CLEVELAND – Repair work has begun on West 117th Street in Cleveland, after the city scraped together $1 million to fix the road last fall but couldn’t finish before winter hit. Crews started spot pavement replacement from Triskett Road to Western Avenue Thursday morning and are expected to finish by the end of May.   READ MORE: […]

CLEVELAND- The president of Cleveland City Council will announce a plan to resurface city streets and fix potholes. President Kevin Kelley will hold a caucus at noon on Monday to describe his proposal to resurface every road in the city at least once every 20 years. Kelley also wants to seal cracks every year, according […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) –Cleveland and its potholes are a continuing saga. Patching using traditional methods simply doesn’t work and can’t hold up to our freeze-thaw cycle. A year to the day we returned to a spot where we saw potholes being patched by traditional methods. It is crumbling. Nearby traditional patching methods didn’t create a […]

  CLEVELAND – The City of Cleveland is working to repair potholes on eight Cleveland streets, and has completed repairs on 22 more. Ten hot asphalt repair crews, plus two Dura patch repair crews were on duty March 25 and 26. Repairs In Progress: ·         Ansel Road (Chester Avenue to St. Clair Avenue) ·         East […]

  CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – The ‘Pothole Killer’ arrived in Cleveland early Tuesday morning and wasted no time getting straight to work. 19 Action News was on scene with the truck on Lorain and Clark shortly after 7 a.m. The ‘Pothole Killer’ is a massive truck, and attached to the front of the truck is an arm with […]

Paula Deen continues to make headlines extremely dynamic this week. Her latest? She’s hired crisis firm Smith & Co. to rebound her flailing career. The celebrity chef has lost her job on the Food Network and her sponsorships from Smithfield Foods and Caesar’s Entertainment (which carries four of Paula’s branded restaurants) however, she has gained […]

CLEVELAND – The large explosions that have rocked downtown during the filming of the latest Captain America movies have been dramatic but not so much as the plot twist that Cleveland drivers had to deal with for the past two weeks. There has been the shutting down of a major highway, thousands of drivers exiting, […]

AKRON, Ohio – An Akron tattoo artist helped fix a man’s tattoo dubbed “the world’s worst portrait tattoo” of his late wife. Scott Versago of Empire Ink posted on his Facebook page Thursday that the man with that very tattoo, of which photos posted on the Internet went viral a few years ago, walked in […]

CLEVELAND – The West Side Market Cafe is officially open while crews continue cleaning the areas inside the market which were damaged by fire. Nearly 800 people have liked the status on the market’s Facebook page and it was shared nearly 150 times. Many people are saying they can’t wait to get cheese and are […]

CLEVELAND – The West Side Market opened its doors to the media Tuesday to take a look inside at the aftermath of a fire that happened the morning of Jan. 30. Vendors have been affected by the temporary shutdown that is projected to last through Feb. 13. To help with recovery efforts, this Wednesday will […]

CLEVELAND – Cleveland Councilman Jeff Johnson says he believes more condemned homes can be saved and occupied by owners who care about the community. According to Johnson, more than 15,000 Cleveland homes are unoccupied and that number continues to grow. Johnson pointed to a vacant house on South Boulevard, a house owned by the Cuyahoga […]

CLEVELAND – Support continued to pour in for the West Side Market vendors who lost inventory and business because of Wednesday’s fire. The early morning fire caused significant damage to Sebastian’s Meats and Foster’s Meats, as well as covering counters and stands in soot. On Friday, Charter One announced that it will donate $10,000 to […]