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Lakewood Community Festival set for Saturday, September 12th

The 28th annual Lakewood Community Festival is scheduled for Saturday, September 12, 2015 from 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM at Madison Park, 13029 Madison Avenue. 
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No Blue Bags Needed (or Permitted): A Few Reminders About Recycling in Lakewood

Did you know that blue bags are no longer necessary? In fact, they’re no longer permitted. The city’s Division of Refuse and Recycling is reminding
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Lakewood Police Asking for Public’s Help Identifying Theft Suspect

The Lakewood Police Department’s Detective Bureau is asking for the public’s help to identify a theft suspect. The suspected thief stole several bottles of liquor —
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County Board of Elections Makes Some Changes to Precincts, Polling Locations

The Cuyahoga County Board of Elections recently completed a precinct reduction plan for a number of municipalities in the county — including a few in Lakewood.
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City of Lakewood Consultant Huron Releases Final Analysis of Proposed Plan for Lakewood Hospital

Lakewood city officials received the final report today from Huron Consulting Group, an independent national consulting firm hired by the City of Lakewood to assist
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Work Begins on Third Phase of Madison Avenue Resurfacing Project

The first two phases of the multi-million-dollar project to resurface Madison Avenue are completed. Work on the third and final phase — from Bunts Road
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Mayor, City Council Invite Citizens to Share Ideas for Lakewood’s Downtown Development

“What’s your vision for 5.7 acres of valuable Lakewood property in the heart of its downtown district?” That’s the question that economic development experts ask
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City of Lakewood Encourages Residents to File Taxes to Avoid Prosecution

Lakewood residents who have failed to file their tax returns could face criminal charges in Lakewood Municipal Court. Through a special prosecutor, the city may
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Construction Underway on McKinley Place Development

The area that once housed McKinley Elementary School is now fenced off. Large construction equipment is shaping up the property that is the future home
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Waterfront Promenade To Close For Two Weeks During Ongoing Improvements To Lakewood Park

Starting on Monday, Aug. 3, the lower promenade at Lakewood Park will close for improvements for two weeks. Contractors have begun work on the east
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