Monthly Archive: December 2017

We had the chance to sit down with Annemarie Grassi, CEO of Open Doors Academy, and an Open Doors’ student, Yidiayah Box. Open Doors Academy provides wrap-around after-school programming, education, and support for students in select schools around the Cleveland area. Open Doors serves children from 5th grade through undergraduate. 100% of students who complete […]

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Dan & Brian weren’t actually planning on doing a holiday hostful this year, but the fates had other plans. As is tradition, this hostful is incredibly tangential, because we can’t focus. We talk about family traditions, Santa, Elf on the Shelf, egg nog, and a whole bunch more. We also talk about the direction of […]

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Dan & Brian had the chance to sit down with Irvin Moldanado. Normally, our guests are leaders of groups or organizations like businesses, non-profits, governments, cooperatives, and the like. Irvin’s story is a little different. Irvin spent a good part of his childhood in Puerto Rico and after seeing the devastation that Hurricane¬†Maria caused, he […]

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Brian & Ethan sit down with Dan O’Malley, Ward 4 Councilman in Lakewood. We talk about his path to¬†council, how Lakewood’s council functions, how it’s different than Cleveland, and even more. We really dig in on housing policy, development, growth, and community equitability. We did forget to ask why they couldn’t keep street numbers, you […]

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