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  • Seen on TV: 4/23/18

    Here are the web links for Monday, April 23, 2018: Click here to sign up for FOX 8 golf outing Click here for more on Celebrate FOX 8 Day Click herefor more information on the fundraising efforts for the Lake Erie shipwreck excavation Click here for Cleveland Browns 2018 schedule Click here for shoe design competition information Click here for the GoFundMe page for Tommy Smithberger Click here for a link to the Heinen’s recipes featured during Kickin’ It With Kenny Click here for Crispy […]

  • Seen on TV: 4/22/18

    Here are the web links for Sunday, April 22, 2018: Click here for more information on the Take Control Driving program Click here for more information on the Catch Meaning Foundation Click here for more information on Aaron Cooksey’s “Drop Your Pride” program Click here for a the IIHS list of safest cars for teens Click here for a link to the teen driving section on the IIHS website Click here for a link to the AAA’s teen driving resource website Click here for more on St. Vincent […]

  • Massillon police say man arrested for 7th OVI

    MASSILLON, Ohio — Massillon police say they arrested a man for what could be his 7th OVI. In a post on the department’s Facebook page, police say on Saturday at 3:18 p.m., an officer tried to conduct a traffic stop on Young St. SE after a vehicle didn’t stop at a stop sign at Fay St. SE and Walnut Rd. SE; instead, the vehicle continued into a driveway and the driver got out of the car and tried to go […]

  • Boyfriend accused of killing Cleveland mother of 7 arrested

    CLEVELAND, Ohio — The Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force on Friday arrested the man accused of murdering his girlfriend. Lowell Harris, 62, was taken into custody in Columbia Station. Authorities say Harris is accused of shooting and killing Holly Watkins, 57, at her home on Emery Avenue in Cleveland on Tuesday. Once Harris was arrested, authorities said the task force found personal items of Watkins in his coat pocket. “Due to the persistence and determination of our task force, […]

  • I-480 WB reopened following aluminum chloride spill

    ​ CLEVELAND — I-480 WB has reopened following an aluminum chloride spill. The spill from a truck near Ridge Road involved a 25% aluminum chloride solution, Cleveland fire said. The area was shut down beginning at around 6 p.m. I-480 HAZMAT SPILL UPDATE: the left two lanes of I-480 West and the Ridge Road Exit are OPEN. ODOT has right lanes blocked. Cleanup underway pic.twitter.com/VUWbNLlZvn — ClevelandFire (@ClevelandFire) April 20, 2018 I-480 HAZMAT UPDATE: CLE 🔥 HAZMAT Crews in protective […]

  • National Siblings Day: Celebrate your brothers and sisters!

    Tuesday April 10 is  National Siblings Day! It’s a day to celebrate your brothers and sisters! Share your photos by clicking the ‘submit photo’ link below; you can also send them to tips@fox8.com (no professional photos, please).

  • VIDEO: Maple Heights police arrest man accused of groping girls on their way to school

    MAPLE HEIGHTS, Ohio — Maple Heights police have arrested a man who they say made advances toward girls and groped them on their way to school. Police say the first incident happened on Monday, April 9 at 6:41 a.m. in Stafford Park on Mayville Avenue. The suspect, identified as James Pyles, 33, of Maple Heights, is accused of approaching the 13-year-old girl while she was walking to school through the parking lot. Police say Pyles grabbed her, and touched her inappropriately […]

  • Several homes damaged in Canton fire

    CANTON, Ohio — Several homes caught fire on Harriet Ave NW and 8th St. NW in  Canton on Thursday. Fire officials say the garage between two houses appears to have caught fire; then, due to the wind, the fire spread to three homes. The homes are heavily damaged; one of them may have to be torn down. Thankfully, no one was injured, but several families were displaced. There is no word yet on a cause.  When asked about a possible […]

  • Cleveland police investigating shooting death of 17-year-old boy

    CLEVELAND- Cleveland police are investigating the shooting death of a 17-year-old boy, and searching for suspects. Police say at around 5:20 p.m. Thursday, officers responded to Jelliffe St. and Mount Hermon Ave. in Arbor Park for a male shot. Officers found the victim inside 2571 Jelliffe. He was taken to MetroHealth Medical Center where he was pronounced dead. At the scene, police learned that the teen was outside of that address when a large amount of gunfire erupted and he […]

  • Seen on TV: 4/12/18

    Here are the web links for Thursday, April 12, 2018: Click here for the GoFundMe page for Tommy Smithberger Click here for info on Hamilton tickets Click here for more on the trolley drivers dressed as rock stars Click here for more on the Bumpus House Click here for more information on the Cleveland Metroparks’ Explore You Park campaign Click here to report a pothole Click here to help the Euclid woman who was assaulted and beaten in her home Click here for artist Igor Lipchanskiy’s Instagram […]

  • Prayers from Maria announces this will be last year for sunflower field at Avon location

    AVON, Ohio — Prayers from Maria announced on its Instagram page that this year will be its last at its current location in Avon, Ohio. Here is the foundation’s post: “We knew we probably wouldn’t have forever for our sunflower field at this location. Building in the area is creeping in and seeing the trucks roll into the field is a little painful. The field will continue to be there again this year but it will be our last year […]

  • Wadsworth police looking for missing 98-year-old woman

    WADSWORTH, Ohio– Wadsworth police are looking for a missing 98-year-old woman. They say at around 9 a.m. Monday, they were notified that Margaret M. Douglas was missing from her home. Police say Margaret is a Wadsworth resident and does not own a vehicle. She was reported missing by an out-of-town relative who learned that Margaret’s friends had not been in contact with her since April 3. An investigation has so far determined that the woman was last seen at her […]