• Follow me on:


Recent Articles
  • Christina Leonard and Travis Brantley (Photo Credit: Richland County Sheriff's Office)

    Police: Arrest made after woman knocks on man’s door for ‘help’, then robs him

    RICHLAND CO., Ohio — Authorities in Richland County have solved two home invasions that happened just north of Mansfield. Christina Marie Leonard faces a charge of robbery, and Travis Jason Brantley faces a charge of burglary in the cases. Police say in the first incident on June 4, Leonard reportedly knocked on the door of a home on Herring Avenue at just after midnight. She told the male resident that her boyfriend was beating her up. When she was allowed […]

  • Kasich pulls funding from PARCC Common Core tests in new budget

    There’s been a lot of debate over the state’s controversial Common Core tests. Now, Ohio has become the latest state to pull out of the PARCC testing consortium. Tuesday night, Gov. John Kasich signed the state’s two-year budget bill. As part of that bill, he banned the state of Ohio from spending any further funding on PARCC tests in elementary and secondary school classrooms, PARCC officials confirm. The portion of the budget bill that addresses the PARCC funding states that […]

  • seenontv

    Seen on TV: 7/1/15

    Here are the Seen on TV links for Wednesday, July 1, 2015: Click here for information on Cleveland road resurfacing Click here for the Cost of Freedom exhibit Click here for a list of July 4 fireworks displays in NE Ohio Click here for the damaged property tax deduction form Click here for the City of Cleveland’s road repair map Click here for information on 2015 St. Jude Dream Home Click here for bottled water recall information Click here to […]

  • Kenny visits ‘Graffiti: A Social Kitchen’

    CLEVELAND, Ohio — It’s a new restaurant in one of the fastest growing districts in Cleveland’s Battery Park. It’s called Graffiti: A Social Kitchen. Wednesday, Kenny Crumpton visited the new spot, talked with the chef and got a look at some of his great dishes. Watch the video players for more.

  • Miktarian memorial

    New memorial dedicated in memory of fallen Twinsburg officer

    TWINSBURG, Ohio — A memorial was dedicated Wednesday in memory of Twinsburg Officer Josh Miktarian, who was shot to death during a traffic stop. Miktarian was 33 when he died and left behind a wife, Holly, and their daughter. The memorial dedication took place in front of Twinsburg City Hall. A new memorial stone was placed there; it’s a 1,500-pound granite boulder with a bronze plaque and a color photo of Miktarian. Miktarian died in 2008, after pulling over Ashford […]

  • (File photo)

    Man found stabbed on Cleveland’s west side, 1 arrested

    CLEVELAND, Ohio — A man was found stabbed in the 2400 block of West 6th Street overnight, officials said. It happened at just before 5 a.m. Wednesday. A 911 caller reported being stabbed in the arm and stomach. He was taken to the hospital in serious condition. It’s not clear what led to the stabbing. Police say a woman was arrested in the case. Stick with Fox 8 and Fox8.com for more.

  • seenontv

    Seen on TV: 6/30/15

    Here are the Seen on TV links for Tuesday, June 30, 2015: Click here for information on Cleveland road resurfacing Click here for the Cost of Freedom exhibit Click here for a list of July 4 fireworks displays in NE Ohio Click here for the damaged property tax deduction form Click here for the City of Cleveland’s road repair map Click here for information on 2015 St. Jude Dream Home Click here for bottled water recall information Click here to […]

  • Kenny visits National Youth Sports Camp

    CLEVELAND, Ohio — It’s time to get our kids active. There’s a great local program that does just that. And Tuesday, Kenny Crumpton headed to the National Youth Sports Camp at Case Western Reserve University. Watch the video players for more.

  • ‘Cost of Freedom': Traveling exhibit honoring veterans making its way to Twinsburg

    TWINSBURG, Ohio — It’s been a project two years in the making. And the big day is almost here. A traveling tribute to our American veterans rolls into Twinsburg this week. It’s called the Cost of Freedom, and the main exhibit features an 80 percent replica of the Vietnam Memorial Wall. Commander Joe Jasany, who has worked hard to bring the exhibits to our area, talked to Fox 8 News in the Morning Tuesday. Watch the video player for more.

  • Kenny learns how to ‘mud run train’ at Euphoria Fitness

    CLEVELAND, Ohio — Most of us have heard of the Warrior Dash and the Tough Mudder. Well, how do you train for these events? Kenny Crumpton went to Euphoria Fitness in Cleveland Monday to find out. There’s a crazy obstacle course laid out over 40 acres. It’s fun, and the goal is to get you ready for those events. Watch the video players for more.

  • seenontv

    Seen on TV: 6/29/15

    Here are the Seen on TV links for Monday, June 29, 2015: Click here for information on Cleveland road resurfacing Click here for a list of July 4 fireworks displays in NE Ohio Click here for Ashley Britt’s Go Fund Me page Click here for the hottest names of 2015 Click here for the damaged property tax deduction form Click here for the City of Cleveland’s road repair map Click here for information on 2015 St. Jude Dream Home Click […]

  • Photo Credit: MGN Online

    Power restored to thousands in Lake County

    MENTOR, Ohio — More than 40,000 FirstEnergy customers in Lake County were without electricity on Monday. According to the FirstEnergy power outage map,most of the outages were in Mentor, Painesville Township, Concord Township and Willoughby. **For a power outage map, click here** FirstEnergy officials said the outage was caused by an issue with a transmission line. Power was restored at about 2 p.m.