Man investigated in fake-check making scheme after using counterfeit...
A man who has been convicted of making fake checks is under investigation for a similar scheme, this time accused of writing a bogus check from a state prison bank account, records say.
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Wed Apr 16, 2014
Woman taken to psych ward after following apartment tenants: Mayfield Heights Police Blotter
An apartment tenant was seen following other tenants in the building April 4 and even followed one into her apartment and sat at her dining room table.
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Mayfield, Mayfield Heights finance directors say RITA delay won't affect municipalities
Despite paying RITA $227,000 to collect the city's 2012 taxes, Mayfield Heights Finance Director Robert Tribby said he's not disappointed in the agency's tax collection delay caused by an influx of last-minute electronic filings.
Police: Homeowner scams in Mayfield Hts, Lake County
In Mayfield Heights, police say they had two suspicious calls in which an unidentified man knocked on the door of homes.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Public hearing tonight to discuss potential Lander Road skilled-nursing facility: Mayfield Heights morning links
REZONING HEARING TONIGHT: Mayfield Heights is hosting a public hearing tonight to discuss rezoning four parcels on Lander Road so that Atrium Centers, Inc. can build a skilled nursing facility at the corner of Lander and Cedar.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
Hillcrest area law directors make recent headlines, moderate salaries compared to others in Greater Cleveland
In municipal governments - where most elected officials serve part-time and many lack legal and political training - law directors play a key role in helping the wheels of the government turn.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Drugs fuel two violent attacks in Euclid
Drugs fueled two recent violent attacks here, including a shooting in the middle of the street near children, reports say.
Firehouse Subs donates nearly $55,000 in equipment to three local departments
Nearly $55,000 in equipment donations by a flagship sandwich shop will go a long way in helping three fire departments continue their mission of protecting the public and saving lives.
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Man accused of stealing $6,500 in 78 seconds from two gas stations, police say
Francois once worked for a Speedway gas station, which helped him steal from the businesses on Mayfield Road in South Euclid and Mayfield Heights, investigators say.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
St. Francis community honors retiring pastor at gala fundraiser: Messen' Around
The St. Francis of Assisi Parish and School celebrated March 29 with a Gala tribute to Fr.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Woman belives she was kidnapped by odd-shaped men: Mayfield Heights Police Blotter
Highland Heights police reported April 2 a resident said she was abducted and kidnapped the previous night by five odd-shaped men and when she tried to escape they brought her back home.
Report: Man tried to abduct boy, 10, at Cleveland Heights bus stop
The boy ran to a bus stop and told the bus driver what happened. The driver then called police and drove without stopping until Mayfield Heights police stopped the bus.
Brush collection, drug disposal: Highland Heights morning links
BRANCHES, BRUSH DISPOSAL: The Highland Heights Service Department will be gathering unwanted branches, stumps and tree debris from residents from April 14 through June 30. The city is asking residents who are interested in the program to schedule a pick-up time and place all the branches facing the same direction at the end of their driveways.
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Mayfield Heights resident has bubblicious goal: world's largest soap bubble
Mayfield Heights resident Gary Pearlman has an awesome goal. Pearlman, also known as Dr. U.R. Awesome, will attempt to break the Guinness World Record for the Largest Free Floating Soap Bubble Created Outdoors.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Jill Miller Zimon, John E Barnes Jr. discuss government transparency, Medicaid expansion
The Democratic Party, Medicaid expansion and transparency were the topics of discussion Monday for 12th Ohio House District candidates John E Barnes Jr. and Jill Miller Zimon .
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Medicaid expansion at the forefront of 12th Ohio House District debate
Medicaid expansion was the focus of a discussion between Democratic candidates John E. Barnes Jr. and Jill Miller Zimon who are running for the 12th Ohio House District seat in the May 6 primary election.
Cleveland Easter tradition Eggshelland reborn in Lyndhurst
For 56 years, Eggshelland was a Cleveland tradition. Since 1957, Lyndhurst couple Ron and Betty Manolio had transformed their front yard on Linden Lane into an Easter paradise for the days between Palm Sunday and Easter, using upward of 40,000 real, painted eggshells to create elaborate themed displays.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
Possible ethics violations in Mayfield Heights, preparing for...
What you might have missed is questions about ethics violations in Mayfield Heights, where three generations of one family work in the service department; preparations in case of a teachers strike in Chagrin Falls; a new contract for teachers in Westlake; and $3 million worth of taxpayer-financed upgrades to the Cleveland Heights High School ... (more)
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Crystal Tower in East Cleveland evacuated for carbon monoxide leak, 12 taken to hospital
A dozen residents of the Crystal Tower apartment building are being treated for carbon monoxide poisoning, officials said early Friday evening.