PHOTO BY NORA RODRIQUEZ Monday, July 18, 2011; Merrick House West Youth Program, 3388 W. 41st St: Isaiah Linder sets up pins for a bowling match with other participants in the youth program. The program is for children from ages 6 to 15 and provides them with a snack, homework help and various other activities.
PHOTO BY JOE NARKIN: Wednesday, July 6, 2011; Cleveland Cold Storage Building, Abbey at West 14th: The Ohio Department of Transportation demolishes the structure to make way for the new Inner Belt Bridge. Completion of the bridge is expected to be in 2013 at a cost of more than $287 million.
PHOTO PROVIDED BY CLEVELAND METROPOLITAN SCHOOL DISTRICT The City’s Board of Education voted to approve Eric S. Gordon as the Chief Executive Officer of the Cleveland Metropolitan School District. Gordon is an Ohio City resident.
PHOTO BY NORA RODRIQUEZ Thursday, July 21, 2011; John Marshall High School, 3952 W. 140th St: Satinder P.S. Puri, a retired structural engineer, shows off the architecture of the high school. Puri is currently challenging the school district to renovate the building instead of tearing it down and building a new one.
PHOTO BY NORA RODRIQUEZ Monday, July 18, 2011; Merrick House West Youth Program, 3388 W. 41st St:Grace Rose and Dezinee Norris hold up signs they decorated at the youth program.
PHOTO BY NORA RODRIQUEZ Friday, July 8, 2011; Augustine Rainbow Camp, Saint Augustine Church, 2486 W. 14th St: Chelsea Taylor, counselor, and Kelly Finitsas, age 10, play a game while waiting to attend the next activity for the camp day.
PHOTO BY NORA RODRIQUEZ Friday, July 8, 2011; Augustine Rainbow Camp, Saint Augustine Church, 2486 W. 14th St: Mykalah Melton, 5, signs a card for a staff member. At the camp, the children learn, play games and work on various projects.
PHOTO BY MICHAEL MCDONALD Sunday, July 10, 2011;Vigil for Miguel Reed-Torres, West 98th Street: Over 50 people gathered to remember Miguel Reed-Torres, age 9, who was killed by a hit-and-run driver on Friday July 1st 2011. A woman later turned herself in to police and was arrested for aggravated vehicular homicide.
PHOTO BY NORA RODRIQUEZ Saturday, July 23, 2011; Ambassador in Sports Soccer Camp sponsored by Scranton Road Bible Church, Luis Munoz Middle School Field, Castle Avenue and Scranton Road: Jacob Rentas, age 7, practices dribbling the ball through various cones on the field.
PHOTO BY NORA RODRIQUEZ Friday, July 8, 2011; Augustine Rainbow Camp, Saint Augustine Church, 2486 W. 14th St: Adam Rawlings, junior counselor, leads campers in a camp song and dance while waiting for the last activity of the day to start. At the end of each week, all the campers come together to participate in a group activity.