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Photo Gallery: Best of Cleveland 2009 

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Derek Hess & Kent Smith (Best Lefty Rabble Rousers) at Mahall's 20 Lanes (Best Bowling Alley) with Spudnuts (Best Donuts)

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Cindy Barber (Best Neighborhood Catalyst) at Blue Arrow (Best Place to Buy Trashy Pulp Novels)

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Myra Orenstein (Best Behind the Scenes Organizer) at the Superman House (Best Belatedly Appreciated Treasure) with Crostata's (Best Old-World Pizza)

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Arabella Proffer and Shannon Oakey (Best Dynamic Duo) at Lakeview Cemetery (Best Walking Tours) with stuff from Carol & John's (Best Place to Get Geek Toys)

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Jonathon Sawyer (Best Chef) with Subodh Chandra (Best Progressive Crusader) with Indigo Imp (Best New Brew)

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Derf (Best Punk-Era Holdover) with Wally of the Harbor Inn (Best Place Your Dad Used to Drink) with Ripe From Downtown Salsa (Best Green Product)

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Dan Malthroup and Dee Perry (Best Broadcasters) with Ratio by Michael Ruhlman and Hotel Poem by Charlotte Mann (Best Books by Local Authors) at the Cleveland Museum of Art's East Wing (Best New Gallery)

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William Rupnik (Best Pop-Art Standard Bearer) at the Capitol Theatre in the Gordon Square Arts District (Best Neighborhood Collaboration)

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Simply His Servants (Best Happy Campers) at the Cedar Lee (Best Movie Theater) with Pretzables (Best Sweet Treat)

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Uno Lady (Best Female Vocalist) with A Cookie and A Cupcake (Best Cupcakes) at Ambiance (Best Adult Toy Store)

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