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DHS To Implement Haitian Family Reunification Parole Program

Last week the Department of Homeland Security announced that it will implement the Haitian Family Reunification Parole (HFRP) Program to expedite family reunification for Haitian family members of US Citizens or lawful permanent residents. This program will apply only Haitians with approved immigrant relative visa petitions but who are waiting in Haiti for their priority […]


An Irish brunch at Claddagh’s and the 24th Annual Pig Roast at the West Side Irish American Club

On Sunday, October 19th, we had a good time and learned a lot by attending two Irish events. First, we gathered at Claddagh’s Irish Pub in Legacy Village in Lyndhurst for another outing of the Cleveland Food Passport Adventurers, this time a “traditional Irish breakfast.” There were quite a few of us in attendance including […]


Pulaski Day Ceremony and Turkish Coffee Night

On Saturday, October 18th, the first event that we planned to attend was the annual Pulaski Day ceremony near the Pulaski Monument in downtown Cleveland. We started off for the event but before we turned off the freeway we received a call from Mr. Francis Rutkowski from the Polonia Foundation who told us that due […]


Hispanic Heritage Month at City Hall and Freedom Fund dinner at the Lake County NAACP

On Friday, October 17th, our first event was the annual Hispanic Heritage Month Closing Celebration in the Rotunda at Cleveland City Hall. Hispanic Heritage Month actually ran from September 15th through October 15th and on this day there was a very positive, upbeat quality to the the conclusion as those taking part, including ourselves, enjoyed […]


Reflections: The Many of Faces of Stephanie Tubbs Jones

On Thursday, October 16th, we were proud to represent Ms. Margaret W. Wong at the opening of “Reflections: The Many of Faces of Stephanie Tubbs Jones”, the inaugural exhibition of a new gallery dedicated to Congresswoman Jones at the Cleveland Hopkins International Airport. This initial exhibit featured the large photographs of 22 women who represent […]


International Partners in Mission Presentation at the City Club

Today, October 15th, we went to the City Club for a special program titled “The Restoration of Liberation Theology” which is part of a series of programs/events that International Partners in Mission (IPM) is putting on this week to celebrate their 40th anniversary. One of the things that IPM is noted for are their Immersion […]


Challenges Facing Girls & Women in Africa

On Tuesday, October 14th, we went to Notre Dame College to attend a program featuring Dr. Dorothy Nyong’o, M.D. Managing Director of the Africa Cancer Foundation, about the Challenges Facing Girls and Women in Africa. Most of the presentation concerned the efforts of the Africa Cancer Foundation, which is based to fight cancer in Africa. Dr. Nyong’o is from […]


The Cleveland-Bratislava Sister Cities Meeting

Our second event for October 13th, was the monthly meeting of the Cleveland-Bratislava Sister Cities organization at the Garfield Heights Library. This month’s speaker was Mr. Tom Ivanec who is the founder of the Lucina Slovak Folklore Ensemble who divided his presentation between Slovak Folk Dancing, in general, and Lucina. We have gone to several […]


Ohio’s 14th District Congressional Debate at the City Club

On Monday, October 13th, we started our day by attending the City Club luncheon. Today was a debate between the three candidates competing for Ohio’s 14th District Congressional seat who were the incumbent Congressman David Joyce (Republican), Michael Wager (Democrat), and David Macko (Libertarian). The district, itself, is quite expansive as it takes in all […]


Scott Bratton Presents at AILA Conferences

Frequent presenter at legal conferences across the country, Scott E. Bratton, Margaret W. Wong & Associates Head of the Litigation and Removal Department, highly rated by peers in Ohio Super Lawyer and Best Lawyers in America, and Adjunct Faculty at Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, presented last week at AILA Ohio/Michigan, and presents end of this […]



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