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Gang members accused of Westshore break-ins, car thefts

A handful of gangs from the West Side of Cleveland were responsible for a series of break-ins and thefts across the Westshore, according to the Cuyahoga County prosecutor’s office. Members of those gangs were taken into custody by law enforcement agencies from across Cuyahoga County last week.

Prosecutor defends handling of Tamir Rice case

Cuyahoga County Prosecutor Timothy McGinty said he is following the law in his handling of the case of Tamir Race, the 12-year-old boy fatally shot by police while holding a replica airsoft pellet gun in a Cleveland park nearly a year ago.

Fairview Boston terrier to be on library cards

As the winner of the Cuyahoga County Library’s System’s recent top dog contest, Frankie the Boston terrier will have his photo on a new version of the system’s library card. But Frankie’s connection to the library is much deeper. The Fairview Park branch library actually helped Frankie get his life back.

Solstice steps shed light on many different views

  Growing up in Lakewood, Lakewood Park was always a fixture, a big, inviting green space in the midst of a closely packed city. It was the site of summer picnics for everything from Girl Scouts to birthday celebrations, dripping orange popsicles and many hours spent eating dust on the softball fields, (mostly the result […]