Cleveland is the most populated city in Ohio, a U.S. state. In Cuyahoga County, Cleveland is situated on the southern shore of Lake Erie, in north eastern Ohio. The city is 60 miles west of the Pennsylvania border. Founded in 1796, besides being on the shore of one of the great lakes, it is also located near the mouth of the Cuyahoga River, and connected to numerous canals.
Cleveland’s economy is based on manufacturing, financial services, healthcare, and biomedical. Cleveland is home to the corporate headquarters of many large companies such as Applied Industrial Technologies, Eaton, Forest City Enterprises, Sherwin-Williams Company, and KeyCorp. The area is also home to a NASA facility, the Glenn Research Center, and Jones Day - one of the largest law firms in the United States. Other economic concerns include the headquarters of several private equity firms such as The Riverside Company, Kirtland Capital Partners, Resilience Capital Partners, and Primus Capital. There are many locations throughout the Cleveland area for executive suites.
Entertainment And Dining Out
There are many things to see and do in Cleveland, including spending time at Playhouse Square Center, the second largest performing arts center in the United States following New York’s Lincoln Center. At Playhouse Square you will find the theaters: State, Palace, Allen, Hanna, and Ohio. This is home to Opera Cleveland, and the Great Lakes Theater Festival. You can attend a concert, Broadway musical, or the Opera. Cleveland is also home to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Dining options in Cleveland include Flannery’s Pub, Hyde Park Prime Steakhouse, Liquid, John Q’s Steakhouse, and The Corner Alley. The Greenhouse Tavern serves organic and modern American fare in a friendly atmosphere it also has an extensive drinks and cocktail menu to be enjoyed.
The nearest major airport is Cleveland Hopkins International Airport. Featuring international and domestic flights, this airport is 14 miles from the center of Cleveland. Amtrak, the national passenger rail system, provides service to Cleveland, via the Capitol Limited and Lake Shore Limited routes. Cleveland has bus and rail mass transit service.