Cleveland Storyteller's Events & Speaking Schedule

While there are many great pioneers in Cleveland's past, these are summaries of the events and stories you'll learn about in Dan Ruminski's talks and on this site.

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Read Dan's article from Fine Lifestyles the Magazine, Cleveland's Public Square, Not Just Any Square.


January 2020

Title of Talk: Millionaires’ Row & Its Legacy of Charity
January 26, 2020
5:00 pm - Cocktails (cash bar)
5:30 pm - Dinner
6:30 pm - Live presentation

Pine Ridge Country Club
30601 Ridge Road, Wickliffe - Directions

Tickets $55 per person
Payment at door via cash or check only made payable to: the Rotary Club of Willoughby
Reservation required.
Call 440-376-6486 or email
Leave name and phone number and # attending.

Autism fundraiser postcard
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Audience Reactions


The Cleveland Storyteller Audience Reactions

Audience interviews from the May 5, 2017, "Great Estates of Wickliffe and the People Who Lived in Them" presentation.

Videos by Dan


The Great Estates of Wickliffe DVD Trailer

This trailer features one of the Cleveland Storyteller's live presentations. Journey from "Millionaires Row" to " Millionaires Mile" in Wickliffe, to London, Paris, and ending in Hunting Valley. Hear how our main character, Laura Mae Corrigan, rose from poverty, entertaining royalty and fighting the Third Reich.


Rockefeller Short


Millionaires' Row Short


Birth of the Auto Industry in Cleveland Short


Other Cleveland History Resources