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The smoke coming from the warehouse was seen from blocks away by CWRU students.

The ducks have flown

Abandoned warehouse and “rubber duck factory” burns down
Anne Nickoloff and Aquene Kimmel October 2, 2015

On the morning of Sunday Sept. 27, Little Italy’s abandoned “rubber duck factory,” known for the hundreds of rubber ducks left there years ago, caught fire. Hours later, smoke was still billowing...

A brief history of the burned-down Little Italy warehouse

A brief history of the burned-down Little Italy warehouse

Anne Nickoloff, Director of Print October 2, 2015

On Sunday, Sept. 27 flames engulfed the abandoned warehouse on East 123rd and Coltman Road. Though the building had been abandoned for years, previously it had served several different purposes. Here is...

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