GREEN, OH (WOIO) – Minor repairs are complete at the Giant Eagle in Green. The store reopens at 1 p.m. Tuesday afternoon. Around 8 a.m. this morning, employees noticed some bowing in roof.  They called in the fire department to check it out. The fire department inspected the building and noticed some additional bowing.  […]

  CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – It’s bitterly cold outside, but one home improvement retailer is already gearing up for spring.   Home Depot is looking to hire more than 1,300 people in Cleveland and 80,000 nationwide. The company is preparing for its busiest selling season. Students, retirees, veterans and reservists are encouraged to apply.   […]

Singer Amber Riley performs onstage at ‘TrevorLIVE LA’ honoring Jane Lynch and Toyota for the Trevor Project at Hollywood Palladium on December 8, 2013 in Hollywood, California *“Glee” star Amber Riley and her sister Ashley have launched a virtual plus-sized clothing boutique. The siblings have set up a website called Rileyland Fashions to sell one-off […]

  CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – Police were called to control a large crowd gathered outside of the Revol Wireless store on Carnegie Avenue in Cleveland Wednesday morning. Earlier this month, the prepay wireless company announced they would be going out of business on January 16, 2014. Tuesday was the last day customers could make payments to extend service through the new […]

  CHICAGO, IL – A police officer shot and injured a driver trying to get away after allegedly stealing from a Kohl’s store around 10 p.m. Thursday night in Romeoville, according to WGN. Police were responding to a report of two men stealing clothing from the store at 261 S. Weber Road and saw the […]

  CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) – Blockbuster’s parent company, DISH, announced that the company will end its retail and by mail DVD distribution operations by early January 2014. The company will close its approximately 300 remaining U.S.-based retail stores, as well as its distribution centers. There are three remaining brick and mortar Blockbuster stories in the […]

  *It’s not what he would have preferred, but Jay Z, under relentless pressure to end his association with luxury retailer Barneys New York, which is accused of racial profiling, has finally spoken out. Basically Jay Z says he was waiting to respond after he got the full understanding of what went down. Saturday, in […]

  *Less than 24 hours after the news that Barneys and the New York Police Department are being sued for discrimination by 19-year-old college student Trayon Christian, a second African American shopper has come forward with the same allegations. Kayla Phillips, a 21-year-old nursing student from Brooklyn, told the New York Daily News that she […]

  SOUTH EUCLID, Ohio – A new Walmart Supercenter will open at Oakwood Commons in South Euclid at 1868 Warrensville Center Rd. on Oct. 16. Robert Kadlubowski, who started his career with Walmart gathering carts while in college, is the store’s new manager. “I really look forward to the opportunity to lead the team in […]

  CLEVELAND – Heinen’s Fine Foods is coming to downtown Cleveland. The hometown grocery chain announced Friday it will create a new 33,000-square-foot grocery store inside the historic former Ameritrust rotunda at the corner of East 9th Street and Euclid Avenue. Twin brothers, Jeff and Tom Heinen, told NewsChannel5 they are excited to start the […]

MANSFIELD, Ohio – Mark Cooper wasn’t worried one bit about his safety Thursday when he decided to tackle an escaped Mansfield prisoner inside of a Richland County Store. “I’m confident enough in my strength that once I grab a hold of somebody like that, they’re not going to get back up,” Cooper said. Exhibit A […]

Poor JC Penney just can’t catch a break. This time, some are accusing it of using Adolf Hitler’s image to boost sales. Two weeks after a consumer investigation found some Penney’s stores placing new higher priced stickers on merchandise, then having a sale on the new higher prices, the troubled chain is now the subject […]