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Quieres Taco Bell? Plans in the works for Tex-Mex fast food restaurant

By Sue Botos Rocky River Residents craving Doritos Locos Tacos or Nachos Bellgrande may have a shorter run to the border. During its January meeting, the city planning commission heard pre-preliminary plans for a Taco Bell restaurant proposed for 20950 Center Ridge Road, now the site of the Center West Building. Presented by Jim Ptacek [...]

Magnificat appoints interim president

By Sue Botos Rocky River The Magnificat High School Board of Directors has announced that Helen Jean Novy, H.M., has been appointed interim president. She takes over for Renata Rafferty, who had previously announced, in October, that she would step down as president of the all-girl Catholic high school at the end of the school [...]

Community finds Lakewood Hospital closing a bitter pill to swallow

By Sue Botos Westshore Emotions ran high during a recent community meeting hosted by representatives from Lakewood Hospital and the Cleveland Clinic. Residents entering the packed Mackey Main Theater at Beck Center for the Arts were handed fliers urging them to contact city officials to help save the historic facility. After presentations outlining the proposed [...]

Local mom seeking support for ‘a playground for everyone”

By Sue Botos Rocky River Elle Butler may be only 8 months old, but she is already leaving a big impression on the city. Born with a genetic condition that paralyzed her vocal cords and left doctors scratching their heads, uncertain of how she will develop, her mother, Ann Butler, has remained positive despite the [...]