Saturday May 18
Repair roads in Parma, Parma Heights: Letter to the Editor
The winter was not that harsh, but Parma and Parma Heights have their work cut out for them.
Thu May 16, 2013
Parma Heights lands $150,000 block grant for road construction
The reconstruction of Ackley Boulevard received a boost with the acquisition of a Community Development Block Grant in the amount of $150,000. The project will involve full-depth concrete replacement beginning at the intersection of Brookmere, east to the Parma border.
Tue May 14, 2013
Parma Heights officials adopt two programs to improve residential, commercial property
The Ohio Community Reinvestment Area program is an economic developmental tool that is administered by municipal government and provides real property tax exemptions to residents and businesses that invest in their community.
Fri May 10, 2013
Republic Waste Services to reimburse Fairview Park for costs related to strike
FAIRVIEW PARK The recent Republic Waste Services work stoppage and lack of customer service for city residents felt a little like deja vu, Mayor Eileen Patton said last week.
Dog park supporters in Parma area forming non-profit to raise funds
"We want to show council and Mayor DeGeeter that there are 500-600 people interested in having a dog park." PARMA A group that wants to create a dog park in the Parma area has begun to organize and hopes to start raising money for its cause.
Thu May 09, 2013
Parma Heights Mayor Byrne will run for second term in November
It comes as no surprise, then, that Byrne has announced he will be running for a second term in November.
Thief breaks into truck, steals tools: Parma Heights Police Blotter
THEFT FROM VEHICLE, REVERE DRIVE: A man reported at 10 p.m. May 3 that his truck was broken into and some tools were taken.
Kidney donation from daughter to Parma Heights father is gift of life: Jack Marschall
Isn't it interesting how we sometimes shy away from a gift that that is given to us by a friend or relative? I drive my family nuts every December when they ask what I want for Christmas.
Wed May 08, 2013
Brunswick teacher Tom Rounds announces retirement after nearly four decades
After 32 years of teaching, the Memorial Elementary School fifth grade Language Arts teacher Tom Rounds announced on his Facebook page today that he is retiring from the Brunswick Schools at the end of this school year.
Pepper Pike Police Chief Jack Crivel retiring after 5 1/2 years on force
Crivel joined the department as chief in November 2007. Prior to working for the city, he worked in corporate security for companies including Key Bank for five years and served 25 years with the Parma Heights Police Department.
Teen arrested after robbing a second teen at gunpoint: Parma Police Blotter
ROBBERY, SNOW ROAD: A Parma Heights boy, 16, was arrested April 30 after he allegedly robbed an acquaintance at gunpoint in Parma.
Sun May 05, 2013
President Obama tells OSU graduates to participate, persevere -- and sleep in while you...
Speaking at one of the largest commencement ceremonies in the nation, President Barack Obama asked two things of Ohio State University's more than 10,000 graduates Sunday.
Fri May 03, 2013
What President Bush told Ohio State graduates in his 2002 commencement address
You will determine whether our new ethic of responsibility is the break of a wave, or the rise of a tide.
This weekend in Parma and Parma Heights, May 3-5
The 65th annual Polish Constitution Day Parade steps off at 2 p.m. May 5 from Parma Circle, just north of West Ridgewood Drive, and proceeds north to Snow Road.
Thu May 02, 2013
Tools stolen from work site: Parma Heights Police Blotter
BURGLARY, YORK ROAD: A man reported April 24 that a house that he is remodeling was burglarized.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
Cleveland-area Internet cafes and suppliers plead not guilty to gambling-related charges
Nine people and representatives for eight businesses connected to Internet cafes in Cuyahoga County pleaded not guilty this morning to gambling-related crimes.
Sat Apr 27, 2013
Edward A. "Ed" Porachan
Edward A. "Ed" Porachan, 86, departed this life to return to his Father in Heaven on Wednesday, April 24, 2013 in Cleveland, after a long, but courageous battle with cancer.
Thu Apr 25, 2013
People need to invest in future by supporting Avon Lake school levy
We have a story. We grew up in Parma the first being the largest suburb in Ohio.
Pot found during traffic stop: Parma Heights Police Blotter
DRUG ABUSE, W. 130TH STREET: A Cleveland man was arrested April 21 for drug abuse and possession of drug paraphernalia.
EarthFest 2013 in Berea welcomes crowds, sunny day to the Cuyahoga County Fairgrounds
"I was stunned," said Scott Sanders, executor director of Earth Day Coalition, the main sponsor of the annual EarthFest.