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Work on Safe Routes projects to start next summer

Work on 13 infrastructure improvements in and around Fairview Park’s public schools will begin in the summer of 2015 now that the Ohio Department of Transportation has awarded the city’s Safe Routes to School project $350,000 in grants. ODOT administers the program and funds 20 percent of the grants. The rest of the money comes from the federal Department of Transportation.

Thousands of online video tutorials now available at Porter Library

In addition to instruction on computer software, offers video tutorials on subjects ranging from business and marketing to photography and computer programming. The company said is adds an average of 60 new courses each month.

Irish American Club to screen documentary on hall-of-fame boxer

For a decade in the early 20th century, Johnny Kilbane held the world featherweight boxing title. When the Cleveland native returned from the 1912 contest in California in which he won the title, 200,000 people lined the street to welcome him back.

Mayor presses Giant Eagle for upgrade of Fairview Centre store

Mayor Eileen Patton said she had previously been told that no such upgrade of the Fairview Centre store would take place until sales at the store increased. However, the mayor argues that better sale numbers will not appear until the store has a fresh, remodeled atmosphere.