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  • Dick Goddard APL Telethon: How you can help animals today

      CLEVELAND, Ohio–  Today is a very special day as we join our own Dick Goddard for his second telethon to benefit the Cleveland APL. We will be taking your pledge by phone or online until 7:30 p.m. The final total was $142,254. You can also click on this link and make a pledge online. Last year we raised a little over $128,000. We hope to beat that number this year. The Cleveland APL is extending their adoption hours from 8am until 8pm and […]

  • Open House! St. Jude Dream Home soon open for tours

    AVON, Ohio–  It’s almost open house time for the 2016 Fox 8 St. Jude Dream Home Campaign. The house valued at over $500,000 and built by Cleveland Custom Homes is located in the Red Tail Development of Avon, Ohio. Tickets for the dream home, the car from Nick Abraham Auto Mall and the $10,000 hot tub from Litehouse Pools and Spas are all sold out. However, anyone that tours the dream home has a chance to register to win $10,000 in […]

  • St. Jude ceremonial floor signing

    AVON, Ohio- The FOX 8 St.Jude Dream Home is made possible thanks to so many people who give of their time, talent and treasure to make it all come together. April 13th, marked the ceremonial floor signing where many of those involved with the campaign come to sign the floor, leaving well wishes and good vibes. This year the builder for the dream home is Cleveland Custom Homes and it will be located in the Red Tail Golf Community of […]

  • St. Jude prize revealed; countdown to the ticket sell-a-thon

    AVON-The FOX 8 St Jude Dream Home ticket sell-a-thon is coming up next week. One of the big prizes you can win other than the dream home is a hot tub from Litehouse Pools and Spas. It’s valued at 10-thousand dollars. Chris Curcio President of Litehouse Pools and Spas has been a sponsor of the campaign for the last three years and says, “After having the opportunity to visit St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, the campaign has even more meaning […]

  • Ticket sell-a-thon for the next Fox 8 St. Jude Dream Home is approaching

    CLEVELAND – It’s the hottest ticket in town. The 2016 Fox 8 St. Jude Dream Home raffle tickets will go on sale at 6 a.m. on February 18. By purchasing a ticket you will be helping the care, treatment and research for children with cancer. Last year we sold 18,000 tickets in 90 minutes, raising 1.8 million dollars for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Tickets are $100 a piece and our goal this year is 18,888 tickets. If we sell […]

  • All about the animals: Dick Goddard’s APL Telethon is today

    CLEVELAND– We are so excited to help the Cleveland Animal Protective League with Dick Goddard’s first APL Telethon.  Today, Thursday, September 17,  from 6 a.m. until 7:30 p.m.,  we will have live segments throughout our newscasts from the Cleveland APL on Willey Avenue in Cleveland. We will be taking pledges by phone and online to help the Cleveland APL continue their mission of saving animals’ lives and finding good homes for those in need. Beginning at 6 a.m., here are the […]

  • Fox 8 prepares for 9th annual ‘Stuff the Bus’

    CLEVELAND -The middle of summer marks the time we start to get ready to Stuff The Bus.  We are very excited to kick off the 9th annual FOX 8 Stuff The Bus on Thursday, July 30 between 6:30 a.m. and 7 p.m. right here in our front yard. We are located at 5800 Dick Goddard Way in Cleveland. Thanks to your generosity, last year we filled 12 ½ school buses. That was a record year for us and a tremendous help to thousands of […]

  • St. Jude Dream Home giveaway is Thursday morning!

    AVON, Ohio– It’s almost time! We are drawing for the 2015 FOX 8 St. Jude Dream Home Thursday morning. For three years in a row, Buckingham Homes has built a stunning home valued at $500,000.  And for three years in a row the generous donors at Red Tail Golf Community donated the property. The dream home is not the only ticket we will be pulling Thursday morning.  Many prizes are at-stake.  We will begin the festivities shortly after 5 a.m. […]

  • Two days away from the St. Jude Dream Home giveaway

    AVON- The excitement is building at FOX 8 as we are getting ready to pull the winner for the 2015 FOX 8 St. Jude Dream Home this Thursday. For three years in a row Buckingham Homes has built a stunning home valued at $500,000.  And for three years in a row the generous donors at Red Tail Golf Community donated the property. The dream home is not the only ticket we will be pulling on Thursday morning.  Many prizes are […]

  • Goddard’s Law: Fight against animal cruelty takes another big step

    COLUMBUS, Ohio– A great day Tuesday in the push for House Bill 60 better known as Goddard’s Law.  The State Agricultural Committee of the House of Representatives passed Goddard’s Law.  The next step is a full vote before the entire House of Representatives. Joint sponsors Representative Bill Patmon (D) and Representative Dave Hall (R) along with the support of PAWS (Public Animal Welfare Society) and Mr. Dick Goddard have been working hard to get this bill to become law. If […]

  • St. Jude Dream Home open house dates

    AVON, Ohio– Thanks to our wonderful viewers, tickets to the FOX 8 St. Jude Dream home are all sold out.  We sold 18,000 tickets in 90 minutes and raised $1.8 million for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Whether you have a ticket or not, you have another chance to win a great prize and the entry is free.  All you have to do is tour the home during an open house and register to win $10,000 in La-Z-Boy furniture.  The […]

  • Record-breaking sell-out! Thank you for helping the children of St. Jude with our dream home giveaway

    FOX 8 viewers are amazing. Once again you answered the call to help St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital and you did it in record time. All 18,000 tickets have been sold for our dream home campaign raising $1.8 million for the cause. Because of you, vital research and care can continue to help children suffering from different forms of cancer. **If you have a question, you can call St. Jude at 1-800-822-6344** No family pays for anything at St. Jude […]