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51 min ago | WKYC-TV Cleveland
No one can deny that Cleveland is on a roll. Even for one neighborhood that was considered ground zero for the mortgage crisis.
4 hrs ago | The BIG One
Cleveland and Lakewood Police, the Cuyahoga County Sheriff's Department, and the Cuyahoga County Prosecutor's Office are looking for a suspect who may be responsible for a pair rapes, one on Aug. 30 on Warren Road, north of Madison, the other Sept. 2 on W. 104 just south of Lake Road.
7 hrs ago | Cleveland.com
Oscar Villarreal, the 27-year-old Mexican wunderkind suspected of swindling dozens of Northeast Ohio investors out of more than $9 million, was indicted by a federal grand jury today on 19 charges of fraud and money laundering. From 2009 to 2013, Villarreal's criminal investment scheme hooked nearly 50 investors who bought shares in three investment offerings peddled by the former Gates Mills resident, according to the indictment.
8 hrs ago | NewsNet5
A $3,000 reward is being offered for help solving a stranger rape that happened in Cleveland's Edgewater neighborhood. Police said the suspect, described as a black male, 5'6" or 5'7", knocked a 46-year-old woman to the ground as she was jogging on W. 104th near Lake Avenue in Cleveland at around 5:25 a.m. Sept.
10 hrs ago | The Plain Dealer
Cedar Point announced today plans to partner with the LeBron James Family Foundation on a deal that goes "far beyond renaming a coaster," according to the park. A charter school bus driver died today while trying to save a 10-year-old student from a rolling school bus in Akron.
11 hrs ago | Cleveland.com
A woman whose children awoke to her being fatally attacked on their back porch early Tuesday was granted a restraining order against an abuser who she said threatened her life with a gun and machete. Aura Morales, 53, asked the Cuyahoga County Domestic Relations Court in July for a civil protection order against a 45-year-old man after a series of violent attacks.
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On September 15, 1964 , the Beatles played their first show in Cleveland, by all accounts a scorcher, at Public Hall. The Bill Black Combo, The Exciters, Clarence 'Frogman' Henry, and Jackie DeShannon opened.
About seven Shaker Heights homes were flooded after a Cleveland waterline break on the border between Cleveland and Shaker Heights. The problem was, most of the residents had no idea the flooding had even happened.
As they overcome shock and grief, resettlement specialists say, refugees often display inspiring measures of resiliency and determination. Then, shops open.
Fugitive wanted in shots fired that injured girl Officials are seeking to capture a suspected wanted on felonious assault and attempted murder with a firearm. Check out this story on WKYC.com: http://on.wkyc.com/1s3O0yl CLEVELAND -- Officials are seeking to capture a suspect wanted on charges of felonious assault and attempted murder with a firearm.
As three young children looked on, a Cleveland man walked into the path of a semi-truck, and after being struck but not killed, doused himself with gasoline and set fire to himself, the Ohio Highway Patrol reports. A bystander extinguished the flames and the 28-year-old man was flown to MetroHealth Medical Center, according to the Highway Patrol, which is investigating the incident as an attempted suicide.
Judge Nancy Margaret Russo said the case against Alberto Medina, the 32-year-old man accused of fatally shooting his 28-year-old ex-girlfriend Malorie Ferrell Sept. 8, "exposes so many faults" in the interaction between Cuyahoga County judges and the probation department.
A 24-year-old pregnant woman who was shot in the face while shopping at a Cleveland convenience store last week is listed in fair condition at MetroHealth Medical Center, a hospital official said Monday. A stray bullet pierced the woman, who is nine months pregnant, when gunfire erupted about 9 p.m. Thursday outside Garden Valley Food Mart on the 3100 block of East 79th Street.
An Akron North High School student was shot as he stepped off a bus Monday. Ohio Auditor Dave Yost, left, shares a friendly moment with Democratic challenger John Patrick Carney at this summer's Fraternal Order of Police Ohio convention.
In typical White fashion, the show has come with little fanfare . There were no interviews leading up to the show, or a glitzy commercial trying to convince you to buy tickets .
The Cleveland Botanical Garden is one of the top attractions in the city and this weekend Clevelanders can enjoy not only 10 acres of outdoor gardens dressed in their autumn splendor but they can also enjoy the 5th annual RIPE! Food and Garden Festival featuring amazing cuisine, fun, family-friendly activities, music and gardening ideas on Saturday, September 20 and Sunday, September 21. RIPE! Fest Set amidst 20 outdoor gardens, the RIPE! Fest will feature food presented by local chefs and farmers in addition to gardening workshops, Edible Gardening Tips and culinary workshops. The RIPE! Fest will also present cooking demonstrations, Chef Q & A's, chef and farm pairings and food, beer and wine tastings featuring a new wine garden.
Cleveland police say a section of Bellaire Road on the city's West Side is closed after a driver crashed into a utility pole. Police spokesman Sgt.
Updated: Tue Sep 16, 2014 08:47 pm
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