Monthly Archives: June 2017

America the Beautiful! Local Fireworks Guide

BAY DAYS starts Friday, June 30th! Friday, June 30: 12 Noon – 10:30 p.m. – Booths and Rides open; 12 Noon – 4 p.m. – $18 One price ticket for all rides; 7 p.m. – Live music at the Gazebo – Bay Village Community Band Saturday, July 1: 12 Noon – 10:30 p.m. – Booths and Rides open; 12 noon – 4 p.m. – $18 ... Read More »

Overdose – A Picture Says it All!

If you need a reason to wear your seat belt this summer, just take a look at this guy who spun out on I-90 in Westlake this month after a heroin overdose. The 30 year old Bedford man ODed on heroin and spun out on the Columbia Rd. exit of I-90 Westbound on June 3, report Police. He was revived ... Read More »

For Ladies Only….University Hospitals St. John Medical Center and Elyria Medical Center Present ‘Gut Check’

From nutrition and diet to colon cancer, “Gut Check” was presented by University Hospitals St. John Medical Center and Elyria Medical Center as they teamed for a special “All About You” program for ladies at the Lorain County Community College Spitzer Conference Center on June 22. The facts about women’s digestive health included presentations by three physician specialists and dietician ... Read More »

Avon Safety Fair

Avon’s Safety Fair the morning of June 10 was fun for families, kids and the whole community as visitors to the Avon High grounds had a chance to sit on a fire truck, visit with police, see a SWAT vehicle up close and spend a morning learning about resources that serve the city. The 3rd annual Fair brought together many ... Read More »

Diversity Lunch at UH St. John Medical Center

University Hospitals St. John Medical Center celebrates diversity every day, but takes time to share cultural cuisine once each year with a Diversity Lunch at the hospital. This year’s Diversity Lunch took place on June 9. Employees and staff members brought specialty dishes from cultural backgrounds worldwide. The lunch gives staff a chance to share tastes as well as friendships ... Read More »

Look What I Caught!

Nothing says Summer like a good, old-fashioned Fishing Derby. Many thanks to the Avon Lions Club for hosting the 2017 Fishing Derby at Northgate Park on June 10. A huge crowd of dads, moms, kids and grandparents turned out for a great morning of fun. Click here to view gallery. Read More »

Center for Orthopedics Donates 950-Plus Sports Physicals

The Center for Orthopedics hosted its 9th Annual Sports Physical event on Friday, June 9, from 1 – 5 p.m.  The event was free and open to all students who are required to receive a physical before starting a school-sanctioned program. More than 950 students from 18 schools received physicals, topping last year’s record-breaking number of 750! To participate, student ... Read More »

North Ridgeville Chamber Honors Xtreme Performance

This month’s North Ridgeville Chamber of Commerce lunch at Tom’s Country Place honored local businesses and installed its new Board for 2017. Congratulations to this year’s award winners – Bistro 83, North Ridgeville Eye Care, LCCC University Partnership Ridge Campus, Dunkin’ Donuts, Xtreme Performance, & Goddard School – all finalist for the 2017 top honor. Named as Business of the ... Read More »

Crocker Park Art Fair is a Hit

The 12th Annual Crocker Park Fine Art Fair with Craft Marketplace featured over 100 fine artists the weekend of June 10. With mediums such as paintings, sculpture, jewelry, photography, pottery and much much more, there was something for everyone at this top notch event. The Crocker Park Fine Art Fair is staged by Howard Alan Events. National artists from across ... Read More »

Kings for a Day

A Day of Joy, a Day of Love, Father’s Day is the one day of the year when dear old dad is King for a Day! The Normandy Senior Living in Rocky River did things up right with a lavish Father’s Day buffet. Chef Cedric was on hand to fashion the made-to-order omelets and families had a chance to show ... Read More »