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Faulty tower removed, fire cause under investigation

By Sue Botos Rocky River Authorities are still uncertain about the cause of a fire in a Rocky River High School stadium light pole on Feb. 20. As of Monday, the field remained closed pending an insurance inquiry. The damaged tower was removed last week, and according to Director of Human Resources and Support Services […]

On the road again: Spring brings a crop of paving, sewer projects

By Sue Botos Rocky River Spring brings with it a new baseball season, budding trees and orange traffic barrels, as the city gets set for the 2017 paving program. “There are a lot of streets, but they are shorter and some are sections,” said Mary Kay Costello, director of public safety service during a recent […]

Teachers, parents sound off on fitness waiver at school board meeting

By Sue Botos Rocky River It was standing room only at the Feb. 16 board of education meeting where parents, teachers and concerned residents debated, at times emotionally, the pros and cons of requiring students with jam-packed schedules to take fitness classes. After the public dialogue, school board members verbally wrestled with the idea of […]

Historical Society hopes to bring the past to the present with permanent home

By Sue Botos Rocky River If the walls of the Rocky River Historical Society’s archive rooms in Beach School could talk, there would be quite a few tales to tell. The stories would not just be about the students and teachers who once populated the district’s oldest building, but about the pieces of city history […]