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Olmsted Falls resident raising funds for local homeless population

By Nicole Hennessy Olmsted Falls Like over 1 million others, Olmsted Falls resident Mel Leeb came across a short video made by a couple in Tacoma, Wash., this past January. The two had been supplying their local homeless population with backpacks full of supplies in an effort to make living on the streets a little easier. [...]

Green infrastructure project at City Hall to ‘go with the flow’

By Sue Botos Rocky River City Hall’s employee parking lot off of Hilliard Boulevard doubles as the overflow lot for the city pool during the summer months. But it’s also not unusual for geese to be swimming in the large puddles that gather after a heavy rain or snow melt. Now the city plans to [...]

Area fundraisers offer a taste of Westshore dining

The sixth annual Taste of Westlake fundraiser will be held at Wagner’s of Westlake on April 24. The event is sponsored by the Citizens for Westlake Schools. Guests are invited to sample offerings prepared by participating restaurants. The list of restaurants includes Bob Evans, B Spot, Cabin Club, Claudette’s, Houlihan’s, Si Senor, The Cheesecake Factory, [...]

Olmsted Falls school board moves ahead with new initiatives

By Nicole Hennessy Olmsted Falls Gov. John Kasich’s state of the state address last month focused heavily on education: outside-the-box thinking, individual plans to help students at risk of dropping out before graduation and reaching out to the 1 million Ohio adults who did drop out of high school by providing them access to two-year [...]

 

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