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Various paths lead young Irish women to Rose of Tralee program

This year’s Ohio Rose will join 68 other young women of Irish ancestry in Tralee, Ireland, this August for the Rose of Tralee International Festival. The final selection show, which features 32 finalists, is televised live across Ireland and has come to be considered a national happening by Emerald Isle residents.

Preschool move to Beach expected in 2017-2018 school year

By Sue Botos Rocky River While plans have been put in motion to move the district’s preschool program to Beach School, classes are expected to remain at Goldwood Primary School for 2016-2017. “We’d have to go 100 miles per hour to get it done,” Adam Sywanyk, director of facilities, told a meeting of the schools’ […]

A quick RITA Q and A with finance Director Michael Thomas

    Rocky River By Sue Botos As the tax preparation season gets into full swing, City Council President Jim Moran reported recently to council that he has received several phone calls from residents regarding the city’s switch from the city of Cleveland’s Central Collection Agency (CCA) to the Regional Income Tax Authority (RITA) effective Jan. […]

Actor, film producer to be new host of Ohio Rose selection program

After five years, sportscaster Dan Coughlin is stepping aside as the emcee of the Ohio Rose of Tralee selection program. But when the the 2016 Ohio Rose is selected Feb. 13 at the West Side Irish American Club in Olmsted Township, another fine Irishman will be at the mic.