On Saturday, August 21st, we stopped off at La Placita that was taking place that weekend at the corner of West 25th Street and Clark Avenue, an area known as “La Villa Hispana” which is the cultural and economic hob of the Hispanic community in both Cleveland and the Northeast Ohio region.
Out & About
On Monday, August 23rd, we toured the various Cleveland Walls!/Midtown Murals sites and were most impressed by what we saw.
Here are some photos that we took
On August 23rd through the 28th, MidTown Cleveland will host the “Cleveland Walls!” international mural program that will utilize the talents of over twenty local and national artists to create murals at various locales on such thoroughfares as Euclid, Chester, Superior, and Carnegie Avenues in the Midtown section of Cleveland not too far from the offices of Margaret W. Wong & Associates LLC.
Business After Hours, John Griffin talks about the importance of Cyber Security
On Wednesday evening, August 18th, we went to a “Business After Hours” at the RedHawk Grill in Concord Township put on by the Eastern Lake County Chamber of Commerce where we listened to a short talk about cyber security put on by Mr. John Griffin from the Griffin Technology Group.
In the evening of Tuesday, August 10th, we attended, via zoom, the 24th Annual Summer Celebration of Cleveland Jobs with Justice which is, as its website states, “a coalition of labor, faith, and community organizations working together to promote workers’ rights in the Cleveland area through collective action.”
The MotivAsians for Cleveland is “a non-profit organization established to cultivate a vibrant Asian community for Greater Cleveland by promoting the Asian community for Greater Cleveland by promoting the attraction and retention of Asian-American professionals” but all people who wish to learn about the Asian culture are very much welcome.
On Thursday evening, August 12th, we went to the Sky Lounge at One University Circle to attend a fundraiser for our good friend, Cleveland City Councilperson Blaine Griffith (Ward 8) who is running for re-election. We have known Councilperson Griffith for a long time ever since he was the Director of Cleveland’s Community Relations Board and consider him to be a very valuable voice regarding the future of our city
On Tuesday, August 10th, we went to the BottleHouse Brewery and Meadery on Lee Road to attend a birthday party/fundraiser for our friend Mayor Michael Dylan Brennan of University Heights. We did some research and learned that since Mayor Brennan was first elected in 2017 new homes have been constructed, streets have been repaved, finance and fire departments have been improved, and bike lanes have been built. Plus, an Office
On Tuesday morning, August 3rd, we went with our good friend and colleague, Mr. Gordon Landefeld, to Thomas Jefferson Newcomers Academy on West 46th Street where Mr. Landefeld addressed a classroom of foreign-born high school students who had either immigrated to the United States, or were refugees, from such countries as Guatemala, Senegal, Afghanistan, Kenya, Tanzania, Democratic Republic of the Congo, and Puerto Rico. We had been invited to Thomas
The Reverend Mark A. Latovich, Ph.D, Presents at the First Friday Club Luncheon at the City Club of Cleveland
On Thursday, August 5th, we went to a First Friday Club luncheon at the City Club of Cleveland where the speaker was Reverend Mark A. Latovich, Ph.D, who is the Rector of Borromeo Seminary and Saint Mary Seminary and Graduate School of Theology. On this occasion Reverend Latovich talked about the Heart of the Shepherd initiative which addresses such issues as seminary renovations, clergy pensions, clergy tuition debt, as well
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