Cleveland is a city in northern Ohio, US. It is home to over 400,000 people. It was named for General Moses Cleaveland in 1796, but a mistake in a local newspaper left out the first "a" in its name, which is why it is spelt like it is today.[source?] Its metropolitan area makes it the largest urban division in the state.
Cleveland is home to the Cleveland Orchestra.
Professional sports teams that make their home in or near Cleveland include the Cleveland Indians, who play baseball; the Cleveland Browns, who play football; and the Cleveland Cavaliers, who play basketball.
Cleveland is home to the Great Lakes Brewing Company.
Other websites[change | edit source]
- City Of Cleveland Home Page
- Greater Cleveland Convention and Visitors Bureau
- Encyclopedia Of Cleveland History