Lighthouse collectors alert: New Christmas ornament introduced of Lorain lighthouse

The Jewel of the Port is a wooden three-dimensional rendition of Lorain Lighthouse that stands five inches high with a four-inch-by-four-inch base. The ornament is engraved with “Lorain, OH Harbor Lighthouse, The Jewel of the Port, Lake Erie 1917.” Each ornament costs $25 with $9.95 shipping and handling. To order an ornament, call 440-960-2301. The ornaments also are on sale at the eighth annual International … Continue reading Lighthouse collectors alert: New Christmas ornament introduced of Lorain lighthouse

Model train show chugs along Nov. 9

A North East Train Society hosts a model train show in memory of Bob Orlando 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nov. 9 at Highland Heights Community Center at 5827 Highland Road. Operating layouts include O gauge, HO scale, and N scale. New and old trains will be available to buy, sell or trade, as well as parts, repair manuals, price guides, books, model building supplies, … Continue reading Model train show chugs along Nov. 9

Wine Your Way Thru — Mapleside Farms

What: Wine Your Way Thru hosted by Mapleside Farms When: There are four dates remaining: Friday Oct. 18; 5:30 PM – 8:15 PM Saturday Oct. 19; 3:00 PM – 8:15 PM Friday Oct. 25; 5:30 PM – 8:15 PM Saturday Oct. 26; 3:00 PM – 8:15 PM Where: Mapleside Farms 294 Pearl Rd, Brunswick, Ohio 44212 What’s the deal: According to the event’s Facebook page: “Our … Continue reading Wine Your Way Thru — Mapleside Farms

Pints and Pierogies in the Park

What: Pints and Pierogies in the Park When: Fri, October 18, 2019, 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM Where: The Watershed Stewardship Center – 2277 West Ridgewood Drive Parma, OH 44134 What’s going on?: West Creek Conservancy, Young Professionals of Parma, Rudy’s Strudel and Bakery, and State Meats come together for Pints and Pierogies in the Park! Eat and drink for a good cause at West Creek Reservation’s Watershed … Continue reading Pints and Pierogies in the Park

Vermilion Woollybear Festival draws a predictive crowd

Furry friends and activities will pack Vermilion streets 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Oct. 6 in downtown Vermilion. Planners expect more than 100,000 people for the annual event which began 47 years ago in Birmingham. Woollybears race, and people dress up as woollybears. The Woollybear Parade begins at 1:30 p.m. And be there for the final woollybear race and weather prediction based on the critter’s … Continue reading Vermilion Woollybear Festival draws a predictive crowd