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Parma’s got plenty of meat shops, and you should try them all

You've probably visited the West Side Market downtown (and if not, you definitely should), but did you know that three of the vendors have locations in Parma too? Here's why Parma's plentiful meat shops love serving the city and what delicious offerings you should try at each! Thayer's Select Meats Maureen Thayer-Funfgeld’s father Bob Thayer … Continue reading Parma’s got plenty of meat shops, and you should try them all

Myth debunked: Parma bars do serve craft beer

If you’re from Parma, you probably have a family beer, and that beer is most likely domestic. Ours is Pabst. My neighbor's is Genesee. My friend’s is Miller Light. The domestic preferences of previous generations have been reflected in many of the tap offerings at local Parma bars. And while my generation (those of us … Continue reading Myth debunked: Parma bars do serve craft beer

15 things we bet you didn’t know about Parma’s history

What was Parma before it became Cleveland's largest suburb and Ohio's seventh largest city? Why was it named Parma anyway? Why is there Parma and Parma Heights? Have Parmidians always loved their local taverns? We hit the Parma library to find out more about our city.  Here are a few facts about the area's early … Continue reading 15 things we bet you didn’t know about Parma’s history