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May 12, 2017 2:18 PM

Cuyahoga Falls middle schools eye trip to Washington D.C. in 2018

CUYAHOGA FALLS — Talks have begun to reinstate the city school district’s eighth-grade trip to Washington D.C. Up until a few years ago the eighth-grade field trip to Washington D.C. was a tradition at Cuyahoga Falls.

May 12, 2017 1:08 PM

Downtown Cuyahoga Falls events will kick off in June

Falls Downtown Fridays, a summer entertainment series taking place on the riverfront starting in June, according to Mayor Don Walters. The series is being presented by the city of Cuyahoga Falls, Western Reserve Hospital and Cascade Auto Group.

May 11, 2017 2:27 PM

Boil advisory issued for Tudor Street between Highland Avenue and Tudor Circle

A boil advisory has been issuedfor Tudor Street between Highland Avenue and Tudor Circle until Saturday, May 13, at 3 p.m.

May 11, 2017 10:41 AM

Cuyahoga Falls Design and Historic Review Board agenda for Thursday, May 11

On, Thursday, May 11, a regularly scheduled meeting of the Cuyahoga Falls Design and Historic Review Board will take place in the Hopewell Room at the Natatorium, at 2345 Fourth St., at 5:30 p.m.

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May 11, 2017 8:00 AM

Riverfront Cruise In will kick off Monday in St. Joseph School parking lot

The Don Sitts Riverfront Cruise In will kick off on Monday, May 15, weather permitting.

May 10, 2017 5:57 PM

Hearing officer rules ECOT owes state $60 million

A state hearing officer has ruled against ECOT (the Electronic Classroom of Tomorrow) in its appeal of the Ohio Department of Education's determination that it owes $60 million for enrollment that cannot be justified.

By Jim Siegelthe Columbus Dispatch
Cuyahoga Falls hosts Great American River Day Cleanup May 20
May 10, 2017 5:53 PM

Cuyahoga Falls hosts Great American River Day Cleanup May 20

The city of Cuyahoga Falls is coordinating a 2017 Great American River Day Cleanup and Beautification Project. The project will be May 20 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Volunteers will clean up litter, pull garlic mustard, and plant flowers at designated public grounds locations.

May 10, 2017 3:07 PM

Cuyahoga Falls teacher layoff notices could go out next week

CUYAHOGA FALLS — City school district teachers whose jobs are in jeopardy could learn their fate as soon as this week, according to the leader of their union.

By Steve Wiandt Reporter
Cuyahoga Falls and Silver Lake Police Memorial Service is May 17
May 10, 2017 10:16 AM

Cuyahoga Falls and Silver Lake Police Memorial Service is May 17

The City of Cuyahoga Falls will be hosting the annual Peace Officers Memorial Service to pay tribute to fallen officers, on Wednesday, May 17, at 10 a.m. at the Police Memorial, located at the Cuyahoga Falls Civic Center Campus, 2310 2nd St.

May 9, 2017 6:18 PM

Calling all Tiger Band alumni for Memorial Day Parade

The Cuyahoga Falls High School Pride Alumni Marching Band needs you to join the band this year in the Cuyahoga Falls Memorial Day Parade on May 29. Practice for the parade will be at Cuyahoga Falls High School on May 28 at 1 p.m. in the band room.

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Lane restrictions on Route 8 for bridge work
May 9, 2017 4:58 PM

Lane restrictions on Route 8 for bridge work

State Route 8 be­tween Howe Av­enue and Gra­ham Road has var­i­ous daily and nightly lane re­stric­tions for bridge re­pairs. Th­ese re­stric­tions will oc­cur be­tween 8 a.m. and 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. and 6 a.m.

May 9, 2017 12:11 PM

Cuyahoga Falls Planning Commission agenda for Tuesday, May 9

On, Tuesday, May 9,a regularly scheduled meeting of the Cuyahoga Falls Planning Commission will take placein theMayor's Courtroom, 2310 SecondSt.

PHOTOS: Mom Prom at Quirk Cultural Center
May 8, 2017 3:13 PM

PHOTOS: Mom Prom at Quirk Cultural Center

The Cuyahoga Falls Parks and Recreation Department hosted the annual Mom Prom at Quirk Cultural Center on Saturday evening. Here are photos from the event.

May 8, 2017 1:27 PM

Cuyahoga Falls City Council agenda for Monday, May 8

Here is the agenda for the Cuyahoga Falls City Council meeting on Monday, May 8 at 6:30 p.m. in the Natatorium, 2345 Fourth St.: 1.

Cuyahoga Falls City Schools leader reveals budget cut plan
May 7, 2017 12:00 AM

Cuyahoga Falls City Schools leader reveals budget cut plan

CUYAHOGA FALLS -- The head of the city school district is proposing the reduction in force of 24 teachers as part of a plan to save approximately $2 million. Dr.

By Steve Wiandt Reporter
May 7, 2017 12:00 AM

Cuyahoga Falls school officials grateful for levy passage

CUYAHOGA FALLS -- "I think the people see the importance of a strong school district and the importance of their kids going to school in a good community that has a school district that's good like ours.

By Steve Wiandt Reporter
May 7, 2017 12:00 AM

Police are warning about work at home scam

HUDSON -- Police are warning residents that a scam which hit the area about 10 years ago is again making the rounds in Hudson and surrounding areas. People who get caught up in this scam could be changed with a felony, according to Hudson Police Det. Kaija Jeantet.

By Tim Troglen Reporter
Cleveland kidnapping victim offers hope in speech at Cuyahoga Falls High School
May 7, 2017 12:00 AM

Cleveland kidnapping victim offers hope in speech at Cuyahoga Falls High School

Cuyahoga Falls -- Once she was lost, stopping by a store to ask directions when a chance encounter with a friend's father led to more than a decade of captivity and abuse. Today, Lily Rose Lee, the woman formerly known as Michelle Knight, has found her way as an advocate for other victims.

By Ellin Walsh Reporter
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May 7, 2017 12:00 AM

FBI arrests Cuyahoga Falls man in Florida fraud case

CLEVELAND -- A Cuyahoga Falls man was arrested in Florida in connection with alleged wire and bank fraud, according to federal law enforcement officials. Gary J. Boecker, 63, was arrested on May 3 at the office of Ocean Jade Health Retreat in Fort Lauderdale, Fla.

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May 7, 2017 12:00 AM

Options mulled for Silver Lake deer program

Silver Lake -- The discussion of a potential deer population control program in the village continues. "Every option's on the table," said Mayor Bernie Hovey at the Village Council meeting May 1. "No decision has been made.

By Phil Keren Editor