Jen Jones Donatelli

As an enthusiastic CLE-vangelist, Jen Jones Donatelli enjoys diving headfirst into her work with FreshWater Cleveland. Upon moving back to Cleveland after 16 years in Los Angeles, Jen served as FreshWater's managing editor for two years (2017-2019) and continues her work with the publication as a contributing editor and host of the FreshFaces podcast.

Along with her work at FreshWater, she is the editor-of-chief of Edible Cleveland and a contributing editor for Destination Cleveland's quarterly tourism guides. When not typing the day away at her laptop, she teaches writing and creativity classes for Creative Groove, Literary Cleveland, Cleveland State University, and more. Jen is a proud graduate of Ohio University's E.W. Scripps School of Journalism.

Street Level Radio on the Lake Theatre
Breaking Ground  When the warehouses are demolished in 2021, it will also pave the way for future development in Cleveland by adding new infrastructure on a long-stagnant site.

Cleveland makes way for the 2021 NFL Draft on the lakefront


Street Level Waterloo Arts - Art of the Ornament
Breaking Ground Relief Properties

Going with their Gut: HGTV's newest stars are from right here in Cleveland


Buzz FreshFaces Season Two

LISTEN --> FreshFaces Podcast: Doan Winkel of John Carroll University


Street Level Spin Cycle Records

Spin Cycle Records gets into the groove in St. Clair-Superior


Buzz FreshFaces Season Two

LISTEN --> FreshFaces Podcast: Archie Green of Peel Dem Layers Back


Street Level Dad Bods of the Midwest
Feature Story DigitalC is working to create a more equitable digital future for Cleveland.
Breaking Ground Rendering of Electric Gardens Apartments in Tremont
Street Level Cedar-Lee Mini Park
Buzz CLE-ative Groove: A 12-Week Artist's Way Journey
Street Level Sparx City Hop
Street Level Red Wine & Blue