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Cool heads prevail as dancers take the ice bucket challenge

By Sue botos Rocky River About 60 dancers from Heidi Glynias’ The Dance Centre by Heidi Glynias in Rocky River formed a bucket brigade as they took the Ice Bucket Challenge and raised almost $1,500 for ALS on Saturday. The Dance Centre had been challenged by Gregg Russell Tap, which runs “Tap Into the Network,” [...]

Rocky River football kicker to put best foot forward for a cause

By Sue Botos Rocky River When Rocky River’s Matt Goepfert kicks the football for a field goal or an extra point this season, the Pirates will not be the only ones benefiting. The junior will also be helping to kick cancer out of the lives of children. At a recent practice, Goepfert said he will [...]

After 100 years, Marlen Fine Jewelers still one of Rocky River’s gems

By Sue Botos Rocky River Just like his dad Frank, Andrew Eilberg did not begin his working career by taking a shine to the family jewelry business. After graduating from the Kelley School of Business at Indiana University, the younger Eilberg secured a job with Standard & Poor’s, but soon found that the world of [...]

New Goldwood playground is a hit with kids of all ages

By Sue Botos Rocky River Even though the start of classes was less than a week away, dozens of children and their parents were glad to take a break in their back-to-school preparations to celebrate the grand opening of the new Goldwood Primary School playground on Friday under sunny summer skies. While kids jumped, climbed, [...]