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Monthly Archives: May, 2012

Method of collecting trash fee to change in 2013

Since the fee was instituted in April 2010 in the midst of a budget crisis, Republic Services, the city’s trash collection contractor, billed residents quarterly. Beginning in 2013, the $10 fee will appear on homeowners’ property tax bill.

Fort Lee Burneson sees return of the Blue and Grey

For the 22nd year, eighth-graders at the school organized a Civil War ball as part of their study of the 19th century conflict that divided America. At the Fort Lee Burneson Blue and Grey Ball, boys dressed as Union or Confederate soldiers, while girls dressed as Northern ladies or proper Southern belles Friday evening in the school’s gymnasium. They danced the waltz and the Virginia reel in front of proud parents.

Bay, North Olmsted Memorial Day veterans activities

BAY VILLAGE Bay Village American Legion Post 385 with assists from Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 249 and Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 9693  is organizing annual Memorial Day Parade and Activities. Memorial Day Schedule: 8 a.m. – assemble in Huntington Park 8:45 a.m. – March to Lakeside Cemetery 9 a.m. – March to Cahoon […]

Grow local, buy local, eat local

By Nicole Hennessy Westshore For most Midwesterners, food comes from a well-lit grocery store, where shoppers strolling down neatly organized aisles select items from shelves and place them in their carts. Of course, that’s not where the food really comes from; but sometimes, beneath those fluorescent grocery store lights, it’s easy to forget there are […]



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