April 21, 2014

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North Ridgeville man found dead had likely been spotted earlier

NORTH RIDGEVILLE — Police said Wednesday that a man who was seen passed out by a light pole on Mills Creek Lane on Monday night likely was the same man whose body was discovered at a nearby Mills Road address the next morning. “We can’t say with absolute certainty that this unknown person was the Read More…

High school bowling: North Ridgeville set to lead area boys

The North Ridgeville boys bowling team sets a pretty high bar, not only for itself but for the rest of the North Shore Bowling Conference. The Rangers have advanced to the district tournament five straight times since the sport first became sanctioned by the OHSAA in 2006. This season shouldn’t be much different. North Ridgeville Read More…

Body found on North Ridgeville lawn

NORTH RIDGEVILLE — Police say it doesn’t not appear that a man whose body was discovered this morning laying along Mills Road died of foul play. Police were notified by a caller just before 9 a.m. of the body, which was found in a lawn near a Mills Road home close to White Pine Way. Read More…

Ridgeville teacher on leave after bikini photo, possible sexual contact with student

North Ridgeville police Sgt. Adam Freas, Capt. Marti Garrow and school Superintendent Larry Brown answer questions about a teacher in the schools who may have had a sexual relationship with a student. (CT photo by Bruce Bishop.)

NORTH RIDGEVILLE — A North Ridgeville High School teacher was placed on paid leave after being accused of sending two photos of herself, including one in a bikini top, to a student and possibly having a sexual relationship with another. The teacher, whose name was not released because no charges have been filed, acknowledged sending Read More…

Church offers service for those who have experienced loss of loved ones this year

Pastor Tom Joyce of Fields United Methodist Church will lead the church’s Time of Remembrance services to help people who have lost loved ones over the year.

NORTH RIDGEVILLE — Getting through any tradition or ritual for the first time after the loss of a loved one can be a trying time, but it’s particularly tough when those traditions involve holidays. “The service is open to anyone who has lost loved ones,” Pastor Tom Joyce said of the 6 p.m. Nov. 27 Read More…

North Ridgeville teacher accused of possible relationship with student

NORTH RIDGEVILLE — A North Ridgeivlle High School teacher is under investigaton for a possible sexual relationship with a student and for having texted photos of herself, one showing her in a bikini top, to a student. According to police, the teacher, who has been put on paid administrative leave and has not been identified, Read More…

North Ridgeville teacher placed on leave

NORTH RIDGEVILLE — A North Ridgeville Schools teacher has been placed on paid administrative leave, according to Superintendent Larry Brown. Brown wouldn’t give any details on what led up to the suspension other than to say it occurred yesterday. He declined to say what school the teacher works at. Brown said the district is conducting Read More…

North Ridgeville school levy defeated third time in a row

NORTH RIDGEVILLE — More than 10,600 people cast ballots in Tuesday’s defeat of a 4.9-mill, 10-year emergency operating levy for the city schools. While the total number of voters was the largest in recent memory for a school issue, it still ended in the third consecutive defeat of the district’s efforts to seek financial relief. Read More…

North Ridgeville’s Jordan White piling up the stats at Western Michigan

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With technology making any good deed or slipup instant online fodder, it doesn’t take long these days to get noticed, for something good or bad. So Jordan White runs little risk of slipping under the radar, not with the season he’s having. Case in point: Western Michigan’s athletic communications staff in early October established a Read More…

Photo gallery: Last-minute school levy rally in North Ridgeville

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A rally was held Sunday at the North Ridgeville Cafe Ah-Roma to drum up support for Issue 16, an additional levy for North Ridgeville Schools.