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Students, staff will keep their cool with AC upgrades

By Sue Botos Rocky River School officials are hoping that by the time classes begin Aug. 25, temperatures and tempers inside district buildings will not be rising. During a special meeting on July 22, the school board acted upon a resolution dispensing with competitive bidding for air conditioning work at Rocky River High, Kensington Intermediate […]

Close to Home: Rocky River resident is a ‘sole model’ for at-risk girls

You could say that Liz Ferro runs for her life – literally – and is sharing her journey with girls who have traveled the same road. “I actually work from my dining room table and then bring programming to the girls where they are,” wrote the founder of Girls With Sole, a program for at-risk […]

Council hopes to dry up flooding issues with Morewood sewer work

By Sue Botos Rocky River In an effort to stem the tide of flooding from torrential rains in the section of town north of Lake Road and south of the landmark clock tower, City Council has given the go-ahead to begin work on the Morewood Parkway sanitary sewer main extension. The project is expected to […]

New high school principal looks forward to working with students, staff on global stage

By Sue Botos Rocky River Even before his first official day as principal of Rocky River High School on July 1, Rob Winton hit the ground running. “I met with student council and senior class representatives in early June to introduce myself and get a feel for what they expected,” Winton said in a recent […]