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Under CEO Eric Gordon’s leadership, the Cleveland Metropolitan School District has improved graduation, enrollment and attendance numbers. The district even passed the test of a November renewal levy. But possible changes to graduation standards and looming negotiations with the teachers union could hold him back. 

Cleveland Indians the Corner

Challenge Accepted

Break out of your routine and discover something new about Cleveland.


How To Draw a Russian Nesting Doll

Artist Dinara Mirtalipova's instructional new book is full of fun creative activities.

Jeans Funny House 1943

1943: Police Raid A Porn Den

Jean’s Funny House was part toy store, part peep show.

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The Case For LED Light Bulb

Now you can cut your electric bill without killing your wallet.

West Point Market

Welcome Back, West Point Market

The historic Akron market reopens with plenty of things to fill up your cart.


The Weekender: 5 Things to Do March 24-26

Mark milestones with the 30th anniversary celebration of Verb Ballets, a Little Shop of Horrors revival 30 years in the making and more.