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Roll, ‘green’ tide: City to launch new stormwater demo at Rocky River Park

By Sue Botos Rocky River The city will continue to explore ways to stem the flow of stormwater runoff with a second green infrastructure demonstration project slated for Rocky River Park in the spring. “This represents another addition to the city’s portfolio of leading-edge projects,” commented Tom Evans of URS Corp. during a meeting outlining [...]

Westlake author pens children’s travel book

Rosie Rabbit, a fury travel guid,e is the creation of Westlake author Diane Herak, who for many years wrote feature articles for the Westlake Times newspaper. The mother of eight and grandmother of 17, Herak has incorporated memories of her own travels in what will be series of books.

Top Ohio Democrat to speak in Westlake Tuesday

By Kevin Kelley Westlake David Pepper, selected to lead the Ohio Democratic Party last month, will speak at a meeting of the Westlake Democratic Club Tuesday. The meeting, which will begin at 7 p.m., takes place at the Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 25, Western Cuyahoga, at 26145 Center Ridge Road. Pepper will speak on [...]

Microbrewery planned for Westlake’s industrial area

Sean Kennedy’s planned microbrewery, Kennedy Craft Beer LLC, will be located in a building on Clemens Road. A 1998 graduate of Rocky River High School, Kennedy said the microbrewery is a family venture that includes his brother, Matt; father, Mike; uncle Bert; and several cousins.