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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...
Feb 13, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
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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...
Feb 10, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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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...
Feb 06, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 64 64 recommendations | email to a friend
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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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Joni Martin brings high-tech photography to Cleveland
If you have ever wanted to be the star in a personally designed movie poster or be featured on an album cover like your favorite artists, then modern technology has finally caught on to your dreams...
Feb 03, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
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Chaplain Matthew Ward: Inspiring troops at President’s Inauguration
Matthew Ward, a National Guard chaplain, was one of 6,000 National Guard soldiers and airmen from 26 states deployed to the capital in Washington, D.C. to manage crowds and traffic, as well as prov...
Feb 03, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
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‘Chaplain of Death Row:' Author shares his father’s life in prison
Marshall Roberson walked with then-Tennessee Gov. Frank G. Clement through the hallway known as “the Green Mile” in the prison that held all the state’s death row inmates at the time.  They didn’t ...
Jan 30, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Couple seek to unite others with One Heart Africa
Not many people can say they started an international nonprofit organization by the time they turned 23. However, Cleveland natives Ryan and Anna Carmichael have done just that, founding an organiz...
Jan 23, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bob Anderson: A CPA who understands what it means to ‘render an account’
Talking with Robert Anderson about accounting is almost like listening to a man who has been smitten by his profession. You get the sense that he is on the inside looking out, while you are on the ...
Jan 20, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
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