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City officials reassured of Whole Foods’ commitment despite work slowdown

By Sue Botos Rocky River An apparent work slowdown at the site of the Whole Foods market on Detroit Road has residents starving for answers. But city officials say that the green grocery store will honor its commitment to completing the building in the River Square Shopping Plaza. The way had been cleared for construction [...]

Democratic candidates rail against shortened early vote, state administration

By Sue Botos Rocky River The U.S. Supreme Court’s decision to delay the start of early voting in Ohio became a rallying point for Cuyahoga County Democrats during a candidates night on Sept. 30 at the Don Umerley Civic Center in Rocky River. Sponsored by the combined western Cuyahoga County Democratic Clubs, the event was [...]

Artist, poet, author Richard Flaherty was known for historic prints

By Sue Botos Rocky River Richard Flaherty was well-known for his artwork and poetry, once assisting the Rocky River Historical Society fundraising drive with a donation of original prints depicting the city’s iconic clock tower. The Rocky River native, 81, passed away on Sept. 30 at Georgia Regents Medical Center in Augusta, Ga. The fourth [...]

Burgers, fries and ‘mellow’ pies on tap for Rocky River food scene

By Sue Botos Rocky River Foodies – particularly burger, french fry and shake aficionados – will soon have more on their plate in Rocky River. According to city building Commissioner Kevin Beirne, there is a “99 percent certainty” that Mooyah Burgers, Fries & Shakes will be opening its first Ohio location on Center Ridge Road [...]