Aria Janel

Aria Janel

Multi-Media Journalist

Cleveland, OH

Aria joined 19 News in September of 2020 as a Multi-Media Journalist.

Aria recently worked in Evansville, IN. She's originally from Kannapolis, North Carolina, a small town outside of Charlotte.

She graduated from The University of North Carolina Wilmington in May of 2018. Aria earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Communication Studies and minored in Psychology.

While Studying at UNCW she spent a semester abroad in England where she attended Keele University and took classes in film and marketing.

She also Interned at Spectrum News Charlotte and WWAY in Wilmington and was a general assignment and business reporter for her school’s student media team, TEAL TV.

Aria is a proud member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc. and loves finding ways to give back to her community.

When Aria is not working she loves playing and taking photos with her dog Kaizer, binge watching TV shows, Face-timing her family and friends, trying new restaurants, and traveling to new places.

You can reach out to Aria via email at

Recent Articles by Aria

  Following NFL Draft success, Cleveland starts to prepare for 2022 NBA All Star Game

  Children ages 12 to 15 years old wait for Pfizer to get COVID-19 vaccine approval from FDA

  Feeling anxious about COVID-19 after the NFL Draft? Here’s what medical professionals suggest you do

  NFL drafts Northeast Ohio security business to protect sports fans

  Cleveland restaurant owner says they’re ready for major crowds during NFL Draft weekend

  Need help navigating the Draft? RTA has you covered

  Cleveland’s Wolstein Center begins accepting walk-in vaccine appointments

  Cleveland Clinic doctors: COVID vaccine booster will be needed

  National Prescription Drug Take Back Day events set for Saturday in Northeast Ohio

  Drag queen story hour at Rocky River Library sparks online feud

  Students dealing with COVID-19 learning loss due to time missed in classroom

  New report shows pandemic impact on sales of illegal drugs

  Summer camps part of Lakewood YMCA’s major comeback from pandemic

  Cleveland to use upcoming NFL Draft to promote city for potential residents

  Northeast Ohio schools join push to vaccinate eligible students

  Kent State among colleges to vaccinate students before they head home for summer break

  Ohio governor pushes to get eligible high school students vaccinated

  Charges could be filed after families didn’t receive Easter eggs they paid for, police say

  Lake County opens mass vaccination pod capable of administering thousands of doses in a day

  Teenagers discuss why they are getting vaccine now that eligibility is expanded in Ohio

  House fire in Lakewood sends 2 to hospital (video)

  Cleveland Clinic experts discuss controversy surrounding AstraZeneca vaccine doses

  Cuyahoga Community College on a comeback after enrollment drops due to COVID-19

  Cancer patients weigh option on whether to get COVID-19 vaccine

  Hometown hero works on mass vaccination front lines

  Lakewood restaurant staff hopeful health restrictions will be lifted soon

  Early childhood educators in Ohio are finally eligible for vaccine, but they’re still fight barriers

  Outraged Lakewood neighbors demand road safety following fatal crash

  African Americans combat transformation barriers to receive COVID-19 vaccine

  City of Cleveland calls for landlords to test homes for lead