copley copley  /ˈkɑp li/

Definition(s):

  • (n) American painter who did portraits of Paul Revere and John Hancock before fleeing to England to avoid the American Revolution (1738-1815)

News

  1. Copley tennis team places second at OTCA tourney

    COLUMBUS — The Copley High School boys tennis team placed second in the Ohio Tennis Coaches Association Team Tournament June 2. In the semifinals, Copley defeated Toledo St. John Jesuit High School 3-2, and in the finals, Copley beat Upper Arlington High School 3-0.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: West Side Leader & South Side News Leader

  2. New Copley police station back in discussion

    COPLEY — Construction of a new police station was back in discussion at the June 5 Copley Board of Trustees meeting. Trustees questioned architect David King, of Horne and King Architects in Dublin, about contents of a contract he submitted for the project.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: West Side Leader & South Side News Leader

  3. Judge favors Fairlawn in Rothrock Road case

    DOWNTOWN AKRON — Fairlawn officials are happy the long-awaited conclusion to a lawsuit filed by Copley Township over the closure of Rothrock Road found the city acted within its rights. The city closed the road to protect a residential neighborhood from development of a new Wal-Mart and Sam’s Club.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: West Side Leader & South Side News Leader

Quotes

  1. As famed Port City author Thomas Bailey Aldrich wrote, "To live in Portsmouth without possessing a family portrait done by Copley is like living in Boston without having an ancestor in the old Granary Burying-Ground. You can exist, but you cannot be...
    on Jul 2, 2010 By: Thomas Bailey Aldrich Source: Wire

  2. "The Document Disposal Act requires that [electronic records] be kept for seven years," Krog said. "It raises incredible suspicions and someone farther up the political chain than Mr. Copley is going to have to appear in court and explain...
    on Jun 23, 2009 By: Leonard Krog Source: TheTyee.ca

  3. "I trust Amy Ryan will bring the skills necessary to make our libraries work for everyone-from the magnificent main branch at Copley to our 26 community branches the Boston Public Library should be a treasure for all," Menino said in the press...
    on Aug 15, 2008 By: Thomas Menino Source: Library Journal

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