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More scammers looking to make a buck, police say

By Jeff Gallatin Westshore Scam artists appear to be throwing an even bigger phishing net than usual this year in an effort to catch a few victims who will part with their hard-earned money because of the crooks’ scare tactics, government officials said. Calls from citizens about scam operations such as phony computer and tax [...]

Police taking steps to secure Cahoon Park cliff area after apparent suicide

By Jeff Gallatin Bay Village City police are reviewing possible steps to better secure the area around the cliffs in Cahoon Park after a 69-year-old Bay Village man drove his car over the cliff in the park east of the Bay Village Boat Club. It is the second car to go over the cliff in [...]

St. Richard decision up to local church, Diocese official says

By Jeff Gallatin North Olmsted A final decision about the possible use of the former St. Richard School as a middle school facility while a new sixth- through 12th-grade school is built for the North Olmsted school district is largely up to officials at St. Richard Church, a Diocese of Cleveland spokesman said about the [...]

As North Olmsted celebrates its history, the future looks good, Kennedy says

By Jeff Gallatin North Olmsted As North Olmsted celebrates its bicentennial in 2015, North Olmsted Mayor Kevin Kennedy Thursday recounted recent happenings that he thinks point to a promising future for the city. “I would like to offer some reflection on last year, but more importantly, focus on what lies ahead in the year to [...]