How to Encourage STEM in Early Education

What is STEM? Science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) are largely used to influence innovative solutions to our world’s problems. Day-to-day decisions are increasingly being driven by data, with 90% of the world’s data generated just in the last two years. The proliferation of global access to mobile technology, the internet, and other innovations indicates … Read more

Glow Features an Outdoor Celebration of Lights, Trees and Festive Holiday Experiences – November 21 to January 3

Popular holiday tradition will provide a safe and enjoyable experience for all (CLEVELAND) November 5, 2020 – Glow at the Cleveland Botanical Garden will delight the senses and transport visitors into a safe holiday wonderland outside and in, all season-long beginning on Saturday, November 21 through Sunday, January 3, 2021. “This year, the botanical garden is embracing the … Read more

Stockings for Soldiers Call for Donations thru November 23 

Willoughby Hills, OH (November 10, 2020) ­– DeJohn Funeral Homes and Crematory is coordinating its annual Stockings for Soldiers program now through Monday, November 23 to send a taste of home for the holidays to US troops overseas, their families and local veterans. The DeJohn family supplies the red and white stockings free of charge … Read more

Laketran highlights safety initiatives through Ride Easy Ohio campaign

Lake County, OH – In an effort to highlight safety initiatives as COVID-19 cases continue to escalate, Laketran is joining with the Ohio Public Transit Association (OPTA) to launch the Ride Easy Ohio campaign. The campaign highlights safety initiatives to uphold public transportation as a safe and viable option, even in the midst of the pandemic. Best … Read more

Laketran celebrates 25 years of serving Lake County veterans, offers free rides on Veterans Day

Lake County, OH – For 25 years, Laketran has operated a special Veterans Medical Transportation service, in partnership with Lake County Veterans Service Commission and Lake County Board of Commissioners.  The program guarantees Lake County veterans have access to VA appointments, healthcare and adult daycare centers by providing free door-to-door transportation to veterans and their … Read more

Dan Best shares stories with Blackbrook Audubon

Blackbrook Audubon welcomes Dan Best as he presents “Parked: A Rearview Mirror Retrospective” as a virtual program 7:00 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 17. A handful of original songs and a helping of humor await viewers as Dan, retired naturalist and raconteur, looks back on his 33 years with Geauga Park District, recalling his adventures with wildlife … Read more

Audubon visits state park in PA

Blackbrook Audubon will catch up with former field trip coordinator Jim McConnor when he leads the hike at Presque Isle State Park in Erie, PA 9:00 a.m. Sunday, Nov. 15. Presque Isle is an ideal location for fall waterfowl and any other late migrants along the shores of Lake Erie. Those planning to attend are … Read more