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New police test should help deal with high number of expected retirements

By Jeff Gallatin North Olmsted City officials have set a police examination test for Nov. 7 in preparation for an expected series of retirements in the next two years. Sgt. Bob Wagner, North Olmsted Police Department spokesman, said the test will help ensure that eligible replacement officers are available when officers leave the department. “Right […]

Bay, other cities place close scrutiny on break-ins

By Jeff Gallatin Bay Village Bay Village police are looking to the basics to help stop the recent jump in car and home break-ins in their city and other Westshore communities. Police Chief Mark Spaetzel Friday cited a dozen such incidents throughout Bay Village alone during the weekend of Sept. 11-13. “It’s going on throughout […]

Palmer says he won’t apply in new superintendent search

The Westlake City Schools Board of Education is in the initial stages of a new superintendent search, but the district’s current leader says he does not plan to be a candidate.

Council approves two no-parking signs on Westwood near Bay High

By Jeff Gallatin Bay Village City officials are shifting into first gear to deal with parking problems on Westwood Road. During the summer, Mayor Debbie Sutherland signed legislation for a temporary parking ban on portions of Westwood Road. She said the move is to deal with recent problems on the portion of the roadway located […]