Safety officers, elected officials, friends and family gathered to dedicate a plaque at the Stow Municipal Court House to Officer Jonathan Bastock who died in the line of duty in February.
Monday, September 12, 2011
A plaque in honor of officer Jonathan Bastock will be put up today at noon at the Stow Municipal Court House.
Stow patrol officer Jonathan Bastock, who died in February, will have a plaque dedicated to him at a ceremony at the Stow Municipal Court today. Bastock, a Cuyahoga Falls resident, was 47 when he died from a blood clot Feb. 5 while recuperating from knee surgery a few weeks earlier. He was on injury leave after falling on ice during a call in January. For coverage of the event, check back with Stow Patch. Related content:
Monday, May 30, 2011
A look at the parade and ceremony at Oakwood Cemetery.
Patch photographer Roger Sommer caught images from the Cuyahoga Falls Memorial Day parade and the ceremony to honor veterans at Oakwood Cemetery.
Thursday, March 31, 2011
A second round of troops to arrive in Cuyahoga Falls Thursday.
Marines from the 3rd Battalion, 25th Regiment will be welcomed home from Afghanistan Thursday night at the Natatorium. The first group of Marines arrived at Cuyahoga Falls High School last week to be reunited with their families. A similar ceremony will take place close to 5:30 p.m. at the Natatorium. Those who attend can expect refreshments, live entertainment and games for children. Doors open to the public at 3 p.m. Follow Cuyahoga Falls Patch for complete coverage tonight!
Friday, March 25, 2011
Families and community members to welcome back Akron’s Marines Friday night.
Close to 60 Marines will arrive at Cuyahoga Falls High School Friday night at 6 p.m. Local Boy Scouts have been asked to line the streets from the high school off of 4th Street, across Portage Trail and along Broad Blvd. with American flags. The Marines are members of the Weapons Company, 3rd Battalion, 25th Marine Regiment, 4th Division and are returning home after serving several months in Afghanistan, according to the Akron Beacon Journal. About 40 more Marines will arrive in town on March 31. The school will open at 4 p.m. for families of the Marines. Follow Cuyahoga Falls Patch for continuing coverage this evening.