The Ohio City Singers performing at House of Blues Cleveland on Dec. 16

The holidays have the power to bring people together. And to bring bands together. What has evolved into The Ohio City Singers, sort of an all-star collection of local rockers that has become a musical staple of Northeast Ohio Decembers, originally was thrown together for a Christmas party in or around 2003. “It was a gift for my parents,” says Chris Allen, who also plays … Continue reading The Ohio City Singers performing at House of Blues Cleveland on Dec. 16

Shelby’s Sugar Shop now open at Great Lakes Mall

Great Lakes Mall shoppers with a sweet tooth have a new option for getting their sugar fix. Shelby’s Sugar Shop is now open at the Mentor mall. “Shelby’s offers a wide variety of sweets, from classic and nostalgic candies to craft sweets and chocolates,” according to an email from Great Lakes Mall. Shoppers can buy candy by the piece or by the pound, according to … Continue reading Shelby’s Sugar Shop now open at Great Lakes Mall

Machine Gun Kelly comes home with XXMAS Show

What: Machine Gun Kelly XXMAS Show. Cleveland native Machine Gun Kelly returns home to perform at the Wolstein Center. Where it’s located: Wolstein Center at Cleveland State University, 2000 Prospect Ave. E., Cleveland When: 7 p.m. Dec. 22 Why you should go: Do you love supporting everything Cleveland including artists? Do you enjoy hip hop music? Then Machine Gun Kelly aka MGK is right up your alley. He lives … Continue reading Machine Gun Kelly comes home with XXMAS Show

Black Box Fix opening at Legacy Village

Legacy Village shoppers are getting a new dining option. The gourmet sandwich restaurant Black Box Fix is opening at noon Dec. 13 at the Lyndhurst lifestyle center on Main Street between California Pizza Kitchen and Cookies By Design. Black Box Fix is a concept developed by local celebrity Chef Eric Rogers, according to a news release. The menu features unique made-to-order sandwiches with creative twists … Continue reading Black Box Fix opening at Legacy Village

Healthful lunches to ‘bowl’ you over

Strapped for time? By stocking the pantry well and setting aside some weekend prep time, you can create a whole week of great lunches in just an hour. One bowl wonders are perfect for toting to work or school or enjoying at home. Simply choose a grain, a hearty root vegetable, some good-for-you greens, a simple sauce and flavorful toppings, like olives. This Sweet Potato … Continue reading Healthful lunches to ‘bowl’ you over