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News Archive / 2016 News Archive

 
Community Forum - Heroin, Fentanyl, Carfentanyl: The Triple Threat on Our Doorstep
November 16th 2016

 
Community Forum - Heroin, Fentanyl, Carfentanyl: The Triple Threat on Our Doorstep - November 16th 2016 - Live Long Lyndhurst: A Health and Wellness Initiative
 
What: Open discussion with community partners and local experts on the heroin epidemic. This forum is designed to provide education, prevention and resource information to communities surrounding Hillcrest Hospital.
 
See also:
 
From the City of Lyndhurst, Ohio Police Department: Battling the Heroin Crisis
http://bit.ly/2emZDkg
 
Cost: FREE! With light refreshments served.
 
When: Wednesday, November 16th 2016 from 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM.
 
Where: Lyndhurst Community Center, 1341 Parkview Drive, Lyndhurst, Ohio 44124.
 
Moderator:
 
Valerie S. Brown, PhD, MSN, RN
Professor, Tri-C
 
Panelists:
 
Vince Caraffi, MPH, RS
Cuyahoga County Board of Health
 
Mike Scipione, Detective
SPAN Drug Enforcement Unit
 
Dr. Thomas Gilson, Pathologist
Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner
 
James Sauto, MD
Cleveland Clinic, Emergency Medicine Physician
 
EMS Medical Director
Eugenia Cash, LSA, LSW, MSSA, CDCA
 
Alcohol Drug Addiction & Mental Health
Services Board (ADAMHS)
 
For more information, please contact Terrance Richardson at (216) 470-8259, richart8@ccf.org, or Marybeth Mack at (440) 312-4784, mmack@ccf.org.
 
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Anthem. Visit this partner website.
 
Live Long Lyndhurst is a Health and Wellness Initiative between the City of Lyndhurst, Cleveland Clinic Community Outreach, Legacy Village, Cleveland Metroparks at Acacia, The Fedeli Group, the YMCA, South Euclid - Lyndhurst Schools, Second Sole and Anthem BlueCross BlueShield.
 
Healthy Community Initiative: The Healthy Community Initiative is a collaborative effort between Cleveland Clinic and community partners to promote optimal health and wellness. Based on the community health needs assessment and utilizing combined resources within our local communities, Healthy Community Initiative programs will be customized around three core areas: education, nutrition and physical activity.
 
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Wellness Wednesdays at the YMCA
Full Access for All Live Long Lyndhurst Members

 
Visit the YMCA of Greater Cleveland website.

For all Live Long Lyndhurst participants you will have full access to the Hillcrest Family YMCA located at 5000 Mayfield Road in Lyndhurst, Ohio.
 
Our Y offers many group exercise classes throughout the day such as cycling, step, cardio kick boxing, zumba and silver sneakers. If you are not interested in group exercise classes you can participate in our aquatic classes or use our gymnasium. Our YMCA also offers a fitness studio with a large selection of cardio and strength training equipment.
 
Hope to see you for Wellness Wednesdays at the Y!
 
Please note that in order to enter you will need to have a Wellness Wednesdays punch card. You will receive this card after signing up for the Live Long Lyndhurst program.
 
Healthy Community Initiative: The Healthy Community Initiative is a collaborative effort between Cleveland Clinic and community partners to promote optimal health and wellness. Based on the community health needs assessment and utilizing combined resources within our local communities, Healthy Community Initiative programs will be customized around three core areas: education, nutrition and physical activity.
 
Live Long Lyndhurst is a Health and Wellness Initiative between the City of Lyndhurst, Cleveland Clinic Community Outreach, Legacy Village, Cleveland Metroparks at Acacia, The Fedeli Group, the YMCA, South Euclid - Lyndhurst Schools, Second Sole and Anthem BlueCross BlueShield.
 
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Community Forum - Heroin, Fentanyl, Carfentanyl: The Triple Threat on Our Doorstep
November 16th 2016

 
Community Forum - Heroin, Fentanyl, Carfentanyl: The Triple Threat on Our Doorstep - November 16th 2016 - Live Long Lyndhurst: A Health and Wellness Initiative
 
What: Open discussion with community partners and local experts on the heroin epidemic. This forum is designed to provide education, prevention and resource information to communities surrounding Hillcrest Hospital.
 
See also:
 
From the City of Lyndhurst, Ohio Police Department: Battling the Heroin Crisis
http://bit.ly/2emZDkg
 
Cost: FREE! With light refreshments served.
 
When: Wednesday, November 16th 2016 from 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM.
 
Where: Lyndhurst Community Center, 1341 Parkview Drive, Lyndhurst, Ohio 44124.
 
Moderator:
 
Valerie S. Brown, PhD, MSN, RN
Professor, Tri-C
 
Panelists:
 
Vince Caraffi, MPH, RS
Cuyahoga County Board of Health
 
Mike Scipione, Detective
SPAN Drug Enforcement Unit
 
Dr. Thomas Gilson, Pathologist
Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner
 
James Sauto, MD
Cleveland Clinic, Emergency Medicine Physician
 
EMS Medical Director
Eugenia Cash, LSA, LSW, MSSA, CDCA
 
Alcohol Drug Addiction & Mental Health
Services Board (ADAMHS)
 
For more information, please contact Terrance Richardson at (216) 470-8259, richart8@ccf.org, or Marybeth Mack at (440) 312-4784, mmack@ccf.org.
 
In Partnership With:
 

    

    


 

    

    


 

    

    
Anthem. Visit this partner website.
 
Live Long Lyndhurst is a Health and Wellness Initiative between the City of Lyndhurst, Cleveland Clinic Community Outreach, Legacy Village, Cleveland Metroparks at Acacia, The Fedeli Group, the YMCA, South Euclid - Lyndhurst Schools, Second Sole and Anthem BlueCross BlueShield.
 
Healthy Community Initiative: The Healthy Community Initiative is a collaborative effort between Cleveland Clinic and community partners to promote optimal health and wellness. Based on the community health needs assessment and utilizing combined resources within our local communities, Healthy Community Initiative programs will be customized around three core areas: education, nutrition and physical activity.
 
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* ALL EVENTS CANCELED *
Live Long Lyndhurst Presents: Fall Fitness Saturday in Partnership with L.L. Bean and the Hillcrest YMCA
October 22nd 2016 at Acacia Reservation

 
Live Long Lyndhurst Presents: Fall Fitness Saturday in Partnership with L.L. Bean and the Hillcrest YMCA - October 22nd 2016 at Acacia Reservation - Live Long Lyndhurst: A Health and Wellness Initiative
 
What: Come and join us for a Saturday morning of outdoor wellness on October 22nd 2016!
 
Our Fall Fitness Saturday in Partnership with L.L. Bean and the Hillcrest YMCA will be comprised of three different activities.
 
All 3 activities will take place at the same time so register for the activity that is best suited for you!
 
Where: Acacia Reservation, located at 26899 Cedar Road, Lyndhurst, Ohio 44124.
 
When:
 
9:00 AM - 9:30 AM: Registration
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM: Activities
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM: Cool Down & Light Refreshments
 
Registration: Online pre-registration for each activity is required.
 
Registration is limited and each event will automatically close when the activity is filled. Please be sure to get your registration in as soon as possible in order to secure your spot.
 
Cost: Free
 
Open To: Adults 18 an older.

Activities:

1.) Meditation Live Long Lyndhurst Presents: Fall Fitness Saturday in Partnership with L.L. Bean and the Hillcrest YMCA - October 22nd 2016 at Acacia Reservation - Live Long Lyndhurst: A Health and Wellness Initiative
Guided meditation is a process by which one or more participants meditate in response to the guidance provided by a trained practitioner or teacher, either in person or via a written text, sound recording, video, or audiovisual media comprising music or verbal instruction, or a combination of both.
 
Lead by Linda.
 
Register here for Meditation.

2.) Yoga Hike Live Long Lyndhurst Presents: Fall Fitness Saturday in Partnership with L.L. Bean and the Hillcrest YMCA - October 22nd 2016 at Acacia Reservation - Live Long Lyndhurst: A Health and Wellness Initiative
Take your yoga practice outdoors with L.L.Bean! Their expert yoga instructors will guide you on a rejuvenating 1.5 mile hike during which you'll break occasionally to take a few standing poses and tension tamers.
 
This outing is suitable for those new to yoga and is designed for all levels of fitness, so come join L.L. Bean & Live Long Lyndhurst for an energizing experience you won't want to miss.
 
What to Bring: Appropriate clothing, yoga mat and water.
 
Optional Recommended Items: Sunglasses, sunscreen, camera.
 
Register here for the Yoga Hike.

3.) Zumba Class Live Long Lyndhurst Presents: Fall Fitness Saturday in Partnership with L.L. Bean and the Hillcrest YMCA - October 22nd 2016 at Acacia Reservation - Live Long Lyndhurst: A Health and Wellness Initiative
Zumba fuses hypnotic Latin rhythms and easy-to-follow moves to create a dynamic fitness program.
 
The routines feature interval training sessions where fast and slow rhythms and resistance training are combined to tone your body while burning calories.
 
Lead by Monique.
 
Register here for Zumba.

Cancellation: Please be advised that this is a "Weather Permitting" only event. Please be sure to check the Live Long Lyndhurst website at www.livelonglyndhurst.com the day of the event to be sure it is not been cancelled due to inclement weather.

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Anthem. Visit this partner website.

 

 
Live Long Lyndhurst is a Health and Wellness Initiative between the City of Lyndhurst, Cleveland Clinic Community Outreach, Legacy Village, Cleveland Metroparks at Acacia, The Fedeli Group, the YMCA, South Euclid - Lyndhurst Schools, Second Sole and Anthem BlueCross BlueShield.
 
Healthy Community Initiative: The Healthy Community Initiative is a collaborative effort between Cleveland Clinic and community partners to promote optimal health and wellness. Based on the community health needs assessment and utilizing combined resources within our local communities, Healthy Community Initiative programs will be customized around three core areas: education, nutrition and physical activity.
 
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Hillcrest Family YMCA Outdoor Aerobics Marathon
September 17th 2016

 
Hillcrest Family YMCA Outdoor Aerobics Marathon - September 17th 2016 - Live Long Lyndhurst: A Health and Wellness Initiative
 
What: Outdoor Aerobics Marathon.
 
Join us for an afternoon of aerobics, raffles, prizes, children's entertainment, and refreshments to benefit Cancer Survivor Programs.
 
When: September 17th 2016 from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM.
 
Where: Hillcrest Family YMCA located at 5000 Mayfield Road, Lyndhurst, Ohio 44124.
 
Description: Refreshments provided by Chipotle Mexican Grill.
 
Raffle Prizes provided by: Capital Grille, Cleveland Metroparks Zoo, Legacy Village, John Roberts Spa, Lake County Captains, and more.
 
Registration: Please contact the Member Service Desk to register prior to the event. (216) 382-4300.
 
Prices:
 
Members: $20.00
Program Members: $25.00
Non-Members: $30.00
 
Healthy Community Initiative: The Healthy Community Initiative is a collaborative effort between Cleveland Clinic and community partners to promote optimal health and wellness. Based on the community health needs assessment and utilizing combined resources within our local communities, Healthy Community Initiative programs will be customized around three core areas: education, nutrition and physical activity.
 
Live Long Lyndhurst is a Health and Wellness Initiative between the City of Lyndhurst, Cleveland Clinic Community Outreach, Legacy Village, Cleveland Metroparks at Acacia, The Fedeli Group, the YMCA, South Euclid - Lyndhurst Schools, Second Sole and Anthem BlueCross BlueShield.
 
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Race Results
2015 Live Long Lyndhurst Egg Run 5K Run / Walk
Held April 25th 2015

 

 

     

 

     

 

     

 

Avid runners, walkers, and families alike took part in the Second Annual 2015 Live Long Lyndhurst Egg Run 5K Run/Walk at Legacy Village on Saturday, April 25th 2015.
 
Prior to the start of the race our "Little Eggs" kids started off the festivities with their race down Main Street followed by a welcome from City of Lyndhurst, Ohio Mayor Joe Cicero, and Dr. Brian Harte, President of Hillcrest Hospital.
 
Despite the brisk temperatures our volunteers lined the course and cheered our runners and walkers to the finish line.
 
Starbucks was ready with hot coffee and cocoa while a balloon artist and face painter entertained the kids throughout the event.
 
Awards were given to the overall top male and female finishers as well as the first place winners in seven age categories.
 
All proceeds raised will support the Hillcrest YMCA in their efforts to provide membership opportunities to individuals and families in need.
 
Thanks to everyone who braved the cold temperatures to make this a great event!
 
Official Race Results:
 
Official Race Results For The 2015 Live Long Lyndhurst Egg Run 5K Run/Walk can be found here.
 
See you next year!
 
Healthy Community Initiative: The Healthy Community Initiative is a collaborative effort between Cleveland Clinic and community partners to promote optimal health and wellness. Based on the community health needs assessment and utilizing combined resources within our local communities, Healthy Community Initiative programs will be customized around three core areas: education, nutrition and physical activity.
 
Live Long Lyndhurst is a Health and Wellness Initiative between the City of Lyndhurst, Cleveland Clinic Community Outreach, Legacy Village, Cleveland Metroparks at Acacia, The Fedeli Group, the YMCA, South Euclid - Lyndhurst Schools, Second Sole and Anthem BlueCross BlueShield.

 
2016 Live Long Lyndhurst 5K Run and Family Walk
Featuring Cleveland Bouncers
April 30th 2016

 
2016 Live Long Lyndhurst 5K Run and Family Walk April 30th 2016. Proceeds to benefit LiveStrong(TM) at the Hillcrest YMCA, a Free 12-Week Exercise & Support Program for Cancer Survivors and their Families.  
Proceeds to benefit LiveStrong(TM) at the Hillcrest YMCA: A Free 12-Week Exercise & Support Program for Cancer Survivors and their Families. PROCEEDS: Proceeds to benefit LiveStrong(TM) at the Hillcrest YMCA:
 
A Free 12-Week Exercise & Support Program for Cancer Survivors and their Families.
 
Register for the 2016 Live Long Lyndhurst 5K Run and Family Walk
 
Join this event on Facebook.
 
2016 Live Long Lyndhurst 5K Run and Family Walk - Featuring Cleveland Bouncers - April 30th 2016
 
Featuring:
Visit ClevelandBouncers.com.
 
Visit ClevelandBouncers.com.
 
Visit ClevelandBouncers.com.
 
WHEN: Saturday, April 30th 2016
 
WHERE: Race begins and ends at Legacy Village. Parking will be available onsite.
 
TIMES:
 
- 7:30 AM Check-In.
 
- 8:30 AM Kids Fun Run (Children under 10 years old).
 
- 8:45 AM 5K (3.1 miles) Run / Family Walk Begins, Strollers and Walkers Permitted.
 
- 10:00 AM Race awards and gift card raffle for all participants.
 
FEES:
 
- $20.00 Through March 30th.
- $30.00 March 30th thru the day before the race.
- $35.00 Race Day.
 
- $20.00 60 & Over.
 
REGISTRATION: Register online here. Join the Event on Facebook here.
 
You may use the link above to register by Thursday, April 28th at midnight.
 
Mail or drop off registration at the Hillcrest YMCA, 5000 Mayfield Road, by April 28th.
 
Registration packet pickup at Second Sole, 5114 Mayfield Road, Lyndhurst, Ohio 44124, Friday, April 29th, between 12:00 Noon and 8:00 PM.
 
ABOUT THE RACE: A Special Event for the Whole Family! Featuring Chip Timing, Bounce Houses by Cleveland Bouncers, face painting and other family-fun activities both before and after the race. Light refreshments will also be provided by Legacy Village merchants.
 
Walkers and strollers welcome!
 
Map: 2016 Live Long Lyndhurst 5K Run and Family Walk
 
AWARDS: Awards provided for Top overall male and female. Top finisher by age group: 15 and under; 16-20; 21-29; 30-39; 40-49; 50-59; and 60 and over.
 
SHIRTS: Guaranteed shirts for the first 250 participants.
 
CHILDREN: Must have adult supervision at all times.
 
Live Long Lyndhurst is a Health and Wellness Initiative between the City of Lyndhurst, Cleveland Clinic Community Outreach, Legacy Village, Cleveland Metroparks at Acacia, The Fedeli Group, the YMCA, South Euclid - Lyndhurst Schools, Second Sole and Anthem BlueCross BlueShield.
 
Healthy Community Initiative: The Healthy Community Initiative is a collaborative effort between Cleveland Clinic and community partners to promote optimal health and wellness. Based on the community health needs assessment and utilizing combined resources within our local communities, Healthy Community Initiative programs will be customized around three core areas: education, nutrition and physical activity.
 

 
10 Weeks To A Healthier U
March 21st 2016 Registration Closes
March 14th 2016 through May 16th 2016

 
10 Weeks To A Healthier U March 14th 2016 through May 16th 2016
 
Register for 10 Weeks To A Healthier U, March 14th 2016 through May 16th 2016 WHEN: Each Monday, from March 14th 2016 through May 16th 2016 from 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM.
 
WHERE: Hillcrest YMCA at 5000 Mayfield Road, Lyndhurst, Ohio 44124.
 
COST: This is a free program for Live Long Lyndhurst members (members must live or work in Lyndhurst, Ohio).
 
This program is also free to Cleveland Clinic Employees.
 
The cost for non-members is $25 per person.
 
REGISTRATION: Register online here by or before March 21st 2016.
 
OPEN TO: This program is open to participants 18 years of age and older.
 
DESCRIPTION: Plan to attend all 10 sessions as you learn how to begin, maintain and succeed on your journey to a healthier you!
 
Join fitness trainers from the YMCA, Rehab specialists & nutritionists from the Cleveland Clinic as they provide education and practical application of health and wellness activities and tips.
 
  • Free non-fasting health screenings Week 1 of the program. (Screenings include-blood pressure, blood sugar and total cholesterol)

  • Set up SMART Goals that are right for you.

  • Starting an exercise program.

  • Preventing injuries.

  • Identifying and overcoming barriers.

  • Strategies to healthier eating.

  • Stress management.

  • Strength training.

  • Building fitness into family time.
 
MORE INFORMATION: For more information, please contact the YMCA at (216) 382-4300 or email livelonglyndhurst@ccf.org.
 
Live Long Lyndhurst is a Health and Wellness Initiative between the City of Lyndhurst, Cleveland Clinic Community Outreach, Legacy Village, Cleveland Metroparks at Acacia, The Fedeli Group, the YMCA, South Euclid - Lyndhurst Schools, Second Sole and Anthem BlueCross BlueShield.
 
Healthy Community Initiative: The Healthy Community Initiative is a collaborative effort between Cleveland Clinic and community partners to promote optimal health and wellness. Based on the community health needs assessment and utilizing combined resources within our local communities, Healthy Community Initiative programs will be customized around three core areas: education, nutrition and physical activity.
 




In Partnership With:
 

    

    

    


 

    

    

    

    
Anthem. Visit this partner website.