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Cuyahoga County Jail officer fatally shot by boyfriend, a former jail officer, who took his own life during 8-hour SWAT standoff

CLEVELAND, Ohio — A former Cuyahoga County Jail officer on Thursday fatally shot his girlfriend, a current corrections officer, then took his own life during an eight-hour SWAT standoff, according to officials and law enforcement sources. Jail officer Valerie Gudger, 37, died in the shooting, officials said. She was hired...
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Morning Journal

Gasline puncture causes evacuation of seven homes in Lorain

Seven homes in the 2400 block of East 41st Street were evacuated Sept. 16 by order of Lorain firefighters after workers damaged a natural gas line while working on a curb project. Fire officials were called to the scene at 11:28 a.m., according to Assistant fire Chief Jeff Fenn. “We...
Cleveland News - Fox 8

SWAT team responds to suspected murder-suicide on Cleveland’s east side

CLEVELAND (WJW)– Law enforcement is investigating a suspected murder-suicide that happened on Cleveland’s east side on Thursday. According to the Cleveland Division of Police, officers responded to the scene at East 124th and Brackland Avenue where they found a woman shot and killed. Investigators say she suffered from multiple gunshot wounds to the chest.

Where To Get The Best Sushi Around

Craving some sushi? Well, here is a summary of where you can find the best sushi in the area. You won't be disappointed if you pick up sushi at any of these locations. These are the best of the best in the Akron area.

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...

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.

Two restaurants proposed to be built between Walmart and Cabela's in Avon

AVON — Two restaurants, Freddy's Frozen Custard & Steakburgers and Charleys Philly Steaks, have been proposed as part of the Avon Plaza development on Chester Road. The location was labeled “Avon’s most desirable remaining pad” on an online land-for-lease listing from the real estate services and investment firm CBRE Group, given its location between Walmart, Cabela's and Menards. The Wickens Herzer Panza law firm is directly south of the land.

Gunselman’s Tavern In Cleveland Has Been A Favorite Place To Grab A Drink Since 1936

There’s just something special about long-standing businesses, isn’t there? When it comes to historic taverns in Cleveland, few places quite compare with old school hot spots like Gunselman’s. This fascinating tavern opened its doors in 1936 and has been delighting generations of visitors ever since. Within its wood-paneled walls, all are welcome… and its friendly […] The post Gunselman’s Tavern In Cleveland Has Been A Favorite Place To Grab A Drink Since 1936 appeared first on Only In Your State.

Store-bought chicken tenders, tasted and ranked

CLEVELAND, Ohio – The 2021 NFL season is underway and Browns fans all across Northeast Ohio are planning menus for weekend tailgates and watch parties. Whether you are at the Muni Lot or in your own backyard, preparing that gameday buffet can be a lot of work. So why not take advantage of the prepared foods section of your local grocery store and grab so ready-to-eat chicken tenders.
Cleveland News - Fox 8

Merwin’s Wharf back open after hiatus

CLEVELAND (WJW)– Merwin’s Wharf is back open Wednesdays through Sundays. The restaurant, located along the Cuyahoga River and operated by the Cleveland Metroparks, temporarily closed after Mother’s Day because of a seasonal staffing shortage. Reservations are available online for indoor and patio seating. There is also a walk-up window with...
Cleveland Scene

Bogey's Comedy Club to Reopen on Sept. 24

After an 18-month absence from the entertainment scene, Bogey’s Comedy Club at the Embassy Suites Hotel in Beachwood is reopening. “I had the vision of a comedy club on the Eastside of Cleveland 13 years ago, and I still have that vision,” says club owner and comedian, Kirk Bogos in a press release about the club's return. “I am so excited about reopening Bogey’s at the Embassy Suites Hotel in Beachwood.”
Cleveland Jewish News

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.”

3 Free Akron Area Landmarks You Need To Visit

The weather is getting warmer and the snow and cold weather is finally gone. It's time to do something outdoors! Who says you have to spend a penny to have fun in Akron? The truth is you can have a blast outside for absolutely nothing. That's right: nada. So in this post I'm going to share with you three activities you'll enjoy and you don't even need to bring your wallet.
Cleveland Scene

With a Handful of Upcoming Openings, Speakeasies and Lounges Are Making a Comeback in Cleveland

It used to be that restaurant owners would be content to carve out a small space in the main dining room for a bar and handful of stools. These days, operators are going well beyond those old-fashioned strategies in favor of entirely separate lounges that sit adjacent to, below, above or in the rear of the restaurant. These modern-day speakeasies provide guests with an atmosphere and food and beverage program that is different from the restaurant, while opening up a new revenue stream in the form of private events.