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Hispanic UMADAOP teaches Cleveland youths’ skills to help prevent drug and alcohol abuse

by Chuck Hoven (Plain Press, October 2014) Hispanic Urban Minority Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Outreach Program (Hispanic UMADAOP) provides an excellent example of how a community organization can have a positive influence on students in the Cleveland Metropolitan School District (CMSD). Hispanic UMADAOP has been offering an alcoholism and drug abuse prevention program in Cleveland … Continue reading

Community members offer input to Gordon Square Arts District Community Master Plan

by Chuck Hoven (Plain Press, October 2014) Advocates for a more inclusive planning process would be pleased with the questions and comments from the audience that the Gordon Square Arts District (GSAD) Community Master Plan meeting held on September 24th at W. 78th Street Studios. Eighty Detroit Shoreway residents and stakeholders made it clear by … Continue reading

Participants in the Great Lake Erie Boat Float test seaworthiness of their crafts

(Plain Press, October 2014) For the sixth year in a row, the Great Lake Erie Boat Float offered the opportunity for those concerned about the environment to design and test the seaworthiness of boats made from recycled materials. Participants in this year’s Great Lake Erie Boat Float, held on September 6th at Edgewater Park, had … Continue reading

Tremont’s Day and Night Music Festival

St. Colman Church Picnic and Retirement Party for the Rev. Bob Begin

St. Rocco Festival

St. John Cantius Polish Festival

Community Board – October 2014

A listing of a variety of free activities and resources for  the Near West Side. AFTER SCHOOL THE SALVATION ARMY OHIO CITY, 4409 Clark Ave., will be celebrating Lights On Afterschool, on Thursday, October 23, from 5-6 p.m. Everyone is welcome. HALLOWEEN TRICK OR TREAT ON CLARK AVE.  Presented by La Villa Hispana Merchants.  Free … Continue reading

October 2014 Plain Press