CLEVELAND– Emergency crews responded to a fire at an apartment on Cleveland’s east side Monday afternoon. The Cleveland Division of Fire were called to the building on Miles Avenue near East 102nd Street just before 3 p.m. Cleveland Fire Spokesman Larry Gray said the fire started on the sixth floor. It was caused by unattended […]

CLEVELAND — Are you ready for speed, Cleveland? Fast & Furious 8 is expected to film scenes in Northeast Ohio, and the production needs to hire local crew. “The Second Unit of Fast 8 is requesting submissions for local crew and vendors for its upcoming Cleveland shoot,” according to a post on the Greater Cleveland Film […]

  The news chopper involved was a backup for the city’s ABC affiliate KOMO-TV.  In addition, the National Transportation Safety Board and Federal Aviation Administration are looking into the cause of the crash. SEATTLE — Two people died and one person was critically injured when a Seattle news station helicopter crashed Tuesday morning near the […]

  CLEVELAND – Certain moments burn themselves into your memory; in our video player is one of those moments for me. September 5, 1984, the pop star Prince was trying to stealthily visit Cleveland to see his then-girlfriend Sheila E perform at the Agora. Prince, was a red-hot sensation in the music biz at the […]

Marvel’s Captain America: Winter Soldier now accepting resumes for local crew and speaking roles for upcoming filming in Northeast Ohio. According to the Greater Cleveland Film Commission, Marvel’s Captain America: Winter Soldier, which will be shooting late spring in the greater Cleveland area, is now accepting resumes for local crew positions. Local crew members who are […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – Marvel’s Captain America: Winter Solider, which will be shooting late spring in the greater Cleveland area, is now accepting resumes for local crew positions. Local crew members who are interested in working on the film should send their resume to: This address is for resume submissions for crew only. This […]

AKRON, Ohio – Akron snow plow drivers spent Tuesday afternoon gearing up for the city’s first “snow event” of the winter.  The forecast called for the possibility of 1 to 3 inches of snow by Wednesday morning. However, dumping salt into trucks in advance of snowfall has been the exception rather than the rule this […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – Cleveland Mayor Frank Jackson had reassuring news for city managers Friday morning. He called them together to discuss the city budget. It was back in May at a meeting like the one called Friday that the mayor gave managers the bad news. Deep layoffs were coming. He had to cut $38 million. His […]

Actor Forest Whitaker inked a deal with Oprah’s OWN Network. Playing the role of executive producer and narrator, Whitaker got on board with the project with director Lisa R. Cohen to detail what life was like for people who will never come home again in the new documentary “Serving Life.” It will debut on the […]