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'Show Your Colors' at North Olmsted Homecoming celebration: A Place in the Sun
August is just around the corner, which means it's time to prepare for the annual North Olmsted Homecoming celebration, coordinated by Community Council.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Chagrin, North Olmsted, Seven Hills asking for tax hikes, Solon hires prosecutor's wife as HR director: Weekend update
Cities want to hike taxes, and school districts do, too. Just another lovely summer week in Northeast Ohio, where Northeast Ohio Media Group community reporters are keeping tabs on city councils and school boards.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Two men fight over insult to bar employee: Westlake police blotter
Bar fight, Center Ridge Road: At 3:13 a.m. July 22, a 38-year-old North Olmsted man and a 25-year-old Lakewood man were arrested after fighting at a Westlake bar over a perceived slight to a female employee.
Police stop suspect driving without a tire: North Ridgeville police blotter
Reckless operations, US 20: On July 18, an officer noticed a black car traveling northbound that did not have a front left tire.
DUI suspect confronted behind convenience store: Olmsted Falls police blotter
Drunk Driving, Columbia Road: After seeing a reckless driver the evening of July 17, a man called police.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
HeldenFiles: What's the greatest sitcom? Ohio author ranks them in new book
It's one thing to argue whether Seinfeld is the greatest sitcom ever, as writer and North Olmsted resident Martin Gitlin claims in his new book.
North Olmsted schools plan to buy property adjacent to middle school for $90,000
The North Olmsted school board has authorized the district to purchase property, including a house, adjacent to the middle school for $90,000.
North Olmsted school board votes to place $81 million bond issue on the November ballot
The school board voted unanimously Wednesday night to place an $81 million, 34-year bond issue on the November ballot to pay for constructing a new high school and middle school building.
Former North Olmsted police officer sentenced to five days in jail
Former North Olmsted police officer Christopher Fox, who held a New Year's Eve 2013 party at his home attended by dozens of teenagers, was sentenced to five days in jail, given three years probation and fined $500.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
North Olmsted school board plans Wednesday vote on bond issue for a...
The school board Wednesday night is expected to vote on placing a bond issue on the November ballot that would pay for a new combined middle school and high school building .
New Rocky River senior services director wants to dispel aging myths
Debbie Bock wants you to remember this: older people are not necessarily frail, they have many interests and they have a lot of life experience to offer if you take the time to listen.
Upgrade your shower, fix that porch and stitch a mini quilt: A.M. Links for Wednesday, July 23
Install a robe hook outside of the shower to keep the bathroom neat. This is one of several tips from Moen for easy shower upgrades.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Ohio cop rescues 340lb drunken man as he runs into traffic
Laying down the law: Moment cop rescues 340lb man as he is pulled over for erratic driving before running into traffic and lying on the ground A police officer risked his own life to save a suspected drunk driver after the man ran on to a busy freeway and laid down in the road during a traffic stop.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
North Olmsted launches PulsePoint app to save lives by encouraging the public to start CPR (photo gallery)
The city's fire department is encouraging residents to install an app on their smartphones that could save the lives of heart attack victims.
Bay Village police look for assault suspect
The suspect fled from officers responding to a report of two people fighting near the intersection of Colombia Road and Lake Road Tuesday, a police report said.
Fairview Park Garden Club conducts online rain barrel auction: A Place in the Sun
The rain barrels were decorated by students from Fairview and Lutheran West high schools, St. Joseph Academy and Messiah Lutheran School.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Ohio officer rescues drunk driver from busy interstate
When Patrolman Matt Beck stopped a driver for going 82 miles per hour along I-480 in Ohio, he never expected the man to dart out into traffic.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
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Carman Live Across America Presents: No Plan B Tour
Carman Live Across America Presents: No Plan B Tour LIVE Saturday, August 2, 2014 at 7:00pm at Church on the Rise, 3550 Crocker Road, Westlake, Ohio 44145.
Woman punches her boyfriend in dispute over chicken: Westlake police blotter
Domestic violence, Rose Road: On July 10, a 45-year-old Westlake woman punched her boyfriend in the face and grabbed his genitals in an argument over who ate all the chicken.