Community & Politics


Cuyahoga Land Bank Renovates 700th Property

This week, the Cuyahoga Land Bank hit two milestones as it continues to fulfill its mission to strategically acquire properties, return them to productive use, reduce blight, increase property values, support community goals and improve the quality of life for ...

Notre Dame College Presents “Portraits of Improvisation,” Linoleum Block Prints by Shyvonne Coleman

September 2013—Notre Dame College’s Clara Fritzsche Library will host “Portraits of Improvisation,” a showing of linoleum block prints by local artist, fashion designer and Notre Dame College alumna Shyvonne Coleman. An free, public opening reception will be held in the ...

Dinosaurs! exhibit held over until September 29 at Cleveland Metroparks Zoo

If you have yet to experience the prehistoric roar of Cleveland Metroparks Zoo’s Dinosaurs! exhibit, now’s your chance! The special seasonal exhibit has been extended through September 29 by popular demand.

Behind the Camera

The past year has been the biggest year ever in the history of film production in greater Cleveland. With an estimated economic impact of more than $150 million, thousands of people and hundreds of businesses are now benefiting from our ...

Free OSHIIP “Medicare Check-up” Event Coming to Cuyahoga County

Lieutenant Governor and Department of Insurance Director Mary Taylor announced the Department’s Ohio Senior Health Insurance Information Program (OSHIIP) will hold a free Medicare Check-up presentation-only event in Cuyahoga County on Sept. 17 at 1 p.m. at the Cuyahoga Heights ...

FitzGerald for Ohio Releases Kasich Tax Shift Calculator

COLUMBUS, OH – The FitzGerald for Ohio campaign today launched a digital tax calculator that lets working Ohioans instantly measure how Gov. John Kasich’s new tax plan rewards the rich and stiffs working taxpayers and middle class families.

Talespinner Children's Theatre

Registration deadline is Monday, September 9th Talespinner Children's Theatre (TCT) is accepting registration for the Fall Session of its Youth Theatre Arts Classes through Monday, September 9th. TCT, whose recent production of THE EMPEROR’S EARS was critically, audience and kid ...

Santorum Comments On Disappointing Jobs Report

Former presidential candidate, former U.S. Senator, and Chairman of Patriot Voices Rick Santorum issued the following statement on today's disappointing jobs report.

Ohio State Highway Patrol and Indiana State Police release results from Operation Blue Light

The Ohio State Highway Patrol, in conjunction with the Indiana State Police just completed a three month enforcement effort, dubbed Operation Blue Light, focused on Interstate 70 from the West Virginia/Ohio state line to the Indiana/Illinois state line. The effort ...

Mayor Frank G. Jackson Invites Media to Tour Cleveland’s Neighborhoods

Mayor Frank G. Jackson invites members of the media to join him on a tour of Cleveland’s neighborhoods to survey the work that has been done, the work in progress and the work that remains

Get Out of Your Own Way: Strategies for Getting Unstuck - Wednesday, September 11, 2013

Sometimes our biggest obstacle to accomplishing our goals is…ourselves.

Ohio Officials Must Conduct Full Investigation into Suicide of Ariel Castro

CLEVELAND – The American Civil Liberties Union of Ohio issued the following statement in response to the suicide of Ariel Castro while incarcerated in an Ohio prison.

Ingenuity Cleveland Launches GoFundMe Campaign to “Make Ingenuity Awesome” for 2013 Through Support from Individuals

Ingenuity Cleveland has launched a GoFundMe campaign with a video asking people to donate as the non-profit attempts to raise $10,000 to cover additional attractions for the “free” 2013 IngenuityFest, presented by Scene Magazine. The Festival will take place September ...


The 5th Annual Bringing America Back to Life Symposium is set for March 7th and 8th, 2014. The final agenda and speaker roster will be announced shortly.

American Red Cross Urges Households to Prepare for Emergencies Developing an Emergency Plan is the First Step

CLEVELAND, OH. September 3, 2013 – Disasters can strike quickly and often without warning. During National Preparedness Month, the American Red Cross of the Northeast Ohio Region encourages all households to get ready for the next emergency or disaster.