Downtown Cleveland

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – Cleveland firefighters responded to Public Square Friday afternoon to investigate reports of smoke in manholes and in the basements of neighboring buildings. Crews were called to an alley near West 2nd Street and St. Clair Avenue just before 2 p.m. The Illuminating Company was also requested to the scene because of […]

The buildings lit up now by construction lights and blowtorches caught Alto Partners C.E.O. and managing partner Michael Sabracos’ eye because they used to be the only buildings on Euclid Avenue not lit up at all. Construction workers prepare to remove part of the building while cleaning out the basement. Workers say there was material […]

CLEVELAND – Residents and commuters who travel around downtown Cleveland will notice a portion of Euclid Avenue closed for several days. Starting Nov. 5, Euclid Avenue will be closed to east and westbound traffic from East 4th Street to East 6th Street until Nov. 10 as crews work to remove a tower crane from a parking […]

The Cleveland Cavaliers announced on Thursday they will be hosting the 75th edition of the NBA All-Star Game in 2022.   CLEVELAND — While the Cleveland may currently lack NBA star power, that won’t be the case in three years. On Tuesday, the Cavaliers announced that Quicken Loans Arena will be the home of the […]

CLEVELAND – It’s hard to miss the new 10-story tall banner downtown where LeBron James’ iconic image used to be. Even though the King is no longer ruling Cleveland’s court across the street, businesses just a few blocks away aren’t worried. With barely an open chair inside Barrio’s downtown location, the staff said it’s a light […]

If you look closely, you can also see that the image is actually a mosaic made of smaller images. Fans are a part of those.   Crews in Cleveland were hard at work Wednesday installing the new “Guardian” mosaic on the side of the Sherwin Williams building, where the famous LeBron James banner used to […]

CLEVELAND– The Cleveland Division of Police will not be moving out of their headquarters after all, not for at least one more year, the FOX 8 I-Team learned on Wednesday. Cuyahoga County took over the Justice Center and city police had planned to move to a new headquarters, but at the last moment, the moving […]

CLEVELAND – Cranes are a familiar sight these days in downtown Cleveland as work continues on several major projects. At Quicken Loans Arena crews continue the work on the arena’s transformation as the 107-day summer shutdown prepares to come to a close next week with the Oct. 2 Justin Timberlake concert. Quicken Loans Arena Just […]

CLEVELAND – One of Cleveland best-known restaurants with a decorated and long history that reflected the city’s world-class arts and performing culture has closed permanently. Otto Moser’s, located at 1425 Euclid Avenue in Cleveland’s Playhouse Square District, has closed its doors, confirms Cindi Szymanski, assistant director of marketing for Playhouse Square. Founded by Otto Moser in 1893, […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – On Aug. 10, Bird Scooters went through a trial run in the city of Cleveland, today that test comes to an end. The company announced that they will discontinue operations in the City of Cleveland. This announcement comes days after a rider was struck and killedon a scooter Saturday, Aug. 18. To […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – Destination Cleveland and The Foundry worked together to bring Cleveland it’s sixth script sign for tourists and locals to visit and capture photos by. The new Cleveland script sign sits proudly along the Cuyahoga River at The Foundry located on Columbus Road. The other five iconic Cleveland script signs are located at Edgewater Park, North Coast Harbor, Tremont, Euclid […]

DOWNTOWN CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – When completed it will be one of the most beautiful towers in downtown Cleveland and you can watch the progress everyday, live. The building has been named “The Lumen.” A lumen is a measurement of light. “The Lumen was chosen as the name to reflect the energy surrounding Playhouse Square as well as […]