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Jim Brennan (right), whose Brennan's Colony was recognized as Best Bar, Pub or Tavern in the 2013 Best of the Heights awards, with emcee Fred Griffith. [Photo by Cedar Center Motophoto.]
A memorial to Jim Brennan began to appear outside of Brennan's Colony Monday evening. Photo by Rebecca Taylor-Norton.
Jim Brennan hangs out at 2013 Best of the Heights with Bryan Barrett, owner of Bryan's Marathon on Lee Road. Photo by Cedar Center Motophoto.
Jim Brennan and with Richard Wise, his head chef, outside of Brennan's Colony. Photo by Richard Stewart.
Jim Brennan celebrates the Best of the Heights Awards in 2013 with the BottleHouse's Dave Schubert and the Tavern Company's Chris Armington.
Cleveland Heights Police had cordoned off Brennan's Colony and the surrounding area and were continuing their investigation Monday evening.