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Barreling into summer: Orange barricades roll into city streets

Rocky River By Sue Botos Drivers may have noted the orange barrels lined up on the curb of Wooster Road between Center Ridge Road and Hilliard Boulevard on July 8, heralding the massive soon-to-begin water line project on that street. What wasn’t expected was the barrels’ jump to the middle of the road on July […]

C-SPAN bus offers moving exhibit of US political process

(Editor’s note: The C-SPAN bus will be at Crocker Park, parked outside of Anthropologie, in Westlake the afternoon of Tuesday, July 19.) By Sue Botos Westshore The 45-foot-long, customized bus cruising around the area this week could easily be the private transportation a Republican Party VIP. But the public is welcome aboard the vehicle, adorned in […]

Police to trim numbers for RNC, will beef up local patrols

By Sue Botos Rocky River While the local police profile at the upcoming Republican National Convention in downtown Cleveland will be reduced, residents can expect to see more officers on city streets next week. Before its Committee of the Whole session July 5, City Council held a special meeting for the third reading and passage […]

Lake Road rezone builds foundation for condo development

By Sue Botos Rocky River The projected construction of a condominium complex on Lake Road adjacent to Breezevale Cove remains a controversial topic. However, the city’s Planning Commission has paved the way for developer Brickhaus Properties by approving the rezoning of two land parcels west of Breezevale from single to multi-family. Chairman William Bishop told […]