Karin Connelly Rice

Karin Connelly Rice enjoys telling people's stories, whether it's a promising startup or a life's passion. Over the past 20 years she has reported on the local business community for publications such as Inside Business and Cleveland Magazine. She was editor of the Rocky River/Lakewood edition of In the Neighborhood and was a reporter and photographer for the Amherst News-Times. At Fresh Water she enjoys telling the stories of Clevelanders who are shaping and embracing the business and research climate in Cleveland.

Breaking Ground Historic replicas of the street signs along Mount Vernon Boulevard in the Forest Hill neighborhood.
Breaking Ground Fawaky Burst general manager Deonte Peterson

Juice it up: Fawaky Burst opens its doors in Cleveland Heights


Breaking Ground Picnic Hill Market Cafe

New dining options round out Fairmount Circle


Breaking Ground The City Mission’s New Horizons program home was unveiled to Star and her children  Friday, Dec. 20, with a ribbon-cutting ceremony.
Breaking Ground East 75th Street and Grand Avenue site of the proposed Cleveland Police Headquarters facility.
Breaking Ground Nosotros Rock Climbing Gym Lakewood facility
Breaking Ground Sides to Go BBQ
Feature Story Flower Child on Clifton Boulevard is full to the ceiling with the best Christmas kitsch.
Breaking Ground The utility box wrap titled “Happy Koi,” by Mitzi Lai, at East 33rd Street and Payne Avenue.

Colorful signs of life are popping up in Cleveland's AsiaTown


Feature Story Nikole Davis of Baba Yaga’s Greenhouse Café

More Clevelanders have no beef with growing vegan options


Breaking Ground Stylist Kelley Shaffer designed the look of the space, using potter Billy Ritter’s jugs, bowls, and pots for the shelves.
Breaking Ground Rising Star