Monthly Archives: May 2016

Avon High Honors Valedictorian and Co-Salutatorians

Navi Baskar will be honored as the Avon High School Valedictorian representing the Class of 2016 when graduation exercises take place tonight, May 31, at 7 p.m. at Cleveland State University’s Wolstein Center. Co-Salutatorians are Peter Stamatis and Ben Waters The Class of 2016 will graduate 269 students Avon High School Valedictorian – Navi Baskar College – University of Pittsburgh ... Read More »

Community West Foundation…..2016 Summer Fundraising and Special Events

Two Outings Double the Fun! Reserve Your Foursome Now! 23rd Annual Triumph Fore the Cure Golf Outing Monday, June 20 Westwood Country Club in Rocky River 23rd Annual Women’s Golf Scramble – Turning the greens to pink! Golf Scramble benefiting the Breast Health Center, Moll Pavilion at Fairview Hospital. Proceeds from this event will provide free mammograms and breast exams to uninsured and ... Read More »

Fourth Annual Rae-Ann Walk supports Food Bank

For the last 4 years the Rae Ann staff have done a 2mile walk during Nursing Home Week. The staff have fund raisers and make donations for a Rae-Ann T-shirt, which enables them to walk during their shift. This year the staff, families and vendors raised $1090 which was donated to the Food Bank through the Westlake Community Center. Pictured ... Read More »

Honoring Our American Flag – Memorial Day Etiquette

By Thomas F. Hill Memorial Day weekend is upon us and the Fourth of July is just around the corner. Citizens everywhere will be asked to honor our Flag. Do you know the protocols? When The American Flag is displayed with a Color Guard during a parade or other formal type ceremony, those observing this function should: 1.) Stand at ... Read More »

It’s finally time to END GUTTER CLEANING FOREVER!

Spring rain and thunderstorms bring life around us as trees become flush with green again and germinate a harvest of seedlings to be scattered all over Northeast Ohio. Yet the same life giving rains and germinating foliage cause millions of dollars of water damage across the region every year in the form of wet basements, leaky ceilings, and sagging gutters. ... Read More »

UH St. John Medical Center Honors Nurses

University Hospitals St, John Medical Center honored nurses in a special way last week at its annual Dept. of Nursing Awards Ceremony 2016. Nurses were nominated and honored in three categories: Nursing Angel Award: Jacklyn Marvin (winner), Jeremiah Baker, Mark Kapalin, Jennifer Papest, Helen Ramsey, Jason Scroggy, Patricia Tolentino and Susan Vasi. Outstanding Clinical Support: Alla Mohammad (winner), Michele Hollis, ... Read More »

St. Paul Ice Cream Social and Duct Taping Ceremony

Students at St. Paul Lutheran School received an ice cream treat last Thursday and also celebrated a reward as they watched Principal Dale Lehrke get Duct Taped to a wall. This celebration rewarded the school body for their outstanding response to the National Junior Honor Society’s (NJHS) Book Drive Fundraiser. During the school year, the NJHS members challenged the school ... Read More »

Avon Honors Vets Who Gave All

The City of Avon honored and paid tribute to three local military veterans who were killed while on active military duty last week at ceremonies held May 18 at Avon High School. Honored were Marine Corporal David F. Schneider, who was killed in Vietnam in 1968; Army Sergeant Patrick E. Smith Jr., who was killed in Vietnam in 1968, and ... Read More »

Honoring Our American Flag

By Thomas F. Hill Memorial Day weekend is upon us and the Fourth of July is just around the corner. Citizens everywhere will be asked to honor our Flag. Do you know the protocols? When The American Flag is displayed with a Color Guard during a parade or other formal type ceremony, those observing this function should: 1.) Stand at ... Read More »

Law You Can Use: Operating a Vehicle Under the Influence of Marijuana

Q: What should I know about driving and using marijuana in Ohio? A: Ohio law prohibits four acts related to marijuana ingestion and vehicle operation. First, the law prohibits you from operating a vehicle while under the influence of marijuana. Second, the law prohibits you from operating a vehicle if you have a certain concentration of marijuana in your blood ... Read More »