Site work has begun on the $2.5 million Chagrin Valley Islamic Center mosque being built on Liberty Road with some of the building expected to be visible in several months.
Member congregations of the Chagrin Valley Council of Churches plan to gather on June 30 to talk about the environment. The day-long session is sponsored by Common Ground.
On Monday at sundown, a group of more than 100 women gathered on the last night of Ramadan to break the fast during a celebration of unity, friendship and giving.
Solon Chabad Rabbi Zushe Greenberg felt the sadness of the recent gun violence at a synagogue in Poway, California on the last day of Passover along with Jewish families worldwide. The April 27 attack left one woman dead and three injured.
New worship and creative communications pastor Matt Clark at Fellowship Bible Church in Bainbridge has been totally immersed in coordinating community events during his first year at the church.
A table covered with 13,000 colorful, plastic eggshells took up the atrium of the Fellowship Bible Church’s worship room this past weekend ready to be stocked with up to 40,000 pieces of candy as volunteers and church members lined up to prepare the eggs for Fellowship EasterBlast.
On Good Friday next week, the day Christians commemorate the crucifixion and death of Jesus, a group of St. Rita youth have experienced an even deeper meaning heading into the day.
PEPPER PIKE — Bishop Nelson Perez of the Catholic Diocese of Cleveland blessed Merici Crossings, the new $22 million residence building for the Ursuline Sisters of Cleveland, at a ceremony on Monday. During the blessing service, which attracted a full chapel of sisters and an overflow crowd …
As a group of Muslims stood behind him under the Gazebo in Solon on Sunday, Rabbi Scott Roland, of Congregation Shaarey Tikvah, prayed in Hebrew before directing the crowd to join him in song.
Park Synagogue and Corey United Methodist Church are hosting a series of programs beginning this month known as “Common Roots: Facing Our Past, Building Our Future” to discuss their shared history of persecution in a two-part lecture and discussion.
BAINBRIDGE — A local church is dealing with devastating damage to a building it just purchased in the township. The damage was caused by a burst water pipe which froze during last week’s frigid weather after the natural gas was turned off by Dominion Energy.
A pre-Oscar gala on Feb. 23 at the Signature of Solon Country Club will celebrate not the Oscars but the anniversary of the Let Me Be Ministries, which Bainbridge resident Greg Wasinski founded 10 years ago in 2009. The event starts at 6 p.m.
Members of the Chagrin Valley Islamic Center say they continue to hear negative feedback about a mosque being built this year on Liberty Road.