Think Lake County Blog

Things to do in Lake County, Ohio

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

October 6th, 2014

Remarkable Lake County – A Haunting We Will Go

It’s that spooky time of the year when ‘Jack Tales’ and other phantoms go bump in the night.  Lantern Tours, ghost walks, and paranormal tales only serve to magnify the sound of rustling leaves, the rasping sounds among the branches and the lurking shadows among the darkening nights under an October harvest moon.  Lake County...   READ MORE

October 3rd, 2014

Steele Mansion Outside before Inside

Every day we are getting closer to opening! The outside of the Steele Mansion will be finished before the inside. Sturdy concrete curbing surrounds the driveway and parking lots. The driveway was widened to two lanes. Layers of stone have been put down to form the base. The crowning touch will be brick pavers that...   READ MORE

October 1st, 2014

Take a Look at Lake County Ohio

As we approach our Annual Meeting on October 27th, it’s time to take a look at Lake County’s tourism impact. Today, we aren’t going to look at one attraction, one hotel, or one restaurant. We are going to look at Lake County as a whole and as a part of our rich Ohio community. Lake...   READ MORE