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No taxation without representation

By: Taryn Gress

Last Friday State Representative Kathleen Clyde presented at the Annual AMATS (Akron Metropolitan Area Transportation Study) meeting in Cuyahoga Falls. The Civic Commons was there to emcee and facilitate break out sessions...

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The perfect way to spend your Friday night...

By: Emily Cole

We would love to see you at the Challenge Cuyahoga kick-off event THIS Friday, October 28th, at legation, a gallery located at 1300 W. 78th Street, Cleveland, OH 44102. Legation is part of the West 78th Street Studios which The ...

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What's a slow burn worth to you?

By: Jill Miller Zimon

The EfficientGovNetwork regional collaboration conference has come and gone and participants have had time to debrief over the content and resources offered at the Commons' EGN site.

Now comes the deep dive - or slow smolder,...

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A false narrative

By: Daryl Rowland

Yesterday, at the the AMATS Luncheon, Congressman Tim Ryan spoke passionately about the dangerous false narrative that has been broadly accepted by the media and the electorate: that austerity is only solution for the federal budget...

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On turntablism and turning the table.

By: Dan Moulthrop

A few weeks back, Noelle Celeste, Luke Frazier and I took the podcast production on the road, to visit the studios of DJ Doc Harrill, turntablist, educator, Cleveland booster and all round nice guy. The recording that day was the...

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