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Local couple believe destiny played matchmaker
Oscar Lewis was just trying to become involved with a ministry at North Cleveland Church of God when he accidentally sat in on the wrong Wednesday night class one September evening last year. He co...
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Voodoo lily: A spellbinding plant
Having an exotic plant that grows in West Africa and suddenly blooms during Black History Month was only part of the surprise for gardening enthusiasts Donald and Cynthia Humes. Cultivating a plant...
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Norma Ferguson Hill: A woman of faith and works
It takes only seconds to discover what is in the heart of Norma Ferguson Hill, a woman who manages to introduce the Word of God in most of her conversations with relative ease. But moving south to ...
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Sports editor loses his ‘trademark’
Losing all their hair because of an illness can be a traumatic experience for children, especially for young girls. To help soften the blow, organizations like Locks of Love make it possible for ch...
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Trick and truth: Magician tells stories of faith
Many people might not expect magicians to tell the truth while they are performing because their illusions are meant to make things appear different than they really are. But Mitch Gravitte spends ...
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Confessions of a happily married couple
Marriage may be a fusion of the real with the ideal, engaged in by many who see love through rose-colored glasses. But as seasoned couples will tell you, marriage is what you make it. It can be won...
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Local teacher runs marathons for disabled son
Jodi Cook’s oldest son could not run, so she decided to run for him. After many nights running on the treadmill in her home, she logged a total of 39.3 miles as she ran both a 13.1-mile half marath...
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Weekend day camp helps children deal with grief
Kids grieve in different ways than adults when they lose loved ones, said Amy Hicks, a counselor within the Cleveland City School system and founder of Helping Paws Healing Hearts. That’s why she h...
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The benefits of breastfeeding: Local advocate explains the advantages for mothers with newborns
Research has long shown that formula-fed babies are more likely to become ill and require medical care than breast-fed infants. That means mothers who formula feed also tend to miss work more often...
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Paul Ervin offers unusual service to local small business
Paul Ervin is one of those people who can make you laugh, make you think and make you his friend in as little time as it takes for him to walk into a room and create a certain ambience. The 58-year...
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