A Highway Runs Through It

A Highway Runs Through It

The demolition of the FirstEnergy plant presents Cleveland a unique opportunity to return neglected Gordon Park to its glory days, but a few obstacles stand in the way
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Rally Planned Against CSU President's 'Free Speech' Statement Regarding LGBTQ Suicide Fliers

Last Thursday, a series of anti-LGBTQ fliers appeared on the Cleveland State University campus. The bills depicted a person hanging from a noose, surrounded by...

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Xhibition Debuts Its Own Adidas Boot at Exclusive MOCA Event Tomorrow Night

Xhibition, the sneaker, lifestyle and apparel store on West 25th in Ohio City, launches its own Adidas boot Thursday, Oct. 19, at the Museum...

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In Honor of Gabrielle Union Moving to Cleveland, Michael Symon Serves Up Some Mabel's on the Tonight Show

Last week on The Tonight Show, Gabrielle Union confirmed that she and husband Dwayne Wade are "in Cleveland." Referencing the The Color Purple, Union explained, "Yes,...

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Comcast, Koch Brothers, Microsoft and Other Corporations Secretly Funded RNC Activities Last Year

A roster of major corporations slid through the back door and quietly contributed to the 2016 Republican National Convention — at a time when those...

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Here's a Guy Doing the Nazi Salute at the Beachwood Library

According to the Beachwood police, a report made on Oct. 9 indicated a suspicious person at the city's library. "An unknown male was observed...

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CSU President Sorry He Wasn't More Sorry In First Statement on Anti-LGBT Fliers on Campus

Yesterday brought the debut of a new LGBT center on Cleveland State University's campus. It also brought an assortment of hateful anti-LGBT fliers to the...

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Tina Fey Co-Producing New Film About Kent State Shootings

The tragic Kent State University shooting of 1970 will once again get the Hollywood treatment with a new film 67 shots, co-produced by Tina Fey....

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Columbus Crew Owner Threatens Move to Austin Unless He Gets State-of-the-Art Stadium

Sports Illustrated and others have reported that the MLS's Columbus Crew may move to Austin if the Ohio capital does not agree to build a...

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The Cavs and the NBA Are Back — The A to Z Podcast With Andre Knott and Zac Jackson

Andre and Zac on the return of The King, Kyrie's homecoming game, the inevitability of Cavs-Warriors IV and a little on the hopeless Browns....

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Anti-LGBT Fliers Posted at CSU on Same Day School Opened LGBT Center

Despicable fliers encouraging members of the LGBT community to commit suicide were posted around Cleveland State University's main classroom building yesterday, the same day...

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Nike Launching Pop-Up LeBron Store on East Ninth Starting Today

Nike is opening a pop-up store at the corner of East Ninth and Euclid, next to Cleveland Pickle, to launch the LeBron 15 starting...

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Euclid Will Pay $675,000 in Legal Settlement Over 2013 High-Speed Chase that Ended in Crash

The city of Euclid will pay $675,000 to Wickliffe resident Regina Hardesty in a legal settlement relating to a 2013 high-speed police chase that ended...

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Subodh Chandra, Samaria Rice Bash Zack Reed for CPPA Endorsement, Tear Loomis a New One

Cleveland attorney Subodh Chandra and Samaria Rice have called upon mayoral candidate Zack Reed to "disavow, repudiate and reject" the endorsement of the Cleveland Police...

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Is It Cute or Annoying That LeBron is Super Cheap?

Scene might have been among the first outlets in America to let the general LeBron-curious public know the King is, for lack of a...

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An Indians Autopsy and Browns QBs — The A to Z Podcast With Andre Knott and Zac Jackson

(Note: recorded prior to yesterday's Browns games.) Andre and Zac discuss the end of the Indians' season, the trophy or Jordan Face culture, the...

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Euclid Police Officer Seen in Violent Arrest Video Has Been Fired

The Euclid Police Department has fired officer Michael Amiott, who was seen violently beating Richard Hubbard III during a traffic stop earlier this year. Mayor Kirsten...

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Cleveland Police Now Have Dirt Bikes of Their Own

Just weeks after the city backed off its plan to construct a dirt bike track at Marion Park, we turn now to law enforcement, which...

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BioEnterprise Reaches Agreement to Take Over Global Center for Health and Innovation

As Scene reported two weeks ago, there's another pivot coming for the floundering Global Center for Health and Innovation. BioEnterprise, a non-profit business incubator...

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"It Kind of Makes Us Look Like We're a Bunch of Racists;" A Local American Legion Stops Showing NFL Games, But Not Everyone's On Board

American Legion Post 118 in Amherst recently joined a smattering of veterans' organizations and VFWs in announcing they won't be showing NFL games as...

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A Sheriff's Deputy in Sandusky Used a Racial Slur and Vomited on a Table During Dinner. He Has Resigned

Deputy Justin Smith of the Erie County Sheriff's Office resigned this week, amid a handful of internal charges. Department records (first reported on by Fox...

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Plain Dealer Published Big Gun Advertisement After Las Vegas Massacre Because They're "All About Free Speech"

"Why would a paper that editorializes for sensible gun control publish a big advertisement for guns?" asked Ohio's largest newspaper in a Facebook post...

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