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Sunset residents maintain pressure on city council for new water pact

By Jeff Gallatin Bay Village Sunset Drive area residents in the last several days have maintained their campaign to have Bay Village City Council sign a new agreement with the Cleveland Division of Water and accept $1.2 million for work on water lines in Bay Village. Residents of the area sent a letter to City [...]

North Olmsted taking flight to deal with deer issue

By Jeff Gallatin North Olmsted City officials are taking to the air this week in an effort to deal with the deer issue in North Olmsted. Safety/Service Director Don Glauner said the city has hired a private contractor to do a deer herd count by flying over the city this week. “It will give us [...]

No apparent links in two North Olmsted threats, police say

By Jeff Gallatin North Olmsted City police haven’t found any evidence to link two late-February threats in two adjacent business areas. In the most recent threat, workers at the Marc’s in the west end of the Great Northern Shopping Plaza told police at 1:40 p.m. Feb. 25 they had received a bomb threat via the [...]

Staff, students not too tested by new PARCC in North Olmsted schools

By Jeff Gallatin North Olmsted School officials said preparation paid off as North Olmsted students this month began taking for the first time the PARCC (Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Career) computer testing. During the Feb. 18 regular school board meeting, Superintendent Mike Zalar and the district’s director of curriculum, instruction and [...]