Welcome to Fresh Water
, a weekly e-zine that promises to shed light on Cleveland's most compelling people, businesses, organizations and neighborhoods.
As our name not-so-subtly suggests, Fresh Water
seeks to redirect the conversation from negative stereotypes about our city, economy, and people to those that tell a very different tale. Fresh Water's story – Cleveland's story
– is one of constant change fueled by a compelling cast of big thinkers.Fresh Water
is the story of What's Next?
What's next in biomed; what's next in sustainability; what's next in local foods, what's next in philanthropy; what's next in neighborhood development. Our focus will be on "new economy" disciplines and big thinkers in the fields of design, architecture, alternative energy, medical innovation, urban farming – each week, you'll read their stories here.
We speak to creative, highly mobile and curious people who are
interested in quality of life issues, job-creating small businesses, innovative start-ups. They want to know where innovation is
taking place, and where neighborhood transformations are taking root.
Some of our readers, we hope, will be inspired to move here from
elsewhere and set up shop.
With underwriting support from public, non-profit and philanthropic supporters in Cleveland, Fresh Water
brings a fresh perspective to the C-Town story – a narrative of creative people, compelling events, innovative businesses, new developments and cool places to live, work and play.
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to share the good news.
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