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Shaker Square - photo Bob Perkoski
This streetcar neighborhood has everything an urban resident could ask for. Food, drink, entertainment, shopping, public transport and even one of Northeast Ohio’s best farmers markets all are within a few tightly clustered blocks. Shaker Square, with light rail trains zipping right through the middle of it, is home to some of the area’s best restaurants, a movie theater and weekly (year-round) farm market. Around the corner, eclectic Larchmere Boulevard is dotted with one-of-a-kind retail, antiques shops and eateries.
First person: Inside the local fight against human trafficking
Thursday, April 06, 2017
Fresh Water contributor Christopher Johnston steps inside Cleveland's human trafficking scene to uncover some dark realities — and the people and organizations battling them.
Podcast: a Clevelander 'steps up' to University Hospitals — and a local jobs pipeline beefs up
Thursday, March 30, 2017
This episode of "Neighbor Up Spotlight" welcomes Amanda Harris, who tells her successful employment story that was made possible by an innovative program — Step Up to UH. Also, Alicenne Passavanti explains how like opportunities are expanding into the hospitality industry.
Trending: countywide co-op fuels residential solar power
Douglas J. Guth
Thursday, March 16, 2017
Cuyahoga County residents are going green by banding together to reap the benefits of solar energy — and they're saving plenty of green as well.
Northeast Ohio agencies prepare for booming 'silver tsunami'
Thursday, February 09, 2017
As some 76 million baby boomers retire, they are stirring a “silver tsunami” across the country, testing public and nonprofit agencies as well as the housing market. Fresh Water checks in to see how Northeast Ohio is preparing for the trend.
Quiet Land Conservancy tackles blight, spreads green throughout Northern Ohio
Thursday, November 03, 2016
From the reclamation of the Henninger Landfill to saving a Russell Township farm, the Western Reserve Land Conservancy fosters thriving urban centers, green space and more by preserving some 5,000 acres annually.
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Program aims to capture history in Buckeye-Shaker, build community
Most of Cleveland’s neighborhoods were established in the late 1800s by a wave of Eastern Europeans coming to the region looking for manufacturing work. A predominantly-Slovenian population was drawn to labor opportunities in Collinwood, while...
Bottlehouse, Rising Star team up to offer day-and-night libations
Seventy-nine new homes coming to the heart of Buckeye
Edwins campus completes second phase
Holzheimer Interiors carries on its century-old design tradition in new Larchmere home
State allocates $6.1 million to Cuyahoga County for residential demolition
Cosmic Bobbins to pop up in Tremont, offer real-world training to Tri-C student
Artisans raise funds, clear space for Larchmere Fire Works
Edwins begins expansion into Buckeye with its Second Chance Life Skills Center
PRE4CLE issues grants for four new classrooms
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EDWINS, Food Bank amid five nonprofits vying for funding at annual 'Nurture an Idea' event
Cleveland has rebounded in numerous ways, but there are still communities
being left behind
amid the city's renaissance, notes Mark McDermott, vice president and Ohio market leader for
Enterprise Community Partners, Inc
. The locally based...
Get out: Wheedle app connects consumers, venues and promotions
Cleveland Neighborhood Progress announces finalists for Vibrant City Awards
Hult Prize event seeks social innovation startups
Mod Meals offers fresh, locally-sourced meals delivered right to your door
Community Financial Centers aim to help Clevelanders achieve financial security
edwins restaurant plans dormitory-style housing for homeless workers
cosmic bobbins focuses on social impact while selling local
edwins restaurant and leadership institute celebrates one year of changing lives
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Bon Appetit takes a CLE foodie tour
From Bon Appetit: “People ask me why I left Portland, and I tell them that Cleveland now is very similar to what Portland was 15 years ago,” said Robert Stockham, general manager at the city’s premiere coffee roaster,
Source: Bon Appetit
Brandon Chrostowski named CNN Hero
Calabrese advocates for transit funding at Statehouse
Source: Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority
Travel + Leisure readers rank Cleveland one of America's best food cities
city club ceo asks: can cleveland overcome its race problem?
mayor jackson announces plans to introduce $100m bond to city council
Source: The City of Cleveland
discover cleveland's neighborhoods through cle city life tours
Source: Cleveland Neighborhood Progress
larchmere merchants celebrate completion of streetscape with 'unblock the street' party
Source: Larchmere Merchants Association
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