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Dare 2 help orphans in Cameroon, Africa

I sat down to chat with Nicole Parker and Lori Caszatt, co-founder and board member of Dare 2 Care International, to find out more about their recent trip to Cameroon, Africa. Based in Lake County, the ambitious grassroots nonprofit has already touched countless lives on both sides of the ocean since being founded nine months ago. As...

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VCS Salon & Spa is taking the business of getting gorgeous to a whole new level

One of the original salons in Medina, VCS Salon & Spa is celebrating its 40th anniversary this spring and unveiling a new look that exudes an urban-modern-rustic vibe. After the extensive renovation, the salon, which is located three blocks from the square, added more styling stations to accommodate its growing clientele and staff. With a...

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Your better body—with help from the Fitness Center at University Hospitals Avon Health Center

“I can and I will” is the mantra Joyce Shellenberger lives by. With her personal trainer Linda Lavalle by her side rep by rep, she works out 5-6 days per week at the Fitness Center at University Hospitals Avon Health Center and has never felt better. A pharmacist who is on her feet all day, Joyce has fallen arches and ankle issues that held...

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Gandalf’s Pub & Restaurant rocks its third anniversary and plays host to one of Cleveland’s favorite holidays—St. Patrick’s Day

“There is nothing better than St. Patrick’s Day in Cleveland on a Saturday,” says Sean Lackey, who, along with his wife, Michelle, owns Gandalf’s Pub & Restaurant. “We practice here all year long.” This cozy neighborhood eatery serves Irish favorites such as Vienna Corned Beef Boxtys, Shepherd’s Pie and Irish Nachos year-round, and...

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Apex Dermatology: This is Marlise

It can be said that behind every successful doctor is a terrific nurse. At Apex Dermatology, that especially holds true. Dr. Jorge Garcia-Zuazaga has surrounded himself with certified nurse practitioners who boast impressive credentials as well as the compassionate demeanor that is the hallmark of all five of his skincare offices. “All of...

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