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City hopes to derail train noise concerns

By Sue Botos Rocky River To some, the sound of a train horn at night can be comforting. To others, it’s a nuisance that interrupts their slumber. With an increase in the number of trains rumbling through the city, Mayor Pam Bobst recently met with neighboring mayors as well as congressional representatives and Norfolk Southern […]

School, library hope new crosswalk will close ‘Librarygate’

By Sue Botos Rocky River After years of controversy, some heated debate and the weighing of several options, the Rocky River Public Library Board of Trustees, the school board and parents hope they are on the same side of the fence when it comes to alleviating traffic problems in the area of the library and […]

Rocky River schools consider saying ‘OHYES’ to student health and safety survey

By Sue Botos Rocky River When it comes to risky behaviors like drinking and drug use, it’s often tough to get accurate information from teens. School officials hope that participation in OHYES! (Ohio Healthy Youth Environments Survey) may help paint an accurate picture to better gauge needed services. During the school board’s August committee of […]

Whole Foods grand opening set for Sept. 23

By Sue Botos Rocky River Seeds planted by a grassroots campaign in 2009 to open a Whole Foods in Rocky River will attain full bloom when the much-anticipated healthy foods market opens its doors on Sept. 23 in the River Square Shopping Plaza on Detroit Road. “That Facebook page helped,” the store’s team leader, John […]