Berlin Heights, OH

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Family pets killed in Elyria fire

An early evening fire June 29 destroyed a house and killed two family pets in Elyria, according to a news release from Elyria Fire Department Chief Joseph D. Pronesti. At 6:55 p.m., Elyria firefighters were dispatched to 209 Canary Drive for a fire, the release said. A short time later,...
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Lorain’s St. Anthony gym/social hall fire ruled arson by state fire marshal

An early morning fire that was intentionally set June 30, caused about $1 million in damages to the social hall and gym at St. Anthony of Padua Church in Lorain. The church and school, which are part of a four-building campus at 1305 E. Erie Ave., escaped damage in the blaze that the state fire marshal suspects was arson.

Look: Odell Beckham Jr. Has Sold His Ohio Mansion

Odell Beckham Jr. has officially cut all ties with the state of Ohio. Per TMZ Sports, the star wideout has found a buyer for his $3.3 million Columbia Station mansion. The 13,800-square foot property is about 20 miles outside of Cleveland and features: two stories, four bedrooms, seven baths, a movie theater, massive pool, golf simulator, game room and of course, a custom made walk-in closet that looks more like your neighborhood Foot Locker.

Little mayflies quickly live large

Mayflies are probably the most misunderstood flying bug. If you’ve ever spent any time around Lake Erie, you know what I’m talking about. Yes, they can be annoying, but they serve a purpose. Really they do! I pity these little creatures who only live one or two days after hatching. So I try to never be the cause of one’s demise.
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Pied Piper Drive In celebrates 70 years in business in Huron

One of Huron’s favorite ice cream and frozen yogurt shops is turning 70 years old this summer. Located at 502 Huron St., the Pied Piper Drive In has seen its fair share of business and fun, making it through three loving owners since its opening in 1952. Earning its...
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Oberlin Heritage Center’s summer camp is July 18-22

Time is running out to enroll in the Oberlin Heritage Center’s Ancient Cultures summer camp which takes place from July 18-22. During the Ancient Cultures Camp, participants will learn about African, Asian, European, American and Oceanic cultures through fun activities such as myths, music, dance and games, according to a news release.
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Bowl Thyme in Vermilion serves up a different kind of fast food

A small startup restaurant in Vermillion is changing the perceptions of the fast food industry. Bowl Thyme, located in front of the South Shore Plaza in Vermillion, is putting its own spin on the fast-food industry with its hearty, healthy bowls built for on the go. Joe Jesko, co-owner and...

3 ways to have more fun at the waterpark

Summer is the season to splash around and have fun in the sun, and many families will be heading to the waterpark. Kalahari resort in Sandusky has some advice for how to maximize your fun at the waterpark. Here’s what they had to say:. Plan out your food. Splashing...

Bull of the Day: Cedar Fair (FUN)

FUN - Free Report) has momentum as consumers want to go to amusement parks this summer. This Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) saw record net revenue through Memorial Day weekend as customers swarmed the parks. Cedar Fair is an amusement park and resort operator which operates 13 properties including 11...

5 ways to have fun at the water park without getting wet

1) Arcade - Right before you enter the indoor waterpark you will walk through a giant arcade. It has all kinds of classic games as well as fun new ones. Plus there are some cool virtual reality games you can try your hand at. 2) Mini-golf - Practice your putting...

Mad Hatter’s Tea Party is Saturday at TAG

Come celebrate an afternoon in Wonderland with a Mad Hatter’s Tea Party!. Elementary school-aged children and a guardian are invited to join in on a Mad Hatter’s Tea Party at The Arts Garage on Saturday, June 25 from 1-3 p.m. Attendees will enjoy tea and crumpets and help create a tea cup planter fit for the Mad Hatter himself.