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Olmsted Falls officials credit donors for high school stadium improvements
The Olmsted Falls Schools Endowment and Alumni Association collected donations for 1971-built stadium, adding a new entrance arch and flag garden, new home bleachers and a press box.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Citizens for a Better Township plans to 'get the word out' about 4-mill property tax request
The need for more revenue to cover operating expenses and services provided in Olmsted Township has reached the point where passage of a 4-mill levy slated for the Nov. 4 ballot is critical.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Court upholds firing of Lakewood city worker who drove snowplow after drinking: Best of the beat
A federal appeals court upholds Lakewood's firing of a snowplow driver for drinking on the job, and North Olmsted school officials get doused in ice for charity.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Tires stolen from gas station: Olmsted Falls police blotter
Mutual Aid Given, Glenside Lane: The Olmsted Township Police Department requested assistance from their Falls counterparts August 15 to deal with a man who was intoxicated, but non-combative.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Southwest General offers Community Emergency Response Team training: Community Voices
Southwest General Health Center will offer free training for residents who would like to become members of the Community Emergency Response Team in their community.
First day of school in Olmsted Falls elicits smiles, laughs and a few tears
A few students shed a tear or two, but more had broad smiles on their faces as they arrived for the first day of a new year at Falls-Lenox Primary School.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
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City Council has granted permission to Mayor Ann Marie Donegan to enter an agreement with the City of Cleveland Division of Water.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Olmsted Falls is often overlooked by its own residents: Olmsted Dates and Data
Grand Pacific Junction celebrated its 23rd Heritage Days festival. At the same time, the Olmsted community continued observing its 200th birthday at that event.
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The city of Lakewood seeks money from an area bank, and North Olmsted wants to halt plans to raise the speed limit on Stearns Road.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Parade in Olmsted Falls opens Heritage Days festival: photo gallery
Two trains that halted an almost 90-minute parade did not stop the enthusiasm for this year's Heritage Days celebration.
Officer confronts motorcyclists drag racing in front of church: Olmsted Falls police blotter
Juvenile Complaints, Water Street: In the afternoon of August 7, an officer confronted youths swimming in the river running through David Fortier River Park.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Olmsted Falls senior director furloughed as city develops new elder services
Services and activities for elder residents of the Olmsted community will undergo substantial change in the final quarter of 2014.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Farming dominated North Olmsted until interurban railway: The stories of our towns
The city will celebrate its bicentennial next year, marking the arrival of the first permanent settler, David Johnson Stearns, from Vermont in June 1815.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Performing arts center helps students see the possiblePerforming arts ...
Ask a kid what they want to be when they grow up and you're bound to get some colorful answers.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Man found sleeping behind telecommunications equipment: Olmsted Falls police blotter
Drunken Driving, Schady Road: A 911 caller reported August 2 that someone driving Southbound on Usher Road had gone over the double yellow line several times, and almost hit oncoming traffic.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Second Thyme Around in Olmsted Falls sells artisan goods and antiques: It's Your Business
Web address: secondthymearound.com Owner: Connie Stephens Type of business: Antiques and Ohio Handmades Number of employees: One Years in business: One and a half What our business does: We are nestled on a side street of Grand Pacific Junction [shopping area] in Olmsted Falls.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Special elections cost more, attract fewer votes
Three cities and a school district today are paying up to $30,000 each to hold special elections today, which attract a fraction of the voters that general elections do.
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Lyndhurst, Olmsted Falls, Brook Park, Mogadore voters decide on tax issues
Lyndhurst is asking voters for a half-percent bump in income tax . Olmsted Falls has two levy renewals on the ballot - one to support city parks and the other for the fire department.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Olmsted Falls schools busy with maintenance while students vacation: Olmsted Dates and Data
Tim Atkinson, the district's business affairs director, provided this columnist details of some of the work that occurred around the schools this summer.