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North Olmsted authorizes Groden to testify on behalf of Common Core

By Jeff Gallatin North Olmsted North Olmsted school district officials authorized board of education Vice President Terry Groden to testify before the Ohio Legislature this week on the Common Core State Standards, saying the district is in favor of the program. Groden brought the subject up at the board’s Aug. 20 regular meeting, saying he [...]

City again seeking CDBG funds to help finish Country Club Boulevard project

By Jeff Gallatin North Olmsted North Olmsted officials are hoping the third time is the charm in its attempt to get additional funds to finish a Country Club Boulevard streetscaping project. City Council’s Streets and Transportation Committee was scheduled to discuss last night the city’s application to Cuyahoga County for Community Development Block Grant funds [...]

District shows first renderings of proposed 6-12 school

By Jeff Gallatin North Olmsted School officials unveiled at city Homecoming festivities the initial renderings of the proposed sixth- through 12th-grade facility that is the heart of the $80 million facilities bond levy on the November ballot. Citizens got a chance to look at the renderings – which were on display Thursday in the main [...]

Proposed skate and bike park expansion withdrawn

By Jeff Gallatin Westshore Officials for the Bay Skate & Bike Park have withdrawn plans for a proposed expansion of the facility after a disagreement with City Council’s Parks and Recreation Committee about the amount of information needed for the proposal. Proponents of the skate park expansion said the committee made excessive requests for additional [...]