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Middle school students would go to Pine starting in 2015-16, if bond levy passes

By Jeff Gallatin North Olmsted If voters approve in November a North Olmsted school districtproposal to build a new sixth through 12th grade facility, district administration officials plan, starting with the 2015-2016 school year, to put the current middle school students at the current Pine Intermediate School and students from that school to other district [...]

Eagle flies high as Lake Erie Nature & Science Center staffers release it back into wild

By Jeff Gallatin Bay Village One of the Lake Erie Nature & Science Center’s youngsters flew the coop Thursday, and center staffers and wildlife specialists couldn’t be happier. “That’s awesome. It’s always great to see this,” said Amy LeMonds, director of wildlife at the center, shortly after a male bald eagle under a year old [...]

Zalar pleased with overall progress mark, seeks improvement in other areas

By Jeff Gallatin North Olmsted Superintendent Mike Zalar said recently he was pleased with some portions of the annual state report card results released Sept. 13, while also noting the district would look for improvement as well. “I am extremely pleased that the district received an A for overall progress (growth),” he said. “This is [...]

Bay working on project upgrades for Bay High School, Normandy Elementary, parking lots

By Jeff Gallatin BAY VILLAGE District officials want to pave the way now for improvements to school parking lots next summer as part of capital improvements work being done in the district. Superintendent Clint Keener said in addition to work already scheduled on the Bay High School parking lot off Wolf Road, district officials now [...]