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August 9, 2019

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31 of the Best Happy Hour Specials in Cleveland Right Now

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31 of the Best Happy Hour Specials in Cleveland Right Now Photos From Peter Frampton’s Farewell Concert at Blossom 17 Fun Things to Do This Weekend in Cleveland (Aug. 7-13) Santana and the Doobie Brothers Performing at Blossom Breaking Benjamin, Diamante, Dorothy, Three Days Grace and Chevelle Performing at Blossom......
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Cleveland Cop Who Shot and Killed Man Outside Corner Alley Appears to Have Violated Order to Carry Secondary Weapons

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Reporting based on the investigative files and video collected by the Cuyahoga County Sheriff’s Department into the police-involved shooting death of 21-year-old Thomas Yatsko outside of the Corner Alley in University Circle in January 2018, Cleveland.com has the fullest picture yet published on the events of the evening. Witness accounts......
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Furniture Back on Closed, Pop-Up Market Avenue Street Park After City’s Safety Concerns Addressed by Ohio City Inc.

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click to enlarge It came as a bit of a shock about seven days ago when the chairs and tables on Market Ave., which had been placed there after the street was closed to traffic for a three-month pop-up park that had operated smoothly and to almost universal approval, were......
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The Fund for Our Economic Future Announces Car-Dependent Solutions for First Round of Paradox Prize Winners

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click to enlarge Photo by formulanone/FlickrCC Two months ago, the Fund for Our Economic Future announced a new effort to resolve the spatial mismatch issue in this region. With few restrictions on the growth of sprawl in the Northeast Ohio area, job centers have moved further from the city, making......
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Peter Frampton Bids Farewell at Rousing Blossom Concert

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click to enlarge Peter Frampton was destined to be a rock star. He attended school with David Bowie and played concerts there alongside Bowie’s band before dabbling into psychedelic rock with the Herd, transitioning into the hard rock world with Humble Pie, becoming a solo artist and setting the world......
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The International Cat Show Returns to Cleveland’s I-X Center This October

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click to enlarge In a city where dogs seem to get all of the attention, Cleveland cat people will have their weekend to shine at the International Cat Show, hosted by the Cat Fancier’s Association, this October. More than 1,000 cats from every corner of the globe will compete at......
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The Guardian Wants to Know Who Cleveland’s ‘Champions’ Are

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Erik Drost Flickr CC Cleveland Script Sign The Guardian, a British newspaper, announced last week that it’s launching a project to locate and celebrate the people and organizations transforming American cities — making them “more livable and lovable” places.  Partnering with the For Freedoms civic engagement project and local media......
History

The Crazy Superstitions and Real-Life Science of the Northern Lights | At the Smithsonian

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In 1859, a record-breaking aurora borealis shimmered across nearly the entire northern hemisphere and was visible as far south as Cuba. One of the witnesses to this historic heavenly display was the artist Frederic Edwin Church, who saw the event from New York City. One of the 19th century’s most......
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The Government Taste Testers Who Reshaped America’s Diet | History

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Lucy Alexander boasted one of the strangest jobs on the federal payroll. Her official title was the innocuous “chief poultry cook” for the Bureau of Home Economics, a division of the United States Department of Agriculture, and Alexander was a veteran of the government taste testing landscape. Throughout the 1920s......

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