It’s hard to believe it’s been two years since the tragic helicopter crash that took the lives of NBA great Kobe Bryant and his daughter GiGi, as well as seven of people that were on board that fateful day, John Altobelli, his wife, Keri, and their daughter Alyssa; Christina Mauser; Sarah Chester and her daughter Payton; and […]

In the beginning there was Club Quarantine. In March of 2020 everyone around the United States was in shock when the unthinkable became a reality COVID-19 had forced America to shelter in Place because the corona virus pandemic was spreading across our nation.   People in a blink of an eye discovered that we were […]

Let us all rejoice in wishing a Happy Anniversary to Just Those Kids From Akron, King and Queen, LeBron and Savannah James. The ride or die, happy couple that were high school sweethearts from Akron, Ohio graduated from high school in 2003.  From there, LeBron James was drafted the number 1 pick in the NBA […]

On this day 10 years ago we lost the ” King of Pop” Michael Jackson. He left behind his family, 3 beautiful kids, and a LEGACY that will never die. His family released a statement saying, “Ten years ago today, the world lost a gifted artist and extraordinary humanitarian.  A decade later, Michael Jackson is […]

Twenty years later, the Columbine High School shooting still plays out in the minds of the people who survived it. “In 1999, there was no frame of reference for what a tragedy like this even was,” says Austin Eubanks. Eubanks was 17 and a Columbine junior in 1999. “I remember when a teacher came into […]

Live Nation cites ‘unforeseen production issues’ as the reason for the cancellations. The bar for musical excellence was set high and out of reach when Lauryn Hill dropped her iconic ‘Miseducation’ project almost twenty years ago. To commemorate the prolific body of work, Lauryn Hill and Live Nation announced the ’20th Anniversary’ nationwide tour. Unfortunately, a couple […]

Race relations in Cleveland boiled into a deadly shootout, but the story remains untold — until now.   CLEVELAND — Something happened in Cleveland 50 years ago. Racial tension erupted into the city’s streets. An ambush ignited a gun battle that terrorized an east side neighborhood. At least 10 people died. More than a dozen […]

CLEVELAND – Since the Cleveland Orchestra played its first concert 100 years ago, the Browns, Indians and Cavaliers have all enjoyed championship runs, though the Cavaliers 2016 NBA title is one most were probably around to remember. Those teams all know the only thing more difficult than reaching a championship level of play is maintaining that […]

CHARDON, Ohio — It was six years ago on Feb. 27, 2012 that gunfire rang out inside the Chardon High School cafeteria. Three students died: Danny Parmertor, 16; Demetrius Hewlin, 16; and Russell King Jr. 17. Two others — Joy Rickers and Nick Walczak — were injured. It wasn’t long before another student — Thomas […]

CHARDON, Ohio — It was five years ago on Feb. 27, 2012 that gunfire rang out inside the Chardon High School cafeteria. Three students — Danny Parmertor, 16; Demetrius Hewlin, 16; and Russell King Jr. 17 — died and two others were injured — Joy Rickers and Nick Walczak. It wasn’t long before another student […]

Tamir was shot by police on November 22, 2014 and died the next day.   Today marks the two-year anniversary of the death of 12-year-old Tamir Rice, who was fatally shot by a White Cleveland police officer while playing with a toy gun. His mother, Samaria Rice, is still adjusting to life without her baby boy and trying to create […]

It seems unreal that the late, great Notorious B.I.G. has been gone for 20 years to the day. Biggie’s lyrics and flow were such a cultural force that fans young and old still bump his music like it just dropped this week. The Brooklyn emcee did so much during his short time in the rap game that […]