Submitted by Martha Eakin on Fri, 01/16/2009 - 19:54.

Here we go… If you were wondering about how federal stimulus dollars might be spent in Ohio, this should give you some idea. Gov.


Submitted by Roldo on Fri, 01/16/2009 - 13:38.

Don’t you just love the dance the establishment, its puppet politicians and its subservient media are doing with the medical mart.

“This community needs to move ahead on the medical mart, and that means pushing for a decision on where to build it,” headlined a Plain Dealer editorial, “Decision time.”

Well, editorial writers, no one is building a medical mart.

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dance video of the day - what to do with all that pointe work

Submitted by Susan Miller on Fri, 01/16/2009 - 10:36.



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Rescue Village needs Soup Bowls !

Submitted by bginley on Thu, 01/15/2009 - 12:44.

Calling potters, painters and creative folks

Use your creativity to craft a bowl and donate it to Rescue Village for Empty Bowls 2009. Colorful, animal-themed designs are always a favorite!

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Submitted by Roldo on Wed, 01/14/2009 - 14:01.

George Voinovich was a very selective conservative. That made him also a very selective “moderate” Republican.

My experience with Voinovich tells me he used his ethnic background to represent wealth in the community and in the nation. He successfully portrayed himself as personally frugal and the image carried him a long way.

I once told an audience that Voinovich would never be Governor because people saw him as a Mayor, nothing more. I was obviously very wrong.

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cocktails + connection + collaboration - SEAN Membership Drive @ ArtHouse January 14, 2008

Submitted by bginley on Tue, 01/13/2009 - 22:23.

AH SEAN (Self-Employed Artists' Network) provides professional development opportunities for artists and arts educators.  AH SEAN promotes the work of regional artists, fosters best practices, and acts as a nexus between art and business.


$25 annual membership includes:


Submitted by Jeff Buster on Tue, 01/13/2009 - 19:05.


Hawk, this photo of the inside of the Beehive School I went back and took for you.   And in looking down the frozen hallway with the decaying paint and the broken windows against the west, my thoughts flashed to the many other interiors I'd seen like this in Cleveland.


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videos of guy templeton black & yogi, . QUEST. ministries

Submitted by Quest-News-Serv... on Tue, 01/13/2009 - 18:11.

videos of guy templeton black  & yogi, . QUEST. ministries

my space has some videos that youtube doesn't

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Port Authority Questions and Considerations

Submitted by Susan Miller on Tue, 01/13/2009 - 16:32.

port container shipping area distribution

The envisioned business area for our envisioned 200 acre port facility at East 55th Street in the inner harbor (in the Innercity Yacht Club and marina to be exact).

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new works : winter cleveland collage

Submitted by bginley on Tue, 01/13/2009 - 00:05.

In seed time learn, in harvest teach, in winter enjoy.  ~William Blake


art.share ~>my new collages are old datebooks on wood with layers of paint & mixed media

Mystery artist ID?

Submitted by lmcshane on Mon, 01/12/2009 - 23:53.

Can you name the artist of this piece? How does sculpture affect your psyche? Today, I had to remember this piece to ground my troubled mind.

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8 years later - Hauser Amendment passes

Submitted by Susan Miller on Mon, 01/12/2009 - 23:38.

Eyes and ears were focused on the land bank legislation and it passed, but slipped in there with it was

"The Hauser Ammendment"

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YouTube - Wassup 2008 ONLY TWO MINUTES

Submitted by Quest-News-Serv... on Mon, 01/12/2009 - 00:37.


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Quakes shake loose fears about Yellowstone volcano

Submitted by Quest-News-Serv... on Mon, 01/12/2009 - 00:29.


Quakes shake loose fears about Yellowstone volcano 

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Resale Issues in a poor economy

Submitted by DesireeSchmitt on Sun, 01/11/2009 - 20:23.

I just viewed a clip this evening and hit Google to find out more...

Congress recently passed a law to protect children under the age of 12 against lead poisoning.  The law was meant to protect against toys poisoned with lead, or lead based paint.  The law is actually very broadly written and also covers clothing... all clothing...

There is also very little guidance about the new law... basically... resale shops have to test every article to prevent against lead content... how will that work if testing costs more than the sale price of the garment?

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Dennis Kucinich - Federal Reserve No More Federal Than Federal Express! - video

Submitted by Quest-News-Serv... on Sun, 01/11/2009 - 17:47.

video - Dennis Kucinich -  Federal Reserve No More Federal Than Federal Express! 





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parmadale murders another child - Faith Finley died after being restrained in banned position

Submitted by Quest-News-Serv... on Sun, 01/11/2009 - 01:09.

parmadale murders another child - Faith Finley died after being restrained in banned position

Faith Finley died after being restrained in controversial position

Posted by Rachel Dissell/Plain Dealer Reporter. January 10, 2009 07:00AM

Real Time News

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Submitted by Jeff Buster on Sat, 01/10/2009 - 16:42.


The book lockers in the photo above are an example of simple technology on which tax money ought to be spent.   These book lockers are also an example of how, in very simple ways, a local government can dramatically influence a community's sense of self-worth.


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Public Works

Submitted by lmcshane on Sat, 01/10/2009 - 15:12.

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reading a book on a snowy day

Submitted by Susan Miller on Sat, 01/10/2009 - 10:45.

Snow is blowing by my window this morning and I have just watched my neighbor and his 6 year old son dig out their driveway and drive away. I cruised over to to see what is news in NEO... not much.

So I returned to REALNEO and opened a book: REALNEO TOPSOIL - Technology Optimization Platform for Social Organization, Innovation and Learning


Submitted by Jeff Buster on Fri, 01/09/2009 - 16:35.

One nice thing about Cleveland and Cuyahoga County is that they treat every citizen and land owner in the same fair and square way - when it comes to taxes, TIFs, subsidies, UDAG funds, building code enforcement, and “favors”.

Fair and Square.

With lots of sunshine thrown in.

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Submitted by Roldo on Thu, 01/08/2009 - 14:22.

Today’s Plain Dealer is very instructive.

The Metro pages have little news in six pages.
Ironically, the major metro page ad is from bad boy Auditor Frank Russo. It is a listing of delinquent personal property taxes – smaller than usual since the tax is being eliminated. Even so, the Russo ad takes up the entire second page and four inches across Page 6, which is dominated by the weather report, not news.

Then paid obituary notices eat up two full pages and a bit more.
The front Metro page is dominated – not by hard news - but by a sports story out of Avon.

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Submitted by Roldo on Wed, 01/07/2009 - 13:47.

In the 1990s, Cleveland had a rather highly educated City Council. I can’t remember the number but the percentage of lawyers among the 21 members was high.

Cleveland also had an intelligent, crafty and feisty Mayor in Michael White.

Today, City Council appears – with a few exceptions – to be inept and even farcical. Mayor Frank Jackson may be steady but one wouldn’t call him artful or exciting.

Does it make any difference?

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Join us Friday :: Starving Artist Sale :: Tremont ArtWalk 1-9-09

Submitted by DesireeSchmitt on Wed, 01/07/2009 - 12:13.

Stop by for our Starving Artist Sale in the foyer where you can get great deals on great pieces and help out a starving artist!

Also, check out our clearance sale where you can get designer consignments for as little as $1.99!

Friday ArtWalk Hours: 5pm - 10pm

2415 Tremont Avenue
Cleveland, OH  44113


Located in historic Tremont on the corners of Jefferson and Tremont Avenue.

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