great destination for shoppers on the lookout for a deal, but for anyone interested in the city's glass history and having a fun downtown experience.
2016-12-07T11:12:36ZTrader 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.
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