Valley City, OH


Ohio woman kidnapped at home, locked in her car

GARFIELD HEIGHTS, Ohio (WJW) — Garfield Heights police are investigating a kidnapping that happened on Saturday morning. Police responded to a call of the kidnapping in progress in the 13000 block of Bangor Avenue around 6 a.m., according to a press release. When police got there they say they found a woman who’d been bound […]

38-year-old man dies after being punched at East Cleveland gas station

EAST CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) - A 38-year-old Cleveland man died Saturday after getting punched at a Euclid Avenue gas station by an unidentified suspect. East Cleveland police said William Robinson was at the Gas USA in the 15000 block of Euclid Avenue around 3:16 a.m. Saturday, when he got into a verbal argument with the suspect inside the gas station.

Local restaurants using air-filtering systems to combat COVID

CLEVELAND (WJW) — Local restaurants are using state-of-the-art air filtering systems to combat COVID-19. Barley House, Harry Buffalo and Rebol say they are using ActivePure units in areas of their restaurants where customers spend most of their time. Studies show the COVID-killing units significantly help reduce surface and airborne contaminants, odors and pollutants at a […]

Ohio restaurants working to overcome labor shortages

Raising Cane's, a Louisiana-based chicken fingers restaurant chain, is expanding into Northeast Ohio at a time when many businesses, large and small, find it hard to fill job openings. Its second Summit County restaurant opened Tuesday in Cuyahoga Falls, just months after opening its first local one in Macedonia. Raising...
Daily Record

Gym numbers are down, Wooster's Fall into Fitness raffles hopes to change that

As the pandemic drags on, some health and wellness centers are feeling the pinch as many people still don't feel comfortable working out in public. This is especially true for Jeremy Branter, the health and wellness supervisor at Wooster Community Hospital. He oversees the hospital's gym at HealthPoint, 3727 Friendsville Road, Wooster.

Cleveland Museum of Art surprised by new discoveries in effort to reconstruct Cambodian statue of Krishna

Cleveland Museum of Art surprised by new discoveries in effort to reconstruct Cambodian statue of Krishna. A close-up view of the head-and-body section of the Cleveland Museum of Art's monumental, 7th-century Cambodian sculpture, “Krishna Lifting Mount Govardhan,’’ which the museum acquired in 1973. Severance Fund. 2 / 18. Cleveland Museum...
Morning Journal

Oberlin Heritage Center hosts one last History Walk weekend Nov. 5-7

The Oberlin Heritage Center is asking people to join staff members and docents for the final outdoor tour weekend of the year, Nov. 5-7, which also incorporates an Oberlin College Parents Weekend, according to a news release. History walks are open to the public as well as to campus visitors,...
Cleveland Jewish News

SouthPark Mall to celebrate 25th year

SouthPark Mall will celebrate its 25th anniversary Oct. 15 through Oct. 17 at 500 Southpark Center in Strongsville. The mall opened Oct. 16, 1996. Festivities will begin at 4 p.m. Oct. 15 with live music performances, a retailer fall fashion show, a beer garden hosted by the JD Breast Cancer Foundation, a pumpkin patch by Richardson’s Farm to benefit the Strongsville High School music program, bounce houses, inflatables and food trucks.

Akron-Canton Airport marks 75 years with eye toward passenger growth

GREEN – The number of people flying commercial airlines in the United States has increased over the past year but still trails pre-pandemic levels, according to statistics collected by the Transportation Security Administration. In recent months more than twice as many people have passed through TSA checkpoints around the country...
Alliance Review

Robertson Kitchen & Bath Difference Maker: Samantha Young, Alliance

NAME – Samantha Young. JOB TITLE – Teacher's aide. HOW LONG WITH DISTRICT? – Five years. FAMILY – Married for five years to Lee; and children, Chloe, 13; Kaylyn, deceased; Joseph, 11; Damien, 10; and Bailey, 3. WHAT IS THE MOST REWARDING PART OF YOUR POSITION? – The most rewarding...

Lele's Leaf And Vine Features Plants And More

For years, I've driven past the former Rose Bowl florist location on 440 Portage Trail Ext West in Cuyahoga Falls. But it wasn't a few months ago that I decided to stop in just to buy a plant to brighten up my office. A friend mentioned to me a new plant store had opened in the space, Lele's Leaf and Vine.