11:31 AM Jul 13, 2010

The game show "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire" will host tryouts for contestants starting at 7 a.m. Wednesday at the Nautica Pavilion in downtown Cleveland. The last tryout session will be at 11 a.m.

3:36 PM Jul 12, 2010

Harvey Pekar, a nationally-known underground comics writer and Cleveland icon, is dead at age 70. Pekar was best known for his American Splendor series

11:20 AM Jul 9, 2010

I know that everyone is mad about ol' what's his name leaving Cleveland. But when I woke up this morning and thought about the latest Cleveland sports disappointment, I realized that in the long run, I remain optimistic about the future of the Cleveland Cavaliers.

4:52 PM Jul 6, 2010

Robert Christgau — maybe the best-known, best-respected rock critic in the United States — has decided to end his influential monthly Consumer Guide column, which provided capsule reviews and letter grades for pop albums.

4:14 PM Jun 28, 2010

By now, if you pay attention to politics, you've heard that U.S. Sen. Robert Byrd, 92, has died.

12:07 AM Jun 24, 2010

BLOG: Sandusky

5:18 PM Jun 21, 2010


If you're a Romeo who lives in Ohio and you venture west across the Michigan border, you'd best be careful. Women in Michigan are not to be trifled with.

Here's the relevant criminal statute from the Michigan penal code:

12:16 PM Jun 4, 2010

June 12 is the deadline for voting to choose a famous Ohioan who will represent the state with a statue at the U.S. Capitol.

The Milan folks campaigning for Tom Edison have ballots available for download here.

10:30 AM May 28, 2010

Through June 5, the Erie County Humane Society's shelter is having a "sale" on cats. Any cat in the shelter is available for $19, as opposed to the usual $60 fee. 

5:37 PM May 18, 2010

Serious, high-minded journalists will no doubt spend the next few days discussing the case of U.S. Rep. Mark Souder, R-Ind., a socially-conservative, "family-values" Republican who is resigning after confessing an affair with one of his aides.

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