Westlake’s Historic Fascinators


Westlake High School students creatively displayed their knowledge of Ohio history in a fascinator contest held in partnership with Westlake World Partners. Fascinators are headpieces designed to be attached to the hair in lieu of a hat. They are traditionally won by women and paired with formal wear, and can include feathers, silk and tulle. Beth Noren’s Honors American History ... Read More »

Invisible People: Deliberate Arson Afflicts Cleveland Homeless

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A recent Bay Village Police blotter item about a man in camo walking through town with an umbrella that was first thought to be a long gun has brought attention to the homeless. The Villager would like to share a story from Community West Foundation, the west side’s leading philanthropic organization, about a deeply saddening and outrageous recent affliction cast ... Read More »

Nick Nunnari Joins Nick Mayer Lincoln as Service Manager

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Area car owners will be happy to learn that veteran Service Manager Nick Nunnari has joined Nick Mayer Lincoln and the newly acquired Nick Mayer’s Marshall Ford Lincoln as head of their service team. A native Westlaker and Westlake High grad, Nunnari says the Nick Mayer culture is perfect for his home-town service philosophy. “What I like is the small, ... Read More »

Westlake Man Arrested after Pointing Gun at Wife

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A 40-year-old Westlake man hit and kicked his 36-year-old wife after they argued about money on April 14 at 8:43 a.m., according to Westlake Police. The man was arrested for felony Domestic Violence. He has a 2011 conviction for Menacing against a family member. He was also found to have marijuana and pepper spray in his car and so faces ... Read More »

Westlake BOE Hires Supt. Search Team

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The Westlake Board of Education approved the hiring of the Ohio School Boards Association to facilitate the search for Westlake’s next superintendent. In response to a question from The Villager, BOE President Carol Winter emails that the costs associated with the search will be “$6900 + expenses (print, advertising, interview expenses).” The Board interviewed three firms for the process, including ... Read More »

Bay Gunfire Leads to Arrest

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Bay Police responded to a report of gunshots on April 14 at  1316 hours. A resident in the 28000 block of Osborn called to report he heard several gunshots coming from a neighbor’s house on Osborn.  Officers responded to area and located the house in question.  After an investigation, officers determined a 19 yoa resident had fired several blank rounds ... Read More »

Camo-Man Update: Was spotted in Avon Lake

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The suspicious person in camo and an umbrella in a backpack who was stopped by police in Bay Village near Huntington Beach this week also made an appearance on Avon Lake Police logs. Here is the log item: April 15, 14:20 hours Lake Road Avon Beldon Road Suspicious Person. W/M DRESSED IN CAMMO, CARRYING BACK PACK, WEAVING IN AND OUT ... Read More »

Best of the West 2014…Rockin’ the West Shore


The West Side knows how to bring out the best in people and places! Hundreds of guests came to LaCentre to vote for their favorite local businesses in more than 60 categories last Thursday. They chose from the best places to eat, shop and have fun on the West Side. This year’s Best of the West Celebration was one of ... Read More »

Westshore Primary Care Offers Convenient, Personalized Care

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With nine locations in Cuyahoga and Lorain Counties and evening and weekend hours, Westshore Primary Care offers convenient healthcare to meet the needs of area residents. More than 50 physicians and providers in ten specialties are dedicated to providing quality health care with a personal touch through every stage of life. And they continue to grow to better meet your ... Read More »

Improve Your Own “Investment Environment”

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On April 22, we celebrate Earth Day — a day devoted to education and action on environmental issues. As a citizen of the world, you may have a keen interest in protecting your physical surroundings. And as someone trying to reach long-term financial goals, such as a comfortable retirement, you’re probably also interested in improving your investment environment. So here ... Read More »