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Bay resident uses memories of escape from Holocaust to educate others

By Jeff Gallatin Bay Village A Bay Village resident, who uses memories of his escape to freedom in the Kindertransport to educate others about the Holocaust, passed along some of those recollections to Bay High School students Friday. Joel Darmstadter was one of 10,000 unaccompanied children under the age of 16 whom Great Britain’s Parliament […]

Council overrules committee, OKs buses at Butternut site

By Jeff Gallatin North Olmsted City Council overruled a committee recommendation to not allow school buses to be based at the current Butternut School site next year, and instead narrowly approved the North Olmsted City Schools’ plan to place the vehicles there. By a 4-3 margin, the full council approved at its April 5 regular […]

Teamwork stems tide of flooding problem at North Olmsted High School

By Jeff Gallatin North Olmsted A team effort by school and city workers, as well as students and staff at North Olmsted High School, helped curb problems caused by flooding at the high school Thursday morning. North Olmsted City Schools Superintendent Mike Zalar and North Olmsted High School Principal Jeff Stanton said the situation was […]

Bay, SAFEbuilt want to build on strong foundation by adding two years to pact

By Jeff Gallatin Bay Village Noting SAFEbuilt has built a strong foundation for Bay Village and itself since taking over the city’s building department in 2013, municipal officials are planning to extend the private firm’s contract for two years. City Council introduced legislation at Monday’s meeting exercising a clause in the original contract that gives […]