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Bay hires one firefighter, starts preparing for other expected opening

By Jeff Gallatin Bay Village City officials have hired one firefighter and are making initial preparations for bringing in another to deal with retirements and maintain full shift staffing in the fire department. Mark Obran, who was a city of Lorain firefighter, and also is an Amherst volunteer firefighter and certified paramedic, started with the [...]

Westlake, North Olmsted looking to raise speed limit on Crocker/Stearns link from 35 to 45 mph

By Jeff Gallatin Westshore City officials in Westlake and North Olmsted are considering raising the speed limit on the Crocker/Stearns roadway between Center Ridge and Lorain roads from 35 to 45 miles per hour. North Olmsted City Council was scheduled to introduce the legislation at its regular meeting last night – the first since its [...]

Participants let city know what they think at master plan update session

By Jeff Gallatin North Olmsted Organizers for the “What Do You Think?” workshop held Thursday believe they got a good piece of people’s minds at the latest meeting seeking input for the upcoming update of North Olmsted’s master plan. About 65 people attended the event at John Knox Presbyterian Church. It was put on by [...]

Repairs getting underway for troublesome middle school hallway

By Jeff Gallatin North Olmsted District officials hope they will be plugging some of the leaks at the middle school before the 2014-2015 school year after a repair contract was approved by the North Olmsted School Board of education. Board members unanimously approved at a July 30 special meeting awarding a contract for $44,500 to [...]