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History is not a mystery for Rocky River students

By Sue Botos Rocky River Students representing Rocky River public and private schools will be moving on to the state History Day contest after placing well at this year’s History Day Region 3 Contest in March at the Western Reserve Historical Society. The state event will take place April 30 at Ohio Wesleyan University. For […]

Student essay contest trumps hateful rhetoric

Why us? As denizens of the Cleveland area, we’ve survived The Drive, The Fumble, The Shot, The Burning River, The Mayor’s Burning Hair. Now, most likely, we will have to live down The Donald. It all looked too good to be true last year when the Republican National Committee chose Cleveland for its quadrennial convention. […]

Swimmers asked to dive deeper into wallets for pool passes

By Sue Botos Rocky River Those who want passes for the Rocky River outdoor pool will have to float a bit more cash this summer. City Council is expected to pass legislation calling for an increase of $4 for passes, raising the cost from $80 to $84. Residents can still save with an “Early Bird” […]

Lutheran West to begin drug-testing students in fall

By Sue Botos Rocky River At the beginning of the 2016-2017 school year, Lutheran West High School will join three other area private schools in testing students for drug use. Announced to parents and students prior to spring break, the program will use hair testing techniques similar to those initiated last year at St. Ignatius, […]