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  1. South Side Neighborhood WatchRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 6 | West Side and South Side Leader

    COVENTRY: A Wagoner Street man reported Nov. 24 a North Bender Avenue man showed up at his residence, refused to leave and struck him with a skillet. He stated he struggled with the man, who then left and went back to his residence.

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  2. Norton Council finalizing decision on Nash Heights assessmentsRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 29 | West Side and South Side Leader

    The final figures are in. The cost of the Nash Heights sanitary sewer project in the City of Norton is $7.29 million, according to city officials, but the amount to assess residents in the neighborhood took some discussion before an agreement was reached.

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  3. South Side Education News & NotesRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 21 | West Side and South Side Leader

    Summit Education Initiative announced 20 individuals will represent Class 2 of the CLASS Act Scholars of Summit County, a nine-month professional support program for select preschool teachers that runs from September 2018 through May 2019. SEI is a nonprofit organization working to enhance the educational experiences of individuals and their families living in Summit County to ensure every student graduates prepared, passionate and persistent and to improve personal and regional prosperity through increased educational attainment, according to SEI officials.

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  4. St. Hilary students helping families in needRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 21 | West Side and South Side Leader

    St. Hilary School students collected food items and dishwashing supplies recently during a food drive to benefit individuals and families in need. Sponsored by Student Council, the Thanksgiving food drive netted thousands of donated items collected from each classroom, according to school officials.

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  5. Norton Council OKs wage increases for office, clerical employeesRead the original story

    Nov 9, 2018 | West Side and South Side Leader

    Norton City Council approved several pieces of legislation, which include giving wage increases to office and clerical employees, agreeing to the design of improvements on Wooster and South Cleveland-Massillon roads and more. Council held a special meeting Nov. 5 to clear the agenda so upcoming meetings could be spent discussing next year's budget.

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  6. County considers MOU for Green resource officersRead the original story

    Oct 25, 2018 | West Side and South Side Leader

    Summit County Council's Public Safety Committee approved legislation at the Oct. 22 meeting that would enable Green Local Schools to employ new school resource officers. The proposed resolution would authorize a memorandum of understanding and an agreement between the Green Board of Education and the Summit County Sheriff's Office.

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  7. South Side Neighborhood WatchRead the original story

    Oct 25, 2018 | West Side and South Side Leader

    COVENTRY: Summit County sheriff's deputies responded to a fight involving a man and a woman at an East Caston Road residence Oct. 15. The woman reported the man grabbed her arm and broke her cellphone. She declined medical attention and refused to file charges on the Gridley Street man.

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  8. Council agrees to support Issue 8Read the original story

    Oct 25, 2018 | West Side and South Side Leader

    Council heard from Chelsay Finney, of Summit County Children Services , about Issue 8, which is the renewal of a 2.25-mill levy with a 1-mill increase, on the Nov. 6 General Election ballot. Finney said the levy has not increased in 30 years.

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  9. Council considering contract for drainage improvement in BathRead the original story

    Oct 25, 2018 | West Side and South Side Leader

    Summit County Council's Public Works Committee heard details on a resolution that would authorize a contract to develop a drainage improvement general plan for Bath as part of the Summit County Surface Water Management District. During the Oct. 22 meeting, members agreed to recommend the full Council approve a contract with Sustainable Streams LLC for $137,000 at next week's meeting.

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  10. Norton Council discusses purchase of stun gunsRead the original story

    Oct 11, 2018 | West Side and South Side Leader

    During the Oct. 9 meeting, Norton City Council discussed the purchase of 20 stun guns so each officer would have one. There was some confusion regarding details of the lease contract with Axon Enterprises Inc. The city would pay a total of $38,888 over five years, at which point it would own the stun guns.

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  11. South Side Neighborhood WatchRead the original story

    Oct 11, 2018 | West Side and South Side Leader

    COVENTRY: Summit County sheriff's deputies investigated the theft of a motorcycle from the unlocked garage of a State Mill Road residence Sept. 30. A van abandoned on Interstate 77 for more than 72 hours was towed from the scene Sept.

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  12. Green Councilman supports elected law directorRead the original story

    Oct 11, 2018 | West Side and South Side Leader

    A strong mayor should never fear an independent and elected law director. I support Green Issue 14, the charter amendment to make our law director a citizen of Green and an elected position.

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  13. West Side Real Estate News & NotesRead the original story

    Oct 11, 2018 | West Side and South Side Leader

    The State of Ohio recently recognized October as Energy Efficiency Month in acknowledgement of the successful efforts of the Home Weatherization Assistance Program to reduce energy usage and boost local economies throughout Ohio, according to the Summit County Executive's Office. Locally, the HWAP is administered by the Summit County Department of Community and Economic Development, with funding from the U.S. Department of Energy's Weatherization Assistance Program.

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  14. Group wants Green's law director electedRead the original story

    Oct 9, 2018 | West Side and South Side Leader

    Voting in favor of Issue 14 for an independent law director is a common-sense amendment to Green's City Charter. This charter amendment was devised by experienced attorneys who live in our city and sponsored and approved by the political action committee Citizens for Responsible Green Government, as well as over 1,000 residents who signed the petition to place it on the ballot.

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  15. Springfield officials eyeing dispatch mergerRead the original story

    Oct 8, 2018 | West Side and South Side Leader

    At the Sept. 27 meeting, trustees authorized Township Administrator Warren Price to get quotes on the possibility of joining the Southwest Summit Council of Governments for fire and police dispatch services through the Southwest Summit Communications Center in Norton.

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  16. Former councilwoman defends need for elected law directorRead the original story

    Sep 28, 2018 | West Side and South Side Leader

    I have been a resident of Green for nearly all of my life and a former Green City Council person, and I strongly support Issue 14, the initiative to elect our own law director. This initiative was modeled after the City of Stow's Charter language 9.01-9.06 and is written in accordance with the language of our own charter as well.

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  17. New Franklin drops plans for joint dispatch centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2018 | West Side and South Side Leader

    At the Sept. 19 New Franklin Council meeting, Mayor Paul Adamson announced he is withdrawing legislation for the creation of a Council of Governments with Green, the first step toward creating a joint emergency dispatch center.

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  18. Norton super stresses need for earned income tax issue to pass in NovemberRead the original story

    Sep 13, 2018 | West Side and South Side Leader

    At the Sept. 10 Norton City Schools Board of Education meeting, Superintendent Dana Addis stressed the district's need for passing the proposed earned income tax that is on the Nov. 6 ballot.

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  19. South Side Neighborhood WatchRead the original story

    Sep 7, 2018 | West Side and South Side Leader

    COVENTRY: Summit County sheriff's deputies responded to a report of a suspicious man with no shirt walking on South Main Street Aug. 25. They located the man and found he appeared to be under the influence of drugs. He reportedly admitted he ingested Suboxone and had no prescription for it.

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  20. South Side News & NotesRead the original story

    Aug 31, 2018 | West Side and South Side Leader

    On Aug. 20, Summit County Council passed legislation that authorized Summit County Executive Ilene Shapiro to execute a professional service contract for the Turkeyfoot Lake Sanitary Sewer System Improvements Project, to be located in New Franklin. According to county officials, the county Department of Sanitary Sewer Services has completed a master plan and a Wastewater Action Plan for a large portion of southwestern Summit County, including New Franklin, the Village of Clinton and a southwest portion of Green, where there are a high number of failing septic systems.

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