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Magnificat students help others ‘Face History’ during ‘teach-in’

By Sue Botos Rocky River A visitor to Magnificat High School, last week, may have been surprised to see students at the head of some classes and teachers sitting at desks. But this was part of a “teach-in” sponsored by the Facing History and Ourselves program, which gives students the opportunity to look at historical [...]

Planning commission puts the brakes on AutoZone project, seeks more details

By Sue Botos Rocky River The city planning commission may have sent plans for a Taco Bell on Center Ridge Road back to the border, but the wheels are in motion for an AutoZone store at the corner of Center Ridge and Northview roads. At the April meeting, the commission heard a preliminary presentation from [...]

West Shore Marine Patrol set to hit the waves with new boat, partnership

By Sue Botos Rocky River With a new boat now being stored in the Rocky River service garage awaiting a break in the cool weather, the newly formed West Shore Marine Patrol is gearing up for its inaugural season. “This is especially exciting, because of the new boat and the three-way agreement,” City Council Safety [...]

5, 6, 7, 8: Award-winning Magnificat dancer makes time count

By Sue Botos Rocky River Flexibility may be an important quality for a dancer, but for Magnificat senior Paige St. John, that term applies not only literally, but figuratively. “My life is a series of eight-counts. I make seamless transitions amidst choreographed chaos using time management and flexibility,” she wrote in her essay for the [...]