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Newspapers Dying? Not Cleveland's 40-Year-Old 'East Side Daily News'

Posted October 01, 2019 in Articles

[image:4] Ulysses Glen, in front of a wall of archival photos and articles, has been the owner and publisher of the East Side Daily News since 1980. [Justin Glanville / ideastream] Walk into a post office on Cleveland’s East Side and ask for a copy of the East Side Daily News, the newspaper that covers the East Side of Cleveland and some of its eastern suburbs, and you're likely to get a head shake from the desk clerk. "If you’re not here the day they put 'em out, they’re gone," she says. "The customers take them." The idea of people clamoring for copies of... read more

Plan for Cleveland's Woodhill Homes Calls for 1,000 Units, Human Services

Posted August 28, 2019 in Articles

[image:1] An architectural rendering shows a concept for the intersection of Woodland Avenue and E. 110th Street. [City Architecture] The effort to rebuild and reinvigorate Woodhill Homes, a public housing development one mile south of Cleveland's University... read more

A Place Called Home

Posted August 26, 2019 in Articles

Cleveland's Woodhill Homes tells the story of public housing. It began in the 1930s with promise and enthusiasm but since has suffered funding shortfalls and stigma. But there are plans for a brighter future. Woodhill Homes... read more

As Repair Backlog Grows, Public Housing Tries Private Funding

Posted August 20, 2019 in Articles

[image:1] Quiana Baker of Woodhill Homes says she's been waiting for months for an updated bathtub. (Justin Glanville / ideastream) Ask Quiana Baker to describe her decorating style, and she’ll give you one word. "Cute," says Baker, 37,... read more

As Repair Backlog Grows, Public Housing Tries Private Funding

Posted August 20, 2019 in Articles

Ask Quiana Baker to describe her decorating style, and she’ll give you one word. "Cute," says Baker, 37, who works in fashion retail and moved into Woodhill Homes in 2018. She elaborates: "I have my own... read more