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Rocky River district gets plans rolling for safe biking/walking routes

By Sue Botos Rocky River School officials want to know what it will take, besides above-freezing temperatures, to get students to walk and bike to school on a regular basis. So before submitting a grant request to the Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) for participation in the Safe Routes to School Program, administrators surveyed parents [...]

Robby’s Voice seeks to ‘break the silence’ surrounding addiction

Rocky River By Sue Botos Rob Brandt showed a collage of smiling young faces to a group of parents gathered last week in the auditorium of Rocky River High School. One prominent photo on the slide was the graduation picture of his son Robby. “Every one of these kids could be walking the halls of [...]

Grant sought to add trails at Tri-City Park

The application to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources seeks $119,672 for 2,720 feet of asphalt trail that will loop around Tri-City Park. According to the grant application, the eight-foot wide trail would be used for cycling, hiking, walking and in-line skating.

Children’s author seeks to turn the page on bullying

By Sue Botos Rocky River Not many adults would invite a child to insult them. But that’s exactly what children’s author and advocate Trudy Ludwig did during visits to Kensington Intermediate and Goldwood Primary schools last week. This was not just a random request. Ludwig used the role play exercise to illustrate “Trudy’s Empower Tool [...]