WESTSHORE - This past weekend, communities across the West Side braved Friday and Saturday cold and rain to celebrate the official beginning of the Christmas season in their communities. Food trucks, Santas, elves, carriage rides, public speeches, caroling and fireworks rang in the season.
NORTH RIDGEVILLE — While the holiday season officially starts Thursday, Christmas trees already have been popping up. But look closely and you’ll see that not all of these trees include ordinary ornaments. Some ornaments have the names of older residents on them and gifts they desire.
NORTH RIDGEVIlLE – Come Jan. 1, the police department will no longer have an auxiliary unit. The department is unable to continue the volunteer unit, which has not grown the past few years, according to police Chief Mike Freeman.
NORTH RIDGEVILLE — A new local support group for families and loved ones of addicts wants residents to know they don’t have to go through such hard times alone.
NORTH RIDGEVILLE — As cold weather approaches, many of the area’s homeless are in need of warm clothing. Councilman Gregg Westover and his family took a truckful of gloves, socks, other clothing and toiletries to the Lutheran Metropolitan Ministry in Cleveland Oct. 12. “I’ve been fortunate t…