Rocky River

God Cares Ministry: A Great Time at the Summer Picnic

God Cares Ministry is a special mission-based organization dedicated to supporting folks in long-term care facilities. Based in Avon Lake, God Cares was started in 1994 and has since made a difference in the lives of thousands. Its purpose is to find and support Christian volunteers for nursing home ministry. An annual highlight for God Cares Ministry is its summer ... Read More »

County Approves $1.1 Million to Reconstruct Bradstreet’s Landing

County Council Approves $1,100,000 for the Reconstruction of Bradstreet’s Landing Park Fishing Pier in The City of Rocky River Grant funded Through the Community Development Fun Cuyahoga County Council has unanimously approved $1.1 million of grant funding for The Bradstreet’s Landing Park Fishing Pier Reconstruction Project in the City of Rocky River. Demolition of the existing pier will take place during ... Read More »

Rocky River Real Estate Transfers 2015 | April – September

Rocky River – 2015-09-01 To 2015-09-30 Address Price Grantee Grantor 00511 Morewood Pkwy 175,000 Fano, Nicole M Linn, Robert A. 20879 Stratford Ave 244,800 Drabic, Matt M. & Lauren M. Primrose Iv, William J. & Kelly M. 20996 Detroit Rd 16 51,940 Glover, Max And Glover, Liesl Berger Properties Of Ohio 20545 Morewood Pkwy 285,000 Rodriguez-Velazquez, Karen J. & Pat ... Read More »

Rocky River Police: Restaurant Employee Steals to Feed Addiction

An employee who admitted to stealing to support a drug habit was at the center of a large amount of cash missing from The Rustic Restaurant. Rocky River Police were called with a report that the office door was compromised and broken into on Dec. 13.  Officers located the employee at his residence in Cleveland. His vehicle was impounded and ... Read More »

Rocky River Police: Holiday Meltdown

Rocky River Police Officers responded to Bidwell Road for a report of a person falling from a 2nd story window on Dec. 10 at 0331 hours. When officers arrived, no one was found outside but a 2nd story window was open and officers knocked to check on the well being of the resident. A female homeowner answered the door and ... Read More »

Junkies Arrested While Robbing Westgate Lowe’s

Rocky River Police  responded to Lowe’s at Westgate on a report of a male jumping over the outdoor garden fence and then back into a car with several people in it on Nov. 26 AT 0117 hours.  Officers located a car by the loading docks with a 15 year old female driver, a 47 year old front seat passenger, 47 ... Read More »

Rocky River Police: Car Chase Nabs Four

A car chase in Rocky River on Nov. 11 ended with four of five suspects apprehended. At 11:10 a.m., Fairview Park Police requested mutual aid from Westlake PD and RRPD in stopping and apprehending several indviduals that were fleeing in a stolen car.  The pursuit continued from Fairview Park into Rocky River where the vehicle eventually pulled into a driveway ... Read More »

Rocky River Police: Leaf Blower Gone with the Wind

A Glendale Drive resident reports blowing leaves with his leaf blower.  He took a break to answer a phone call and left his blower on the front lawn.  He looked out and saw a female exit from a white panel van and steal his blower and take off in the van which was being driven by another individual.  Rocky River ... Read More »

Rocky River Man Indicted for Rape of Two Teenage Girls

Keith Papalko, 57, of Rocky River, has been indicted for sexual assaulting two teenage girls, ages 15 and 17, Cuyahoga County Prosecutor Timothy J. McGinty announced today. The Grand Jury charged Papalko with three counts of Rape, three counts of Kidnapping, four counts of Gross Sexual Imposition, one count of Complicity and one count of Disseminating Matter Harmful to Juveniles. ... Read More »

Rocky River Police: Medical Mystery

Rocky River Police responded to a Wooter Road 911 call last week received from a male reporting his brother unresponsive with unknown problem. Officers arrived to assist along with the fire department. Numerous heroin syringes, drugs and paraphernalia were located. The man was transported to the hospital for a drug overdose. Blame it on the Browns A Rocky River policeofficer ... Read More »