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Angela Gartner

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Angela Gartner is the editor at Northeast Ohio Parent Magazine. She previously served as editor for family and general interest magazines in the region. As a journalist, her features and columns have appeared in newspapers and other publications including The News-Herald, Sun Newspapers as well as the Chicago Tribune. She grew up in Northeast Ohio and is a mom of two boys. The whole family is busy each weekend with sports and finding new happenings around the region. She loves reading books, being a board member at the Cleveland Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists, and taking the family dog, a Scottish Terrier named Jagger, on his walks.

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Cleveland Tall Ships Festival Brings Family Fun to Lake Erie

Things to do

Get your “sea legs” ready for this weekend. The Tall Ships are here! The Tall Ships festival, which runs through July 14, features a fleet of replica and restored ships

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Everyday Heroes Returns to Maltz Museum

2019 Editions July 2019 Magazine Worth Noting

Eli Inwood, 6, of Cleveland Heights, creates large towers at the “Building a Better World Lego Station” inside the Everyday Heroes Activity Center at Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage in

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MLB All-Star Game & Family Staycation in Cleveland

2019 Editions Featured June 2019 Magazine Things to do
The MLB All-Star Week kicks off tomorrow with the opening of family-friendly PLAY BALL PARK. Plan your visit downtown with these fun-filled activities and learn what is scheduled for All-Star Week. ...
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Behind the Plate with Kevin Plawecki

2019 Editions Featured June 2019 Magazine Parenting
Indians catcher — and new dad — Kevin Plawecki, along with his wife, Tayler, share what they love about their new hometown, as well as their experiences raising their 8-month-old son, Kasen. Learn about the family of three, including how they like to spend their free time around the region. ...
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Gigi’s Playhouse Down syndrome Center Opens in Canton

2019 Editions June 2019 Magazine Special Needs Worth Noting

Stacy Jackson was thrilled to finally see Gigi’s Playhouse in Canton open its doors in April. She was part of the launch team for the Down syndrome Achievement Center located

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A Home for Teens: Working with Older Youth in Foster Care

2019 Editions Ages & Stages Featured Magazine May 2019 Parenting Teens
According to the Public Children Services Association of Ohio, as of last July, 31 percent of children in custody were ages 12-17, and 913 children aged out of the system. While many families pursue building a family through adoption and imagining parenting younger children, there is a great need for teen foster and adoption. ...
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Fighting for Jett

2019 Editions Magazine May 2019 Parenting Special Needs

Twenty-two-month-old Jett seems like a typical toddler. He is curious about the world around him, but also tightly clings to his parents. His big brown eyes light up the

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Baby Giraffe at the Cleveland Metroparks Zoo

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The new baby giraffe makes an appearance at the Cleveland Metroparks Zoo just in time for Mother's Day weekend. ...
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How to Prepare Your Kids for a Happy and Healthy Summer Camp Experience

2019 Editions April 2019 Camp Health Magazine

Tou have discussed camp activities, costs and other factors with your child — however, are they ready heath-wise? Children with or without allergies can learn how to be prepared and

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Senior at Solon High School Wins ‘Stop the Hate Youth Speak Out’ Essay Contest

Samuel Oguntoyinbo won the grand prize $40,000 scholarship at the annual Stop the Hate Youth Speak Out Essay Contest from the Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage. He was one of 10 high school juniors and seniors who read their essays, which consisted of stories of racial disparity, sexual and cultural discrimination, at the awards ceremony. ...
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