Monthly Archives: January 2014

Westlake Village Caregiver Talk is Set

Westlake Village will be holding its monthly Caregiver Educational Series next Tuesday 2/4/2014 at 11:00 a.m. Topic: Introduction to Alzheimer’s Disease & Related Dementias Presented By: Lisa DuPerow RN and CDP Place: Westlake Village Retirement Community 28550 Westlake Village Drive Westlake, Ohio 44145 RSVP: Annie Rahm 440-892-4200   Read More »

Westlake Soccer Girls are 3rd in State Academically

The 2013 Westlake High School girls’ soccer team has a combined 4.13 GPA – the third highest in Ohio – and was named a 1st Team Scholastic All-American Team by the Adidas National Soccer Coaches Association. The award is based on grades and on-the-field accomplishments. This is 10th time in 12 years the team has earned an All-American Scholar Team ... Read More »

Westlake Police: Driver Turns Himself In

  Usually police officers have to chase down drunk drivers. Not so on Jan. 18 at 3PM, when a 54-year-old Sheffield man drove to the Westlake Police Dept. in regards to a hit-skip crash he was involved in the day before. He was found to be under the influence of alcohol and arrested for OVI. He also admitted to driving ... Read More »

LCCC Nursing Professors Contributing Authors in New Pediatric Nursing Textbook

Students in Jill Reiter and Mary Grady’s nursing classes at Lorain County Community College can confidently say that their professors wrote the book on nursing. Reiter and Grady are contributing authors in the newly released textbook “Pediatric Nursing: The Critical Components of Nursing Care” by Kathryn Rudd and Diane Kocisko. Reiter and Grady teach an array of nursing courses at ... Read More »

Crocker Park Store Scammed for $12 Grand

A Crocker Park Blvd. store is out $12,000 after a credit card fraud on Jan. 21 A black female suspect’s Discover card was declined to purchase the 207 clothing items; she then pretended to call Discover and obtain the OK to complete the sale, according to Westlake Police. The clerk also spoke to an unidentified person on the suspect’s phone ... Read More »

Bay Police Blotter: Down and Out After Car Crash

On 01/26/2014, at 0303 hrs, Bay Village Police  received a 911 call from a motorist reporting a person lying on the sidewalk in the area of Lake Rd. and Elmwood.  Officers responded and discovered that a car had struck a utility pole, injuring the driver.  The 46-yoa female driver was intoxicated, and was taken to the hospital for treatment of ... Read More »

Wanted in Westlake: Church Burglar IDed

  Westlake Police report that John W VARGYAS, 41, has been connected by DNA to all three of the recent break-ins at the Westlake Christian Church on Hilliard Blvd. A felony warrant for Breaking and Entering was issued by the Rocky River Municipal Court after Ohio BCI analyzed evidence left at the scene. VARGYAS frequents the Metrohealth Hospital area; his ... Read More »

NASA Glenn Workers Receive Silver Snoopy Awards for Space Work

Twelve workforce members at NASA’s Glenn Research Center in Cleveland were recognized with NASA’s prestigious Silver Snoopy award for outstanding performance and professional dedication to human flight safety or mission success.  Glenn’s Deputy Director Greg Robinson and Associate Director Janet Watkins joined astronaut Douglas H. Wheelock in presenting the awards during a ceremony at the center. NASA’s Astronaut Office annually ... Read More »

Emerald Village: The People’s Choice

For the third year in a row, Emerald Village won the North Olmsted Senior Center People’s Choice Award at the International Food Contest held in December.   Linda Stallard, Dining Service Manager pulled out all of the stops for the win! Linda and her team made the Emerald Village Version of a Great American Classic, the “Big Boy” Double Decker ... Read More »

Cleveland Metroparks Wins Final Bike Box Competition in Cuyahoga County

LAND studio, Bike Cleveland, and the Charter One Foundation have announced that Cleveland Metroparks is the winner of a competition to determine the location for the final bike box to be placed in Cuyahoga County.   The final bike box will be placed at Edgewater Park in the new Lakefront Reservation this spring. The bike box is a repurposed, locally-sourced, ... Read More »