WhirlyBall in the Cleveland, Ohio Area Adding Even More Family Fun with Bowling Lanes!

Stepping into the 20,000 square foot WhirlyBall facility located in the Cleveland, Ohio suburb of Bedford Heights, you cannot help but get excited about the fun you will be having with your family and friends. Whether it is a game of Air Hockey, a competitive game of Laser Tag or rolling the Bowling Ball on WhirlyBall‘s newest Bowling Lanes in the Fall of 2012, you are assured of great family fun!

Being part of the heart of the Cuyahoga County entertainment circle, family fun awaits everyone at WhirlyBall. A few minutes short drive from Cleveland, Ohio, WhirlyBall fun is open starting at 2 p.m. for your Family Gathering, Business Party or a fun night out with great friends. Continue reading

E. F. Boyd & Son Invites You to Join Them at Tonight’s Minority Men’s Health Fair at Cleveland Clinic

E.F. Boyd & Son Funeral Home wants to see you tonight at the 10th Annual Minority Men’s Health Fair at Cleveland Clinic! As a returning vendor to the health fair, E. F. Boyd & Son is well aware of the incredible amount of potentially life-saving information presented at this one day event. Join them on the Cleveland Clinic main campus for an evening of empowerment that will help to you to take charge of your health.

The 10th Annual Minority Men’s Health Fair is today, Thursday, April 26, 2012 from 5:30pm until 8:30pm. The health fair is just one of the events that have been held throughout Northeast Ohio celebrating National Minority Health Month. The purpose of the health fair is to provide information about and screenings for health risks that affect all people, as well as those for which minority men may be at greater risk. Continue reading

Second Sole Is Cleveland Runners’ Home for Shoes to Special Events, and Everything in Between!

Second Sole, serving the Cleveland area and located in Lyndhurst, Ohio, supports local runners with shoes, apparel, advice, and even special events! Everything you need for fleet feet and to be at your running best is available here. Come celebrate spring weather and marathon season at Second Sole’s Men’s Night!

Men’s Night is this Friday, April 27, 2012 beginning at 7pm. You don’t need a special invitation to attend, just stop in for fun, food, prizes, and more! The night will kick off with an optional group run. Afterward, it’s time to take advantage of fantastic discounts and refreshments. You can stock up for next year with up to 50% off winter apparel, and other great deals. This special event will also feature a raffle and door prizes, including Second Sole gift certificates, free entry into the Mayfield Mile on June 3, 2012, and even some of your favorite merchandise. Continue reading

E. F. Boyd & Son Partners with Local Churches for Cleveland Area Community Support

Few groups or organizations have their finger on the pulse of the local community better than area churches. E. F. Boyd & Son Funeral Home regularly partners with local churches to stay in touch with their Cleveland area communities, determine areas of need, and collaborate on solutions. Additionally, open communication and positive relationships between community church leaders and funeral directors has many benefits for both parishioners and families during their greatest times of need.

From prayer requests to individuals seeking counsel from religious leaders, communities bring their needs to their churches. While E. F. Boyd & Son may not be able to help every individual, they can reach out to the community at large by partnering with local churches. In this manner, they are able to reach a greater number of those in need, spread over a wider area. Continue reading

E.F. Boyd & Son Gives Back at Community Health Fairs, Career Days, and More

E.F. Boyd & Son is breaking the mold when it comes to the funeral home industry. This is an establishment that cares genuinely for its Cleveland community, and strives for its betterment through focused involvement, such as attendance at local health fairs and career days. In addition to assistance, E.F. Boyd & Son Funeral Home also offers appreciation to the community that has helped it to become the premier African American funeral home in the Cleveland area.

In today’s world, it’s easy to become cynical, and assume that every action has an ulterior motive. If an established, locally-owned business is involved in community service events and activities, it must just be a way to be seen and to separate themselves from their competition, right? Wrong. E.F. Boyd & Son Funeral Home wants to give back to the community that supports it. As a community-based business, they share knowledge, offer support, and show appreciation, not for self-aggrandizement, but to help create a happier, healthier community. Continue reading

WhirlyBall Cleveland Still a New Sport After 25 Years!

WhirlyBall, whose facility is located in Bedford Heights, Ohio, near Cleveland, is not a new sport. In fact, WhirlyBall Cleveland is celebrating a major milestone this year: their 25th Anniversary. Nevertheless, there are still plenty of people in the Cleveland area and throughout Northeast Ohio who have yet to discover WhirlyBall, so it may just be a new sport for you!

It is not just the WhirlyBall facility that has been around for a while, either. The component pieces of the sport have been around far longer than twenty-five years. Bumper cars were developed in the 1920’s. People have been playing jai alai since the 1700’s, so that’s definitely not a new sport. And the sport of basketball was invented in approximately 1891, so it had nearly a century on Whirlyball. So, really, what is so new and exciting about it? Continue reading

Brielle’s Coffee & Tea Room: Specialty Drinks & Community Atmosphere in Independence, Ohio

Specialty coffees and teas at locally-owned Brielle's Coffee & Tea Room in Independence, OhioBrielle’s Coffee & Tea Room, located in Independence, Ohio, may just be one of those rare places that truly has something for everyone. Whether you come in for the specialty coffee and tea drinks, the dishes, or the relaxing atmosphere, or simply the desire to support a locally-owned, family operated business, the call to return will be there when you leave. And, when you do return, Brielle’s Coffee & Tea Room will welcome just as warmly as the first time.

Brielle’s Coffee & Tea Room was opened in 1993 by Laura and Tom Giomini. At the time, Laura was working in advertising and Tom was working in hospitality, but they were ready for a change. Continue reading

E.F. Boyd & Son Funeral Home Is Celebrating National Minority Health Month in Cleveland

April is National Minority Health Month, and Cleveland’s E.F. Boyd & Son Funeral Home wants to help you get involved! Advocating for your own health and wellness, as well as the well-being of your community, is an important first step in achieving optimal health. E.F. Boyd & Son Funeral Home will be there to provide their services for you and your loved ones when the time comes, but they are more than willing to wait. In the meantime, the caring, compassionate staff at E.F. Boyd wishes for you to lead a long, happy, healthful life!

Join E.F. Boyd & Son Funeral Home in celebrating National Minority Health Month in Cleveland, Ohio!


National Minority Health Month is sponsored by the Office of Minority Health (OMH), a division of the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services. Continue reading