Monthly Archives: February 2011

A Christian Success Story: Stick to God’s Plan!

Can a Christian business leader walk the talk and still end up on top? Yes, says A. Ray Dalton, President of international medical equipment supplier PartsSource in Aurora, Ohio. If you stick to the plan – God’s plan – you can get ahead in the world. That is the story from Dalton, whose faith-based approach to the corporate jungle has ... Read More »


St. John Medical Center celebrated Black History Month with a terrific diversity lunch this week that welcomed hospital staffers and guests to great food, music and fun. “These lunches were started by our Environmental Department a few years ago, and we thought it would be a great idea to make it part of African American History Month,” said Sr. Kendra ... Read More »

Community West Foundation Straight from the Heart: A Red Tie Gala!

The 7th annual Straight from the Heart Red Tie Gala to benefit Cleveland Clinic Regional Hospitals was as hot as a blazing Valentine Saturday evening at LaCentre in Westlake. Presented each year by Community West Foundation and Lakewood Hospital Foundation, this premier fundraiser offered a spectacular mix of great food and top entertainment for 500 guests who celebrated the gift ... Read More »

I (Still) Do!

60 years later, Eva and Frank Caso of Fairview Park renewed their marriage vows on Valentine’s Day at Life Care Center of Westlake. Accordionist Billy Kaye provided the reception music with a smile as the Casos were joined by about 8 other couples in a special Valentine’s Day vow renewal performed by Fr. Eric Orzech of St. Bernadette Catholic Church ... Read More »

Rock N Bowl in Bay

The first annual Rock N Bowl to benefit the Village Food Project was held January 29th at Bay Lanes. The fund raising event was an enormous success as 240 attendees enjoyed an evening of bowling and entertainment, raising $3,500 for this worthy cause, which this week has begun to deliver meals to Bay Village residents actively being treated for cancer. ... Read More »

The Heart of the Matter

Valentine’s Day happens all year around at St. John Medical Center for cardiac and breast health patients, thanks to dedicated volunteers like Mae Chandler, Nancy Link and Janet Beutel. “Mae has been making Heart and Breast pillows since we began sewing them back in 1979,” said Ardis Radak, President St. John Medical Center Auxiliary Board. “Mae is a beautiful seamstress ... Read More »

Ed’s Cagers Take Control Against Ignatius

There is nothing like a red-hot basketball rivalry to warm up a cold winter night! St. Edward and St. Ignatius brought the thermometer up to mid-summer range as they renewed their storied series last Friday night in Sullivan Gym at St. Ignatius High. The visiting Eagles took control with a 15-point run in the second half to improve to 11-2 ... Read More »

WSC Showdown Set for Avon Girls

With a 48-39 win over visiting Fairview last Saturday, the Avon High girl’s basketball team saw the stage set for a great West Shore Conference showdown with Rocky River this week. The win over the Lady Warriors upped Avon ‘s WSC record to 8-1, while Rocky River is unbeaten in league play. Improving to 11-4 overall, Avon’s big game against ... Read More »