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Terminal Tower wins Ohio historic tax credits for partial apartment revamp

The K&D Group plans to transform 12 of Terminal Tower's lower floors into 303 apartments, the first of which will open in July 2019.


TireHub to begin operations in July

The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. and Bridgestone Americas, Inc. national tire distribution venture, TireHub LLC, will begin operations in July.


Those sometimes lame 'reason codes' behind why your credit score isn't higher: Money Matters

We recently applied for a mortgage, and received our credit score from the bank. It is in the exceptional range, but I was curious about the "factors adversely affecting our scores."


Independence firm will pay Brecksville $5 million to redevelop former Veterans Affairs hospital property

DiGeroniimo Development LLC, an Independence developer, will pay the city of Brecksville $5 million over 15 years to redevelop the former U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs hospital site at the northwest corner of Brecksville and Miler…

Tuesday, Jun 19


Columbia prof Malo Hutson tells his students 'go to Cleveland': City Club We Plan Cle event

Columbia University associate professor Malo Hutson said he tells his urban planning students to seek opportunity in cities like Cleveland, which he said will help determine the future of the U.S. and the world.


FES nuclear decommissioning funds inadequate, consumer groups tell NRC

A coalition of four consumer and environmental groups led by the Midwest-based Environmental Law and Policy Center are today arguing that the investment trust funds created to decommission the Perry nuclear plant, Davis-Besse and the…

Ohio House bill would study e-school funding in wake of ECOT closure

Ohio House Speaker Ryan Smith said Reps. Keith Faber and Bill Reineke have introduced a bill Monday that would call for a committee to look at funding to e-schools. ECOT closed in January after the state found it owed $80 million in tax…


Swensons proposes leasing land from Strongsville schools for new drive-in restaurant

Swensons would like to build a restaurant on Pearl Road in Strongsville. The Akron-based hamburger drive-in chain would lease land from Strongsville City Schools.

Fortune 500 executives to learn about innovation from Cleveland companies this week

Innovation Leader is bringing 50 executives from Fortune 500 companies to check out companies in Cleveland this week.


American Greetings laying off staff today at creative studios

American Greetings is laying off staff today at its Creative Studios at Crocker Park in Westlake, as part of a restructuring plan.

Startup Scaleup to bring together entrepreneurs, mentors at Gordon Square

Startup Scaleup will present nearly 40 workshops, panels and networking events spread out over several venues in Cleveland's Gordon Square Arts District.


Trump directs US Trade Representative to prepare new tariffs on $200B in Chinese imports

President Donald Trump directed the U.S. Trade Representative to prepare new tariffs on $200 billion in Chinese imports on Monday as the two nations moved closer to a potential trade war.

Monday, Jun 18


Judge considers public access to data about opioid shipments

A federal judge in Ohio will consider whether to allow public access to government data detailing years of prescription opioid painkiller shipments.


Historic Bratenahl mansion tops local May home sales, fetching $5 million


A local CEO bought the Howard M. Hanna, Jr., property overlooking Lake Erie in late May, grabbing a piece of Cleveland-area history for $5 million.

15 Summit County organizations receive Northeast Ohio's Top Workplaces honors

Fifteen Summit County organizations were among 150 workplaces selected as Northeast Ohio's Top Workplaces in 2018 by the Plain Dealer.


Whiskey business: Doc Howard's Distillery rising in Perry

Doc Howard's Distillery in Perry is two years old and counting.

Sunday, Jun 17


Top Workplaces winners attribute successes to their employees: Top Workplaces 2018

Progressive, Reminger and Ancora claim the No.1 spots in their business-size divisions for 2018 Top Workplaces

Northeast Ohio's Top Workplaces 2018: The list

Northeast Ohio's Top 150 Workplaces: The list

At Progressive, workers love choices, flexibility: Top Workplaces 2018

Progressive grabbed top honors among Northeast Ohio workplaces this year, ranking first among businesses with 500 or more employees.

Reminger is where lawyers, staff are valued and they know it: Top Workplaces 2018

One Cleveland-based business exemplifying a vigorously independent and simultaneously nurturing workplace culture is the Reminger Co., LPA, a mid-size law firm founded here in 1958 and now in 14 locations across several states.

Ancora reaches No. 1 among small employers: Top Workplaces 2018

After finishing in the top five for the past three years, Ancora Advisors this year finished as the top-ranked small employer in the annual Top Workplace rankings.


Liberty Ford comes in as 2nd place winner, large-company category: Top Workplaces 2018

A longstanding value to treat employees fairly helped make Liberty Ford one of Northeast Ohio's Top Workplaces.

Union Home Mortgage Corp. snags 2nd place, midsize-company category: Top Workplaces 2018

Union Home Mortgage Corp. snags second place in the midsize-company category in Top Workplaces 2018.

Saint Albert the Great school is 2nd-place winner, small-business category: Top Workplaces 2018

Happy kids, parents and employees helped boost the private school to second place in the small-business category of the Plain Dealer's 2018 Top Workplaces survey. This was the fourth consecutive year that Saint Albert was ranked a Top…

Charles Schwab & Co. is 3rd place winner, large-company category: Top Workplaces 2018

Charles Schwab & Co. operations in Richfield is a third place winner in Northeast Ohio for Top Workplaces 2018.

Gardiner takes 3rd place, midsize-company category: Top Workplaces 2018

Gardiner, a Solon-based provider of heating and air conditioning equipment, won third place in the midsize company category of the 2018 Top Workplaces competition.

L'Nique Specialty Linen Rental wins 3rd place, small-company category: Top Workplaces 2018

L'Nique Specialty Linens sells and rents specialty linens, tablecloths, chair covers and other items needed for special events, and offers laundry services for linens. Its clients include catering companies, hotels, corporations, brides…


High scorers in special areas: Top Workplaces 2018

Recognition for high scores in particular areas.

Winners throughout the 9 years: Top Workplaces 2018

Top Workplaces is in its ninth year in Cleveland. Here are the winners from all the past years.

Shining a spotlight on 1st, 2nd and 3rd place winners: Top Workplaces 2018

This year, we've changed things up a bit. Instead of featuring only the first-place winners in each business-size category and writing about popular workplace trends, as we have for nine years, we decided to shine a spotlight on all three…