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Preparation is key when it comes to domestic security, according to experts

By Sue Botos Westshore Ever since the events of Sept. 11, 2001, citizens have become more aware of safety and security issues at the national level, while recent violence in Ferguson, Mo., and Baltimore, Md., have brought that concern closer to home. Area residents recently had the opportunity to hear presentations by Sharon Nicastro, director [...]

Rocky River trio to star in Beck production of ‘Oliver!’

By Sue Botos Rocky River Rocky River residents attending the upcoming performance of “Oliver!” at the Beck Center for the Performing Arts can really “consider themselves at home” as three hometown actors take the stage in starring roles. Carter Sindelar, 9, a third-grader at Kensington Intermediate School; Cameron Morris, 14, a Rocky River Middle School [...]

Bike to School program rolls into city once again, adds Kensington Intermediate

By Sue Botos Bay Village, Rocky River Anyone driving through the city over the next few weeks will probably notice more bicycles on the road as the annual Bike to School Challenge rolls into town May 4-22. For the fifth year, Rocky River Middle School students will have the chance to get exercise, reduce their [...]

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 [...]