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A Tale of Two Cities – Wilkinsburg Pennsylvania and East Cleveland Ohio

Wilkinsburg PA – After watching the fantastic documentary from school aged children concerning East Cleveland Ohio called “EAST CLEVELAND TALE OF TWO CITIES” this compare and contrast story came to be. A short trip to western Pennsylvania and the Borough of Wilkinsburg was selected for this story because of the similarity between East Cleveland.  Wilkinsburg PA is the first suburb to the east of Pittsburgh PA and has already started merging the process of giving up their city one street at a time. Just like East Cleveland the local transit companyRead More


The Grand Army of the Republic Highway – 24 Hours with Mansell Baker

Riding with EC City Councilman Mansell Baker (24 Hours) This is a 24 report where East Cleveland’s youngest city councilman Mansell Baker asked me to keep him off camera and I agreed. Day one with Mr. Baker starts with him on the phone with the Ohio EPA because of a gasoline spill on The Grand Highway of the Republic Highway better known as Euclid Avenue in East Cleveland. Councilman Baker seemed to have no regrets in bringing me out in the middle of the night to make sure this gotRead More