Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Michael Symon to Headline Hometown Fabulous Food Show (Press Release)

For Immediate Release
July 21, 2014

Michael Symon to Headline Hometown Fabulous Food Show  at Cleveland’s I-X Center November 14-16, 2014

Cleveland, OH (July 21, 2014) Cleveland is really turning up the heat! I-X Center is proud to announce Iron Chef Michael Symon will return home to entertain fans and culinary enthusiasts alike at the 9th annual Fabulous Food Show, November 14-16.

Fabulous Food Show is the nation’s largest consumer food & beverage themed event. The enormous festival features world renowned culinary professionals, celebrity chefs and regional artisans conducting high energy informative demonstrations. Over 100 live presentations will be scheduled across six different customized stages, just in time to celebrate the holiday season. Chef Symon will appear at the event each day.

“We are truly fortunate to live in a region ripe with exceptional culinary talent,” said Jeremy Levine, Executive Producer for the Fabulous Food Show. Adding, “Chef Michael Symon is a wonderful ambassador for our community. We are tremendously excited he will join us at the Fabulous Food Show this year to showcase his artistry and passion.”

Michael Symon states, "I am beyond thrilled to once again be part of Cleveland's premier food event. Nothing makes me happier than celebrating and cooking with friends and family at home."

In addition to daily demonstrations, guests can ‘taste, try and buy’ their way through the Market Place, an expansive show floor with more than 450 exhibiting companies. Free admission is included to the co-located By Hand Fine Art & Craft Fair. Tickets for the Fabulous Food Show will go on sale August 15th. Additional participating celebrity talent and signature event details will be announced in the coming weeks.

About Michael Symon:
Michael Symon is a co-host of ABC’s lifestyle series “The Chew,” which airs on ABC. Growing up in a Greek and Sicilian family, the Cleveland native creates boldly flavored, deeply satisfying dishes at his restaurants in America’s heartland: Lola, Lolita, Roast, Bar Symon and B Spot. In addition to co-hosting “The Chew,” he also shares his energetic cooking style and infectious laugh with viewers as an Iron Chef on the Food Network.

About Fabulous Food Show:
Fabulous Food Show is an annual destination culinary celebration held at the I-X Center in Cleveland, Ohio. This unparalleled cultural experience features the nation’s largest presentation of fine food, fine art, craft breweries, wineries, restaurants and purveyors all under one roof. For more information call 216.265.COOK or visit www.fabulousfoodshow.com.

About I-X Center:
International Exposition Center (I-X Center) in Cleveland, Ohio is one of the nation's premier exhibition facilities. It is the 9th largest convention center in North America, comprised of 2.2 million sq. ft., including more than one million sq. ft. of flexible presentation space. I-X Center is conveniently located adjacent to Cleveland Hopkins International Airport, just 15 minutes southwest of downtown, with nearby hotels and secure on-site parking for more than 10,000 vehicles. Featuring a unique 'one-stop sourcing' model for all production services, the I-X Center has hosted more than 1,500 events attracting 50 million visitors during the past 30 years. For more information visit www.ixcenter.com.

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Saturday, July 12, 2014

Innerbelt Bridge Demolition in Cleveland Ohio

Goodbye to the old I-90 Innerbelt Bridge in Cleveland. Videos of today’s demolition are below.

If you want to see photos/video of the bridge long before demolition began – and before the building of the new bridge - check out my blog at these links:

All Things Cleveland Ohio: Cleveland City of Bridges
All Things Cleveland Ohio: Innerbelt Time Lapse
All Things Cleveland Ohio: Innerbelt Bridge In Trouble?

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