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Dubowski tapped as North Olmsted Citizen of the Year

By Jeff Gallatin North Olmsted 2016 North Olmsted Community Council Citizen of the Year Tom Dubowski is going to have to make a few changes next year. Since 2004, Dubowski has read the names of past Citizens of the Year as their pictures scroll across a screen so people attending the annual dinner honoring the […]

North Olmsted flying varsity home football games to Avon, North Ridgeville for next two years

By Jeff Gallatin NORTH OLMSTED Relatively new conference foes Avon and North Ridgeville high schools are proving to be good friends for North Olmsted when it comes to varsity football games in the next two years. North Olmsted Superintendent Mike Zalar said that Avon High School will host North Olmsted’s first two home games in […]

Bay firefighters rescue man stuck on overturned kayak in Lake Erie

By Jeff Gallatin Bay Village Rescuing a man stuck atop a kayak on Lake Erie in the early morning hours of April 19 likely qualifies as a first for the Bay Village Fire Department, fire Chief Chris Lyons believes. “We’ve had cars go over cliffs in the early morning, swimmers and other boaters and animals […]

New path to make walk to the ballpark more pleasant in Bay

By Jeff Gallatin Bay Village Bay Village City School District officials have approved plans to make pedestrian traffic by Bay High School athletic fields a walk to the park starting later this year. Superintendent Clint Keener said work on the the new 5,000-foot-long paved path near all three baseball and softball fields will be done […]