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Wastewater treatment plant upgrades noted

By Jeff Gallatin North Olmsted City and project officials Thursday noted the completion of $38.56 million in upgrades to the North Olmsted Wastewater treatment plant with a brief ceremony. Officials offered a tour of the facilities to show the improvements, which were undertaken several years ago, largely to meet federal Environmental Protection Agency mandates for […]

Hamlin bench program offers way to honor people, groups with a good view

By Jeff Gallatin North Olmsted Longtime North Olmsted resident John Hamlin appreciated both a beautiful setting as well as a good place to sit, enjoy the view and other people’s company. John passed nearly two years ago, on Aug. 24 2013, but now Hamlin’s wife, Jacquie, has turned a special way of honoring those traits […]

Bay projects prompt heated debate, tie votes

By Jeff Gallatin Bay Village Consideration of two infrastructure project proposals at Monday’s special meeting of Bay Village City Council led to heated discussion, two deadlocked votes and a request for another special meeting. One item was the consideration of the $184,407 bid from Licursi Co. to make City Hall parking improvements, making it a […]

Ohio Connections Academy provides good educational opportunity, official says

By Jeff Gallatin North Olmsted Officials at the Ohio Connections Academy combine traditional educational techniques with the company’s online expertise to provide a 21st-century education for its online students, a school official said recently. Angela Dobbins, the school outreach manager, gave a presentation about the kindergarten to 12th grade online school, at the Radisson Hotel […]