LORDSTOWN, Ohio – Roughly 1,000 jobs could land in Lordstown if a massive project by Fortune 500 company HomeGoods is fully approved. HomeGoods, which is owned by the same company that owns TJ Maxx, signed a purchase and sale agreement for roughly 300 acres of land right across from the General Motors plant off the […]

CLEVELAND, Ohio — A little over a year after the Republican National Convention came to Cleveland, we are getting a look at the impact it had on our area. Thursday, the Cleveland 2016 Host Committee announced the hosting of the 2016 RNC resulted in up to $188.4 million of economic benefit to our region, which includes Cuyahoga; Lake; Geauga; Lorain; […]

The days are gone when signs of vital economic growth were clouds of smoke billowing into the air from manufacturing and steel plants. There is still isolated manufacturing along the Cuyahoga River, but entrepreneurs are looking at new ways to breath new economic activity throughout Cleveland. They are doing it in a bold manner but […]

DOWNTOWN CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – Million is a word Cleveland is hearing a lot in 2016. In June, an estimated 1.3 million people packed the streets during the Cavaliers championship parade. A month later, the Republican National Convention earned the city an estimated $200 to $250 million. Cleveland’s sports teams also brought in big bucks […]

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  VALLEY VIEW, OH – The line was jam-packed and snaking around the building for the new “Captain America” installment’s Tuesday premiere in Cleveland. “It was great. It was action-packed. There was never a dull moment and you were on the edge of your seat,” said Rose Zitiello, who saw the movie. “The Winter Soldier” […]