In Our Backyard: MetroHealth Main Campus Transformation Project If you follow the Historic Scranton Corridor past The Tappan and Wagner Awning, you’ll eventually come to MetroHealth System’s main campus—which is currently undergoing a significant transformation. The hospital’s campus is nearing the finish line for the first phase of its transformation project, which adds an 11-floor…

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Resident Recipes from SCA West Side Market Challenge Photo provided by SCA Resident Tiffany Vinson For more than 100 years, the West Side Market in Ohio City has been providing the Cleveland community with fresh meat and seafood, fruits and vegetables, baked goods, dairy and cheese products, and so much more. Vendors offer local and…

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2021 SCA Giving Tree Project Following the success of last year’s Giving Tree project, we’re very excited to introduce four more local nonprofits to our communities this holiday season. In 2020, our residents came together to donate over $2,500 worth of physical goods to four nonprofits that are doing great work in our neighborhoods.  How…

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NOVOGRADAC: “Implementing Green Building Practices with Historic Preservation Requires Complicated Balance” An enduring challenge with historic tax credit-financed (HTC-financed) properties is a high-wire act of balancing green building practices with opportunities to restore, preserve, reconstruct and rehabilitate existing structures, writes Nick Decicco for NOVOGRADAC’s Journal of Tax Credits.  Though difficult, such challenges can also present opportunities…

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Resident Volunteers: Advocacy in Northeast Ohio Hey everyone, my name is Zach and I live over at The Tappan! When I’m not working my day job as a Project Manager at Progressive Insurance, I am doing a lot of political work throughout Northeast Ohio. I started my journey doing issues-based advocacy with Students and Moms…

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Polaroid Project: Anabelle in Tremont Hi I’m Anabelle, and I am one of the OGs in Wagner Awning. I’m originally from California, and I’ve spent the last few years exploring Cleveland. It’s a pretty cool city! If you’re a local, you have probably seen me with my dog Haley around Tremont. 1. Whiskey Island Everyone…

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Community Resources for Cleveland Voters As many of the members in our community know, we have two important elections coming up in Cleveland. On Tuesday, August 3, 2021, voters will determine who is on the ballot for the congressional seat left vacant by Marcia Fudge, who is now serving as the US Secretary of Housing…

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Polaroid Project: Erin in Tremont Hello, I’m Erin and I live in the Wagner Awning Building. I have resided there since before the Tappan was constructed! I am a native Clevelander, growing up in a suburb on the west side. Cleveland has my heart, as it is full of fun-loving, hard-working people who appreciate a…

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Announcing the 2021 Tremont Farmers Market Each summer, the Tremont Farmers Market pops up in Lincoln Park to offer residents the opportunity to engage with and support local farmers, producers, and artists. In addition to providing fresh produce, baked goods, honey, jams, handcrafted foods and art, the market also serves as a neighborhood gathering place…

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The Plain Dealer: “Ohio Awning building in Tremont set for apartment redo” A 150-year-old Cleveland manufacturer plans to move next year, writes Michelle Jarboe for The Plain Dealer, making way for an apartment revamp of its historic building in the Tremont neighborhood. On Tuesday, Ohio Awning & Manufacturing Co. sold its longtime home and nearby…

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