Mayor Dennis Bring News

Mayors earn applause and laughs during annual updates

Thursday, March 23rd, 2017

Residents of Sheffield Lake and Sheffield Village were at the heart of presentations made by their mayors during the annual Mayors Lunch sponsored last week by the North Coast Chamber of Commerce.

Sheffield Lake: Leaders, businesses and residents polish up this one-time gem

Thursday, March 2nd, 2017

Sheffield Lake

By Michele Murphy

When Sheffield Lake residents Debbie Suarez and her husband returned home from vacation in 2013, they were shocked to discover a building project underway on Lake Road at Shoreway Shopping Center on the city’s far west side.

She says they had not heard a word about it, although she admits the only paper she was reading at the time was a daily paper …Read More

Sheffield Lake’s park improvements benefit families and city

Saturday, September 10th, 2016

Sheffield Lake

By Michele Murphy

Mayor Dennis Bring smiles as he talks about seeing a young mom and her baby playing at one of Sheffield Lake’s parks, or watching kids play soccer or basketball.

He is determined to make good on a promise to restore and enhance the 10 parks peppered across the city. He acknowledges they had been neglected in recent years due to budget constraints. He …Read More

Remembering presidents whose words inspire, motivate and unite

Wednesday, February 10th, 2016

By Michele Murphy, columnist for The Press

Presidents Day is next week, and Ohio’s primary election, which may well determine the 2016 presidential nominees, follows soon thereafter.

I know this: Leadership is not easy. Some might suggest that leaders think they sit on a throne. To me, it is often just a hot seat.

So, as America continues to debate the potential strengths and attributes of the current crop …Read More

2015 hits, misses and thuds

Wednesday, January 6th, 2016

As we begin a new year, we pause to reflect on the year just passed. Overall, good things done by great people outweigh the stumbles of others. The “hits” of the past year give us a sense of pride, accomplishment and happiness. “Misses” and “thuds” remind us that all humans make mistakes. View these as opportunities to fix. We are lucky to live among so …Read More