The Cleveland National Air Show returns to the Lakefront on Labor Day Weekend!

  The Cleveland National Air Show returns to Burke Lakefront Airport on August 30-September 1st. The 3-day event will be highlighted by the U.S. Navy Blue Angels and their 6-man team of thundering formations performing daily. The precision skills of the pilots […]




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 […]



MVP’s Sports Bar & Grille: The Place to Be and Dine!

It’s easy to get stuck in a food rut. Going out to the same old favorite restaurants can become boring. We hadn’t tried MVP’s Sports Bar & Grille in Mansfield, Ohio since the location was known as Mama’s Touch of Italy several years ago. The former restaurant was a favorite among Indy Car drivers, owners and Mansfielder Frank Russo (RIP) swore by it. Well that all changed last week.


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. […]





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 […]