Disturbed to celebrate ‘The Sickness’ anniversary with Staind, Bad Wolves at Blossom

Summer typically is a time for lighter colors. You’ll be wearing black Aug. 21. That’s assuming you’ll want to dress the part when you rock out at the Disturbed concert — with openers Staind and Bad Wolves — that night at Blossom Music Center in Cuyahoga Falls. That sounds like a night of thoroughly heavy rock. The show is a part of the 31-date “The … Continue reading Disturbed to celebrate ‘The Sickness’ anniversary with Staind, Bad Wolves at Blossom

Barenaked Ladies celebrating another ‘Last Summer on Earth’ with Jacobs Pavilion gig

  Did someone order another steaming plate of ’90s alt-rock nostalgia? A year after Barenaked Ladies hit the road for a successful tour with the reunited Hootie and the Blowfish, the Canadian band is headed back out with two other throwback acts, Gin Blossoms and Toad the Wet Sprocket, for the “Last Summer on Earth” tour. Geez, that seems pessimistic. Anywho, the rock hook-laden jaunt … Continue reading Barenaked Ladies celebrating another ‘Last Summer on Earth’ with Jacobs Pavilion gig

Plan ahead with friends to earn a hiking stick this year

Lorain County Metro Parks offers a hiking stick program to help people develop healthy habits of hiking with others and enjoying nature. In order to earn a hiking stick, participate from April 1 to June 30 in 10 hikes in six Lorain County Metro Parks, and ask a park naturalist to sign off on your hiking stick form for each hike. People who previously earned … Continue reading Plan ahead with friends to earn a hiking stick this year

Zac Brown Band to ‘Roar With the Lions’ at Blossom in September

It’s hard to seriously dream of the summer to come until the Zac Brown Band sets a date at Blossom Music Center. The multi-platinum, Grammy Award-winning, not-so-easy-to-label country act will make fans wait until summer’s almost over, but they will bring their “Roar With the Lions Tour” to the picturesque outdoor Cuyahoga Falls venue on Sept. 10. Says a news release from event promoter Live … Continue reading Zac Brown Band to ‘Roar With the Lions’ at Blossom in September

Science Day is for youngsters who love science and experiments

Bring the family to explore how things work in the world at Science Day noon to 4 p.m. Jan. 20 at Environmental Learning Center at 7250 Alexander Road in Concord Township. The free event with no registration required is provided by Lake Metroparks. Photo courtesy of Metro Creative Connection Continue reading Science Day is for youngsters who love science and experiments