Downtown Cleveland

CLEVELAND – Two officers were assaulted late Tuesday night during an altercation in downtown Cleveland. Cleveland police said the fight happened around 10:45 p.m. at West 6th Street and St Clair Avenue. Cleveland EMS said two officers were transported to MetroHealth Medical Center with minor injuries. Police say the people involved in the fight took off once police […]

CLEVELAND – Thursday, the first large-scale group protesting the Republican National Convention will gather in Cleveland. It’s holding a convention of its own, complete with a march through downtown. The National Convention of the Oppressed runs from July 14 through the 17. Organizers say they want their message heard, but they do not want violence. […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – The American Unity Fund, a conservative nonprofit, is hosting a brunch under the Big Tent at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame during the 2016 Republican National Convention. The nonprofit says it is dedicated to advancing the cause of freedom for LGBT Americans. The brunch will be held July 20. […]

CLEVELAND – Between the RNC and booming residential property, downtown Cleveland is becoming a great location for retail. There are 7 pop-up stores moving into The Arcade during the Republican National Convention.  “You have a downtown population that’s absolutely exploding. And you have a number of visitors coming to town exploding,” David Gilbert, President of […]

DOWNTOWN CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – Officials for the republican National Convention tell Cleveland 19 that about halfway through the shortest time frame for transitioning the Q from a basketball arena to the site of a political convention the task is more than halfway complete. 2016 REPUBLICAN NATIONAL CONVENTION Deputy Press Secretary for the RNC told Cleveland 19 […]

CLEVELAND – A man is facing charges for slashing another man in the face after an argument at the Jack Casino in downtown Cleveland. Police say the two men got into an argument. Officers arrested Jowell Bell-King. Court records say he used a box cutter, cutting the victim in the face and lower back. The […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – The building superintendent is working on the water “pumping” issue in the Justice Center Courts Tower. According to a spokesperson, the…

CLEVELAND — The Republican National Convention will be a blend of work and play. And the partying for the Republicans will be allowed to go longer…

CLEVELAND – The City of Cleveland will receive $50 million in security funding for next year’s Republican National Convention. The federal Fiscal Year 2016 appropriations…

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – Columbia Property Trust has announced that the Key Tower and Marriott Hotel have been put up for sale. The company said in…

CLEVELAND- Fox News announced on Tuesday the candidates who will participate in the first Republican presidential debate. The GOP debate will be held at 9…

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – You’ve heard of the movement behind #BlackLivesMatter. Now a national conference comes to Cleveland this weekend. Hundreds from all over the world are…