20 min ago
Solon police to hold prescription drug take-back
Solon citizens can turn in unwanted prescription drugs Saturday, Sept. 27 at a take-back drive hosted by the Solon Police Department and the U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency.
5 hrs ago
Solon to host senior wellness expo: Morning links
Wine night: The Historical Society's wine and cheese night is open to anyone above the legal drinking age. The event starts at 7:30 p.m Tuesday.
Mon Sep 15, 2014
Pyramyd Air Offers 20% Rebate if it Rains at the Pyramyd Air Cup
SOLON, Ohio, Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- "We're excited to kick off the Pyramyd Air Payback because it's a great way to give to back our loyal customers," stated Josh Ungier, Pyramyd Air's CEO.
Avant-Garde Art & Craft Show seeks out unique vendors; Sunday show in ...
If it was different, the founder of the Avant-Garde Art & Craft Show wanted to see it on display Sunday. Indeed, vendors who came from as far away as Columbus, Pennsylvania and Trumbull County -- 75 in all -- sold their unique wares Sunday to a healthy, steady crowd at the Avant-Garde Art & Craft Show at Federated Church Family Life Center on Chillicothe Road.
Solon, Avon Lake place multiple schools in state's top 20; See top 50 scoring schools here
Solon's Arthur Road Elementary School was Northeast Ohio's top-performing school on this year's state report cards, knocking off Cleveland's Early College High School for the top spot. The individual school rankings by Performance Index - a composite of scores on state tests for multiple subjects and grades - added to Solon's domination of regional results: Solon schools landed the #5, #7 #9 and #21 spots in the state's school ranking by PI.
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 .
Sat Sep 13, 2014
Chagrin Valley schools improve on state's report cards: Best of the beat
Chagrin School district discussed plans for opening a new facility because the older school buildings are costing too much money. The district also gave chromebook laptops to many of its students and teachers are using Google classroom for assignments.
Fri Sep 12, 2014
Woman crashes car into post office: Solon police blotter
PERSONAL INJURY CRASH, STATION STREET: At 3:19 p.m. on Sept. 5, an 83-year-old woman drove her car into the U.S. Post Office building.
Solon High School welcomes students from private schools at annual Visit Day: Solon Snapshot
From 8-10:45 a.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 29, Solon High School will welcome prospective eighth grade students who currently attend private and parochial schools to its annual Visit Day. This program is open to students and their parents who reside in Solon and Glenwillow, who are currently enrolled in eighth grade at a private or parochial school and who are considering enrolling at the high school as ninth graders for the 2015-16 school year.
Solon woman reflects on how her brothers' lives were saved on...
Solon woman reflects on how her brothers' lives were saved on 9-11 Thursday's anniversary of 911 is bringing back a flood of memories for a woman in Solon. Check out this story on WKYC.com: http://on.wkyc.com/1rZ2yzh SOLON, Ohio -- Thursday's anniversary of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks brings back a flood of memories for a woman in Solon.
Thu Sep 11, 2014
Northeastern Residential Services, Ltd. exceeds expectations: It's Your Business
Name of Business: Northeastern Residential Services, Ltd. Address: 7415 Portage St, Solon, OH 44139 Phone: 440-785-1006 Web address: www.NRSOhio.com Owners: Zak Mowry Type of business: Residential renovations and additions Number of employees: 10 Years in business: 10 Tell us what your business does: Northeastern Residential is a full-service contractor encompassing all the phases of residential construction and home improvement. We specialize in custom projects including bathrooms, kitchens, basements, addition, and more.
Wed Sep 10, 2014
Massillon history tour, upholstery and sewing classes in Orange and...
The James F. and Minnie Pocock House on Massillon's historic Fourth Street will be part of local historian Margy Vogt's walking tour on Sunday, Sept. 14. MASSILLON HISTORY TOUR: Local historian Margy Vogt will lead a walking tour of Massillon's historic Fourth Street at 2 p.m. Sunday, Sept.
Tue Sep 09, 2014
Solon man pretends to have gun, scares boys: Pick of the blotter
An 18-year-old Solon man was arrested Saturday on the 31000 block of Sedgefield Oval when he threatened to "practice his Second Amendment rights," on a group of boys, police said. The man was picking up his friend who was playing basketball with the other boys around 9:45 p.m. He became irritated when his friend did not immediately come to the car.
Mon Sep 08, 2014
Solon High School will host ten marching bands for event
The event starts at 7 P.m. Sept. 13. Tickets are $6 at the gate and $5 if you preorder online .
Sat Sep 06, 2014
Chagrin Valley will see new cemetery, fence regulations about: Best of the Beat
South Russell is building a new cemetery and will allow nonresidents to buy plots. Chagrin Falls and Solon are running out of room in their cemeteries and do not allow nonresidents to be buried there.
Fri Sep 05, 2014
Drunken man punches officer: Solon police blotter
ASSAULT, SPRING GROVE DRIVE: At 12:12 a.m. on Sept. 1, a 37-year-old man was arrested after punching a police officer.
Solon doctor facing federal drug-distribution charges suspected of fleeing to Pakistan
The FBI issued an arrest warrant this morning for a Solon doctor charged with illegally distributing thousands of doses of prescription painkillers, but who failed to appear for a scheduled court appearance Thursday. Assistant U.S. Attorney Henry DeBaggis said in federal court that they suspected Dr. Syed Jawad Akhtar-Zaidi, 59, of being a fugitive and of fleeing to Pakistan.
Thu Sep 04, 2014
Defense attorney: Judge "got it right" in finding Bedford Judge Harry Jacob III not guilty on most serious charges
A county judge found former Bedford Municipal Judge Harry Jacob III not guilty of the most serious criminal charges he faced in a corruption case that has made headlines since last year. Common Pleas Judge Brian J. Corrigan found Jacob guilty on three charges that he had sex with prostitutes and two charges involving the falsification of municipal court records.
Wed Sep 03, 2014
Solon's library will host class to improve photography skills: Morning links
Tips, Tricks and Techniques in Photography: The Solon library will host this class for teens and adults to learn how to take better photos with a digital camera.