• January 2023 Plain Press Community Board

    ADVOCACY DISABILITY ECONOMIC JUSTICE COLLABORATIVE: For information on the work of the collaborative visit:  TCF.org. ARTS FREE MUSIC LESSONS for children grades 3 thru 12 at 5 p.m. M thru Fridayat Cudell Recreation Center (1910 West Blvd) Jan. 9 to March 3! Instruments are provided. Monday: Percussion. Tuesday: Keyboard. Wednesday: Violin. Thursday: Voice. Friday: Guitar. For […]


  • City Council passes Wage Theft and Payroll Fraud Prevention Ordinance

    PHOTO BY BRUCE CHECEFSKY Monday, December 5, 2022; just outside of the Cleveland City Council Chambers, Cleveland City Hall, 601 Lakeside Avenue: Guardians for Fair Work members Nora Kelley and Justin Strekal celebrate Cleveland City Council’s passage of Fair Work legislation. Members of Guardians for Fair Work lobbied for the legislation as part of a […]


  • Ohio Fair Lending and Vital Communities Conference examines housing issues in Cuyahoga County

    by Bruce Checefsky      Frank Ford, Senior Policy Advisor, Fair Housing Center for Rights and Advisor with Vacant and Abandoned Property Action Council (VAPAC), presented the preliminary findings of a mortgage lending analysis in Cuyahoga County during the 33rd Annual Ohio Fair Lending and Vital Communities Conference. In a six-year review of home purchases and […]