REVIEW: Shivering Timbers & Tom Evanchuck at Mechanic St. House Concert

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Sat 1/12 Mechanic Street House Concert Live Nation eat your heart out. House concerts, organized the way Lynn Phares & Joel Elvery do it, are now a viable opportunity for emerging indie bands to reach new audiences, reduce costs, sell merch and earn cash. For bands, it’s almost a no-brainer: No pay to play, no beer soaked [...]
VIDEO: Susan Van Vorst at B-W's Updated Conservatory of Music

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  Susan Van Vorst was named Director of the Conservatory of Music at Baldwin Wallace University earlier this year, and she tells Cool Cleveland about the magnificent $20 million renovation that has doubled the square footage and doubled the number of practice rooms for music students. Watch the video interview here. This innovative facility integrates brand new [...]
Pancakes Are Flipping for United Way

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[ August 29, 2013; 7:00 am to 10:00 am. ] Thu 8/29 7-10AM What could be better than a stack of freshly grilled pancakes, especially when it's for a good cause. Cool Cleveland always attends United Way's Campaign Kickoff and Pancake Flip on Public Square, when they announce their huge goal (usually over $40 million) that they plan to raise this year to help those in need [...]
Kudos to a Broadband Hero

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[ September 18, 2013; 6:00 am; ] Wed 9/18 @ 4 - 6pm Pay homage to this year's Broadband Hero -- Susan Crawford --- at the OneCommunity annual meeting. The inaugural OneCommunity Broadband Hero Award will be granted to Susan "for her body of work which, combining scholarship with activism, and policy work with a commitment to an open Internet, has exerted a [...]
VIDEO: Sneak Peek of Owls, Hawks & a Bald Eagle at CMNH: With Beer!

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[ August 22, 2013; 4:00 am; ]   Cool Cleveland got a rare peek at the Armington Raptor Center hidden inside the Perkins Wildlife Center and Woods Garden at the Cleveland Museum of Natural History. Harvey Webster, Director of Wildlife Resources is getting ready for Birds, Beasts, Brats and Beer on Thu 8/22, which is the only time during the year when the [...]
Apply Now for Weatherhead 100 Awards

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Hard to believe it’s been 26 years since the Weatherhead 100 was established to celebrate entrepreneurship in our region, and to highlight the best small businesses around. Sorta sounds like Cool Cleveland! The black-tie award dinner is a big deal, and will be held on Tue 12/3/13 at Executive Caterers at Landerhaven, so get your tuxes [...]
Cleveland SkyLift - A Whole New Way to Explore the City?

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  LeanDog wants to change the way you get around Cleveland. They’ve come up with the Cleveland SkyLift, a proposed aerial cable car system that would connect you to the lake and provide stunning views of our city. Hey, let’s do it. Learn more WIN CASH with the FREE Cool Cleveland mobile app for iPhone or Android.
Join an Educational Bar Hop by Rail Transit

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[ August 8, 2013; 10:00 pm; ] Thu 8/8 @ 5 - 9pm By John Benson Just as Clevelanders are divided as east and west siders, there’s another demarcation line of sorts in Northeast Ohio regarding the Rapid transit. For those folks who take the red, green or blue line to work every day, there is very little excitement aside from the [...]
Think Lake County This August

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Only 30 minutes east of Downtown, Think Lake County! Looking for an event listing in Lake County?  Best way is through our Lake Erie Coastal Gazette.  You can also check our website for info on events like the Lake County Fair. Follow our Historic Renovation Projects’ progress: * Fairport Harbor West Breakwater Lighthouse * Steele Mansion For more [...]
August at Melt Bar and Grilled

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The Melt Pig Roast! * The Sandwich Special – The Melt Pig Roast – Slow roasted chipotle BBQ pulled pork, Fried sweet potato, Fresh crunchy slaw, Muenster cheese, Grilled sweet corn with roasted garlic spread & Homemade redskin potato salad. Vegetarian & vegan versions available.  Full Pig Roast & traditional sandwich with fries and slaw available. * [...]