Author Archives: Kevin Kelley
Saturday’s selection program, emceed by sportscaster Dan Coughlin, followed a day of interviews and area appearances the previous Saturday. This year’s judges were Westlake Mayor Dennis Clough, 1981 Ohio Rose and Strongsville resident Maureen Hennessey, and radio newscaster Jim McIntyre.
The application to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources seeks $119,672 for 2,720 feet of asphalt trail that will loop around Tri-City Park. According to the grant application, the eight-foot wide trail would be used for cycling, hiking, walking and in-line skating.
The Fairview Park City Schools Board of Education, which reserves the right to reject any bids, will vote on whether to accept or reject the Garland New Homes bid of $435,000 at a meeting at 6:30 p.m. March 3.
Growing up in Ireland, Maria Walsh watched the Rose selection program every August. The nationwide broadcast was an annual sign that summer was coming to an end and the new school year would soon begin, she recalled.