March 2010

New And Improved Steel Valley Outdoors

Image by Lasse Havelund via Flickr If you’ve been following along, you might have noticed a lot of changes recently, including: A Cleaner, More Modern Look Animated, Nested Menus A Faster, More Responsive Site Behind the scenes I’ve upgraded to WordPress 2.9, which meant I had to upgrade to MySQL 5 and import the old… Read more New And Improved Steel Valley Outdoors

Follow Blue Blazes: Guide To Hiking Ohio’S Buckeye Trail (Ohio Bicentennial) (Paperback)

Review “In following Robert Pond through the pages of Follow the Blue Blazes, I find myself at turns in the company of a sharp scout, a kindly neighbor, an inspirational teacher, and – if I may say so – a kindred spirit to the likes of Thoreau and Robert Louis Stevenson.” – Steven M. Newman… Read more Follow Blue Blazes: Guide To Hiking Ohio’S Buckeye Trail (Ohio Bicentennial) (Paperback)

Berlin Lake Gets New Fish Attractors

Deerfield, OH- Shoreline access along many of Ohio’s inland lakes can be tough to find. Sites that provide good fishing can be even more challenging. But, thanks to a collaborative effort at Berlin Reservoir(Stark/Mahoning/Portage counties), anglers have a stretch of shoreline where they can go to have a great time catching fish. This past Sunday, the Ohio… Read more Berlin Lake Gets New Fish Attractors

Important! Please Nominate Youngstown for Google Fiber!

Nominate Youngstown for Google Fiber– you’ve seen the news story: Google is looking for select communities to install a new, state-of-the-art community network in. We need this. This ties in 100% with our rebirth as a tech center. This is not the government: This is real, actual investment in our future. Please Nominate our Community… Read more Important! Please Nominate Youngstown for Google Fiber!

Ohio & Erie National Heritage Canalway needs Volunteer Pirates

Image via Wikipedia (Ohio) — A new type of treasure hunt is coming to the Ohio & Erie National Heritage Canalway, which stretches from Cleveland through Akron and Canton to New Philadelphia. Volunteers and teachers are needed to get the new family-oriented recreational program off the ground. Questing involves following a rhyming trail of charming… Read more Ohio & Erie National Heritage Canalway needs Volunteer Pirates

Ohio Spring Trout Releases 2010

Image by badorsey via Flickr COLUMBUS, OH – Public fishing opportunities will be enhanced this spring when more than 80,700 rainbow trout, each measuring 10-13 inches long, are released into 45 Ohio lakes and ponds, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) Division of Wildlife. The releases will take place between mid-March and… Read more Ohio Spring Trout Releases 2010

New Ohio Crappie Limits take Effect Today, March 1st

Image by Pvt. Pondscum via Flickr COLUMBUS, OH – With spring just around the corner, crappie anglers are reminded that new size and bag limits went into effect on March 1, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR), Division of Wildlife. A total of 38 lakes were added to the six lakes that… Read more New Ohio Crappie Limits take Effect Today, March 1st