Lakewood OH

Bay firefighters again seeking FEMA grant for new breathing tanks

By Jeff Gallatin BAY VILLAGE Bay Village officials hope the old adage “try, try again” works when it comes to obtaining assistance in replacing aging breathing tanks for the fire department. City Council approved at its Nov. 21 meeting applying again to the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s Assistance to Firefighters grant program to get 22 […]

Raises likely for municipal directors following compensation study

While the mayor sets each director’s exact salary, City Council establishes by ordinance a range of pay for each director’s position.

Intervention, drug court steer addicts to sobriety according to panel

Rocky River By Sue Botos The adage “an addict must want to be cured” is a myth, according to chemical dependency counselor Russ Goodwin. While the desire for support eventually must be internalized, step one, he said, is often external. “Addicts get help because someone is kicking them in the butt,” Goodwin told an audience […]

‘It’s a Wonderful Life’ comes to Fairview High stage

Fairview High School Stagecrafters’ production of “It’s a Wonderful Life” takes place this weekend – 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday – at the Frank W. Barr Auditorium at Fairview High School, 4507 West 213 Street. Tickets are $5.