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07.22.2020

SLFMKR, a health and wellness apothecary, opens retail location in the Van Aken District,finds success despite COVID precautions

The SLFMKR (pronounced “Self Maker”) health and wellness apothecary in The Van Aken District probably never would have been created if not for the coronavirus. See how owner Kait Turshen is capitalizing on the “shop local” campaign.…

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07.16.2020

Domo Yakitori and Sushi at Van Aken District is a One-Stop Shop for Three Classic Japanese Street Foods

Tucked into a roomy corner space in the Van Aken District Market Hall, Domo Yakitori & Sushi (3401 Tuttle Rd.) almost feels like a proper restaurant as opposed to a food court stall. Read the full article…

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07.07.2020

Van Aken District Launches Entrepreneurial Initiative

The Van Aken District is launching a new Entrepreneurial Initiative offering early stage entrepreneurs the opportunity to showcase their ideas, products, and services within the Shaker Heights shopping district. Read the full article here.

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02.18.2019

Exploring the coolest spots in the Shaker Heights Van Aken District

WKYC’s Jasmine Monroe takes a tour through the coolest places to visit in the 44122 zip code, the Van Aken District.   Read the full article

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01.16.2019

After five years of planning, Van Aken District is coming alive in Shaker Heights

It’s not easy to take an historic neighborhood known for its charm, tree-lined residential streets, and opulent architecture and create a brand-new urban downtown. But, after more than five years of planning, that is exactly what the…

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