Lakewood OH


Artist, poet, author Richard Flaherty was known for historic prints

By Sue Botos Rocky River Richard Flaherty was well-known for his artwork and poetry, once assisting the Rocky River Historical Society fundraising drive with a donation of original prints depicting the city’s iconic clock tower. The Rocky River native, 81, passed away on Sept. 30 at Georgia Regents Medical Center in Augusta, Ga. The fourth [...]

Tri-C seeks levy renewal, tax increase

In the Nov. 4 general election, Cuyahoga Community College is asking voters to renew a 1.2-mill tax and pass a tax increase of 0.9 mills. The funding request appears as Issue 6 on voters’ ballots.

Bay council hopes to be on the air soon with new microphone system

By Jeff Gallatin Bay Village City Council is working on going on the air soon. Paul Vincent, chairman of City Council’s Service, Utilities and Equipment Committee, said council officials are looking at getting a microphone system installed in the council chambers soon that would allow council to be broadcast on the Internet. “I would hope [...]

NOPEC makes pitch to Bay to help lower natural gas bills

By Jeff Gallatin Bay Village Administration officials hope strength in numbers will translate into cheaper natural gas bills for Bay Village customers. City Council was scheduled to hear a presentation from the Northeast Ohio Public Energy Council (NOPEC) on how the organization can save money on gas bills. “We’re all for saving our residents money [...]