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City makes checks and balances available online

By Sue Botos Rocky River The city of Rocky River has started the new year by joining more than 1,000 local governments and school districts throughout the state in posting financial information on “We’re very pleased to be up and running with this,” commented Mayor Pam Bobst. She said the project was set up […]

At last! Executive Club comes tumbling down

Rocky River By Sue Botos About eight years after the last tenant moved out of the Executive Club complex, the abandoned and deteriorating Center Ridge Road buildings finally met the wrecking ball last week, much to the joy of city officials. “It’s a truly exciting day in the neighborhood,” commented law Director Andy Bemer during […]

Senior Center receives accreditation, suggestions from peer reviewer

By Sue Botos Rocky River After over a year of intensive evaluation, the Rocky River Senior Center has received accreditation from the National Council on Aging (NCOA) and the National Institute of Senior Centers (NISC), joining an elite list of about 244 centers nationally. “We will be recommending you for accreditation. Everything looks good. There […]

Students really dig science with augmented reality sandbox

By Sue Botos Rocky River There are those who feel technology has robbed children of the opportunity to use their imaginations and just play. But thanks to a new partnership of computers and that childhood favorite, the sandbox, sixth-graders at Rocky River Middle School (RRMS) will experience the best of both worlds. In December, three […]