RIDE: Bike giveaways & US Champ @AlisePost11 @RaysMTB today

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[ December 14, 2013; 12:00 pm; ] Alise Post, US National BMX Champion, considered one of 2 best women's BMX riders in the world, takes a break from riding Ray's Indoor Mountain Bike Park to hang with Thomas Mulready of CoolCleveland. Alise rides the USA BMX Series as well as Supercross World Cup Series, which is more an Olympic style track. She competed [...]
Meet Other YPs at @EngageCleveland's Holiday Mixer

Posted in BizTechDrinksEatsEntrepreneurialismEventsHolidaysNewsPartySarah ValekScienceTechnology

[ December 11, 2013; 3:00 am; ]   Wed 12/11 @ 5:30pm Hey, young professionals -- 'tis the season to make new friends. Don't miss an opportunity to mix with hundreds of others young professionals at Engage! Cleveland's 4th Annual Holiday Mixer @ Cleveland Museum of Natural History. On the agenda: a planetarium show, drink specials, open exhibits, comp parking & hors d'oeuvres. http://engagecleveland.com [mappress mapid="608"]
Give the Gift of Good Writing

Posted in BizTechEducationEntrepreneurialismLiteraryNewsSarah ValekShopLOCALWorkshop

  Need a gift for a writer friend? Or, if you write, give yourself the gift of honing your skills. Local writer/writing coach T.L. Champion has released her latest e-book, Earth-Shattering [Story] Climaxes…for writers who want to go all the way, which answers the big question: “How do I make my story a real page-turner?” T.L. says, [...]
Winners of 2014 Governor's Awards for the Arts in Ohio Announced

Posted in ArtsBizTechCivic AffairsContestCultureDanceNewsPerformanceSarah Valek

And the winners are in. Six winners have been selected to receive the 2014 Governor’s Awards for the Arts in Ohio, with one of the winners being from Cle. Awards will be presented at a luncheon ceremony Wed 5/21/14 in Columbus. So, who won? The award categories and recipients are: Arts Administration, Sherri Geldin, Wexner Center [...]
KIDS: Celebrate Computer Science Education Week w/ An Hour of Code

Posted in BizTechEducationEntrepreneurialismEventsKidsSarah ValekScienceTechnologyWorkshop

[ December 15, 2013; 5:00 am; ]   Sun 12/15 @ 2 - 4pm Hey, kids -- spend an hour doing code! It's way more fun than you think. In celebration of Computer Science Education Week, Funutation Tekademy LLC is hosting an Hour of Code -- a one-hour intro to computer science meant to "demystify" code. Want to become a maker, creator or innovator? [...]
VIDEO: Holden Gifts from the Heart of Nature

Posted in ArtsBazaars & Pop-Up ShopsBenefitBizTechCultureEducationGardenHandmadeHealthyKidsMuseum ShopsNewsOutdoorsShopLOCALThomas MulreadyUncategorizedVideo

  Holden Arboretum’s Kristie Hawley has curated Gifts From The Heart of Nature for the past 5 years. Artists apply with jewelry, handbags, wooden bowls, bird houses, even cosmetics; all handmade, all environmentally conscious, all local. View the video here. Follow her around as she shows off some of the coolest art from regional artists, now [...]
Shop Responsibly

Posted in Bazaars & Pop-Up ShopsBizTechEventsKidsNewsShopLOCALSPONSOREDThomas MulreadyUncategorized

[ November 15, 2013 6:00 am to January 5, 2014 6:00 am. ] Gifts From The Heart of Nature Holden Arboretum's annual Gifts from the Heart of Nature show/sale opens this Fri 11/15 with a preview party open 3-8PM. Get a head-start on your holiday shopping and enjoy light refreshments & live music plus an opportunity to meet the artists. This holiday gift sale will be open daily in the [...]
Register Now for the 2014 ULI Urban Design Competition @ksuCUDC

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Hey, grad students: The Cleveland Urban Design Collaborative (CUDC) is looking for interested participants for the Urban Land Institute’s (ULI) Gerald D. Hines Urban Design Competition, a “two-week interdisciplinary finance, planning, and design competition for currently enrolled graduate students.” It’s basically an idea competition that asks students to create viable development schemes. Winners get a [...]
What's the deal with Duck Island?

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[ December 5, 2013 12:00 am to December 7, 2013 12:00 am. ]   Thu 12/5 - Sat 12/7 Live or work in the Duck Island neighborhood? Or want to figure out just what's happening there? You're invited to a three-day neighborhood planning charrette, which kicks off Thu at 5:3opm with a community dinner and meeting @ St. Wendelin Church. Share your vision for Duck Island. http://tremontwest.org [mappress mapid="2252"]
Don't Just Buy Things - Shop with Heart

Posted in ArtsBenefitBizTechCivic AffairsCommentaryCultureEntrepreneurialismHealthyHolidaysJeffrey BowenKidsNewsShopLOCAL

By Jeffrey Bowen As Thanksgiving is increasingly sold as “thanks getting,” and we are urged to get the ritualistic overeating of convenience foods out of the way so we can do more shopping, it is ever more important to support your locally owned businesses, bars and restaurants. The owners of the tiny retail outlets that fill our [...]