Lakewood OH

Unwelcome visitors likely behind rash of thefts in Bay

By Jeff Gallatin BAY VILLAGE Bay Village police officials believe out-of-towners are responsible for a series of thefts which have taken place in the city since late June. Detective Sgt. Kathy Leasure said between June 27 and July 13 there were 20 cases involving stolen vehicles, items taken from unlocked vehicles and burglaries in the […]

Police to trim numbers for RNC, will beef up local patrols

By Sue Botos Rocky River While the local police profile at the upcoming Republican National Convention in downtown Cleveland will be reduced, residents can expect to see more officers on city streets next week. Before its Committee of the Whole session July 5, City Council held a special meeting for the third reading and passage […]

Lake Road rezone builds foundation for condo development

By Sue Botos Rocky River The projected construction of a condominium complex on Lake Road adjacent to Breezevale Cove remains a controversial topic. However, the city’s Planning Commission has paved the way for developer Brickhaus Properties by approving the rezoning of two land parcels west of Breezevale from single to multi-family. Chairman William Bishop told […]

Parking ticket fines increase sought

Police Chief Erich Upperman said he surveyed nearby municipalities and determined that Fairview Park’s parking fines were lower than most others except those in Bay Village.