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Lutheran West student plans to live large in tiny house

By Sue Botos Rocky River Lutheran West High School senior Jared Waugaman is always on the move. If he’s not running sound and lighting for a production at the school’s auditorium or another venue, he’s working as an intern at the Rocky River Chamber of Commerce or keeping up with a demanding academic schedule. So it’s […]

Muni Court Judge Donna Congeni Fitzsimmons to seek another term

By Sue Botos Rocky River Judge Donna Congeni Fitzsimmons has announced her bid for another term on the Rocky River Municipal Court bench. Fitzsimmons, who has served the court since 1994, kicked off her campaign for the six-year position on Jan. 27 at the Rocky River Memorial Hall with over 400 in attendance. Among those […]

Muni Court judges bring anti-drug message to students

By Sue Botos Rocky River In their years on the bench of the Rocky River Municipal Court, judges Donna Congeni Fitzsimmons and Brian Hagan have noted a startling fact about some of the defendants coming before them on drug-related charges. “I remember asking people when they started using, and it used to be about 16 […]

Historic Beach School will have modern flair as new preschool

By Sue Botos Rocky River The original portion of Beach School may be the district’s oldest building, but it will house its youngest students in a modern preschool environment come fall. During its first regular meeting of the year on Jan. 19, the school board approved financing for renovation of the building’s first floor to create […]