Northbound, southbound Route 8 exit ramps will have lane restrictions

The State Route 8 northbound and southbound exit ramps at Howe Avenue will have various nightly lane restrictions to lengthen the exit ramps at the Route 8 and Howe Avenue interchange. This work is the beginning of a $700,000 project to increase storage capacity at the Route 8 northbound and southbound ramps at Howe Avenue. The project is scheduled to be completed by August.

Lane restrictions on Route 8 for bridge work

State Route 8 between Howe Avenue and Graham Road has various daily and nightly lane restrictions for bridge repairs. These restrictions will occur between 8 a.m. and 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. and 6 a.m. This work is part of a $4.6 million project to resurface Route 8 between Howe and Graham roads, State Route 303 from east of Chittenden Road to Olde 8 and on SR 261 from just west of Route 8 to N. Main Street. The project also includes miscellaneous bridge repairs. The project is scheduled to be complete by October.

Calling all Tiger Band alumni

The Cuyahoga Falls High School Pride Alumni Marching Band needs you to join the band this year in the Cuyahoga Falls Memorial Day Parade on May 29.

Practice for the parade will be at Cuyahoga Falls High School on May 28 at 1 p.m. in the band room. Instruments will be available as well. Parade line-up is at 8 a.m. between IHM and Portage Crossing. The parade begins at 9 a.m.

Contact Mike Price for details at 330-603-8139 or visit While there, update your contact info. And mark your calendars - July 4 Parade in Stow and this year's band show date is Aug. 15.