Prior to 2020 many people made it a tradition to help feed the needy and pass out food for the holiday season.  However with the COVID-19 pandemic that seems to be revving up infecting record numbers of people daily since it got started in March of this year, many people are out of work because […]

Three young men were awaken by police with guns drawn on them on Thanksgiving 1983, arrested and convicted of murder, only to be returned home for Thanksgiving 2019 when it was found that these men, that are now in their 50’s, were innocent. It almost sounds like the story of the Exonerated 5.  Alfred Chestnut, Ransom […]

Shots rang out at the Riverchase Galleria Mall in Hoover, Alabama, just outside of Birmingham on Thursday night as shoppers flocked for early Black Friday deals after Thanksgiving dinner. According to reports, just before 10 p.m. a 21-year-old man and an 18-year-old man became involved in a physical altercation near the Footaction store, and the 21-year-old […]

Kyrie Irving and the Boston Celtics are struggling right now, and Irving was in a less than jovial mood after Boston’s latest loss on Wednesday night. The Celtics dropped a home game on Thanksgiving Eve to the New York Knicks, and after the game, someone wished Irving a Happy Thanksgiving. He offered up an alternative: “F*ck Thanksgiving,” […]

In a segment on the Today show on Wednesday, hosts Al Roker and Dylan Dreyer demonstrated how to make their family’s favorite Thanksgiving dishes before a panel of expert judges. While Dreyer and her husband Brian went with a relatively safe crab dip, Al Roker and his brother Chris introduced both the panel and viewing audience at home to […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – The St. Augustine Hunger Center in Cleveland’s Tremont neighborhood is continuing its 45-year tradition of feeding those in need. Between the 14 shelters downtown, on the East-side, and in Lorain County, organizers plan to feed more than 21,000 people on Thanksgiving. More than 10,000 meals will be delivered to the homebound and persons with […]

WARRENSVILLE HEIGHTS, OH (WOIO) – Cleveland Cavalier J.R. Smith, typically known for raining down 3’s at Quicken Loans Arena, will spend his off day handing out turkeys to families in need. The turkey giveaway will begin at 6 p.m. on Thursday at Warrensville Heights High School, located at 4270 Northfield Rd.   READ MORE: Article […]

(WMC) – If you’re looking for a nontraditional turkey this year, there’s a new recipe sweeping the internet you may want to try. Reynolds Kitchen released a series of recipes featuring chip-covered “flavor blasted” turkeys–just in time for Thanksgiving. Front and center is their Flamin’ Hot Cheetos turkey. The Cheetos are crushed up and coated […]

Somewhere around the two-thirds mark on your first plate of Thanksgiving food, you begin to sense a wee bit of tightness across the old abdomen. By seconds, tightness has become a band of discomfort just under the waist of your jeans. Dessert ratchets things up to a searing, white hot ligature of bloodless flesh squeezed raw […]

NORTHEAST OHIO (WOIO) – Many of you will be sitting down with your families enjoying a hot meal. The Greater Cleveland Food Bank have partnered with several agencies to make sure no one goes hungry during the holidays. Cleveland 19 as well as the food bank have prepared a list of hot meal sites that will be open on or near Thanksgiving to help […]

Thanksgiving is right around the corner — and that means holiday shopping. But if you like to shop on Thanksgiving, you’ll be out of luck at several stores this year. has compiled a list more than 55 stores that will be closed on Thanksgiving Day 2017. In a press release, the website said it reached […]