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Cleveland mourns adopted son Ric Ocasek of the Cars: a tribute

The Cars' Ric Ocasek moved to Maple Heights as a teen and cut his musical teeth on the folk scene here. He and Lakewood native Ben Orr, who died in 2000, ...

A tearful Mother's Day surprise for 'the most incredible mom' in Maple Heights

MAPLE HEIGHTS, Ohio — There are so many incredible moms in Northeast Ohio -- and this morning we are recognizing a single mom of two. Jennifer Presley ...

25-year-old Maple Heights High School football coach teaching winning ways  Cleveland 19 News

Shaq Washington, at 25 years old, is the head coach of Maple Heights High School (3-0).

Former Maple Heights high school football stars turn in cleats for clipboards

The Maple Heights Mustangs football team may have the youngest coaching staff in the state. The culture shift, led by former standout Shaq Washington appears ...

Maple Heights assistant basketball coach arrested on drug and gun charge

BEDFORD – Bedford police arrested an assistant basketball coach from Maple Heights High School after he crashed his car, and drugs and a gun were found ...

An inner-ring suburb on the edge, Maple Heights can't offer residents much - not even basketball hoops: Mark Naymik

IMG_0630.JPG. Tired of fighting for residents (and against some of them), Maple Heights Mayor Jeffrey Lansky passed on a re-election bid this year. After eight ...

Maple Heights Schools' superintendent suspended after pulling down pants of board member at football game

Maple Heights City Schools' Superintendent Charles Keenan has been suspended after a controversial video surfaced showing Keenan pulling down the pants ...

Home Grown: Tough Love From Maple Heights Coaches, Attitude Change Gets Kierre Hawkins to Ohio State | Eleven  Eleven Warriors

Kierre Hawkins always wanted to play at Ohio State but had to change his attitude and focus for it to happen. Maple Heights High School helped put him in ...

Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force offering reward for information on fugitive  WFMJ

The Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force is offering a reward for any information that could lead to the capture of fugitive Ricky Jackson.

Maple Heights Historical Society Museum is keeper of the city's history  Plain Dealer

The Maple Heights Historical Society Museum is the repository for all memorabilia from Maple Heights City Hall, the police and fire departments and public ...

Canton City Schools superintendent search narrowed to six candidates  Akron Beacon Journal

CANTON — The next superintendent of the Canton City School District will be someone from outside the district.The Canton City school board has narrowed the ...

Two from Stark County among six finalists for Canton superintendent  The-review

The Canton City school board will begin to interview the candidates Tuesday.

Assistant Principal Charged with Felonious Assault

MAPLE HEIGHTS, OH - A Maple Heights school assistant principal has been charged with Felonious Assault after an altercation with his wife, according to the ...

Strongsville native son authors compelling wrestling book: Strong Points

Jim Kalin and Russ Rizzo.jpg. Author Jim Kalin and Maple Heights wrestling legend Russ Rizzo. (Jim Kalin). STRONGSVILLE, Ohio - What happens when ...

Elementary student wins hearts with ‘I will be your friend’ shirt on first day of school  WWNY

FAYETTEVILLE, Ga. (Gray News) – When Blake Rajahn walked into North Fayette Elementary on the first day of school this week, he brought more with him ...

Veteran shoots, kills 6-foot alligator in close encounter on Mich. property  WWNY

The alligator reportedly wandered over from a neighboring reptile vendor's home.

Shaker Heights Basketball In State Tournament Play On March 9

Shaker Heights Basketball In State Tournament Play - Shaker Heights, OH - The Red Raiders knocked off John Hay High School on March 4. The team returns ...

Neighbor helps Ga. police rescue man from burning mobile home  WWNY

A Georgia man was pulled from a burning mobile home, due in part to a neighbor who was there before emergency crews arrived.

Signing Day: Area HS athletes make college decisions official  WKYC-TV

WKYC Sports captures the excitement of National Signing Day across Northeast Ohio with informational updates, photos and live videos throughout the day.

Tributes | — CARL GEORGE KOKOR  Youngstown Vindicator

Youngstown, Ohio | Tributes, In Memoriam, Deaths, Obituaries, for Warren, Austintown, Boardman, Canfield, Poland.

Ken Lanci claims he is a 'lifelong Clevelander'  PolitiFact

What makes a Clevelander? By one standard, it's geographic proximity to the city that gives the region its name. The Cleveland metropolitan statistical area, as ...

Family identifies man who drowned in Lake Erie, thanks first responders

A Maple Heights family is grieving over the loss of their son, Jyventa Harris. He drowned Sunday morning while rafting out on the lake with his stepbrother.

Gayle M. Teresi, candidate for Mayfield Heights mayor, November 2017 general election

This information is published as provided by the candidate and has not been modified by The News-Herald. Name: Gayle M. Teresi. Political Party: Republican.

More Stark schools are EdChoice schools  Canton Repository

Some students in the Alliance, Fairless, North Canton, Northwest, Plain and Perry school districts are now eligible to receive state-funded vouchers that will help ...

Ohio ties to Super Bowl LIII are strong, despite Cleveland Browns’ absence  Cleveland 19 News

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - Northeast Ohio will be well-represented in Superbowl LIII thanks to both the New England Patriots and the Los Angeles Rams.

For-profit Bryant & Stratton plots move to Solon  Crain's Cleveland Business

The for-profit Bryant & Stratton College is opening a campus in Solon and investing $1.3 million in the 17,460-square-foot buildout. The campus is expected to ...

Coach favors fatherhood over Heights position  Cleveland Jewish News

Jeff Rotsky said he resigned as head football coach at Cleveland Heights High School because “I've got to be a father first.”

74 Cleveland bars approved to serve alcohol until 4 am for MLB All-Star Weekend (list)  WXIX

With the MLB All Star game coming to Cleveland in July, bars within the Cleveland city limits were given the chance to ask the Ohio Division of Liquor Control to ...

’SWAT team of technology’ modernizing federal government and recruiting Ohio workers  Cleveland 19 News

The United States Digital *Service* is a tech start-up out of the White House, and some of the people behind the computer screens are from right here in Ohio.

Auditor: Former Lincoln Heights village manager racked up $70K ‘inappropriate’ expenses  WXIX

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - The former village manager of Lincoln Heights racked up $70,160 in inappropriate credit card purchases, interest, fees, and ...

Entire neighborhood evacuated indefinitely after Saturday’s flash flooding in Northeast Ohio  Cleveland 19 News

As much as seven inches of rain Friday night into Saturday was too much for Kinsman Lake in Trumbull county, and washed out a causeway.

Northeast Ohio weather: Mainly dry, nice end to the weekend  Cleveland 19 News

CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) - Expect another warm day today. Clouds will be increasing through the day as well. Southerly winds will once again allow for ...

'We lost 10 bus batteries’: Police investigating theft at Ripley High  WXIX

Ripley police are investigating a theft at Ripley High School.

Ohio's new 10 cent gas tax increase goes into effect July 1  WXIX

A new state tax on gas and diesel signed off by Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine in April will begin July 1.

Northeast Ohio Weather: Drying out, cooler Sunday  Cleveland 19 News

ALERT for rain and storms today that could cause more flooding.

Former Cuyahoga Falls guidance counselor sentenced for sexual relationship with a student  WXIX

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - A former guidance counselor at Cuyahoga Falls High School was sentenced today and will have to register as a sex offender for the ...

Northeast Ohio weather: Cloud cover most of Thursday  Cleveland 19 News

CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) - A cold front rolled through last night shifting the wind out of the north. There is widespread low level moisture in place resulting in a ...

Critically missing 11-year-old found safe  WXIX

Police said a “critical missing” 11-year-old from the Westwood area has be found safe.

Lebanon adds drug detection K9 to schools  WXIX

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - The Lebanon City School District and Lebanon Police Department announced a joint venture to place a drug detection K9 on the ...

Authorities cancel statewide Amber Alert after infant taken in Warren, Ohio  WXIX

A statewide Amber Alert was issued Thursday by authorities in Ohio's Trumbull County.

2016 Commit Kierre Hawkins Plans to Play Early for Ohio State, No Matter The Position | Eleven Warriors  Eleven Warriors

Kierre Hawkins isn't sure exactly where he's going to contribute for Ohio State in 2016, but he's more than ready to get to Columbus and start making a name for ...

Better Know a Buckeye: Jake Hausmann | Eleven Warriors  Eleven Warriors

Our Better Know a Buckeye series continues with its fourth installment. We profile Jake Hausmann, one of three tight ends Ohio State signed in its 2016 class.

‘Walls of Love’ signs disappear across Cleveland, volunteers step up to replace them  Cleveland 19 News

The founder of "Walls of Love," a project dedicated to providing cold-weather necessities for people in need around Cleveland, says six signs have disappeared.

OVI checkpoint: 1 driver cited for marijuana possession  WXIX

The vehicle was the only one out of 661 that passed through the checkpoint on Butler Warren Road at Tyler Court that was diverted for additional investigation.

Here’s what the proposed Ohio gas tax increase would cost you per year  WXIX

His new chair in the Ohio Governor's office is barely warm and Mike DeWine is asking the Ohio legislature for a massive increase to the state's gas tax, effecting ...

Overturned semi closes Butler County intersection  WXIX

The intersection is expected to be closed until about 1 p.m..

Hackers strike Ohio Catholic church, steal $1.75M in email scheme  WXIX

BRUNSWICK, OH (WOIO) - The St. Ambrose Catholic Church in Brunswick announced in a statement it was swindled out of $1.75M in part to an email scheme.

The Cars lead singer's pit stop at BGSU recalled  Sentinel-Tribune

More than just an urban legend, Bowling Green State University's links to the band The Cars, whose members are being inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of ...

Rock on! Best backstage moments at the 2018 Rock Hall inductions  freshwatercleveland

Cleveland rocks, and rarely moreso than it did this weekend at the 33rd annual Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductions. A sold-out crowd of 6,000 people gathered ...

Unattended grill causes front porch fire in North Fairmount  WXIX

A front porch of a North Fairmount home caught on fire due to a grill left unattended, said Cincinnati Fire Chief Robert McWilliams.

Juvenile taken into custody after lockdown at Fairfield Schools  WXIX

A minor is in custody after police say he and another person trespassed onto school grounds Friday morning at Fairfield High School.

Three people injured in Avondale shoot-out  WXIX

Three people were injured during a triple shooting Avondale early Saturday morning.

New Ohio law on child marriage takes effect  WXIX

COLUMBUS, OH (AP) - A new state marriage law prohibits children under the age of 17 from marrying in Ohio. The Dayton Daily News reports the new law took ...

Severe storms possible Wednesday afternoon  WXIX

Severe storms are possible Wednesday with damaging winds and large hail as the main threats.

Sunny Side Up: Should pit bulls be banned?  Cleveland 19 News

PARMA, OH (WOIO) - “Sunny Side Up” is a daily morning talk show that airs on CBS-Cleveland 19 News featuring Wake Up Cleveland's Neeha Curtis and ...

Undercover sting targets sex predators in Northeast Ohio, 16 men arrested  Cleveland 19 News

This trap will be laid time and time again until the message reverberates – don't buy sex in Ohio,” said Attorney General Dave Yost.

Young swimmer shocked by accusations against former Springboro teacher, swim coach  WXIX

SPRINGBORO, Ohio (FOX19) - Parents are shocked and stunned after learning that a former Springboro teacher and swim coach is accused of having sexual ...

Police need help identifying potential witnesses in hospital worker’s homicide  WXIX

MT. AIRY, Ohio (FOX19) - Cincinnati police are asking for the public's help identifying three vehicles they say may have witnessed a homicide on Colerain ...

3 students hit by vehicle in parking lot at West Clermont High School  WXIX

UNION TWP, OH (FOX19) - Three students were hit by a vehicle in the parking lot at West Clermont High School in Union Township Wednesday morning, police ...

Adams County family of baby found dead in well speaks out  WXIX

ADAMS COUNTY, Ohio (FOX19) - An Adams County family wants to set the record straight about the short life of Dylan Groves — a 6-month-old found dead in a ...

Local football team that helps kids in danger of folding  WXIX

On Sunday afternoon, half a dozen football players with the Western AA Warriors came together to play a quick game of football.

Former pastor in Ohio pleads guilty to trafficking teen girls for sex  WXIX

One of the three Ohio ministers accused of sex trafficking teenage girls has pleaded guilty to the charges.

Police searching for 'armed and dangerous’ man last seen in Paddock Hills  WXIX

CINCINNATI, Ohio (FOX19) - Cincinnati Police are on the lookout Saturday for a man last seen in Paddock Hills who they say is considered armed and ...

Convenience store ice cubes prove to be break in bizarre Ohio breaking-and-entering case  WXIX

After seeing the cubes, an officer went to a nearby UDF on a hunch to check out some surveillance video.

Source: Gun recovered from pond at site of West Chester quadruple homicide  WXIX

WEST CHESTER TWP., OH (FOX19) - A law enforcement source tells FOX19 that a dive team with Ohio's Bureau of Criminal Investigation recovered a gun from ...

A teacher’s summer job: Selling water on the street  WSFA

Warren Grannis can pocket $90 a day if he makes his goal of selling two cases of water.

‘It’s the easy thing to do’: Council member brings teens together to discuss gun violence  WXIX

CINCINNATI, Ohio (FOX19) - City Council member Tamaya Dennard organized a meeting Tuesday to address gun violence in the city and, more importantly, ...

Update: Missing elderly KY man found safe  WXIX

Police say William E. Shepherd, 91, was last seen in Maysville around 1:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Minimum wage in Ohio would need huge increase to even afford rent  WXIX

On Tuesday the Cleveland Clinic announced it will raise its minimum wage for employees to $15 an hour by 2020.

97 Eastlake Animal Rescue Center pets kept in ‘deplorable’ conditions removed by police; owner says it’s a ‘mo  Cleveland 19 News

EASTLAKE, OH (WOIO) -Eastlake police raided the Animal Rescue Center on Vine Street May 2 and shared photos of what they called “deplorable” conditions ...

Woman reported critically missing in Liberty Township found  WXIX

CINCINNATI, Ohio (FOX19) - A woman reported critically missing Saturday night in Liberty Township has been found. Stephanie Bianchini, 58, was reported ...

Shooting victim turns up at Christ Hospital  WXIX

It's not quite clear yet where the shooting occurred, police said.

Flash Flood Watch extended until Thursday night  WXIX

The morning commute will be dry but watch for fog.

Sen. Sherrod Brown, others react to death of Ohio native Luke Perry  Cleveland 19 News

Ohio native and actor Luke Perry has passed away. He was surrounded by his children and family after suffering a recent stroke, his representatives reported.

Sprint to provide 1,500 CMSD students with free Wi-Fi, mobile devices  Cleveland 19 News

Approximately 70 percent of U.S. teachers assign homework that is to be completed online, but 5 million families do not have internet access, according to ...

Dayton tornado videos: Damage and devastation captured on camera  WXIX

CINCINNATI, Ohio (FOX19) - Video and images captured the damage and devastation caused by a large and dangerous tornado that struck Dayton, Ohio and ...

Norwood police cruiser controversy: ‘The world and the city doesn’t center around your department'  WXIX

NORWOOD, OH (FOX19) - Norwood's police chief tells FOX19 that after simply asking for some new cruisers, he got a nasty reply from the city's safety director.

Ohio film tax cut could put Cincinnati movies in jeopardy  WXIX

The Cincinnati area has been popular among Hollywood films, but the incentive to draw big films could be coming to an end.

Sharonville police officer, motorist hurt in I-275 crash  WXIX

SHARONVILLE, OH (FOX19) - A Sharonville police officer and motorists were hurt in a crash on westbound Interstate 275 Tuesday. The officer was inside his ...

Driver pleads guilty to aggravated vehicular homicide for killing Rumpke worker  WXIX

The driver accused of hitting and killing a Rumpke worker pleaded guilty to aggravated vehicular homicide in court on Thursday.

Family of heart-attack patient waits on hold for 911 dispatcher to pick up call  Cleveland 19 News

19 News is continuing the investigation into whether our first responders have the resources they need to take care of the public.We told you about the ...

Dayton locates source of largest water outage in the city’s history  WXIX

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - A leak was discovered in pipes under the Great Miami River that resulted in more than 100 million gallons of water being wasted.

‘So freaking scary’: Police warn of fake utility workers entering homes  WXIX

HAMILTON, Ohio (FOX19) - Police are warning residents in Butler County fake utility workers have been circulating through neighborhoods, and in some cases, ...

Cuyahoga County considers regulations to bring e-scooters to Cleveland streets  Cleveland 19 News

In summer 2018, electric scooters appeared on the streets of Cleveland. The company Bird dropped off a couple dozen of the e-scooters, which riders can pick ...

Another delay of trial for motorist described as ‘menace to society’ who nearly killed retired Cincinnati fire  WXIX

CINCINNATI, Ohio (FOX19) - Another delay was granted in court Wednesday for the driver described by authorities as a 'menace to society' who caused a crash ...

19 First Alert Weather Day: Flash flood warning issued for several Northeast Ohio counties  Cleveland 19 News

A severe thunderstorm watch is in effect for almost everyone in Northeast Ohio until 9 p.m..

MillerCoors to donate 50,000 cans of water to Miami Valley Ohio tornado victims  WXIX

DAYTON, Ohio (FOX19) - This week, MillerCoors is donating 50,000 cans of water to residents and first responders impacted by tornadoes and heavy storms in ...

Family worried Middletown woman may have been abducted by estranged husband  WXIX

MIDDLETOWN, Ohio (FOX19) - A Tri-State woman is worried her sister may have been abducted by her estranged husband. The family says he has been on the ...

Colerain father pleads guilty to causing death of 1-year-old daughter  WXIX

COLERAIN TOWNSHIP, Ohio (FOX19) - A Colerain Township father pleaded guilty to causing the death of his 1-year-old daughter Friday. Anthony Worthington ...

Family of girl who drowned describes 4-year-old as ‘light of their lives’  WXIX

DELHI TOWNSHIP, Ohio (FOX19) - The family of a little girl who drowned in a swimming pool in Delhi Township is honoring her by sharing memories and ...

Man pays for 33 Iowa students to go to college  WTVM

Dale Schroeder worked 67 years as a carpenter for the same company and saved $3 million.

2nd man dies from Sayler Park crash last month  WXIX

Kevin Fritsch, 61, died Thursday at University of Cincinnati Medical Center.

Middle school student seriously injured after being struck by car in Hebron  WXIX

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - A 14-year-old middle school student was seriously injured after being struck by a vehicle in Hebron Thursday afternoon. Police said ...

Ohio fire officials warn of gasoline-contaminated batch of kerosene (sometimes used in heaters)  WXIX

Fire officials are investigating exactly how the kerosene became contaminated with gasoline and are in contact with the appropriate state agencies to mitigate ...

Goose rescued after being stuck in car grille  KCBD

Two Papa John's employees faced an unusual situation in Burlington, Vermont, Saturday: a Canada goose stuck in their delivery driver's car grille.

Strongsville City Schools launch fraud hotline after $70,000 theft from former employee  Cleveland 19 News

A state audit released Wednesday reveals a former Strongsville City Schools employee was ordered to repay thousands of dollars to the district.

Endangered missing adult alert canceled  WXIX

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - Cincinnati police issued an endangered missing adult alert Tuesday for a 69-year-old woman. EDITOR'S NOTE: This alert has been ...

Controversial ‘Stand Your Ground’ bill approved by Ohio House  Cleveland 19 News

The Ohio House of Representatives voted favorably to advance House Bill 228, also known as the “Stand Your Ground” law, to the state Senate.

State Auditor to scrutinize ODOT at lawmakers’ request  WXIX

Starting July 1, anyone who pumps gas in Ohio will fork over 38.5 cents total tax per gallon of gas and 47 cents total tax a gallon on diesel fuel.

Snow emergency declared, schools, businesses close as wind chills could dip near -40  WXIX

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - Bundle up, Tri-State. The bitterly cold Arctic air continues to push it's way through the midwest Wednesday morning with some areas ...

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