Lakewood OH

Huntington’s ‘A Murder Is Announced’ keeps audiences guessing

Traditionally, each season at Huntington Playhouse includes a murder mystery, often during the spooky short days of late autumn. This year, the Bay Village theater is presenting “A Murder Is Announced.” First written as a novel by Agatha Christie, it was adapted for the stage by another writer. For those who are fans of this [...]

Volunteers keep band members in line and in stitches

By Sue Botos Rocky River (Note: This is the second of a two-part story that goes behind the scenes with the Rocky River Pirate marching band.) Pop into the band room around 5:15 p.m. on a football game day at Rocky River School, and one of the first people arriving will be uniform coordinator Martha [...]

Seniors urged to ‘scam scammers,’ report fraud

Rocky River By Sue Botos Technology has made access to personal information easy for criminals running scams, and older people are especially vulnerable. But there are ways to fight back, and not be taken in by an offer too good to be true. Bob Davis, of state Attorney General Mike DeWine’s office, told an audience [...]

Voters asked to add amendments to county charter

Cuyahoga County voters will decide on four proposed amendments to the county charter, which was originally approved by voters in November 2009 in the wake of the county corruption scandal. The charter replaced the three-commissioner form of government with an elected county executive and 11-member council, who took office following the November 2010 election.