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Norwalk Reflector

The Importance of colonoscopies

A colonoscopy is an examination of your colon and rectum. Colonoscopies are performed to assist in early detection of colon cancer. During a colonoscopy, gastroenterologists and surgeons can also remove colon polyps to assist in prevention of colon cancer. Colonoscopies also assist in diagnosing various disorders in the lower gastrointestinal (GI) tract such as ulcerative colitis, Crohn’s disease, and colitis.
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Morning Journal

Lorain doctor discusses polycystic ovary syndrome

With September being polycystic ovary syndrome awareness month, it is highlighting a condition impacting one in 10 women. The condition occurs when the ovaries produce an abnormal amount of androgens, or male sex hormones, that usually are present in only small amounts. Dr. Marcietta Wilson-Coleman, an OB-GYN at Mercy Health...
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Sandusky Weather Forecast For The Week Ahead

Here’s the forecast for the next four days in Sandusky: Saturday, September 25: Very light rain during the day; while mostly clear overnight; Sunday, September 26: Sunny during the day; while partly cloudy overnight; Monday, September 27: Mostly sunny during the day; while mostly cloudy overnight; Tuesday, September 28:
Morning Journal

Balcony up, bars under construction at 822 Broadway in Lorain

The new balcony is installed, but not yet fully decorated, as restoration work continues at 822 Broadway in Lorain. Owners Andrea and Jeff Neal, and Tony Horn continue transforming the three-story brick building to become a new restaurant. Work was delayed due to the novel coronavirus pandemic, but restarted this...
Sandusky Register

Bring a grocery store downtown

As residents of Sandusky, we are witnessing daily the positive changes in the downtown business district. There isn't a month that passes when you don't see the announcement of a new eatery, apartment complex or future housing development in the area. This past week, there was the announcement of the...
Sandusky Register

Pups on the pier

On Tuesday, Sept. 14, several dogs and their owners visited Jackson Street Pier in downtown Sandusky for some obedience lessons. North Coast K-9 in Monroeville offered the class, and instructor Nick Blackford helped humans instruct their pups. During the training, many community members gathered and watched the activities. At the...
Sandusky Register

Cats available for adoption

JOEL — This big guy is about 3 years old. He is laid back, mellow and very friendly. He loves head scratches, catnip and a nice big box to curl up for his afternoon nap. He is low maintenance and gets along well with people of all ages, cats too. He is a big handsome tomcat who would love nothing more than a forever home.
Norwalk Reflector

5K Saturday in Wakeman

WAKEMAN — The Wakeman Fit Club has put together a 5K to help raise money for a shade structure that will help protect Wakeman’s outdoor fitness court. The 5K will be held at 9 a.m. Saturday and cost is $25. They will be awarding top 3 place medals to the fastest in each age category, for both male and female. They will also be awarding a $100 cash prize to the fastest male and the fastest female of the day. The Western Reserve art department will be doing face paintings for the children and you can check out the new playground that was just installed this month. There will also be door prizes handed out and your registration will be your ticket.

All Wednesday Put-in-Bay ferry trips canceled due to wind, rain

PUT-IN-BAY, Ohio — All ferry trips to Put-in-Bay and Middle Bass Island are canceled Wednesday as rain and wind continue to move through the area. The Jet Express canceled all trips Wednesday and plans to return to its normal schedule Thursday. The Kelleys Island Ferry and Miller Ferry also canceled all trips.

Fendi, Del Core lead Milan fashion's runway return

MILAN — (AP) — Italy’s fashion capital is again alive with the sound of shoppers swarming boutiques and editors filling socially distanced fashion week venues, a sign of a light at the end of the pandemic tunnel. Milan Fashion Week opened Wednesday with 42 live runway shows and 56 in-person...

Cedar Point's HalloWeekends continues through end of October

SANDUSKY — HalloWeekends, Cedar Point’s annual fall family festival, made its return to the park Friday and continues select days and nights through Halloween. Along with the rides and roller coasters of Cedar Point, more than 50 HalloWeekends attractions and activities are included with park admission, with expanded day and nighttime hours in October.

Put-in-Bay Wednesday Dinner Specials Served at Hooligans

Hooligans Irish Pub, a standout feature of The Boardwalk Family of Restaurants, presents Wednesday dinner specials on 29 September and 6 October 2021. A fall-favorite, Roasted City Chicken, will be served on the 29th, while Greek Night Gyros are featured on the 6th.
Morning Journal

Oberlin Heritage Center presents Root Beer, Yesteryear on Oct. 3

The Oberlin Heritage Center is presenting its family-friendly Root Beer & Yesteryear from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., Oct. 3, according to a news release. This free community event will take place on the Heritage Center grounds, behind the Monroe House at 73½ S. Professor St., so that everyone can enjoy a safe afternoon full of fun activities, the release said.
Sandusky Register

Rolling Bell can strengthen your skin

MARGARETTA TWP. — To maintain healthy skin, consistency is key. And it’s the main motto for Kasi Garcia’s relatively new business, The Rolling Bell Skincare. As a longtime dermatology nurse, Garcia understands the science and medical approaches to improving one’s skin. She’s rigorously tested and then carefully perfected formulas for...

Ohio horse farm retreat helps people build trust

VERMILION, Ohio — A farm in northeast Ohio is providing a unique retreat using horses to help build health, happiness and trust. “Our retreat experience is based on my life, our herd and our personal story on the farm,” said Mike Gocsik, the president of Sunnyside Farm. Four years ago,...