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Man pleads guilty to murdering pregnant Akron woman

AKRON, Ohio (WOIO) - A man who shot and killed a pregnant woman in April 2022 pleaded guilty in Summit County Common Pleas Court. Jeremiah Williams, 21, was convicted of involuntary manslaughter and felonious assault. Akron police said on April 14, 2022, there was a shootout between two groups of...

3 Bakeries To Check Out in the Cleveland Area

Are you looking for a bakery with great baked goods?. If you're in Greater Cleveland, you should check out these places (this list is not at all comprehensive!). This bakery in Cleveland's Tremont neighborhood offers wonderful treats that are made from scratch with high-quality ingredients. Check out their delectable cupcakes. You can find flavors such as strawberry cassata (vanilla cake with vanilla buttercream and pastry cream plus strawberry preserves), chocolate fig and cheese (devil's food cake with fig and wine compote plus cream cheese filling), and lemon raspberry (lemon cake with lemon curd and raspberry jam). They also have great brioche donuts that are made fresh every day and frequently sell out, so if you want one, try to come to the bakery early in the morning. If you don't have much of a sweet tooth, check out their croissants and breakfast sandwiches, which come on their brioche bread.

LeBron James' Cleveland Cavaliers era, as told by teammate Kevin Love

(Editor’s Note: Kevin Love is a five-time All-Star and former Cleveland teammate with LeBron James, who is set to become the NBA's all-time leading scorer. Love played four seasons with James and won the title with him in 2016, when the Cavaliers overcame a 3-1 deficit in the Finals to win Cleveland's first professional sports championship since 1964. Love reflected on his time with James for The Associated Press.)
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Valentine’s Day: Girl Scout Cookie Brownies & Strawberry Cream Puffs

CLEVELAND, Ohio (WJW) — Chocolate brownies topped with Girl Scout Cookie flavors and cream puffs filled with strawberry whipped cream! Award-winning pastry chef Maureen Leonard from Tri-C’s Hospitality Management Center shared recipes for both of these sweet treats with Fox 8’s Kristi Capel. Chef Leonard is a tenured professor specializing in Pastry Arts at Tri-C and also is an award-winning Girl Scout Cookie baker. To learn more about the Tri-C Hospitality Management Center click here.

Pavement to be honoured with album-themed pierogi at Ohio restaurant

Pavement are to be honoured with some album-themed pierogi at an Ohio restaurant next week. The event will take place in Parma, Ohio. According to Pitchfork, it will see “local businesses Schnitz Ale Brewery, Rudy’s Strudel, and the Current Year Records and Tapes joining forces for the ticketed event, which will feature ‘special varieties of Pavement pierogi,’ paired beer flights to match, and a vinyl DJ set by the band’s own Bob Nastanovich.”

Looking for Great Bubble Tea in the Suburbs of Cleveland? You Should Check Out This Place in Westlake, Ohio

I'm lactose-intolerant and prone to cavities. So naturally, I love bubble tea, which contains both milk and tons of sugar. The other week, after watching Marcel the Shell with Shoes On (a beautiful film that might or might not have made me tear up) at the movie theater in Westlake, I was craving bubble tea, so I walked to Pacific East, a local restaurant that serves great sushi and, of course, great bubble tea.

Phil Your Glass: Celebrating the arrival of fresh figs

I could understand Eve conceding had the evil serpent tempted her with a fresh fig. Fresh figs are one of my favorite fruits. They bring back so many fond memories. As a first grader, I remember helping my father bury the family fig tree to protect it from the chilly Northeast Ohio winter at our home on Burns Avenue in Akron. And good friend Nick Alexander would always have a handful of fresh figs to sample from one of his 19 backyard trees. I swear his North Hill backyard had a mini Mediterranean micro climate. Nick had a green thumb and a heart twice the size of the Jolly Green Giant.