Independence man ignites wife's wedding dress in driveway: Pick of the police blotter
An Independence man is accused of setting his wife's wedding dress on fire in his driveway while he was drunk.
Caring for a chemical-free yard, bingo, boccee and more: Independence morning news
This week in Independence residents can enjoy games of bingo and bocce as well as a free showing of Her.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Stormes Drive residents fear storms after floods wreck homes,...
After three floods, Stormes Drive residents fear the rain while wondering why their lawsuit against the city was dismissed.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Richmond Heights City Council, Charter Review Committee propose contradicting charter amendments
The Richmond Heights Charter Review Committee is proposing nine charter amendments, several that would reduce council's powers, but council has submitted amendments that give it more authority.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Clevelanders douse themselves with ice water for Lou Gehrig's disease
A few disc jockey personalities and staffers at a local radio station got wet behind their ears, shoulders and laps today as they joined in on a national social media fundraiser for ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig's disease.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
NEO's Best: Today's pizza tastings are at Romito's in Independence at
Today, the NEO's Best Pizza tasting team - Restaurants and Dining Editor Joe Crea and Kristel's CLE host Kristel Hartshorn - is heading to the Suburban Cuyahoga County Southeast finalist, Romito's, located at 6474 Brecksville Rd. in Independence, at 1:30 p.m. They'll sample two pizzas: one cheese and one signature pie, to be chosen by the shop.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
A trip to the Gervasi Vineyards, a free showing of The Monuments Men...
This week in Independence residents and guests can venture to Canton for a wine tasting, and they can watch a The Monuments Men for free movie at Willow Theatre.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
Festival food and fun: Ink on Independence
Sometimes when you're surrounded by the food you enjoy, you wonder if you may have been born to the wrong people.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
How Procrastination Can Wreak Havoc on Your Wallet
You know the obvious ways that procrastination can impact your life: annoying your friends when you're late for dinner, or angering your boss for missing another deadline.
Former heroin addict testifies Harry Jacob paid her as much as $800 for sex
Gina Jaworski testified in Cuyahoga County Common Pleas Court that she had sex with Jacob five to 10 times after meeting him through a friend, Janice Luks.
Shawn Cline of Blue Point Grille, Cleveland, likes to find value wherever he eats
Tall and trim, taut in his movements, Shawn Cline seems wired for business. You know just by looking at him that the executive corporate chef for Hospitality Restaurants group goes out to eat with a defined purpose.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
Historic Hall renovations completed, a 5K run, a Big Band concert and more: Independence morning news
Renovations on Historic Hall were complete this week just in time for Home Days; there will be a 5K run on Saturday and a concert on Monday.
Job seekers fill out applications at the Cleveland Career Fair in Independence, Ohio, in June.
The economy continued to advance at a healthy pace in July, creating 209,000 jobs and adding to a string of positive economic news in recent weeks that suggests it is gaining momentum after years of lackluster growth following the recession.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Home Days, yoga, self-defense classes and more: Independence morning news
Bingo- Residents and guests who are 60 and older can enjoy a free game of Bingo on Tuesday.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
The fracking debate: How communities are trying to control drilling
Gates Mills residents are joining what's become a nationwide movement and petitioning to have a bill of rights placed on the November ballot that would attempt to ban more oil and gas wells.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Office manager in Independence permanently banned from investment industry over allegations that he paid himself $84,000
An office manager at an Independence brokerage has been fired and permanently barred from the industry after being accused of stealing $84,000 by writing payroll and commission checks to himself.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Hal Walker is "Home in Ohio": Ink on Independence
Hal Walker's array of musical equipment, including his beloved harmonica's, his Southeast Asian Khaen, and his West African Banakula.
Self-defense classes for women, yoga and more: Independence morning news
Movies and Munchies- Every Wednesday at the Willow Theatre residents and their guests can watch free movie and enjoy freshly popped popcorn.