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50 Rocky River residents affected by RITA information glitch

By Sue Botos Rocky River While Rocky River kicks off its first year with RITA (Regional Income Tax Authority) as its income tax collection agency, 50 residents will receive notification that they are among 50,000 taxpayers with personal information included on a missing but presumed destroyed DVD. City finance Director Mike Thomas said that he […]

Tuition-free kindergarten not an option for Rocky River school district

By Sue Botos Rocky River While some local districts are offering all-day kindergarten tuition-free or at a lower cost, this does not look to be an option if the Rocky River school board gives the green light to a trial program in the fall. During the board’s last session of the year, Finance Committee Chairman […]

Lights, cameras, action: Safety features are the star for new school buses

By Sue Botos Rocky River A pair of new school buses have hit the road for the Rocky River schools that could be considered pretty flashy. “I like to get as many safety features as possible. The more flashing lights, the better,” stated district transportation supervisor Erin Peacock during a recent tour of the bus […]

Former Rocky River Pirate promoted to Navy surgeon general

By Sue Botos Rocky River Rocky River High School graduate C. Forrest Faison III became the 38th surgeon general of the U.S. Navy during a ceremony at the Pentagon in Washington, D.C., on Dec. 15. Adm. John Richardson, chief of naval operations, presided over the ceremony, during which Faison was promoted from rear admiral to […]