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Nick Massa remembered as good brother by family, fraternity

The 2015 Westlake High School graduate was “a tremendous gift to his family who will be profoundly missed,” said the Rev. Jerome Burce, who presided at Massa’s funeral service Feb. 13 at Messiah Lutheran Church in Fairview Park.

New senior distance learning program to spotlight local culture

By Sue Botos Rocky River Field trips to Cleveland cultural institutions have long been a favorite activity at the Rocky River Senior Center. Now, thanks to a new distance learning program, travelers can get a sneak peek at the Cleveland Museum of Art, the Museum of Natural History and other destinations before boarding the bus. […]

Various paths lead young Irish women to Rose of Tralee program

This year’s Ohio Rose will join 68 other young women of Irish ancestry in Tralee, Ireland, this August for the Rose of Tralee International Festival. The final selection show, which features 32 finalists, is televised live across Ireland and has come to be considered a national happening by Emerald Isle residents.

Welcome House client advocate honored with national award

By Sue Botos Westshore When a client of Welcome House’s Alex Koncan appealed to the direct care provider for help, Koncan knew what she had to do, canceling vacation plans to be at the woman’s side. It was this advocacy that helped propel Koncan to being named Ohio Direct Support Professional (DSP) of the Year […]