Posted by Robert T. Ault on Nov 13, 2017

Members of the Rotary Club of Shaker Heights, friends and colleagues and Honored Guests; Earl M. Leiken, Mayor of Shaker Heights, Jeri Chaikin, Chief Administrative Officer,  Patrick Sweeney, Fire Chief and Jeffrey N. DeMuth, Chief of Police gathered at Fire Department Station #1 on Chagrin Blvd. at 8:00 a.m. on Wednesday, October 18, 2017 to watch Benjamin Miller of the Shaker Heights Fire Dept. and SGT. Daniel D. Grispino of the Shaker Heights Police Dept. receive special recognition as Firefighter of the Year and Police Officer of the Year respectfully. Rotary Club President Charlie Mayer presided over the event and Rotarian Sally Baden led the Pledge of Allegiance and John Sobotincic gave the Invocation.  A delicious hot breakfast was prepared by the Firefighters and enjoyed by all. At this Annual event, Supervisors in both the Fire and Police Departments single out one individual who has provided outstanding service to the Community and beyond to receive the Rotary Club Awards and Plaques. This event is now in its 39th year.