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to standard mall franchises. The food court has great views of the river. Tower City is connected by walkway to the Tower City Amphitheater, the Quicken Loans Arena and Progressive Field, and the federal courthouse. Rapid Transit lines head west to the airport as well as through University Circle and suburbs to the east. '''The Galleria at Erieview''' is another complex downtown that includes a popular lunchtime foodcourt. It has recently been hosting art galleries and art events. '''Shaker Square''' is an historic shopping center built in 1929 and connected to downtown and the eastern suburbs by two Rapid Transit lines. The Square includes some interesting shops and restaurants and serves as the center of a diverse, lively neighborhood. Shoppers have been flocking to Northeast Ohio since the development of several lifestyle centers have attracted upscale retailers. On the East Side, '''Legacy Village''' (in Lyndhurst) has been added to Cleveland's ''fashion district'' along Cedar Road (which includes '''Beachwood Place''' and La Place in Beachwood). Nearby, '''Eton Collection''' (on Chagrin Boulevard in Woodmere) provides even more upscale options for shopping and dining. On the West Side, '''Crocker Park''' (in Westlake) provides a mixed-use "new town" environment with upscale shopping. Cleveland's active art community has galleries throughout the area with larger concentrations in '''Tremont''', '''Ohio City''' (just across the Cuyahoga River from downtown), and '''Little Italy'''. Unique boutiques abound in the inner ring suburbs of Cleveland Heights, Shaker Heights and Lakewood. New England charm and "mom-and-pop" shops can be found along the public squares of Western Reserve towns (settled as the Connecticut Western Reserve), including Chagrin Falls, Hudson, Olmsted Falls, Willoughby, Medina, Chardon and Painesville. Groceries and other basics The major supermarket chains in the Cleveland area are Giant Eagle, Dave's, Heinen's, Aldi, Whole Foods Market, and Trader Joe's. In addition the nation's two largest discount store chains Walmart and Target each have a store in Cleveland as well. The CVS and Walgreens drug store chains are also ubiquitous throughout Cleveland with many locations open twenty four hours a day. Eat thumb 300px W. 6th Street in the Historic Warehouse District (File:Warehouse District.jpg) Cleveland is host to a wide variety of restaurants and is culinarily much more diverse than an outsider might suspect in the Midwest drawing on large enclaves of ethnic neighborhoods and immigration (Ohio City, '''Slavic Village''', Parma, Hough, '''Little Italy''', '''Chinatown''' and others). Certainly, Eastern European food and Soul food are big in a city where Hungarians, Slavs, Poles, Czechs, Bohemians and Southern African Americans were drawn to the steel and automotive industries in the late 19th and early 20th centuries; however, recent emigres have spiced up the mix, adding many more influences including Indian, Chinese, Southeast Asian, Puerto Rican and Central American, Middle Eastern and Mediterranean. In the mid-1990s Cleveland was in step with the resurgence of the restaurant industry, and has many restaurants on-par with their larger-city counterparts, many of which are located in the '''Historic Warehouse District''', '''the Flats''', '''Ohio City''', '''Tremont''', the '''Gateway Neighborhood''' and along the '''Restaurant Row''' in the East Side suburbs. In fact, the area boasts of 6 AAA Four Diamond restaurants, the most between New York and Chicago. Today's Cleveland is not merely your Grandfather's sausage and pierogi steel town. Drink There are plenty of bars in Cleveland - most are located Downtown (Cleveland Downtown). Sleep Hotels are mostly located Downtown (Cleveland Downtown), with a few additional East Side (Cleveland East Side) options around University Circle, and some properties near the airport on the far West Side (Cleveland West Side). The only hostel in the city is in Ohio City on the West Side (Cleveland West Side). Neighboring suburbs also provide numerous lodging choices. Connect Wireless connectivity *Intel named Cleveland as one of its four "Worldwide Digital Communities" (with Corpus Christi, Texas; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; and Taipei, Taiwan). Due to substantial capital investment in support of this distinction, Cleveland will eventually have free wifi access throughout the entire city. In the meantime, most coffee shops offer wireless internet connection as do the campuses of Cleveland State University and Case Western Reserve. The Tower City Center in the downtown area is another spot with free wifi access. Phone Greater Cleveland, including all of Cuyahoga County, is served by AT&T. Several other local telephone companies have networks in different portions of the county, and most cable companies also offer phone service through their networks. *Area code '''216''' serves the City of Cleveland and the inner ring suburbs. *Area code '''440''' serves the balance of the suburbs along with Ashtabula, Geauga, Lake, and Lorain Counties. *Area code '''234''' and '''330''' together serve the rest of Northeast Ohio, including Medina, Portage, Summit, and Stark Counties to the south. All calling within Cuyahoga County (which includes all of the '''216''' area code) is toll-free, and includes toll-free calling into and from western Lake County, Chesterland in Geauga County, Columbia Township in Lorain County, and the communities abutting Cuyahoga County in Medina, and Summit Counties. Area code '''216''' callers in the City of Cleveland can call toll-free into other communities in Lorain County, such as Elyria and North Ridgeville, while the remaining callers in Cuyahoga County can call certain areas at a reduced rate. Some phone companies provide the extended calling area toll-free as an added benefit to compete with AT&T. Stay safe When driving at night in the city, stay in your car along major urban corridors (like Euclid, Chester and Carnegie Avenues heading east and Detroit and Lorain Avenues heading west). At night, you may want to avoid inner city neighborhoods and the City of East Cleveland in its entirety (in this case, including Euclid Ave). '''East Side Driving Tip''' Many of the city's so-called "rough" neighborhoods are on the east side. However, tourists in general wouldn't have any reason to visit these neighborhoods. University Circle on the east side, where all the city's main cultural instituations is safe, however. Nevertheless, keep a watchful eye on your surroundings in the evening when vast parts of the neighborhood are deserted. Eastern inner-ring suburbs such as Cleveland Heights, University Heights, Beachwood and Shaker Heights are all very safe. A good rule of thumb is-once an East Side suburban "Road" becomes an Inner City "Avenue", turn around and get directions to Euclid, Chester or Carnegie Avenues. Example: Cedar Road in the East Side Suburbs (where it becomes the "Fashion District") is a really nice corridor, but once it becomes Cedar Avenue in the City of Cleveland proper, you should pick one of the above-mentioned roads that run parallel to its north. Similarly, Chagrin Boulevard (which connects the upscale communities of Shaker Heights, Beachwood (including Cleveland's "Restaurant Row" and the bulk of the East Side office market), Pepper Pike, Orange Village, Moreland Hills, Hunting Valley and Chagrin Falls) turns into Kinsman Road (an "underground pharmaceutical" neighborhood) once crossing into the City of Cleveland proper. '''West Side Driving Tip''' Again, staying on Lorain and Detroit Avenues, I-90, I-71 or the Shoreway (State 2) is your safest bet. However, driving West 25th (which becomes Pearl), State and Ridge isn't all that terrifying. On the near West Side, avoid the Public Housing Projects that abut the vibrant neighborhoods of the Flats, Ohio City and Tremont. Cleveland is ranked 7th in National Crime Rate Statistics. Avoid eye-contact, walk assertively, stay in lit areas, be aware of bushes trees corner, don't walk too close to buildings, Dial 911 from any telephone for emergency police, medical, and fire services. Cope Newspapers * '''Cleveland Plain Dealer'''. Known locally as the "P.D.", the Plain Dealer is the largest local daily newspaper and Cleveland's paper of record. * '''Cleveland Scene'''. A free weekly paper containing a lot of entertainment information. * '''Sun Newspapers''', community papers with a ton of different versions providing local info on every part of town and throughout the suburbs. Alternative Radio + Weeklies WAPS 91.3 FM (south of Cleveland) Adult alternative (Mon – Sat), international folk (Sun) WBWC 88.3 FM Non-commercial alternative music of Baldwin-Wallace College WCSB 89.3 FM A little bit of everything from Cleveland State University WJCU 88.7 FM College alternative of John Carroll University WOBC 91.5 FM Free-form noncommercial radio of The Oberlin College Student Network WRUW 91.1 FM Noncommercial multi-format of Case Western Reserve University WZIP 88.1 FM (south of Cleveland) Rhythm radio rock of University of Akron '''Other Music Publications''' Jazz + Blues Report Alternative Press Consulates * WikiPedia:Cleveland Dmoz:Regional North America United States Ohio Localities C Cleveland commons:Cleveland

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?id oDVWAAAAIBAJ&sjid B-gDAAAAIBAJ&pg 3738,1405503 title Stations Turn Off 'Turn On' date 19690208 accessdate April 19, 2011 author Associated Press amp;set a.246096739326.141367.245324499326&type 1&ref nf The Plain Dealer: "WEWS-TV Turns Off 'Turn On'", February 6, 1969, via Cleveland Classic Media's Facebook page.

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States of America American sportscaster in Cleveland, Ohio. He has been a radio and television sportscaster for 39 years. Design The Skourases chose Rapp & Rapp, Chicago's famed theater architects, to design the 3000 seat Ambassador. The firm's local debut, the St. Louis Theater (now Powell Symphony Hall), was completed in 1925 on Grand Boulevard (Grand Boulevard (St. Louis)). In addition to Windy City achievements such as the Chicago (Chicago Theatre), Southtown


to display an intense commitment to Judaism and Jewish life. in Bibliography, Jewish Women's Encyclopedia She participated in Jewish summer camps and in Jewish youth groups; when she was 16 she decided to become a rabbi. She

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clevelandhistory Encyclopedia of Cleveland History, Rock'n'Roll In 1949, Freed moved to Cleveland and, in April 1950, he joined WXEL (WJW (TV)) (TV channel 9) as the afternoon movie show host. Digital Case Search Results The next year, he got a job playing classical music on Cleveland radio station WJW (WKNR). Alan Freed biography WAKR Akron In the late 1940s, while working at WAKR (1590 AM) in Akron (Akron, Ohio), Ohio, Freed met Cleveland record store owner Leo Mintz. Record Rendezvous was one of Cleveland's largest record stores, who had begun selling rhythm and blues records. Mintz told Freed that he had noticed increased interest in the records at his store, and encouraged him to play them on the radio. Encyclopedia of Cleveland History, Rock'n'Roll In 1949, Freed moved to Cleveland and, in April 1950, he joined WXEL (WJW (TV)) (TV channel 9) as the afternoon movie show host. Digital Case Search Results The next year, he got a job playing classical music on Cleveland radio station WJW (WKNR). Alan Freed biography WJW Cleveland Mintz proposed buying airtime on Cleveland radio station WJW (WKNR) (850 AM) to be devoted entirely to R&B recordings, with Freed as host. On July 11, 1951, Freed started playing rhythm and blues records on WJW. Miller, James. ''Flowers in the Dustbin: The Rise of Rock and Roll, 1947-1977''. Simon & Schuster (1999), pp. 57-61. ISBN 0-684-80873-0. Freed called his show "The Moondog House" and billed himself as "The King of the Moondoggers". He had been inspired by an offbeat instrumental called "Moondog Symphony" that had been recorded by New York street musician Louis T. Hardin, aka "Moondog". Freed adopted the record as his show's theme music. His on-air manner was energetic, in contrast to many contemporary radio presenters of traditional pop music, who tended to sound more subdued and low-key in manner . He addressed his listeners as if they were all part of a make-believe kingdom of hipsters, united in their love for "black" music. On January 23, 1986, Freed was part of the first group inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, which was built in Cleveland in recognition of Freed's involvement in the promotion of the genre. In 1988, he was also posthumously inducted into the National Radio Hall of Fame. On December 10, 1991, Freed was given a Star on The Hollywood Walk of Fame. On February 26, 2002, Freed was honored at the GRAMMY Awards with the Trustees Award. death_date origin Cleveland, Ohio, U.S. (United States) instrument Vocals (singing), guitar, harp, bouzouki, banjo, clarinet, keyboards (Keyboard instrument), organ (Electronic organ), percussion, harmonica Biography Tracy Chapman was born in Cleveland, Ohio, where she was raised by her mother. Despite not having much money, her mother recognized Tracy's love of music and bought her a ukulele when Tracy was just three. Williamson, Nigel Tracy Chapman Biography All About Tracy Chapman, July 2001 Tracy Chapman began playing guitar and writing songs at the age of eight. She says that she may have been first inspired to play the guitar by the television show ''Hee Haw''. Martin, Michael "Without Further Ado, Songster Tracy Chapman Returns" National Public Radio, August 20, 2009 In 1922, Capablanca also gave a simultaneous exhibition in Cleveland against 103 opponents, the largest in history up to that time, winning 102 and drawing (draw (chess)) one – setting a record for the best winning percentage ever in a large simultaneous exhibition. WikiPedia:Cleveland Dmoz:Regional North America United States Ohio Localities C Cleveland commons:Cleveland

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was changed to "William" by a teacher. Zorach stayed in Ohio for almost 15 years pursuing his artistic endeavors. He worked as a lithographer as a teenager and went on to study painting with Henry G. Keller at the Cleveland School of Art from 1905-1907. In 1908, Zorach moved to New York in enroll in the National Academy of Design.

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11, ahead of Reshevsky and Pal Benko, as Fischer won again. Cleveland Cleveland's Chinatown (renamed Asiatown in 2006) is one of several ethnic communities within the city proper, along with Little Italy (Little Italy, Cleveland) and Slavic Village. The neighborhood is centered


Roll url http: health-news best-hospitals articles 2010 07 14 best-hospitals-2010-11-the-honor-roll work Best Hospitals 2010-11: The Honor Roll publisher U.S. News & World Report accessdate 7 March 2011 The Cleveland Clinic was established in 1921 by four physicians for the purpose of providing patient care, research, and medical education in an ideal medical setting. One of the largest private medical centers in the world, the Cleveland Clinic saw more than 3,200,000 patient visits in 2009, with almost 80,000 hospital admissions. Cleveland Clinic Overview Patients arrive at the Cleveland Clinic from all 50 states and more than 100 nations. The Cleveland Clinic's approximately 2,500 staff physicians and residents WikiPedia:Cleveland Dmoz:Regional North America United States Ohio Localities C Cleveland commons:Cleveland

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Torrence attended Hiland High School in Berlin, Ohio, and went on to attend Kent State University: Stark Campus. His family owns and operates a bed and breakfast in Berlin. After studying with Second City (Second City Chicago)'s Players Workshop in Chicago, Illinois, Torrence began touring in a comedy troupe called Corn, Beef and Cabbage



As of the 2013 Census Estimate (United States Census Bureau), the city proper had a total population of 390,113, making Cleveland the 48th largest city (List of United States cities by population) in the United States, and the second largest city in Ohio (List of cities in Ohio) after Columbus (Columbus, Ohio). Cleveland is part of the larger Cleveland-Akron-Canton, OH Combined Statistical Area (Combined Statistical Area), which in 2013 had a population of 3,501,538, and ranked as the country's 15th largest CSA (Table of United States Combined Statistical Areas).

Residents of Cleveland are called "Clevelanders (List of people from Cleveland, Ohio)". Nicknames for the city include "The Forest City", "Metropolis of the Western Reserve (Connecticut Western Reserve)", "The Rock and Roll Capital of the World", "C-Town", and the more historical "Sixth City" (at its peak in the 1950s, Cleveland was actually the fifth most populous U.S. city). Due to its proximity to Lake Erie, the Cleveland area is often referred to locally as "The North Coast".

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