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Ralph the Mouse roars into Goldwood Primary to kick off all-school read

By Sue Botos Rocky River A mouse has been spotted in Rocky River. He has been seen at the recreation center, and several businesses, but no one is too worried. He’s Ralph the Mouse, title character from Beverly Cleary’s classic book “The Mouse On the Motorcycle,” and “catching” him could mean a chance at a […]

Senior Expo to highlight ‘digital literacy’

By Sue Botos Rocky River As technology touches more everyday activities like shopping and banking, it’s becoming more difficult to get through the day and not interact with a computer of some sort. While this may be a steep learning curve, it can be especially challenging for those in the baby boomer-and-beyond age group. Technology […]

Education seen as key to unlocking addiction solutions

By Sue Botos Rocky River Education and more responsiveness from state and federal legislators are two keys to fighting the battle against the state’s escalating opiate crisis, according to a trio of speakers who addressed the Rocky River Democratic Club on March 28. Giving presentations were Bill Denihan, CEO of ADAMHS (Alcohol, Drug Addiction & […]

Collaboration, capital improvements, master plan highlight 2017 State of the City

By Sue Botos Rocky River An encouraging financial outlook due to good investments, success in securing grant dollars and collaboration was a theme of Mayor Pam Bobst’s State of the City address presented to the Rocky River Chamber of Commerce at its March luncheon. Beginning with the city’s financial picture, over $14 million in income […]