Monthly Archives: August 2013

Police Warning: Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over

The Westlake Police Department and police departments across Cuyahoga County are banding together to get drunk drivers off Northeast Ohio roads and protect motorists by supporting the “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” campaign.   This year’s nationwide campaign will run from mid-August through the Labor Day holiday (August 16 through September 2).   “As summer ends and families hit ... Read More »

Bay Police Halt Theft Spree

Two 17-year-old Bay Village residents were arrested on Wednesday morning, August 28, 2013 for committing numerous thefts from unlocked autos in Bay Village. An alert Bay Village Police Officer noticed a suspicious male walking on Upland Road at approximately 2:30 am.  The male was stopped and found to be carrying a book bag stuffed with items stolen from vehicles in ... Read More »

OHSAA Statewide Scoreboard Launched

Football regular-season begins this week; official statewide scoreboard launched The 2013 high school football season begins this week around Ohio as 714 schools kick off their regular-season schedules. After week four, the OHSAA will release weekly computer points ratings every Tuesday afternoon beginning Sept. 24, leading up to the final computer ratings released Sunday morning, Nov. 3. With the expansion ... Read More »

Heaton, Theiss to Speak at Tri-C West about Reporting on 9/11

In the hours after hijacked planes hit the World Trade Center on Sept. 11, 2001, writer Michael Heaton drove to Manhattan, where he spent the next several days covering the biggest news story of his lifetime. The scene at Ground Zero was surreal. “It was like being on the moon,” Heaton said. “The wreckage of the Twin Towers was eight ... Read More »

Disaster Preparedness Classes Set by CERT

FREE Disaster Preparedness Training with Special Invite to Veterans “All disasters begin and end at the local level” (FEMA). Community preparedness starts with you. The Westshore Regional Community Emergency Response Team (WSC) is offering free classes on topics such as disaster preparedness, emergency medical considerations, search and rescue procedures, fire suppression, disaster psychology, and more. The 20-hour FEMA course is conducted ... Read More »

Center for Mind, Body, Spirit September Programs

These programs are free of charge and open to individuals diagnosed with cancer, their families and loved ones at The Center for Body, Mind & Spirit at Mercy Cancer Center, 41201 Schaden Road, Elyria. Services are available regardless of where patients receive treatment. Mercy Cancer Center is now affiliated with University Hospitals Seidman Cancer Center. The Center for Body, Mind ... Read More »

2013 Fall Mini Biggest Loser Challenge

Join the Friends of the Park Spring 2013 Winner Dave Horvat $2125 .00 Starting Sept 4th. and ending on Nov 20th. Cost $20.00 a person Registrations taken only on Sept 4th at our first Weigh-in You don ’t have to be a resident of N.Ridgeville Half the money goes towards exercise trail equipment at South Central Park. The Biggest Loser, ... Read More »

Ohio Home Sales Continue Rise

The number of homes sold across Ohio surged 25.8 percent in July, as the market posted year-over-year gains in activity for the 25thconsecutive month, according to the Ohio Association of REALTORS.   “Home sales activity in July remained brisk, helping the marketplace maintain its steady progress in recovering from the economic challenges that tested the foundation of the industry a ... Read More »

Tri-C Teams with LENSC for Astronomy Class

Cuyahoga Community College & Lake Erie Nature & Science Center partner for Astronomy Class Beginning this semester, Cuyahoga Community College (Tri-C®) is partnering with Lake Erie Nature & Science Center (LENSC) for its14-week astronomy course. The Thursday afternoon class, taught by top-notch Tri-C faculty, will take place at the Schuele Planetarium at LENSC in Bay Village. The three-credit class begins ... Read More »

Top Dermatologist Joins UH Westlake

University Hospitals Case Medical Center is pleased to announce that on September 3, 2013 Artthapol Tanphaichitr (Paul Tan), MD, FAAD will join the Department of Dermatology as a general dermatologist.   Dr. Tan brings 11 years of clinical dermatology experience to our practice.  He has been affiliated with the UH Department of Dermatology since 2005, serving as an attending physician ... Read More »