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Magnificat students ‘nail it’ when it comes to Habitat for Humanity home

  Rocky River By Sue Botos While other teens were working a summer job or enjoying freedom from school, several Magnificat High School students were literally building a resume of community service. On June 30, July 21 and Aug. 11, teams of six young volunteers honed their home improvement skills and learned new ones as […]

Lutheran West ‘unleashes’ second phase of three-part capital improvements project

By Sue Botos Rocky River For the first time since its construction about 57 years ago, Lutheran West High School will be getting major improvements to its curb appeal. The face-lift is the second phase of a three-part capital improvements campaign called “Unleash the Spirit,” which school officials hope will bring the outside of the […]

Jean Rounds to step down after 16 years on school board

By Sue Botos Rocky River It could be said that school board member Jean Rounds has been “going to school” since she was 4 years old. In addition to her own education, the former Goldwood Primary School principal has spent 46 years serving the educational field as a teacher, administrator and, most recently, board of […]

New assistant principal brings diverse background, enthusiasm to role

By Sue Botos Rocky River Monica Asher is happy to talk about the rather winding road that led her to the assistant principal’s office at Rocky River High School. Starting at Westminster College in Pennsylvania on a volleyball scholarship, the Huron High School graduate soon decided to follow in the footsteps of her mother, Anne, […]