Business/Economic Development

City Takes Ownership of Historic Landmark Building in Forward-Looking Plan for Economic Development

City Takes Ownership of Historic Landmark Building in Forward-Looking Plan for Economic Development

The Curtis Block building at the corner of Marlowe and Detroit Avenues is historically significant, and new ownership by the city makes it part of an overall plan to redevelop and revitalize properties in the heart of downtown Lakewood.

Lakewood Chamber of Commerce Hosts Interactive Training Event with Retail Expert Bob Negen
By February 9, 2016 0 Comments Read More →

Lakewood Chamber of Commerce Hosts Interactive Training Event with Retail Expert Bob Negen

The Lakewood Chamber of Commerce is hosting an interactive video training event for local retailers entitled A Championship Run for Your Business at the University of Akron Lakewood on Friday, February 19, 2016.

A New Year, A New Investment in Lakewood

A New Year, A New Investment in Lakewood

After nearly one year of fact gathering, feedback from the public, a general election, and negotiations between the city, Lakewood Hospital Association and the Cleveland Clinic, Lakewood City Council unanimously approved a new master agreement designed to ensure the availability of high-quality health care in the city of Lakewood.

Angelo’s Pizza Still Open During Construction – Big Change Coming
By December 17, 2015 0 Comments Read More →

Angelo’s Pizza Still Open During Construction – Big Change Coming

The windows of Angelo’s Pizza are currently boarded up but not due to vandalism like some other shops on Madison.

Lakewood Chamber of Commerce Announces 2016 Speaker Series
By December 11, 2015 0 Comments Read More →

Lakewood Chamber of Commerce Announces 2016 Speaker Series

The Lakewood Chamber of Commerce announces the 2016 Speaker Series, four quarterly presentations featuring headline speakers who will discuss some of the region’s most interesting and relevant topics.

CHOW CHOW Kitchen Brings Unique Menu to Madison Ave.
By August 13, 2015 1 Comments Read More →

CHOW CHOW Kitchen Brings Unique Menu to Madison Ave.

Joe Zegarac the chef and operator of Chow Chow Kitchen hopes to find success at the corner of Madison and Brown – a spot previously home to a handful of memorable and not-so-memorable pizza places. Joe plans to open Chow Chow Kitchen in late August/early September.

By July 3, 2015 0 Comments Read More →

‘Build Lakewood’ Launches Website, Social Media to Support New Lakewood Hospital

Build Lakewood is comprised of citizens from all walks of life who share the same objective. We want the Lakewood City Council to move forward with the redevelopment plans put forth by the Cleveland Clinic and Lakewood Hospital Association.

Have A Cigar, Lakewood – Robusto & Briar Opening Soon
By May 27, 2015 0 Comments Read More →

Have A Cigar, Lakewood – Robusto & Briar Opening Soon

The new cigar store features a 360 sq ft Spanish cedar humidor and well-appointed smoking rooms to enjoy a good cigar. Robusto & Briar’s grand opening is scheduled for May 30th. Dewey’s, Coffee Proper, and Portside Distillery will also be on hand to celebrate.

O’Toole’s Pub & Restaurant Cuts Ribbon, Unveils New Menu
By January 31, 2015 0 Comments Read More →

O’Toole’s Pub & Restaurant Cuts Ribbon, Unveils New Menu

O’Toole’s Pub & Restaurant at 13601 Detroit Ave. has a lot going on. On Thursday, Patrick and Urvashi O’Toole hosted the official ribbon cutting celebration with Mayor Summers and the Lakewood Chamber of Commerce just shy of O’Toole’s one year anniversary. In the past year, O’Toole’s has built up an impressive schedule of events featuring […]

World of Beer in Lakewood Closes
By December 29, 2014 0 Comments Read More →

World of Beer in Lakewood Closes

Cleveland Scene reports that The World of Beer located in the Bailey Building in Downtown Lakewood suddenly closed its doors.  The craft brew watering hole moved out in the middle of the night on Sunday. Post by World of Beer – Lakewood. So World of Beer Lakewood took off in the middle of the night […]