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Cleveland East 93rd Street Serial Murders anniversary rally and vigil to be held March 28, 2018 at Bessemer and East 93rd Street at 5 pm to remember murder victims Jazmine Trotter, 20, Ashley Leszyeski, 21, Christine Malone 45, Jameela Hasan, 37 and Alianna DeFreeze, 14, whose killer, other than that of Alianna, remains at large....."We have asked city officials to update us at the rally and vigil on these cold cases that continue to haunt the Black community and we need to be assured that city officials are doing everything possible to seek to eradicate violence against women and girls in this largely Black major American city, particularly Black and poor victims of heinous violence that are sometimes discounted " said Cleveland activist Kathy Wray Coleman, who leads the grassroots group Imperial Women Coalition....By and, Ohio's most read Black digital newspaper and Black blog with some 5 million views on Google Plus alone.Tel: (216) 659-0473 and Email:

. and , Ohio's most read Black digital newspaper and Black blog with some 5 million views on Google Plus alone.Tel: (216) 659-0473 and Email: Kathy Wray Coleman, editor-in-chief, and who trained for 17 years at the Call and Post Newspaper in Cleveland, Ohio. We interviewed former president Barack Obama one-on-one when he was campaigning for president. As to the Obama interview, CLICK HERE TO READ THE ENTIRE ARTICLE AT CLEVELAND URBAN NEWS.COM, OHIO'S LEADER IN BLACK DIGITAL NEWS . CLEVELANDURBANNEWS.COM, CLEVELAND, Ohio-  Activists, family members of the murdered victims, and the community in general, will remember Cleveland East 93rd Street area murder victims Jazmine Trotter, 20, Ashley Leszyeski, 21, Christine Malone, 45, Jameela Hasan, 37 and Alianna DeFreeze, 14 during a rally and vigil at 5 pm on Wednesday, March 28, 2018 at East 93rd Street and Bessemer Avenue in Cleveland , th

A&E national television channel to feature the story of Cleveland murder victim Christine Malone on the show 'The First 48' at 9 pm on Oct 23, A&E contracts with city of Cleveland to bring awareness to violence against women, compliments of Mayor Frank Jackson, Imperial Women Coalition thank the mayor for his efforts, activists, victims and victims family members, Black leaders and others will rally at 4 pm on Oct 29 on Imperial Avenue as to the Fifth Anniversary of The Imperial Avenue Murders

Christine Malone Murder victims Jazmine Trotter, Christine Malone and Ashley Leszyeski. Their assailants are still at large, Cleveland police said.  From the Metro Desk of  Cleveland Urban News. Com and The Cleveland Urban News.Com Blog, O hio's Most Read Online Black Newspaper and Newspaper Blog, Ohio'sleaders in Black digital news    ( ) /   ( ) CLEVELAND, Ohio- National cable channel A&E will feature Cleveland  murder victim Christine Malone on its documentary television series "The First 48," which will air at 9 pm on Thursday, Oct 23, producers and Malone's family told Cleveland Urban News.Com yesterday.  "The story on our mother will air this week," said Angelique Malone, one of eight grown children of Christine Malone and now a community activist and one of several keynote speakers at the upcoming Oct 29 4 pm rally on  violence against women on Imperial Avenue

Cleveland Councilman Zack Reed gives pepper spray to women constituents in his east side ward, compliments of Walmart, as Black women found raped, murdered on city's east side, and Ariel Castro is arraigned on 329 counts including charges of kidnapping and rape of Berry, DeJesus and Knight at his home on Cleveland's west side

Cleveland Ward 2 Councilman Zack Reed, who has been speaking out about violence against women in recent months shortly before the rescue last month from capture of Gina DeJesus, Amanda Berry, and Michelle Knight, and following the unrelated rapes and murders of Black women in his east side ward in March of this year.  Earlier this week Reed announced pepper spray, compliments of Walmart, for his women constituents, an act applauded by women's groups such as the Imperial Women, who also call for more resources for city, state and federal authorities to help eradicate violence against women.  From The Metro Desk Of Cleveland Urban News.Com and The Kathy Wray Coleman Online News Blog.Com, Ohio's No 1 and No 2 online Black newspapers  ( )  Reach Cleveland Urban News.Com by email at and by phone at 216-659-0473 CLEVELAND, Ohio- As Ariel Castro was arraigned this week in the Cuyahoga County Court of Common Pleas on a n

Imperial Women, other activists groups to hold Imperial Avenue rally on Saturday, May 11, 2013 at 5:30 pm on Imperial Avenue in Cleveland to remember the 11 Black women murdered on the street by serial killer Anthony Sowell, to call attention on the need for more focus to be given by police and other authorities to finding missing Black and other minority women, and to rally for Cleveland police to solve the rape and murders of Jazmine Trotter, 20, and Christine Malone, 45, both Black women

CLEVELAND, Ohio- The Imperial Women and other community activists groups will hold a rally at 5:30 pm on Saturday, May 11, 2013 on East 123rd and Imperial Ave. in Cleveland to remember the 11 Black women (pictured below) raped and murdered on the street at the home of convicted serial killer Anthony Sowell and to call attention to the need for more focus to be paid to find Black and other minority women that are abducted, raped and murdered. The rally will also call for police to find the assailants that raped and murdered Christine Malone 45, and Jazmine Trotter, 20, (both pictured below) in March of this year. They too are Black women. For more information contact The Imperial Women at 216-659-0473. (For directions take downtown Cleveland to Kinsman Ave. Take Kinsman to E. 123rd St and turn left. Go three blocks to Imperial Ave.) Serial Killer Anthony Sowell Speakers include the Malone family, Black elected officials including Cleveland Ward 6 Councilwoman Mamie Mitchell,

Updated Press Release: Rally and press conference rescheduled for Thursday May 9, 5 pm RALLY, 5;30 pm pres conference at The Chateau in East Cleveland, More than 30 CNN reporters, camera persons in Cleveland, Imperial Women, Federation of Women, Carl Stokes Brigade, Black on Black Crime Inc., other community activists groups to hold press conference, rally on missing women's issues in wake of release from captivity of Amanda Berry, Gina DeJesus, Michelle Knight, the rape and murders in Cleveland of Jazmine Trotter, Christine Malone, and the Imperial Ave. Murders of 11 Black women by serial killer Anthony Sowell on Thursday, May 9, 2013, Chateau Mansion, in East Cleveland, 13124, Euclid Ave, contact number is 216-659-0473

Amanda Berry (left) and Gina DeJesus (Editor's Note: The rally is at 5 pm and the press conference is at 5:30 pm , Thursday, May 9 at 5 pm  at The Chateau Mansion in East Cleveland, 13124 Euclid Ave, Contact 216-659-0473 for more information. Women are asked to wear Black to the rally) Michelle Knight Jazmine Trotter, 20, raped and murdered in Cleveland in late March. Her lifeless body was found in an abandoned home on the city's predominantly Black east side.  Christine Malone, 45, raped and murdered in Cleveland in late March. Her body was also found on Cleveland's east side at East 93rd. St and Bessemer Ave. days after Trotter's body was found less than a mile away. Malone has eight children and they say that Cleveland police ignored their missing person's report and allegedly said "call us if you find her." Malone's body was found two days later in a field, her family members said.  Eleven  Black women (shown below) wer

Community activists target Cuyahoga County Prosecutor Tim McGinty at April 29 Cleveland City Hall 150 persons rally on November deadly 137 bullets police chase, Mayor Jackson blames McGinty for delay in possible police firings, FEDS forum held across town with U.S. district attorney, NAACP, ACLU, watch the coverage of the City Hall rally here with video by 19 Action News Reporter Tiffiani Tucker, activists threaten Mayor Frank Jackson with voting him out of office this year if the 13 all non-Black Cleveland police officers that gunned down unarmed Blacks Malissa Williams and Tim Russell with 137 bullets are not fired

Cleveland Mayor Frank Jackson U.S. District Attorney Steve Dettelbach Cuyahoga County Prosecutor Tim McGinty Ohio ACLU Legal Director James Hardiman Cleveland NAACP Executive Director Sheila Wright Mount Olive Missionary Baptist Church Senior Pastor The Rev.  Larry Harris Black on Black Crime Inc. Founder and Community Activist Art McKoy Black on Black Crime Vice President  and Community Activist Al Porter (center) and other members of the grassroots community group that fights against injustices. Community Activist Don Bryant, who leads The People's Forum and The Greater Cleveland Immigrant Support Network. Bryant and other community activists called for Cuyahoga County Prosecutor Tim McGinty to bring in a special prosecutor at a Cleveland City Hall rally on Monday. The demand for McGinty's recusal is  relative to the possible Cuyahoga County Grand Jury indictment of Cleveland police officers who gunned down two unarmed Blacks w