July 28, 2014

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The Singing Angels Holiday Concert…

Quota International of Lorain, a service club assisting the hearing and speech impaired and disadvantaged women and children in our community, is presenting the fabulous Singing Angels for a holiday concert to be held on Sunday, December 6th at 3:00 p.m. at the Lorain Palace Theater, 617 Broadway, Lorain. Pete Schneider will be at the Read More…

Bake a Batch for the Cause

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NAPSI – Holding a bake sale is a great way to raise funds for a worthy cause such as breast cancer research. Here are a few sweet tips to help you plan your own bake sale: Planning Choose a date and time that will bring in the most customers. Recruit bakers. Spread the word by Read More…

How to set the table and the mood for the bloody cool festivities at your home

TAMMY LJUNGBLAD/KANSAS CITY START/MCT. Creep chic is the theme of Halloween.With a little imagination and inspiration, spooky can be sophisticated, and wicked can be whimsical.

By Stacy Downs McClatchy Newspapers Creep chic is the theme of Halloween. With a little imagination and inspiration, spooky can be sophisticated, and wicked can be whimsical. For decorating tricks, try picking the brain of Debbie Dusenberry, who works Halloween magic on a grand scale inside and outside her Prairie Village, Kan., home furnishings boutique, Read More…

Spider’s Kiss

Set the night aglow with the Midori Spider's Kiss.

NAPSI – This Halloween, toast ghosts and goblins by serving up the Midori Spider’s Kiss. This wickedly delicious blend of Midori® Melon Liqueur, SKYY® Vodka and fresh lemon juice is perfect for a fun night of fright. Created by mixologist Victoria D’Amato Moran, this devious adult treat will cast a ghoulish green glow on the Read More…

Discover a New and Improved Way of Living at Quarry Lakes at Amherst

Are you ready for an easier lifestyle? Do you enjoy spending quality time with family and friends? If this sounds like you, then you need to check out the maintenance free ranch condominiums of Quarry Lakes at Amherst. Each home at Quarry Lakes offers everything you need, from your large master suite to your spacious Read More…

Fall into some cash at Elyria Jewelers & Repair

Bill Piorkowski, owner of Elyria Jewelers and Repair, would like to offer the public the opportunity to bring in Gold, Platinum and Diamonds. The commodities market is at record levels, now is the time to sell! If you have unwanted gold, platinum and diamonds, you can turn them into cash. It is also a good Read More…

Common Sense Kitchen One Pot Recipe… Five Stew Choices

One Pot Recipe... Five Stew Choices

Hungry for a hearty bowl of beef stew? Comfort your cravings with our simple, simmering recipe using one-pot. Blend onions, carrots, potatoes with your choice of meat or poultry. Soak up with some crusty bread and a fresh green salad. Supper is served! Home Style Stew Serves 8 to 10 Ingredients 4 to 5 pound: Read More…

Frugal Living – Add Fall Flair on a Budget

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By Sara Noel Decorating for fall doesn’t have to be a budget buster. There are plenty of frugal materials available if you’re creative. With a couple of small changes, some of these ideas can stay displayed throughout the year. How do you decorate for fall on a budget? WREATHS: Collect acorns, and, using hot glue, Read More…

Make Your Own Kitchen Compost Pail

By Sara Noel I’d never thought to make a large kitchen compost bucket. I reuse a plastic coffee canister. But if you’d like to make fewer trips to the backyard compost bin, this would work well. It’s a great way to reuse a kitty-litter pail, too. HOMEMADE COMPOSTER: On a few of the “green” sites, Read More…

Happy 3rd Anniversary to the Lowell Street Café

Three members of the Patouhas family pose in front of the Lowell Street Cafe, 903 Lowell St. From left are Dawn and Nick Patouhas, and Nick's Father, Theodore Patouhas.

Located at 903 Lowell St. in Elyria, the Lowell Street Café is a family-style restaurant in the truest sense of the word. The entire Patouhas family works in the eatery – owners Nick and Dawn Patouhas of Carlisle Township; Nick’s father and mother, Theodore and Argena. Even Nick and Dawn Patouhas’s 12-year-old son, Teddy, comes Read More…