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  • All American Pet Photo Day (gallery 2)

    They are part of our family, regardless if they have four legs,  feathers or live in an aquarium. To celebrate All American Pet Photo Day, we want to see photos of your pets. This gallery is closed. Thanks for your submissions! **Check out photo gallery #1**

  • Deck the halls! Share your holiday decoration photos

    Halloween is well behind us and Thanksgiving is right around the corner.. so you know what that means? It’s time to deck the halls! Some FOX 8 viewers are already sharing photos as they put up beautiful decorations in their homes. If you would like to share your holiday decor and be included in our photo gallery, you can send us a photo by clicking on the submit button, below. You can also email a photo to us — tips@fox8.com. […]

  • Deck the halls! Share your holiday photos

    Deck the halls! From the tree to all the trimmings and everything in between, share your holiday photos with us.. including those pics of your little one with Santa! This gallery is closed.

  • Police say suspect in Toys for Tots theft in Akron now in custody

    AKRON, Ohio — Akron police on Friday said a suspect wanted in a theft from Toys for Tots has turned himself in. Detectives signed a warrant for felony theft on Calvin T. Hunter, 46, of Akron. Police say on December 10, Hunter signed up as a volunteer for the Marine Toys for Tots program being held at the First Faith Development on Easter Avenue. Akron police say Hunter was seen taking over $1,000 worth of toys out the back door. He’s being booked […]

  • ‘Heartless work’: Police looking for man accused of taking down notes of hope from local bridge

    FAIRVIEW PARK, Ohio — The Fairview Park Police Department is looking for the person who it says removed inspirational notes from the Lorain Road Bridge on Thursday. According to a post on the police department’s Facebook page, someone removed over 250 of the signs, notes and messages that had been placed on the bridge to provide hope and to prevent suicides. **Watch a report on the inspirational notes in the video, above** On Friday, police said the department is trying […]

  • Police say woman tried to deposit $900 in ‘motion picture’ money at local bank

    PERKINS TOWNSHIP, Ohio — A woman has been charged after police say she tried to deposit hundreds of dollars in fake money. According to a Perkins Township police report, on Tuesday, December 11, a teller from Fifth Third Bank called police to report a woman was trying to deposit $900 of counterfeit bills. The woman, identified by police as Nora Calim, told police she found the cash lying in the grass next to a gas station over the weekend; she […]

  • Owners charged under Goddard’s Law after injured dog found abandoned in Willoughby

    WILLOUGHBY, Ohio — Willoughby police on Thursday announced charges in the case of an injured dog found abandoned in their city. On December 4, officers were dispatched to the area of St. Clair Extension, east of Erie Road for a dog running loose. Officers say they found a friendly, but afraid, pit bull mix running around loose in a wooded area. According to police, the dog looked as if she had been abandoned for days in the near-freezing temperatures.  A […]

  • $5M bond for suspect in murders of father, teenage daughter in East Cleveland

    EAST CLEVELAND, Ohio — The fourth suspect in the deaths of a father and daughter found in a burning car in East Cleveland was ordered to be held on a $5 million bond. The U.S. Marshals in northern Ohio arrested Demarcus Sheeley, 24, last Friday. Sheeley and three other men are all accused in the deaths of Paul Bradley, 39, and his daughter, Paris Bradley, 14. Police say the Bradleys were tortured and killed before they were found October 10 in a car that […]

  • I-71 SB near West Salem reopened after two semis collide; one person injured

    WEST SALEM, Ohio — A crash involving two semis led to the shutdown of an interstate in Wayne County Tuesday night. According to the Ohio State Highway Patrol, at around 7:42 p.m., two commercial vehicles collided on I-71 SB near West Salem. The highway patrol said all three lanes of southbound traffic were closed at mile marker 196. One person was seriously injured. At around midnight, ODOT tweeted out that all lanes were back open. **Video in this story is […]

  • Adam Sandler coming to Playhouse Square

    CLEVELAND — Adam Sandler is coming to Cleveland. According to a news release from Playhouse Square, Sandler has announced the 100% Fresher tour starting in February. “Sandler will continue the fun with comedy and songs from his successful Netflix special 100% Fresh with lots of additional material and a special surprise guest,” Playhouse Square said. The comedian will perform at the Connor Palace on February 7, 2019 at 8 p.m. Tickets go on sale December 14 at 10 a.m.; they […]

  • Five children killed in Youngstown house fire identified

    YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — The Mahoning County Coroner’s office on Monday identified  the five children who were killed in a house fire in Youngstown. The coroner’s office said the victims are Aleysha Rosario, 9; Charles Gunn, 3; Ly’Asia Gunn, 2; and one-year-old twins, Arianna and Brianna Negron. Aleysha was in the fourth grade at Wilson Elementary School. The district said counselors have been at the school all day and will remain there for as long as they are needed. “I wish […]

  • Video: Northeast Ohio man spots rare deer in yard

    MANSFIELD, Ohio — A Northeast Ohio man spotted something rare in his yard on Saturday. Craig Atkins told FOX 8 News he saw what appeared to be an albino deer outside his Mansfield home. Craig said this was the first and only time he’s spotted the unique animal. **You can watch the video, above, to see it for yourself**