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City and firefighters agree on three-year contract

Rocky River By Sue Botos The administration and Rocky River Fire Fighters Association Local #659 have reached a three-year agreement which, according to city officials, corrects the issue of rank differential pay in the department. In addition, the contract calls for fire lieutenants to be paid on par with their police counterparts. Approved by City […]

Rocky River, Fairview Park residents were all aboard holiday Meal Train

Rocky River/Fairview Park By Sue Botos and Kevin Kelley Members of the Rocky River and Fairview Park police, fire and service departments were able to get a taste of home while working during the week of Christmas thanks to residents handy in the kitchen, and several local businesses. “It was a great effort by all,” […]

Play Readers spread holiday cheer, help script senior center accreditation

Rocky River By Sue Botos Students at Goldwood Primary School giggled as “Randy” told his tale of woe, sweeping up Santa’s workshop after some inconsiderate elves. But the biggest laughs came when their teachers, costumed as reindeer, pranced onstage during the Rocky River Senior Center Play Readers’ production of “Randy the Red-Horned Reinmoose.” The play, […]

Planning commission OKs preliminary zoning plans for Rockcliff development

By Sue Botos Rocky River Developers of a proposed townhome project on Rockcliff Drive are hoping to give an “edge” to a boundary of the city bordering the Cleveland Metroparks. “This land sits right on the edge of the (Rocky) river. It’s an incredible site,” developer Dave Maddux of Arcus Group told the city planning […]