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Unity public art project shows how everyone is intertwined

By Sue Botos Rocky River The public recently had a chance to participate in a web design project at the Rocky River Adult Activities Center. Being computer savvy was not necessary. All it took was a ball of yarn and 33 poles, each labeled with an “identifier,” to quickly produce a visual image of how […]

Rocky River student/teacher duo give a voice to WWII ‘Silent Hero”

By Sue Botos Rocky River About 10,000 soldiers rest in the American Cemetery next to the beach in Normandy, France. World War II and time may have silenced their voices, but thanks to the work of 15 student-teacher teams from around the country, each year more of their stories are being told. Rocky River High […]

School board in ‘talking phase’ of plans for operating levy

By Sue Botos Rocky River While there are plenty of details to be ironed out before the school district places a new operating levy before voters, the school board has begun conversation on the subject. “We’re still in the information-gathering stage,” finance committee chair Rick Manoloff told the group prior to the school board’s August […]

RRHS students get a taste of political process at Buckeye Girls State

By Sue Botos Rocky River Most people experience the political process as a voter, but two Rocky River High School students had the opportunity to get an insider’s view as delegates to Buckeye Girls State, held at Mount Union College in June. Rocky River American Legion Auxiliary Post 451 sponsored seniors Wesleigh Stryker and Zoe […]