Cleveland Fire putting out a structure fire at an abandoned house on the corner of Lowell Ave and E.99. Click the blog for more images.
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By Matt Shiffler, written and photographed for Cleveland.com and the Plain Dealer CLEVELAND, Ohio – Below-zero wind chill and heavy snow weren’t enough to keep a sold-out crowd from attending the 42nd Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration on Sunday at Playhouse Square. The program showcased impressive performances by the Contemporary Youth Orchestra and Tri-C’s T.O.P Orchestra, impassioned student speeches and also honored the Humanitarian Scholarship recipients. One key member of the celebration, 11-time Grammy winner and revered gospel singer Shirley Caesar, almost missed the remembrance because of cancelled flight. Arriving in Cleveland and missing her luggage, Caesar took the stage […]
Some of the images from my neighborhood polling station in Collinwood, Ohio after voting today.
Over the past year, I’ve been considering what it would take to combine my passions into a different career path. A job in a helping field, in a place where I could also take my photography to a higher level. I realized I’d have to leave a solid and comfortable position at CWRU to take that chance. So with that, I’ve accepted a teaching contract in Shenzhen, China (right by Hong Kong) and will be gone from the US for almost a year. Along with teaching English, I’ll have the opportunity to travel across Southeast Asia; with Japan, Vietnam and […]