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Keep Akron Beautiful Dreamscape winners over the years: See landscape transformations

Now in its 14th year, Dreamscape, Keep Akron Beautiful's biggest fundraiser, has contributed to the beautification of diverse properties across Summit County. This year's landscape transformation raffle closes June 7...

Destination Cleveland receives $6 million a year for capital expenses: How is it spent?

How does Destination Cleveland spend $6 million a year on tourism-related capital improvements?  CLEVELAND, Ohio - Destination Cleveland has about $6 million a year to spend on tourism-related capital improvements, including...

Rain showers to dampen Memorial Day weekend across large span of U.S.: Weather forecast

Check out the Memorial Day weekend weather forecast for Northeast Ohio and the U.S. CLEVELAND, Ohio - This isn't what you want to hear, but your long Memorial Day weekend is looking rainy, whether you're staying in...

On the Radar with Kelly Reardon: How weather affects pollen -- and your allergies (video)

Check out this week's On the Radar with Kelly Reardon to explore what weather conditions flare your allergies, how this relates to pollen, and how climate change can have long term effects on pollen. Watch video...

Akron man wanted in April armed home invasion: Fugitive of the Week

Mark E. Clay, 24, is wanted by Akron police and the U.S. Marshals in connection with an April 26 armed home invasion. AKRON, Ohio - Authorities continue to search for an Akron man charged in an April home invasion where a...

Sunny, warm some days with chances of rain mid-week: Northeast Ohio 5-day weather forecast

Check out the work-week forecast for Northeast Ohio. CLEVELAND, Ohio - Enjoy this week, Cleveland, because it's looking pretty perfect. Sunny, with pleasant temperatures in the 60s and 70s, and breezy. Today and Tuesday...

Breezy winds, temperatures topping off in the 60s Monday in Cleveland: Weather forecast

Check out today's weather forecast for Cleveland. CLEVELAND, Ohio - Happy Monday, Cleveland! Finally, that heavy rain over the weekend is coming to an end today. However, before 7 a.m. there's still a very slight...

Zack Reed isn't the only pimp in town: Phillip Morris

Who will lead in a town of pimps and hustlers? I was at dinner Tuesday when I received a text message from Cleveland City Councilman Zack Reed. "Did you see where Mayor Jackson called me a pimp?" Reed asked. "I...

St. Louis voters approved $5 million for affordable housing, but budget routinely falls short

Activists say it's undermining the will of voters, if not against the law, to not fully fund the Affordable Trust Fund.

More than 20,000 Ameren customers still lack power Saturday morning

The electric utility says work crews are expected to restore power to all area homes and businesses by Saturday evening.

Where your Ohio tax dollars are spent, Boston-Cleveland comparison, Q renovation deal, LeBron James: Numbers in the News

Numbers in the News weekly recap includes where your Ohio tax dollars are spent, a Boston-Cleveland comparison, details on the Q renovation deal, and LeBron James numbers. Watch video A recap of recent Numbers in the...

Shriners opens new lab to WashU scientists making breakthroughs in arthritis

The collaboration will build on major advancements – including creating a hip joint out of living cells and genetically engineering cells to fend off inflammation.

Two St. Charles firefighters who lost lives in 1969 will be honored at weekend events

The names of two firefighters who died in 2016 also will be added to the Fire Line of Duty Memorial Wall in Kingdom City.

Thunderstorm chances ahead: Cleveland Marathon weekend weather forecast

Check out the weekend weather forecast for Northeast Ohio. CLEVELAND, Ohio - Lots of thunderstorms are in the forecast for marathon weekend in Cleveland. Tonight, a slight chance of thunderstorms continue, but none are...

Thunderstorms leave some power outages, downed trees in St. Louis area

Fast-moving thunderstorms moved through the St. Louis region in the predawn hours Friday, downing some power lines and tree limbs.