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Budget Blinds can automate your window coverings, and your home, gorgeously

In a 1972 film that foreshadowed MTV, John Lennon sings his iconic Imagine at a piano, as Yoko Ono proceeds across the spacious room behind him, manually opening a sequence of shutters to brighten the room with sunlight. What Yoko couldn’t have imagined at the time was that a few decades later, all of her work would be more easily...

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Here’s how members from senior-focused businesses across the area are stepping up to entertain senior citizens

Each week since the pandemic hit, members of the Cleveland East Senior Network group have laced up their dancing shoes, grabbed their signs, fired up the boom box and got in sync for the “Covid Shuffle.” They’ve taken their Dance Party Parade on the road to entertain at senior care facilities all over the east side of Cleveland. “Our...

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The team at Symphony at Mentor is dedicated to senior care done right

As the new executive director at Symphony at Mentor, Terry Hornikel considers herself lucky to be at the helm of the only dedicated dementia and memory care community in Lake County. Terry began her new position in mid-June, continuing her more than 35-year career in the assisted living/memory care industry. “I’ve always had a passion for...

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Bringing joy to The Village of St. Edward amidst Covid-19

The residents at The Village of St. Edward in Wadsworth don’t quite know what they’ll find when they open their doors on any given Friday…a fearsome dinosaur, a clown doing handstands, maybe even a growling gorilla or giant popcorn box. “We have creative people on our team and our residents are getting a kick out of the costumes...

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New weekly newspaper in Medina

Beginning in July, Medina and surrounding communities will get a new weekly newspaper. The Millersburg-based AloNovus Corp. will publish the new Medina Weekly News, which will be mailed each Thursday to every single-family home in the 44256 zip code west of I-271. Homes east of I-271 will receive a different zoned edition later this summer. The...

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