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Stakeholders weigh options for future of Marion Ramp

By Sue Botos Rocky River While walkability is key when it comes to Detroit Road, new businesses like Whole Foods and Bomba Tacos and Rum are expected to draw customers from surrounding communities, resulting in more traffic on an already busy stretch of road. A group of area shareholders has been meeting for several months, [...]

Young skaters find their edge, medal at national competition

Westshore By Sue Botos Figure skating pair Jessica Sassano and Ethan Hall knew the competition would be tough at the 2015 Prudential U.S. Figure Skating Championships in January in Greensboro, N.C. But they didn’t let that stop them from gliding to a fourth-place, pewter-medal finish in a field of 12 teams at the juvenile pairs [...]

Quieres Taco Bell? Plans in the works for Tex-Mex fast food restaurant

By Sue Botos Rocky River Residents craving Doritos Locos Tacos or Nachos Bellgrande may have a shorter run to the border. During its January meeting, the city planning commission heard pre-preliminary plans for a Taco Bell restaurant proposed for 20950 Center Ridge Road, now the site of the Center West Building. Presented by Jim Ptacek [...]

Magnificat appoints interim president

By Sue Botos Rocky River The Magnificat High School Board of Directors has announced that Helen Jean Novy, H.M., has been appointed interim president. She takes over for Renata Rafferty, who had previously announced, in October, that she would step down as president of the all-girl Catholic high school at the end of the school [...]