Carl Topilow, the music director and conductor for the Firelands Symphony Orchestra, has helped build the orchestra's audience by bringing in outstanding soloists. Next year, he's arguably outdone himself.
Attorney General Mike DeWine announced yesterday that he and Cuyagoga County's prosecutor, Timothy J. McGinty, have obtained grand jury public corruption indictments against Youngstown's mayor, John McNally, Mahoning County auditor Michael Sciortino and a Youngstown attorney, Martin Yavorcik.
A couple of months ago, I bought a fluorescent light bulb at a big box home improvement store in North Olmsted, in Cuyahoga County. When the bulb didn't work, I had to exchange it. It was more convenient to exchange it at the chain's store on U.S. 250 in Erie County, so I did.
There's yet another reason to visit Cedar Point this summer: Gamers with cell phones can take part in the battle over whether "exotic matter" of possibly interstellar origin is influencing the people riding the roller coasters.
As I write these words, the Pulitzer Prizes for journalism and the arts have just been announced. And one of the winners would likely be of interest to people who are concerned with the Clyde area cancer cluster.