Archive for April 1st, 2017

Friendly invasion turns Forestlawn School into a musical jungle for a day

Saturday, April 1st, 2017

It was an invasion, but a friendly one, as 126 face-painted, costumed, happy second-graders entered the gym at Forestlawn School in Sheffield Lake. Minutes earlier, an equal number of moms, dads, younger siblings, grandparents and friends had invaded the gym from the parking lot, eager to see what had turned the school into a jungle for the day.

North Ridgeville High students tackle tough topics in Rotary speech contest

Saturday, April 1st, 2017

North Ridgeville

By Michael Fitzpatrick

Five North Ridgeville High School speech students competed in the North Ridgeville Rotary’s 4-Way Test Speech Contest during the group’s luncheon on March 24.

The five students competed for prize money and to represent the group at the district-level competition, which will be held in April at Aurora High and will pay the first-prize winner $1,200.

The test dates back to 1932 when a …Read More