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School officials consider different middle school facility options after state OKs funding help

By Jeff Gallatin North Olmsted School officials are considering different potential middle school facility construction plans after officials from the Ohio Facilities Construction Commission (OFCC) told them Friday the district is eligible to receive 12 percent of its construction costs from the state. Among the facilities work being considered by school officials are construction of [...]

Westshore residents, others can utilize ballot by mail for county primary

By Jeff Gallatin WESTSHORE Cuyahoga County voting by mail opened April 1, and area officials are encouraging voters to again take advantage of this alternative. Board of Elections Director Pat McDonald said voting by mail is easier for many voters. “The Cuyahoga County Board of Elections is encouraging voters to take advantage of this safe, [...]

Current assistant coach, head track coach being recommended for Bay head football coach

By Jeff Gallatin Bay Village District officials are nearing the goal line in the district’s search for a head football coach and a new math teacher, with recommendations planned for both at the April Bay Village Board of Education meeting. “I hope to have recommendations for both positions ready for the board to consider at [...]

North Olmsted police obtain new digital radios, firefighters seeking new breathing gear

By Jeff Gallatin Westshore North Olmsted officials are working on using federal grants to upgrade communications and safety equipment in its police and fire departments. City Council approved at its March 1 meeting accepting Cuyahoga County’s offer of 20 MARCS multiagency digital radios for the police department. The county obtained the radios via a federal [...]