Archive for March 17th, 2016

High school junior works primary polls, navigates controversial voting procedures

Thursday, March 17th, 2016

Avon Lake

By Nicole Hennessy

The day after passionate protests shut down the Donald Trump rally in Chicago March 11, the presidential candidate headed to Cleveland.

Again, protesters lined the road as those there to see him headed into the I-X Center in Cleveland.
Presidential candidates using fear, intolerance and violence to incite political passions in their followers has been a tactic seen throughout this primary season.

Political allegiances aside, …Read More

Center Ridge widening project aiding city’s fight against flooding in unexpected ways

Thursday, March 17th, 2016

North Ridgeville

By Michael Fitzpatrick

The project to widen Center Ridge Road from three to five lanes would help resolve flooding problems in the city, adding storm sewers and retention ponds where none have existed prior, city officials have said in selling the public on the benefits of the widening.

City officials discovered the project is aiding in the city’s fight against flooding in another way that was …Read More

Police on lookout for woman in connection with morning rush hour armed robbery

Thursday, March 17th, 2016

North Ridgeville

By Michael Fitzpatrick

An early-morning carjacking has police on the lookout for a female suspect.

According to police, the woman snuck into the car of an unsuspecting female motorist as she was putting gas in her vehicle at around 7 a.m. on March 4 at the BP on Lorain Road.

The suspect turned to the victim and displayed a handgun and ordered the victim to drive her …Read More