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Man fatally shot while pushing stranger’s broken-down car on Cleveland’s East Side, police say

CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) - An apparent good Samaritan is dead after helping another man push his broken-down car in Cleveland’s Mount Pleasant neighborhood. The man was shot after offering to help another man whose car had overheated in the area of East 121st Street and Kinsman Road around 11 p.m. Friday, according to a Cleveland police media release.

Pa. woman pulled from Lake Erie off Ohio beach dies

CLEVELAND, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say a Pennsylvania woman was pronounced dead after she was pulled from waters of Lake Erie off a beach in Ohio. The Coast Guard says it received a report from Cleveland emergency medical personnel shortly after 6:30 p.m. Friday that one of two people swimming near Edgewater Park was unaccounted for.

Swensons breaks ground on Brooklyn restaurant; free cheeseburgers offered

BROOKLYN, Ohio – Swensons Drive-Ins has broken ground on its sixth Cleveland location and will be offering free Galley Boys this Tuesday, Sept. 21. The restaurant, at 7414 Brookpark Road, will be located in the lot in front of Best Buy. A food-truck cookout is scheduled for 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday. The first 100 customers will receive a free Galley Boy - Swensons’ signature double cheeseburger with speared green olive. Other menu items will be available for purchase.
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Here are the winning numbers for the Powerball jackpot worth $457 million

CLEVELAND (WJW) — With no one claiming the prizes, the Mega Millions and Powerball jackpots just keep on growing. Tonight, the winning Powerball numbers were announced for the jackpot of $457 million, with a cash option of $331.6 million. The winning numbers are:. 5, 36, 39, 45, 57 and Powerball...
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Mega Millions jackpot climbing; Powerball drawing tonight

CLEVELAND (WJW) — No one has claimed a winning ticket for last night’s Mega Millions drawing and now the jackpot climbs to $432 million. The numbers were: 17-32-40-59-61, Mega Ball: 18, Megaplier: 3. The Powerball jackpot is also climbing and it’s up to $457 million, with a cash option is...

Swensons is coming to Brooklyn

BROOKLYN, Ohio (WOIO) - Swensons recently broke ground on a new location in Brooklyn. The Akron-based burger joint will celebrate the start of construction Tuesday with a Food Truck Cookout. It’s happening from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at 7414 Brookpark Road, the future home of the Brooklyn location. The...

2 Days Left to “Clear The Shelters” with Cleveland Kennel

There are just a few more days left to Clear The Shelters here at Cleveland Animal Care And Control as we end the month long national campaign to find amazing CITY Dogs wonderful homes. Our kennel is FULL and we are hoping that the over 90 dogs we have available for adoption will find homes through this weekend. We are offering discounted adoption fees of $21 and this special discount will only last until September 19th.

Pints & Pies returning to Akron Civic Theatre

It’s the second Pints & Pies the classic theater has held. The event, which starts at 7 p.m., was held in 2019. It was not held in 2020 because of the coronavirus pandemic. About 100 beers from local and out-of-state breweries will be paired with all types of pies – pizza, savory and sweet. Rather than having stations organized by brewery, the theater is positioning them by beer style: Fruit Beers and Ambers; Lagers and Pilsners; Wheats, Wits and Hefeweizens; India Pale Ales; Ciders and Meads; Sours; Belgian Ales; and Browns, Porters and Stouts.

TNR isn’t the solution to community cat problems

The trap-neuter-release proposal to control the population of feral cats has one HUGE FLAW no one is mentioning: Domestic cats roaming outdoors are the No. 1 greatest threat to wildlife babies. Well-fed, they kill for sport. The Rocky River Reservation Nature Center had a display for years admonishing people to...
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Sweets celebrate 75th anniversary

Leonard and Ruth Sweet of Beachwood celebrated their 75th wedding anniversary with family on Sept. 15. The Sweets are the parents of Ron Sweet and Marcia Sweet (Kevin Murray); the grandparents of Elana and Russell Spieth, Erin and Steven Zelin, Gabe and Kelly Sweet and Raffi Sweet; and the great-grandparents of Noah Zelin, Sadie Zelin, Maya Zelin, Mason Spieth, Mikayla Spieth, Jasper Sweet and Iris Sweet. The family wishes their “Mimi and Papa,” their very special grandparents and great-grandparents, a healthy and happy new year, and a wonderful 75th anniversary. “We love you.”

The 3 Best Places To Get Pizza In Cleveland

PizzaPeter Bravo (Creative Commons) Okay, you know it's officially pizza time. Your stomach is growling, and it's time to do something about it. When you're Cleveland you might be surprised that there are so many choices for great pizza! Where do you go? Well, I've got you covered. The following restaurants are the best places to get pizza whenever you're in Cleveland.