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Waterline break disrupts Lake Road in Bay Village

By Jeff Gallatin Bay Village Officials believe old age was a leading contributor to a major water line break which disrupted road traffic and cut off water service for nearly a day to part of Lake Road in Bay Village Thursday and Friday. Bay Village Safety/Service Director Scott Thomas said a crack broke the line, […]

Ebert likely to be interim mayor through 2016

By Jeff Gallatin BAY VILLAGE City law Director Gary Ebert likely will be appointed interim mayor for Bay Village through at least the remainder of 2016 after longtime Mayor Debbie Sutherland leaves office at the end of September, officials said. Bay Village City Council was scheduled to introduce the legislation making Ebert interim mayor at […]

Thomas retires after 36 years of public service

By Jeff Gallatin BAY VILLAGE After 36 years as a public servant in the safety and service departments of three cities, Scott Thomas is ready to be a private citizen. Thomas, currently the safety/service director for the city of Bay Village, told his workers and city officials yesterday he is retiring at the end of […]

Schools OK Pine School land agreement for basin

By Jeff Gallatin North Olmsted School district officials have formally approved allowing the city of North Olmsted onto property near Pine School – effectively enabling the city to start work on a retention basin. With the unanimous approval by the North Olmsted school board Thursday, board President John Lasko said the move clears the way […]