Box scores and highlights for high school gymnastics, hockey, swimming, wrestling for Friday, January 30, 2015

CLEVELAND, Ohio — Here are box scores and highlights for high school gymnastics, hockey, swimming and wrestling for Friday, Jan. 30, 2015.  GYMNASTICS Hudson 140.325, Chardon 135.275, West Geauga 132.45, Notre Dame-Cathedral Latin 93.75 Vault: 1. Piper (H) 9.25; 2. Benjamin (C) 9.15; 3. Phillips (C) 8.90 Chardon. Bars: 1. Piper (H) 8.850; 2. Urbanic […]

Schedules for area high school basketball and hockey for Saturday, January 31, 2015

CLEVELAND, Ohio — Check out schedules for area high school boys and girls basketball and hockey for Saturday, Jan. 31, 2015. Click the link to see the day’s lineup.  Boys basketball  Click to see Saturday’s games Girls basketball Click to see Saturday’s games Hockey Click to see Saturday’s games

Avon East students participate in Q&A with First Lady Barbara Bush: Short Takes on Avon, Avon Lake

They were born when her son was the 43rd president of the United States and now they had the chance to see former First Lady Barbara Bush, wife of the 41st president of the United States, live through an interactive video conference with other students from around the country and parts of Canada. Avon East […]

Remembering the Holocaust; addition at Ahuja Medical Center; more: All Around Beachwood

Holocaust survivor Erika Gold spoke with students from St. Joseph Academy on Jan. 27, International Holocaust Remembrance Day. Gold spoke at the Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage in Beachwood. Photo courtesy of the Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage  BEACHWOOD, Ohio — Persecution has always been a part of the human condition. These days, however, there […]

New Beachwood Place restaurant plans, new Hilton approved

BEACHWOOD, Ohio — Beachwood Place Mall owner General Growth Properties is moving forward with plans to build two freestanding restaurants in the northeast corner of the mall parking lot. The Beachwood Planning and Zoning Commission on Thursday approved plans to install two restaurant pads and utilities. The plans do not require city council’s approval because […]

No. 11 Bedford boys basketball claws back for 52-50 win over No. 16 Warrensville Heights: Instant game recap

WARRENSVILLE HEIGHTS, Ohio — A week after losing a heartbreaker, Bedford boys basketball broke Warrensville Heights’ hearts with a comeback 52-50 road win on Friday. Senior Myron Prewitt led the rally for Bedford (12-3, 6-1), which is ranked No. 11 in the cleveland.com Top 25 poll, and finished the game with 22 points. Check back […]

Inside No. 11 Bedford boys basketball’s 52-50 win over No. 16 Warrensville Heights with reaction, top perfomers: photos, video

WARRENSVILLE HEIGHTS, Ohio — A week after losing a heartbreaker, Bedford boys basketball broke Warrensville Heights’ hearts with a comeback 52-50 road win on Friday. Senior Myron Prewitt led the rally for Bedford (12-3 overall, 6-1), which is ranked No. 11 in the cleveland.com Top 25. He finished the game with 22 points and hit […]

Big Chuck and Lil’ John fan busted for indecent exposure: North Royalton Police Blotter

North Royalton police Facebook  Indecent exposure, Wallings Road: At 6:28 p.m. Jan. 19, police were dispatched to Discount Drug Mart regarding a man exposing himself while sitting in a blue Chevy. When the driver saw the police officer he quickly pulled up his pants. The officer pulled the man from his car. The driver’s pants […]

At what temperature do you have your home thermostat set?: The Beat (poll)

CLEVELAND, Ohio — So far this winter, the Greater Cleveland area has been lucky to avoid many days with subzero temperatures. But winter’s not even close to being over just yet, and the groundhog could very well see his shadow Monday — meaning six more weeks of winter. Recent studies have shown that setting your […]

Natural gas prices tumble and so will your February heating bill if you are buying through Dominion or Columbia

Natural gas prices have been moderate this winter and are now falling. Plain Dealer file CLEVELAND, Ohio — Consumers who heat with natural gas and who buy the gas through their utility’s standard choice offer, or SCO, will see prices tumble by 7 to 8 percent in February. SCO prices directly reflect national commodity prices, […]