Monthly Archives: May 2014

All About You: Women’s Health is Focus of SJMC Program

St. John Medical Center’s All About You program, For Ladies Only: Your Breast Health, filled the house at Westwood Country Club on May 14. 115 women attended, starting off the evening visiting breast health information tables and enjoyed wine and pampering.  Following a sit down dinner, women heard from a panel of experts including radiologist Donna Plecha, MD, Director of ... Read More »

Eagle Run is inspiration for Avon Y Mom

Prior to being diagnosed with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus and Raynaud’s Disease, Sharon Smith went from being an aerobics instructor, senior fitness instructor and an active participant in belly dancing to not being able to reach up to her kitchen cabinet to get a glass down and being couch-bound for nearly two years. After her formal diagnosis and treatment to get ... Read More »

Village Foundation Plaque Dedication, 2014

The Village Foundation hosted its annual ceremony to install and dedicate a permanent bronze plaque honoring The John Harknett Family and a plaque memorializing the life of John Matyas, by his family, on Memorial Day on the north side of Cahoon Park. Program chairman, Gary Heldt and TV personality Jon Loufman welcomed guests. Special honorees for 2014 are the late ... Read More »

Beardens Welcomes Crushers to Little League Night

Beardens Restaurant created a special evening for the Rocky River Little Leaguers by hosting a “meet and greet” with the The Lake Erie Crushers on Tues., May 13.  The idea came from a 1962 Beardens Rocky River Little League picture and letter that was sent to owner Jim Griffiths thanking Beardens for sponsorship and it’s delicious Bearden burgers…truly, a  winning ... Read More »

Westlake Man Arrested For Sex Crime

66-year-old Joseph SCHERMA of Westlake was arrested on May 2 for a sex offense involving a male juvenile relative, report Westlake Police. The victim and his parents reported the incident on April 24; it occurred in February at the suspect’s home. A second juvenile male relative has also been identified as a victim; the offenses involving this child occurred in ... Read More »

Avon Track Team Celebrates WSC 4-Peat

The Avon High boys track team captured the West Shore Conference championships held at Rocky River last week with 195.5 points to easily outdistance runner up North Ridgeville a 116. It is the fourth straight WSC title for the Eagles. Avon’s girls team also won with 147.5 points to second place River’s 130.5 and Bay’s third place total of 125.5. ... Read More »

Miss Jacqui’s Spring Dance Recital

It was a night to remember for students of Miss Jacqui’s Dance at the Avon Lake Performing Arts Center at Avon Lake High. Tiny dancers took the bright lights and stage with their smiles and tutus as moms, dads and grandparents enjoyed the photo opportunities of a lifetime! From Princess Babies all the way up to High School Hip Hop, ... Read More »

Cleveland Open Golf Tourney Comes to Westlake

                                    The Tour and the Greater Cleveland Sports Commission are gearing up for the PGA TOUR’s return to Cleveland with the Tour Cleveland Open. The event will be played June 5-8 at Lakewood Country Club in Westlake. The PGA TOUR and ... Read More »

Bay Village Memorial Day

The annual Bay Village Memorial Day Parade is much more than a march down Lake Road to Lakeside Ceremony. It is a sincere tribute the many patriots who gave their lives for the freedoms enjoyed in our country today. Monday’s ceremonies reminded one and all that “freedom is not free,”  From the community march to Lakeside Cemetery to hear the ... Read More »

Bay Dedicates Blue Star Memorial Marker

The Bay Village Garden Club celebrated Memorial Day in a special way as a Blue Star Memorial Marker donated by the Club was unveiled along Cahoon Road next to the Rose Garden. Judy Minium, Bay Village Garden Club President, said the marker uniquely honors World War II service men and women. She said its placement next to the Rose Garden ... Read More »