• Follow me on:


Recent Articles
  • Fox 8 Recipe Box: Stacey’s Southwest Tortilla Soup

    For the next few months, we'll be sharing favorite recipes from Fox 8 News in the Morning personalities and their families. Our first recipe comes from Stacey Frey. She shared her recipe for tortilla soup with the staff and it became a hit. Many staffers make it for their families on a regular basis. Now, Stacey is sharing the recipe with you!

  • Fox 8 Recipe Box: Celebrating National Cheesecake Day

    What’s better than cheesecake? How about half-price cheesecake? The Cheesecake Factory is offering dine-in customers half-price cheesecake. The deal is good for today, National Cheesecake Day, and tomorrow. When The Cheesecake Factory stopped by the studio on Wednesday, Fox 8 anchor Wayne Dawson got a lesson in making cheesecake lollipops. Click on the above video to learn how to do it yourself.

  • Back to school goes back to the 90s

    When you take your children shopping for back to school, you might think you’ve gone back in time. Styles that were popular in the 1990s — like grunge, overalls, jean jackets and harem pants — are making a comeback. Andy Selesnik, marketing manager with the Southpark Mall in Strongsville, brought some examples of the 90s influence on today’s styles. For more information on Southpark Mall, click here.

  • Lago leading the way in Flats resurgance

    It's one of Cleveland's hottest new restaurants. Our Kenny Crumpton made another stop at Lago.

  • (Photo Credit: YouTube video still)

    Sobbing sister: ‘I don’t want him to grow up’

    It’s the kind of moment you hope you’re able to record as it’s happening. A 5-year-old girl named Sadie got very emotional while sitting with her baby brother, and her cute exchange was caught on video. “I don’t want him to grow up,” the little girl said after giving her baby brother a kiss on the head. “He’s so cute,” she said in between loud sobs. “And I don’t wanna die when I’m a hundred.” But her concerns quickly returned […]

  • Inlet Dance Theatre prepares for free performances

    It’s your chance to see one of the region’s most exciting professional contemporary dance companies for free. The Inlet Dance Theatre will put on two free shows at the Cain Park Evans Amphitheater. The shows will feature students from their Summer Dance Intensive alongside company members. For more information, click here.

  • shawband

    Marching orders: We’re looking for high school bands to perform on Fox 8

    The high school football season is just a few weeks away. We’re looking for local high school marching bands to help us kick off Friday Night Touchdown each Friday morning on Fox 8 News in the Morning. Every week during high school football season, we feature a different band performing live outside the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame & Museum. Fox 8’s Kenny Crumpton is there with the bands. We’d like to feature some bands that have never performed on […]

  • stuffthebus

    Stuff the Bus: One week countdown

    CLEVELAND — Just one week left until FOX 8 Stuffs the Bus. Kathy Hirko, co-founder of Cleveland Kids in Need Resorce Center, stopped by the Fox 8 studios on Thursday morning to talk about the big event. This is the 8th year for Stuff the Bus and we hope it is the best year yet. Last year, your generosity helped us fill nine school buses with supplies for needy students in Cleveland and East Cleveland. This year, the program will […]

  • Local chefs prepare gourmet food at Cleveland Botanical Garden

    It’s one of the prettiest places in Northeast Ohio. So what could be better than dining in the gardens of the Cleveland Botanical Garden? Local chefs will be cooking in the Garden’s Geis Terrace through the end of August. For more information, click here.

  • (Photo Credit: YouTube video still)

    Heartwarming reunion: Dog nearly passes out from overwhelming joy

    It’s a greeting like only a dog can do. YouTube user Rebecca Ehalt posted video of her emotional reunion with the family dog and it’s going viral. The two hadn’t seen each other in two years. As Ehalt noted in the video’s description, that’s like 14 years to a dog. The video begins with the dog squealing in delight and then the dog nearly passes out from all of the excitement. Click play on the video to see it for […]

  • Cupcake crusade: Local baker chosen by ‘The Chosen One’

    The past few days have been a whirlwind for Lakisha and Jason Williams. They are the owners of Baker Blvd. Decadent Cupcakes in Fairlawn. Their cupcakes were thrust into the national spotlight after the LeBron James Family Foundation chose the bakery to make and deliver cupcakes for 65 of James' neighbors.

  • Ordering a pizza could put you behind the wheel of a new car

    It’s a contest that could put you behind the wheel of a brand new car. Antonio’s Pizza stopped by the Fox 8 studios Thursday morning to talk about their “Eat Italian. Drive Italian.” contest. All you have to do is order one of the two new Italian pizzas and you can enter to win a brand new Abarth Fiat 500! Stefani, Wayne and Kristi got to check out the car and sample the delicious pizza. For more information on the contest […]