Cuyahoga County, City of Cleveland & Global Cleveland Issue Statements on President Donald Trump’s Immigration Protection Remarks

Cuyahoga County, City of Cleveland and Global Cleveland issued the following statements:

“It’s wrong to disrespect some of the 43 million immigrants who live in this country, who are an important part of our country, and who make our country better. Our community is a better place because of the mix of people we have here. And it is particularly outrageous to use vile and racist language to describe the people of entire countries and a continent. The good people of the United States should not sit quietly by in the face of hateful insults coming out of the White House,” said Cuyahoga County Executive Armond Budish. Continue reading

Cimperman Welcomes Immigrants in New Global Cleveland Role

Joe Cimperman, President of Global Cleveland, was recently interviewed by Leah Hammond for Cleveland State University’s Engaging Cleveland Neighborhoods, a CSU-produced pilot program for the upcoming TremonsterTV (Ellen Robinson, Producer).

About Global Cleveland

Global Cleveland seeks to attract, welcome and connect newcomers, including highly skilled and highly trained immigrants and refugees, to Cleveland and Cuyahoga County in order to strengthen the economic vitality and social fabric of our region.  The organizational vision is to create a welcoming region that is a place of opportunity and prosperity for people of all racial, ethnic and international backgrounds.  Global Cleveland works to connect various resources within the region and collaborate with existing organizations to:  1) Welcome newcomers who will support the growth and talent needs of businesses, industries and institutions; 2) Assist international newcomers and young professionals to establish roots in our neighborhoods; and 3) Foster an inclusive and welcoming community. Continue reading

Tremont’s W 13th Pl. Designated ‘Sokolowski Way’


Sokolowski family honored by City of Cleveland dedicating W 13th Place as Sokolowski WayPhoto courtesy of Sokolowski’s

Dyngus Day in Tremont began with a celebration of one of our great institutions, Sokolowski’s University Inn.  At 9am on Monday, the Sokolowski family was honored by Councilman Joe Cimperman and the City of Cleveland by the dedicating W 13th Place as “Sokolowski Way.”

Tremont Moves…All Year!


Did you know there is a big health movement going on in Tremont?  An Adult Health Challenge starts at Tremont Moves! The excitement begins June 20, 2015, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. in Lincoln Park (between Starkweather and W. 11th in Tremont) where initial assessments (weigh ins, blood pressure, blood sugar, cholesterol and body mass index) will be provided. Continue reading

Cleveland Police 2nd District Rally to Support Keith Sulzer


A rally to support Commander Keith Sulzer was held at 5:30 pm on Tuesday, 3/25/14, at the Second District Station, 3481 Fulton Road.  The rally was organized by the Second District Community Relations Committee. A fellowship gathering was held at Benny’s Sports Cafe, 3463 Fulton Road, following the rally.