May 22, 2013
Want to bolster your faith in the future? Check out the Sound of Ideas Wednesday morning at 9. We'll have a conversation with four incredibly impressive members of the high school class of 2013, recently featured in the Plain Dealer's Senior Standout section. We'll learn of their accomplishments, their inspiration and their aspirations. And we'll check in with a standout from last year, Cleveland Public Schools product David Boone, to find out how he's doing at Harvard.
May 21, 2013
Henry Ford is credited with saying at one point during the production of the Model T: "Any customer can have a car painted any color that he wants so long as it is black." Choices are much broader now. And car buying is much more complicated. Tuesday morning at 9:00 on The Sound of Ideas, we'll talk about what's popular among local buyers, how to avoid purchasing potholes in our region and what to do if you hit one. We've got plenty of room; come along for the ride.
May 20, 2013
Jobs are top of mind for Ohioans: Creating jobs, keeping jobs and balancing work with life. Yahoo this year touched a nerve by ordering its tele-commuting employees to return to the office. Communication and collaboration can't be done from home, the company said. But legions of work-from-home employees, nationwide and in our region, disagree. Monday at 9 on the Sound of Ideas, an encore presentation of our discussion about whether working from home works.
May 17, 2013
Seymour Avenue tries to regain its status as just another street, while the world continues asking 'what happened there?' More than a dozen Cleveland firefighters are indicted for taking the cash, without doing the work….Local Tea Partiers ponder a lawsuit against the IRS…And Cleveland’s Horseshoe Casino closes out year one as a success, and as a work in progress. Join host Rick Jackson for the Reporter’s Roundtable--Friday at 9 am on 90.3.
May 16, 2013
People in northeast Ohio are wheezing, sneezing and honking their way through one of the worst spring allergy seasons in recent memory. Thursday on The Sound of Ideas we'll dig into what makes it such a troubling season, what we can do to minimize the misery and whether the worst is yet to come. Join host Mike McIntyre with your questions.