Lakewood OH


Council president to be challenged by school board member

Westlake City Schools Board of Education member Joe Kraft is challenging incumbent Westlake City Council President Mike Killeen in the 2017 municipal elections.

Investigators: Battery spark likely caused school bus fire

By Jeff Gallatin North Olmsted A bus fire which totally destroyed a North Olmsted City School district bus Friday morning in the Middle School parking lot likely was caused by a spark from vehicle batteries, investigators said. Both safety and school district officials said Monday preliminary investigation showed the spark apparently happened after the bus […]

Rocky River residents riled over RITA requests for past tax information

By Sue Botos Rocky River Residents receiving requests from the Regional Income Tax Authority (RITA) for old tax information shouldn’t be alarmed. According to city officials, this is to be expected as the city continues its transition of income tax collection from the Central Collection Agency (CCA) to RITA. City finance Director Mike Thomas said […]

Baker to succeed Greenspan on County Council

Meeting at Rocky River’s Don Umerley Civic Center, Republican Party Central Committee members from District 1 voted for Baker over Brad Lamb, 34 to 13, to fill Dave Greenspan’s unexpired term.