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Intervention, drug court steer addicts to sobriety according to panel

Rocky River By Sue Botos The adage “an addict must want to be cured” is a myth, according to chemical dependency counselor Russ Goodwin. While the desire for support eventually must be internalized, step one, he said, is often external. “Addicts get help because someone is kicking them in the butt,” Goodwin told an audience […]

Townhome project proposed for Rockcliff Lane

By Sue Botos Rocky River While a controversial condominium project on Lake Road has been placed on hold by City Council, plans for a much smaller-scale development have begun to make their way through city commissions. During its Nov. 14 legislative session, council heard from David Maddux, of Rockcliff Estates, LLC, which is proposing a […]

Lake Road condo project still on hold pending further study

By Sue Botos Rocky River Plans for a controversial condominium project proposed for Lake Road remain on the back burner waiting for further clarification according to city officials. “We feel there is some more to go in this process. We request that this is tabled for one month,” stated John Carney, representing Rocky River Preservation […]

Residents praise local officers for peaceful end to standoff with Lorain man

By Sue Botos Rocky River In a time when relations between police officers and the people they serve have become strained, there are some Rocky River residents who want to shine a positive spotlight on local law enforcement. During City Council’s Nov. 14 session, Mayor Pam Bobst remarked she and other city officials have received […]