Pepper Pike voters approved an issue to rezone a portion of Park Synagogue East’s property on Shaker Boulevard and Brainard Road in a May 4 special election, allowing the synagogue to move forward with a 10,000-square-foot expansion and community nature trail project.
Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine scheduled the special election for Ohio’s 11th congressional district following the resignation of Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Marcia Fudge.
Close to a week before Sept. 29, dentist Bradley Cohn received a call about his four-bedroom Pepper Pike home listed on vacation property rental website, Airbnb.
Leading up to the presidential election and afterward, staff at the Anti-Defamation League have tracked hate and worked to prevent the spread of disinformation, misinformation and extremism across the country.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrat Joe Biden defeated President Donald Trump to become the 46th president of the United States on Saturday and offered himself to the nation as a leader who “seeks not to divide, but to unify" a country gripped by a historic pandemic and a confluence of economic and s…
Incumbent Matt Dolan retained his Ohio State District 24 Senate seat, beating challenger Tom Jackson, according to final, unofficial results from the Ohio Secretary of State’s website.
Summit County Executive Ilene Shapiro defeated challenger John Chapman with 149,619 votes, or 58%, to 108,378, or 42%, in the Nov. 3 election, according to final, unofficial results from the Summit County Board of Elections.
Voters approved the Cuyahoga County Public Library levy 182,424 to 123,667, according to final, unofficial results from the Cuyahoga County Board of Elections. The vote was 59.6% in favor and 40.4% against.
Voters began lining up long before the polls opened at 6:30 a.m. Nov. 3 at the Lyndhurst Community Center in Lyndhurst, and a line stretched outside as the polls were near closing at 7:30 p.m.
Democrat Casey Weinstein won his second term in the Ohio House of Representatives 37th District after defeating Republican Beth Bigham in the Nov. 3 election.
Cleveland Heights and University Heights residents passed a $4.8-million tax levy for the Cleveland Heights-University Heights School District by 0.2%, which prompts an automatic recount as the margin is less than or equal to 0.5%.
Issue 46 to rezone 32.645 acres next to Hawthorne Valley Golf Club in Solon to build 105 single-family homes for people 50 and older passed in the Nov. 3 election, with 9,052 votes in favor, or 71.6%, to 3,600 votes against, or 28.5%, according to final, unofficial results from the Cuyahoga …
Voters in Pepper Pike rejected a proposed zoning amendment for the Beech Brook property near Landerwood Circle with 3,583 votes against, or 83.4%, to 712 votes for the measure, or 16.6%, according to final, unofficial results from the Cuyahoga County Board of Elections.
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2017 Election Results
WASHINGTON — The big post-Election Day headline is the stunning Democratic sweep in Virginia’s gubernatorial and House elections, coupled with the predicted Democratic win of the governor’s mansion in New Jersey.
Incumbents Jason Stein, Michael Ungar and Melissa Yasinow were elected to serve on Cleveland Heights City Council Nov. 7 along with Mayor Cheryl Stephens. The four incumbents ran against newcomer Tas Nadas and write-in candidate Ray Douglas Wilson.
Incumbent South Euclid City Councilwoman Jane Goodman was re-elected Nov. 7, defeating challenger Lisa Longino. According to final, unofficial results from the Cuyahoga County Board of Elections, Goodman won 659 to 333, taking 66.4 percent of the vote to Longino’s 33.6 percent.
Incumbent Orange Village Board of Education member Jeff Leikin was re-elected and Deborah L. Kamat and Rebecca A. Boyle were elected for their first term to the board of education Nov. 7.
Mark Wiseman was re-elected to University Heights City Council at large Nov. 7, according to final, unofficial results from the Cuyahoga County Board of Elections.
Incumbents Robert P. Freed, Richard A. Leskovec, Jim Juliano and Scott Newell all will remain on Pepper Pike City Council for another term as the four candidates ran for four seats.
Rob Zimmerman will serve a fourth term on Shaker Heights City Council according to final, unofficial results from the Cuyahoga County Board of Elections Nov. 7.
Election Day likely signaled the beginning of a new era in Beachwood. At the end of the night on Nov. 7, City Council President Martin S. Horwitz had received more votes than incumbent Mayor Merle S. Gorden, who has served in that role since 1995.
Michael Dylan Brennan, an attorney who has never held elected office before, in a close race defeated Mayor Susan K. Infeld in University Heights on Nov. 7.
Melvin Jacobs’ time on Beachwood City Council is coming to an end after newcomer Eric K. Synenberg won his first four-year term and incumbents Alec Isaacson and James Pasch earned re-election on Nov. 7.