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  • ‘Kids Art Gallery!’: Share your photos (gallery 2)

    We’re turning your TV into an art gallery! We want to show off your child’s masterpiece, so Fox 8 has launched the Fox 8 Kids Art Gallery. You can send us a photo of your child’s creation; he or she can be of any age. Then, we’ll feature their artwork on Fox 8 News at 9 a.m. To share your photo, click the ‘submit’ button below. Or if you’re on mobile, just email the art to tips@fox8.com. Don’t forget to include […]

  • 5-year-old killed in two-vehicle crash in Lorain

    LORAIN, Ohio — The Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating a crash that claimed the life of a 5-year-old boy. At around 1:46 p.m. Friday, a 2000 Ford Taurus and a 2006 Freightliner CST120 were westbound on West Erie Avenue in Lorain. The highway patrol says the Ford slowed and stopped for the traffic light at Kolbe Road and was struck from behind by the Freightliner. The driver of the Ford suffered minor injuries. A 5-year-old boy in the car, identified […]

  • ‘It CAN work!’: Viral photo shows co-parenting at its best

    COLUMBUS, Ga. — A woman in Columbus, Georgia, says co-parenting can work and her family is proof of that. Emilee Plaayer is stepmom to 4-year-old Maelyn. Emilee posted a photo on Facebook showing her along with the little girl’s parents and stepdad. They are at Maelyn’s soccer game, and have shirts that read: stepmom, daddy, mommy, and stepdad. The photo, which has gone viral with more than 86,000 shares, has a lot of people talking about co-parenting. Emilee wrote in the Facebook […]

  • Rascal Flatts to perform summer concert at Canal Park in Akron

    AKRON, Ohio — Award-winning country band Rascal Flatts will be performing a concert at Canal Park in Akron — it’s the first full-scale concert in the park’s 20-year history. On August 5, the band will headline the 6th annual Rockin’ FORE the Kids! It’s part of the group’s Rhythm & Roots 2017 Tour.  The concert benefits the Akron Children’s Hospital Foundation. Tickets for the concert will go on sale May 5 at 10 a.m. at the Canal Park Box Office, Online (akronrubberducks.com), or […]

  • Authorities in Stark County looking for estranged husband after woman’s shooting death

    OSNABURG TOWNSHIP, Ohio — The Stark County Sheriff’s Office is searching for a person of interest following a deadly shooting in Osnaburg Township. On Friday at 12:38 p.m., deputies were called to Hill Church Avenue in response to a shooting. When deputies arrived, they found the body of 32-year-old Amber White. Authorities now say an arrest warrant has been obtained for the woman’s estranged husband, 39-year-old Dustin Ray White. They say White is 6’2″, roughly 190 lbs. with brown hair and brown […]

  • Man charged in 17-year-old’s shooting death; Akron police say appears to be accidental

    AKRON, Ohio — An 18-year-old has been charged following the shooting death of a 17-year-old boy. Akron police say at around 1 p.m. today, officers responded to Fulmer Avenue for a shooting. When officers arrived, they found a teen with a gunshot wound to his chest; he was pronounced dead at the scene. Detectives charged Dylan Ray Hudson with reckless homicide and receiving stolen property. The Akron man was booked into the Summit County Jail. The gun was reported stolen […]

  • Double murder at Cleveland car dealership appears to be a targeted crime

    CLEVELAND– The Cleveland Division of Police said the double murder of a couple at their car dealership was a targeted crime; they were shot and killed during a robbery. Police believe they are looking for multiple people involved in the crime. Mike and Trina Kuznik were found dead inside Mr. Cars, Inc., of East 185th Street in Cleveland just after 10 p.m. on April 14. Their dog had also been killed. Police think the dog may have bitten the suspect; police […]

  • So long… for now! Plan to soon be announced on how to continue watching April and baby

    HARPURSVILLE, NY — After months of watching the world’s favorite giraffe, April, as she awaited the birth of her fourth calf, and almost a week after she gave birth, the day has come: Animal Adventure Park took down its Giraffe Cam… at least for now. The park gave an update on its Facebook page with the giraffes behind them, saying: “It’s time for the camera to go down. We are going to be down for a little bit of time. On […]

  • Keeping K9s safe: Richland County Sheriff’s Office K9 Molly gets body armor

    RICHLAND COUNTY, Ohio — Richland County Sheriff’s Office K9 Molly has received body armor, thanks to a charitable donation from non-profit organization Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. The charity, located in East Taunton, Massachusetts, has a mission to provide bullet and stab-protective vests and other assistance to dogs of law enforcement throughout the country. Molly’s vest is sponsored by the Richland County Prosecutor’s Office in Mansfield, and is embroidered with “This protection donated by Richland County prosecutor.” There are about […]

  • Want to work for Wahlburgers? Cleveland location looking to fill jobs

    CLEVELAND, Ohio — Want to work for Mark Wahlberg?  A Wahlburgers is coming soon to Cleveland and they are looking to fill jobs. There are 120 positions available including managers, experienced cooks, prep cooks, bartenders, servers, food runners, greeters, and assembly and utility workers. A job fair will be held Sunday, April 23 from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. at the restaurant: 2105 Ontario Street, Cleveland, OH, across from JACK Casino downtown. You’re encouraged to bring a valid form of ID and a […]

  • It’s been a wonderful journey! April Giraffe Cam coming down Friday

    HARPURSVILLE, New York– It has been such a wonderful journey awaiting the birth of April’s fourth calf, and then, of course, watching her give birth on Saturday. But, we now know when the April Giraffe Cam will be taken down. Animal Adventure Park posted Thursday on its Facebook page, the camera will go dark Friday (4/21) at 4:30 p.m. ET. The park said they will all be there to say goodbye. And, don’t worry if you’re wondering how you’ll still […]

  • Surveillance photos show suspects wanted in attempted bank robbery at PNC in Cleveland

    CLEVELAND, Ohio– Authorities are searching for four suspects following an attempted robbery at a PNC bank on Broadway Ave. It happened Friday at around 3:40 p.m. The Cleveland Division of the FBI said four males entered the bank armed with handguns. They ordered customers and employees to the ground. One suspect jumped on a bank counter while another suspect pulled an employee out of an office and brought that person to the lobby floor. A security guard was returning to the bank […]