13 hrs ago
Former Beachwood police union head files wrongful termination suit
The former officer and head of the union representing the Beachwood police filed a lawsuit against the department saying he was fired in retaliation for voicing the concerns of the police union. Former Beachwood officer Roger Martin filed the lawsuit Aug. 24 in the U.S. District Court Northern District of Ohio.
14 hrs ago
Ohio school report card recap with rankings and district details: Numbers Behind the News
Four Cuyahoga County school districts rank in the top 10 statewide for performance index on the 2014 Ohio school report cards, but, Cuyahoga districts did not do as well overall as those in two other big counties - Franklin and Hamilton. Cuyahoga districts ranking in the top 10 are Solon , Rocky River , Beachwood and Chagrin Falls .
Fri Sep 12, 2014
Northeast Ohio districts among state's highest-scorers on state tests, but region...
A few Northeast Ohio districts placed near the top of Ohio's performance ranking on today's state report cards for the 2013-14. But the region dominated the bottom of that list with the Cleveland school district and several suburbs scoring poorly on state tests.
Woman steals cat-themed jewelry from Claire's: Beachwood police blotter
THEFT, CEDAR ROAD: At 3 p.m. on Sept. 8, a woman was arrested when she stole five pieces of costume jewelry from Claire's at Beachwood Place Mall.
Thu Sep 11, 2014
Shop Recycled this weekend: The Gathering Place Warehouse Home Furnishings Sale
Everything is half-price this weekend at The Gathering Place Warehouse Home Furnishings Sale. Click here for a look at just some of the items available at this sale.
Wed Sep 10, 2014
The Plain Dealer
Moxie's Rosh Hashanah dinners promise homestyle holiday fare, without the heavy-lifting
Though Rosh Hashanah is just around the corner, there's still time to make plans for a big holiday dinner. Especially if you're not up for cooking it yourself.
Man arrested after performing sexact in front of hotel clerk: Mayfield Heights Police Blotter
Harassment, Golden Gate Boulevard: A man was arrested at the Kensington Inn Aug. 28 after he masturbated in front of a clerk when he called her up to his room to bring him lotion. The clerk said he was naked when she came into the room and she asked him to put some clothes on and he told her "in a minute."
Tue Sep 09, 2014
Shaker Heights Library holds sessions with residents to gather...
Shaker Library leaders, seeking to modernize the city's system and make it more cost effective, are inviting the public to consider the possibilities. Library users, teachers, workers and others took part Saturday in two sessions of World Cafe Table Talks in which those in attendance saw, among other things, possible plans for updating the current main library and building a new library at one of the two current branch locations.
Mon Sep 08, 2014
Beachwood school board considers putting bond issue, operating levy before voters
Bryden Elementary is one of the two oldest buildings in the Beachwood City Schools district. School officials say the school needs a makeover.
Sewer district court fight over stormwater management to finally go before Ohio Supreme Court
A four-year legal fight between the Northeast Ohio Regional Sewer District and several communities over who will control stormwater management will get its final day in court Tuesday. The Ohio Supreme Court will hear arguments in the case in which a group of suburbs challenged the sewer district's authority to manage the runoff and impose fees that would raise millions of dollars to pay for the work.
Sun Sep 07, 2014
Seeking questions for candidates for Cuyahoga County Council District 11: editorial board
If you are a resident of Cuyahoga County District 11 on the county's east side, what concerns do you have that you want placed before Democratic incumbent Sunny Simon and her challenger, Republican John J. Currid. Both are vying in the Nov. 4 election to represent the district on County Council.
Fri Sep 05, 2014
Dogs attack neighbor's dog: Beachwood police blotter
ANIMAL AT LARGE, RANCH ROAD: At 6:30 p.m. on Sept. 1, a woman reported that her neighbor's dog attacked her dog.
Cleveland theater auditions for Sept. 5 and beyond: TrueNorth...
Academy for the Performing Arts. Chagrin Falls High School's Performing Arts Center, 400 E. Washington St. Seeking a choreographer for "West Side Story."
Shaker Heights Middle School principal David Glasner: 5 Questions
Name: David Glasner School: Shaker Heights Middle School Town you live in: We are currently living with family in Beachwood while we look for more permanent housing, hopefully in Shaker Heights. What do you think of Ohio's Common Core? I am generally a big fan of the Common Core Standards.
Wed Sep 03, 2014
Fairmount Temple Welcomes the Return of Jewish Recording Artist Dan Nichols, Sept. 19-20
Dan Nichols , one of the most popular and influential Jewish musicians in North America, will be at Fairmount Temple for the Shabbat Evening Service on Friday, Sept.
Beachwood Chamber Networking September Networking After Five
The Beachwood Chamber of Commerce will host it's September Networking After Five event on Tuesday, September 9th, 2014 from 5:00-6:30 pm at Easthaven at the Village located at 26900 Amhearst Circle, Beachwood.
RTA police working closer with bus drivers to halt on-board unruliness and violence
RTA bus drivers now have transit police on duty at their bus garages -- giving them an easier way to report unruly passengers and other problems on their routes.
Tue Sep 02, 2014
A trove of pleasures at Red the Steakhouse in Beachwood, the patio at Guarino's in Little...
Simple is delectable, like a pepper-encrusted steak. Spoon on red wine pan sauce, and let the feasting begin at Red the Steakhouse, 3355 Richmond Road, Beachwood, 216-831-2252.
Mon Sep 01, 2014
Beachwood's Mandel Jewish Community Center presents 8th Annual...
For the past six months a committee of film connoisseurs has been immersed in watching films by the hundreds, attempting to cull the very best for the upcoming 8th Annual Cleveland Jewish FilmFest.
Dog bites woman: Beachwood police blotter
ANIMAL BITE, HILLTOP DRIVE: At 6:17 p.m. on Aug. 29, a woman was bitten by a neighbor's dog.