Negotiations on new contract for nonteacher union workers still unfolding after 2 1/2 years

February 11th, 2016 by mfitzpatrick

North Olmsted

By Michael Fitzpatrick

As the North Ridgeville City Schools and its board of education start to work on a new contract with its teachers union, the North Ridgeville Education Association, approximately 200 district workers have been working without a contract for more than two years.

And it doesn’t look like they’ll have a new one anytime soon.

The district and members of the Municipal Construction Equipment Operators’ …Read More

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Shoregals lock up first SWC swim title in 15 years

February 5th, 2016 by ryankaczmarski

Avon Lake’s “A”-medley relay team (on right, L-R) of Brittany Menzer, Catrionna Bruce, Libby Smith and Kasey O’Rourke broke the SWC record in their event. The Shoregals’ second medley “B” relay team (left) includes (L-R) Maya Assaf, Abby Williams and Chloe Casterline (not pictured: Katie Medwid). Photo courtesy of Daniel Smith

Southwestern Conference
By Joe Ostrica

Entering last weekend’s Southwestern Conference swimming and diving championship meet with …Read More