via fox8cleveland: Volunteers and friends are helping familiar faces at a special gathering started with a prayer of thanksgiving this Easter Sunday. Festive music on an accordion filled the air at the St. Augustine Hunger Center in Cleveland’s Tremont neighborhood. Dozens of volunteers cooked and served a traditional Easter dinner that included sweet deserts. Hundreds […]

A Chili’s manager who took a free meal from a Veteran on Veteran’s Day is on administrative leave, according to the restaurant. Chili’s officials apologized to Army Veteran Ernest Walker for the incident and thanked him for his service, Kelli Valade, Chili’s Grill & Bar President, said in a statement. “We took swift action and […]

DENVER – If there was ever a reason to play an online game, it would be winning free food. Chipotle has launched a new game that puts a player’s memory to the test and rewards them with a free entree from the restaurant. Chipotle’s “A Love Story” match game went online Tuesday and promises to […]

CLEVELAND, Ohio– Chick-fil-A says it is giving away free Chick-n-Minis every Tuesday morning in September as part of its year-long breakfast promotion. Each Tuesday between 6:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. until Sept. 27, customers can receive a free three-count Chick-fil-A Chick-n-Mini at all 11 Cleveland/Akron restaurants. Willoughby Commons Chick-fil-A  Mentor Chick-fil-A    Strongsville Chick-fil-A Macedonia […]

CLEVELAND – The Cleveland Metropolitan School District is offering a summer meal program this year in partnership with the Greater Cleveland Food Bank. The program offers breakfast, lunch and dinner to anyone in Cleveland under 18 years of age, for free. Adults are invited to eat breakfast, when accompanied by children for $2.50. Lunch and […]

  CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – Are you looking for a free Holiday meal? Here’s a list of locations that are serving them up this holiday season! St. Mary Parish along with its family and friends will sponsor a FREE Christmas Dinner on Thursday, December 25, 2014 at St. Mary Parish Hall – 250 3rd Street […]

  CLEVELAND – Starting Monday, any Cleveland student between the ages of 5 and 18 can show up at any of the city’s 21 recreation centers after school between 3 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. and get a free after-school meal. No need to sign up, just show up. “The meals are open to every child […]

  ALBANY, GA (WALB) — Larenzo Riggins was hungry when he walked into the east Albany McDonald’s on Thursday. “I went in to order seven McDoubles and one McChicken, and one fry,” said Lorenzo Riggins, 911 caller. But after he walked outside, he says he noticed that wasn’t what he got. “I left out the […]

CLEVELAND – At 11 a.m. on Christmas morning there was already a line for Christmas meals to be served by the hunger center at St. Augustine Church in Cleveland’s Tremont neighborhood. Dozens of volunteer waiters carried dinners of ham, potatoes, stuffing and vegetables to the hundreds of hungry clients seated in the noisy community room […]

PARMA, Ohio – Keeping a close eye on how you prepare and cook your Thanksgiving turkey can save you from plenty of headaches, maybe even serious injury. The Parma Fire Department issued a strong warning for residents who will be using a deep fryer to cook their bird. Fire officials report two Parma women died […]

CLEVELAND – The city of Cleveland has released a list of locations where families in need can get a free Thanksgiving meal this week. The meals are being provided by the annual “Harvest for Hunger” food drive, which works with the Cleveland Foodbank and other local agencies. The foodbank is asking anyone who knows of […]

Mentor, OH – Families in Lake County will be receiving some much needed assistance this Thanksgiving.  The United Way distributed 543 turkeys on Wednesday, November 14, to 52 food pantries and residential facilities across the  country. Giant Eagle delivered the 12-to-14-pound turkeys to United Way of Lake County’s Mentor office as part of the 2012 […]