Lakewood OH

Peepers makes it all in the family with citizen of the year award

By Jeff Gallatin North Olmsted Shortly after receiving the 2015 Community Council Citizen of the Year award Thursday, Jeff Peepers said he does expect some repercussions in his own household. “I expect I’ll be getting a lot of the same treatment I gave her,” Peepers said of his wife, Marie, who won the same award [...]

5, 6, 7, 8: Award-winning Magnificat dancer makes time count

By Sue Botos Rocky River Flexibility may be an important quality for a dancer, but for Magnificat senior Paige St. John, that term applies not only literally, but figuratively. “My life is a series of eight-counts. I make seamless transitions amidst choreographed chaos using time management and flexibility,” she wrote in her essay for the [...]

Westside Christian Academy adding high school instruction

Westside Christian Academy, which currently holds classes for students in kindergarten through grade eight, will add grades nine and 10 starting this fall. Grades 11 and 12 will be added in the ensuing two years.

Early morning Lake Road crash claims 1 victim

Rocky River By Sue Botos An early morning one-car crash, which closed Lake Road in Rocky River between Linda Street and Kensington Road for six hours, left one person dead and damaged a home on Cornwall Road. According to Fire Chief Aaron Lenart, the stretch of Lake Road was blocked off from 3:30 to 9:30 [...]