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Whiskey Island Wendy Park

Run by the Cleveland Metroparks, Whiskey Island includes a marina and Wendy Park, which provides…

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Voinovich Park

Marvel in the splendor of Cleveland’s downtown skyline from the green space at the end…

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International Women’s Air & Space Museum

The International Women’s Air & Space Museum is located in the terminal of Burke Lakefront…

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A quick history of Sandusky industry, from ice harvest to tourism

By Laura Johnston | February 21, 2018

At one point, Sandusky was the largest American producer of ice west of the Hudson River. The ice blocks men harvested from Sandusky Bay were shipped as far as New Orleans, said James Miller, history chair of the city’s bicentennial celebration. “About 25 percent of all able bodied men in the city participated in the…

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What to expect on a trip ice fishing off Put-in-Bay

By Laura Johnston | February 20, 2018

I had no idea what to expect on my first experience ice fishing off South Bass Island. Definitely not a picnic table. Yet I’m sitting at one, bolted to a trailer that is towed by a four-wheeler wearing chains on its tires. Down the ramp on the west side of the island, we go Ice…

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Where can you rent a boat on Lake Erie?

By Laura Johnston | February 20, 2018

Where can you rent a boat on Lake Erie? While jet skis and kayaks are plentiful, it’s harder than you’d think to find a powerboat to rent on Ohio’s North Coast. Here are a few spots you can rent a speed boat for an afternoon, or longer. Generally, you must be 18 or 21 years…

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Huron condo: Lake Erie House of the Week

By Laura Johnston | February 19, 2018

Take in Lake Erie views from the deck, patio and a few windows of this townhouse in Huron, priced at $154,900. Newer flooring, stainless steel kitchen appliances, laundry room and extra storage are all included in this two-bedroom, 1 1/2-bathroom, 1,300-square-foot condo, built in 1977. There are built-in cabinets and crown molding in the living…

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As soon as the ice melts, set sail with the Foundry’s spring frostbite series

By Laura Johnston | February 16, 2018

Ready to get back in the water? The Foundry’s spring frostbiting series starts Sunday, March 25. It’s nearly free! And you don’t even need your own boat! (If you’re more of a fair weather sailor, read on for a free series for you, too.) The Foundry Rowing & Sailing Center started its frostbiting series last…

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Cleveland Metroparks Adventure University & Gear Swap

Join Cleveland Metroparks in collaboration with Baldwin Wallace University for the Adventure University Gear Swap…

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Ice Wine Festival

For three March Saturdays, celebrate the Grand River Valley wine region’s ice wine at the…

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Cleveland Polar Plunge

Take a dip in the frigid waters of Lake Erie to support Special Olympics Ohio…

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