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Exploring Northeast Ohio’s heroin problem

By Nicole Hennessy Westshore Last year I wrote a short series about heroin use in Northeast Ohio – an epidemic, they say. A seemingly unsolvable situation after a decade of opiate-based painkillers being prescribed for every little ailment, ache and pain, until the number of addicts became noticeable and the process to stop the trend began, […]

Set a good pace when going from couch to 5K

By Ryan Kaczmarski I started this summer with a goal of competing in, and finishing, the annual Classic at Mastick 5K cross country race. I have covered the event over the last few years, and I thought it would be fun to get out there and run with all of the local cross country teams […]

Pirates, WSC going Southwest?

Time Out By Joe Ostrica The West Shore Conference has gone through its share of changes since it was first formed in the 2005-06 school year. With Avon -one of the original WSC teams – leaving to join the Southwestern Conference at the start of the 2015-16 school year, and now four WSC schools filing […]

What do you think when you think about politics?

By Nicole Hennessy Westlake In partnership with The Civic Commons, West Life will be gathering a different group of people from the Westshore community each week and ask them a question related to the 2012 political season. This week, we asked a group of Westlake High School seniors “What do you wish the candidates were […]

 

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