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Next phase of WWTP improvements given the go-ahead by City Council

By Sue Botos Rocky River When announcing CarrieAnne Rosemark as the newly appointed superintendent of the Rocky River Wastewater Treatment Plant (WWTP), Mayor Pam Bobst said that one of the things that drew Rosemark to the post was the fact that the facilities’ capital improvements are ongoing. Recently, City Council approved the latest phase in […]

Green Team, city offer alternatives to stash recyclable trash

By Sue Botos Rocky River Thanks to the partnership between the Rocky River Green Team and the city, more residents are trashing the idea of tossing all refuse into the garbage can. Recently, residents had the opportunity to learn more about recycling options and to have their questions answered, during a Green Team-sponsored forum at […]

Kensington students wax nostalgic about famous Ohioans

By Sue Botos Rocky River Some rather notable folks paid a visit to Kensington Intermediate School on June 2. From the sports world there was Jesse Owens, Olympic gold medal skater Carol Heiss-Jenkins, former OSU coach Woody Hayes, former Cleveland Indian Larry Doby and Olympic womens’ hockey players Kelli Stack and Brianne McLaughlin. Entertainers Drew […]

Second round of paving projects may surface in city

By Sue Botos Rocky River Two consecutive nasty winters have taken a toll on city streets, making driving a rather jarring experience. In an attempt to catch up with looming repaving projects, city officials are considering a second phase of resurfacing work, which would take place in September and October. “We’re looking at every ward […]