Good pal Lori Kozey will be helping out with the "celebrity" bartending duties at the Meet the Bloggers fundraiser this coming Thursday, Jan. 26. Come out and have a beer or two to show your support of citizen journalism. Here’s the 411:
Who: Anyone and everyone who cares about moving beyond the sound bite.
What: Celebrity bartender fundraiser with happy hour prices for the duration of the event and some great appetizers.
Where: Pearl of the Orient restaurant, Beachcliff Market Square, 19300 Detroit Road, Rocky River.
When: Thursday, January 26, 2006, 5.30 p.m. to 9.30 p.m.
Why: (a) To raise funds to support Meet the Bloggers, the first of its kind nonpartisan citizen journalism project right here in Cleveland that offers in-depth exposure of political candidates and community issues, including an upcoming debate with the three Ohio Democratic gubenatorial candidates, Eric Fingerhut, Bryan Flannery, and Ted Strickland. All tips and donations will go toward transcription costs, so tip well and tip often! (b) To see George Nemeth in a kilt.
More details here. Spread the word.