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River Days celebration to kick off early with concert

By Sue Botos Rocky River Keeping with tradition, the 25th annual River Days on Saturday and Sunday will be all about creating and celebrating memories with music, food and fun for all ages. But there will be a new note this year, with a kick-off concert Friday by country artist Michael Christopher. The annual celebration […]

Local clergy keep vigilant, but no extreme security planned after priest assault

By Sue Botos Rocky River Local clergy members have reacted with shock and concern over the June 11 assault of a priest at St. Christopher Catholic Church. While security is a significant issue, especially for those churches offering daycare and preschool, they feel that churches should remain a place of non-judgmental sanctuary. According to Rocky […]

Police ask for information regarding suspect in priest assault

Rocky River A priest who was assaulted at gunpoint at a Rocky River church is recovering and going about his daily duties according to church officials. Police are still searching for the alleged assailant. According to a statement read at masses on June 26, at St. Christopher Catholic Church, the armed man entered a confessional […]

To the letter: City to explore grant opportunities for Detroit Road improvements

By Sue Botos Rocky River Safety-service Director Mary Kay Costello will be stirring up an alphabet soup of funding sources in an effort to find feasible solutions to improving traffic, pedestrian and bicycle flow on Detroit Road, one of which may involve the removal of the Marion Ramps. “In the future we will be seeing […]