May 21, 2013

New Day Cleveland


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Marc’s Great American Rib Cook-Off and Music Festival

Don’t miss the four-day barbecue battle set to happen Memorial Day weekend at the 22nd Annual Marc’s Great American Rib Cook-Off & Music Festival, co-presented by Fox 8, Bud Light and Hard Rock Rocksino Northfield Park. This mouthwatering festive feast takes place at Jacobs Pavilion and the Nautica Entertainment Complex on the West Bank of the Flats Friday, May 24 through Monday, May 27.

This event revolves around a world class barbecue competition that features 10 of the best grill masters on the professional barbecue circuit. Teams all the way from Texas to New Jersey will return to serve up their award winning ribs, pulled pork, and more!

You can also expect great entertainment! Live bands including Rick Springfield, Buddy Guy and Bret Michaels will be preforming on three separate stage each night.

    •  Friday, May 24                                      12:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
    • Saturday, May 25                                   12:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
    • Sunday, May 26                                     12:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
    • Monday, May 27 (Memorial Day)           12:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.


  • Adult general admission ONLY $5 with either a coupon from Marc’s or an online coupon available at Kids 12 and under are FREE every day, all hours. Entertainment continues to be FREE with a general admission ticket.


The Ghost Whisperer

Mary Ann Winkowski, The Ghost Whisperer, was back in studio to take your live calls! Check out our video clip to hear viewer’s stories.

Also – check out Mary Ann’s event, “An Evening with Mary Ann Winkowski,” on Friday (June 28, 2013) from 7-9pm at the Radisson in Eastlake.


Canary Travel

We’ve got vacation deals for everyone! Angie McClure was back with the details.

Family Vacation

  • Universal Studios Orlando
  • Stay on property
  • 2 parks!  Universal Studios Orlando and Islands of Adventure
  • Shrek, Batman, Spiderman Rollarcoaster,  Harry Potter and the New Transformer ride- I can go into more things there



  • Save up to $200.00 for travel thru the end of August
  • Travel by 6/27 and get a 3 day pass for the price of a 2 day


Adult Summer Vacation

  • Ocean Maya Royale
  • Adult only all inclusive in Riveria Maya- (can you pull pictures)?
  • 320 rooms
  • 2 pools
  • 4 restaurants
  • 4 bars
  • evening entertainment
  • non motorized watersports


Special for Mexico- travel June, July and Augst

  • 3 nights $799
  • 4 nights $899
  • 7 nights $1099


Kenny Crumpton

We kicked it with Kenny today! Kenny sat down with Natalie for a candid interview – and we showed you his high school cheerleading picture!


One Tank Trip

Bird watching is becoming a huge hobby for many Ohioans…and Neil found the perfect place for it! He hopped in the cruiser and headed West to Magee Marsh. Check out our video clip!



Hitting the road this summer? We talked to Robert Ross from CTC Travel Services at AAA.

AAA is your one stop shopping center. You can download the Free AAA App, to your Smart Phone, or Tablet to assist you with finding the cheapest gas station or to locate a restaurant. AAA provides members with value-added travel benefits, such as E-Tour Books, Trip Tiks, Passport photos, International Driving Permits. AAA offers great savings on tour and cruise products. In addition, to the “Show your Card and Save” program giving members exclusive discounts and benefits for park tickets and attractions.

For more information, call 1-800-441-5008 or visit

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