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West Shore cities continue to fan the flames of ‘functional consolidation’

By Sue Botos Rocky River While enthusiasm for full consolidation of area fire departments has burned low, four Westshore cities continue to fuel the idea of collaboration in some areas. Mayor Pam Bobst has reported that fire officials from Rocky River, along with the cities of Bay Village, Fairview Park and Westlake, have been discussing […]

The Big Chill:Cryo therapy makes healing and wellness cool

Rocky River By Sue Botos When clients come to Cryoactive Fitness in Rocky River, they expect to be given the cold shoulder; and knee and elbow as well. The quick, two minute, -166 degree Fahrenheit dip in a straight-out-of-Star Trek chamber, labeled “Space Cabin” does wonders for aches and pains, boosts mood and athletic performance […]

Barreling into summer: Orange barricades roll into city streets

Rocky River By Sue Botos Drivers may have noted the orange barrels lined up on the curb of Wooster Road between Center Ridge Road and Hilliard Boulevard on July 8, heralding the massive soon-to-begin water line project on that street. What wasn’t expected was the barrels’ jump to the middle of the road on July […]

C-SPAN bus offers moving exhibit of US political process

(Editor’s note: The C-SPAN bus will be at Crocker Park, parked outside of Anthropologie, in Westlake the afternoon of Tuesday, July 19.) By Sue Botos Westshore The 45-foot-long, customized bus cruising around the area this week could easily be the private transportation a Republican Party VIP. But the public is welcome aboard the vehicle, adorned in […]