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Monthly Archives: September 2010

Would You Use an Entertainment District Trolley Loop?

Take a 30-second survey regarding an entertainment district shuttle loop!

Flaming Ice Cube now open until 9:00p.m. Monday thru Friday

The Flaming Ice Cube is now open Monday thru Friday from 7:00a.m. until 9:00p.m. with Saturday hours coming soon! The Flaming Ice Cube also offers morning and afternoon drink specials. Stop in before 11:00a.m. each weekday and enjoy a jumbo, made from scratch muffin and a cup of their organic, shade-grown coffee for the special [...]

New Fall Plantings for Euclid Avenue!

Today, new fall plantings will be installed in the 103 planters that line Euclid Avenue from Public Square to PlayhouseSquare. The newer flowers and plants will replace this year’s brilliant summer flowers with colorful, but heartier plants for the cooler months of fall.

Gateway Neighborhood Community Meeting 9/23

Please join us for a community meeting at Flannery’s on September 23rd, 5:30pm, to discuss bike and pedestrian connectivity from CSU to through PlayhouseSquare and the Gateway Neighborhood.

Sparx City Hop Weather Update

As of 10:30 am this morning, the weather forecast showed rain for tonight. The afternoon should be dry.

Regardless, Sparx City Hop trolleys and merchants will remain open even if it does rain. Some outdoor events (Tower City Street Festival, Open Air in Market Square and the activities in Lincoln Park) may end early depending on the weather, but trolley routes will continue to connect City Hoppers to over 70 galleries and studios and over 100 restaurants and pubs.

Former President Clinton to Appear at Barley House on Tuesday, September 14th

Former President Bill Clinton will join Governor Ted Strickland and Yvette McGee Brown this Tuesday, September 14th at Barley House on W. 6th Street for a luncheon reception. The event is a fundraising event for current Governor Strickland and is being hosted by Tony & Kristine George and Lana Moresky. Guests must RSVP no later than this Sunday, September [...]

Sparx City Hop Trolley Stops

The 8th Annual Sparx City Hop is TOMORROW! From 11:00 am – 11:00 pm, Lolly the Trolley will provide two free trolley routes that will connect the 10 participating neighborhoods of Sparx City Hop. The hub for both trolley routes is E.4th Street and Prospect, in the heart of Downtown. From there, City Hoppers can choose from two directions:

United Way Event at Barley House: September 24th

Independent rock band Red Wanting Blue returns to Ohio’s North Coast to headline the 2nd Annual “Rock United,” a concert to benefit the 2010-2011 United Way of Greater Cleveland Campaign. The Columbus-based band will perform live at Barley House on Friday, September 24th. Doors open at 6:00p.m. and special guests include JACKIE, Gene the Werewolf [...]

A New Litter Reduction Campaign

I have been working the last few weeks with Pastor Doug Horner on the near west side to start the beginnings of a small piolet program aimed at increasing awareness about litter’s negative effects on the community—and to promote more recycling and anti-littering habits and mindsets. Hopefully our program which may include nicely decorated trash/recycling [...]

Downtown Photo Challenge Winners Announced

The winners for the 2010 Downtown Photo Challenge were announced today.
Over 230 individuals entered the 3rd annual competition, which was created by Downtown Cleveland Alliance as a way to encourage exploration of the unique character of the center of the city.

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