Kirk Winters

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Some Aviation History Is on the Verge of Being Lost in Ohio

In the history of powered flight, few places are as significant as Dayton, Ohio, the home of Orville and Wilbur Wright, the brothers who invented, built and flew the first successful airplane.<p>Dayton is where they created the plane that they so famously tested during a 12-second flight from Kitty …

National Parks

University of Chicago to stop requiring ACT and SAT scores for prospective undergraduates

For years, a debate has simmered at the nation’s universities and colleges over how much weight should be given to standardized tests as officials consider students for admission — and whether they should be required at all.<p>A growing number, including DePaul University, have opted to stop requiring …

FC Cincinnati to join MLS as expansion team next season

FC Cincinnati will join Major League Soccer next season as the league's newest expansion team.<p>MLS made the announcement on Tuesday evening at a …

Mid Ohio Race Proves IMSA Is The Most Exciting Sports Car Racing In The World Right Now

In stark juxtaposition to the incredibly meh 6 Hours of Spa on Saturday, this afternoon’s IMSA race provided infinitely more on-track action in less …

40 Things to Do in Cleveland Before You Die

It happens with startling regularity. You'll be talking with a family member or friend who's lived in Cleveland their entire life, and you'll bring …

Cleveland

What to know before booking on Wow, Icelandair

CLEVELAND, Ohio - Fly to Europe for as little as $99? It won't be that cheap for me, unfortunately.<p>Still, I suspect the $880 ticket I just booked for …

Flying

Two out of three people shot in the face in Cleveland this weekend dead

CLEVELAND - A man was shot in the face early Sunday morning in Cleveland over what police believe was a dice game gone bad.<p>Officers responded to the …

Here's Where to Find the Best French Fries in Cleveland

Who doesn't love a good french fry? Well, these 20 Northeast Ohio places go above and beyond when it comes to making the American classic. Whether …

First interstate Hyperloop could connect Chicago and Cleveland

It's not a done deal. Not even close.<p>But when two Hyperloop startups are competing for pretty similar routes, it sure sounds promising.<p>On Thursday, Hyperloop Transportation Technologies (HTT) announced it had signed agreements with regional planning authorities in Ohio and Illinois to fund a …

High-speed Rail

Superman statue needs new landing site, Rock Hall locale out

CLEVELAND, Ohio - Plans for the installation of a larger-than-life statue of Superman are once again up in the air. And not in a "Look, it's a …

Archaeology

2018 Winter Olympics Medal Count: Norway dominates, Team USA's final tally

Get an up-to-date total of all the gold, silver and bronze medals won at the Winter Games<p>The medals have all been handed out and the 2018 Winter …

Browns finish 0-16 so Perfect Season Parade is a go in Cleveland

NFL

The 22 Best Cleveland Bars and Breweries That Opened in 2017

The Cleveland bar and brewery scene continued to fly high this year. Here are 22 of the best recently-opened options in Northeast Ohio. Cheers!

Cleveland

Cleveland to host Midwest college sailing championships this weekend from Old Coast Guard Station

CLEVELAND, Ohio - Cleveland is hosting its first college sailing regatta Saturday, with 14 teams in the Midwest Fall Championships.<p>The event will …

Coast Guard

Brantley on Indians' ALDS roster after latest comeback

CLEVELAND (AP) — Indians All-Star Michael Brantley has made yet another comeback — at the perfect time.<p>The left fielder is on Cleveland's AL Division …

Fresh produce grows big results for Akron startup

Craine said that the primary thing that sets Vigeo's products apart is that the company sells their basil and eight types of lettuce "live." They are …

Aquaponics

Medical Mutual closes $37 million deal for its HQ

Medical Mutual of Ohio became the owner of the Rose Building complex in downtown Cleveland after paying $37 million to buy it from a lender …

Real Estate

Green Ribbon Coalition touts "land bridge" for downtown lakefront instead of Rosales design (photos)

CLEVELAND, Ohio - The city and Cuyahoga County have been mostly mum for two years on whether the iconic pedestrian bridge designed by Boston …

Urban Design

Grog Shop at 25

CLEVELAND, Ohio - Kathy Blackman was 24-years-old when she planted her music venue, the Grog Shop, in Coventry Village in 1992. 11 years later, it …

IngenuityFest Brings Three Days of Art and More to Cleveland This Weekend

click to enlarge<p>After a successful relaunch last year in its new home at the former Osborn Manufacturing Company, IngenuityFest returns to the Saint …

2018 Honda Accord Enters Production

Honda invests $267 million in Ohio facilities<p>The 2018 Honda Accord entered mass production today at the Marysville Auto Plant in Ohio. Expect the revamped midsize sedan to go on sale this fall, with hybrid models arriving in the winter.<p>To support production of the new Accord, Honda is investing …

Honda Accord

Perfect 20: Indians’ record-tying win streak is even more amazing than it seems

CLEVELAND — Consider what it means for a baseball team to outscore its opponents over the course of a season by 100 runs. That's better than a half-run per game, spread out over 162 games. That's a darn fine season. World Series have been won by teams, such as the 2015 Kansas City Royals, who …

Orioles fall victim to Indians’ 17th straight win

CLEVELAND — Another empty day for the Baltimore Orioles bats meant another win for the Cleveland Indians, whose 4-2 victory Saturday at Progressive Field was their 17th straight and dropped the Orioles back to .500 at 71-71.<p>Over their current three-game skid, the Orioles' league-leading offense in …

Cleveland Indians may be the best team in baseball, says columnist Joe Posnanski

CLEVELAND, Ohio -- National columnist Joe Posnanski says growing up in South Euclid and living through all the agony of the Indians and Browns in the …

Baseball

Window customers go crazy after winning collective $2 million in free products as Indians log 15th straight victory (video)

CLEVELAND, Ohio - Cleveland Indians fans won $2 million worth of free window products and services Thursday night in a wild promotion that came to …

Customers

The Indians won their 16th straight game and are now in the top-20 all-time win streaks

When are they going to slow down?<p>Stunningly, or maybe not so stunningly seeing as it was their 16th straight win, the Indians won again on Friday night to stretch their streak. Seriously, can they slow down a little? They’re making the Dodgers feel self-conscious.<p>By beating the Orioles by a final …

Cleveland's colorful Pop Life building featured on cover of international design magazine

CLEVELAND, Ohio - Earlier this month, East London-based artist Camille Walala put the final touches of paint on the former Key Bank building in the …

Art

Why I am Moving to Cleveland — Corey Snipes

My wife and I are planning a family move in 2018, relocating from Denver to Cleveland. There’s no one thing that’s pushing or pulling us, really. …

Farm-to-table

ODOT's new Towpath Trail segment below Inner Belt bridges heals urban scar (photos, video)

CLEVELAND, Ohio - The interstate highway system, authorized by Congress in 1956, made it possible to zoom across America's wide-open spaces with …

Urban Design

Cleveland Metroparks' Edgewater Beach House is the architectural hit of the summer (photos, video)

CLEVELAND, Ohio - At the risk of stating the obvious, it's clear that the new Cleveland Metroparks Edgewater Beach House is the architectural hit of …

Lake Erie