CLEVELAND — The Ohio Department of Transportation is closing I-77 north and southbound between I-480 and I-490 beginning tonight for the demolition of the Harvard avenue bridge. The closure will begin tonight, Friday, March 29, at 8 p.m. and last until Monday, April 1 at 5 a.m. Drivers will be redirected to State Route 176 […]

OHIO — All Pat Catan’s stores in Ohio and surrounding states are set to close, according to The Michaels Companies, Inc. Michaels acquired Strongsville-based Lamrite West, Inc., the parent company of Pat Catan’s craft stores, back in 2016. Pat Catan’s is a retail supplier of arts and crafts in Ohio, Pennsylvania, Michigan and West Virginia. According to a […]

CLEVELAND — If you plan on driving anytime in the next two years, here’s a heads up on the closure of a local interstate. Starting May 29, the Ohio Department of Transportation will close I-490 between East 55th Street and I-77 until May 2021. ODOT created the specific detours listed below: I-77 northbound detour to […]

CLEVELAND– The Cleveland Metropolitan School District dismissed students at five schools early on Monday because of the heat. Those schools are: Iowa-Maple Elementary School Newton D. Baker School of the Arts Sunbeam School Tremont Montessori Valley View Boys’ Leadership Academy The schools will follow normal early-dismissal procedures.   READ MORE: Article Courtesy of WJW […]

AKRON, OH (WOIO) – The Akron Municipal Court closed at noon on Tuesday and will only be open from 8 a.m. to noon Wednesday, due to the extreme temperatures and lack of air conditioning in the building. Officials said all hearing scheduled for this afternoon and tomorrow will be rescheduled for Thursday or Friday. People need to call […]

The daycares failed to report cases of potential abuse against 4-year-old Aniya Day-Garrett.   EUCLID — Both daycares that looked after the 4-year-old girl allegedly killed by her mother and mother’s boyfriend will be shut down. The Ohio Dept. of Job and Family Services sent letters to Harbor Crest Childcare Academy and Get Ready, Set […]

Thanksgiving is right around the corner — and that means holiday shopping. But if you like to shop on Thanksgiving, you’ll be out of luck at several stores this year. has compiled a list more than 55 stores that will be closed on Thanksgiving Day 2017. In a press release, the website said it reached […]

RICHFIELD, Ohio —  I-271 northbound and southbound is currently closed just south of the Broadview Rd. bridge due to a crash involving a tractor-trailer. According to Richfield police, the driver escaped. A photo sent to us from a viewer shows the truck on fire. READ MORE: Article Courtesy of WJW Fox 8 News Cleveland […]

CLEVELAND — Officials say no threat was found after Cleveland Police closed the entrance to Cleveland Hopkins International Airport due to an unattended bag found on the sidewalk about  2 p.m. Tuesday. Police found the bag on the upper roadway at the north end of the ticketing area. An airport spokesperson said a Cleveland Police […]

BROOKLYN, Ohio– Employees at the Sam’s Club in Brooklyn worked through the night cleaning up from Wednesday’s flooding both inside and outside the store. The Tiedeman Road store received several inches of water inside the club. The high water in the parking lot reached past the headlights on several vehicles. The store is closed until […]

PAINESVILLE, Ohio– Just a short time after clearing crashes on a portion of Interstate 90 in Lake County, the area between Route 44 and Vrooman Rd., both eastbound and westbound, has been closed, due to an accident involving over 50 vehicles. The Lake County Sheriff’s Office says there are people trapped in their vehicles and there […]

PAINESVILLE, Ohio– Just a short time after clearing crashes on a portion of Interstate 90 in Lake County, the area between Route 44 and Vrooman Rd., both eastbound and westbound, has been closed. The Lake County Sheriff’s Office said it was advised the Ohio State Highway Patrol closed the area again between the 205 and and […]