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Author Archives: Kevin Kelley

Council reluctant to stand in way of Coffinberry development

Council’s move appeared to be a rejection of a call by some Coffinberry Neighborhood residents for a moratorium on new housing developments in the city.

One final run for Emily

The final Emily’s Rainbow Run takes place Sunday morning at the athletic track at Westlake High School, 27830 Hilliard Blvd. The four-mile race begins at 8 a.m., with the two-mile run/walk beginning five minutes later. A kids’ fun run is scheduled for 9:15 a.m. The registration fee is $20 for adults, $15 for those 18 and younger, and $10 for kids fun-run participants.

Study: No obvious choice for elementary school configuration

If pursued, Phase II would focus on the district’s elementary school buildings. Besides the matter of asking voters to financially support facility improvements, the key question is whether the district should maintain its current neighborhood school configuration, with buildings relatively close to children’s homes. The alternative would be a grade-level configuration, with fewer, centrally located, larger school buildings.

Fifth annual Fairview Business Showcase set for Thursday

The expo, which is free to the public, allows consumers to learn more about area businesses, service contractors, shops and restaurants. Now in its fifth year, the event takes place from 2 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the Gemini Center, 21225 Lorain Road.