CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – A vigil organized by Christians, Jews and Muslims at Cleveland City Hall to remember the 49 killed in Christchurch, New Zealand was interrupted Friday by a President Donald Trump supporter driving a “BUILD THE WALL” float. Mourners looked on in disbelief as the float rolled past the memorial blaring music. The driver, Robert […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – In a letter to Cleveland Mayor Frank Jackson, AT&T’s regional president stated plans to upgrade the city’s telecommunications are being put on hold. The company cites a lack of urgency from Mayor Jackson’s administration. In the letter, AT&T Great Lakes States President Adam Grzybicki stated he wrote the mayor nearly 5 […]

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) – Kyle Plush’s family patiently sat in the front row through five hours of testimony at a City Hall meeting Tuesday as Cincinnati leaders sought answers in the death the 16-year-old boy who called 911 twice pleading for help but died without it. Then, the grieving family stormed out with one of […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – Documents obtained by Cleveland 19 News reveal what federal agents seized from Cleveland City Hall during a late-night raid Wednesday and shed some light on the scope of the government’s investigation. A search and seizure warrant was issued Tuesday afternoon for Room 518 at City Hall. On Wednesday night, agents with the Federal Bureau of […]

  As reports by CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – Cleveland Mayor Frank Jackson presented his 2015 budget estimates to City Council on Friday morning. Jackson points out that despite economic growth in the area, the city’s revenue remains flat because it receives no direct benefit from the development of businesses in greater Cleveland. He notes revenue […]

  CLEVELAND – Shawn Gidley, the City of Cleveland’s Public Safety Fiscal Manager, has released a letter stating that he will resign from his position effective Monday, January 12. In Gidley’s letter to Director of Public Safety Michael McGrath, he states that he enjoyed his position and the work he completed, believing it was making […]

  CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – More than 100 people gathered on the steps of Cleveland City Hall Friday afternoon to show their support for people in Ukraine. Chanting “Glory to Ukraine! Glory to the Hero’s!” they were protesting the deadly violence in that country. In the past six days more than 100 people have been […]

CLEVELAND – High winds from the severe storms moving through northeast Ohio are creating damage. NewsChannel5 viewer Angie Battistone-Potosky sent in a picture of Cleveland’s City Hall. Part of the roof looks like it blew off in the storms. No other information was immediately available. SOURCE: Article and Picture Courtesy of WEWS NewsChannel 5

CLEVELAND – Cleveland Mayor Frank Jackson has declared April 18 to be “Superman Day.” The official proclamation will be made Thursday on the 75th anniversary of Superman’s 1938 appearance on the cover of DC’s “Action Comics” No. 1. Glenville area residents Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster created the comic book hero during the Great Depression. To commemorate the […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – Cleveland police supervised as city workers removed the “Occupy Cleveland” tent early Thursday morning. “When the cameras were gone, Cleveland police came around 3, 3:30 in the morning with a bunch of city workers, had ordered the tent to be torn down,” said protestor Peter Schanz. “There were about eight police officers here […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – 19 Action News has confirmed Cleveland City Hall has decided not to renew a permit for Occupy Cleveland protestors to stay on a portion of Public Square. The protestors can still be there with signs, but they have to remove a tent, camping equipment and other belongings. The number of protestors […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – 19 Action News is learning more about a sleazy story inside city hall. Someone was apparently trying to hire a young man for a bizarre, kinky job. The police report sounds like something you’d see in a nightclub but instead it happened in Cleveland City Hall — near a security checkpoint. […]