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Court gives city green light to raze Executive Club by year’s end

By Sue Botos Rocky River The torch that once burned in front of the Executive Club ran out of fuel long ago. Attempts by ownership to keep the structure standing have done the same. Now, the city has been given the go-ahead by the Cuyahoga County Common Pleas Court to demolish the building, along with […]

Moe’s Southwest Grill to host kick-off with benefits, community party

By Sue Botos Rocky River Before Moe’s Southwest Grill officially opens to the public on Aug. 28, the Atlanta-based fast-casual restaurant, at 21805 Center Ridge Road, will hold a pair of fundraisers and a “College and Community V.I.P.” party. On Aug. 26, the Southwestern-flavored eatery will hold an “all you can eat” benefit dinner and […]

Austrian royal jewel sparkles again in story of daring heist by Rocky River author

By Sue Botos Rocky River It may be the dream of many journalists to interview a real internationally known thief. But that’s exactly what writer Jennifer Bowers Bahney had the chance to do while researching her book “Stealing Sisi’s Star: How a Master Thief Nearly Got Away with Austria’s Most Famous Jewel.” “I’m a history […]

Magnificat students ‘nail it’ when it comes to Habitat for Humanity home

  Rocky River By Sue Botos While other teens were working a summer job or enjoying freedom from school, several Magnificat High School students were literally building a resume of community service. On June 30, July 21 and Aug. 11, teams of six young volunteers honed their home improvement skills and learned new ones as […]