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Rocky River/Westlake police receive certification from state for adopting standards

By Sue Botos Rocky River/Westlake Both the Rocky River and Westlake police departments have been recognized by the Ohio Department of Public Safety (ODPS) for their efforts to strengthen relations between police and the communities. According to information provided by the ODPS, the two departments join nearly 60 other agencies throughout the state to become […]

Unity public art project shows how everyone is intertwined

By Sue Botos Rocky River The public recently had a chance to participate in a web design project at the Rocky River Adult Activities Center. Being computer savvy was not necessary. All it took was a ball of yarn and 33 poles, each labeled with an “identifier,” to quickly produce a visual image of how […]

Rocky River student/teacher duo give a voice to WWII ‘Silent Hero”

By Sue Botos Rocky River About 10,000 soldiers rest in the American Cemetery next to the beach in Normandy, France. World War II and time may have silenced their voices, but thanks to the work of 15 student-teacher teams from around the country, each year more of their stories are being told. Rocky River High […]

Code update penalizes students for refusing breathalyzer test

By Sue Botos Rocky River Student athletes who won’t take a field sobriety test when requested by police will be subject to disciplinary measures according to a recent update of the Rocky River City Schools’ Athletics and Activities Code of Conduct. “If a student refuses to submit to a sobriety test upon probable cause, it […]