Monthly Archives: September 2011

Westlake Girls Win SWC Tennis Title

The Westlake High girls team defended their Southwestern Conference title last weekend taking first in every division at the SWC Tournament hosted at Medina High. It was the third straight SWC title for the Lady Demons, and the second year in a row they have swept their way to the crown, taking firsts in both doubles and all three singles ... Read More »

Top Chef! And the winner is…Michael Nowak of Bar Cento!

It was a three-point play that won the coveted grand prize for Chef Michael Nowak of Bar Cento at the classy Top Chef competition hosted by St. John Medical Center at the Q last Saturday night. Chef Michael prepared coriander-crusted tuna for his appetizer and Ohio braised and roasted Ohio pork done three different ways for his entrée. Celebrity host ... Read More »

Community Service Awards 2011 Honor Six West-Siders

Fairview, Lakewood and Lutheran Hospitals honored six individuals who have made outstanding contributions to our communities. The Community Service Awards 2011 event took place last week at LaCentre in Westlake. Honored were Sherri Brandon, MSSA, Executive Director, Transitional Housing, Inc., Richard Clark, President, St. Martin de Poress High School, Robert Hendricks, Founder, Hoops for Hunger, Ann Reichsman, MD, Medical Director, ... Read More »

North Coast Health Ministry: Silver Celebration!

Twenty-five years of providing health care to the uninsured was celebrated in grand style as North Coast Health Ministry (NCHM) hosted this year’s Silver Celebration gala auction and dinner on Thursday, September 1 at Westwood Country Club in Rocky River. This annual event supports the life-saving health care provided at NCHM for the low-income uninsured in western Greater Cleveland. “We ... Read More »

Westlake Wins Battle For The Jug

The Little Brown Jug has been a treasured rivalry trophy dating back many years for the Westlake and Bay Village High football teams. When Bay left the Southwestern Conference several years ago to join the West Shore Conference, the heated rivalry was maintained by moving it to the independent portion of the schedule early in the season. Fans still love ... Read More »

Jason Stuckert, OSU Drum Major, Comes Home to Avon Lake

  Jason Stuckert, Drum Major, The Ohio State University Marching Band, is returning to his Avon Lake roots the weekend of Sept. 16 and 17. On Friday night, he will join the Avon Lake Marching Shoremen at their 7 p.m. home football game against North Olmsted. On Saturday at 3 p.m. he will lead a demonstration/teaching session for all interested ... Read More »

Mercy Flight Night Comes To All Pro Stadium

Mercy Flight Night at Avon’s All Pro Freight Stadium brought special excitement for at the Lake Erie Crushers’ game Aug. 31! Families were able to take a free tour of the Mercy Life Flight helicopter after it landed outside the center field fence. Families then stopped at the Mercy booth inside the ballpark for health screenings, giveaways and prizes. Mercy ... Read More »

The 2011 “Top Chef” Competition: You Be the Judge!

Your chance to judge some of the best chefs in town is right around the corner as St. John Medical Center presents the 3rd annual “Top Chef” competition at Quicken Loans Arena September 10. Admit it! You’ve watched Bravo’s acclaimed Top Chef competition in the past and wished you could be part of this hotly contested show of culinary skill ... Read More »

New Westlake High groundbreaking celebrated!

A ceremonial groundbreaking for the Westlake City School Master Facility Plan Phase I was held under picture perfect skies Monday afternoon as Supt. Dr. Dan Keenan (left) joined with students Allyson Pesta and Chris Tsuei along with Board of Education President Thomas Mays. As students of the Class of 2014, Allyson and Chris represent the first group of students who ... Read More »

Nick Mayer “Drives Smart” for School Sports Programs

Nick Mayer Lincoln of Westlake Invites You to “Drive Smart For Rocky River High School!” Nick Mayer Lincoln and the Rocky River High School Athletic Department Are Partnering To Raise Up To $6,000 Through a Newly-Launched Program Supporters of the Rocky River High athletics and the friendly staff of Nick Mayer Lincoln are partnering to help raise up to $6,000 ... Read More »