Lakewood OH


Vote to strike: Work stoppage to begin Aug. 18

Westlake City School teachers voted June 15 to strike beginning Aug. 18. Because the Board of Education voted to impose its “last, best and final” contract offer effective June 27, teachers will cease all activity in the district June 24.

Crocker Rocks concert this Sunday

Crocker Rocks Music Fest, a daylong festival featuring Los Angeles-based group Lifehouse, takes place Sunday from 2 to 9 p.m. at Crocker Park. Described as a fun summer block party, the free event includes food trucks, interactive vendors and exhibitors, roaming entertainers and a beer garden.

Bay taking steps toward new operating levy

By Jeff Gallatin Bay Village Bay Village school officials are taking steps toward placing the district’s first new operating levy in six years on the November ballot. At its regular meeting Monday, the Bay Village School Board received several sets of figures from district Superintendent Clint Keener and Treasurer Kevin Robertson for different possible levy […]

Rocky River Municipal Court is self-supporting once again

Rocky River By Sue Botos Once again, for the 19th consecutive year, the Rocky River Municipal Court has remained deficit free, according to the 2015 annual report. The document also shows a decrease in criminal/traffic case filings of 730 from the previous year, and a drop of 265 for civil cases. According to the report, […]