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Ex Bay JV coach labeled a sex offender, being evaluated for treatment program

By Jeff Gallatin Westshore A former Bay High JV basketball coach must register for life as a sex offender and is being sent to a court psychiatric clinic for evaluation for treatment, Kevin Fillinger, 27, of Fairview Park was sentenced Nov. 19 in Cuyahoga County Common Pleas Court for sexual assault charges stemming from incidents [...]

Three Bay teenagers get community service, probation in phony ice bucket challenge case sentencing

By Jeff Gallatin BAY VILLAGE Three Bay Village teenagers who admitted to dumping a vile concoction containing urine, tobacco spit and water on a friend in a now infamous phony ice bucket challenge were sentenced Monday to community service and journal requirements for their role in the incident. All three – two Bay High School [...]

Bay filling administrative positions in the city

By Jeff Gallatin Bay Village Bay Village administration and City Council officials are taking steps to fill gaps in the administrative staff. City Council Monday placed on second reading the hiring of a part-time human resources administrator. That move comes the same day as the new assistant director of community services, Connie Lupica, started for [...]

Exercise equipment approved for Cahoon Park

By Jeff Gallatin Bay Village City Council took a deep breath Monday and approved by a 5-2 vote placing exercise equipment at different stations in Cahoon Park – contingent upon the funds being raised through corporate donations. With the move, former City Councilman Clete Miller and businessman and current Board of Zoning Appeals Board member [...]