Monthly Archives: May 2015

A Real ‘Senior’ Prom at St. Mary of the Woods

It was a Senior Prom like no other when Avon High students visited St. Mary of the Woods for a prom that brought the spirit of graduation season to the senior living community on May 15. Students brightened the spirits of residents with music, requests to dance and an evening of lively fun. Toes tapped, dance steps were shared, and ... Read More »

Local Businessmen Step Up to Help Community Safety Forces

Keeping a city’s safety-service equipment in good shape can be a difficult challenge for many communities. For the City of East Cleveland, vehicle maintenance had become an impossible challenge. Until last month. That is when local businessmen Nick Mayer and Jim Milano stepped up to donate more than $50,000 in repair work, parts and labor. East Cleveland vehicles like fire ... Read More »

Bounty from Local Fields

Fresh Fork Market, a weekly grocery subscription to local farms, is headed into its Summer Season, beginning on June 3, 2015. Trevor Clatterbuck, owner and co-founder, wanted to let our readers know about our local pick up locations: Westlake Stop: St. John Medical Center on Thursdays from 2:30-6 p.m. Avon Stop: Faith Lutheran Church on Thursdays from 7-9 p.m. Rocky ... Read More »

June Events at Westlake Porter Public Library

Following is Westlake Porter Public Library’s June, 2015 calendar of events: Mondays, June 1 and 22 (6:30-8 p.m.) BSA Scholarship Merit Badge – Start and complete the BSA Scholarship Merit Badge at WPPL. Sign up one time for both sessions. Remember to bring your Blue Card and be familiar with requirements. Grades 5-12. Registration begins May 25. Tuesday, June 2 ... Read More »

Westlake Prays

Please distribute the information as you are able. Thank you. WHAT: Several of the churches in the city of Westlake are inviting interested persons of faith and prayer to join together any Thursday evening at 5:45 PM to join in a simple time of prayer for World Peace. Sometimes the daily news seems overwhelming in tragedy, violence and stories of ... Read More »

Summer Day Camp Program!

Kids on the Rise Learning Center, 3550 Crocker Road in Westlake, is excited to announce its Annual Open Enrollment for their Summer Day Camp Program! The Summer Day Camp is an engaging experience for children ages six to twelve in which they will continue to develop cognitively, physically, and spiritually in an enjoyable environment where they are encouraged to explore! ... Read More »

Westlake Seeks Classic Cars for July 4th Parade

Everyone loves a Parade, and this year is no exception.  The City of Westlake will hold its annual 4th of July Parade on Saturday July 4th.  The parade will start at 10:00 AM with motorized units starting at Lee Burneson Middles School on Dover Center Road.  The marching units will assemble at the Westlake Christian Church on Hilliard Blvd.  The ... Read More »

The 46th Annual “Cahoon in June” is June 13

The 46th annual “Cahoon in June” fine crafts, collectibles and antiques event is June 13, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., in Cahoon Memorial Park. This year, the Bay Village Historical Society is partnering with BAYarts, which holds its Annual Art and Music Festival on the same day in nearby Huntington Park. The Village Project has also scheduled its “Project Pedal” ... Read More »

LBMS Spanish Students Attain National Recognition

Claudia Vakos’ and Veronica Bozich’s Level I Spanish students from Lee Burneson Middle School earned 11 Gold, 13 Silver and six Bronze medals, along with several honorable mentions, in the 2015 National Spanish Examinations. The exams are the largest of their kind in the United States with 37,530 Spanish I students taking the High School Level I National Spanish Exam. ... Read More »

Bay Village Memorial Day, 2015

Bay Village’s time-honored tradition of remembering those who died while serving in the country’s armed forces was renewed once again Monday morning with observances at the historic Lakeside Cemetery and also at Cahoon Park. Scouts honored the tradition of once again decorating grave markers at the cemetery. Among those interred there are veterans from the Revolutionary War and the War ... Read More »