Lake-Geauga Habitat for Humanity Announces the Launch of Nickels for Nails in Celebration of World Habitat Day on October 2nd

World Habitat Day is the one day set aside annually to recognize the basic right of all humanity to adequate shelter, and to encourage grassroots action to advocate for universal decent housing. Nickels for Nails is a youth-led fundraising initiative that will mobilize youth to raise funds to build homes for sponsor families in Lake and Geauga Counties. The mission … Read more

Carhop’s Mobile Diner Will Serve Up Burgers and Famous Sauce at the Village Peddler Festival

One local vendor will be in two totally different locations during the two-day Village Peddler Festival. Gina Giallombardo and Annette Restifo, the two Willowick women behind Carhop’s Burger Sauce will be selling their famous jars of sauce in their usual spot located in the Local Culinary Marketplace tent at the festival and will also be serving it up … Read more

Keep It Fresh, Keep It Local – Join Geauga Family Farms CSA

With spring in the air, Geauga Family Farms (GFF) is gearing up for another season of its vegetable subscription program. GFF is a co-op of five farmers who grow certified-organic produce for members of its Community-Supported Agriculture (CSA) program in which members receive a box of fresh, locally grown, certified-organic vegetables each week during the … Read more

Big Fun Toystore Hosts Book Signing by Barry Henkin

On November 9th from 7:00 pm to 8:00 p.m., local author Barry Henkin will be signing copies of his book, “Why Am I So Special,” at Cleveland Heights iconic Big Fun Toystore, 1814 Coventry Road. Barry Henkin has been faced with developmental challenges since birth. He published his autobiography in 2014, in the hope of … Read more

Unique to this Year’s Village Peddler Festival: Mobile Diner Will Serve Up Burgers and Famous Sauce!

Unique to this year’s festival, one local vendor will be in two totally different locations during the two-day Village Peddler Festival. Gina Giallombardo and Annette Restifo, the two Willowick women behind Carhop’s Burger Sauce will be selling their famous jars of sauce in their usual spot located in the Local Culinary Marketplace tent at the … Read more