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Elyria’s 2016 Mayor’s Address; “Mardi Gras” business networking and “Understanding Leads to Peace”

On Tuesday, February 9th, we drove to Wesleyan Village in Elyria to hear Elyrian Mayor Holly Brinda give her 2016 Mayor’s Address which was comparable to our Mayor Frank Jackson’s State of the City. Mayor Brinda’s address was very detailed and made use of a power point with almost 70 slides to explain the conditions […]


Margaret W. Wong & Associates Acquires Beryl Farris LLC Immigration Law

(Cleveland, Ohio — February 10, 2016)  The complexities of today’s laws demand a high level of expertise in many different areas of the law. In order to continue to meet our clients’ legal needs, it is important that our firm keep pace with this growing demand. With these challenges and opportunities in mind, we are […]


Education in the Digital Age; Chinese New Year Celebrations

On Monday, February 8th, we made it to two events despite the weather that could best be described as slushy. First of all, we went to the Happy Dog on Detroit Avenue to attend an “Education in the Digital Age” a networking affair put on by the Cleveland Council on World Affairs (CCWA) for the […]


Rebuilding Our Energy; Kurent Jump; Celebrating Black History and Indian Performing Arts

On Friday, February 5th, our first event was a program at the City Club titled “Rebuilding Our Energy Infrastructure” in which Mr. D. Michael Langford, President of the Utility Workers Union of America, spoke about the pressing need to rebuild our energy infrastructure in the areas of electricity, water and gas because, and he had […]


Coffee Contacts; “Citizen of the World: Suffering and Solidarity in the 21st Century” and Fundraiser

On the morning of February 4th, we started the day at Coffee Contacts put on by the Eastern Lake County Chamber of Commerce. On this day, it was held at the Mentor Harbor Yachting Club in Mentor-on-the-Lake. Ms. Sherri Trivisonno, one of the coordinators, summed up why networking is so important when she said that […]


Akron General and Cleveland Clinic Merger Discussion; Dealing with Putin’s Russia and “Happy Dog Takes on the World”

On Tuesday, February 2nd, we drove to Akron to attend a program at the Akron Press Club titled “Akron General and Cleveland Clinic Merger Discussion” which featured Akron General Health System CEO Dr. Tim Stover and Cleveland Clinic CEO Dr. Toby Cosgrove being interviewed by Ms. M.L. Schultze of WKSU-Kent State University. Both Dr. Stover […]


Annual Interfaith Fellowship Day

We started off the month of February by attending the annual Interfaith Fellowship Day on Monday morning at the La Villa Banquet Center on Brookpark Road in Cleveland. On this day a panel of representatives from various faiths each addressed the topic, “Life After Death; What does Your Faith Believe?” for a few minutes. These […]


Fundraising Sunday and Meeting with The Danish Sisterhood

On Sunday, January 31st, we attended three events, two of which were fundraisers for excellent political candidates; one in Cuyahoga County and the other in Lake County. We started off the day by going to a Sunday brunch fundraiser for our friend Mr. Michael O’Shea, candidate for Cuyahoga County Domestic Relations Court Judge, that was […]


“Driving Corporate Innovation Through Personal Disruption” and 1st Annual Awards Banquet of the Eastern Lake County Chamber of Commerce

On Friday, January 29th, we went to the City Club for a program titled “Driving Corporate Innovation Through Personal Disruption” featuring Ms. Whitney Johnson, author of “Disrupt Yourself: Putting the Power of Disruptive Innovation to Work” and “Dare, Dream, Do.” First of all, Wikipedia defines “disruptive innovation” as “an innovation that creates a new market […]


Coffee Contacts at Timeless Photography; Equality Ohio Honors Benham

  On Tuesday morning we went to the Eastern Lake County Chamber of Commerce Coffee Contacts whichwas held at Timeless Photography, a full service portrait studio, on Hubbard Road in Madison. We talked to Mr. Shane and Ms. Kelly Hesson, the friendly owners of Timeless Photography, who told us that their business is two-half-years old […]