Heights Now

CHUH school district offers free breakfast and lunch for all students

by on 2016-09-14

The Cleveland Heights-University Heights school district is offering free breakfasts and lunches to all students this school year through the 2020-2021 academic year. I talked with Superintendent Dr. Talisa L. Dixon to learn more about the program.


Ten Thousand Villages Celebrates Earth Day

by on 2016-05-02

Ten Thousand Villages in Cleveland Heights, a fair trade retailer and one of more than 390 Ten Thousand Villages shops throughout the country, is celebrating Earth Day and the international Earth Day theme of Trees for the Earth by working to donate 10,000 trees through the Arbor Day Foundation.


Senior at Heights High might be headed to the 2016 Summer Olympics

by on 2016-02-11

Charles Conwell, a senior at Heights High, is very close to qualifying to box against the world’s best athletes in Rio de Janeiro this summer.  

Heights Libraries welcomes new branch manager

by on 2015-12-01

The University Heights Library is welcoming Sara Phillips, who started her position as the new branch manager on Monday, November 16. I spoke with her on Friday, November 20, after just five days in her new position.    


Cedar Taylor streetscape installs first phase

by on 2015-09-17

The Cedar Taylor business district has a brand new and exciting look this fall, thanks to the Cedar Taylor Development Association.


New Community choir brings Heights singers together

by on 2015-03-30

Just last month, a new group was formed in the Heights area called, “Ties that Bind Community Choir.” Willie Wright, director and developer of the new choir, explains his vision behind the group.


The Nature Center at Shaker Lakes hosts toxic chemical awareness forum

by on 2015-02-23

This month, a free workshop about toxic chemicals was held at Nature Center at Shaker Lakes. Melanie Houston, Director of Water Policy and Environmental Health for the Ohio Environmental Council, facilitated the event and explains how harmful chemicals are prevalent in our daily lives.


Demolition for Cedar Road and Fenway Drive homes approved by UH Council

by on 2015-01-29

The demolition permit to demolish four homes on Cedar Road and Fenway Drive, located next to the Cedar-Green Shopping Center, was was recently passed by University Heights city council with intent to make way for a potential new business


Illuminating Heights Arts exhibition sheds light

by on 2015-01-14

From Jan. 16 to Feb. 28, Heights Arts (located at 2175 Lee Road) will be displaying the “Light Snow” exhibition.


5-star award given to early education music settlement

by on 2014-12-05

The Music Settlement of University Circle, an early music education program , has received a 5-star rating by the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services.


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Parliament The Big Bang Theory @8:34
Rose Royce Do Your Dance (Live) @8:29
Rufus Feel Good @8:25
Billy Ward and The Dominoes You Can't Keep a Good Man Down @8:20
Wilson Pickett Ninety-Nine and a Half (Won't Do) @8:18
Marvin Gaye Hitch Hike @8:16
Gino Parks Fire @8:13
The Contours Shake Sherrie @8:10
Sammy Ward Big Joe Moe Singin' @8:07
Curtis Mayfield & The Impressions We're A Winner @8:05
Curtis Mayfield Do Do Wap Is Strong In Here @8:02
James Mankey Mariamia @7:56

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