Monthly Archives: July 2017

Westlake Upcoming I-90 Ramp Closure

On August 7, 2017 at 6 a.m. the eastbound I-90 entrance ramp from northbound Columbia Rd. will be closed. A detour will be posted using Detroit Rd to Clauge Rd to I-90. This construction phase will be in place for a period of 6 weeks. Read More »

18th COFA Offers Art Demos and More

The 18th annual Community of Fine Arts, a juried art show presented by the Westlake-Westshore Arts Council is presently open for public viewing through August 26 at Westlake Porter Library, 27333 Center Ridge Road, during library hours. The 107 original works accepted for judging and display were submitted by 52 artists, amateur and professional. The works are one of a ... Read More »

Alzheimer’s Association to Relocate Avon Office

Larger Office Will Better Serve Community The Alzheimer’s Association Cleveland Area Chapter Avon office will relocate to 37309 Harvest Drive, Avon, OH 44011, effective August 1, 2017. The new location is off Colorado Avenue between Route 254 and Eaton Drive. The current office at 38440 Chester Road will permanently close at 4:30pm on July 26. Phone number – 440-934-7750 – fax number 440-934-7751 – and office hours ... Read More »

August Events at Westlake Porter Public Library

Following is Westlake Porter Public Library’s August, 2017 calendar of events: August 1-26 Community of Fine Arts Show – The Westlake-Westshore Arts Council presents their annual juried art show in the meeting room wing’s art gallery. Tuesdays, August 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29 (2-3 p.m.) Conversational Spanish for Beginners – Please join us to learn Spanish vocabulary and pronunciation with ... Read More »

North Ridgeville Senior Center – Upcoming Events

North Ridgeville Senior Center is located at 7327 Avon Belden Rd., 440-353-0828 SPECIAL EVENTS Hearing Testing, August 3; 1-3 p.m.: Mobile Hearing Service will be on hand to provide free hearing testing by appointment August 3 from 1-3 pm. All other services there will be a charge, call 353-0828 for an appointment. Fundraiser Concert: Raisin Canes- August 4: 2-3:30 p.m.: ... Read More »

Man Booked for Driving into Trees at Porter Library

A Fairview Park man was ‘booked’ on a variety of charges after he plowed into a stand of trees at Westlake Porter Library last week. Police report that the 38 year old Fairview Park man crashed his 2012 Buick Encore into the stand of trees at the Porter Library on July 26. He was passed out when officers arrived. Police ... Read More »

Westlake Senior Citizens Scammed in ‘Phone Bail’ Scheme

Two senior citizens have lost $3000 total in the past two days to callers who pretended to be friends or family needing bail money, report Westlake Police. The calls originated in Canada and had the victims buy gift cards and read off the numbers. According to Police, “No jail takes gift cards or ITunes cards for bond. Be like President Reagan; trust but verify. ... Read More »

Westlake Police

A Strongsville woman’s wallet containing cash and a company credit card was stolen her Westlake Village Dr. office on July 6. The card was cancelled before it was illicitly used. An intoxicated 46yoa King James Pkwy. man couldn’t find his home on July 8 and so startled a neighbor by trying her door. He was arrested for DCI. A So. ... Read More »

Voyeurism Arrest in Westlake

25yoa Evan MARTIN of Novelty took voyeuristic cellphone pictures of female shoppers in the Westlake Nordstrom store on July 9. He was banned from the store because of similar previous behavior. He fled when confronted by staff, and then turned himself in to WPD later that day after being IDed through the license plates on the car he was using. ... Read More »

Quick Change Scheme

The depicted male swindled the Westlake Walgreens out of $100 on July 12. He made a small purchase with a large denomination bill (I don’t have the particulars), then requested a variety of bills in change until he had received far in excess of what he was due. Offenses like these have several common and easily recognizable elements: 1) A small ... Read More »