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

Parma natives doing cool things in Cleveland

As Cleveland’s biggest suburb, it’s not surprising that many Parmidians have gone on to do some pretty cool things. For example, did you know that Ferris Bueller’s best bud Cameron (Alan Douglas Ruck) graduated from Parma Senior High School? More locally, Browns player Jamie Meder is from Parma Heights. There are plenty of other Parma-area … Continue reading Parma natives doing cool things in Cleveland

YPOP 2.0: In case you missed our public meeting

The Young Professionals of Parma (YPOP) held a public meeting at the Parma library branch on Powers Boulevard on February 22. The group invited the public to come and learn about its newly formed purpose and initiatives, including committees and becoming a non-profit. YPOP president Jackie Baraona lead the event, while attendees enjoyed eating and … Continue reading YPOP 2.0: In case you missed our public meeting