Chagrin Falls Contra Dance

Chagrin Falls, Ohio. Third Tuesday’s Chagrin Falls Contra Dance is held at Chagrin Falls Township Hall (83 N. Main St., Chagrin Falls, OH 44022). This is a lovely and lively dance that you will not want to miss. Live folk music played by Paul Kovac (fiddle and banjo), Kevin Johnson (bass), Anthony Papaleo (guitar), and … Read more

News from Chagrin Falls Schools

Chagrin Falls High School Student Earns First Place at Ohio State University Robotics Competition Chagrin Falls High School student Trevor Gravely, along with his partner Patrick Fulton from Kalamazoo, Michigan, received first place at The Ohio State University’s Engineering Summer Experience (ESE) 2016. The theme for the robotics competition was “Captain America: Civil War.” The ESE was … Read more

Carol Leikala Receives eXpressions Teacher Celebration Award

Carol Leikala, art teacher at Berkshire Junior/Senior High School and 30+ year educator, was recently awarded the eXpressions Teacher Celebration Award from Cleveland Clinic eXpressions, an education initiative that engages Ohio students in the creative exploration of science and medicine.  She was recognized for over 5 years of dedication to the program through which students interpret research studies to produce … Read more

Cardinal Local School News

  Ice Cream Social Welcomes Families, Students, Back to JES AND CIS Students in Mr. Sherman’s classes are getting to know each other using the Inside-Outside Circle cooperative learning strategy! While it sounds very technical, it’s actually a very casual and relaxed way for students to introduce themselves and work on developing those critical communication skills. Students formed two concentric … Read more

Local Non-Profit Supports Mental Health in Many Ways

Chardon, OH – Going back to school can naturally be an exciting, yet stressful time for children and families. However, for those who do not have the supplies to make it through the day, the first day of school tends to be a dreaded disappointment. It’s important for a child’s self-esteem and school success to start the school … Read more

It’s Time for Some Sweet Corn!

The Kiwanis Club of Chardon is pleased to announce the return Corn Roast on the Historic Chardon Square. The Corn Roast is held each year to celebrate the bounty of the growing season and to help raise money to support the scholarships and other charitable programs offered by the local Kiwanis club. The eighth annual Corn Roast will … Read more