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Four experienced council members vie for three-at-large seats

By Jeff Gallatin North Olmsted North Olmsted’s three incumbent council at large members will see a familiar face challenging them in the November election in their bid to retain their seats. Incumbents Kevin Kearney, Duane Limpert and Angela Williamson will try to keep former Councilman at Large Tim Smith from getting his seat back. Smith […]

Blank slate: No challengers for Rocky River incumbents

By Sue Botos Rocky River The seven incumbent Rocky River City Council members, plus Mayor Pam Bobst and Law director Andy Bemer will face no opposition, so far, on the November ballot. As of the June 10 filing deadline, no one had registered with the Cuyahoga County Board of Elections for the city’s biannual election. […]

Ban on dogs in parks up for review

At a June 8 council committee meeting, Recreation Director Joe Brown told members that of the roughly 1,000 residents who completed the survey showed that 39 percent was not even aware of the ordinance banning dogs in parks.

Bay preparing to hire full time police dispatchers

By Jeff Gallatin Bay Village Bay Village officials are moving toward hiring full-time dispatchers for the police department this year as a result of a financial compromise to not hire a 23rd police officer in 2015. City Council Monday introduced legislation approving pay ranges for hiring full- and part-time dispatchers for the city police department. […]