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Brookside Intermediate School’s RAHA robotics team rockin’ it with The Rock 2.0

Sunday, March 26th, 2017

The arrival of wheels was cause for celebration among RAHA Tribe members who are in the process of building an entirely new robot — The Rock 2.0 — to participate in world competition.

Making it to world championship with Makin’ Bacon robotics team from BIS

Saturday, March 25th, 2017

Joseph DeLuca believes he knows the secret to the success of his robotics team, Makin’ Bacon. He and teammates, Ben Montgomery, Liam Towbridge and E.J. Torres “have been friends for a long time so we communicate well.” Having this awareness and the ability to use it is impressive given that Joe is in fourth grade and the rest are in fifth grade.

Fishing club helps bring state-funded nature program to city schools

Saturday, March 25th, 2017

North Ridgeville

By Michael Fitzpatrick

Some hardcore supporters of fishing are making sure the fundamentals of the sport will be taught to a younger generation.

The North Ridgeville Fishing Club (NRFC), with the assistance and cooperation of the North Ridgeville City Schools, will teach a class on fishing and nature conservation in the schools as part of a program funded by government money.

According to the district, the students …Read More

City leaders question and set record straight at ALRW

Friday, March 24th, 2017

Avon Lake

By Nicole Hennessy

Avon Lake Regional Water’s (ALRW) public outreach specialist Elana West was fired recently after customers questioned the tone of a letter sent out by the utility.

Though West was tasked with writing the letter, she is now setting the record straight, clarifying that the letter was approved by her superior, ALRW’s Chief Utilities Executive Todd Danielson, prior to being sent out through the …Read More

Brookside’s Landis lands volunteer award on the way to world championships

Friday, March 24th, 2017

Robotics adviser Kevin Landis is a lot like the robots his students build and enter into competition. He moves back and forth and side-to-side quickly.