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Here’s why you need to get back in the dental chair.

As they prepare to break ground on a gorgeous new freestanding building on River Styx Road in Medina, Drs. Christopher and Jessica Sinick would like to express their gratitude to the community responsible for Sinick Family Dental’s exponential growth the past several years. “Medina is the town we chose to call our hometown after graduating...

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Here's how GK's Custom Polishing is bringing interior and exterior surfaces back to life

One of the reasons granite, marble and other natural stones are so desirable is because they can make any space or surface look more beautiful and inviting, insists Grant K. Alexander, president and founder of GK’s Custom Polishing, Inc., in Avon. “The challenge, however, is that natural stone surfaces are prone to becoming dull and...

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Part CBD shop, part coffeehouse, Hemp Spot offers a new way to be well

Willowick’s hottest new hangout—Hemp Spot—is part wellness boutique, part coffee bar, part social hour patio. This novel concept of hemp-based store, CBD shop and coffeehouse is the brainchild of Brian Lytle and Chad Gourley, both Willowick natives with backgrounds in personal training. For the past several years, Brian has been...

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With masked mouths the norm these days, people may suddenly realize their hearing loss has been uncovered.

Wearing face masks has become an everyday protocol. You keep them everywhere, at the ready—in your purse, your car, your back pocket—so you’re prepared for whenever you walk into a public place. But what’s not an everyday thing is what masks might actually be unmasking…hearing loss. “Wearing a mask muffles speech...

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Suzanne Smaltz, of Health Markets Insurance Agency, connects with clients from all walks of life

In the insurance business, connecting with people is key. Licensed insurance agent Suzanne Smaltz, with HealthMarkets Insurance Agency, takes her dedication to being a resourceful agent to the customers she serves a step further. “I took Spanish class in junior high school and found that I really liked it,” she says with her trademark...

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