Lakewood OH

Former planning officials to recount suburb’s evolution

As Westlake leaders consider where to locate a proposed new elementary school and community services center, the Westlake Historical Society will hold a program looking back at how such decisions were made in past decades.

Ebert likely to be interim mayor through 2016

By Jeff Gallatin BAY VILLAGE City law Director Gary Ebert likely will be appointed interim mayor for Bay Village through at least the remainder of 2016 after longtime Mayor Debbie Sutherland leaves office at the end of September, officials said. Bay Village City Council was scheduled to introduce the legislation making Ebert interim mayor at […]

Westlake adds its own moratorium on marijuana dispensaries

Add Westlake to the growing list of Ohio municipalities passing temporary moratoriums on medical marijuana dispensaries and related businesses.

Thomas retires after 36 years of public service

By Jeff Gallatin BAY VILLAGE After 36 years as a public servant in the safety and service departments of three cities, Scott Thomas is ready to be a private citizen. Thomas, currently the safety/service director for the city of Bay Village, told his workers and city officials yesterday he is retiring at the end of […]