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Dewey Limpert remembered for service, fairness

By Jeff Gallatin North Olmsted One of North Olmsted’s first families lost one of its most well-known and respected members Friday. Dewey Limpert, 91, passed away Friday after an illness. Limpert served 22 years as a City Councilman at-large and council president, was a decorated World War II Army combat veteran in General George Patton’s […]

Bay approves last of new employee contracts

By Jeff Gallatin Bay Village With the May 23 approval by City Council of a new three-year contract with the city fire department’s union, Bay Village has agreement with all of its employee unions. Officials said the new contract mirrors all the other contracts by giving the workers pay increases in each of the three […]

Caleris, Moore join schools administrative staff

By Jeff Gallatin North Olmsted Two veteran administrators are moving to the North Olmsted School district’s administrative team for the 2016-2017 school year. Chris Caleris, current Butternut School Principal and a 14-year teacher and administrator in the district, will become coordinator of pupil services and work with Lisa Ryan, director of pupil services. Scott Moore, […]

Queenswood Bridge slated for replacement

By Jeff Gallatin Bay Village City officials are happy to endorse the old saying “Good things come to those who wait,” when it comes to repairing the Queenswood Bridge. Mayor Debbie Sutherland said last week Ohio Department of Transportation officials notified the city it will be getting a state grant of nearly $4 million to […]