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Scott Jones TV
North Olmsted native Scott Jones said his wife and children were watching the television show "Let's Ask America" when they commented that he should try out for a spot.
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Tue Apr 15, 2014
The Plain Dealer
Maple festival, chili cook-off and foraged tea: Cleveland local food calendar, April 16, 2014
This unpredictable weather season has us hungering for food from all seasons. Check out these events featuring maple syrup, chili, foraged tea and a chance to warm up in the kitchen.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Sources Sought Notice - 70-- Request for Information detailing Workflow process
No formal solicitation for this work exists at this time The principal component of work required is for professional Flowchart development for the purpose of documenting a multi-step process in which Program Contracting Actively Central uses into a flowchart system.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Interactive map shows Northeast Ohio road and bridge projects
From a resurfacing of the potholed Triskett Road in Cleveland to replacement of the deck of the Interstate 77 bridge in Independence and Cuyahoga Heights, road repair projects in Northeast Ohio are swinging into action.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Crain's Cleveland Business
Developer Vincent Marotta sells last shopping center from portfolio
The sale of Independence Square Shopping Center, a neighborhood shopping center in the middle of Independence, marks the end of another chapter in Northeast Ohio real estate.
Fri Mar 28, 2014
Coyotes on the rise, Shaker cell phones banned: Weekend update
It snowed in this first full week of spring. But even in this winter weather, coyote sightings have become more prevalent as the carnivores produce offspring and defend their dens.
Man arrested for trafficking heroin: Independence Police Blotter
Drug Offense, Parkland Road: An Independence man, 21, was arrested March 19 for trafficking drugs , possession of drugs, possession of criminal tools, possession of drug abuse instruments and drug paraphernalia.
Wed Mar 26, 2014
Developer plans restaurants, service station and possible hotel on Miller Road in Brecksville
An Independence developer plans to build restaurants, a gas station with convenience mart, offices, laboratories and possibly a hotel off Miller Road at Interstate 77. The Dalad Group would build the development on 40 acres just west of the former U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs hospital on Brecksville Road and east of 77, said Joe Balog, ... (more)
Mon Mar 24, 2014
St. Michael School Plans Kindergarten Open House on April 11
St. Michael School is hosting a Kindergarten Open House on Friday, April 11 at 9:45 am.
Student-operated cafe at Independence High School offers food for body and soul: Ink on Independence
Ms. McNamara when she sensed a need for her students to develop certain skill sets "to get them in a position of authority, by assuming a leadership role", Ms.
Fri Mar 21, 2014
Local Fitness Pro Ushers in Spring: Courier Communique
Believe it or not, spring is around the corner! A fresh beginning may involve transforming your body.
Cleveland man charged with disorderly conduct, given ride downtown: Seven Hills Police Blotter
Disorderly Conduct, E. Pleasant Valley Road: A Cleveland man, 47, was charged with disorderly conduct March 21 in the early morning hours.
Thu Mar 20, 2014
Seven Hills one of few Northeast Ohio communities to not post council agendas online
Throughout the Parma area in February, Independence was hands down the most prolific online-agenda poster, uploading the documents for council, council committee, planning and zoning meetings to the city website well in advance.