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Canceled appointments, out-of-state referrals: 6-week ban uproots Ohio abortion access

A 15-year-old girl laid flat on an examination table at the Northeast Ohio Women’s Center, staring at a swirling blue pond with lotus flowers and koi fish on the ceiling above her head. She's about 14 weeks pregnant and visited the Cuyahoga Falls clinic on Friday as access to abortion fell away in much of the country. The teen is too far along to have a medication abortion, so she scheduled a surgical procedure for next week.  ...
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Black bear spotted in Hudson Springs Park: How to 'bear-proof' your yard

Bear Watch 2022 has officially began in Northeast Ohio with a recent sighting of a black bear in Hudson. "It's that time of year! The annual bear migration through Hudson has begun, w/ a confirmed black bear sighting at Hudson Springs Park," read a tweet from the city of Hudson. "It is common for young black bears to travel great distances in search of new habitat, & they travel through Hudson."

'We do get to be a family' — Area pools share how they are keeping staff for season

As May becomes June and temperatures hit the 80s and 90s, community pools are a popular stop for many who want to cool down and a fun place to go. Despite delayed openings for some locations — like the Loudonville Swimming Pool — the summer season is now in full swing, and some pool managers say they are busier than ever. Busy days lead to a need for more lifeguards and local managers shared how they recruit and keep workers at their pools.

Eating champion’s life has been a moveable feast

It was the greatest upset in northeast Ohio history. Not The Drive, The Fumble or The Shot. Not Dennis Kucinich becoming the city’s youngest mayor. Almost fifty years ago, 16-year-old Dave “King Coondog” O’Karma took down one of the area’s most beloved champions, “Mushmouth” Mariano Pacetti, in Hoolihan and Big Chuck’s Pizza Fight of the Century.

Sneaker show connects businesses, sneakerheads

CLEVELAND — For some folks, footwear is more than fashion or function, it’s a business. The Snkrville convention in northeast Ohio helped small businesses step into the spotlight and share their soles with collectors. Melena Thomas is a self-proclaimed sneaker head. “All my life since I was a...

Looking for a Deli in the Cleveland Area? You Should Check Out This Place in Lakewood, Ohio

After a few hours of struggling to write at the Lakewood Public Library, I was hungry. Since I was in the area, I decided to get a late lunch at Jana's Mediterranean Deli and Grill, which was a short walk away from the library. The restaurant had a sign outside advertising one of their current specials. For 10 dollars, you can get a wrap, fries, 4 ounces of hummus, and a can of pop. That sounded like a good deal to me, so I ordered the special with a chicken shawarma wrap.
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Jones Bones BBQ and Grub opens dine-in restaurant in Elyria

A new restaurant called Jones Bones BBQ had a great turnout for its opening day June 16 in downtown Elyria. Jones Bones BBQ and Grub is owned and operated by Krista and Bryan Jones, who founded their business in 2013. The restaurant, located at 301 Broad St., is the result...

5 Steakhouses in the Cleveland Area

If the answer is yes and you reside in Greater Cleveland, you should check out these steakhouses. If you want a steakhouse with a more casual atmosphere, Harry's is a great choice. You can't go wrong with their 14-ounce strip steak, which is their most popular option. The T-bone steak and ribeye are also tasty. If you don't eat red meat, the rotisserie chicken is delicious. As for sides, customers love the scalloped & au gratin potatoes and the restaurant's signature dinner rolls with cinnamon butter.

Two fun outdoor activities to enjoy by Akron

Two hikers on trailPhoto by David Marcu (Unsplash) As we're into June now and the weather is warm, it's time to do something fun! Who says you have to spend a penny to have some fun near Akron? The truth is, you can have a blast outside for absolutely nothing.