Saturday , 15 June 2024


Ridgeville Students ‘Flip the Script!’

In an exciting twist on the traditional Amazing Shake competition, the LCCC Ridge Campus hosted the innovative “Flip the Script” event last month. Designed to test and enhance essential interpersonal skills, the event invited parents and community members to step into the spotlight while answering interview questions, holding meaningful conversations, and advocating for themselves. For the last three years, all ... Read More »

Future Fair at North Ridgeville High School

North Ridgeville High School hosted its annual Future Fair on Thursday, February 15. This event, tailored for students in grades 8-12, provides a comprehensive exploration of post-graduation opportunities. The Future Fair is not just an ordinary event; it is a gateway for students to embark on their journey into the professional world. Local businesses, agencies, and branches of the armed ... Read More »

North Ridgeville City Schools Hold the Amazing Shake

On Thursday, February 1, all North Ridgeville seventh grade students took part in the first round of The Amazing Shake. This is a gauntlet style, skills competition where students get one minute at 15 different stations. These stations include customer service, making a doctor’s appointment, interviewing, and ordering from a menu, among others. Students are given a score based on ... Read More »

Record Year for NR Emergency Runs

It was a very busy year for the North Ridgeville Fire Department with an 80% increase in calls over the past 10 years. This year along the department experienced a 4.7% increase in call volume. Here is the final breakdown for their 2023 call volume. “In 2022 we responded to 5026 calls for service and this year we experienced a ... Read More »

It’s Christmas Time in North Ridgeville

North Ridgeville was bustling with activity last Saturday as hundreds of shoppers visited many locations that took part in the North Ridgeville Chamber of Commerce 23rd Annual Holiday on the Ridge. The kick-off event was at Lake Ridge Academy for the opening ceremony with flags and the pledge of allegiance and a Christmas Market organized by one of their international ... Read More »

North Ridgeville: It’s Up to You!

Issue 16 is seeking funding for the construction of a new high school and transportation facility for bussing and maintenance. Issue 16 is focusing on a new high school, whereas the two previous bond issues, Issue 6 in November 2022 and Issue 5 in May 2023 also included a new elementary school. After community feedback, the District found it is ... Read More »

North Ridgeville Schools: Please VOTE FOR ISSUE 16

In July, the North Ridgeville Board of Education voted to place on the November ballot an issue to approve the construction of a new high school, an attached auditorium to support arts programming, and a transportation center for bussing and maintenance. This differs from Issue 5 in May of this year that sought funds for both a new high school ... Read More »

North Ridgeville City Schools Announces New Bond Issue for Construction of a New High School

After two unsuccessful attempts, the North Ridgeville Board of Education has taken steps to seek a bond issue in November to fund the construction of a new high school and maintenance/transportation building. The district’s determination to provide new facilities stems from the invaluable feedback received from the community and the pressing need to address overcrowding in our high school building. ... Read More »

Ridgeville Police Officers Honored with Life Saving Awards

Six North Ridgeville Police officers were recognized at this week’s meeting of the City Council for their heroic efforts in the face of a horrific crime in 2022. The awards highlight their actions in response to a double murder attempt within a North Ridgeville family. The story: “Six of our officers were honored during tonight’s (June 5) city council meeting. ... Read More »