A rundown of the top news stories in Strongsville this week:
2013 projects -- Strongsville outlines its major capital projects scheduled for next year during early budget talks.
Panhandling -- There are reports of beggars approaching people at retail areas every week in Strongsville.
Unusual police reports -- Officers are called to explain two odd occurrences involving flashing lights and a big explosion.
New business -- A home remodeling firm wants to include an indoor and outdoor cafe at a design showroom it plans to build on Pearl Road.
Fish kill traced to Strongsville business -- A Grafton, Ohio man is by pouring liquid cyanide into a storm sewer.