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Painesville Riverside survives taut tilt with Ashtabula Lakeside  Richland Source

A nook of opportunity was all that was needed and Painesville Riverside nabbed it to nudge past Ashtabula Lakeside 63-60 on December 4 in Ohio boys high ...

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 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 ...

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 to host first-ever AP Summit

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

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 ...

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 High students transform Painesville Township snowplows with artwork

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

‘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 ...

Riverside Schools to build memorial for veterans | Ohio

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

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 ...

Riverside art students participate in 3rd annual Chalk Fest

About 120 Riverside Campus art students showcased their creativity during the 3rd annual Chalk Fest event on Sept. 27.

Riverside Care Closet provides school supplies, basic essentials for students in need

The Riverside Care Closet was formed to meet a growing need in the school community.

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 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.

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.

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, ...

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.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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 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 ...

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 ...

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, ...

Former Riverside Schools Superintendent Inscho dies

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

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.

Lake County high schools participate in national walk out

About 20 South High School students stood for 17 minutes in the bitter cold in Willoughby to make a statement about violence in schools.

Riverside High School assistant principal hired in Lorain

Riverside High School Assistant Principal Nancy Lecorchick has been hired for that position in the Lorain City Schools District.

Gannon's Jones, Edinboro's Fletcher are back - Sports

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 ...

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

ASHTABULA, Ohio - A car crash claimed the life of a 16-year-old Riverside High School Student and left a 15-year-old boy critically injured. The Ashtabula Post ...

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

Riverside Regiment combines excellence in musicianship with friendship: Best Marching Band contest (poll, videos, photos)

PAINESVILLE, Ohio -- From exchanging signature handshakes with their director to giving pre-performance pep talks, the Riverside Regiment high school ...

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.

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 ...

Civil War encampment returning to Lake County History Center

Lake County History Center will once again be hosting an authentic Civil War encampment. The History Center grounds, at 415 Riverside Drive in Painesville ...

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 ...

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.

Why I fear for our youth | Opinion | Opinion

We are a “soft” generation. So sad, so very sad indeed.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

4-H provides alternative activities for youths | Ohio

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 ...

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.

'Xanadu' roller-skates along at Fine Arts Association | Young Thespians

The Fine Arts Association in Willoughby opened its 2018-19 theater season with the romantic musical fantasy “Xanadu” last weekend. Did you catch their ...

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.

Looking for a job? Lake County offers resources for youths

There are a multitude of resources available in Lake County for the growing number of youths seeking employment.

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.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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.

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.

Lake County Marine, 22, who died in Afghanistan remembered at funeral  Plain Dealer

Hundreds of people packed the sidewalks outside the Zion Lutheran Church in Painesville to greet David Baker's casket and his family as they arrived for the ...

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.

NEO Sports Plant hosting Rock-N-Roll Volleyball Tournament to benefit Cleveland Chapter of the American Cancer Society

A traditional charity event is getting a new home. While the annual Rock-N-Roll Volleyball Tournament marks its 28th year, this is the first year the event, ...

Huntington Elementary School is a Cool School!  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

All school year, we are celebrating some of the coolest schools in Northeast Ohio. Each week there will be three nominees. Voting starts at 4 a.m. on Mondays ...

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 ...

Perry High School graduates honored for commitment to military service

Five Perry High School graduates who have made the commitment to join various branches of the United States armed forces were honored earlier this month.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

Lake Erie College thrilled with gift of airport, vintage planes (gallery)  Plain Dealer

Seventy-five years after Amelia Earhart spoke to the aviation club at Lake Erie College, the institution again is dreaming of flight classes after receiving a private ...

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 Arts listings for March 18-24: Author Alan Dutka on Cleveland Millionaires' Row & More

Cleveland arts calendar for Northeast Ohio for March 18-24.

Syracuse football: A hard-nosed history from Ben Schwartzwalder to Scott Shafer

Scott Shafer made hard-nosed a hashtag, but Ben Schwartzwalder and the 1959 national championship team likely made the phrase a universal football cliche.

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