Cleveland Tag Archive

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Happy Birthday, I.M. Pei

On the 99th birthday of the world's most celebrated living architect....

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Abraham Lincoln Monument, Cleveland, Ohio

A monument to Lincoln in Cleveland funded by children's pennies and nickels....

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Tamir Rice, One Year Later

A year has passed since the 12-year-old was shot and killed by a police officer in Cleveland, Ohio. The case has yet to be resolved....

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Blasting Off Into The New Year

2015 is going to be huge. That's not a resolution, just a brief statement of fact. ...

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Protests & DemonstrationsUSA

Weekend Demonstrations Begin in Cleveland to Protest Fatal Police Shooting of 12-year-old boy

26 Photos from a demonstration to protest the shooting of 12-year-old Tamir Rice....

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Memorial for Tamir Rice, 12-year-old slain by police officer in Cleveland

Another growing memorial to an often seen tragedy....

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Cleveland police officers waited four minutes to give first aid to wrongfully shot 12-year-old

I can’t say that my entire stay in Cleveland has been pleasant. Not this week....

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Turning over a New Leaf (Pic du Jour)

The proverbial new leaf for a brand new look....

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Pic du Jour – Community of Rhythm, Cleveland

The makings of an excellent band....

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Pic du Jour – Slovenians, Thomas Jefferson and the Declaration of Independence

On a little known ceremony in the medieval Duchy of Carantania...

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Mushrooms and a Trunk

Unusual suburban backyard mushrooms....

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Daysleeper, Cleveland

I’m sometimes quite impressed with the ways people can find a place to enjoy a nap in the middle of a large urban area. Today’s Pic du...

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Cleveland Rally on the 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington – Notebook and Photo Gallery

Cleveland, Ohio, USA – About one thousand people gathered for a rally in downtown Cleveland, Ohio, yesterday to commemorate the 50th...

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Weekly Sunday Drive – 60-second Trabant Tour

When I was a kid growing up in the U.S. midwest, Sunday afternoons were oftentimes about drives. Usually into the nearby countryside east...

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We are all witnesses.

Always hit really hard when the economy goes south, my old hometown, Cleveland, OH, doesn’t have too many things to be happy about...

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Photography

December Pic(k)s

Too busy snapping faraway nieces and nephews and friends during my holiday visit to Ohio, but I did manage to take a couple others as well....

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Old Snaps

Adam Ant – Old Snaps 002

This fuzzy snap was shot in the basement club of the old Agora in Cleveland in December, or thereabouts, of 1982. It was a meeting arranged...

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Slovenia

Google Translate adds Slovenian

As many Slovenian bloggers pointed out in recent days, Slovenian has been added to languages available on the google translate scroll...

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Slovenia

American Slovenian, linguistically speaking.

I scanned these from a 1907 edition of Dom in Svet (Home and the World), apparently a year book of sorts, that I picked up for about 50...

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