Daily Wire

WHS ACADEMIC CHALLENGE TEAM ADVANCES TO REGIONAL TOURNAMENT

Westlake High School’s Varsity Academic Challenge team finished undefeated (7-0) in their bracket at the Firestone High School Spring Invitational Tournament on March 23.  The team is now qualified for the Ohio Academic Competition Regional Tournament on April 20 at Olmsted Falls High School. Regional winners and runners-up will advance to the state championship on May 4 at Columbus State ... Read More »

Enrique Morones: Internationally Acclaimed Human Rights Activist to Speak at Cuyahoga Community College Western Campus

CLEVELAND — Human rights activist Enrique Morones will discuss immigration issues at noon on Thursday, March 28, at Cuyahoga Community College’s ® Western Campus. His talk is free and open to students, faculty, alumni and community members.  Morones is the founder of Border Angels, an all-volunteer group which places food, water and other provisions in the desert on the border ... Read More »

NEW ALZHEIMER’S ASSOCIATION REPORT REVEALS 1 IN 3 SENIORS DIES WITH ALZHEIMER’S OR ANOTHER DEMENTIA

2.3 Million Americans are “Long-Distance Caregivers” for people with Alzheimer’s; Costs for Long-Distance Caregivers are Almost Twice as High  CLEVELAND, OHIO –  According to the Alzheimer’s Association 2013 Alzheimer’s Disease Facts& Figures report released today, one in three seniors dies with Alzheimer’s or another dementia in the United States. The new report shows that while deaths from other major diseases, such ... Read More »

Gospel Brunch Charity Event to Benefit North Coast Health Ministry

Lakewood, Ohio – The joyous voices of two of Greater Cleveland’s gospel groups will ring from the rafters on Sunday, April 21, 2013, at a brunch at Vosh Lakewood to benefit North Coast Health Ministry, a Lakewood-based charitable health center serving the low-income uninsured. The gospel brunch event will feature the sounds of “One Voice” and “The Tralalas” in concert ... Read More »

Home Sales Continue to Rise

The Ohio Association of REALTORS reports that the number of single-family homes and condominiums put under agreement in February rose for the 22nd consecutive month compared to the results from the prior year. ”The trend lines for the Ohio housing sector are extremely positive and reflective of a marketplace that is making significant strides in its on-going recovery effort,” said ... Read More »

Tax Aide Volunteers at Westlake Village

By Mary Levtzow Making a difference in one’s community has always been a priority for all the dedicated individuals that volunteer each year with the AARP Foundation Tax-Aide Program. As one can envision, this special volunteer program started in 1968 with four volunteers at one site serving 100 taxpayers. Today, this AARP Foundation Tax-Aide Program utilizes 35,000 volunteers at 6,000 sites across America helping ... Read More »

TRI-C OFFERS FREE DENTAL CARE FOR CHILDREN SATURDAY, APRIL 6, DURING “GIVE KIDS A SMILE DAY”

CLEVELAND – Each year, “Give Kids a Smile Day” at Cuyahoga Community College (Tri-C®) provides nearly 60 local children with approximately $20,000 of free dentistry. This year’s event will be Saturday, April 6, from 9 a.m.to 2 p.m. at the Metropolitan Campus Dental Hygiene Clinic in the Health Careers and Sciences Building, 2900 Community College Ave., Cleveland.  College dental hygiene ... Read More »

Secretary of State Husted Appoints Rob Frost to The Cuyahoga County Board of Elections

COLUMBUS –Secretary of State Jon Husted has appointed Rob Frost as a member of the Cuyahoga County Board of Elections. Mr. Frost will complete the unexpired term of Debbie Sutherland. State law requires bipartisan representation on each of Ohio’s 88 county boards of elections. Each board is made up of two Republican members and two Democratic members, all of whom ... Read More »

Southwestern Conference Expands to 10 Teams

The Southwestern Conference has voted to expand to a ten-team league configuration with the addition of Lakewood High School and Midview High School as full conference members beginning with the 2015-2016 school year. Michael McCarthy, Commissioner of the Southwestern Conference, stated: “The addition of these two fine schools adds to the long-term stability of the conference. These two schools both ... Read More »

Marcy Kaptur Comes to Rocky River

United States Congresswoman Marcy Kaptur will be the featured guest at a gathering of the Rocky River Democratic Club, co-sponsored by the Westshore Democrats, at the Beachcliff Tavern, 19245 Detroit Road in Rocky River, beginning at 7pm, on Tuesday March 26th. The event is open free of charge to all Democrats and Independents.  Light snacks will be provided and drinks ... Read More »