Lakewood OH


For Lutheran West team, special day is history

By Sue Botos Rocky River For the second time in as many years, Lutheran West will send a team to the State History Day competition in Columbus. Last year was the Longhorns’ debut in the contest during which high school and middle school students from throughout the state demonstrate their expertise in history with a [...]

Bike patrol will offer police multi-use tool, bonding with community

By Sue Botos Rocky River With the recent negative publicity about law enforcement, police departments are looking for ways to connect with their communities. Rocky River’s newly minted bicycle patrol will not only provide this opportunity, but will give officers a versatile crime-fighting tool. “Community policing has significant benefits. If we have a relationship with [...]

Bomba opening event to benefit Rocky River Campus Foundation

By Sue Botos Rocky River Even before Bomba Tacos and Rum opens its doors to the public, the newest addition to Rocky River’s restaurant scene will be giving back to the community. Prior to its scheduled April 17 grand opening, the Latin-themed eatery will be fundraising for the Rocky River Campus Foundation. Over the past [...]

Program is a good ‘FIT’ for all kids

Rocky River By Sue Botos The group of about five preteen boys sat attentively on the floor of the gym in the Fairview Hospital Wellness Center, listening to “Coach Laurie” Demchak explain that day’s activities for this session of FIT (Friendship In Teams). Then, graduate assistant Alyssa Gouge began to tap her pen on the [...]