Carryout in the time of corona: Angelo’s Pizza in Lakewood

Angelo's Pizza | 13715 Madison Ave | Lakewood Credit: Angelo's Pizza on Facebook Just last weekend, even before Ohio’s “Stay-at-Home” order was officially imposed, the missus and I were feeling a bit stir crazy. And hungry. Stir crazy and hungry … not a winning combination.  To combat this, we decided to go for a drive and … Continue reading Carryout in the time of corona: Angelo’s Pizza in Lakewood

A Love Letter to Northeast Ohio’s Libraries

This is an update to an article I originally wrote in September. I've been the communications coordinator for Cuyahoga County Public Library (CCPL) for 3-plus years. In addition to a bunch of stuff that I won't bore you with, one of my main responsibilities was running the library's social media accounts. I had a blast … Continue reading A Love Letter to Northeast Ohio’s Libraries

Event Spotlight: Lakewood Chocolate Walk

Lakewood Chocolate Walk | Detroit Ave. | Lakewood, OH Willy Wonka passed out chocolate as we awaited entry to the event. Sometimes we’re all prisoners of the moment, or, at the very least, affected by recency bias. Heck, look at me—I called for Freddie Kitchens to be fired as Browns’ coach after game one of … Continue reading Event Spotlight: Lakewood Chocolate Walk

Happy Hour Spotlight: Pier W

Pier W | 12700 Lake Avenue | Lakewood, OH The view from Pier W via pierw.com SettingImagine this … a lakefront restaurant in Northeast Ohio—welcome to Pier W. A Lakewood staple housed in Winton Place condos, the restaurant is set within a cliff that overlooks Lake Erie, offering sweeping views of the Cleveland skyline. Even … Continue reading Happy Hour Spotlight: Pier W

Happy Hour Spotlight: Georgetown

Happy Hour Spotlight: Georgetown Georgetown | 18515 Detroit Avenue | Lakewood, Ohio Credit: Rachel Anna Photography SettingLocated in western Lakewood, Georgetown is a wonderful mix of upscale and casual. The patio, lined with brick walls, trees, plants and lights, is picturesque. You don’t feel like you’re in the middle of a bustling city but rather … Continue reading Happy Hour Spotlight: Georgetown