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  1. One more week to see amazing 'Visitors' video at MOCA ClevelandRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 |

    This is the last full week to see "The Visitors," an extraordinary video installation at the Museum of Contemporary Art Cleveland that remains on view through Sunday, May 24. A work by Icelandic performance artist Ragnar Kjartansson , "The Visitors" documents a captivatingly oddball, hour-long musical performance amid the shabby splendor of the Rokeby mansion in New York's Hudson Valley. MOCA, located in University Circle's Uptown at 11400 Euclid Ave., the tip of the Euclid-Mayfield Road triangle, is open Tuesday through Sunday from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Thursday until 9 p.m. At a time when consciousness is slivered into so many micro-bytes, "The Visitors," rivets a viewer's attention for its full 64 minutes.


  2. Religion events: Bells of St. Patrick, West Side Shabbat, Lenten retreats, moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 |

    Beth Israel-the West Temple will join hundreds of synagogues throughout North America in celebrating Shabbat Across America at 6:30 p.m. Friday, March 13 at the temple, 14308 Triskett Ave. Sponsored by the National Jewish Outreach Program, the program will offer a taste of Shabbat in a relaxed atmosphere including a meal, a music-filled service, discussions and a chance to socialize. The service will include explanations of the rituals and translations of the Hebrew texts.


  3. Why Heinen's first downtown Cleveland store is more than just a supermarketRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 |

    When Jeff and Tom Heinen announced in 2011 that they would expand Heinen's Fine Foods into suburban Chicago, some Northeast Ohioans accused the brothers of abandoning their hometown and said they should open their next store in downtown Cleveland. Wednesday morning, the Heinen twins will invite Cleveland residents and workers into the most ambitious store in the company's 86 years: their long-awaited, multimillion-dollar vision of an upscale urban grocery store.


  4. 'Framework' episode 4 recap, gardening for pollinators and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | The Plain Dealer

    'FRAMEWORK' RECAP: Toledo furniture maker Lacey Campbell has struggled to finish challenges on Spike TV's "Framework," but she found success during Episode 4 of the furniture design competition show. Campbell and teammate Brian K. Ellison of Chicago created the best piece of the day in a challenge that asked pairs of designers to create innovative entertainment centers that would hide ugly accessories and wires - all in 24 hours.


  5. Daredevil Nik Wallenda set for Chicago skyscraper crossings on Discovery ChannelRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 |

    The 35-year-old high-wire artist -- great-grandson of Karl Wallenda of the famous Flying Wallendas circus family -- plans to perform two nail-biting walks that will be televised Sunday to millions of viewers around the world. The Discovery Channel will use a 10-second delay for the broadcast, allowing producers to cut away if Wallenda falls.


  6. Country Music Awards, Bette Midler, 'Interstellar,'...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2014 |

    Nic Wallenda, a member of the legendary Wallenda circus family, will attempt his most challenging and scary tightrope walk yet. Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood must be getting the hang of hosting the Country Music Awards.


  7. Amtrak zeroing in on train delays, cites Chicago-to-Cleveland sluggish serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 |

    Amtrak said Tuesday it's stepping up efforts to relieve rail traffic gridlock in Chicago, the effects of which it described as radiating out nationwide. Amtrak specifically cited delays of four hours or more between Chicago and Cleveland that it said have become a near daily experience.


  8. Feds ask Norfolk Southern to explain how it will address Amtrak train delaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 |

    The federal regulatory agency overseeing railroads has asked Norfolk Southern to explain how it plans to address persistent delays of Amtrak passenger trains on its tracks -- particularly two lines that cross northern Ohio on their way from Chicago to the East Coast. This was the scene two weeks ago when Amtrak's Lake Shore Limited got hung up in Cleveland for almost five hours.


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