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Sutherland leaving to run consulting business

By Jeff Gallatin Bay Village Saying “it’s time,” Debbie Sutherland, the longest-serving mayor in Bay Village history and a leader in many regional and state governmental activities for years, is retiring from public office effective Oct. 1. Sutherland was appointed to the post by City Council Oct. 2, 2000, replacing Tom Jelepis, who left office […]

Pokémon game craze a winner for North Olmsted fire education

By Jeff Gallatin North Olmsted North Olmsted City Fire Department officials hope Pokémon Go fans get some real winners by taking free safety items and information they’ve put out for the game players. After finding out Fire Station 1 and the department headquarters at 24291 Lorain Road is a Pokéstop on the current GPS-based smartphone […]

City expected to move forward on gaining access to Pine property for flood control

By Jeff Gallatin North Olmsted City Council was expected to consider last night a right of entry agreement which, if approved, would allow the city to move forward on building flood prevention facilities on property near Pine School currently owned by the North Olmsted School District. North Olmsted law Director Michael Gareau, Jr. said Monday […]

5.9-mill Bay school operating levy going to November ballot

By Jeff Gallatin Bay Village Bay Village School District officials opted for a middle of the road approach Monday, tentatively deciding to put a 5.9-mill operating levy on the November ballot. In unanimously giving initial approval to the 5.9-mill levy at the regular school board meeting, board members and school district administrators said they were […]