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Funeral services for renowned political strategist Arnold Pinkney are Saturday morning at Olivet Institutional Baptist Church in Cleveland, Mayor Jackson comments on his passing, Mayor Jackson, George Forbes, Rev Caviness, retired congressman Stokes, Cleveland NAACP President the Rev Hilton Smith, Cuyahoga County Executive Ed FitzGerald, Governor Kasich, Bill Pickard, State Senator Shirley Smith, State Representatives John Barnes Jr., Bill Patmon and Armond Budish, and Call and Post Associate Publisher and Executive Editor Connie Harper are among those slated to attend, Rev Jesse Jackson, Rev Al Sharpton likely not to attend

By Kathy Wray Coleman,  Editor-in-Chief, Cleveland Urban News. Com and The Cleveland Urban News.Com Blog, O hio's Most Read Online Black Newspaper and Newspaper Blog. Tel: 216-659-0473    ( ) /   ( ) K athy Wray Coleman is  a community activist and 20 year investigative journalist who trained for 17 years at the Call and Post Newspaper, Ohio's Black press with  print  newspapers  in Cleveland, Cincinnati and Columbus, Ohio Arnold Pinkney CLEVELAND, Ohio- Funeral services for Democratic political strategist Arnold Pinkney, a former Cleveland school board president and Cleveland mayoral candidate who was the campaign manager for the Rev Jesse Jackson's campaign for president, and who help make local Cleveland politicians and also  spearheaded successful schools levy campaigns,  are Saturday, January 18 at Olivet Institutional Baptist Church  in Cleveland, 8712 Quincy Ave. Family visitation

Deadline has passed for Cuyahoga County homeowners, impacted homeowners in 49 states to file guaranteed money claim who were foreclosed on from 2008 to 2011 by J.P. Morgan Chase Bank, Wells Fargo, others as part of $1.5 billion settlement, late claims possible, deadline comes on heels of firing of former county sheriff Bob Reid by Cuyahoga County Executive Ed FitzGerald following claims that Reid allegedly stole homes via illegal foreclosures with help from common pleas Judges John O'Donnell, Carolyn Friedland, Chief Magstrate Stephen Bucha, other judges, magistrates, Bricker and Eckler and Lerner, Sampson and Rothfuss law firms

Fired former Cuyahoga County Sheriff Bob Reid Cleveland Urban News. Com and The Cleveland Urban News.Com Blog, Ohio's Most Read Online Black Newspaper ( www.cleve ) CLEVELAND,Ohio- Cuyahoga County current and former residents whose homes were foreclosed on between Jan. 1, 2008 and Dec. 31, 2011 by Bank of America or Ally/GMAC, Citi, Wells Fargo or J.P. Morgan Chase banks had until Fri., Jan 18 to file a claim for part of a $1.5 billion national mortgage settlement. The money is all but guaranteed, the office of the Ohio attorney general said last month. And it still might not be too late to file a claim, data show.  The settlement deadline, though previously established, comes on the heels of the public firing two weeks ago of former Cuyahoga County Sheriff Bob Reid by Cuyahoga County Executive Ed FitzGerald. Cuyahoga County Executive Ed FitzGerald County executive since 2011, FitzGerald, a former Lakewood, Oh. mayor and prior FBI agent who a