Sunday, July 27 2014 5:57 PM EDT2014-07-27 21:57:03 GMT
A dive team is searching for the body of a 34-year-old man from the Toledo area, believed to have drowned in a Jet Ski accident on Saturday. It happened around 8:30 p.m. Saturday in a private pond inMore >>
The body of 34-year-old Jason Mitchell, from Perrysburg, was located by divers around 1pm on Sunday in about seven feet of water.More >>
2016 Republican National Convention named Cleveland as its host city.
decision is worth millions of dollars and shines a very bright light on
Cleveland. All Ohioans should feel proud of this accomplishment. So how come
the front-page story in the Blade dredged up irrelevant, negative impressions
of Cleveland based on images and events that happened almost 50 years ago?
Blade reporter leads with a burning Cuyahoga River. Well, the Cuyahoga River
caught fire in the summer of 1969! The reporter also derides Cleveland
with the "Mistake on the Lake" brand. That moniker is also a relic of
what could have been said: Today, Cleveland is generally considered an example
of revitalization. In studies conducted by The Economist, Cleveland was
ranked one of the most livable cities in the U.S., and the city was ranked as
the best city in the continental U.S. for business meetings. Now that's
fortunate for Cleveland that the RNC doesn't read The Blade, whose petty
put-downs smack of insecurity and an inferiority complex toward the other big
cities in the state.
Thursday, July 17 2014 8:18 PM EDT2014-07-18 00:18:19 GMT
This week the LPGA stars are in town! The Marathon Classic began on Thursday. Over the years this tournament has generated millions of dollars for local charities. In addition, it provides northwestMore >>
This week the LPGA stars are in town! The Marathon Classic began on Thursday.
Tuesday, July 8 2014 7:39 PM EDT2014-07-08 23:39:49 GMT
Downtown food trucks are getting a lot of attention. The question of fundamental fairness has been raised by the owners of the brick and mortar establishments, whose investments and permanence far exceed that borne byMore >>
Downtown food trucks are getting a lot of attention. The question of fundamental fairness has been raised by the owners of the brick and mortar establishments, whose investments and permanence far exceed that borne by food truck owners.More >>
Wednesday, June 25 2014 5:51 PM EDT2014-06-25 21:51:49 GMT
We do not take any joy or satisfaction in seeing The Blade's workforce continue to dwindle; the cost to our city is too high to seek any silver lining.More >>
Just when Downtown, through investments by ProMedica and the efforts of areas such as the Warehouse District, is starting to grow and thrive, the loss of 131 Blade jobs is a setback for Downtown, the city and our region.More >>
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