Author: Mike

Great Lakes Christmas Ale Release Date Set

7.5% Holiday Cheer

Great Lakes has announced you’ll have exactly 2 months before its namesake holiday to hoard Christmas Ale. The official Christmas Ale release date 2012 has been set for Thursday, October 25th. At first, the brew will only be available at…






Cleveland Beer Week Returns

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Who knew Cleveland has a Beer Week? After a successful few years, the word is getting out. The week long celebration of craft brewing pairs up local restaurants, bars and grocers with some of the best craft brewers in the…






Cleveland Area Unemployment Rate Falls to 6.9%

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The latest report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics has the unemployment rate for the Greater Cleveland area falling to 6.9% That’s a multi-year low and puts Cleveland in a tie with Dallas for the 11th lowest unemployment rate among…






Captain America Sequel To Be Filmed In Cleveland

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Last summer The Avengers was shot in Cleveland and it turned out to be a big success. The studio loved Cleveland’s architecture, diverse settings and talented local workforce. They also enjoyed the large tax break the State of Ohio used…






The British Are Coming – And They’re Bringing Jobs

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Alexander Mann, a global recruiting and personnel services company has named Cleveland as home to its new American office. The decision is expected to bring 300 hundred jobs to downtown, many hired locally, within 3 years. The London based firm…






Cleveland’s Growing Microbrew District

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More beer is coming to Ohio City. Sam McNulty, the owner of Market Garden Brewery has plans to open Ohio City Nano Brew in the former Garage Bar space. The brew house will be very small, brewing one barrel at…






New Lakefront Plan Approved

Well its about time. A plan to further develop the lakefront between Burke and the Cuyahoga has been approved. The city will build a small marina for short-term docking, as well as a small pedestrian bridge crossing over the harbor…






Comedian Jim Norton To Film Cable Special In Cleveland

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Jim Norton is finally back. He returns April 28th to tape his upcoming cable special in the Ohio Theatre at Playhouse Square. Aside from his love of Cleveland women, the popular comedian chose to film his special in the Cleve…






Nestle, Lincoln Electric Expand

Soon to be "Made In Cleveland"

Hot Pockets are soon to become a product of Cleveland. Nestle announced they’ll be moving their Hot Pockets and Lean Pockets production to their headquarters in Solon. The Solon location already makes several popular brands such as Stouffer’s and Lean…






Cleveland’s West Side Market Turns 100

The West Side Market will be celebrating its 100th anniversary this year. It opened 1912 in the very same iconic building it now occupies in Ohio City. Celebrations will be held throughout the year, starting in June with fireworks and…