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March 21, 2005
Ohio coal plant agrees to cut pollution - An Ohio power plant has agreed to make combustion improvements that would drastically cut pollution from its smokestacks.
posted by tekrat to environment at 8:29 P.M. EST 7 comments
COSI becomes a sandbox for Cleveland sculptor - Who knew that sea creatures are made of sand? Artist Carl Jara, that's who. And the Cleveland sculptor will help them emerge from a 20-ton pile of sand during COSI's "Sandsational Spring Break" that begins tomorrow and runs through April 3.
posted by tekrat to art at 8:26 P.M. EST 1 comment
Bringing jobs to Toledo - "Mayor Jack Ford launched a major new development campaign Monday, March 21, designed to showcase opportunities in Toledo for companies looking to locate or expand. The campaign includes advertising in automotive-related publications, a website [Toledo Works], a calling program on prospects, as well as a local effort with a call for the entire community to participate."
posted by jr to business at 7:33 P.M. EST 18 comments
Freedom Forum - The eighth annual discussion on Independent Media and Press Freedom is this Thursday, March 24 at 7:30 p.m. in UT's Law Center Auditorium. The event is free and open to the public. The discussion panel includes: UT's Independent Collegian, Jason Kucsma and Jen Angel who are the founders of Clamor Magazine, and Michael S. Miller the editor in chief of the Toledo Free Press. The event is sponsored by the Society of Professional Journalists.
posted by jr to media at 6:45 P.M. EST 6 comments
IntimacyTurns Movie-Goers Off - You can laugh about it. Fantasize about it. Be punished or killed for it. But what you can't do is take sex seriously at the movies.
Look at the numbers on sexy movies. The list of box office casualties is long. Both versions of Lolita died at the box office, along with Striptease, Showgirls, Henry and June, Crash, The Brown Bunny, The People vs Larry Flynt, Crimes of Passion, Wonderland and Original Sin. - More>>
posted by tekrat to entertainment at 9:42 A.M. EST 3 comments