CLEVELAND, Ohio – How well do you know Cleveland?
“Danger!” gave viewers a chance to test their knowledge of the city on Thursday night as it included an entire category in Cleveland.
The category “Cleveland: News Clues” appeared in the first round of the show and the clues were read by WOIO Channel 19 news anchors Chris Frye and Nichole Vrsansky.
So what do you think you would do? For people who have lived in the area even for a short time, the clues should not be too difficult … it was not difficult for the competitors who answered each clue correctly.
In 1967, Cleveland voters elected Democrat Carl Stokes over Republican Seth Taft, making Stokes the first African-American to hold the post in one of America’s major cities.
This institution opened in downtown Cleveland on September 2, 1995 and is celebrated with a star-studded show featuring legend after legend, including Johnny Cash, Aretha Franklin, Bruce Springsteen and Bob Dylan.
In 2018, this native hero and his foundation partnered with Akron, Ohio, a public school district to open a new school offering innovative instruction for students at risk.
In 1967, Dr. Rene Favaloro of the Cleveland Clinic removed a vein from a patient’s leg and used it to direct blood flow around a clogged coronary artery, making a difference in this common type of cardiac surgery.
In 1969, the Cuiahoga River in Cleveland was so heavily polluted that a spot on the river’s surface caught fire, making it a national title and helping to create this federal agency in the 1970s.
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