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Former Rocky River resident encourages others to take genealogy journey

By Sue Botos Westshore Families usually have stories that are passed down from generation to generation, but few actually take the time to record these tales. Former Rocky River resident Kathy Walsh was so inspired by her grandmother’s life that she not only wrote a book, but is helping others to research their roots. “Many [...]

Local fallen service members among 32 additions to Cleveland Veterans Memorial

By Sue Botos Westshore Rocky River’s Marine L. Cpl. Daniel Scherry and North Olmsted’s Army Maj. Rocco Barnes will be among the names added to the Greater Cleveland Veterans Memorial during a rededication ceremony on July 25 from noon to 1 p.m. at Veterans’ Memorial Plaza (formerly Mall A) in downtown Cleveland. The event marks [...]

Rocky River Senior Center director to bid farewell after a decade

By Sue Botos Rocky River Rocky River Senior Center Director Carol Calladine laughs when asked if bingo is one of the facility’s options. “We don’t play bingo,” Calladine said of what many consider a stereotypical pastime for seniors. But, as she is quick to point out, the center does offer a variety of activities, ranging [...]

Municipal court now accepting e-filing for civil cases

By Sue Botos Rocky River Improved online filing for civil cases has recently been added to the Rocky River Municipal Court’s menu of technological upgrades. Clerk of Court Deborah Comery has announced that the civil department has begun taking new and subsequent civil filings through an improved e-filing service through CourtView Justice Solutions of North [...]