Erica Campbell spoke about a simple, but important concept for today’s EricaIsm. No matter what you’re dealing with, your situation could really be so much worse than it actually is. Watch Erica remind you to focus on your blessings in the video above! Hear more of this EricaIsm in the audio player below, and tune in […]

  Some of you might have grown up hearing Dick Clark play songs on American Bandstand, asking for ratings from eager teens. If it was a song with a strong beat, it rated high. My mom would get a high mother rating because she provided a beat for my life I could “dance to.” The […]

  Maxine Powell, the mentor behind the smooth success and individual charm of Motown Records’ stars for almost five decades, died Monday, the Detroit Free Press reported. She was 98. Powell, who started as a personal development coach with Motown in 1964, was known for teaching Motown artists how to walk, talk and even think […]

  When you’re feeling stressed out about the kids, what do you do? If you’re Karen Clark-Sheard, you enjoy a little retail therapy and a good chat with a close girlfriend. This is precisely what the first lady did during a taping of BET’s “The Sheards,” while hat shopping with, and confiding in her “mentor,” […]

MENTOR, OH (WOIO) – A bad accident shut down Mentor’s Center Street Bridge in both directions late Monday morning. The accident happened around 10:30 a-m and the bridge did not re-open until around 2:30 p-m. Officers say four vehicles, including an ambulance, were involved in the wreck. One vehicle went left of center and hit […]

A Mentor ambulance was involved in a crash on Route 615 Monday. The fire department said that three vehicles, including the EMS vehicle were involved on the bridge over the railroad tracks. Route 615 is expected to be closed in both directions for at least an hour. A worker nearby said that a pickup truck […]

MENTOR, Ohio – Mentor is one of the top 100 places to live in the United States. It ranks 37th on a recent CNN Money list . The top 100 also includes West Chester, Ohio, outside of Cincinnati, ranked at number 32.

It's the closing ceremony for the Breakfast Club reading program at Bay Shore, New York's Fifth Avenue Elementary School. First and second graders chatter and giggle with the prospect of a long summer ahead of them.