New Year’s Day is the second deadliest driving day of the year.   Lyft and the Cleveland Police Foundation are teaming up to help make New Year’s Eve a little safer, donating $10,000 in free ride credits for people looking to get home after a night on the town. Officers will hand out $10 ride […]

On Friday, lawmakers in New York struck a budget deal that includes a provision to make public higher education tuition-free. After the deal, the state budget now includes the Excelsior Scholarship, an idea proposed by Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo in January which covers tuition for any New Yorker accepted into a community college or public four-year university, […]

CLEVELAND – Despite the city of Cleveland’s resurgence of new bars and trendy restaurants amid the Republican National Convention, retail options have remained relatively slim downtown. That could soon change if developer Horizon Group Properties goes forth with plans to construct an outlet retail development on Cleveland’s lakefront. According to development brochures, The Outlet Shoppes […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – To celebrate the Cleveland Cavaliers’ NBA championship and the team’s parade on Wednesday, the Cleveland Indians are going #Allin216 with a $16 ticket offer for Wednesday’s game and homestand finale vs. the Tampa Bay Rays. All Upper Deck tickets will be $16 on Wednesday, when purchased at or at the […]

Amazon, Staples, Sam’s Club, and a host of hosts have their sales ads ready for the day after Thanksgiving.   Get ready to shop — and not just on Black Friday. Retailers have started releasing details about their holiday season deals, and many markdowns start as early as November 1. Many stores also have released […]

  CLEVELAND — Frontier Airlines has announced expanded nonstop flights from Cleveland, and is marking the announcement out with one-day-only $19 fares to select locations. Monday only, fliers can get $19 one-way flights to New York, Washington and Chicago. A round trip is $38. The flights to New York’s LaGuardia airport start Oct. 26, and […]

  The influx of new dollar stores across the nation showed signs of slowing down Thursday as Family Dollar announced plans to close 370 stores. But even with the store closings, Family Dollar expects to increase its overall number of locations in 2014 as the company sheds older, less profitable stores and builds more stand-alone […]

  CLEVELAND – The Cleveland Foundation will provide free admission to the Cleveland Metroparks Zoo this month as part of its centennial gift to the community. Saturday, April 26, the zoo and the Rainforest will be free for everyone — the first free weekend day at the zoo in nearly 20 years. Special programming at […]

  CLEVELAND – As a February centennial gift to the community, the Cleveland Foundation is offering free programming at the Great Lakes Science Center and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame & Museum this weekend. This Saturday, February 22, families can visit Great Lakes Science Center and receive free admission. Live science demonstrations every hour, […]

  CLEVELAND – Got a taste for a Big Mac? McDonald’s restaurants across northeast Ohio are offering customers a special family meal deal for less than 10 bucks. It’s called the “Mickey D’s Dinner Box.” It sells for $9.99 and includes two Big Mac sandwiches, two regular cheeseburgers, 10-piece Chicken McNuggets and 4 small fries. […]

  To some, it’s a day of service.  To others, it’s about remembrance.  And to many, it’s about education. However you celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day, there are plenty of opportunities around town to enhance your experience. Martin Luther King Jr. Day is recognized on the third Monday of January, around the time of […]

  CLEVELAND – Gas prices in northeast Ohio could fall Tuesday to below $3 a gallon. While prices have already been fluctuating below $3.20 a gallon in Cleveland, says that St. Louis consumers are seeing stations at $2.79; while Tulsa has some stations at $2.85 a gallon.  In Lubbock, Texas, Tuesday consumers can pay […]