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  • April looks ‘large,’ according to keepers

    HARPURSVILLE, New York — The waiting game continues as the world’s most famous mother-to-be, April, keeps us guessing: When will she give birth to her fourth calf? The giraffe mommy’s story has been followed by millions for weeks now. Keepers at Animal Adventure Park have provided updates on her condition as her fans have been glued to a live stream provided by the park. **You can watch April in real-time, HERE. On Sunday, her handlers said that April appeared “large.” They […]

  • Seen on TV: 3/26/17

    Here are the Seen on TV links for Sunday, March 26, 2017 Click here for more on Schumacher Homes Click here for more on Lauren Lanzaretta Click here for the April the pregnant giraffe LIVE feed Click here to join Northeast Ohio Rocks Facebook group Click here for the disposable diaper petition Click here for the ‘Dude Dad Vlog’ Click here for the “Save our Parks: Land & Water Conservation Fund” link Click here for more on National Poultry Day […]

  • Honoring Diablo: Memorial service for Mantua police K-9 today

    MANTUA, Ohio — With the whole community behind him, Mantua police K-9, Diablo, will be laid to rest on Sunday following his death from cancer a week ago. A memorial service at 3 p.m. will be held at Crestwood High School inside the gym. Doors open to the public at 2:30 p.m. The Mantua Police Department asks that attendees arrive no later than 3:05 p.m. so that they can begin on time. Handicapped parking will be available along the north […]

  • I-X Center ‘taking necessary steps’ to provide safety after flash mob, fight

    **Video courtesy: Fox 8 viewer Tanya Legg** CLEVELAND — A flash mob and fight at the I-X Center Saturday night ended with three adults and two juveniles arrested for weapons violations and rioting. Police from all over Cleveland were called to respond to the incident, including units from other cities, SWAT and fire squads. The mobs were centered in the Indoor Amusement Park area of the I-X Center. Early indications from police were that there were not any injuries. The […]

  • Humvee stolen from National Guard Armory has been found: OSHP

    STOW, Ohio — The Ohio State Highway Patrol on Saturday said that a military Humvee, which had been stolen from the Ohio National Guard Armory, had been recovered. Troopers responded on Wednesday afternoon to the armory on Allen Road after suspects cut through a chain link fence to get to a secured area where the Humvee was stored. The vehicle was locked, but the suspects were able to disable the locking mechanism and steal the vehicle, a news release stated. The […]

  • Sheriff: Woman accidentally shoots, kills herself after target practice

    NIMISHILLEN TOWNSHIP, Ohio — The Stark County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the shooting death of a woman in Nimishillen Township. It happened Friday evening, just after 10 p.m. Officials say they were called to a home in the 6500 block of Columbus Road NE for a report of a shooting. There, they found 48-year-old Robin Lilly, who had a single gunshot wound. She was taken to Mercy Medical Center, where she died a short time later. Investigators say it appears […]

  • Seen on TV: 3/25/17

    Here are the Seen on TV links for Saturday, March 25, 2017 Click here for more on Schumacher Homes Click here for more on Lauren Lanzaretta Click here for the April the pregnant giraffe LIVE feed Click here to join Northeast Ohio Rocks Facebook group Click here for the disposable diaper petition Click here for the ‘Dude Dad Vlog’ Click here for the “Save our Parks: Land & Water Conservation Fund” link Click here for more on National Poultry Day […]

  • Keepers say April’s baby has ‘settled down’

    HARPURSVILLE, New York — It’s been weeks since the world started watching the most talked about giraffe on the planet: April. She’s been keeping us all on the edge of our seats, waiting for her fourth calf to make an appearance. “Keepers on Saturday said things have calmed down a bit since last night. Here’s their latest update: This morning’s keeper report is baby has settled down compared to yesterday’s continued judo chop marathon. Appetite is consistent, and observed changes […]

  • Winter Blast in March: Submit your snow pictures!

    CLEVELAND — Come on … we all knew this extremely mild winter in Cleveland was too good to be true, right? A winter storm is hitting Northeast Ohio, and the majority of the FOX 8 viewing area is waking up to several inches of snow on the ground this morning. **Get the complete FOX 8 Weather forecast, here** We want to see your March snow pictures! Submit them, below! Mobile users can send photos to tips@fox8.com. Also, tell us what […]

  • Welcome back, Dave Chappelle

    Its been more than a decade since Dave Chappelle abandoned his hit TV series and walked away from a $50 million deal. Chappelle’s fans have been waiting for his return to television ever since. The comic is now back with not one, but two stand up specials releasing on Netflix Tuesday — part of a three-show deal Chappelle inked with the streaming giant last fall. In honor of his return, here are a few facts about the comedian you may […]

  • Child porn suspect found dead in jail hours after arrest

    ELYRIA, Ohio — The Elyria Police Department is investigating the death of a child pornography suspect, who was found dead in his jail cell just hours after being arrested. Elyria police say they executed a search warrant just before 9:30 a.m. Monday at a home in the 500 block of Purdue Avenue. There, detectives found several hundred videos and images of children and toddlers engaged in sexual activity with adults. A 47-year-old man was taken into custody and then to […]

  • Chickens and goats take over FOX 8 for Agriculture Week, National Poultry Day

    CLEVELAND – It’s National Poultry Day! That called for a celebration today with the whole range of feathered friends that provide meat and eggs for us. Resident farmer and animal expert Dr. Frank Krupka stopped by our studio this morning to provide some more fowl facts! Meanwhile, National Agriculture Week is wrapping up today, but there was still time this morning to promote the people behind the food we eat every day. The FCA Kids Farm stopped by FOX 8 […]