Cleveland State University to host Spring 2021 commencement in-person at Progressive Field

Ohio’s mask mandate will stay in place, DeWine’s office says

Ohio reports single-day increase of 2,022 new COVID-19 cases

Attorney General Yost sues owners of Ohio youth residential treatment center, citing illegal use of restraints

Cleveland Clinic named 2nd-best hospital in the world

One year ago today: Gov. DeWine announces Ohio’s first coronavirus cancellation

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Cleveland Department of Health received 37 COVID-19 non-compliance complaints since Jan. 1

  Rural pharmacies in Ohio get first shipments of COVID-19 vaccine

  COVID-19 vaccine offers protection for Ohioans with Down syndrome

  Funeral home operators and employees relieved to be next up on Ohio’s vaccination list

Ohio Department of Health is no longer reporting COVID-19 death data daily; here’s why

  ‘It’s been a long time coming’: Ohio police officers included in the next vaccination group

LIST: Ohio’s vaccine eligibility expands to include select professions, people at least 60 years old

Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine announced on Monday that the state is ready to expand eligibility for receiving the COVID-19 vaccine.

Ohio reports single-day increase of 49 COVID-19 deaths and 1,452 new cases

As of Monday, the Department of Health reported 17,346 Ohioans have died from the coronavirus with at least 968,874 cases statewide since the start of the pandemic.

Ohio reports single-day increase of 60 COVID-19 deaths and 1,268 new cases

As of Sunday, the Department of Health reported 17,297 Ohioans have died from the coronavirus with at least 967,422 cases statewide since the start of the pandemic.

Ohio reports single-day increase of 54 COVID-19 deaths and 1,774 new cases

As of Saturday, the Department of Health reported 17,237 Ohioans have died from the coronavirus with at least 966,154 cases statewide since the start of the pandemic.

  Lakewood bar starts to host small scale concerts, comedy shows again

  More than a third of African Americans hesitant to get COVID-19 vaccine

  Cleveland Teachers Union agrees with district decision to move back re-opening timeline

Why high blood pressure should be managed during pregnancy to avoid long-term heart issues

Ohio reports single-day increase of 58 COVID-19 deaths and 1,976 new cases

  Northeast Ohio mom discovers heart failure in her 30s was result of common childhood illness

  Tuscarawas County Health Department closes vaccine waitlist for now

Now that the vaccine is available to an expanded group of Ohioans, their wait list is full.

  More and more Blacks are getting the COVID-19 vaccine, but not enough; community leaders still pushing to get the shot

Role models are stepping up to get their shot in the arm and encourage others to do the same.

  New federal retail pharmacy program brings new COVID-19 vaccination sites to Northeast Ohio

More than a million doses of the COVID-19 vaccine will be shipped to Ohio Thursday.

  Cleveland Indians ready to fill 30% of Progressive Field’s capacity with fans for all April home games

Ohio’s governor said on Thursday that he was ready reveal a change to attendance limits at indoor and outdoor sporting or entertainment events.

Appointment availability expected to increase as some Ohio Walmart, Meijer locations begin offering vaccine

Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine offered some encouraging news on Thursday to those who are struggling to lock in a coronavirus vaccine appointment.

  Cleveland Metropolitan School District delays return to in-person learning

Cleveland students will not re-enter the classroom until March 8.

  Ohio governor says 30% capacity allowed at outdoor sports and entertainment events, 25% permitted at indoor venues

Ohio’s governor said on Thursday that he was ready reveal a change to attendance limits at indoor and outdoor sporting or entertainment events.

Study shows which Ohio counties could face COVID-19 vaccine shortage under current distribution plan

A recently-released study shows that about 50% of Ohio’s counties are likely to see a vaccine shortage under the state’s current distribution strategy.

Ohio reports single-day increase of 80 COVID-19 deaths and 2,409 new cases

As of Thursday, the Department of Health reported 17,045 Ohioans have died from the coronavirus with at least 959,995 cases statewide since the start of the pandemic.

Ohio Department of Health issues COVID-19 travel advisory for 5 states (updated map)

Ohioans are encouraged to avoid Idaho, South Dakota, Iowa, Kansas and Alabama.

  Downtown Cleveland restaurants have new life 2 weeks after Ohio’s curfew lifted

It’s been almost two weeks since the COVID-19 curfew was lifted in Ohio. For area restaurants and bars, it couldn’t come at a better time, as the city celebrates Downtown Cleveland Restaurant Week.

Cleveland Department of Health received 3,933 COVID-19 non-compliance complaints since mid-March

This is two more than what was received by Feb. 16.

  COVID-19 vaccine distribution at sober recovery centers bring hope

19 News found the vaccine brings hope for many people on the path to recovery.

Greater Cleveland Food Bank to host drive-thru distribution in Muni Lot Thursday

In the midst of the coronavirus crisis, the Greater Cleveland Food Bank is here to help, all with adhering to social distancing standards with a drive-thru distribution.

More Lake County school employees receive the COVID-19 vaccination

About 1200 employees work in the district.

Increase of 77 COVID-19 deaths and 1,842 new cases reported in Ohio in last 24 hours

As of Wednesday, the Department of Health reported 17,045 Ohioans have died from the coronavirus with at least 959,995 cases statewide since the start of the pandemic.

  New COVID-19 vaccine shipments on the way to Ohio after weather delays

If your appointment for a second vaccine dose was canceled because of weather delays or power outages, the CDC said you should still have time to get fully vaccinated.

Increase of 94 COVID-19 deaths and 2,775 new cases reported in Ohio in last 24 hours

As of Tuesday, the Department of Health reported 16,968 Ohioans have died from the coronavirus with at least 958,153 cases statewide since the start of the pandemic.

  Many of Ohio’s long-term care facilities still not allowing visitors due to COVID-19 concerns

A lot of Ohioans have gone almost a year without seeing their loved ones at long- term care facilities, and according to state data, it could continue for longer.

  Summit County will switch to lottery system to schedule vaccine appointments

The county will notify people when they're able to get an appointment.

  Substitute teachers in high demand amid pandemic receive COVID-19 vaccine

All teachers and staff affiliated with ESC of Lorain County can get vaccinated this Friday, including 350 substitute teachers.

Ohio vaccine eligibility to remain at 65 and older for ‘weeks’; other groups vulnerable to exposure under consideration

Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine said he expects the age of vaccine eligibility to remain at 65 years and older for “weeks.”

  Ohio avoids the ‘twindemic’ that health officials feared

The Ohio Department of Health is reporting very few cases of flu hospitalizations.

  Ohio governor hints at allowing 30% capacity at Cleveland Indians games, other outdoor sporting events

Ohio’s governor said on Monday that he was not yet ready to fully commit to a count on capacity at professional sporting events, but did suggest allowing approximately 30% of a venue’s spectator limit.

Weather impacting Ohio’s COVID-19 vaccine delivery caused some providers to dip into 2nd-shot supply

Last week’s winter weather caused Ohio’s COVID-19 vaccine rollout to stall partially, specifically for shipments of Moderna doses relied upon by the state.

Increase of 58 COVID-19 deaths and 1,611 new cases reported in Ohio in last 24 hours

As of Monday, the Department of Health reported 16,874 Ohioans have died from the coronavirus with at least 955,378 cases statewide since the start of the pandemic.

Ohio to host town halls aimed at busting myths around COVID-19 vaccine

The first town hall is Feb. 22.

Increase of 67 COVID-19 deaths and 1,461 new cases reported in Ohio in last 24 hours

As of Sunday, the Department of Health reported 16,816 Ohioans have died from the coronavirus with at least 953,767 cases statewide since the start of the pandemic.

Increase of 56 COVID-19 deaths and 2,611 new cases reported in Ohio in last 24 hours

As of Saturday, the Department of Health reported 16,749 Ohioans have died from the coronavirus with at least 952,306 cases statewide since the start of the pandemic.

  100 residents and staff receive COVID-19 vaccine at Cleveland homeless shelter

On Friday, the Cleveland Health Department, the Cuyahoga County Board of Health, and Metrohealth worked together to vaccinate 100 people who live and work at 2100 Lakeside Ave.

  COVID-19 vaccine without a shot? Researchers study nasal spray as an alternative form of vaccination

Researchers are in the process of creating an intranasal COVID-19 vaccine similar to a flu vaccine already available.

  Cleveland Teachers Union is not yet ready to enter classrooms on March 1

The Cleveland Metropolitan School District has released a phased plan to bring students back to school, but the union says there is still much to be done from a safety perspective before members will return.

  Food for Life Market provides fresh, healthy food at no cost to Portage County University Hospitals patients

UH Portage opened the Food for Life Market to address food insecurity and long-term health concerns.

Health officials push for more COVID-19 vaccine doses as Cuyahoga County rollout falls behind

Cuyahoga County’s top health leaders, including Executive Armond Budish and Commissioner Terry Allan, held a briefing on Friday afternoon regarding the region’s progress in rolling out the COVID-19 vaccine.

  Cleveland Metropolitan School District shares plans to reopen March 1

CEO Eric Gordon shared how the transition will move forward in three phases.

Increase of 82 COVID-19 deaths and 2,306 new cases reported in Ohio in last 24 hours

As of Friday, the Department of Health reported 16,693 Ohioans have died from the coronavirus with at least 949,695 cases statewide since the start of the pandemic.

  Family history could hold clues to your heart health

Do you know your family’s medical history? It can serve as a guide to your health, especially when it comes to your heart health.

MetroHealth opens clinic for patients with lingering symptoms after COVID-19 recovery

The MetroHealth Medical System announced the opening of a new clinic to provide care for patients seeing lasting effects after recovering from COVID-19.

Can an Ohio resident register for the COVID-19 vaccine in a bordering state?

More Ohioans who meet certain criteria or conditions are now eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccine, but supply remains limited throughout the state.

ODJFS: 33,000 of 147,002 jobless claims filed between Feb. 7-13 flagged for potential fraud

ODJFS said Ohioans filed 307,923 continued jobless claims last week, which was 468,379 fewer than – or about 39% of – the peak earlier this year.

  Northfield mother with cystic fibrosis finally receives COVID-19 vaccine after 19 News report

Northfield mother with cystic fibrosis finally receives COVID vaccine after 19 News report

  Supply problems continue to plague the Ohio vaccine rollout

Some appointments are canceled as a federally backed program, due to supply issues, fails to deliver for scheduled appointments.

  Ohio child care workers fight for COVID-19 vaccine as K-12 educators get shots

Child care workers in the Cleveland area started a petition asking to be vaccinated as soon as possible.

  Bainbridge mother helps seniors register for COVID-19 vaccinations

Hundreds of seniors are benefiting from her genuine labor of love from her laptop. She searches for and books vaccine appointments, and we’ve all discovered it takes more than just a few clicks.

Increase of 98 COVID-19 deaths and 2,282 new cases reported in Ohio in last 24 hours

As of Thursday, the Department of Health reported 16,611 Ohioans have died from the coronavirus with at least 947,389 cases statewide since the start of the pandemic.

Funeral plans released for Akron officer who died of complications from COVID-19

A final salute is planned in front of the Akron Police Station at 1:15 p.m. Saturday.

  Northeast Ohio COVID-19 survivor discharged after spending nearly 80 days in hospital care

A woman who spent 76 days in multiple hospitals due to COVID-19 will be released from care on Thursday.

  Ohio pharmacies ready to handle huge demand for COVID-19 vaccines

The supply of COVID-19 vaccines to pharmacies is now doubling nationwide to two million doses a week, according to the Biden administration. So, pharmacists are making sure everything runs smoothly as COVID-19 vaccine doses come in.

Greater Cleveland Food Bank to host drive-thru distribution in Muni Lot Thursday

In the midst of the coronavirus crisis, the Greater Cleveland Food Bank is here to help, all with adhering to social distancing standards with a drive-thru distribution.

  Number of COVID-19 vaccine doses going to pharmacies set to double

19 News spoke with the Ohio Pharmacists Association to see how the vaccine roll out is going.

Increase of 60 COVID-19 deaths and 1,816 new cases reported in Ohio in last 24 hours

As of Wednesday, the Department of Health reported 16,513 Ohioans have died from the coronavirus with at least 945,107 cases statewide since the start of the pandemic.

  Northfield woman with cystic fibrosis frustrated after two COVID vaccination appointments canceled claiming she isn’t eligible

Northfield woman with cystic fibrosis frustrated after two COVID vaccination appointments canceled claiming she isn’t eligible

Cleveland Department of Health received 3,931 COVID-19 non-compliance complaints since mid-March

This is seven more than what was received by Feb. 3.

Ohio nearly ready to launch centralized registration site for COVID-19 vaccine signup

Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine said the state is nearing completion of a centralized registration portal for residents to sign up for the coronavirus vaccine.

Some COVID-19 vaccine shipments could be delayed by 2 days due to Ohio’s severe winter weather

Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine said the wintry weather that swept through on Monday and into Tuesday caused a delay in COVID-19 vaccine distribution throughout the state.

Increase of 59 COVID-19 deaths and 2,026 new cases reported in Ohio in last 24 hours

As of Tuesday, the Department of Health reported 16,453 Ohioans have died from the coronavirus with at least 943,291 cases statewide since the start of the pandemic.

  New report finds toxic heavy metals still present in popular baby food brands

Parents are concerned over details about heavy metals present in common commercial baby foods.

  COVID-19 vaccine trials begin for younger children

Vaccines in the U.S. are being tested in children as young as 12.