Adam Parson's Articles

A Day in the Park

by on 2009-04-02

After the long winter a great place to celebrate Spring is the Cuyahoga Valley National Park and surrounding areas! The park has trails, farms, nature centers, a scenic railroad, villages, and concerts! For more information visit Day in the Valley! With a national park in your back yard, why not enjoy it?

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Cleveland’s All City Art Show

by on 2009-04-02

Cleveland’s All City Art Show will have a sneak preview partyt this Friday from 6:00 – 9:00 PM at the  Arts Collinwood Gallery. Featureing art from all ages and  artistic backgrounds. This year looks to exceed the 200 submissions of last year! While on Waterloo on Friday night, it is also opening night for the […]

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State of the City

by on 2009-04-02

Mayor Edward J. Kelley of Cleveland Hights described some of the plans submitted by the city for the coming Economic Stimulis funds granted to the State of Ohi0. Among those are, envriromental and neighborhood stabilization for the city.

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Upkeep of Older Homes

by on 2009-03-26

Keeping historic homes well maintained and historically accurate may not always be easy, but it makes sense, and potentially dollars when its time to sell. For over 15 years, the Cleveland Restoration Society has offered technical assistance to owners of heritage homes built “the way they just don’t build ‘em anymore.” They allso give advice […]

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Barber of Seville

by on 2009-03-23

Opera Cleveland is presenting three performances of Barber of Seville at the State Theater in Playhouse square. Now it’s easier than ever to go to the opera. There are also large projectors with text that translates what is being sung. With it’s light and melodic music, Barber of Seville has many peices that you may […]

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Spoon River Anthology

by on 2009-03-23

Uncle Fred and Aunt Jill recently attened a performance of the Spoon River Anthology at the Actors Summit in Hudson. Based on the free verse poem  of Edgar Lee Masters where the deceased of Spoon River deliver their own epitaphs. They are able to speek freely of their lives and sacrifices with in them. Spoon […]

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The Farnsworth Invention

by on 2009-03-18

Uncle Fred and Aunt Jill recently attended a performance of The Farnsworth Invention at the Beck Center. Written by the famous Aaron Sorkin (A Few Good Men, The West Wing, Charlie Wilson’s War) The Farnsworth Invention is based on events that lead to the invention of the television. The play has Sorkin’s well known intelligent […]

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Techno Trash

by on 2009-03-16

Do you know what to do with techno trash? The problem with what to do with outdated electronics is something that often goes mishandled, especially that which holds personal information. The city has a contract with RET3, a local Cleveland company that handles disposal of electronics that would be bound for the landfill.

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Spring Awakening

by on 2009-03-11

Uncle Fred recently viewed the musical Spring Awakening recently at the Playhouse Square. While it may be written for the younger crowd with all its teenage angst, the production is still first rate. The music is a nice mix of ballads and a few numbers that rock out. Spring Awakening runs at the Palace Theater […]

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Crime & Punishment

by on 2009-03-11

Uncle Fred and Jill recently saw the adaptation of Crime and Punishment. The adaptation strips the classic novel down to its core and is compressed to 90 minutes with no intermission. The mood is bleak and somber, the music is something out of Hitchcock. Whether you’ve read the novel or not it’s a fascinating look […]

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