4 hrs ago
LeafFilter North, Inc. Recognized as Weatherhead 100 Winner
With massive revenue growth over the last five years, LeafFiltera Gutter Protection was ranked the 8th fastest growing business on the prestigious Weatherhead 100 award listing.
8 hrs ago
The Plain Dealer
UH's Harrington Discovery Institute names 2014 research scholars
The Harrington Discovery Institute at University Hospitals Case Medical Center has announced the second round of researchers it will support as they work toward new drug developments in cancer, heart disease, blindness, and chronic pain, among others.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Engineering researchers report on nanoscale energy-efficient switching devices
Electromechanical switches were the building blocks of electronics before the solid-state transistor was developed during the war.
Prosthetic Device For The Brain Restores Lost Function After Traumatic Injury
Stroke victims and other victims of traumatic brain injury may one day enjoy restored brain function, as scientists from Case Western Reserve University and University of Kansas Medical Center have successfully tested technology that allowed rat models to regain certain brain functions that had once been lost.
New Nerve Interface Lets a User Feel 20 Spots on This Artificial Hand
Igor Spetic lost his right hand in a workplace accident. In the below embedded video, he wears a blindfold, earmuffs and a revolutionary new prosthetic hand .
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Crain's Cleveland Business
Interim law school deans at Akron, Case face leadership challenges in critical era
Elizabeth Reilly is expected to step down as the interim dean at the University of Akron School of Law in July 2014.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Clackamas shooting: Sheriff Craig Roberts shares lessons in crisis response
Clackamas County Sheriff Craig Roberts describes police response to mall shootings, referring to a floorplan of Clackamas Town Center during a press conference last year.
Video: New prosthetic arm offers users the ability to feel what they touch
A new form of prosthetic interface has been developed raising the possibility that future amputees might not only have their mobility restored, but also their sense of touch.
Clayco student-housing plan for former Jewish Federation site needs design revisions, boards say
A rendering shows a proposed student-housing project at East 18th Street and Euclid Avenue in downtown Cleveland.
Lessen your Stress with Meditation Classes at LifeWorks
During the hustle and bustle of the holiday season, who couldn't use a trick or two to reduce the stress in one's life? LifeWorks of Southwest General is offering classes where you will learn not only how to meditate, but how to easily incorporate meditation into your busy schedule.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
The BIG One
Professor: Mandela was one of our greatest leaders
Nelson Mandela died on Thursday afternoon in his home in Johannesburg after a lengthy battle with lung disease.
Cleveland startup hopes to shape today's kids into tomorrow's scientists: The Business Mix
As it introduces its fifth class of new business owners, Bad Girl Ventures Cleveland continues to show there's plenty of local women with the passion and creativity to brave entrepreneurship.
An Artificial Hand with Real Feelings
Touch interface : A new kind of nerve interface gives the wearer, Igor Spetic, a sense of touch at 20 spots on his prosthetic hand.
Study Finds High Quality Preschool Narrows Gap Between High-Risk Kids and Higher Achievers
A new study by Case Western Reserve University's social work school found that children's readiness in language, math and logic improved significantly by the programs offered at 24 pilot universal prekindergarten pilot program sites in Greater Cleveland.
Laudan Properties, Slate Rock Safety and ECHO Health top 2013 Weatherhead 100 list of fastest-growing companies
Twinsburg's Laudan Properties LLC has been named the fastest-growing company in Northeast Ohio for 2013, as part of the Weatherhead 100 list released today.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
US News & World Report
5 Surprising Things You Didn't Know About the Dollar Store
The dollar store is a great place to shop for deals...right? Well, sometimes. You might be surprised to learn that it's not always the cheapest place to shop.
CWRU Social Work School Launches National Initiative for Research and ...
A central resource for research and information about creating and sustaining mixed-income communities has launched with resources available online at http://nimc.case.edu/ at Case Western Reserve University.
A new Case Western Reserve University study reports that pre-school can pay big dividends in preparing young people to learn, especially those who start out struggling.
If Obamacare is overturned, a Case Western law professor gets the credit
If the law known as Obamacare gets struck down in the latest court challenge, the victors will thank a Hudson resident and Case Western Reserve University law professor who discovered what the law's critics say is a major flaw.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Study Shows Riverain Chest X-ray CAD Detects Previously Missed Lung Cancers 18 Months Earlier
Riverain Technologies computer-aided detection software with bone suppression technology detects subtle lung cancers missed on chest X-ray images and could lead to an earlier diagnosis by an average of 18 months, according to new research being presented today at the 99th Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting of the Radiological Society of North ... (more)