Subscribe to RSS

Found 5 records | Page 1 of 1

Essence of Shaker Square Art Contest

by mimivanderhaven.com on 02/23/2011 - 12:15 pm
Category: Arts & Entertainment

By Paula Atwell
2/18/11
For the first time, The Shaker Square Popcorn Shop, Lake Erie Artists Gallery, and Dewey’s Coffee Cafe have decided to cooperate to present a new art contest to promote the special qualities of Shaker Square in Cleveland, Ohio.
Shaker Square is a vibrant community with a long history, and in many ways is representative of Cleveland and other neighboring northeast Ohio communities.  The Square has changed quite a bit over the years, yet it has retained its elegant style, and uniqueness.  Shaker Square was originally built by real estate developers Mantis James and Oris Paxton Van Sweringen, as a focal point and gateway to Shaker Heights.  Shaker ...

Read More

Real Life Rescue Tales: Josie

by mimivanderhaven.com on 02/18/2011 - 12:10 pm
Category: Community

By Georjette Thomas
2/18/11

Worthwhile ventures often require a lot of work but the payoff at the end is why we invest the time, effort and energy. Being committed to the process is not only the journey but is the entire reason we get to experience the reward.
Labrador Retrievers are the most desired breed in our country— and the most euthanized. Why? Because breeders rise up to meet the demand of the public by birthing so many beautiful puppies and then pet owners tire of the demands of the breed. A large majority of these deserving pets are surrendered to shelters because they can exhibit tiring puppy behaviors for up to three years.
Labs require a patient a ...

Read More

Minkin's Music: The Band of Heathens ...

by mimivanderhaven.com on 02/11/2011 - 12:22 pm
Category: Arts & Entertainment

By Jay Minkin
2/10/11

To treat your valentine to a special evening, make plans to have a nice romantic dinner at The Grovewood Tavern & Wine Bar (17105 Grovewood Ave.) or Scotty’s Italian Eatery (882 E. 185th St.) before attending The Band of Heathens return to the Beachland Ballroom on Sunday, February 13. The group will be showcasing material from its upcoming record, Top Hat Crown & the Clampmaster’s Son, due for release on Tuesday, March 29, along with favorite selections from previous albums One Foot in the Ether and their self-titled debut.
I first saw the Heathens play during an Americana Music Association showcase and was taken by the band&rsqu ...

Read More

Shopping at the Mal(tz) Valentine's D...

by mimivanderhaven.com on 02/04/2011 - 08:50 am
Category: Arts & Entertainment

By Paula Atwell
2/4/11
If you are looking for some unique gifts for Valentine’s Day, and want to help support local charities at the same time, then a good place to look is an event hosted by the Montefiore Foundation, at Montefiore’s Maltz Auditorium, One David N. Myers Parkway in Beachwood, called Shopping at the Mal{tz}! 
Shopping at the Mal{tz} takes place on Thursday, February 10, 2011, from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm.  There will be loads of vendors to shop from including Chocolate Emporium, Lake Erie Artists Gallery, Tupperware, Partylite (decorative candles), Books Are Fun, Avon, Gourmet Apples and The Bag Lady, as well as food, and decadent chair massages to help yo ...

Read More

Visit Shaker Square in the Winter

by mimivanderhaven.com on 02/02/2011 - 11:55 am
Category: Arts & Entertainment

By Paula Atwell
2/1/11
It is tough to think about going out when there is so much snow, and frigid air, but if you are so inclined, there are lots of fun things to do in Cleveland on a Saturday during the the winter that do not involve snow.
One of the options is to visit historic Shaker Square on a Saturday.  If you arrive during the winter months on a Saturday morning between 9:00 am and noon, you can have the opportunity to visit the Shaker Square Winter Farmer’s Market which is run by North Union.  The market is housed between Dewey’s Coffee House, and CVS in two indoor spaces, and you can taste some amazing local foods, and pick up some gifts.
Afterwards, ...

Read More