Nine dead following plane crash in Akron

Nine dead following plane crash in Akron: At about 3 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 10, a private jet carrying nine people crashed into an apartment building in Akron, killing all of its passengers. According to an article on, one potential cause of this crash was the foggy weather.

College theater controversy gains national attention: A white actor was recently cast as Martin Luther King, Jr. in a production of “The Mountaintop” at Kent State University. “While it is true that I never designated in the play text that King and Camae be played by black actors, reading comprehension and good-old scene analysis would lead any director to cast black or darker-complexioned actors,” wrote the play’s author Katori Hall in an article on

Bakery aims to make its employees employable: Bloom Bakery, opening soon on Cleveland State University campus, will hire workers with significant barriers to employment, such as criminal records, and teach them job skills in the hopes that they will then find jobs elsewhere. The bakery also aims to distinguish itself with quality baking, according to Cleveland Scene.

Vote for your favorite Cleveland restaurants: Cleveland Magazine is currently accepting votes for its 2016 Silver Spoon Award winners, restaurants voted to be the best in the city in a variety of categories. Clevelanders can vote online now through Dec. 6. The magazine will hold a Silver Spoon Party to benefit the Arthritis Foundation on May 2, 2016.