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New ambulance to roll for fire department; chief selection announced

By Sue Botos Rocky River Fire Chief Chris Flynn may not be getting a new ladder truck as a going-away gift, but a few more items, including an ambulance, are expected to be replaced during the upcoming year. “A few things have been aging, not only the chief,” Flynn quipped during his presentation to City [...]

Accidental fire caused by burning candle, fire chief says

By Jeff Gallatin North Olmsted An accidental fire caused by a candle burning down in a garage caused an estimated $40,000 in damage to a home on Tara Lynn Drive Dec. 10, North Olmsted Fire Department officials said. North Olmsted fire Chief Ed Schepp said the initial reports of the fire getting underway came in [...]

North Olmsted to show improvements at rec center open house

By Jeff Gallatin North Olmsted City officials are getting ready to show off the new fitness center and other improvements at the North Olmsted Recreation Center in an open house the weekend of Dec. 20 and 21. Mayor Kevin Kennedy said the project, with a current cost of $1,561,779, will be worth the wait of [...]

New device provides police with traffic information in a flash

By Sue Botos Rocky River Drivers headed east on Beachcliff Boulevard may have noticed that what appears to be an ordinary speed limit sign has been “flashing” them. A newly installed monitoring device, the first of its kind in the area, is expected to help police keep tabs on speeders and to determine the feasibility [...]

 

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