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Oberlin-Area Holiday Events

Posted by Molly Kavanaugh on Dec 2, 2019 9:00:00 AM

It’s a wonderful life in and around Oberlin this time of year. The area is packed with holiday light displays, concerts and other festivities, both indoors and out. Make plans before your calendar fills up - add a few of the events below to your list.

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Topics: Active Lifestyle

Beyond Pumpkin: Favorite Fall Recipes to Try

Posted by Molly Kavanaugh on Nov 1, 2019 1:20:27 PM

In the old days, our exposure to pumpkins included carving them at Halloween and eating them in pie on Thanksgiving. Today, the grocery aisles are so full of pumpkin eats and treats that it’s enough to make us say phooey on pumpkin.

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Topics: Active Lifestyle

Your 2019 Ohio Fall Foliage Guide

Posted by Molly Kavanaugh on Oct 21, 2019 9:00:00 AM

Ohio is not a “leaf-peeper” destination like New England, the Catskills or the Great Smoky Mountains, but we’re treated to a couple of colorful foliage weeks starting in mid-October into early November. 

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Topics: Active Lifestyle, Travel

Outer Space and Presidents: The Best Historical Sites in Ohio

Posted by Molly Kavanaugh on Sep 18, 2019 10:09:41 AM

One way to better understand our country’s future is to learn more about our past, and the state of Ohio is full of historic guideposts. 

Driving around the Buckeye state during the colorful fall foliage is a perfect time to explore, so let’s get started.

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Topics: Active Lifestyle, Lifelong Learning

Downsizing Tales: Maggie and Molly Downsize and Move

Posted by Molly Kavanaugh on Aug 26, 2019 8:59:07 AM

It certainly is a brand-new year which will be filled with changes. Though a little scary to think about letting go of our routine and comfort zone, very exciting to think about what is in store for us.

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Topics: Active Lifestyle, Future Planning

Celebrating 20 Years of the Oberlin Farmers Market

Posted by Molly Kavanaugh on Aug 19, 2019 2:54:50 PM

Just like harvest season, the Oberlin Farmers Market ebbs and flows too.  

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Topics: Active Lifestyle

Music Matters at Kendal

Posted by Molly Kavanaugh on Jul 25, 2019 10:08:10 AM

With a world-renowned Conservatory of Music that offers more than 500 performances annually, Oberlin is a popular destination for music lovers of all ages and sensibilities. 

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Topics: Intergenerational, Active Lifestyle, Retirement Lifestyle

Your Guide to Summer Fun in Oberlin, Ohio

Posted by Molly Kavanaugh on Jul 19, 2019 9:41:19 AM

This time of year, sailors, anglers and swimmers head off to Lake Erie, baseball fans and diners to downtown Cleveland, families and coaster enthusiasts to Cedar Point and music lovers to Blossom Museum Center. But Oberlin minus students is still a city steeped in entertainment and outdoor intergenerational fun, so let’s get started.

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Topics: Intergenerational, Active Lifestyle

50 Years Ago: A Burning River Ignites the Environmental Movement

Posted by Terry Kovach on Jul 2, 2019 10:49:53 AM

The modern environmental movement started taking shape early in the 1960’s. But it came to national attention about 50 years ago, on June 22, 1969, when the Cuyahoga River burned for the last time. 

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Topics: Active Lifestyle, Travel

A New Guidebook to Cleveland's Thriving Restaurant Scene

Posted by Molly Kavanaugh on Jun 24, 2019 9:39:53 AM

Ten years ago, husband and wife travel writers David Molyneaux and Fran Golden would have been hard-pressed to fill a book about Cleveland’s restaurant and foodie scene. Today that task was easy, and the result is a delicious and diverse guidebook called “Unique Eats and Eateries of Cleveland” (Reedy Press, $20.95).

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Topics: Active Lifestyle

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