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- The momentum of PlayhouseSquare continues to build! Their new outdoor redesign, complete with a 20-foot-tall outdoor chandelier, will be rolled out on May 2nd. – Hilton Worldwide was chosen as the operator of the brand new, 600-guestroom Cleveland Convention Center hotel. – Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. has officially announced that they will [...]

Startup Weekend happening at 5th Street Arcades

The 5th Street Arcades will host a weekend summit for innovative Cleveland entrepreneurs from Friday, March 8 through Sunday, March 10. The summit, called Startup Weekend, is a nationwide program which brings together entrepreneurs from both the technical and business side to pitch ideas and form groups to get their business plans off the ground. [...]

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- Christopher M. Conner, Chairman and CEO of Sherwin-Williams Company, was named as one of the Top 100 CEO’s in the country, according to Harvard Business Review! – The Warehouse District was named one of the top 10 formerly industrial areas that has been transformed into hip, trendy neighborhoods! – Portside Distillery, Cleveland’s [...]

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  – Britton Gallagher reaps the rewards of having a Downtown address, growing faster than projected and already taking on additional office space in the NineTwelve District. Read more here… – Yet another new restaurant is coming to Downtown Cleveland in early 2013: “Stonetown,” brought to you by the owner-operators of Cleveland’s Zanzibar, Angie’s Soul [...]

Retail is popping up Downtown

No, really. Say hello to Collective Upcycle, a pop-up boutique shop of reused art and handmade goods by Cleveland artists. This great boutique brings together many Cleveland-area artists and innovators who repurpose existing resources and leftover materials and transform them into something new, functional, beautiful, or whimsical. In an enthusiastic demonstration of Cleveland’s bustling creative [...]

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Downtown Cleveland Alliance brings you the latest news and information on business development in Downtown Cleveland each month. -   Alexander Mann Solutions chose Downtown Cleveland over Raleigh, N.C. for its U.S. operations hub, bringing up to 300 jobs to the city. -   We have plenty of job opportunities along with fun places to [...]

Colossal Cupcakes Opens this Friday March 16th

Colossal Cupcakes is opening this Friday at 7AM! Colossal Cupcakes is located at 530 Euclid (storefront of the Colonial Marketplace). Colossal Cupcakes serves homemade and ample sized cupcakes that offer a unique and homemade delicacy to the Greater Cleveland area. We offer an overwhelming amount of flavors decorated with supreme imagination. We pride ourselves with [...]

Down & Aroundtown Neighborhood Feature: Tremont

Do you need to update your Spring wardrobe?  Shop Tremont for all of the latest styles! It’s no surprise that Tremont is a go-to style headquarters for some of Cleveland’s trendiest dressers.  Fashionista favorite boutique Banyan Tree (2242 Professor Ave.) continues to offer its eclectic mix of men’s and women’s fashions, jewelry and housewares, while [...]

RW Chef Profile: Joe Bemer, Wonder Bar

If you’ve dined in Cleveland over the past decade there is a good chance you’ve shared a meal with Joe Bemer.  More accurately, Joe Bemer has probably shared a meal with you. A lifelong Clevelander, Bemer has cooked in some of Cleveland’s most revered kitchens, including the former Fulton Bar & Grill, Sinergy, Johnny’s, Fire, [...]

New Pop-Up Gift Shop Opens for the Holidays

There is a new Pop-Up Gift Shop that recently opened and is located at 2242 Euclid Avenue, (right at Trinity Commons, next to Ten Thousand Villages. The new shop is open Thursdays thru Sunday’s from now until December 19th. For hours, updates, artists, community art & craft workshops & special events, visit their website at With support from [...]

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