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Sunday, May 19, 2013
Wednesday, May 15, 2013
Did any of you celebrate the 1962 Sesquicentennial? Here's what you may have missed.
After a two-week leave, I'm back to cover the news in Cuyahoga Falls. . .and to welcome any parental advice.
My daughter, Ava Mae Deike, started her first day on April 28, 2013 at 7:52 p.m. I mean, wow, talk about love at first sight as the nurse placed her in my waiting arms. Ava shot me a glance, whimpered and let out a few tears. Admittedly, I shed a few myself in my first minutes of fatherhood. Even though several days have passed, that initial, overwhelming joy surfaces every time I look at her. My wife, Jaclyn, and I couldn't be happier, and, as a proud parent, I wanted to take a minute to share little Ava with all of you. Thank you for all the emails and social media support, the last two weeks have been an indescribable experience. But now, it's time to get back to work. Tell me: what have I missed? Shoot me an email at john.deike@patch.…
Monday, May 13, 2013
A local blogger writes that by telling all young people that they should go to college no matter what, we are actually doing some of them a disservice.
Friday, May 3, 2013
Blogger Shane May was turned away from a nearby city's recreation facility because it didn't recognize a married gay couple as a family. Here he stresses the importance of equality.
Tuesday, April 30, 2013
Cuyahoga Falls Patch has not learned of any explosions in or around Cuyahoga Falls — but dozens of people are talking about what they heard and felt on the Patch Facebook page.
Wednesday, April 10, 2013
NotMom blogger Karen Malone Wright explores a recent study that looks at how men and women feel about the absence of parenthood.
Friday, April 5, 2013
History blogger Jeri Holland shares 10 rules teachers at the Cuyahoga Falls school had to follow back in the day. Talk about strict!
Wednesday, March 20, 2013
A Cuyahoga Falls woman thought she had terminated her pregnancy and was surprised to learn after the procedure that she was still pregnant.
Wednesday, March 6, 2013
Are you looking for a new way to exercise? Do you have arthritis and thought there was no safe exercise program for you?