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City Council clerk Kurokawa to retire in September

By Sue Botos Rocky River A familiar face will be missing from City Council meetings by the end of September when council clerk Misao Kurokawa retires. “This is a great job. I’ll be sorry to go, but it’s time,” Kurokawa stated before a recent council meeting. She has held the council clerk’s position for 15 [...]

Rocky River Bright Spot garden rooted in family tradition

By Sue Botos Rocky River Driving along Lake Road in Rocky River, it’s hard to miss Thomas Savoca’s front yard. A virtual kaleidoscope of colors spills from large urns, flowing into a border of more flowers circling a manicured lawn. This was the vision that earned Savoca a place on this year’s list of Bright [...]

Educate your palate at wine tasting flight school

Educate your palate this week. Attend a wine tasting flight school at Wine Bar in Rocky River. Every other Wednesday, Wine Bar Rocky River proves that school really can be fun. The 6:30 p.m. sessions are designed to teach you about various wines and what foods best pair with them. The tastings typically include five [...]

Rocky River Park stormwater project to stem the tide of runoff

By Sue Botos Rocky River The “green infrastructure” demonstration project recently completed on the City Hall campus has been successfully controlling excess stormwater, according to city officials. Now, Rocky River Park is next in line for work that will help direct runoff from Lake Erie. At its last legislative session before August recess, City Council [...]