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Rocky River resident won’t let hardship break her dreams

By Sue Botos Rocky River Like any student, Rocky River resident Miro Tabanji says some subjects come easier to her than others. “I’m taking math and I’ve been studying hard, but it makes a huge difference when you have a good instructor,” said Tabanji, who is working toward her associate degree at Cuyahoga Community College. [...]

Rape suspect had history of violence

Rocky River by Sue Botos The Rocky River man indicted by a Cuyahoga County grand jury on multiple counts of rape, kidnappping and gross sexual imposition has a criminal record going back at least 18 years according to police and court records. Reports show that Keith Papalko, 57, has been convicted of disorderly conduct, domestic [...]

Rocky River man indicted on assault charges

On Nov. 6, a Cuyahoga County grand jury indicted a Rocky River man on 12 counts of sexually assaulting two teenage girls. Keith Papalko, 57, was indicted on multiple counts of rape, kidnapping, gross sexual imposition, complicity and diseminating matter harmful to juveniles. In addition, Papalko has been cited as a violent predator and for [...]

Anne Frank exhibit makes stop at Rocky River Middle School

By Sue Botos Rocky River Most people are familiar with Anne Frank, the young diarist who is probably one of the most well-known victims of the Nazi Holocaust. Now, students as well as the public will have the opportunity to see World War II and its accompanying events through the teenager’s eyes when Rocky River [...]