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Great Lakes Brewing Co. brewpub closing until mid-February for renovations

Cleveland International Film Festival to move permanently to Playhouse Square beginning in 2021

Tickets for Picasso exhibit at Cleveland Museum of Art go on sale in April

Cleveland, Toledo, Machine Gun Kelly get mentions in Eminem’s new surprise album ‘Music to Be Murdered By’

Whitney Houston, Biggie, Doobie Brothers among inductees for 2020 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame class

Rapper Mac Miller’s posthumous album ‘Circles’ to be released

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BYOB floating Tiki bar to launch in Cleveland for summer 2020

Legendary composer John Williams to lead Cleveland Orchestra for one-night-only performance

New Year, new channel to watch on 19 News

Ohio State School for the Blind’s marching band to perform at halftime in NCAA New Year’s Day bowl game

Watch the OSU Marching Band’s final performance of the 2019 college football season

Pop star Justin Bieber headed for Cleveland in summer 2020

Northfield baker wins Food Network’s ‘Christmas Cookie Challenge’

A baker proved she had what it takes to be crowned champion of Food Network’s “Christmas Cookie Challenge.”

CBS holiday specials 2019🎄 Don’t miss your favorite Christmas movies (TV schedule)

Here’s a look at what’s airing on CBS (WOIO Channel 19) this season.

Jim Nantz, Tony Romo to call Sunday’s Week 16 matchup between Cleveland Browns, Baltimore Ravens

CBS announced that its best announcers will call Sunday’s matchup between the Cleveland Browns and Baltimore Ravens.

‘Seinfeld’ episode from 29 years ago predicted the score of the Cavaliers, Spurs game (video)

The Cleveland Cavaliers prevailed over the San Antonio Spurs in a 117-109 overtime game, but a character from “Seinfeld” already knew that.

LeBron James sends students from I Promise School on Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad’s ‘The Polar Express’ ride

  Cedar Point reveals new ride, other exciting changes for park’s 150th anniversary

  Country music network Circle to launch with 16 shows, including ‘Opry Live’

Cedar Point to unveil 150th anniversary plans on Wednesday

MA police cruisers get into holiday spirit with Trans-Siberian Orchestra choreographed video

Ryan Reynolds’ gin brand claps back at Peloton in ad spoof featuring wife with drink instead of bike

Winter Wonder Cleveland picturesque pop-up is coming to town to serve your Instagram-worthy selfie needs

Based on similar concepts in New York City in Los Angeles, this pop-up houses ten “larger than life” installations designed as visual photo backdrops that will fill your Instagram page with enviable and enchanting photos.

Hammer time: Cleveland Cavaliers remake MC Hammer’s ‘U Can’t Touch This’ (video)

The youthful Cleveland Cavaliers are trying to have as much fun together both on and off the court.

OSU Marching Band cuts Michigan flag in half during performance ahead of Buckeyes, Wolverines game (video)

The last time the Wolverines topped the Buckeyes was in 2011.

  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.

‘Baby Shark Live!’ announces Northeast Ohio tour stop in 2020

A live show based on the popular song “Baby Shark” is coming to Akron.

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.

Dave Grohl rocks it on Sesame Street for show’s 50th season

Big Bird, David Grohl and Elmo sing their way across America in “Here We Go Song.”

Russo Brothers filming at Chanel High School before it meets the wrecking ball

Joe and Anthony Russo, the blockbuster Marvel directors who grew up in Mayfield Village, have spent the last few weeks shooting in Northeast Ohio for their new film, “Cherry.”

Jeopardy! contestant’s heartfelt final answer gets host Alex Trebek choked up

After 35 years of hosting more than 8,000 episodes, Jeopardy!, Alex Trebek has surely seen many things on the popular game show.But, probably none of those things made him react the way he did on Monday’s episode.

Ohio State University Marching Band performs at halftime during Cleveland Browns game (video)

The Ohio State University Marching Band played in front of Cleveland Browns fans during Sunday’s halftime at FirstEnergy Stadium.

‘Hamilton’ is returning to Cleveland’s Playhouse Square in 2020

Broadway’s best is returning to Cleveland’s Playhouse Square in 2020.

  Tim Misny sends special message to Cleveland girl who dressed up as him for Halloween

Her friends weren’t the only ones that got a kick out of the costume.

‘Wheel of Fortune’ host Pat Sajak undergoes emergency surgery

Pat Sajak had to undergo emergency surgery to correct a blocked intestine, leading to the cancellation of Thursday’s taping, according to the show’s representatives.

  Northeast Ohio man gets lucky again, appears on ‘Wheel of Fortune’ years after winning on ‘The Price is Right’

There’s a thing called “good luck.”

CEO of Cedar Point’s parent company says changes will be made to parking as Gold Pass sales spike

Parks owned by Cedar Fair, which includes Sandusky’s Cedar Point, are on pace for record season pass sales, the company’s CEO announced.

Charlie Sheen’s Cleveland Indians baseball cap from ‘Major League’ is up for auction

It’s a movie that is close to the hearts of many Cleveland Indians fans.

Macaulay Culkin takes shots at Cleveland, Baker Mayfield’s postgame appearance

Baker Mayfield’s facial hair and outfit did not go unnoticed on Sunday.

Northeast Ohio radio station was 1st in the country to flip to holiday music

It’s never too early for Christmas music, right?

Apple TV Plus joins streaming wars

The company is reportedly spending $6 billion on content to get you to sign up for the $4.99 a month service.

It’s a Halloween miracle: My Chemical Romance announces reunion show

The band’s first concert in seven years will be Dec. 20 in Los Angeles.

  Parma residents get front row seat for Russo Brothers movie production

The production of the movie “Cherry,” directed by Joe and Anthony Russo and starring “Spiderman: Far From Home” actor Tom Holland, took place in Parma on Wednesday, bringing lots of excitement.

Cedar Point extends Gold Pass deal through holidays

The amusement park posted online that the $99 Gold Pass deal offering admission to both Cedar Point and Cedar Point Shores in 2020 will remain at the sale price through Jan. 5, 2020.

OSU Marching Band brings SpongeBob Squarepants to life with halftime performance (video)

The Ohio State University Marching Band continues to amaze. Their latest performance featured a larger-than-life SpongeBob Squarepants.

Euclid waitress gets $1,070 tip at Mama Catena Vino e’Cucina

A waitress at a Euclid restaurant got an unexpected and very large tip during a routine shift last week.

Holiday pop-up bar, Lake Effects, returning in Cleveland

Lake Effects is scheduled to open for the first time this season on Nov. 29 and close on Dec. 31.

Garth Brooks takes ‘Dive Bar Tour’ stop to Rootstown on Monday

Country music superstar Garth Brooks will perform at a Rootstown-area dive bar on Monday night.

  Jeers for Harvey Weinstein at NYC actors showcase

Harvey Weinstein was mocked from the stage and jeered by attendees at a New York City actors showcase this week.

  Netflix has new docu-series on John Demjanjuk, the convicted Nazi guard who lived in Seven Hills, Ohio (video)

On Nov. 4, Netflix released the docu-series focused on the man who was put to trial to learn his identity and if he was responsible for the murder of thousands of Jews and crimes against humanity.

Guy at Tool concert asks Eddie Van Halen to take his picture; he has no idea who it is

To be fair, at 64, the elder Van Halen is less recognizable than he was at the height of his career in the 1980s.

Quiet Riot drummer reveals stage 4 cancer diagnosis

Frankie Banali made the announcement on the Facebook page of radio personality and podcaster Mitch Lafon.

  Vinyl records expected to outsell CDs in 2019 for the first time since 1980s

The co-owner of Roundabout Music Company said many people from various generations visit her store to buy old records.

Here’s what it is like being part of the Ohio State University Marching Band (video)

Have you ever dreamed of marching with “The Best Damn Band in the Land?”

Garth Brooks announces October tour stop at Portage County dive bar

Garth Brooks is a country music superstar, but he isn’t too big to bring it back to his roots. Rootstown that is.

Whitney Houston, Dave Matthews Band, Biggie among Rock & Roll Hall of Fame 2020 nominees

The list is compiled of 16 nominees some on the ballot for the first time ever.

Thousands of paid extras needed for 2 major movies being filmed in Cleveland

A casting agency is seeking movie extras that are scheduled to be filmed soon in Northeast Ohio.

  Actor Liam Neeson spotted in Wellington for upcoming film ‘Minuteman’

In the film titled 'Minuteman’, Neeson plays a Vietnam veteran who looks after a child being hunted by down by the cartel.

7 best places to get pierogi around Cleveland on National Pierogi Day

Oct. 8 is National Pierogi Day, so get your fill at any of the following places in Cleveland serving up the best pierogi.

Alex Trebek says he’s not afraid to die as he faces stage 4 cancer

Trebek, who’s hosted "Jeopardy!" for 35 years and more than 8,000 episodes, is undergoing chemotherapy for stage 4 pancreatic cancer.

.38 Special and Lynyrd Skynyrd bassist Larry Junstrom dies at 70

Larry Junstrom helped found Lynyrd Skynyrd before joining .38 Special.

Cleveland’s Queen of Hearts emerges, grand prize winner announced!

The Queen of Hearts was pulled, and she’s worth a cool $5 million.

  Liam Neeson spotted filming for new movie at Cleveland diner (video)

Liam Neeson was caught filming at Charlie’s Dog House Diner in Cleveland on Tuesday.

‘Get Out’ actors to film Black Panther Party biopic in Cleveland, movie extras needed

The upcoming Warner Bros’ movie ‘Judas and the Black Messiah’ will be filming in the Cleveland area between Oct. 21st and Dec. 13th.

Jessye Norman, international opera star, dead at 74

Jessye Norman died Monday morning from septic shock and multi-organ failure secondary to complications of a spinal cord injury she had sustained in 2015.

  The Black Keys, other stars ready to play at renovated Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse

Monday night, the Black Keys will christen the stage at the newly-renovated Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse.

Metallica’s James Hetfield enters rehab; tour dates canceled

Three of the heavy metal band's members posted a statement on Twitter Friday announcing the decision and apologizing to fans.

  Cleveland entrepreneurs motivating the masses through inspiring rap lyrics

It’s called the Hustle Journal, the first hip hop inspired daily productivity journal.

Third man charged with drug counts in Mac Miller’s death

Court documents show Stephen Walter is suspected of selling counterfeit oxycodone pills laced with fentanyl that Miller possessed before he died last September.

Cleveland’s Queen of Hearts jackpot approaches $4 million; lady luck still out there!

The game will enter its 52nd week on Sept. 25, and only three cards remain on the board.

American sitcom icon ‘Eddie Munster’ coming to Cleveland

Butch Patrick AKA Eddie Munster makes his way to Cleveland to meet fans.

Company paying $1,300 to watch 13 scary movies by Halloween

If Halloween is your favorite holiday, there’s a job out there for you that’s so perfect for you it’s terrifying.

Cleveland Browns parody ‘Friends’ with theme song remake (video)

The Cleveland Browns shared a parody video on social media following Monday night’s win over the New York Jets.

Hollywood actress, Yvette Nicole Brown comes home for Greater Cleveland Urban Film Festival

Brown returned to the festival on Saturday evening to screen her brand new film, “Always a Bridesmaid.” Brown wrote the script more than 20 years ago.

The Cars frontman, Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Inductee Ric Ocasek dead at 75

Ocasek called Cleveland home as a teenager, and even graduated from Maple Heights High School.

  ‘You don’t wait on something to come to you, you create that opportunity,’ says ‘Caught in the Act’ creator Kevin Taylor

Five Cleveland area actors get “Caught in the Act” at the Greater Cleveland Urban Film Festival (GCUFF).

Singer Eddie Money dies of esophageal cancer at 70

The 70-year-old whose real name is Edward Mahoney recently had learned that his cancer had spread to his liver and lymph nodes.

Cleveland’s Queen of Hearts jackpot eclipses $2.9 million; Lady Luck still hidden

The Queen of Hearts is still out there, and she’s now worth more than $2.9 million.

  19 News’ Sia Nyorkor featured in CBS News story after #NaturalHairOnAir photos go viral

Images of 25 black female journalists — including WOIO-TV’s very own Sia Nyorkor — is going viral, all over the world.

Kurt Cobain royalty check from 28 years ago found in record store

Record store owner Matt Vaughan said the check was tucked into a box of Nirvana tour itineraries he bought back in 1993.