Most talked about Plain Dealer stories

Aug 27, 2014

Obscure, stats-focused U.S. civil rights agency gives employers heartburn. @stevenkoff explains why s.cleveland.com/29jrUWd

Aug 27, 2014

This civil rights agency gives employers heartburn; you've probably never even heard of it. s.cleveland.com/29jrUWd via @clevelanddotcom

Soaring road salt prices have Ohio cities, counties scrambling

cleveland.com — CLEVELAND, Ohio -- Skyrocketing prices for road salt have municipalities across Northeast Ohio slashing orders and hunting for other ways to keep streets and highways free of ice and snow this winter. Among the hardest hit are 13 counties that arranged to buy salt through a partnership managed by the Ohio Department of Transportation and where Morton Salt Inc.
Aug 27, 2014

Soaring road salt prices thru @ODOT_Statewide collective have counties scrambling for alternatives bit.ly/1qKDKEo

Aug 27, 2014

RT @susanglaser: Northeast Ohio's Punderson State Park to see $6 million in improvements: s.cleveland.com/ybrGm8e via @clevelanddotcom, @ohiostateparks

Aug 27, 2014

Cleveland Browns short on time, long on questions -- Bud Shaw's Sports Spin (slideshow) s.cleveland.com/s83KGGI via @clevelanddotcom

Aug 27, 2014

Is Cleveland Browns' answer at QB currently on the roster? -- Bud Shaw's You Said It (slideshow) s.cleveland.com/CjfpKvM via @clevelanddotcom

Aug 27, 2014

Browns should give Brian Hoyer support and Johnny Manziel room to breathe -- Bud Shaw's Spinoffs s.cleveland.com/qBmPVYa via @clevelanddotcom

Ann McKee: The woman who fell in love with brains and changed football as we know it

cleveland.com — CLEVELAND, Ohio - Before young athletes died from the hits, before the teary-eyed families signed over their sons' brains, before the power brokers of the NFL denied the findings, before protestors stained her as "The Woman Trying to Destroy Football," Ann McKee was a Midwestern girl with a love of football and, later, a passion for slicing brains.
Aug 27, 2014

RT @cdotcombrowns: Ann McKee: The woman who fell in love with brains and changed football as we know it dlvr.it/6kltwL #browns

Projecting the Cleveland Browns' 53-man roster

cleveland.com — BEREA, Ohio - Projecting a 53-man roster is August's version of a mock draft. You're going to get some, perhaps many, right. But all it takes is a coaching staff to choose a few more defensive backs and a couple less offensive linemen and your logic and roster projection fall apart.

WKYC meteorologist, 'cheeseburger fan' Hollie Giangreco shares her favorite local dining obsessions; 5 For Friday

cleveland.com — You know her, you love her. She's The Girl Next Door with the inside track on the weather. She's Hollie Giangreco, meteorologist on WKYC-TV's "Channel 3 News Today," which gets a bright-and-early (4:30am) start every weekday morning. She also co-hosts that station's "Live on Lakeside" broadcasts on weekdays starting at 11am.

Zach Walters takes aim at light tower, powers Cleveland Indians past White Sox: DMan's Report, Game 130, Tuesday

cleveland.com — CLEVELAND, Ohio -- The Indians played the Chicago White Sox in the opener of a three-game series Tuesday. Here is a capsule look from The Plain Dealer reporter Dennis Manoloff: Game: 130. Opponent: White Sox. Location: U.S. Cellular Field, Chicago. Time of day: Night. Time elapsed: 3 hours, 48 minutes.

Interiors of the new Cuyahoga County convention hotel will strive for an authentic sense of place

cleveland.com — CLEVELAND, Ohio -- Cuyahoga County's new 32-story, 600-room Cleveland Convention Center hotel will strive for an authentic sense of place with interiors that blend subtle influences from Cleveland's industrial past with adaptations of midcentury modernist design.

Aug 26, 2014

RT @aaronmiguel_: "Cleveland PD fired over 100 shots at a car at the end a long pursuit..killing two unarmed people..." s.cleveland.com/EQxRk8G #CleRenMov

YMCA of Greater Cleveland will start building new downtown branch at the Galleria in September (gallery)

cleveland.com — CLEVELAND, Ohio -- The YMCA of Greater Cleveland expects to start construction next month on its new downtown branch at the Galleria at Erieview, where the 40,000-square-foot fitness center is set to open in late 2015. More than two years after the YMCA announced its moving plans, the nonprofit finally has the financing to launch the project.
Aug 27, 2014

Tidbit toward end: Bids were due recently on current YMCA building on Prospect Ave. Developer talks underway: cleveland.com/business/index… #CRE

Aug 27, 2014

In today's PD: Construction will start in late September on new @YMCACleveland downtown #CLE branch at Galleria: cleveland.com/business/index…

Aug 26, 2014

New life for Galleria. CLE #YMCA set to begin new, 40,000 sq ft fitness center downtown, by @mjarboe cleveland.com/business/index…

Aug 26, 2014

Downtown #CLE YMCA to start construction Sept. 23. Financing in place for new gym, to replace Prospect facility: cleveland.com/business/index…