Archive for March 3rd, 2016

Ford adds to truck production at Avon Lake plant

Thursday, March 3rd, 2016

Production of the F-350, F-450 and F-550 Super Duty chassis cab configurations will begin this fall, said Brian Rathsburg, a Ford marketing manager.

2016 Easter egg hunt for city and village kids March 20 at Gary Green Park

Thursday, March 3rd, 2016

Sheffield Lake/Sheffield Village

By John Edwards

Sheffield Lake Councilman at Large Steve Kovach, who represents City Council on the city’s independent Park Board, announced that this year’s Easter egg hunt would take place at 1:30 p.m. March 20 in Gary Green Memorial Park on Richelieu Avenue in Sheffield Lake, just a few blocks east of City Hall. Kovach said Brookside High School senior Julia Mohrbach told the …Read More

Libraries: vital to community learning and connection

Thursday, March 3rd, 2016

Benjamin Franklin and 50 associates founded the Library Company of Philadelphia in 1731 – decades before the Constitution was created in 1787. Each contributed 40 shillings in order to purchase books, which, at that time, few people of even moderate means could afford. There were no public libraries, and only the very wealthy and clergy owned books. The motto they selected was “To support the …Read More

Board rejects union’s attempt to reopen talks

Thursday, March 3rd, 2016

North Ridgeville

By Michael Fitzpatrick

The North Ridgeville Board of Education rejected a proposal from the union representing the school district’s nonteaching personnel that could have restarted contract negotiations between the two sides, according to an attorney representing the union.

Members of the Municipal Construction Equipment Operators’ Labor Council, which represents bus drivers, secretaries, maintenance staff, cafeteria workers, aides and crossing guards, have been working under terms of …Read More