Monthly Archives: August 2013

Wayne County, Ohio; The Crossroads of Countryside and Culture

Wayne County has always been known for being the perfect mix of both country and culture. That is especially true when it comes to the diverse flavor of its many unique events…and this fall is no exception. Wayne County Fair- … Continue reading

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Akron Zoo sees record crowds in first month since the opening of the Mike & Mary Stark Grizzly Ridge exhibit

AKRON, Ohio – The bears have been all the buzz at the Akron Zoo. Since the Mike and Mary Stark Grizzly Ridge exhibit opened on July 20, 2013, over 109,000 people have visited the new exhibit in the first month. That is 69,000 people, a 59% increase, more than last year during the same time frame. Continue reading

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“Walk with Spirits of the Past”

Medina’s Eighteenth Annual “Walk with Spirits of the Past” is scheduled to entertain audiences with lively stories about historical events on the weekend of Friday and Saturday, September 6, and 7, and Sunday, September 8, 2013 Continue reading

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Civil War History Comes to Life in Zoar Sept. 7-8

Historic Zoar Village and the 51st Ohio Volunteer Infantry will team up on Sept. 7 and 8 to present Ohio’s largest Civil War reenactment. More than 1,200 re-enactors will invade the village to showcase Civil War-era life on the home front and on the battlefield, with a special re-creation of the Battle of Chickamauga. Continue reading

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See History Come To Life at Cleveland Metroparks FallFest

Travel back to colonial times to see the life of an American in the late 1700s at FallFest: 18th Century Festival on Sunday, September 29 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Meadows Picnic Area in Brecksville Reservation. Continue reading

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MAKE SOME MOHICAN MEMORIES THIS SEPTEMBER

“While overnight lodging for Labor day weekend is filling up quickly, the entire month of September brings some incredible events to the area.” So plan now to make some great family Mohican Memories. Continue reading

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Oberlin Heritage Center Offers Autumn History Walk in Westwood Cemetery

Enjoy stories of some of Oberlin’s most intriguing residents of days gone by, amidst a colorful backdrop of fall foliage, on the “Radicals and Reformers History Walk” through Westwood Cemetery hosted by the Oberlin Heritage Center on Saturday mornings in September. Continue reading

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