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Living History: Civil Rights Movements, then and now

By: Andrew Samtoy

For the first installment of Living History, we'll be talking about the Civil Rights movement, and how Civil Rights organizations have played a role in shaping Northeast Ohio.  

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Motivasians

By: Andrew Samtoy

Motivasians, a local group of Asian-American young professionals, had their annual meeting on Tuesday. The Asian-American community here is smaller than in many other cities, but it's growing. We sat down with some of the members...

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Why should we care about art?

By: Andrew Samtoy

I went to the board meeting of the Cleveland Print Room and asked members this question: Why do you think the arts are important?  Here are some of their responses.  

 

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NEO NYE

By: Andrew Samtoy

If Northeast Ohio had New Years Eve resolutions, what should they be?  

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Cleveland's Police: Not Alone

By: Andrew Samtoy

The US Department of Justice has already investigated plenty of police departments in other cities, including our neighbors Pittsburgh and Detroit.  Here is what happened in three of those investigations - and what it might...

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