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Cuyahoga County

Voting for Parks

Adrian Benepe | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green
Adrian Benepe

More and more, it appears, people are not just voting with their feet to visit and use parks, but they are literally casting their ballots and voting with their pocketbooks to say that parks are crucial parts of their communities.

Killer Who Stabbed Neighbor 17 Times Denied Clemency

AP | ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS | Posted 09.23.2013 | Crime

COLUMBUS, Ohio — The governor rejected clemency Wednesday for a condemned Cleveland killer who stabbed his victim 17 times, overruling a rare pl...

Prosecutor Canned For Posing As Accused Killer's Ex-Girlfriend On Facebook

Posted 06.08.2013 | Crime

An Ohio prosecutor who was fired for creating a fake Facebook account to chat with witnesses in a murder trial insists he acted in the interest of the...

Jennifer Bendery

Tea Party Senate Favorite: 'A Lot' Of Voters For Obama And Me

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 11.05.2012 | Politics

CLEVELAND -- Republican Senate hopeful Josh Mandel spent part of Monday standing outside in the cold here introducing himself to early voters as they ...

A More Efficient Voting Experience

Jonathan Brothers | Posted 10.29.2012 | Politics
Jonathan Brothers

Since these new laws and hours worked in 2008, why chance the system for 2012? The question remains, are Ohio's voting hours being influenced by partisan attempts to disenfranchise certain groups of Americans?

Ending Land Speculation That Drives Blight: Change the System, Change the Players

Dan Kildee | Posted 05.08.2012 | Business
Dan Kildee

If we are going to make progress in stabilizing neighborhoods and rebuilding the housing market, we cannot allow reckless and often willfully irresponsible speculation to continue.

An End to Wal-Mart Poaching?

Al Norman | Posted 04.30.2012 | Business
Al Norman

The redundant South Euclid Wal-Mart should crawl back under the rock it came from. We need to take back control over our hometowns from the 1% corporations who now have the upper hand.

Ohio Man Ensures No Local Family Goes Hungry

Lakewood Patch | Posted 12.04.2011 | Impact

For 17,905 Cuyahoga County residents in 2010, community service was a court-ordered punishment. For Lakewood's Jason Weiner, it's a way of life. "Be...

Florida Woman Gets 5 Years For Veteran Charity Scam

blog.cleveland.com | James F. McCarty | Posted 10.11.2011 | Impact

A Florida woman received five years in prison Wednesday for stealing more than $470,000 while posing as a representative of a national veterans charit...

Ohio Homeowners in Foreclosure See a Little Light through the Darkness

Jeff Coryell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jeff Coryell

Ohio's been written about as one of the hardest hit by the foreclosure crisis  - from the Wall Street Journal to USA Today and the New York Times.  ...

John Stossel of Fox News: Is He Dumb or Dishonest?

Jackson Williams | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Jackson Williams

Stossel's shopworn technique is to marshal his porous arguments in two ways. He leaves out crucial information, and uses facts that aren't particularly germane, all the while betting that viewers won't know any better.