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Iceland part 2

Last week I talked about the Cleveland Hopkins Airport announcing that it would become another one of several Midwestern U.S. hubs for the Icelandic air-carrier, Wow Airlines. I also talked briefly about our good fortune here in northeast Ohio to now have non-stop access to such an otherworldly place like Iceland.
Having said t ... (full story)


Method vs. Message: How sports can start a movement

Method vs. Message: How sports can start a movement

Colin Kaepernick's first two "protests" drew scant attention. He sat on the bench, out of uniform, virtually unnoticed. His third got some buzz after a reporter tweeted a picture of the 49ers bench that had nothing to do with the quarterback but caught him in the frame, sitting during the national anthem.
Meanwhile, the ... (full story)


Former NFL pro-turned-firefighter reflects on career change

MIDDLETOWN, Ohio (AP) — One of Middletown's newest firefighters has seen a lot in his life, and he's bringing that experience to a new profession.
Antonio Pittman was sworn in last month as a Middletown firefighter and has a unique background of playing football for the Ohio State Buckeyes and with the former St. Louis Rams ... (full story)


Penn State is growing into 'Hockey Valley'

Penn State is growing into 'Hockey Valley'

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — In the shadow of Beaver Stadium stands a sparkling rink with two sheets of ice that Terry Pegula hopes will be the incubator for the growth of hockey in Pennsylvania and across the United States.
Eight years ago, Pegula and his wife, Kim, gave more than $100 million to Penn State University to fund ... (full story)


Indians removing Chief Wahoo logo from game uniforms in 2019

Indians removing Chief Wahoo logo from game uniforms in 2019

CLEVELAND (AP) — A smiling reminder of lazy summer days. An ugly depiction of racism.
Beloved by some, reviled by others.
Chief Wahoo — the grinning, wide-eyed, feather-wearing logo that has divided baseball fans and even families in Cleveland — is being tossed from the game.
Major League Baseball announce ... (full story)