Archive for March 11th, 2016

Yellow Jackets play with the hearts of Pirates

Friday, March 11th, 2016

College Lacrosse
By Ryan Kaczmarski
For many years, the Rocky River youth and high school lacrosse programs have been a model of success. A prime example of that success can now be found due south in Berea, as five members of the Badwin Wallace University men’s varsity lacrosse team all hail from the program which boasts to “Fear the Pirate.”

Luke Riemenschneider

At the time of the interviews, …Read More

New subdivision proposal brings up much-discussed traffic issues

Friday, March 11th, 2016

Avon Lake

By Nicole Hennessy

A new housing development is making its way through the city of Avon Lake’s planning process.

At its March 1 meeting, the Avon Lake Planning Commission approved Kopf Builders’ Port West subdivision. The plans were presented by Doug Baldi of Baldi Design Solutions Inc.

The new subdivision will border Walker and Webber roads, an area that’s seen some controversy due to increasing traffic and …Read More

North Ridgeville school struggled on latest state report card; here’s why, according to district officials

Friday, March 11th, 2016

North Ridgeville

By Michael Fitzpatrick

Partial state report cards were released last week by the state, and the results were not pretty for the North Ridgeville City Schools. The district received an average grade of C for the performance index and a B for “Indicators Met.” But those two grades were the highlights of the partial report card, which didn’t give the district an overall grade …Read More