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Growing up in Ireland, Maria Walsh watched the Rose selection program every August. The nationwide broadcast was an annual sign that summer was coming to an end and the new school year would soon begin, she recalled.
OPA will not go out of business, as its arts programs are self-funded and managed separately from the building fund, its executive director said. And regardless of whether or not the $99,000 is raised, OPA’s 2015 schedule of plays and musicals will go on as scheduled at its current facility.
For a decade in the early 20th century, Johnny Kilbane held the world featherweight boxing title. When the Cleveland native returned from the 1912 contest in California in which he won the title, 200,000 people lined the street to welcome him back.