The Cleveland Browns have sold the naming rights to their stadium. What do you think about the new name?
Cleveland Browns Stadium is no more. From now on fans will watch Cleveland football games at FirstEnergy Stadium. On Tuesday afternoon owner Jimmy Haslem announced that Akron-based FirstEnergy Corporation was awarded the naming rights to the football stadium. It is the first time in franchise history that the Browns stadium has a corporate name, joining the ranks of other NFL teams who have done the same, according to The Plain Dealer. The regional newspaper reported that no details of the agreement between the two parties were disclosed. What do you think of the new stadium name? What would you name it? Share your thoughts in the comments section below.
Consortium will buy FirstEnergy’s Fremont plant; State Road widening plan advances.
The Cuyahoga Falls City Council on Monday authorized the purchase of energy from AMP Fremont Energy Center with American Municipal Power Inc. and will join a power scheduling agreement known as the Northern Pool Participant Schedule. Two ordinances related to the energy program passed unanimously. This is a plant owned by FirstEnergy that became available for purchase by the consortium, Councilwoman Kathy Hummel explained. “They decided they didn’t need it, and AMP Ohio had the opportunity to buy it.” “This is for intermediate power,” Hummel said, not peak power, which comes at a premium price when demand is elevated, such as during a hot summer day. Hummel said the purchase will result in a cost saving in terms of kilowatt hours, but she …