“Breeze on!” shouts a Rocky River sailor. “Let’s go!” The sails are snapping. The dock at Cleveland’s Old Coast Guard Station is creaking. And the two-student team on the Flying Junior is off into the glittering inner harbor, to practice for the Interscholastic Sailing Association fleet racing national championship. The team — which began three…

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The Rocky River High School sailing team is heading to the Interscholastic Sailing Association National Championship this weekend, the first Ohio team ever. The team is one of only 20 in the country to qualify for the fleet-racing championship near Houston May 11-13. Sailors will compete for high school sailing’s oldest trophy, the Mallory Trophy,…

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Looking to try stand-up paddleboarding on Lake Erie this summer? The cool, calm sport is an easy way to get out on the water. And it’s growing like crazy. The Outdoor Foundation didn’t even include stand-up paddleboarding – or SUP, which migrated from Hawaii to California in 2004 — in its annual survey until 2010.…

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Stunning Lake Erie views come with this $2.6 million mansion, which boasts one of Rocky River’s best addresses, on Frazier Drive. The 5,700-square-foot home at 19650 Frazier Drive, built in 1995, features four bedrooms, four bathrooms and new hardwood and ceramic flooring. It has a two-story great room and a finished lower level, complete with…

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Rocky River plans to replace 290 feet of the crumbling Bradstreet’s Landing pier — and would like to revive the tired park surrounding it. The Lake Road pier has been closed since November because of deteriorating concrete, missing supports, fractured steel panels and more in the far end of the pier. The section closest to…

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Think you know Ohio’s North Coast? Paratus Air took RocktheLake on a helicopter tour of Lake Erie last week, from Burke Lakefront Airport in downtown Cleveland to Put-in-Bay. We wanted to see the village of shanties and the anglers ice fishing on the lake. See our first post from the ride. On the way, we…

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