PHOTO BY CHUCK HOVEN Saturday, September 1, 2012; St. Rocco Festival: St. Rocco Parishioner Joe Bucci serves up an Italian sausage.
Plans to convert former convent to a residential alcohol and drug treatment facility cause stir in Ward 14 by Jerleen Justus (Plain Press, May 2012) A proposal to turn the former convent at the property of Community Care Network, 2202 Prame, into a residential alcohol and drug treatment facility has drawn both opposition and support. … Continue reading
by Chuck Hoven (Plain Press, August 2011) At the end of March 2011, when Merrick House closed their West location in the Lin Omni Center at 3167 Fulton Road, their board and staff promised to continue services to the Clark Fulton neighborhood. The primary program they promised to continue in the neighborhood was the Merrick … Continue reading
A memorial to Officer John Michael Kick–the 1st Cleveland Officer killed in the Line of Duty–was dedicated on June 11, 2011, at the Monroe Street Cemetery at 3207 Monroe Street between West 25th Street and Fulton. About 400 people attended the ceremony held by the Cleveland Police Department and the Monroe Street Cemetery Foundation. The … Continue reading
(Plain Press, January 2010, Chuck Hoven) Close to a 1,000 students and faculty members of Lincoln West High School signed a petition asking the Cleveland Board of Education to bring back Edward T. Muffit, the principal at the school during the 2008-2009 school year. Muffit was transferred to East Tech High School prior to the … Continue reading
(Plain Press, January 2010, Chuck Hoven) The Stockyard Redevelopment Organization (SRO) invited community leaders to a December 10th meeting at W. 58th Street Church of God, for the first of three meetings designed to help create a plan for the future of the Stockyard and Clark Fulton neighborhoods. Those in attendance included representatives of block … Continue reading