Think Lake County Blog

Things to do in Lake County, Ohio

Nativity scene
October 28th, 2014

November 2014 Coastal Gazette

In This Issue: Member Spotlight on Normandy Caterind, Historic Kirtland International Nativity Exhibit, Wine Halloween Party and many more events...   READ MORE

October 27th, 2014

Painting the Lighthouse

Whether you’re renovating just one room or an entire building, the cost of renovation can be particularly high when you’re dealing with a historic property.  Inevitably, unknown problems present themselves and push budgets to the max.  Likewise, it can be difficult to find the skilled craftsmen who still have the knowledge and wherewithal to do...   READ MORE

October 24th, 2014

Fall in the Garden

After our fourth coldest winter on record, followed by our 11th wettest spring, local gardeners are happy for colorful vegetables hanging on into October!  We taste with our eyes before our tongues and  late gardens provide a bright and flavorful bounty.  The peppers got off to a rough start last winter when the power went...   READ MORE

October 22nd, 2014

Smoke BBQ Grill

Smoke, a good dry rub, and premium quality meat. That’s the simple recipe that draws me back time after time to Smoke BBQ Grill in Painesville Twp.  Beef brisket, pulled pork and pork ribs are the star attractions. On Sweetest Day, my sweeties (husband and son) and I headed to Smoke to get our BBQ...   READ MORE

October 13th, 2014

The Joys of Reading Outside in Lake County

I love autumn. Summer can get too hot; winter, too cold; and everything makes me sneeze in the spring. But autumn’s just about perfect. And one of my favorite things to do in the fall is read outside. I grab a good book, which is easy to do because I work in a library. Then...   READ MORE

October 10th, 2014

Cleveland Foundation Lake County Weekend

The Cleveland Foundation’s October centennial gift to #Cleveland celebrates their role as the community foundation for Lake and Geauga counties. The gift features FREE admission to The Holden Arboretum Saturday, Oct. 11, and FREE admission to Lake Metroparks Farmpark Sunday, Oct. 12. Both institutions will be open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and no tickets are...   READ MORE

Hamilton and Ronayne
October 7th, 2014

October Coastal Gazette

In This Issue: Member Spotlight on Willoughby Ghost Walk, Economic Impact of Lake County Tourism and many more arts, food, halloween and outdoor events......   READ MORE