Monthly Archives: March 2011

The Cutting Edge of Education

Hoops for Hunger Raises $34,000 What the ‘Buzz’ is all about… Bay High School, Bay Middle School, Rocky River High and Rocky River Middle School had a friendly fundraising competition to fill the cupboards of Cleveland Food Bank. Students and staff held a variety of activities to raise money and collect food, including a raffle to win dinner for four ... Read More »

Got Junk? Treasure Hunters Will Check it Out!

If you have gold, silver, antiques or other rare collectibles lying around your house, the Treasure Hunters Roadshow wants to see them! The Treasure Hunters Roadshow, based in Springfield, IL is bringing its five-day roadshow to Westlake, Ohio for the first time starting next Tues., March 8, 9, 10, 11 and 12 at the Holiday Inn – Westlake, 1100 Crocker ... Read More »

Ed’s Matmen Look for State Title

With 10 wrestlers headed to the OHSAA Div. I Championships in Columbus this weekend, the St. Edward High wrestling team is aiming for a return to the top of the podium. Edgar Bright (112), Dean Heil (119), Nick Barber (135), Mark Martin (152), Dominec Abounader (160) and Greg Kuhar (HVY) each claimed district championships for St. Edward at Lorain last ... Read More »

St. John Medical Center Marks 30 Years

St. John Medical Center (SJMC) celebrated its 30th anniversary of service to the community on Tuesday, March 1. The day was hallmarked by a visit from Sister Judith Ann Karam, CSA, President and CEO Sisters of Charity Health System, to bless the hands of the hospital senior leadership team and staff. “As we mark our 30th anniversary, St. John celebrate,” ... Read More »

La Bamba! A Straight from the Heart Bash!

La Bamba blasted the way to a great night of fundraising at LaCentre in Westlake last month as Community West Foundation and Lakewood Hospital teamed for the 7th annual Straight from the Heart Red Tie Gala to benefit Cleveland Clinic Regional Hospitals. La Bamba – well known for his appearances as a regular on The Late Show with Conan O’Brien ... Read More »

Pirate Cagers Take WSC Championship Honors

Down-to-the-wire excitement climaxed with a happy ending for the Rocky River High boys basketball team as the Pirates topped visiting Bay, 46-43, to claim the 2011 West Shore Conference championship. A packed gym, two talented teams and a hard fought game gave fans all they could ask for as the Pirates won their first WSC crown since 2006. By then ... Read More »

Shoremen Fall in SWC Finale!

The Avon Lake High boys basketball team ran into a little unexpected trouble in their bid for an unbeaten Southwestern Conference season last Saturday. The Shoremen were upended by visiting Brecksville-Broadview Hts., 65-53, and suffered their first loss of the season. Avon Lake also dropped into a share of the SWC championship as both teams complete the league slate with ... Read More »