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  1. Beachwood High School, community to honor life of teacher killed in crash  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland
  2. Memorial Gathering For Killed Beachwood Teacher Announced
  3. Man charged in death of Beachwood High math teacher, Hanna Perkins Center director of development  Cleveland Jewish News
  4. Video shows road conditions the night a beloved Beachwood teacher died in a crash  Cleveland 19 News
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Supporters of former Beachwood football coach Damion Creel take to the streets  Cleveland Jewish News

Supporters of former Beachwood High School head football coach Damion Creel have taken to the streets, literally.

Beachwood High School honors life of math teacher killed in car crash  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

BEACHWOOD, Ohio - Beachwood High School is closed Wednesday to honor Arthur Gugick. The beloved math teacher was killed in a car crash Saturday.

Beachwood decides not to rehire Damion Creel as football coach  Cleveland Jewish News

Beachwood High School will not rehire Damion Creel as its varsity head football coach for the 2019 season.

Beachwood High School math teacher killed in Shaker Heights crash  Cleveland Jewish News

A Beachwood High School math teacher who is an internationally known creator of LEGO exhibits was killed in a two-vehicle crash March 30.

Fox 8 Jukebox: Beachwood High School Orchestra Chamber Ensemble  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

CLEVELAND, Oh -- The Beachwood High School Orchestra Chamber Ensemble filled the Fox 8 studio with the sounds of the holiday season. Under the ...

‘Fiddler’ comes to Beachwood High stage with Broadway help  Cleveland Jewish News

In preparation for their mid-March performances of “Fiddler on the Roof,” Beachwood High School students got some dance instruction from a Broadway pro at ...

In reversal, Beachwood School Board approves contract of head football coach Damion Creel  Cleveland Jewish News

Apparently, there wasn't any evidence against Damion Creel after all.

Beachwood football program under Creel scrutinized for alleged recruiting; administration’s handling of investigation questioned  Cleveland Jewish News

When the Beachwood High School football team begins practicing this summer for its upcoming season, players will again be led by head coach Damion Creel.

Beachwood football coach Creel expected to be rehired as district reverses position  Cleveland Jewish News

After announcing in March that Beachwood High School would not rehire head football coach Damion Creel, Superintendent Robert P. Hardis and the ...

High schools aim to make NOISE via entrepreneurship event  Cleveland Jewish News

The high school seniors behind the Northeast Ohio Innovative STEM Expo, or NOISE, are gearing up for the April 13 event that showcases entrepreneurship and ...

World Record Broken: 32,300 Sandwiches Lined Up By Ohio School

Beachwood High Breaks World Record - Beachwood, OH - Volunteers, students and teachers made an unbroken line of sandwiches, stretching 13300 feet.

Gugick scholarship established at Beachwood High | Briefs  Cleveland Jewish News

The Gugick family and the Beachwood Schools Foundation announced the formation of a scholarship in memory of Beachwood High School mathematics ...

Beachwood teacher killed in crash remembered by former colleague  News 5 Cleveland

SHAKER HEIGHTS, Ohio — A 31-year-old man has been charged for his role in a crash that killed two people in Shaker Heights Saturday night. On Monday ...

Don't be bored! Cleveland teems with vocal, chamber, and orchestral music in 2019-20

CLEVELAND, Ohio – Don't you dare say you're bored. If you're a music-lover in Northeast Ohio, you've got more options than you can possibly handle. Just take ...

Beachwood math teacher Arthur Gugick recalled for brilliance, compassion, LEGO expertise  Cleveland Jewish News

A dozen students and teachers came forward with stories of a quirky and openhearted math teacher who was beloved and respected at Beachwood High ...

Beachwood School Board appoints Megan Walsh to vacancy  Cleveland Jewish News

The Beachwood School Board has appointed Megan Walsh to fill its vacant seat.

Beachwood PTO, Beachwood 100 plan social media talk  Cleveland Jewish News

Beachwood Schools PTO and Beachwood 100 will host a “Social Media Reality” talk at 7 p.m. Feb. 19 at Beachwood High School's community room, 25100 ...

Restaurant Europa owner shaken by shooting after graduation party  Cleveland Jewish News

The owner of Restaurant Europa said he never heard 21 gunshots in the parking lot of Landerwood Plaza after a high school graduation party for about 100 ...

Beachwood grad lands role in online series 'Hot 'N' Nerdy'  Cleveland Jewish News

The pilot of a web series starring a Beachwood High School graduate has found a home in the streaming world on Amazon Prime.

Beachwood High School girls’ track team wins state title  Cleveland Jewish News

The Beachwood High School girls' track team is again the best in Ohio.

Stop The Hate Award Winners Announced Thursday

Stop The Hate Award Winners Announced Thursday - Beachwood, OH - Students from around Northeast Ohio will be honored for their essay submissions.

8 inducted into Beachwood High School Gallery of Success  Cleveland Jewish News

Beachwood High School recognized eight alumni who demonstrate leadership, *service*, creativity and other key qualities in their careers and lives at its Gallery ...

Beachwood High students feed thousands, wins world record  Cleveland 19 News

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - Students at Beachwood High School are working toward beating the world record for the longest line of sandwiches. However after ...

Beachwood-based Neil Cornrich is a straight shooter among sports agents  Crain's Cleveland Business

Doing what's best for those he represents, not what's best for himself, has earned Cornrich one of the most diverse client sets in the NFL. 'What separates Neil is ...

Driver in crash that killed Beachwood teacher, woman in Shaker Heights pleads not guilty  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

A man charged in a crash that claimed two lives in Shaker Heights appeared in court Thursday. Sanford Doss, 31, faces charges of aggravated vehicular ...

Herd Against Hunger aims for record-breaking cause  Cleveland Jewish News

It took 32300 SunButter and Welch's grape jelly sandwiches on Orlando Italian twist bread. It took 15 hours and 425 volunteers.

Threat prompts Beachwood Middle School evacuation  Cleveland Jewish News

Beachwood Middle School on Richmond Road was evacuated March 13 after a telephone threat was made. After police determined the threat to be not credible ...

Former America's Got Talent contestant brings science show to Cleveland

Nick Uhas, a science entertainer, brought his show to Beachwood High School as part of NOISE, the Northeast Ohio Innovation STEM Expo. Uhas appeared on ...

Beachwood gears up for elementary school consolidation, renovation campaign  Cleveland Jewish News

Beachwood City Schools, with architectural renderings in place, is preparing for a school year of campaigning toward a May 2018 vote to consolidate its three ...

Nitzan to speak at Cleveland Yom Hashoah commemoration May 1  Cleveland Jewish News

The Jewish Federation of Cleveland and Kol Israel Foundation's Yom Hashoah V'Hagvurah program May 1 will honor the approximately 770 Holocaust ...

Real estate broker Kevin Moss believes in Cleveland  Cleveland Jewish News

Kevin D. Moss, a senior associate at CBRE Group Inc., is working on the high-profile Market Square project across the street from the West Side Market.

‘Miss Saigon’ viola player Goldman returns to alma mater  Cleveland Jewish News

Beachwood High School graduate Molly Goldman, who plays viola in the national tour of “Miss Saigon” orchestra, sits with Beachwood High School orchestra ...

‘Not a bad seat in the house’  Cleveland Jewish News

Beachwood High School students are growing accustomed to the school's new state-of-the-art, digitally modern auditorium that opened officially in November.

Results from the Race for the Place, Gesu's Hike for Hunger; a Porch Talk in Shaker Heights; more: Press Run

Press Run this week includes final results from the June 2 Race for the Place, held in Beachwood to benefit The Gathering Place, and results from the Hike for ...

Burning Man benefit for PEACE Campus: Press Run

Press Run this week includes a fundraiser in Cleveland Heights with Burning Man co-founder Michael Mikel and a Beachwood High School all-you-can-eat ...

Beachwood High School Football: 2017 Bison Schedule

BEACHWOOD, OH — Nothing says fall in Ohio quite like high school football. Find out where the Beachwood Bison will be playing each week with this ...

These Ohio Schools Are Top-Ranked In Cleveland Metro: U.S. News  Solon, OH Patch

Top-Ranked Ohio Schools In Cleveland Metro - Solon, OH - These are the best high schools in the Greater Cleveland area, according to the U.S. News & World ...

Wasserman named to Rochester dean's list | Local News  Cleveland Jewish News

Amanda Wasserman, a sophomore majoring in physics and astronomy at the University of Rochester in Rochester, N.Y., was named to the dean's list for ...

Beachwood High School gallery to add 10 hall-of-fame graduates  Cleveland Jewish News

Ten Beachwood High School graduates will be inducted into the 10th class of the Beachwood High School Gallery of Success.

Renovated Beachwood High School to wow students, teachers  Cleveland Jewish News

When Beachwood High School opens its doors to students on Wednesday, Aug. 29, nearly 75% of the district's $35.6 million construction project will have been ...

Beachwood’s Peters earns athletic director of the year honor  Cleveland Jewish News

Beachwood High School Athletic Director Ryan Peters was named athletic director of the year by the Northeast Ohio Interscholastic Athletic Administrators ...

Son of immigrants wins Stop the Hate; Maltz Museum wins $100,000  Cleveland Jewish News

The son of Nigerian immigrants won a $40000 scholarship for his essay on racism at the Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage's 11th annual Stop the Hate essay ...

Maurice Saltzman Youth Panel allocates $47,000 for community needs  Cleveland Jewish News

Jewish high school juniors and seniors from the Cleveland area allocated $47000 to 13 organizations for programs in the Jewish and general community ...

See which tax increases for Cuyahoga County cities and schools are passing in early results

Five school districts and four cities are asking for tax increases in Cuyahoga County. Check out whether your area's increase is passing.

Man accused in Shaker Heights fatal crash waives common pleas court hearing  Cleveland Jewish News

Sanford D. Doss Jr., 31, of Cleveland, the man accused in the crash that killed two people March 30, is being held in Cuyahoga County Jail in Cleveland, ...

Former San Diego police chief from Beachwood calls Chabad shooting ‘terrible, just awful’  Cleveland Jewish News

Former Beachwood resident Shelley Zimmerman, who retired as San Diego police chief last year, called the April 27 shooting at Chabad of Poway, “terrible, just ...

Beachwood High School Class of 1974 remembers two freshmen football players who lost their lives 44 years ago  The Plain Dealer

A re-dedication ceremony was held Aug. 1 at Beachwood High School as the Class of 1974 remembered Robert D. Jacobs and Arny D. Finkle, who were killed ...

Orange Councilman Ronald Barron dies at 72  Cleveland Jewish News

Orange Village Councilman Ronald Barron died April 16. He was 72.

Mandel JCC Triathlon & Biathlon is Feb. 10; MLK essay contest open to area students; more: Press Run

Press Run this week includes items on the Annual 2018 Mandel Jewish Community Center Triathlon and Biathlon, scheduled for Feb.m 10; the annual Martin ...

Stanley Bernath, a Holocaust survivor whose story lives on in 'hologram,' dies at age 92  Cleveland Jewish News

Stanley Bernath, a Holocaust survivor whose story will be preserved for generations to come, is remembered for his care for others and the impact he made on ...

Jennie Goas Silverman Foundation continues late Beachwood women’s goals  Cleveland Jewish News

After losing her battle to triple negative breast cancer in May 2017, Jennie Goas Silverman's dedication to her Chicago students lives on in part from the ...

Beachwood HS graduate collapses, dies at KSU | Local News  Cleveland Jewish News

A Beachwood High School alumni and Kent State University student died the evening of Dec. 6 after a medical emergency at the school's recreation center.

High schools aim to raise diversity awareness with the ONE Campaign  Cleveland Jewish News

It takes only one person, or one entity, to make a difference in the world.

Beachwood High, Ahuja Medical Center create unique partnership  Cleveland Jewish News

High school freshmen got their hands in “non-smoking cow lungs,” at a June 6 Beachwood High School medical academy educational camp.

Beachwood Schools Foundation goes ‘Above and Beyond’  Cleveland Jewish News

For more than 20 years, the Beachwood Schools Foundation has provided scholarships to graduating seniors at Beachwood High School who are continuing ...

Beachwood's Elizabeth Metz reflects on memorable 72 hours in shot put

Between prom and an eye for the postseason, the penultimate week of the regular season usually doesn't deliver much of a high note.

Beachwood High School American Sign Language club brings deaf community together for holiday party  Plain Dealer

Tuesday, December 10th marked the ninth year of the American Sign Language Club's holiday party at Beachwood High School. About 70 BHS students are ...

Beachwood Grad Competing For Harvard TED Talk Spot

Beachwood Grad Competing For Harvard TED Talk Spot - Beachwood, OH - Swathi Srinivasan, a 2017 graduate of Beachwood High School, wants to discuss ...

Renovated Beachwood High readies for students  Cleveland Jewish News

The final phase of Beachwood High School's $35.6 million construction project is continued until opening day Aug. 28, according to school officials.

JCC Maccabi games off and running with sports, much more  Cleveland Jewish News

ATLANTA – The JCC Maccabi games have been a Jewish tradition for almost 40 years, and the 2019 games include 34 delegations of competitors ages 12 ...

Ohio Students Make the World's Longest Sandwich Line … and It's Vegan  VegNews

Cleveland high-school students hope to break the current world record by forming a line of 40000 sandwiches—made with sunflower-seed spread and grape ...

The City: Week of April 12  Cleveland Jewish News

FRIDAY, APRIL 12. Oheb Zedek-Cedar Sinai Synagogue's Shabbat Hagadol weekend with dinner and mincha, 6:30 p.m., 23749 Cedar Rd., Lyndhurst. Dinner ...

Beachwood High School Student 1 of 4 Ohioans Named to Prestigious Science List

Beachwood, OH - Swathi Ravi​ Srinivasan, 17, conducted a two-year study into the impact of spices on the development of Alzheimer's Disease.

Kay, Sammy  Cleveland Jewish News

Sammy Kay, devoted father of Domonik Simboli. Dearest brother of Harvey Kay (Jerilyn, deceased). Loving son of the late Ben and Regina Kay.

Apartment owner’s flier targets school issue  Cleveland Jewish News

Management at the Beachwood apartment complex the Hamptons sent a letter to residents April 20 in opposition to Issue 2, the proposed bond issue and tax ...

Beachwood alum Goldberg traded to Arizona Diamondbacks  Cleveland Jewish News

The Chicago White Sox have traded Beachwood High School alumni Brad Goldberg to the Arizona Diamondbacks for cash considerations.

Holocaust survivor speaks as 200 protest ICE policies in Chardon  Cleveland Jewish News

Holocaust survivor Roman Frayman joined about 200 people July 23 to protest President Donald Trump's U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement policies.

2018-19 area wrestling preview – Division III | News, Sports, Jobs  Warren Tribune Chronicle

Following is a breakdown of area wrestling teams in Division III, with information and analysis from area coaches as well as Tribune Chronicle sports writer Joe.

Mintz, Chaya (Jennifer)  Cleveland Jewish News

Chaya (Jennifer) Mintz (nee Nadle), 65, of Cleveland, died June 4, 2019. Chaya was born on Nov. 2, 1953, in Cleveland to David and Helen Nadle. She was a ...

Lifetime Achievement Award Honoree: Roe Green  Cleveland Jewish News

From an early age, Roe Green loved the stage, but she was never one for the spotlight. She was more comfortable behind the scenes helping others.

Coach Sam’s Legends to feature Rutigliano, Goldhammer  Cleveland Jewish News

Coach Sam's Inner Circle Foundation will hold its Coach Sam's 2019 Cleveland Legends Event at 6 p.m. April 16 at the DoubleTree by Hilton Cleveland East, ...

Beachwood Place update: 1 in custody, 2 injured  Cleveland Jewish News

One man was taken into custody and two people were injured March 17 at Beachwood Place, prompting the mall to close for the remainder of the day, according ...

Kalk named Aurora police officer of year  Cleveland Jewish News

Detective Sgt. Dan Kalk has been named officer of the year by the Aurora Police Department. He was presented the award at the Dec. 17 Aurora City Council ...

Beachwood’s Josh Bialosky places sixth in OHSAA state wrestling tournament  Cleveland Jewish News

It was in Columbus where Josh Bialosky realized he could be a state champion.

Teens find modern meaning in Passover  Cleveland Jewish News

The meaning of Passover can change to fit each generation's perception of current world happenings. The Cleveland Jewish News asked teenagers from ...

Sammy Kay: Jan. 26, 1954 - May 30, 2019  Cleveland Jewish News

Sammy Kay, 65, owner of Cleveland Auto Wholesale in Willoughby, who was also a co-owner of Elsner's Steak and Steam in Shaker Heights and Harvey's ...

Beachwood class of '74 reunites, honors pair killed by lightning  Cleveland Jewish News

The Beachwood High School class of 1974 held its 40th reunion last weekend and honored classmates Arnie Finkle and Robert Jacobs, who were killed in a ...

Beachwood City Council  Cleveland Jewish News

Before the candidates took the stage for “CJN Inside Politics: Beachwood Mayoral Debate,” hosted by the Cleveland Jewish News Sept. 25 at Beachwood High ...

The City: Week of February 8  Cleveland Jewish News

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 8. Friendship Circle of Cleveland's Shabbat Together, 5:30 p.m., Friendship Circle of Cleveland, 27900 Gates Mills Blvd., Pepper Pike. $18 ...

Hardis to be named Beachwood schools superintendent  Cleveland Jewish News

Robert Hardis, assistant superintendent of Beachwood schools, is expected to be approved as the district's new superintendent when the Beachwood school ...

Former Beachwood resident raises $36,000 for Williams syndrome  Cleveland Jewish News

When Jenna Birne Ottenheimer's daughter, Maya, was born with the genetic condition Williams syndrome, in the midst of dealing with medical problems, her ...

Jewish players help Beachwood advance to state tennis tourney  Cleveland Jewish News

The Beachwood High School boys' tennis team, which features five Jewish players, has advanced to the Ohio Tennis Coaches' Association state team ...

Bison gridders look for improvement in coach’s second season  Cleveland Jewish News

Beachwood High School head football coach Damion Creel said he won't judge his team's success this season on wins and losses.

Temple Emanu El to honor Rabbi Roberts for 50 years  Cleveland Jewish News

Rabbi Daniel A. Roberts, who twice has been voted the funniest rabbi in Cleveland, will be honored by Temple Emanu El the weekend of April 12-13 for 50 ...

Beachwood Girls' Indoor Track Team: CJN-Buffalo Wild Wings Warrensville Heights Player of the Week  Cleveland Jewish News

The Beachwood High School girls' indoor track team is the Cleveland Jewish News-Buffalo Wild Wings Warrensville Heights Player of the Week.

Gary Haba to become Beachwood police chief  Cleveland Jewish News

Beachwood City Council voted 7-0 to confirm Mayor Merle S. Gorden's appointment of Capt. Gary Haba as the city's new police chief Dec. 19 following the ...

Hailey Hernandez, Lyle Yost Named NISCA National High School Diving Champions  SwimSwam

The National Interscholastic Swimming Coaches Association (NISCA) has announced 200 divers as high school All-Americans for the 2018-2019 season.

Lookout La-La Land, LeBron’s Lakers land Anthony Davis  Cleveland Jewish News

It didn't take long for former Cleveland Cavaliers General Manager David Griffin to make his presence felt as the general manager of the New Orleans Pelicans.

‘Heading Home: The Tale of Team Israel’ an appropriate closer for JCC FilmFest  Cleveland Jewish News

Brad Goldberg, 28, is accustomed to closing. The former Beachwood High School and Ohio State University right-handed hurler with a 96-mile-per hour fastball ...

What a ‘feet’! He’s been running daily for 40 years  Cleveland Jewish News

On May 15, Bruce Sherman will do the same thing he's done every day since May 16, 1978: wake up and go run at least three miles.

Two shooting incidents at Beachwood Place lead to harrowing moments for those inside  Cleveland Jewish News

Jodi Mack spent this past Saturday the way many Northeast Ohioans do – by going to the mall for an afternoon of shopping and errand-running – but she got ...

The Arts: Week of October 19  Cleveland Jewish News

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 19. “Alexis Rockman: The Great Lakes Cycle” art exhibition, 11 a.m.-6 p.m., Muller Family Gallery and Rosalie and Morton Family Gallery, ...

Beachwood alums Alex Glassman, Danny Sheridan hit it big with Woodside Distributors  Cleveland Jewish News

Woodside Distributors, featuring Beachwood High School graduates Alex Glassman and Danny Sheridan, began based on a simple concern of Sheridan's.

A look back, a look ahead: Merle S. Gorden  Cleveland Jewish News

Just weeks before he left office in December, Merle S. Gorden, Beachwood's longest serving mayor, received a request that was unique in that it was something ...

Gibbons Named Beachwood Football Coach | News  Cleveland Jewish News

Mike Gibbons, defensive coordinator for Brunswick High School's football team, has been named head football coach at Beachwood High School.

'Wicked' returning to PlayhouseSquare with Beachwood native Alex Wyse as Boq

Maybe when you finished college, you sat back and took pride in what you'd accomplished. Maybe you even blew off some serious steam for a couple of days.

On Shabbat, Jews march for gun reform  Cleveland Jewish News

Among the thousands who congregated March 24 at Public Square in downtown Cleveland, a group of about 100 B'nai Jeshurun Congregation members could ...

Retiring Beachwood school board member Ostro praised  Cleveland Jewish News

David B. Ostro said he was “quite overwhelmed” by all of the comments made in recognition of his 14 years of *service* on the Beachwood school board at his ...

Auschwitz museum wants visitors to stop doing balance tricks on tracks leading into the camp  Cleveland Jewish News

(JTA) — The Auschwitz-Birkenau memorial and museum in Poland urged visitors not to balance on the rails that were used to transport Jews to be murdered.

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