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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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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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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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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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Pedestrian-Friendly, High-Tech Crossing Device Opens at Manor Park, Detroit Avenue Intersection

Work is wrapping up on a new high-tech Pedestrian Hybrid Beacon at the intersection of Detroit and Manor Park avenues. The pedestrian hybrid beacon is
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Crisis Intervention Training Wraps Up for Lakewood Police Department

The Police Departments that encompass the Westshore Enforcement Bureau — including the Lakewood Police Department — are pleased to announce the first Crisis Intervention Teams have
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Lakewood’s ‘Tree City USA’ Tradition Continues

The Arbor Day Foundation has named the city of Lakewood a Tree City USA to honor the city’s “commitment to effective urban forest management.” This
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