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The year's midnight: Reflections on the Winter Solstice
Today is the Winter Solstice, the shortest day and the longest night of the year. Here are some reflections, and some hope, as we mark the day and start the climb back to more daylight.
Candlelight vigil: Remembering the homeless who died in 2023
In 2009, Ohio legislators designated December 21 as Ohio Homeless Memorial Day. For 37 years, the Northeast Ohio Coalition for the Homeless has held a candlelight vigil to remember and honor those who died while experiencing homelessness in the last year.
Remembering Cassandra Fear: Beloved confectioner fatally struck by car this weekend
Beloved confectioner Cassandra Fear, owner of Fear's Confections in Lakewood, was fatally struck by a car Saturday after she hit a parked car and exited her vehicle. FreshWater remembers her for her enthusiasm for life and her creations, and her infectious positive attitude.
#StreetsofCLE: Snapshot on East 185th Street
FreshWater managing photographer Bob Perkoski provides a peek into the everyday lives of Clevelanders going about their business in the neighborhoods and on the streets of Cleveland.
Skål! Glögg, a Swedish seasonal tradition, becomes a Cleveland tradition
For the third consecutive year, the Rustic Grill at StoneWater Golf Club, the holiday favorite Cleveland Glögg is making its return. Stop by the grill and enjoy a glass of this Swedish-inspired mulled wine or pick up a bottle to enjoy at home!
#StreetsofCLE: Snapshot on West 25th Street
FreshWater managing photographer Bob Perkoski provides a peek into the everyday lives of Clevelanders going about their business in the neighborhoods and on the streets of Cleveland.
Love shouldn’t hurt: Organizations to host webinar to stop domestic violence
Prompted by the October murder 46-year-old Amanda Williams, Delta Sigma Theta Sorority and Omega Psi Phi Fraternity tonight are hosting a free webinar to bring awareness to and promote the prevention of domestic violence.
#StreetsofCLE: Snapshot on Cedar Avenue
FreshWater managing photographer Bob Perkoski provides a peek into the everyday lives of Clevelanders going about their business in the neighborhoods and on the streets of Cleveland.
#StreetsofCLE: Snapshot in East Cleveland
FreshWater managing photographer Bob Perkoski provides a peek into the everyday lives of Clevelanders going about their business in the neighborhoods and on the streets of Cleveland.
#StreetsofCLE: Snapshot on West 25th Street
FreshWater managing photographer Bob Perkoski provides a peek into the everyday lives of Clevelanders going about their business in the neighborhoods and on the streets of Cleveland.
#StreetsofCLE: Snapshot in Little Italy
FreshWater managing photographer Bob Perkoski provides a peek into the everyday lives of Clevelanders going about their business in the neighborhoods and on the streets of Cleveland.
Seasonal rhythm: Nature Center hosts free drum circle, campfire tomorrow night
Get into the Fall season! The Nature Center at Shaker Lakes will host a free drum circle on Friday, Nov. 3 with hot chocolate, s'mores, and mellow rhythms.
Jurassic Quest: Dinosaurs to invade I-X Center this weekend
Since 2016, Jurassic Quest has brought its lifelike dinosaurs and prehistoric fun to the I-X Center. The dinosaurs will return again this weekend, bigger and better than ever!
#StreetsofCLE: Snapshot in Ohio City
FreshWater managing photographer Bob Perkoski provides a peek into the everyday lives of Clevelanders going about their business in the neighborhoods and on the streets of Cleveland.
Board of Developmental Disabilities volunteers come together to clean up Edgewater Beach
The Cuyahoga County Board of Developmental Disabilities (Cuyahoga DD) celebrated its second annual Day of Service last week—with more than 350 volunteers collecting trash at Edgewater Beach. Check out the photos here!
#StreetsofCLE: Snapshot on Abbey Avenue
FreshWater managing photographer Bob Perkoski provides a peek into the everyday lives of Clevelanders going about their business in the neighborhoods and on the streets of Cleveland.
Holiday brilliance: Wild Winter Lights returns to Metroparks Zoo
For the fifth year in a row, the Cleveland Metroparks Zoo is bringing back Wild Winter Lights—its biggest holiday celebration that transforms the zoo into a winter wonderland with musical light shows, an enchanted forest, and Santa Claus himself.
#StreetsofCLE: Snapshot on Lorain Avenue
FreshWater managing photographer Bob Perkoski provides a peek into the everyday lives of Clevelanders going about their business in the neighborhoods and on the streets of Cleveland.
Playhouse Square announces schools participating in 2024 Dazzle Awards
Students from 38 regional high school are already preparing for Playhouse Square's May Dazzle Awards—which honors the hard work, dedication, and excellence seen in the region’s high school theater programs.
The music never stopped: Free Hessler Homecoming keeps spirit of Hessler Street Fair alive
The beloved Hessler Street Fair may no longer exist as fans know it, but thanks to the Hessler Neighborhood Association and the Northeast Ohio Musical Heritage Association, Hessler Homecoming will keep the tradition alive this Sunday, Oct. 15 with free concerts, food and crafts vendors, and old friends.