124th Annual Cuyahoga County Fair cancelled due to COVID-19

The fair had been scheduled for Aug. 11-16 at the fairgrounds in Berea.

Memorial Day events throughout Northeast Ohio (live blog)

Cleveland Metroparks ‘Cruise the Zoo’ tickets extended for 2 weeks after high demand

  Virtual camps hope to step into what looks like a summertime devoid of traditional camps

Cleveland’s outdoor pools, 4 rec centers and Camp Forbes closed this summer; remaining facilities will reopen in July with social distancing measures in place

North Canton company hiring 140 employees, offering paid training

  Cleveland Metroparks ‘Cruise the Zoo’ tickets on sale again after high demand caused website issues

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  African Safari Wildlife Park in Port Clinton reopens amid coronavirus crisis

Summer 2020 event and festival cancellations

LISTEN (911 CALL): Geauga County firefighters deliver baby on the side of the road

Mentor’s Great Lakes Mall to reopen May 12 with new health safety guidelines

UPDATE: African Safari Wildlife Park in Port Clinton will not reopen due to Gov. Mike DeWine’s Stay Safe Ohio order

University of Akron students set up homework hotline for students

FirstEnergy donates 2 electric motorcycles to the Cleveland Metroparks Police

The first bike hit the roads in early April and the second will be deployed next year.

Solon firefighters rescue 8 ducklings

The baby ducks fell into a sewer.

Cuyahoga County establishes program to match donors with families in need during COVID-19 pandemic

Cuyahoga County Executive Armond Budish announced a program has been formed to help local families in need during the coronavirus crisis.

Bay Village family gives $500,000 to the Greater Cleveland Food Bank

The donation will help buy more food to supply emergency boxes, bags of food for children and food for their partner agencies.

Dyngus Day Cleveland going virtual, but organizers promise upcoming celebration

Sherwin-Williams donates 250,000 masks, other protective equipment to health care workers fighting coronavirus

Virtual Dyngus Day Cleveland planned for next week

Vermilion police officer starts training with his new K-9 partner

  West Side Catholic Center among many Cleveland-area organizations to benefit from 19 News COVID-19 relief telethon

  'One-Man-Parade’ spreading hope in Lakewood during coronavirus pandemic

Florist adorns Cleveland with another ‘living billboard,’ set up at Edgewater Beach (photos)

A Northeast Ohio florist is continuing his efforts to lift the spirits of Clevelanders during the ongoing coronavirus situation.

  Oakwood Village pastor preaches to hundreds of people during drive-thru church service

Dr. Larry L. Macon, Senior Pastor of the Mt. Zion Baptist Church of Oakwood Village, preached to his flock outside.

  Greater Cleveland Food Bank activates disaster plan to feed hungry families during coronavirus pandemic

Wednesday, volunteers and staffers spread out in the Greater Cleveland Food Bank warehouse, following the social distancing guidelines to slow down the spread of coronavirus.

Despite coronavirus cancellations, Rocky River resident shares Irish cheer with one-man St. Patrick’s Day parade

A Rocky River man held his own St. Patrick’s Day parade while still practicing “social distancing.”

  Family sings Happy Birthday outside window of Green woman’s assisted living room to honor social distancing (video)

It was a resident’s birthday at GreenView Assisted Living Community Saturday, and with Gov. Mike DeWine’s order of limiting visitors to nursing homes and assisted living facilities, this family made sure this one resident had a wonderful birthday.

Gov. Mike DeWine could close schools for rest of the year; restaurants and bars are shut down with delivery and carry-out as options available (live blog)

Ohio schools, institutions, sporting events, parades and government facilities, fitness centers, public recreation centers and movie theaters have all been deeply impacted by the spread of the coronavirus.

  St. Malachi Parish race fundraiser doesn’t run from coronavirus

Volunteers gathered in the church parking lot at St. Malachi Parish in Ohio City where they sang the U.S. and Irish National Anthems, and got t-shirts, mugs, and medals ready. All that was missing: 32 hundred runners.

I-X Indoor Amusement Park canceled due to mass gatherings ban over coronavirus concerns

The I-X Indoor Amusement Park was canceled after Governor Mike DeWine and the Ohio Department of Health signed an executive order to cancel all mass gatherings of more than 100 people due to COVID-19.

Sesame Street Live among multiple events canceled or postponed at Wolstein Center due to coronavirus concerns

Cleveland State University has canceled or postponed multiple events scheduled for the Wolstein Center per “Governor DeWine’s Mass Gathering Order” as they monitor the impact of the coronavirus.

  Walsh University president talks about the closure of Ohio universities and if it was necessary

Out of an abundance of caution, more organizations and businesses in Northeast Ohio are postponing and canceling events.

Brunswick police looking for owner of lost bird

The bird was found in the Autumn Reserve development.

Euclid police officers rescue several wheelchair-bound residents from apartment fire

Euclid firefighters rescued a four-year-old child.

Skechers shoes to feature outsoles made with rubber from Goodyear Tire Company

Skechers and Goodyear are collaborating to design a grippier and more durable shoes using technology from the tire and rubber company.

  Ohio City Galley closing but one business could relocate, owner says

A Cleveland West side food destination is set to cease operations permanently.

Billie Eilish donates signed t-shirts to help raise money for Willoughby-Eastlake levy drive

The Willoughby-Eastlake School district has a 10-year, $494 million operating levy on the March 17 ballot. The levy failed in November, and the district made more than $2 million in cuts.

Mitchell’s is serving ice cream-stuffed paczki at the Ohio City shop to celebrate Fat Tuesday

Mitchell’s Ice Cream is serving up special paczki for one day only to celebrate Fat Tuesday.

  A fatal car and train crash gets reactions from the community in Barberton

A fatal car and CSX train crash this afternoon got plenty of reactions from the community.

  U.S. Census hosts reminder to include all children on census count

The U.S. Census Bureau and partners from across the region came to the Great Lakes Science Center to remind everyone to include all children in their census count on April 1.

More than 100 Oberlin College employees could lose their jobs

This could save the college more than $2 million, officials say.

Cleveland APL needs money for their $13.5 million renovation and expansion

They have already raised 75% of their goal.

Twinsburg firefighters, police rescue woman who got sick while with her dogs in the woods (drone video)

The victim was on the bike and hike trail between Dodge Intermediate School and East Idlewood Park.

LeBron James announces new children’s book ‘I Promise’

LeBron James is an NBA champion, an Olympic gold medalist, a philanthropist, and a four-time league MVP. Now, the Akron native is adding “author” to his resume.

  Geneva-on-the-Lake declares erosion emergency as the community battles for its beach

With Lake Erie at its highest level since 1986, the shoreline at Geneva Township Park has eroded at an alarming rate; 35 feet in less than a week with no sign of letting up.

More than 1,000 prom dresses are being given out for free to Northeast Ohio high school students

An organization based in Northeast Ohio is helping to make sure high school-aged girls across the area have the prom they always dreamed of.

Twinsburg firefighters, police rescue woman who got sick while with her dogs in the woods

The victim was on the bike and hike trail between Dodge Intermediate School and East Idlewood Park.

Summit County prosecutor warning people about a new twist on the jury duty scam

The best advice is that if you do not recognize the number, don't answer the call.

  Mayor pulls Parma out of the shade after showing social media celeb what the city has to offer

The mayor of Parma is defending his city after it became the subject of criticism from a popular social media personality.

Cleveland plans free Valentine’s Day fireworks show on Public Square

Fireworks display will begin at 9 p.m.

  Man who struggled with addiction gives back in a big way

Gary Storch gives $50,000 to St. Vincent’s Charity Medical Center

Medina County animal shelter asks for donations after taking in 15 dogs from overwhelmed breeder

The Medina County SPCA is asking for help from the community with 15 Havanese dogs that were taken in from an area breeder.

Cuyahoga County Public Library named country’s top-rated system for 10th year in a row

The Cuyahoga County Public Library has been named one of the top systems in the United States for the 10th consecutive year.

  Airport ride share drivers share their concerns about coronavirus

Some Uber drivers are worried about coming in contact with someone carrying coronavirus. When passengers leave the airport the first thing they do is hop in a cab, Lyft, or Uber.

City of Cleveland celebrates grand opening of Neighborhood Transformation Initiative GlenVillage

City of Cleveland Mayor Frank G. Jackson, local entrepreneurs, community partners, council members, and residents are celebrating the grand opening of GlenVillage.

Painesville Township launches program to trap stray cats and vaccinate, sterilize them before release

Painesville Township is hoping a new program will help address concerns from the community about the area’s stray and feral cat populations.

  Current and former students demand change in light of alleged bullying in Wooster schools

Current and former students took part in a rally against bullying, spearheaded by a recent graduate who says her cousin is being bullied at a Wooster middle school.

Ohio Girl Scout does her best Lizzo impression to help sell cookies (video)

A Girl Scout from Ohio is taking a unique approach to bolster her cookie sales.

Prayers From Maria remembers McNamara on what would have been her 20th birthday

The foundation created in her name, Prayers From Maria, is known for its beautiful field of sunflowers in Avon that attracts thousands of people to pray, take pictures, and most of all, help support an important cause.

St. Augustine community’s beloved Sister Corita Ambro hospitalized for apparent ‘mild heart attack’

Cleveland legend and beloved figure in the St. Augustine Catholic Church community Sister Corita Ambro is in the hospital after suffering a “mild heart attack” on Thursday, according Father McNulty.

  Christmas spirit shines at St. Augustine’s in Cleveland as volunteers feed the needy

It’s a blessing to leave the city’s cold streets, sit down and enjoy a meal lovingly served by a host of volunteers.

Northeast Ohio business adopts 5 families for Christmas

JDBNOW employees took money out of their own paychecks.

Police donate enough money for Oberlin man to buy first car

Oberlin police just made a man’s Christmas a little more merrier.

GM investing $18 million in its Parma Metal Center

GM Parma Metal Center began operations in 1948 and processes more than 500 tons of steel per day.

Stark County church built in 1870 destroyed by fire

Fire happened Tuesday at Wildwood Chapel.

  A Taste of Black Cleveland: Restaurant Week 2019 showcasing Cleveland’s diverse eateries

A total of 19 restaurants are competing in the restaurant week. Customers will vote for their favorites.

Cleveland Clinic provided over $1 billion to benefit communities in 2018

The Cleveland Clinic provided more money to community improvement efforts in 2018 than the hospital system ever has since its founding in 1921.

Ohio’s tallest toboggan chutes open the day after Thanksgiving in Strongsville

The Cleveland Metroparks toboggan chutes will open soon; no snow necessary!

Norma Herr Women’s Center reshaping futures for women in need

Cuyahoga County’s only publicly funded shelter designed to help single women find housing is operating well under the leadership of the YWCA of Greater Cleveland. Hundreds of women have been given a new lease on life through the programs offered at the Norma Herr Women’s Center.

  Keeping tradition: St. Augustine Hunger Center to feed thousands this Thanksgiving

This Thanksgiving holiday, St. Augustine Hunger Center will feed more than 20,000 in the Greater Cleveland area.

Remains of a Lorain World War II soldier identified in Germany 75 years later

Army Air Forces 1st Lt. Steve Nagy will now be buried in his hometown.

  Myles Garrett, Baker Mayfield among Cleveland Browns players to dish out meals to those in need

The players and staff members partnered with the Food Bank to prepare meals for local shelters, food pantries and food sites throughout Northeast Ohio.

  Rage yoga, Ohio rage rooms give people place to work out their anger

We’ve all been there. You’re so angry you want to scream, throw something, or even worse, break something.

Ohio hospital continues tradition by dressings newborns in Buckeyes gear before Michigan rivalry game

Sticking with tradition, newborn babies at the Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center are being adorned with Buckeyes-themed gear ahead of the rivalry game against the University of Michigan.

  Cleveland filmmaker puts an interactive twist on the classic murder mystery film

The director will show the film up to a point then let the audience figure out who the killer is.

Free dental clinic to be held Friday, Saturday at Cleveland’s Huntington Convention Center

A nonprofit organization in Cleveland is offering free dental services to those in need, no questions asked.

Neighborhood Connections, Salvation Army continue to serve needs in Greater Cleveland

You can watch this entire CW 43 Focus show with host Harry Boomer and his guests on demand on our Roku and Amazon Fire TV apps, online at Cleveland19.com and on TV every Sunday morning at 6:30 a.m. on CW 43.

Family of 12-year-old boy shot by Cleveland police establishes ‘Tamir Rice Legacy Fund’

The family of the 12-year-old boy who was shot by Cleveland police in 2014 announced the founding of the Tamir Rice Legacy Fund.

JoJo Siwa is coming to Cleveland for upcoming D.R.E.A.M. tour

Nickelodeon’s JoJo Siwa D.R.E.A.M. The Tour is coming to Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse at 7 p.m. on April 27, 2020 with special guest, The Belles.

Giant Eagle hiring more than 250 employees in the Cleveland area

The positions are permanent full and part-time positions.