DOWNTOWN CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – The hottest ticket in Cleveland doesn’t even go on sale to the public until Friday morning, but there are already hundreds of tickets for sale on the secondary market. How is that possible? Playhouse Square season ticket holders have already been given the opportunity to buy, and received their tickets for […]

CLEVELAND — A set of 16 postcards from civil rights activist Malcolm X to a woman in Cleveland has been sold at auction for more than $56,000. Nate D. Sanders Auctions says the handwritten cards from 1957, 1958 and 1964 went for $56,426.25 in Los Angeles last week. The cards were written to Gloria Owens. […]

The auction ended Wednesday, but it was unclear whether the final offer of $138,900 was legitimate.   UPDATED: Thursday, May 19, 10:50 AM The gun George Zimmerman used to kill Trayvon Martin reportedly sold for $138,900 in an online auction, reports Reuters: Zimmerman’s offer to sell the Kel-Tec PF9 9mm handgun on drew praise from gun rights enthusiasts and […]

Zillow ranked Cleveland as the fourth best market for first-time home buyers on Wednesday. Indianapolis and Pittsburg took first and second rankings, respectively. The following are the factors it used to determine the best markets, according to Zillow. Median home values. Lower home values means buyers need less cash for a down payment to break […]

*It’s not like he’ll ever use it again. So why not sell it? Besides, he stopped making payments on it as well.   We’re referring to fallen football/Hollywood star OJ Simpson and his Florida home. His house near Miami was sold yesterday in a foreclosure auction, according to Jose Lambiet’s Gossip Extra. The house, at […]

PARMA, Ohio – Parma Community General Hospital will be integrated with University Hospitals. Sources connected to the agreement confirmed to NewsChannel5 that University Hospitals is expected to issue a press release early this evening. The announcement was made at Parma Community General Hospital insiders Monday. Parma employs 2,000 people and has more than 500 physicians […]

LOS ANGELES (KCAL/KCBS/CNN) – A California husband accidentally sold his wife’s $23,000 wedding ring for mere dollars at a garage sale. The couple is hoping the buyer realizes the accident and returns the ring. “I feel naked,” wife Racquel Cloutier said. “I don’t know why I keep crying. I just want my ring back.” Before […]

CLEVELAND – Sales of spirituous liquor reached a record level in 2012, totaling $849 million — an increase of 7 percent from the year prior, according to the Ohio Department of Commerce, Division of Liquor Control. “Consumer tastes are becoming more sophisticated, and Ohioans continue to trade up buying more of the premium products,” said […]

CLEVELAND – The Ohio Lottery said a $2 million winning lottery ticket for Wednesday’s massive Powerball drawing was sold at a gas station on Cleveland’s west side. According to the lottery, the ticket was sold at the BP Station on West 117th Street just off I-90 across from Giant Eagle. The winner matched 5 of […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – It’s a new era for Cleveland Browns football. New team owner Jimmy Haslam introduced Joe Banner as the new CEO during a news conference on Wednesday morning. Banner, a former Philadelphia Eagles executive, will take over on October 25. The new Browns CEO said the entire franchise will be evaluated, and that it […]

CHICAGO (WOIO) – A new era for Cleveland Browns football on Tuesday. Jimmy Haslam walked into a round of applause in the meeting room of NFL team owners in Chicago. He was approved unanimously as the new Browns owner by a vote of 32-0. Haslam is paying $1B for the Browns, but former team owner Randy […]

AVON, OH (WOIO) – Former Browns players traded their helmets for golf clubs on Friday. Players kicked off alumni weekend with a golf outing at Avon Oaks Country Club. Hall of Famer Jim Brown was at the event. He talked about politics, the Browns star running back Trent Richardson and the possibility of putting a […]