CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) – A MetroHealth medical assistant was arrested Tuesday on suspicion of bringing drugs into the Cuyahoga County Jail. Tamika Hardy was a medical practice assistant assigned to the jail where she was responsible for scheduling and registering inmates’ medical care, according to a Cuyahoga County press release. The release did not include further details on the arrest. The matter is under investigation by the sheriff’s department, according to the release.
Led by Cleveland activist and organizer Kathy Wray Coleman of the Imperial Women Coalition, greater Cleveland women hosted the 5th Annual International Women's Day March Cleveland rally and march on March 8 on Market Square in Cleveland. Keynote speakers for the rally were state Rep. Emilia Sykes, who is also the minority leader in the Ohio House of Representatives and leads the Ohio Legislative Black Caucus (OLBC), Dayton, Ohio Mayor Nan Whaley, and activist Queen Fatima Chu
WASHINGTON — The Senate is expected to vote Wednesday to confirm Rep. Marcia Fudge (D-OH) as the new Secretary of Housing and Urban Development. Senator Sherrod Brown has been leading the process as chair of the Senate’s Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee. "The first vote took place at 5:30 pm Tuesday night, March 9, 2021, that so-called cloture,” Brown said Tuesday afternoon of the procedural vote to end debate on the nomination. “Passage confirmation for Congress
The Jeep Invaders, a growing community-oriented car club, came together with community partners from across the city to deliver PPE and books to the community children. On Saturday, March 6, at the Corner of 116th and Miles, in Cleveland, OH the Jeep Invaders, along with the Urban League Guild of Greater Cleveland, President Billy Sharp distributed over 200 books, 300 masks, and other essential protection materials to the community. It is great to see these community organi