Lakewood OH


Clough, again, seeks appointed law director

The post of law director had been an appointed one until 2006. Two years earlier, a group of residents, unhappy with what they called excessive hiring of outside legal council by the law director, persuaded voters to pass a Charter amendment making the position an elected one. The Charter amendment passed over the objection of the mayor and City Council leaders.

Sutherland: Voinovich was there for many people through the years

By Jeff Gallatin BAY VILLAGE For Bay Village Mayor Debbie Sutherland, former United States Senator, Ohio Governor and Cleveland Mayor George Voinovich was more than just another Northeast Ohio political leader. “He was a friend, advisor and mentor to me for more than 20 years,” Sutherland said of Voinovich, who passed away June 12 . […]

Center West Building demolition complete; Executive Club still in one piece

The Center West building at 20950 Center Ridge was slowly being torn down to harvest any reusable materials while further west, the Executive Club still awaits the same fate.

Plans for elementary schools, community center intertwined

The city and school district have been holding talks about a sale of the Parkside School building and property to the city. Those discussions are part of a series of interrelated decisions each public entity must make about properties and future facility projects.