Spa Week Deals at Destiny Derma Spa and Salon in Westlake, OH

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This week I got to take some me time! As a busy mom I don’t often get to take time for myself.  I know that I need to make more time for me so I did. Thanks to Spa Week, making time for yourself can be more affordable then you imagined. I received treatment to […]

Rolling Acres – Quiet Photos

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The echo of your footsteps on the ceramic tile of the lower level. The bang of the aluminum railing from the food court near the pet store. The Crunch of Fallen Leaves from trees long since watered. The photos below of Rolling Acres Mall are for me a reminder of growing up.  Seeing the eerie […]

A New Blimp in Akron without a Name

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There’s a new Goodyear blimp in town. Our beloved city is one of few in the country that can see a blimp on the horizon at least once a week during the summer. It even flies over my house during certain Indian’s baseball games. My family enjoys feeling the pulse of its propellers, similar but […]

Best Kids Dentist in Akron / Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio – Dr. Adam Pollock Pediatric Dentistry

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Are you looking for a pediatric dentist in the greater Akron, Ohio area? Are you looking for a pediatric dentistry that is friendly, caring, and puts your child at ease? Look no further than Dr. Adam Pollock Akron Pediatric Dentistry, conveniently located in Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio. I received services to facilitate this post. Dr. Adam […]

2013 Holiday Assistance for Akron, Ohio Area for Thanksgiving and Christmas

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Below is a list of places in Summit County that offer 2013 Holiday Assistance for Thanksgiving and Christmas in the form of food baskets, toys, coats, and more. Check your local church as well. If you have an organization that offers assistance, please comment below to add. Also see Akron Community Resources post for a […]

Share your Vision for Your Downtown Streets with your City Mayor

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Do you think that the downtown streets in your town could use some work?  Do you have an idea?  Sometimes the hardest part is being able to explain yourself to others – especially when megabucks are on the line. I found this cute little city street planning tool this morning that I found super easy […]

Families Love Living in Cuyahoga Falls for Quality Parks and More

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A quality park system is the cornerstone of any community and Cuyahoga Falls’ is no exception.  Our community of over 50,000 residents enjoys some of the most diverse and unparalleled facilities and neighborhood parks in Northeast Ohio. Today, our impressive facilities such as the Cuyahoga Falls Natatorium, Brookledge Golf Club, Downview Sports Center, Water Works […]

Tallmadge, Ohio Offers Families American Heritage with Midwestern Hospitality

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Families move to Tallmadge for many reasons, not the least of which are its excellent schools, community safety, historical traditions, and responsible government. Our city is proud of its heritage and many attributes. Our Little League teams are known throughout the country and we’ve achieved championships at the high school level in all sports. Tallmadge is […]

Scenic Beauty & Great Neighborhoods Abound in Munroe Falls, Ohio

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Munroe Falls, nestled along the Cuyahoga River offers scenic beauty, great neighborhoods, and excellent schools in one of the safest communities in the area. This bedroom community is also home to fine businesses. Reasons for Families to Live in Munroe Falls Great neighborhoods – Munroe Falls offers affordable, upscale housing  that promote that promote family […]

Bath Township is a Charming Place to Call Home in Summit County

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Bath Township is a picturesque bedroom community nestled in Summit County. The close proximity to Akron and Cleveland is balanced with the local charm; Bath is the perfect community to call home. Bath Township was created in 1818, as part of the Western Reserve Territory. Led by four elected officials, three trustees and a fiscal […]

The Village of Clinton – Small Town Life Right in Summit County

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By Steve Finical, Councilman for the Village of Clinton I’ve lived in southern Summit County my whole life.  After being born in an Akron hospital I lived the first three years of my life in Coventry Township.  We moved to New Franklin (then “Manchester”) where I lived for all of my “formative years.” After college […]

New 2013 Ohio School Report Cards – Summit County

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It took all day for the Ohio School Report Card List to become available from the Ohio.gov website, but we finally grabbed them! You can get full district report cards here: Ohio.gov site . Below is the raw data we gleaned for districts in Summit County.  (Not sure of your district?  See our Summit County […]

What To Do If You See a Black Bear and Bear Proofing

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Several Black Bears have been spotted in the Akron, Ohio area this month, check out this map of black bears spotted in NE Ohio. It is exciting and scarey all at once, especially if you have children and enjoy spending time outdoors. Since Ohioans encounter only 100-200 yearly, we aren’t the most knowledgeable on what […]

Map of Black Bears in NE Ohio

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Black Bears have been spotting all around NE Ohio this Summer. Black Bears in NE Ohio Bears are becoming more commonly sighted in the Akron, Ohio area including Uniontown, Bath, Cuyahoga Falls, and Stow, Ohio this month and last Summer in Hudson, Ohio and Streetsboro, Ohio.   Check out the map of Black Bears in […]

National Camping Week is June 24-26; Tips and Trends for Camping and RVing with Travel Expert Kim Orlando (Video)

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National Camping Week is June 24-29. Get in on the camping and RVing action this summer with these trends and tips from travel expert and mom of three, Kim Orlando, founder and editor of travelingmom.com. Go Camping This Summer According to Kim, 20 million people will go camping this year in 16,000 campgrounds nationwide. But […]