Monthly Archives: July 2014

Westlake Medical Office Robbed of $50 Grand

A Detroit Rd. medical practice found that a $50,000 check written to a vendor had been altered and paid to an individual in NYC sometime in early July, report Westlake Police. The theft was reported on July 10. Right in the McNuggets! A 45-year-old Rose Rd. woman was arrested for Dom. Violence after she and her 47-year-old live-in boyfriend argued ... Read More »


Following is Westlake Porter Public Library’s August, 2014 calendar of events: Friday, August 1 (10-11 a.m., 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., OR 1-2 p.m.) Connecting for Kids “Teach Me to Play”—Experts from the Cuyahoga Board of Developmental Disabilities will lead this playgroup for children 3-6 years (siblings welcome). Its focus is teaching parents how to help their children engage in play and ... Read More »

Mercy’s parent Catholic Health Partners changes name to Mercy Health

Catholic Health Partners (CHP), the parent healthcare system of Mercy, has changed its name to Mercy Health. The system’s name change is part of a Ministry evolution to one unified team, focused on high-quality care, increased efficiencies and lower patient costs. Mercy Health is Ohio’s largest health system and fourth-largest employer. “Our new name is a symbol of the new ... Read More »

HealthSpan, University Hospitals & Mercy Launch Wellness Health Care Initiative

According to the Lorain County Community Health Assessment, 32% of adults and 14% of children in Lorain County are obese. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, estimates the direct and indirect costs of obesity can range from $69 billion to $117 billion per year. Addressing this challenge is the mission of HealthSpan (formerly Kaiser Permanente) in joining forces with ... Read More »

Free Vein Screening at SJMC

Take the First Step Toward Pain-Free Legs Westlake – Do you have pain or a feeling of heaviness in your legs? Are your legs discolored or do they look unsightly because of bulging or varicose veins? If you answered yes to any of these questions, your problem may be more than cosmetic. You may have venous insufficiency, a circulatory problem ... Read More »

Lorain County Breastfeeding Coalition hosts Third Annual 5K Milk Run

The Lorain County Breastfeeding Coalition (LCBC) is pleased to be celebrating World Breastfeeding Week by hosting the Third Annual 5K Milk Run and 1 Mile Family Fun Run/Walk.  This event will take place on Sunday, August 3, 2014 at Lorain County Community College with on-site registration starting at 8 AM.  The 5K goes off at 9 AM and the Family ... Read More »

Westlake Police: Bay Woman Saved from Swindler

Concerned staff at a Center Ridge Rd. drugstore prevented a 20-year-old Bay Village woman from being swindled on July 22, report Westlake Police. She had received phone calls purportedly from the IRS and BMV (both male and female callers with Middle Eastern accents) demanding that she wire $4500 to them or have her driver’s license and credit cards cancelled. An ... Read More »

Bay Police Blotter: Unlocked Vehicles Entered

Unlocked vehicles led to thefts in Bay Village last week. On 07/23/2014, at 0719 hrs, a resident in the 26000 block of Knickerbocker reported that both of her unlocked vehicles that were parked in her detached garage were entered overnight.  Approximately $130.00 worth of cash and gift cards were stolen.  Another resident in the area also reported their unlocked vehicles ... Read More »

Skateboarding Under the Influence in Bay

A man was arrested for skateboarding under under the influence, report Bay Police. On 07/13/2014, at 0134 hrs, a BVPD officers stopped a couple on Sites. The 20 yoa male was skateboarding in the street, and the 20 yoa companion riding a bike in the street without lights. After speaking with them, the officer suspected the couple had been drinking. ... Read More »

Westlake Traffic Advisory Bradley Road

Bay Villagers travelling to Westlake should be aware of a traffic advisory related to the widening of the Detroit-Bradley Rds. intersection. On Monday morning July 21, 201, Bradley Road Southbound from Cedarwood Dr. to 300 feet south of Detroit Road will be closed for approximately 7- 10 days. A detour will be post as per the attached maps. Please follow ... Read More »