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A podcast about good people doing gooder things in the goodest city of them all: Cleveland.

A podcast about good people doing gooder things in the goodest city of them all: Cleveland.
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Cleveland, OH

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A podcast about good people doing gooder things in the goodest city of them all: Cleveland.

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@theclecast

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English


Episodes

124 – Madeline Finn – The Whiskey Hollow

6/11/2018
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Dan and Brian sat down with the amazingly talented Madeline Finn. Madie is a guitarist, vocalist, and founding member of the band The Whiskey Hollow. We talked about her journey through music, from a student in Streetsboro to a Hollywood Week finalist on American Idol and on to her path today. Madie shares how her personal […]

Duration:01:46:13

Episode 123 – Live at Il Rione Pizza!

6/4/2018
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Dan & Brian sat down with Brian Holleran and wrangled in a standing Brian Moss, on occasion. We had sat down with the duo of pizza-mongering Brians in October 2016. Since then, they have opened their restaurant, Il Rione Pizza in Cleveland’s Detroit Shoreway neighborhood’s West Side Little Italy. In a podcast first, we have […]

Duration:01:28:10

Episode 122 – Jeremy Urmanski – Larder Delicatessen

5/20/2018
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Dan and Brian sat down with the co-founder and co-owner of Larder Delicatessen, Jeremy Urmanski. Larder is a unique concept here in Cleveland. They start everything from scratch and source their food locally. They make a gefiltefish from lake fish, not ocean fish. Most of their foods are fermented, in-house. So what are they? A […]

Duration:01:38:39

Episode 121 – Neighborfulish

5/12/2018
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Dan & Brian got all the equipment set up only to discover that they hadn’t booked a guest for the show! We decided to chew the fat and talk about things going on around Cleveland. Our buddy Tim showed up about 10 minutes into recording and he promptly joined the conversation as our ad hoc […]

Duration:01:05:45

Episode 120 – Grant Goodrich – OH-16 Congressional Candidate

5/3/2018
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Dan & Brian had the chance to sit down with Grant Goodrich who is running for the Congressional seat in Ohio’s 16th District. Grant currently serves as the Executive Director of the Great Lakes Energy Institute. We talk about his journey from Revere High School outside of Akron to the Naval Academy, Marine Corps, Columbia […]

Duration:01:30:50

Episode 119 – Open Streets Cleveland – Rachel and Emma

4/29/2018
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Dan and Brian had the chance to sit down with Rachel Sommer and Emma Maloney of Open Streets Cleveland, formerly known as Ciclevia. Open Streets Cleveland turns streets upside down by closing 1-3 miles of road to cars and opening them up for day-long festivities and community building. You can walk, roll, pedal, shuffle or […]

Duration:01:04:53

Episode 118 – Rep. Nickie Antonio – Live at Gypsy Beans!

4/23/2018
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Dan and Brian hauled their gear up to their first ever coffee shop live show at Gypsy Beans and Baking Company. We had the chance to interview State Representative Nickie Antonio, who is currently running for State Senate in Senate District 23. We talked about how state government affects everyday life, how minority parties shape […]

Duration:01:20:13

Episode 117 – Carol Heiss Jenkins & Hayes Jenkins

4/16/2018
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Dan & Brian had an amazing chat with Carol Heiss Jenkins and Hayes Jenkins. Carol and Hayes have what many would call a unique story. Carol and Hayes both have Olympic gold medals, in the same sport, figure skating, from different Olympics. Hayes took gold in 1956 and Carol in 1960. Since then, they’ve […]

Duration:01:30:25

Episode 116 – Melinda Jackson – International Youth Leadership Foundation

4/9/2018
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Dan & Brian had the chance to sit down with Melinda Jackson, founder and Executive Director of the International Youth Leadership Foundation (IYLF). IYLF helps students understand their place in the world, in a global sense, through education, exposure, and service learning. We chat with Melinda about how this helps build culturally competent and socially […]

Duration:01:25:50

Episode 115 – Live with CIFF at Great Lakes Brewing Company

4/1/2018
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Dan & Brian schlepped the studio over to Market Avenue in the historic Market District of Ohio City. In the basement of the Great Lakes Brewing Company‘s Brewpub we had the chance to sit down with Patrick Shepherd, Debbie Samples, and Bill Guentzler of the Cleveland International Film Festival. We had the chance to ask […]

Duration:01:44:12

Episode 114 – Neighborful!

3/30/2018
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Dan & Brian had a chance to chew the fat, shoot the shit, stand around the water cooler, and just bullshit in general with our good friend and neighbor, Tim. We thought we’d talk about the Oscars. That kinda happened, maybe. It’s a fun conversation, mostly about nothing important. More to come soon, but we’ll […]

Duration:00:49:54

Episode 112 – Molly & Pat Murray – Wake Robin Foods

3/19/2018
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Dan & Brian had the chance to sit down with father-daughter duo Molly & Pat Murray. Molly & Pat are the founders and owners of Wake Robin Fermented Foods. Wake Robin produces organic, locally sourced fermented food products like kimchi, pickles, and kraut. We talk about their journey from their previous careers, Pat used to […]

Duration:01:26:04

Episode 107 – Ron O’Leary – Cleveland Housing Court

1/21/2018
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Dan & Brian sat down with Cleveland Housing Court Judge Ron O’Leary. Cleveland Housing Court is one of only three courts in Ohio that specialize in housing, building, and safety-related issues. We talk about the court’s mission, history, functioning, and caseload. We also discuss how housing court can help tenants and landlords settle disputes. Ron and […]

Duration:01:20:36

104 – Holiday Hostful 2017

12/20/2017
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Dan & Brian weren’t actually planning on doing a holiday hostful this year, but the fates had other plans. As is tradition, this hostful is incredibly tangential, because we can’t focus. We talk about family traditions, Santa, Elf on the Shelf, egg nog, and a whole bunch more. We also talk about the direction of […]

Duration:00:57:05

Episode 103 – Irvin Moldanado

12/14/2017
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Dan & Brian had the chance to sit down with Irvin Moldanado. Normally, our guests are leaders of groups or organizations like businesses, non-profits, governments, cooperatives, and the like. Irvin’s story is a little different. Irvin spent a good part of his childhood in Puerto Rico and after seeing the devastation that Hurricane Maria caused, he […]

Duration:01:25:59

Episode 102 – Dan O’Malley – Lakewood City Council

12/7/2017
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Brian & Ethan sit down with Dan O’Malley, Ward 4 Councilman in Lakewood. We talk about his path to council, how Lakewood’s council functions, how it’s different than Cleveland, and even more. We really dig in on housing policy, development, growth, and community equitability. We did forget to ask why they couldn’t keep street numbers, you […]

Duration:01:25:52

Episode 101 – Chris Alvarado – Slavic Village Development Corporation

11/28/2017
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Dan & Brian had the chance to sit down with Chris Alvarado, Executive Director of Slavic Village Development Corporation. We talked about the history of the neighborhood, it’s beginnings as Newburgh Township, annexation, growth, decline, and rebirth of the neighborhood. There’s a lot of cool things going on in Slavic Village: after school programs, housing […]

Duration:01:51:54

Episode 100!

11/21/2017
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Well, we made it to 100 episodes. To celebrate this special occasion, we invited past guests Mark Raymond and Alex Budin, who has also been a guest host, on to chat. Alex was kind(?) enough to bring us a bottle of Jeppson Malort. Brian sampled it for the first time while recording. We agreed with […]

Duration:01:35:33

Episode 99 – Kareem Henton – Black Lives Matter

11/10/2017
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Dan & Brian had the chance to sit down Kareem Henton of Black Lives Matter Cleveland. We had a great conversation about what BLM Cleveland has done and is doing, race and class in Cleveland, how people can get involved, and a whole lot more. Many national issues are present here in Cleveland and we […]

Duration:01:33:38

Episode 97 – Andrew Zelman – Euclid Media Group

10/23/2017
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Dan & Brian invited media magnate and mogul, Andrew Zelman, over to the Jimmy DiMora Center for Excellence in Podcasting. Andrew is an owner of Euclid Media Group, the organization that owns Cleveland Scene Magazine. We talk about the history of the alternative weekly, its current form, and future. Alternative weeklies like Scene contribute to […]

Duration:01:33:08