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BEREA – The City of Berea has announced the detection of lead in its drinking water distribution system that exceeds the federal/state ‘action level.’ Lead can cause serious health problems, especially for pregnant women and young children. Residents can reduce their lead exposure by running water for 30 seconds to 2 minutes before using in […]

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BEACHWOOD, Ohio — All water fountains in two Beachwood schools have been shut off after recent tests indicated higher than normal lead levels. Bottled water is being supplied to all students and staff. The district conducted water tests voluntarily back in March after recent issues with lead at other schools in Northeast Ohio.  According to […]

In one weekend, a coalition of plumbers may have done more for the city of Flint than the government has in the past year. In efforts to combat the ongoing state of emergency in Flint where the drinking water has been contaminated with lead and other harmful bacteria, the government is providing residents with filters. Unfortunately, the […]

Officials were made aware of the lead levels in November 2015, but issued a notice to residents last Thursday.   As the Flint, Michigan water crisis finally reaches media prominence, the small town of Sebring, Ohio is facing a similar plight after high levels of lead were found in the drinking water. The town was notified of […]

Residents are pushing for Snyder to step down while calling Flint’s water crisis, “Katrina II.”   Despite calls for his resignation from residents and presidential candidates, Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder has planned a new method of action against the Flint water crisis. According to CNN, Snyder will appear before the Michigan Congress Tuesday evening to present […]

*NBC has given a pilot order to a reboot of the 1967 detective drama “Ironside” to star Blair Underwood, reports Deadline.com. The new version, written by Mike Caleo and produced by Universal TV, centers on a tough, sexy and acerbic police detective (Underwood) relegated to a wheelchair after a shooting who is hardly limited by […]

UPDATE — 1:30 p.m. : On Tuesday, Gallup released its first polling results on the presidential race among respondents they consider most likely to vote. Among likely voters interviewed over the last week, they show Republican nominee Mitt Romney with a 2-point advantage over President Barack Obama (49 percent to 47 percent). Their results for […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – Still no arrests in the murder of a 27-year-old man on Cleveland’s east side. The fatal shooting happened around 6PM Tuesday in the 3800 block of East 144th. Police tell 19 Action News Dwane C. Parker was in a car on East 144th when he jumped out and fired several shots into a […]