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Rotarians provide help ‘outside of the box’ for Nepal earthquake victims

By Sue Botos Rocky River Kanchan Adhikary does not hesitate when asked the date of the 7.8-magnitude earthquake that devastated his home country of Nepal. “April 25,” responded the Lakewood/Rocky River Rotary Club member. Although his two sisters live in the U.S., he immediately thought of his extended family in Nepal, including nieces, nephews, cousins […]

School district, construction company reach settlement

By Sue Botos Rocky River After several weeks of negotiations, the city school district has settled a dispute with Project and Construction Services Inc. (PCS) over reimbursement for work related to the $42.9 million districtwide capital improvements project. In June 2009, the district entered into a contract with PCS to provide construction management services during […]

Detroit-Wagar intersection to take a turn for the better with new signal

By Sue Botos Rocky River Drivers tired of being stuck in traffic stackups waiting to make left-hand turns on Detroit Road will soon receive some relief. At City Council’s last committee session, Mayor Pam Bobst announced that the traffic signal at Detroit and Wagar roads will be updated to include left-turn arrows for westbound vehicles […]

Police hope to get clearer focus on crime with new dash cams

By Sue Botos Rocky River Police are hoping to replace old and nonfunctioning dashboard cameras in patrol cars with help from a grant program through the office of Cuyahoga County Prosecutor Tim McGinty. Police Chief Kelly Stillman said that currently, all cars used for daily duty are equipped with the cameras. However, he added, some […]