Posts Tagged ‘cuyahoga river’

Share the River Ramble

Hosted by Share the River on the anniversary of the 1969 Cuyahoga River fire, the second annual event — renamed the Share the River Ramble  — is a free, 4.2 mile “participatory connect-the-dots, run/walk of the Cuyahoga River riverfront.” The route includes areas that have recently been converted to a park or public path or…

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4 Miles 4 Water

Drink Local. Drink Tap .hosts the 4 Miles 4 Water festival, run and walk. This fun and interactive event includes water education stations, food trucks, beer, wine, cocktails, games for all ages, and lots of entertainment. Four miles represents the average distance that women in developing countries have to walk for drinking water. The event…

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Lake Carriers urge good seamanship for safe summer on Lake Erie

It’s summer boating season! And the Lake Carriers Association — the Rocky River-based trade group that represents U.S. freighters on the Great Lakes — wants to keep all vessels safe on the water. “If everybody follows the rules of the road, if you have good seamanship, we ought to have a safe summer,” Lake Carriers…

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Ohio Lake Erie fish report May 24

Going fishing this Memorial Day weekend? The Lake Erie marina and harbor areas offer walleye, northern pike, panfish, and largemouth and smallmouth bass this time of year Other than the oddball stray, steelhead are gone from the streams until fall, says says Cleveland Metroparks aquatic biologist Mike Durkalec. In his weekly fish report, Durkalec says Cleveland…

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Western Reserve Rowing christens boat for veterans

The Western Reserve Rowing Association has created its first program for veterans, and members on Friday christened a boat “U.S. Armed Forces” in their honor. About 30 veterans, military spouses, rowers and Gold Star families attended the ceremony at the Cleveland Rowing Foundation. Association board member Kerry Watterson, a U.S. Coast Guard veteran, gave a…

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See who’s playing at Flat Out Fridays in Flats East Bank

Flat Out Fridays are back! Starting June 8, Flats East Bank will host its third annual free summer concert series on the second  Friday of each month. First up: Binge Red, an alternative rock group. The fun starts at 7 p.m., with the concert, food and beverages. Proceeds from sales will benefit a local nonprofit.…

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