Lakewood OH

Proposal to allow dogs in parks introduced by council

After periodic discussions, council members were about to remove the issue from its committee agenda in the fall of 2016 without repealing the ban. But some residents against the ban again spoke up.
At a council meeting in October, more than a dozen residents attended a City Council meeting asking members to repeal the dog ban.

Bay, library officials home in on Cahoon site for new branch

By Jeff Gallatin Bay Village Bay Village city and Cuyahoga County Public Library officials are homing in on the possibility of placing a new $7.5-million state-of-the-art county library branch in Cahoon Park. Mayor Paul Koomar and Law Director Gary Ebert made a presentation to the county library board’s capital committee Thursday about the potential for […]

Options being considered for fire ladder truck replacement

By Sue Botos Rocky River City officials had planned on considering replacement of the fire department’s ladder truck in the near future. Now that the need for a new truck is urgent, firefighters are asking the process proceed carefully. “This is the one piece you buy that’s supposed to last a (firefighter’s) career,” fire Capt. […]

No injuries as RRHS light tower catches fire

Rocky River A heavy plume of gray smoke hovered over the Rocky River High School stadium around 6 p.m. Monday night as a light tower caught fire and burned. Fire Chief Aaron Lenart said the cause for the fire, which was contained to the inside of the pole, is under investigation. “This is the first […]