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Eastlake North rains down on Painesville Riverside | High School Boys Basketball  Richland Source

Eastlake North tipped and eventually toppled Painesville Riverside 73-60 for an Ohio boys basketball victory on February 15.

Complete command: Painesville Riverside thwarts all counters to defeat Madison  Richland Source

The power was OK for Painesville Riverside, but they shut it off for Madison during Tuesday's 79-40 thumping in an Ohio boys basketball matchup.

Lyndhurst Brush designs winning blueprint on Painesville Riverside  Richland Source

Lyndhurst Brush roped Painesville Riverside 71-61 on February 1 in Ohio boys high school basketball.

Willoughby South posts win at Painesville Riverside's expense  Richland Source

Willoughby South proved to be a bridge too far for Painesville Riverside to cross in Wednesday's 56-43 during this Ohio boys high school basketball game.

Razor thin: Painesville Riverside earns tough victory over Mayfield  Richland Source

It wasn't pretty, gut-tough wins usually aren't, but Painesville Riverside wasn't going for style points. A victory will do, and it was earned 54-51 over Mayfield in ...

Painesville Township Eagle Scout gave back to foster care system

Having spent time as a foster child before he was adopted, Jordan Snyder quickly realized what he wanted to do as his Eagle Scout project.

Riverside High School is a ‘Cool School’  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

PAINESVILLE, Ohio -- Riverside High School is being recognized as a FOX 8 Cool School. Riverside is all about hands-on learning, whether that's in shop class ...

Riverside High School Care Closet promotes self-esteem with good hygiene  Cleveland 19 News

Pride is not the only feeling that radiates throughout the hallways of Riverside High School. Running through the community is a deep sense of care and ...

Riverside Schools to build memorial for veterans

Former Riverside High School students who served in the military will be honored in a special way.

Riverside High School hosts charity basketball game in honor of teen killed in crash

Two teams got together for a game of hoops March 21 to raise money for a good cause and commemorate a Riverside High School student whose life was cut ...

Riverside High School to host first-ever AP Summit

Riverside High School will serve as host for the first-ever Western Reserve Conference AP Summit.

Longtime Riverside announcer plays pivotal role at football games

There is one person who everyone at Riverside High School football games can hear, but rarely can see.

Riverside High School gets therapy dog to help students

Riverside Campus students and staff recently welcomed a new member to the Painesville Township high school. Atlas, a certified therapy dog, hit the ground ...

Guest speakers help Riverside High School students explore career options, increase financial literacy

Students at Riverside High School in Painesville Township are getting ready for the real world.

Mentor-Painesville Rotary Drama Awards honor high school actors | Young Thespians

As the school year rapidly draws to a close, awards banquets and ceremonies are starting to dish out the hardware. Our Lake County young thespians are no ...

Riverside High students transform Painesville Township snowplows with artwork

For the third consecutive year, several Painesville Township snowplows have become moving canvases.

Community leaders meet at Riverside High School in Painesville Township

Riverside High School recently hosted its first community leadership council meeting. On Jan. 12, nearly 20 area leaders filled the Inscho Conference Room at ...

Riverside High School is a Cool School!  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

We are proud to once again be celebrating some of the coolest schools in Northeast Ohio.

Longtime high school football coach Don Andersen dies of cancer

His legs wobbly from the courageous battle with cancer he was fighting, Don Andersen got to his feet, draped his arm around Chad Tekavec, and looked at the ...

Painesville Township Fire Department teaches students how to perform hands-only CPR

Riverside High School ninth-graders received a crash course in CPR.

Fall brings farce to Lake County stages | Young Thespians

Young Thespians is a regular column that focuses on youth in theater. Do you have a production you wish to see featured? E-mail, ...

Riverside High School Hall of Fame to add 5 members

Five people will be inducted into the Riverside High School Hall of Fame on Oct. 7 at Quail Hollow Resort, 11080 Concord Hambden Road in Painesville.

Chardon vs. Riverside boys basketball: Visiting Hilltoppers reign in WRC showdown

Ask any coach, and he'll tell you: A conference win on the road is worth its weight in gold. When such a win comes against a rival, so much the better. Visiting ...

Honor roll: Riverside High School, Painesville Township, first grading period, 2015-16

12th grade: Sara Apanavicius, Victoria Babcock, Joseph Bader, Bradford Bauer, Michael Bean, Amand Blajeski, Leandra Bowsman, Danielle Brown, Bruno ...

Lake County schools keep busy during summer with building renovation and construction projects

While most students have been enjoying time away from school during summer vacation, it doesn't mean that no work is going on inside area buildings.

Riverside vs. Mayfield football: Beavers secure 8-2 regular season, playoff berth, dispatching Wildcats

Basking in the afterglow of its Western Reserve Conference title-clinching, 14-6 victory over visiting Mayfield, amid the hugs and pats on the back from fans and ...

Riverside hosting 2nd annual Halls of Holly Winter Festival

Riverside Campus will be hosting its second annual Halls of Holly Winter Festival from noon to 2 p.m. Dec. 15.

Riverside High School hosts special Valentine's Day Dance for students with disabilities

Aiden Clark wasted no time requesting a song on Feb. 14 at Riverside's Valentine's Day Dance.

Riverside vs. Willoughby South football: Beavers get back on track with rout

A good sign of a playoff-caliber team is the ability to bounce back from a tough loss and get right back on the winning track.

Student-athlete Shout-out: Riverside FB's Josh Carafa and Nate Sleek  WKYC-TV

Riverside High School football players Josh Carafa and Nate Sleek had game-changing performances in team's 44-25 Week 4 win against Kenston to open ...

High school scoreboard for Oct. 12 | High

Beachwood 32, Harvey 7. H B. First downs 10 9. Rushing yards 53 419. Passing yards 158 0. Individual statistics. Rushing — Beachwood: Gray 10-116, 2TD, ...

West Geauga, Riverside high schools welcome exchange students

Studying abroad offers students opportunities to immerse themselves in new cultures, build relationships and gain unique learning experiences.

Riverside football: QB Andrew Keller has that 'It' factor

Andrew Keller has a certain "It" factor. No one knows exactly what exactly "It" is, but as long as the Riverside football team keeps winning, no one in the black ...

Riverside High School hosts mock crash to illustrate dangers of drinking and driving

As buses of seniors from Madison, Kirtland, Harvey and Fairport high schools pulled into Riverside High School's parking lot on the early morning of April 26, ...

Mentor volleyball coach Stephen Scherlacher dies at 40

Mentor High School volleyball coach Stephen Scherlacher passed away unexpectedly Oct. 8, Athletic Director Jeff Cassella confirmed. Scherlacher was 40.

Riverside grad Marcus Jones eyes NFL after record-setting college career

If Nov. 10 was the last organized football game of Marcus Jones' career, he came full circle.

High school scoreboard for Oct. 26 | High

Geneva 48, Chagrin Falls 33. CF G. First downs 24 27. Rushing yards 187 538. Passing yards 273 0. Individual statistics. Rushing — Chagrin Falls: Lawrence ...

Opportunities for high school students to earn college credit is expanding

Thousands of students across Northeast Ohio are earning college credits before graduating from high school.

Riverside High School football players read to Buckeye Elementary students

A group of Riverside High School football players left quite an impression on Buckeye Elementary School students.

Beth A. Knezevich, candidate for Painesville Township trustee, November 2017 general election

This information is published as provided by the candidate and has not been modified by The News-Herald. Name: Beth A. Knezevich. Political Party: This is a ...

Riverside High School football players read to Melridge Elementary students through Literacy Lineman program

Riverside's Literacy Lineman program has returned with new books and new participants. As part of the program, select football players are scheduled to visit ...

Young Thespians: Mentor-Painesville Rotary hands out Drama Awards

You know the end of the school year approaches when annual end-of-year awards start to get handed out.

Painesville couple bringing Clean Eatz restaurant, meal prep business to Ruko's spot in Mentor

Another healthy restaurant option is on its way to Mentor — but with a twist.

Three-car crash kills 16-year-old Riverside High School student, critically injuring 15-year-old  NewsChannel 5 Cleveland -

A car crash claimed the life of a 16-year-old Riverside High School Student and left a 15-year-old boy critically injured.

Riverside grad Marcus Jones has 'tryout for the NFL' at NFLPA Collegiate Bowl

Marcus Jones is in Pasadena, Calif., this week preparing for the NFLPA Collegiate Bowl.

College Credit Plus program prompts excitement, concerns | Ohio

While there are many benefits to students receiving college credit prior to graduating from high school, there are some concerns.

Former Riverside Schools Superintendent Inscho dies

The community is mourning the loss of a longtime Riverside Schools educator.

Gannon's Jones, Edinboro's Fletcher are back

Coming out of high school, neither Marcus Jones nor Walter Fletcher had plans on heading to Erie County. The two took different paths to arrive at Gannon and ...

Painesville Township officials discuss 2018 plans

Although 2017 was a busy year for Painesville Township, Administrator Mike Manary said there is a lot to look forward to in 2018.

Riverside High football players promote literacy, inspire younger students

Through a reading initiative called the Literacy Lineman program, select Riverside High School football players will visit the six Riverside elementary schools to ...

Hellriegel's Inn in business for 90 years in Painesville Township

Hellriegel's Inn at 1840 Mentor Ave. has been serving generations of patrons since 1928. This year marks 90 consecutive years that the Painesville Township ...

High school football roundup: Gilmour wraps up 10-0 regular season, playoff berth

The Gilmour football team isn't happy with a 10-0 record and its first conference title in who knows how long.

Area high school football roundup: Gattozzi comes up big as NDCL bounces back against Walsh Jesuit

Notre Dame-Cathedral Latin bounced back from its only loss of the season in a major way.

Northeast Ohio high school students participate in annual mock trial competition

Area high school students presented compelling arguments during the Ohio Center for Law-Related Education's 35th annual Ohio Mock Trial Competition.

Civil War encampment returning to Lake County History Center

Lake County History Center will once again be hosting an authentic Civil War encampment.

Josh Pennock, candidate for Painesville Township trustee, November 2017 general election

This information is published as provided by the candidate and has not been modified by The News-Herald. Name: Josh Pennock. Political Party: N/A.

Blue Streaks beat Lions in overtime to claim DI district title  The Star Beacon

PAINESVILLE — Prior to his girls taking the field against Notre Dame-Cathedral Latin in Thursday night's Division I district championship match at Riverside ...

Lake County Fair gives 4-H members time to shine

This week thousands of teens will be whirling and twirling on the amusement rides at the Lake County Fair in Painesville Township.

Fundraiser to benefit David Baker memorial scholarship planned

The community continues to remember U.S. Marine Corps Lance Cpl. David Baker, a Riverside High School graduate who was killed in Afghanistan in 2009.

Painesville teen sentenced for 100+ ‘swatting’ calls, bomb threats

PAINESVILLE TOWNSHIP, Ohio-- A Painesville Township teen will spend time behind bars after admitting to more than 100 bomb threats. The 17-year-old boy ...

Transportation policies in local school districts spark debate

School districts across Lake County vary in their transportation policies when it comes to providing bus *service* to high school students.

'Year of change' pushes forward in 2019 for Lake County Visitors Bureau

It was a "year of change” for the Lake County Visitors Bureau.

High school fall theater production round up | Young Thespians

If you can't find a production to attend this weekend, then I truly can't help you.

Cool Spaces: Painesville home built in 1890 is well-preserved: photos, video

In 1955, Kathleen Cotter's parents bought a three-story home in Painesville that was built in 1890. After years of being away, Cotter moved home to care for her ...

Students with special needs enjoy special Valentine's Day dance at Riverside

Hundreds of students with special needs hit the dance floor on Valentine's Day for an exceptional party.

Tracy Montgomery, candidate for Painesville City Council, November 2017 general election

This information is published as provided by the candidate and has not been modified by The News-Herald. Name: Tracy Montgomery. Political Party: ...

4-H provides alternative activities for youths

Anya and Griffin Demshar don't play video games and only use their television to watch sporting events. The sister and brother would rather spend time caring ...

Riverside grad, D-III coach guides his team to 28-point comeback

Joe Loth was born in Painesville, prepped at Riverside High School and attended and played football at Otterbein near Columbus.

Hundreds gather in Painesville to share MLK's messages of hope, empowerment, equality

Despite the snowy blast of winter weather Northeast Ohio received Jan. 15, hundreds and hundreds braved the area's roadways to pay tribute to Martin Luther ...

Chagrin Falls Middle School Athletic Director Todd Thombs Selected as Middle School Athletic Director of the Year: Community Voices

Chagrin Falls Middle School Athletic Director Todd Thombs has been chosen by the Northeast Ohio Interscholastic Athletic Administrators Association ...

Riverside students use 'local pride' to transform fire hydrants

Emily Lupica loves music and she decided to use that passion, and her art skills, to turn an ordinary fire hydrant into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

Book about Painesville Township Marine killed in Afghanistan released

Laurie Holt and Tina Marie 'T-M' Fitzgerald had a common sense of purpose.

Mentor UMC summer camp prepares 'Aladdin, Jr.'

Mentor United Methodist Church's Truth & Light Players is ready for this weekends' production of “Aladdin, Jr.”

Painesville Township K-9, handler investigate fire in Puerto Rico

Painesville Township Fire Department Lt. Gordon Thompson and his accelerant detection K-9 Ian is ready whenever duty calls.

Creative Justice

"All rise, please!” Judge Michael Cicconetti sweeps out of his chambers and onto the bench, his black robe flowing as he approaches his seat. The courtroom is ...

2017 Annual Synchronized Swimming Show Central Y Team performs 15 routines to Disney favorites

Riverside High School seniors Grace Sicker and Rosie Rinderman have a message for those who dismiss synchronized swimming as being a non-sport —“It's a ...

Cleveland rock piano player to appear tonight on 'America's Got Talent'

Jay Jay Phillips will appear on tonight's audition episode of "America's Got Talent." When he was in high school, Phillips competed in the Tri-C High School Rock ...

Sylvia Rimm to discuss underachievement syndrome at Lake Erie College

A renowned child psychologist, New York Times-bestselling author and director of Cleveland's Family Achievement Clinic will speak at Lake Erie College in ...

'The Gift of the Magi' brings holiday spirit to Theatre in the Circle

Theatre in the Circle. CLEVELAND, Ohio – Most Americans know “The Gift of Magi.” The poignant 1905 O. Henry tale is an almost perfect short story — and a ...

Broadmoor LEEP students participate in annual science fair

A rainbow bubble snake, magnetic slime, an “egg-cano” and a walking rainbow are just a few of the projects that were on display at The LEEP Science Fair.

In California, visit to Healdsburg a gateway to sipping several wonderful Sonoma County experiences

The most visible damage from fires that lit up Napa Valley hillsides in October is random black in the treeline, most of it miles from wineries. To the west in.

Grief from homicide adds to toll on Painesville family  The Plain Dealer -

Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2002 PAINESVILLE - A year after Dustin Spaller was found shot to death, his family is coping with a double dose of grief. Dustin's older ...

Lake County Department of Jobs & Family Services receives active shooter training

After seeing ALICE (Alert, Lockdown, Inform, Counter, Evacuate) training at Riverside High School, Lake County Commissioner Judy Moran said it was her goal ...

Painesville Township resident reflects on friendship with former Negro Leagues baseball player, Ted Toles Jr.

If checking out DVDs from a library had not been on the agenda for Michael Swank nine years ago, his life and that of the family of Ted Toles Jr.

Manager trainee joins 84 Lumber in Concord Township

Scott Hellerman has joined 84 Lumber Co. as a manager trainee at the company's Concord Township store.

Fairport Harbor Mardi Gras Queen hopefuls chase fortune and glory through time-tested tradition

Like any good festival-season event, the Fairport Harbor Mardi Gras has its queens.

Mayor John Barbish talks to business owners at Wickliffe Euclid Avenue Corridor Committee meeting

The Wickliffe Euclid Avenue Corridor Committee's efforts are not losing momentum.

Avon Lake High School Principal Joanie Walker retires

AVON LAKE, Ohio - The principal of Avon Lake High School, the only principal in Ohio to twice be named Principal of the Year by the Ohio Association of ...

Responsibility for abandoned boats sometimes floats in 'gray area'

A little over two months since an abandoned sailboat, once frozen fast in the Grand River, broke free of its tether and got carried into Lake Erie during a ...

The opioid crisis — this generation's Vietnam? | Opinion | Opinion

The Vietnam War was the bloodiest American conflict since World War II. Between President Lyndon B. Johnson's escalation of the war starting in 1964 and ...

Yurko Stitch Co. Repurposes Baseball Glove As Wallets

Brad Yurkovich's first attempt at making a wallet wasn't a home run. His stitching was crooked and his cuts weren't perfect. But he kept swinging for the fences.

For state's youngest K-9 search-and-rescue handler, it's all about lending some helping paws

For 18-year-old Spencer Rosch, a junior at Riverside High School, it's quite possible to get yanked out of class so he can go search for a missing person.

Boston Marathon: Concord Township resident Jeannie Rice wins age division

Jeannie Rice made her 100th marathon an even more special occasion April 20. The 67-year-old Concord Township resident and longtime area road running ...

School truancy filings down in Lake County

Playing hooky from school isn't as popular as it used to be — at least in Lake County.

Viruses cause closure of All Saints School of St. John Vianney in Wickliffe

Administrators at All Saints School of St. John Vianney in Wickliffe are hoping that a day off on Dec. 12, coupled with rest over the weekend, will help decrease ...

Playing it Forward with Ian Kallay

Wright State cross country runner Ian Kallay spent his summer vacation biking across America to raise funds and awareness of human trafficking. 1. First, tell us ...

Cleveland boys’ basketball team nets Maccabi gold medal  Cleveland Jewish News

The 14-and-under boys' basketball team captured a gold medal to highlight a strong overall performance by teams and individuals from Greater Cleveland at the ...

Strongsville sports roundup |  Plain Dealer

Strongsville gymnasts recorded a season-high score of 141.40 and placed third at last weekend's district tournament hosted by Riverside High School in ...

Engagement: Garbo - Zoffuto (8/22/10)  Southeast Missourian

Carol Garbo of Grand River, Ohio, and Salvatore Garbo of Concord, Ohio, announce the engagement of their daughter, Jennifer Samantha Garbo, to Phillip ...

Cleveland Clinic program introduces middle school, high school students to ethical, moral debates of medicine: a Vital Signs column  Plain Dealer

The free classes, which are live and interactive, center on up-to-the minute ethical and moral issues on such topics as the use of animals for food and research, ...

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