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City Transitions Birdtown Nuisance Property Into State-of-the-Art Single Family Home

The city of Lakewood has taken a former four-unit apartment nuisance property in the Birdtown neighborhood, and transformed it into a single-family home complete with
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Lakewood Public Art Task Force Moving Forward, Hosting First Public Forum

Public art has the ability to provide aesthetic beauty; educate and inspire; stimulate commerce and increase real estate values; build better citizens; provide for cultural
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Scene Magazine Calls Lakewood ‘Best Place to Buy a Home’

Lakewood received some high honors in Cleveland Scene’s 2016 Best of Cleveland Awards. The magazine named the city the “Best Place to Buy a Home”
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May is Mental Health Awareness Month

About 1 in 5 Americans will be affected by a mental health condition in his or her lifetime. Every American is affected or impacted through
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Cleveland Marathon to Close Traffic on Lake Avenue on Sunday, May 15

The Rite Aid Cleveland Marathon will make it way through Lakewood on Sunday, May 15. That means Lake Avenue will be closed to all vehicle traffic
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City Seeks Development Partner for Historic Curtis Block

The city of Lakewood is looking to bring the historic Curtis Block building back to life. The city is seeking qualifications from development firms to
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Youth Opportunities Unlimited Looking For Lakewood Businesses to Participate in Summer Work Program

Great cities invest in their youth. This is especially true in Lakewood, where our youth need a helping hand toward a productive life. Y.O.U., the
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Celebrate Spring With Keep Lakewood Beautiful’s Annual ‘Earth Day and Great American Cleanup’

Spring has finally sprung in Lakewood. Keep Lakewood Beautiful is celebrating this time of year with its annual Earth Day and a Great American Cleanup
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Annual Fire Hydrant Testing Begins May 2

The City of Lakewood Division of Fire’s annual fire hydrant testing program begins on Monday, May 2, 2016.  Testing will be done on weekdays through
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Lakewood Looking for Volunteers For Republican National Convention

Want to help us show off Cleveland and Northeast Ohio during the Republican National Convention? Lakewood residents now officially have the opportunity. The Host Committee
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