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Linda Kennedy: Showing kindness to strangers
Taking in stray animals is one thing, but taking in a homeless, destitute stranger is quite another for most people. Yet no one ever said Linda Kennedy is most people. The 72-year-old Cleveland res...
Aug 19, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
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John Craigmiles: Walking tall as a friend to all
Looking up to John Craigmiles has little to do with the fact that he stands 6 feet 7 inches tall and was once a bouncer in several Chicago nightclubs years ago. The Cleveland native has earned the ...
Aug 17, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tony Lane: Bringing hope to orphans in Mexico
When Tony P. Lane made his first trip to the orphanage at Poza Rica, Vera Cruz, Mexico, his heart was touched and he knew at once it was not a “one-time” visit. His mission trips started with his d...
Aug 15, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local night club brings clean music and all that jazz
Studio Impact has become the new hot spot for cool entertainment in Cleveland for college students, adults and youths who prefer a faith-based atmosphere. Lavon Kemp, co-owner of the month-old club...
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Local Boys & Girls Clubs teach kids to write their own ticket to success
The next group of professional writers seeking careers in journalism may have gotten their earliest start from the local Boys & Girls Clubs by means of a new initiative for youths interested in wri...
Aug 12, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lynda Phillips: The girl next door who loves people
Lynda Phillips loves people. She loves getting to see people any time she’s away from home, whether she is showing off her scrapbooking skills, competing in sports or working at Lee University. Her...
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Bryan Reed uncovers local historical figure
By the time Bryan Reed attended the National Rosenwald Schools Conference: 100 Years of Pride, Progress, and Preservation on June 14-16 in Tuskegee, Ala., the associate professor of History at Clev...
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When facing Alzheimer's: A sister's story
The last time Della Harvey ever saw her late sister, she offered her a hug. Her sister's response was to violently push her away. She just didn't remember who the person trying to hug her was anymo...
Aug 08, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local autism center seeking school supplies for special needs children
The Cleveland-Chattanooga Autism Center is having a school supply drive for special needs children at Broad Street United Methodist Church, 263 Broad St., Cleveland, on Aug. 11 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m...
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Senior Olympian Ed Leech sets state records
Cleveland resident Ed Leech won six medals in this year’s Tennessee state Senior Olympics and set two state records. Now that he has placed in both his regional and state competitions, he is making...
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