City applying for grant to build walking trail near new school

September 29th, 2016 by mfitzpatrick

North Ridgeville

By Michael Fitzpatrick

North Ridgeville continues to take steps to make the city one that is easier to get around via walking and biking.

City Council unanimously voted to approve a resolution allowing the Parks and Recreation Department to apply for a $270,000 grant to be used to build a walking/biking trail on property located near the Gina/Pitts neighborhood behind the new Ranger Stadium.

The trail would …Read More



Local author to provide alternative view of Cavs’ title run

September 26th, 2016 by mfitzpatrick

Rocky River

By Michael Fitzpatrick

A labor of love spawned what should be an epic book about the Cleveland Cavaliers’ championship run of last spring. Led by hometown hero LeBron James and facing a 3-1 deficit against one of the most-hyped teams in perhaps sports history in the Golden State Warriors, Cleveland was able to rally and win the city’s first major professional sports championship in 52 …Read More