Archive for January 26th, 2017

Sheffield-Sheffield Lake Board of Education organizes for 2017

Thursday, January 26th, 2017

Sheffield Village/Sheffield Lake

By Michele Murphy

The Board of Education for the Sheffield-Sheffield Lake Schools held its first meetings in the new year last week.

The first order of business was to elect a board president and vice president. Incumbents Amy DeLuca and Sheila Lopez were re-elected to those posts, respectively. DeLuca is a lawyer and lives in Sheffield Village. She was elected to the board four years ago, …Read More

McLeod’s dream career as NBA broadcaster is natural fit

Thursday, January 26th, 2017

Bay Village

By Michael Fitzpatrick

As a college pitcher in the 1970s, Fred McLeod one day dreamed of pitching in the Major Leagues.

A right-handed pitcher who was good enough to go undefeated (13-0) during his college career at Point Park University as a reliever/spot starter, he ended up with a career in pro sports, only not as a pitcher, but instead, as the television play-by-play man for …Read More

Gillock reflects on his ‘busiest’ year in office during State of City address

Thursday, January 26th, 2017

North Ridgeville

By Michael Fitzpatrick

Mayor Dave Gillock called his 13th year in office his “busiest” yet and painted an optimistic picture for the city’s financial future and growth during his annual State of the City address.

Inside the meeting room at the North Ridgeville Education Center, Gillock, seated on a stool and dressed in a gray suit and gray tie, reviewed the accomplishments made by his administration …Read More