NORTH OLMSTED, OH (WOIO) – Swensons Drive-In Restaurants announced the opening date for the new North Olmsted location. The restaurant at 27175 Lorain Road will open on Aug. 10. Construction for the restaurant started in April. It will be located on the corner of Lorain Road and Dover Center roads. The Akron-based fast-food burger chain has […]

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) – The Clark County Coroner confirmed on December 21 that Las Vegas massacre gunman Stephen Paddock died from a gunshot wound to the head. His death was ruled a suicide. The Coroner also released the cause and manner of death for each of the 58 victims. In each case, the cause was related […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – The National Transportation Safety Board released its public docket on the Nov. 10, 2015 plane crash in Akron that killed nine people. The documents released are extensive. The report contains more than 1,100 pages, including the cockpit voice recorder transcript, witness statements, pilot training records and toxicology reports, to name a few. […]

Congratulations are in order. Babyface has wed longtime girlfriend Nikki Patenburg. The two wed Saturday afternoon  in Southern California. Get “The D.L. Hughley Show” Delivered To You! The Grammy-winning musician has been dating Pantenburg, his former back-up dancer, since 2007. The couple welcomed their first child together, daughter Peyton, in September 2008. This will be […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – The Cleveland Browns new FirstEnergy Stadium signage on the south façade was put in place Friday. The signage was installed by local company Sign-Lite, which has been awarded the contract for the manufacturing of all signage and contracting of electrical, ironwork and sign installation. North and South Façade Exterior Stadium Signage […]

Congratulations to Kim Kardashian — she’s officially divorced. On the season premiere of “Keeping Up With the Kardashians,” the reality star lamented that at the rate her divorce was proceeding she’d likely give birth while still married to Kris Humphries. That will not be the case, as People magazine reports that a judgment was entered […]

Kim Kardashian is likely celebrating now that her divorce from Kris Humphries has officially been settled. TMZ reports that the couple, who were married for a mere 72 days, have finally reached a settlement in their year-and-a-half long divorce battle. According to the website, while the terms of the agreement have no been disclosed, the […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – The Cleveland Indians announced Thursday the club has signed free agent Nick Swisher to a four-year Major League contract with a vesting option for the 2017 season. Swisher, 32, owns a career Major League batting average of .256 (1085-4241) with 251 doubles, 9 triples, 209 home runs and 673 RBI in 1209 games […]

Anderson Cooper has, at long last, publicly said he is gay. Cooper made the announcement in an email to writer Andrew Sullivan. “The fact is, I’m gay, always have been, always will be, and I couldn’t be any more happy, comfortable with myself, and proud,” he wrote. Cooper’s sexuality has long been the subject of […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – Saturday, Cleveland Mayor Frank G. Jackson along with city officials and community members at Forest Hills Park, kicked off the opening of the 2012 outdoor pool season. All outdoor public pools in the City of Cleveland are open Wednesday through Sunday from noon until 7:30 p.m. If temperatures are over 85 degrees on […]

Marriage equality advocates are hailing a federal appeals court's declaration of California's voter-approved ban on same-sex marriage as unconstitutional as a historic moment -- but others are offering less praise for the decision. As Towleroad is pointing out, White House Press Secretary Jay Carney offered no comment on the Prop 8 decision. “I don’t have a comment on litigation in general and in this litigation to which we are not a party," he said. "Beyond that, I can say that the President has long opposed, as you know, divisive and discriminatory efforts to deny rights and benefits to same-sex couples."

Why Family Approval Still Matters Written by Jovian Zayne on December 5, 2011 2:30 pm What can you really say when your aunt tells you you’ve gained some weight when you arrive home for the holidays? This was me two years ago. I was infuriated and on the cusp of popping back with something unbelievably […]