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Lorain County's Innovation Fund awards $400,000 in grants
Seven local startup companies have received a total of $400,000 in grants from the Innovation Fund in Lorain County.
Man files civil rights lawsuit against Cleveland police officer he claims shot him for no reason
A Maple Heights man who said he was unarmed and his arms were in the air when a Cleveland policeman shot him last summer filed a federal civil rights lawsuit against the officer.
Unarmed Ohio man shot in chest files lawsuit
An unarmed man who says he had his hands in the air when a Cleveland police officer shot him in the chest over a traffic violation last year has filed a federal civil rights lawsuit in the matter Greg Love of Maple Heights and two others involved in the June 23 shooting filed the action in federal court on Feb. 13. The 29-year-old Love says Officer ... (more)
Lion of Judah charter school operator ordered to pay $195,000 in restitution to the state
The head of a now-shuttered East Side charter school was sentenced today to five years probation and has agreed to pay more than $195,000 to the state.
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Man vents road rage on off-duty officer: Solon police blotter
A Cleveland man, 20, chose his target poorly when he decided to get into a bad mood while driving Feb. 11 on Harper Road.
Maple Heights lays off four firefighters in attempt to close estimated $2.5 million budget...
The city laid off four firefighters last week as officials continue to make deeper cuts to shrink the city's estimated $2.5 million budget shortfall.
Richard F. Sweetman 1954-2014
Richard was born July 12, 1954, in Warren, the son of the late John C. and Helen Marie Brothers Sweetman.
Boy, 15, accused of breaking another boy's nose and facial bone during fight: Shaker Heights police blotter
Fight, Avalon: A 15-year-old boy was arrested on suspicion of felonious assault about 6 p.m. Feb. 13, accused of breaking another teens nose and causing a fractured facial bone during a fight.
Woman's reckless driving causes damage off road: Gates Mills Police Blotter
A Maple Heights woman, 25, was cited for failing to maintain reasonable control of a vehicle Feb. 9 after she drove off the road and crashed into a mailbox, street sign and culvert.
Postal inspectors, police seize more than 60 pounds of marijuana mailed to two area...
Postal inspectors and narcotics detectives seized more than 60 pounds of marijuana sent through the mail from Arizona to two area men.