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The history of making wine

Early history of African Americans first mentioned vineyard workers for Thomas Jefferson who had hoped to produce wines similar to the French style that he loved. “There is little additional history of African Americans in the growing of grapes or the winemaking process until 1997, when New Orleans native Iris Rideau started her vineyard in...

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All-you-can-eat Lenten fish fry at Mr. G’s Pizzeria & Wings

If you’re giving up meat for the Lenten season, we have good news for you. Mr. G’s Pizzeria & Wings is rolling out its new Lenten menu and all of the tasty entrées are available for dine-in, delivery or curbside pickup (except for the famous All-You-Can-Eat Fish Fry which must be enjoyed on premises). Lenten SpecialsFrom now until Easter...

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The back burner

A lot of things have been placed on the back burner—and the heat is on. If hemorrhoids are something you’ve decided to let simmer, you’ve probably spent the last several months cooking up a great deal of discomfort in your derriere. Pain, burning, itching, bleeding, and an inability to get clean have likely been part of the recipe...

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Once the winter snows melt, it’s going to be a busy roofing season for Roofsmith Restoration

Spring is the ideal time to replace your roof, especially after the single-digit temperatures Northeast Ohio experienced in February. Ice dams—and other problems associated with the freeze-thaw cycle—can wreak havoc on shingles, flashing, chimneys, skylights and more, creating leaks and water damage, especially if your roof is past...

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Mimi readers are saving big by selling their homes using Exactly’s exclusive $4,800 flat-rate selling fee

Though the economy experienced a deep downturn last year, housing values kept climbing higher. “Home values continue to grow at their fastest pace in a generation and there are no signs that it will slow down this year,” says Kevin Wasie, founder of Exactly, a local real estate company. “Combine that with the slew of buyers looking for...

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