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Police searching for missing Ashtabula man

ASHTABULA, Ohio (WKBN) – Police have issued a missing adult alert for a man missing from Ashtabula. Barrie Bottorf, 87, drove away from his home on Dewey Road on Wednesday at 11 a.m. and has not returned. Bottorf suffers from dementia and law enforcement is concerned for his safety. He...
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Police warn of emu on the loose in northern Ohio

WILLOUGHBY HILLS, Ohio — It's not every day that Ohioans see an emu running around. Police in Willoughby Hills, Ohio, are warning the public of an emu running loose Wednesday evening. Police said it was spotted in the area of Maple Grove and Maple Hill. Officers warn the public to...
Ashtabula Star Beacon

Walnut Beach boasts new nautical place to take selfies or family photos

ASHTABULA — There’s a new place to take a selfie photo in the Ashtabula Harbor. Local artist, Ryan Humphrey, took an old row boat that someone was giving away and fixed it up and painted it with the words, “Walnut Beach” and “Ashtabula, Ohio.”. “He did a sketch of what...

6 Delectable New Restaurants In And Around Cleveland To Keep On Your Radar

Do you ever get a craving for something new? Not a specific type of food, per se, but just a hankering for something new and exciting? It can be easy to fall into a dining rut by sticking to the familiar, but there are all sorts of recently opened restaurants in Cleveland that are awaiting an opportunity to show you what makes them so special. From incredible ambiances to exotic menu options, the following restaurants are sure to knock your socks off:

Cleveland’s ‘beer-drinking culture’ main draw for BrewDog’s expansion to Flats; brewpub looks to November opening

CLEVELAND, Ohio – BrewDog’s planned Cleveland expansion actually goes back several years, to right after the Scottish brewery landed in Ohio. BrewDog came to the United States in 2015, choosing Ohio as its first location in this country. It broke ground that year in Canal-Winchester southeast of Columbus and opened the taproom in early 2017.
Cleveland Scene

'Lost Restaurants of Downtown Cleveland' Digs Deep to Explore Familiar and Obscure Eateries and the Society That Existed Around Them

They say to never judge a book by its cover, but to be honest, that’s precisely what I did when a copy of “Lost Restaurants of Downtown Cleveland” landed on my desk. Expecting to find the predictable round-up of dearly departed Cleveland restaurants, accompanied by the same boilerplate descriptions we have read time and again, I was prepared to add the book to my ever-growing stack of review copies.
Ashtabula Star Beacon

Fitness business opens on Center Street in Ashtabula

ASHTABULA — Courtney and Matthew Anderson celebrated the opening of their Center Street fitness business on Saturday with clients, friends and business leaders. Functioning High Intensity Interval Training, or F.H.I.I.T., was the focal point of activity as the Greater Ashtabula Chamber of Commerce held the ribbon cutting to welcome them to their new building at Castle Block Properties just west of Park Avenue on Center Street.

Pierre’s brings back pumpkin pie ice cream

CLEVELAND, Ohio -- Fall means pumpkin-flavored everything, and Pierre’s is following the trend this year. The Cleveland-based ice cream brand has brought back its seasonal pumpkin pie ice cream for the fall and winter seasons. Pumpkin pie ice cream is available at most stores now. The flavor incorporates pumpkin puree...

Holden Forests & Gardens Celebrates Trees and Autumn with Fun Experiences for All Ages People for Trees will plant trees throughout Cleveland this fall

(CLEVELAND) – Experience fall in all of its beauty this September and October at the Holden Arboretum and Cleveland Botanical Garden. From onsite experiences to classes and community tree plantings, autumn comes to life at Holden Forests & Gardens. The first official day of the fall season is Wednesday, September 22, 2021.
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Powerball drawing: Your chance to win $472 million happens tonight

CLEVELAND (WJW) — Tonight might be your night if you have the winning ticket for the Powerball drawing. Powerball winning numbers are announced at 11 p.m. on Mondays, Wednesdays and Saturdays and today’s jackpot is up to $472 million. Mega Millions drawings are held at 11:00 p.m. on Tuesdays and...

Pumpkins & Piranhas returning to Greater Cleveland Aquarium

CLEVELAND, Ohio -- The spooky Halloween season will settle in at the Greater Cleveland Aquarium next month, for the building’s Pumpkins & Piranhas event. The fun will take place in the weekdays leading up to Halloween, with extended hours from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., Oct. 27-29. On those days, attendees are encouraged to wear their Halloween costumes to the aquarium for some Halloween fun, according to a press release.
Cleveland Scene

Here’s the Lineup For Grog Shop’s Anniversary Weekend

The Grog Shop turns 29 years old this month, and the club just announced a special series of shows to celebrate. On Thursday, Big Freedia brings bounce music to the club. She'll tear the roof off with support from Me::You and DJ Zoe Lapin. On Friday, Actual Form, the Missed,...