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FAT HEAD’S MIDDLEBURG HEIGHTS BREWING LOCATION IS DOUBLING IN SIZE!

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Fat Head’s Brewing has outgrown its current space on Sheldon Road in Middleburg Heights.

Read the full story by Jay Miller of Crain’s Cleveland Business here.

Read the official press release prepared by John Deike here.

Watch WKYC Channel 3 coverage here.

It is planning a new central brewery on Engle Lake Road, in sight of Interstate 71 near the Bagley Road interchange in Middleburg Heights, that will more than double its brewing capacity. The $11.4 million project includes a packaging operation that will allow the brewery, for the first time, to put its beer in cans, in addition to its current packaging process for bottles and kegs. This new brewing operation will also allow them to expand their distribution territory. The building also will include a 250-seat full-service tap house/restaurant and will create 74 new jobs in three years, 25 in the brewery and 49 in the tap house.


MIDDLEBURG HEIGHTS FIRE DEPARTMENT ASSISTS IN FUN SAFETY LESSONS AT LOCAL SCHOOLS

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On Friday, November 11th, Assistant Chief John Desmarteau joined presenter Michael Spinella and characters from the Firefighter Phil Fire Prevention Program at our local elementary schools for a fun and lively fire safety presentation. These fun, interactive presentations include magic, games and ventriloquism with one of the program’s characters to engage the children and keep … Continue reading “MIDDLEBURG HEIGHTS FIRE DEPARTMENT ASSISTS IN FUN SAFETY LESSONS AT LOCAL SCHOOLS”


NOPEC IN AGREEMENT WITH NEXTERA ENERGY TO PROVIDE LOW PRICE ELECTRICITY TO THE MIDDLEBURG HEIGHTS COMMUNITY WITH A FOCUS ON SUSTAINABILITY

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The Northeast Ohio Public Energy Council (NOPEC) has reached an agreement for NextEra Energy Services Ohio, LLC (NESO) to become the supplier of electricity for Middleburg Heights for 3 years effective 2017 as the current contract with FirstEnergy Solutions ends. NOPEC considers itself most fortunate to have a new supplier with both an extremely strong … Continue reading “NOPEC IN AGREEMENT WITH NEXTERA ENERGY TO PROVIDE LOW PRICE ELECTRICITY TO THE MIDDLEBURG HEIGHTS COMMUNITY WITH A FOCUS ON SUSTAINABILITY”


MAYOR GARY W. STARR IS FIRST SUBURBAN MAYOR TO AUTHORIZE USE OF STROKE MOBILE UNIT

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If you live in Middleburg Heights and experience signs of a stroke, you have a significantly better chance of surviving it and having a better recovery. This is because of Cleveland Clinic’s Stroke Mobile Unit operating in the City of Middleburg Heights. Mayor Starr is the first suburban mayor to authorize the use of such … Continue reading “MAYOR GARY W. STARR IS FIRST SUBURBAN MAYOR TO AUTHORIZE USE OF STROKE MOBILE UNIT”


MAYOR STARR HONORS AMERICAN VETERANS AS WE CELEBRATE VETERANS DAY, NOVEMBER 11, 2016

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I am honored to pay special tribute to all American veterans for their military service and sacrifice. Veterans Day, formerly known as Armistice Day, was originally a day set aside to honor the end of World War I and was a day dedicated to the cause of world peace.  However, after World War II and … Continue reading “MAYOR STARR HONORS AMERICAN VETERANS AS WE CELEBRATE VETERANS DAY, NOVEMBER 11, 2016”