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Latin American and Latino Art at the Allen
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G-Money, as he prefers to be called, gets served by Fran Blamble and Karen Filipic from St. Basil's church in Brecksville

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Cleveland marks Homeless Memorial Day
Story by Kabir Bhatia
Cleveland has been marking Homeless Memorial Day for nearly three decades. This year’s event was Sunday at St. Malachi’s on the near west side. And as WKSU’s Kabir Bhatia reports, it was more than a church service.
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Kasich's policy plans put the Ohio Chamber of Commerce on the spot
Some members may be against plans the governor outlined in his speech
Cleveland citizens call for better police training, oversight, interaction
At council's first stop on its "listening tour," residents get a chance to lay out ways to improve the city police department 
Fancy dinners from humble beginnings at The Blue Door
The popular Cuyahoga Falls breakfast spot now serves elegant and expensive dinners
The Black Keys guitar tech's moment in the spotlight
String instrument technician Dan Johnson of Akron plays second guitar on a cover song in the current tour
Canton will vote tonight on chipping $5 million into HOF project
Fawcett Stadium renovations are a first step in a decade-long plan
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Traffic cameras and JobsOhio were 2014's top Ohio Supreme Court cases
Other rulings will affect payday loans and public records
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Ohio's unemployment rate drops to 5 percent
The state's rate is the lowest in over a decade
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Will Ohio's marijuana initiative follow casinos' lead? - One political scientist says centralizing pot growers could net the same results as confining gambling to just four cities
Integration leads to the closing of a popular Cleveland gay club - Some believe the mainstreaming of gay cultures is making most clubs and bars more gay-friendly
Group organizing unique marijuana legalization ballot initiative - Other morning headlines: Ohio's jobless rate falls to 5%; NEO passed over for $25 million tax credit
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The Big Orange Giving Orb: A Poem for the Holidays

It's the holiday season and that means lots of time spent buying gifts. But, WKSU is a gift you give yourself every day of the year. Click through to read about the wisdom shared by a giant glowing orb.

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Hot Picks: This Week's Smart Stuff

The holidays are finally here, but don't worry there is still plenty to do. Visit Glow at the Garden at the Cleveland Botanical Gardens or Holiday Market in Akron. You can also see the Trans-Siberian Orchestra or the Harlem Globetrotters - and more this week in Northeast Ohio.

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Christmas Traditions in Northeast Ohio

Enjoy family traditions when A Christmas Carol, The Nutcracker and The Messiah return to regional stages for the holidays.

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A WKSU Member Discount for 'A Christmas Carol'

WKSU members can use a special code to purchase discounted tickets for the Great Lakes Theatre production of A Christmas Carol, at the Ohio Theatre in PlayhouseSquare Nov. 29 to Dec. 23.

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WKSU's Autumn 2014 Station Break

Find out more about WKSU, along with arts and culture throughout Northeast Ohio, in the Autumn 2014 issue of WKSU's Station Break.

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Folk–All Folk Music! All The Time!

Folk Folk Music! All The Time! is all folk, all of the time. Listen to the music you love when it best fits your busy schedule.

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WKSU Holiday Programming

Through Jan. 1, WKSU will offer a variety of classical and folk music programs that were created to make your holiday season brighter. Stream classical holiday music online and in our mobile apps, and see the complete schedule of special shows.

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