Bocce courts opening at Voinovich Bicentennial Park

Downtown Cleveland’s first natural outdoor bocce courts were recently installed at North Coast Harbor’s Voinovich Bicentennial Park. The installation was a collaboration of the City of Cleveland, Downtown Cleveland Alliance and North Coast Harbor Stakeholders, according to a news release. The two courts are 12 feet wide by 60 feet long and located at the southeast corner of the park directly outside of Nuevo Cleveland’s … Continue reading Bocce courts opening at Voinovich Bicentennial Park

Tobias Fünke himself, David Cross, will perform comedy act at Agora

Being a fan of “Arrested Development” has been such a roller coaster ride. We got three GREAT seasons of the comedy series on Fox, from 2003 to 2006, but then the plug was pulled due to low ratings. (Man, sometimes people really don’t know what to watch on TV. But I digress.) While there was some far-fetched dream we might see the amazingly dysfunctional and … Continue reading Tobias Fünke himself, David Cross, will perform comedy act at Agora

Kicking off summer dining at Mia Bella

Yes! Patio season! It’s here! We had made reservations at Mia Bella in Little Italy, before the weather had improved. But when we got there it was gorgeous out. Fortunately, our luck continued as one of its few tables set up on the sidewalks was open so we got to bask in actual sunlight and with cocktails in some of the largest glasses in Northeast … Continue reading Kicking off summer dining at Mia Bella

FigLeaf Brewing Co. taproom worth a stop in southwest Ohio

I visited FigLeaf Brewing Co. in Middletown during a trip to southwest Ohio in August. Nine months later, I’m still thinking about the beer I had there. The Basmati Cream Ale: Inspired by local home-brewing legend Ted Holloway, our Cream Ale uses basmati rice to impart a subtle yet distinct almost white-popcorn basmati aromatic note. Grounded by a base of Pilsner malt and just enough Liberty … Continue reading FigLeaf Brewing Co. taproom worth a stop in southwest Ohio

Food Truck Tuesdays return to Public Square on May 22

What: Food Truck Tuesdays Where: Public Square, downtown Cleveland When: 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday, beginning May 22 and running for 22 weeks. Why you should go: Who doesn’t love food trucks? Plus, the weekly events will include live music, stage presentations and community conversations. What you should eat/drink: The lineup will be announced weekly. How to get more information: Visit clevelandpublicsquare.com. Photo: The fountains … Continue reading Food Truck Tuesdays return to Public Square on May 22