Kids & Teens

Mayor Jackson Addresses Look Up to Cleveland Summer Leadership Academy Students

Twenty high school juniors and seniors participating in the Look Up to Cleveland Summer Leadership Academy, accompanied by their program mentors, visited Cleveland City Hall for a meet and greet opportunity with Mayor Frank G. Jackson. Look Up To Cleveland Summer Leadership Academy is a summer leadership development program that offers students hands-on leadership training and exposure to Cleveland and its leaders.

  • 8/2: 33rd Annual Mayor’s Night Out Against Crime

    This year’s event on Tuesday, August 2nd features a baseball game between Police Officers and the Big F All-Stars. Other activities include kids finger printing, face painting, and the Cleveland Museum of Art’s mobile unit “Studio Go.” The main event will be at Humphrey Park in Cleveland’s Collinwood neighborhood. Other locations include McGowan Park, Steelyard Commons, Arbor Park Village, Life Skills (Parking lot), Fullerton Block Club,  and Humphrey Park. Details: 216.664.3290.

  • Some Little Known Facts about Cleveland City Hall

    The original City Hall had several locations prior to arriving at 601 Lakeside Avenue. One location was the Case Block, a commercial building on Superior Avenue that stood in the present location of the Cleveland Public Library’s main building. The city leased the Case Block from 1875-1906 at $36,000 per year and finally purchased the building from the Case Estate in 1906. 

  • Plankton Fund Gives Dogs Second Chances

    The Plankton Fund was created in response to the heartworm positive dogs that come into the Cleveland Animal Care and Control (CACC) that have limited options due to the cost of heartworm treatment