Christmas in July fundraiser at Great Harvest Bread to benefit A Special Wish

Mentor Great Harvest Bread Co. is raising funds for 10 local children battling life threatening illnesses to mark Christmas in July.   From July 23-28, customers are encouraged to add $2 to their purchase, which will go directly to The Anytime Fitness 24 in 24 benefiting A Special Wish – Cleveland, according to a news release. As a thank you, Great Harvest will offer customers a … Continue reading Christmas in July fundraiser at Great Harvest Bread to benefit A Special Wish

Mentor On Tap & Uncorked is a great way to taste Ohio-made beer and wine

What: Mentor On Tap & Uncorked Where: Mentor Civic Center Park, 8600 Munson Road, Mentor When: 5 to 11 p.m. June 23. Doors open at 4 p.m.  Why you should go: Ohio beer. Ohio wine. Live local music. Food trucks.  I’ve mentioned before in this space how great beer festivals are, and I stand by that comment. If you’re just starting to learn about craft … Continue reading Mentor On Tap & Uncorked is a great way to taste Ohio-made beer and wine

Blaze Pizza a solid player in the fast-casual game

What: Blaze Pizza, a national chain fast-casual pizzeria, with two franchise locations in Northeast Ohio. Where it’s located: 9571 Mentor Ave., Mentor; and 5125 Dressler Road, Canton. When it’s open: 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. Sunday through Thursday; 11 a.m. to midnight Friday and Saturday. Why you should go: With a build-your-own pizza option, customizable with over 30 toppings, guests of Blaze are sure to find something they enjoy. NBA … Continue reading Blaze Pizza a solid player in the fast-casual game

Noosa Bistro shows why it’s a mainstay in the Mentor dining scene

What: Noosa Bistro, a fine dining restaurant in Mentor that has been around for more than 20 years. Where it’s located: 9500 Diamond Centre Drive, on the south side of Diamond Centre Drive, just east of Heisley Road in Mentor. When it’s open: 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Thursday; 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sunday; bar open until … Continue reading Noosa Bistro shows why it’s a mainstay in the Mentor dining scene