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  • Fox 8 Jukebox: Blues Meets Girl

    CLEVELAND, Oh — Longtime friend of Fox 8 News in the Morning, local blues musician Mr. Downchild has a new band called ‘Blues Meets Girl’. Click here to learn more about how these talented blues musicians came together and see a show schedule.    

  • Fox 8 Jukebox: Sunset Harmony

    CLEVELAND, Oh — Sunset Harmony is an acoustic trio of musicians that creates beautiful and unique harmonies to songs you know and love.  Click here to learn more about Sunset Harmony and see their upcoming show schedule.

  • Fox Recipe Box: Sweet Potato Hash

    CLEVELAND, Oh — Sweet Potato Hash is a wonderful side dish this time of year and can even be a full meal depending on what ingredients you add. Chef Eric Wells runs Skye LaRae’s Culinary Services and he showed Fox 8’s Wayne Dawson how to use sweet potatoes in a different way that create a comforting dish with a lot of flavor. This recipe is also part of an upcoming class Eric is teaching on Southern Thanksgiving Dishes. You can […]

  • It’s time to finish your Fall Cleanup – AJ Petitti prioritizes what needs to be done

    CLEVELAND, Oh — There’s not much time left to finish getting your yard ready for winter. AJ Petitti explains to Fox 8’s Scott Sabol what we need to get done before the snow starts to fall. Click here for more information about Petitti Garden Centers.

  • Fox 8 Jukebox: The Cory Grinder Band

    CLEVELAND, Oh — The Cory Grinder Band is a modern day honky-tonk band based out of Akron. The band writes and performs all original country music. Click here to learn more about The Cory Grinder Band.

  • Fox Recipe Box: Roasted Pumpkin Bisque

    CLEVELAND, Oh — It’s soup season and Chef Bob Sferra shares his culinary secrets on how to make a delicious pot of Roasted Pumpkin Bisque. Bob demonstrated the recipe with Fox 8’s Kristi Capel and also let viewers know about upcoming cooking classes he is teaching at Culinary Occasions. Click here to see Bob’s upcoming class schedule and learn more about what Culinary Occasions offers. Roasted Pumpkin Bisque Serves 8 1 (2 to 2½-pound) fresh pumpkin, quartered, stem and seeds […]

  • Dr. Marc: Explaining the mysterious polio-like illness affecting children

    CLEVELAND, Oh — The Center for Disease Control continues to investigate the mysterious polio-like illness affecting children nationwide. What is Acute Flaccid Myelitis and is it contagious? These are just a few of the questions we asked heart surgeon Dr. Marc Gillinov, Chairman of the Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery at the Cleveland Clinic, to explain. Dr. Marc invited his colleague Dr. Frank Esper, a pediatric infectious disease specialist with Cleveland Clinic Children’s Hospital to join the conversation. **CLICK HERE to learn more […]

  • Firestone Community Learning Center’s High School Marching Band

    CLEVELAND, Oh — Under the direction of Kate Ferguson, the Firestone Community Learning Center is in the Akron Public School system and was formerly known as Firestone High School.  

  • Fox Recipe Box: Irresistible healthy Halloween recipes

    CLEVELAND, Oh —  When you think of Halloween, healthy snacks don’t usually come to mind, but Akron Children’s Hospital dietitian Danielle Dimengo is about to change your mind! Danielle showed Fox 8’s Kristi Capel some fantastic and festive Halloween snack ideas and also talked about ‘what’ to eat before you send your little one out to trick or treat. To learn more about Danielle and her work as a dietitian with Akron Children’s Hospital click here.  Danielle found all of […]

  • Fox 8 Recipe Box: Halloween Meringue Cookies

    CLEVELAND, Oh -- It's an easy recipe and can be so much fun to make with the family.

  • Fox Recipe Box: Cheesecake Factory’s Cajun Jambalaya Pasta

    CLEVELAND, Oh — The Cheesecake Factory may get a lot of attention for its’ famous desserts, but the pasta dishes are equally as delicious and satisfying. Eric Yusko is an assistant general manager at the Cheesecake Factory and he showed Fox 8’s Kristi Capel how to make a tasty Fall pasta dish. Click here for this recipe and more recipes from the Cheesecake Factory. CAJUN JAMBALAYA PASTA INGREDIENTS 1/4 cup Olive Oil 1 lb. Boneless/Skinless Chicken Breasts, cut into 1″ […]

  • Kind-hearted Parma woman gets a Fall Flowerbombing surprise

    PARMA, Oh — She is known for her kind heart and generous spirit and  when the Petitti team read the nomination letter sent in by her cousin, they couldn’t wait to schedule the final Flowerbombing of the year.  Click here to learn more about Petitti Garden Centers.