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Low turnout for senior center tax meeting not necessarily a negative

By Sue Botos Rocky River Judging from the packed parking lot at the Rocky River Senior Center last week, Mayor Pam Bobst thought she might have had a good-sized turnout for her presentation about the proposed 0.5-percent income tax increase. However, only a handful of people awaited in the auditorium. “I should know better than [...]

Magnificat president to step down in June

    Rocky River By Sue Botos Magnificat High School’s Board of Directors announced, on Oct. 23, that Renata Rafferty will resign from her post as the school’s president in June of 2015. Rafferty, Magnificat’s first lay president, has held the position for two years. The board has accepted her request to conclude her service [...]

Bradstreet’s Landing celebrates the past; looks to the future

By Sue Botos Rocky River It was too windy to raise the British Red Ensign flag on the flag pole at Bradstreet’s Landing in Rocky River on Saturday, so two city workers unfurled the banner while historical re-enactor Ken Tischler, attired in the uniform of the British 64th Regiment of Foot, fired a salute from [...]

School administrators present facts, not fear, on Ebola

By Sue Botos Rocky River School officials report that they have been working closely with the Cuyahoga County Board of Health in an effort to provide facts and ease fears parents or residents may have regarding the potential threat of Ebola. During the school board’s October committee session, Superintendent Michael Shoaf stated that he and [...]