Monthly Archives: July, 2012
Despite the orange mesh fencing keeping it separate from the rest of Bohlken Park, and the red and white tent covering the servers and some of the tables, the first-ever beer garden at Fairview Park SummerFest, held July 13-15 this year, was rather inconspicuous.
By Jeff Gallatin Westshore Four Westshore cities continue their efforts to form a regional fire district or authority and plan to apply for $100,000 in state funds to help pay for a director to help implement the new organization. Mayors from Bay Village, Fairview Park, Rocky River and Westlake met with state Rep. Nan Baker July [...]
By Jeff Gallatin NORTH OLMSTED Longtime North Olmsted Board of Education member Mike Raig is ready to step into the huddle with the still being formed North Olmsted Stadium Foundation. Raig’s former colleagues on the North Olmsted school board at the July 18 regular school board meeting approved having him represent the board on the foundation as [...]
By Jeff Gallatin BAY VILLAGE A veteran Bay Village firefighter who recently reached a settlement with the city in a federal lawsuit has retired from the department this month after reaching the 20-year mark – leaving the already short-staffed department down another man. Firefighter Ron Westmoreland left the department July 6 – 20 years to the day [...]