13 hrs ago
The Plain Dealer
South Euclid City Council wants to shut public out of charter review, members claim
South Euclid City Council members Ruth Gray and Ed Icove, and seven residents are campaigning to be the city's next charter review commission, tasked with updating the city's laws.
17 hrs ago
Solon will share jail with Brooklyn Heights, offsetting costs
"This helps offset our operations cost," said Solon Sgt. Steven Galaska. "I would love to have 99 percent of the beds full."
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Retired cop Craig Sirna still serving public as successful farmer,...
Craig Sirna, a cop for most of his life, had little experience or knowledge of farming, but that didn't stop him from trying and eventually succeeding in a big way.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Faith & Religion
The Thursday morning adult Bible study will reconvene Sept. 4 at 10 a.m. at the Church in Aurora's library.
Solon schools welcome students back for first day
Orchard Middle School welcomed almost 800 students to the fifth and sixth grade.
Solon will share jail: 5 things you should know from City Council
Also at the meeting, a representative from Northeast Ohio Public Energy Council discussed the energy savings Solon has made by opting into its program.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Statewide crackdown on drunk driving beginsStatewide crackdown on...
If you drive drunk, police will find you. The national 'Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over' campaign starts today and runs through September 1. Statewide crackdown on drunk driving begins SOLON, Ohio -- If you drive drunk, police will find you.
Profanity spray painted onto tree: Solon police blotter
CRIMINAL MISCHIEF: At 1:09 p.m. on Aug. 8, a 42-year-old man discovered a spray painted penis on a tree in his front yard.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Whether in the office or in the kitchen, it's 'The Sweet...
Eileen Pickus of Solon seems to squeeze a few more hours out of the day than the rest of us.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Judge drops some charges against Bedford Muny Judge Harry Jacob
The bench trial, which began last Wednesday, will likely end without the defense calling any witnesses and final arguments are scheduled for late this afternoon Judge drops some charges against Bedford Muny Judge Harry Jacob The bench trial, which began last Wednesday, will likely end without the defense calling any witnesses and final arguments ... (more)
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Day testifies that Judge Harry Jacob's hallway hearing for prostitute was something he had...
Bedford Municipal Clerk of Courts Tom Day testified today that he has never seen a judge handle a case in a hallway - a blow to the defense of Judge Harry Jacob, who is accused of quietly taking care of a prostitute's speeding ticket outside his courtroom.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Tail-gater learns patience, like moderation, is a virtue: Bentleyville police blotter
Drunk driving, following too closely, drug abuse, possession of drug instruments, Solon Road: A Solon man, 27, told police during an Aug. 6 traffic stop that he was riding the bumper of the car in front of him because it was going too slow.
Woman attacks boyfriend with crutches: Solon police blotter
DOMESTIC VIOLENCE, CROMWELL DRIVE: At 2:04 a.m. Aug. 5, a 32-year-old woman hit her boyfriend in the face with crutches.
Computer expert testifies that Bedford judge's computer was filled with web sites on escorts
A state forensics analyst testified today that the private computer of Bedford Municipal Judge Harry Jacob III was filled with web sites that advertised for escorts.
Active Solon resident appointed to Diabetes Partnership of Cleveland's board of directors
Solon resident Jeffrey Malbasa has recently been appointed to the Diabetes Partnership of Cleveland's board of directors, serving a three-year term, which began on July 1, 2014.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Chocolate chip cookie shockers
SOLON | Hawthorn Parkway over U.S. 422 closed indefinitelySOLON |...
According to the Ohio Department of Transportation, Hawthorn Parkway over U.S. 422 -- between Harper Road and Cannon Road -- is now closed.
Federal indictment charged man found dead at Solon Middle School with stealing $1.5 million
A man found dead at the Solon Middle School football field was named in a federal criminal indictment that accused him of stealing more than $1.5 million from his former employer.
Peet's Coffee closes Solon, Middleburg Heights stores as part of regional downsizing
The Kruse Drive store is vacant, with a sign on the door asking residents to visit the nearest location in Beachwood on Richmond Road.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Former drug addict testifies Bedford judge paid her for sex 50 to 100 times
A former crack-cocaine addict who admitted to once spending $800 a day on her habit testified Wednesday that she had sex with Bedford Municipal Judge Harry Jacob III days after he helped her friend with a traffic ticket.