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Rec department to launch online survey

The city is collaborating on the survey with Kent State University’s sports marketing program, which is providing it expertise at no cost. KSU students will later give presentations on the survey results to City Council, the Recreation Commission and the public.

High school principal to step down at the end of the year

By Sue Botos Rocky River Rocky River High School Principal Debra Bernard has kept two framed sayings with her throughout her career in education. One states that “Rule #1” for raising children is spending half as much money and twice as much time. The other defines “priorities” as having the passion to make life better [...]

Partisan politics enters rec fee discussion

Annual fees for members of the Westlake Recreation Center will not increase in 2015. But the number of members and the income they generate have been basically flat during the past four years, a fact that concerns City Council President Mike Killeen.

Concrete barriers by Cahoon Park cliffs a temporary fix, officials say

By Jeff Gallatin Bay Village City officials have implemented a short-term solution to stop vehicles from being able to go over the cliffs in Cahoon Park. Bay Village safety-service Director Scott Thomas said Friday service department workers have put several concrete barriers up by the cliffs in the park. The move comes after a 69-year-old [...]