The Ohio State Fair 2014: Something for Everyone!

All Photos Credited to: Ohio State Fair. The 161st Ohio State Fair is underway in Columbus, Ohio through August 3rd. The 2014 edition of the Ohio State Fair promises to be the best ever with new attractions, agricultural exhibits, sports […]



Twilight at The Zoo- Cleveland Metroparks Zoo

The Cleveland Zoological Society will host “Twilight at The Zoo” on Friday, August 1st at The Cleveland Metroparks Zoo in Cleveland, Ohio.

The Event will feature 18 different bands with music ranging from folk to funk and rock to reggae. Admission includes cover charge, small bites, a complimentary Samuel Adams beer, Twisted Tea, wine and soda.

The VIP Party and Hotel Packages are sold out!


Buckeye Superbike Weekend- Sunday

Buckeye Superbike Weekend- Sunday, July 20th 2014 The Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course in Lexington, Ohio. Photos by: Kelly L. Francis  


Buckeye Superbike- Saturday Practice and Qualifying

Buckeye Superbike Weekend- Saturday Practice and Qualifying The Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course  in Lexington, Ohio.. Photos by: Kelly L. Francis


Weekend of Thunder returns to The Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course!

The only thunder we hope to hear this weekend is from the Buckeye Superbike Weekend Series at the Mid-Ohio  Sports Car Course in Lexington, Ohio. AMA Pro Racing returns for the 32nd time this weekend (July19-20th). Dunlop Tires is sponsoring the event and […]



Lightning Strikes Twice at The Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course!

July 1, 2014 by Jim CarverLeave a Comment(Edit) While at The Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course on Friday at the Mechanics Bank Vintage Grand Prix in Lexington Ohio,  David Robertson of Robertson Racing invited me to climb into his racing car. I […]


Robertson Racing- Go beyond Midwest Midnights!

  June 30, 2014 by Jim CarverLeave a Comment(Edit) On Friday, I met veteran pilot and race car driver, David Robertson  at The Mechanics Bank Grand Prix held at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course in Lexington, Ohio. After Mr. Robertson […]


Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course- Why I will never be a Vintage Grand Prix driver!

June 29, 2014 by Jim Carver2 Comments   I’ve never sat in an actual race car. That changed on Friday at The Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course when I met David and Andrea Robertson at The Mechanics Bank Vintage Grand Prix in Lexington, Ohio.  […]


Business of The Week!



Two Cousins’ Pizza Company is a family favorite for everyone around Mansfield, Lexington and Ontario. The growing restaurant chain was originated by Bill and Brad Knoves. The first of the three opened in 2011 in Lexington followed by Mansfield in 2012 […]



The Leaning Tower Pizza- “The Best Buns In Town” is No Secret!

All Photos used courtesy of: Kelly Francis – kellylfrancis.com I doubt that when Joe Hess decided to open The Leaning Tower of Pizza shop in Mansfield, Ohio in 1957, he never envisioned the success and sustainability of his new business. […]


Two Cousins’ Pizza Company- A Unique and Superb Pizzaria!

Italian food is one of my favorite meals. In the world of pizzaria’s there are those that taste ordinary and those who standout with a distinct flair. Two Cousins’ Pizza definitely dazzles the taste buds!  I ordered a large Redemption Pizza  and […]





Seth Godin- “We All Live In Detroit”

Yesterday, I spent several hours in a waiting room at a hospital. While attempting to read a book, I couldn’t help listening to two gentlemen discuss the gloom and doom of the current economy and how traditional jobs are falling by […]