Carole's Comeback Edited by Jim Vickers, photo by Ryan Ostrander Former WKYC-TV 3 morning-show co-host Carole Sullivan is back on the station’s airwaves after spending a year in Kalamazoo, Mich. We talked to her about her year, how her life has changed (hint: he turns one this month) and what brought her back.
Takeover + Makeover = Success? Colleen Mytnick with additional reporting by Kate Bigam When Eugene Sanders took over as Cleveland Metropolitan School District CEO, he decided to implement some radical ideas, including making over the dress code. Will the changes produce results? We’ll likely have to wait on that one. But with a new school year upon us, the more uniform look is easy to see.
The Best of Cleveland 2007 Around Town The Editors New address, recycled art, civic blog, wood carving teacher, pet spa, ride, deal, antique updates, roofs, knife sharpener & hardware store.
The Best of Cleveland 2007 Entertainment The Editors Taste of the islands, giveaway, cult film showcase, cover band, minibar, power hour, late-night, roadhouse, underground spot, drink special, rum bar, under-the-radar venue, futbol bar, monthly event, nightlife, free art and cheap eats
The Best of Cleveland 2007 Food & Drink The Editors Cake decorators, bagels, fish fry, dichotomy popcorn, coffeehouse, diner, four-star carryout, cupcakes, coffee, new franchise, dip, chicken dish and man-made buffet.
The Best of Cleveland 2007 Shopping The Editors Wilderness supplies, responsible clothing, stationery, denim selection, Celtic accessories, new (old) arrivals, lingerie, Italian imports, one-stop shopping and dresses
The Farmer in The Dell Laura Taxel, photography by Barney Taxel Deep in the middle of the Cuyahoga Valley National Park’s 33,000 protected acres, Alan Halko has a farm. On this farm he has some chickens (and some peas, and some summer squash and lots of flowers). And even though there’s nothing quite like this happening in a national park anywhere else in the country, it sure isn’t easy.
Instructions: Be ready for the holidays this year, so you can celebrate in style without becoming a grinch.*
Plus: A room-by-room guide to easy home improvements your guests will be sure to notice. Show off the city: Where to take your holiday visitors between Dec. 20 and Jan. 1
*And since you don’t have a robot to do it all for you, we’re guessing you might need a little advice.
Lights and Sights It’s often forgotten in the race to achieve domestic perfection, find the right gift and assemble your outdoor lighting display: a plan for entertaining your guests once they show up on your doorstep. You will run out of gifts to open, holiday meals to devour, sporting events to watch on television and juicy bits of family gossip to share. Scary thought? Not this year. We’ve got a list of 10 events and destinations that’ll keep the out-of-towners busy between Dec. 20 and Jan. 1.
Better Medicine Kristen Hampshire Sometimes it’s tough to keep up with new treatments, surgical advances or recent medical findings. So we gathered a few — from a shot for osteoporosis to new findings about estrogen therapy — that every woman should know about. If you didn’t ask your doctor “What’s new?” read it here.
Living with Cancer Kristen Hampshire Survivors show the courage needed to not just survive, but thrive, after cancer diagnosis.