ELYRIA, Ohio — Columbia Gas of Ohio is shutting off gas service to approximately 2,500 customers Thursday. According to their website, the natural gas outage will affect customers in Elyria in the Eastern Heights Boulevard and Concord Avenue areas. Currently they have crews working to review and restore the system.  Service will reportedly be restored […]

CLEVELAND – One of Cleveland best-known restaurants with a decorated and long history that reflected the city’s world-class arts and performing culture has closed permanently. Otto Moser’s, located at 1425 Euclid Avenue in Cleveland’s Playhouse Square District, has closed its doors, confirms Cindi Szymanski, assistant director of marketing for Playhouse Square. Founded by Otto Moser in 1893, […]

AURORA, OH (WOIO) – Cedar Fair Entertainment Company has announced that Wildwater Kingdom water park in Aurora, Ohio, will not reopen after the 2016 season. Its final day of operation will be Monday, September 5. Cedar Fair has been working cooperatively with both Bainbridge Township and the city of Aurora to redevelop the entire property […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – East Cleveland Mayor Gary Norton closed Prive Restaurant and Ultra Lounge after more than 40 reported incidents requiring police intervention. Most recently, police were called to the club for a double shooting on July 24 where a security guard and one other were wounded before the suspect took off and crashed […]

The gas station/foodmart that has sparked much controversy at East 55th Street and Cedar Avenue in Cleveland by its FBI raid and drawings “poking fun” at the Jewish faith has been quietly boarded up. Back in May 2015, its billboards drew attention and controversy. In May 2015, a new mural went up at the Biggie’s that […]

BROOK PARK, Ohio – The Cuyahoga County Sheriff’s Office responded to a Brook Park hotel Wednesday to assist in shutting it down after receiving hundreds of nuisance reports. The Brook Park mayor announced alongside Cuyahoga County Prosecutor Tim McGinty at 11:30 a.m. that they would be closing the Travelodge at 16161 Brookpark Road. According to Mayor Tom […]

Black Lives Matter founder Patriss Cullors lead a protest at Netroots Nation in Phoenix, Arizona, effectively shutting down the speeches of presidential hopefuls Martin O’Malley and Sen. Bernie Sanders, MSNBC.com reports. “It’s not like we like shutting sh*t down, but we have to,” Cullors said. “We are tired of being interrupted.” With shouts of “Black lives […]

ELYRIA, Ohio — A McDonald’s restaurant in Elyria has closed in connection with a bed bug problem. According to Elyria City Health District officials, a number of calls were received from customers requesting a sanitation inspection at the 547 Broad St. location. The store was voluntarily closed for cleaning Sunday and Monday, officials say, after […]

UPDATE: Monday, March 9, 2015 12:30 PM EST According to CNN, David Boren, the president of University of Oklahoma, says the Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity won’t be returning to campus while he is president. Boren, who in a morning press conference also said the school would not help members find housing after they were booted […]

CLEVELAND – Cuyahoga County Judge Brendan Sheehan issued a temporary restraining order, closing the Club Fly High on Superior Avenue in Cleveland. The club is now boarded up at the request of Cleveland Councilman T.J., Dow who has been trying to close the bar for the past two years. The restraining order was issued just […]

It was rumored last month that Tyrese and Sanaa Lathan were dating, but the actress has shut those rumors down. In an interview with Hip Hollywood, Lathan said that she and Tyrese are not dating and she is single. “We’re friends,” Lathan said, “and we were having dinner. You know how they do. I love […]

  AKRON, OH (WOIO) – 12 Kenmore High School students are facing charges of rioting after a large fight at the school on Friday. The Akron school was on lockdown for hours, and parents were called to pick up their children as classes were canceled for the remainder of the day. Police tell 19 Action News 20-30 […]