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Bay Village Named a 2021 ‘Best Community for Music Education’

Bay Village City School District has Received this Honor Annually Since 2003. Standards for inclusion on the prestigious Best Communities for Music Education list have increased consistently over the last 19 years, but the Bay Village City School District has once again been honored for its exemplary music program. First recognized with the distinction in 2003 — and each year ... Read More »

Avon Lake Memorial Day Parade – Blue Star/Gold Star Mothers

All Blue Star and Gold Star Mothers are cordially invited to participate in the 2021 Avon Lake Memorial Day Ceremony at Veterans Memorial Park, 32756 Lake Road, on May 31, 2021, at 10:45 a.m. The City of Avon Lake would like to recognize and honor the Blue Star and Gold Star Mothers for the service of their veteran son or ... Read More »

Westlake Porter Public Library’s Late April Calendar of Events

Following is Westlake Porter Public Library’s late April 2021 calendar of events. All programs are subject to change. Please check or follow the library on Facebook and Twitter (@WestlakePorter) for the latest updates. Monday, April 19 – 5 p.m. on April 25 Earth Day Celebration Bag – Celebrate Earth Day with earth-friendly crafts and activities! Registration begins April 12. ... Read More »

Avon Lake Historical Society is BLOOMIN’

The Peter Miller House Museum Open House Sunday, April 18, Noon – 4:00pm – Tours continue on the third Sunday of the month throughout the summer Save the Date Zoom presentation – Monday, May 10, 7:00pm. Visit to register. A little history with your wine…Lee Klingshirn Please follow and like us: Read More »

Avon Defeats Clearview, Winning First Quarterfinal on WEOL’s Scholastic Games High School Quiz

Avon High School’s academic team, which became the final designated quarterfinalist on the April 6th Scholastic Games broadcast, scored a consecutive win on the program with a 310 to 280 defeat of the team from Lorain’s Clearview High. This week’s win advances Avon to the semifinal level, the final step prior to the show’s 31st annual county championship. Scholastic Games ... Read More »

Westlake Wins Midview Track Invitational

Austin Norris MVP, Lady Demons Second Led by stellar performances across the board, the Westlake Boys Track & Field team took home their first invitational win of the year Saturday at the Midview Shipwreck Invitational. There were a number of first place finishes in all event areas. -Discus -Gabe Samide -HJ-Austin Norris -300-Austin Norris -4×200- Shields, Shelby, Del Priore, Alramahi ... Read More »

SUV Demolishes Light Pole in Westlake

On 4/9/21 at approximately 5AM officers responded to Detroit and Allen after WPD received a report of several large explosions and power being out in the area.  Officers arrived to find an SUV had demolished a utility pole the top of which was suspended only by the electric wires.  The driver was standing outside the vehicle when officers got there.  ... Read More »

Airline Ticket Scam Dings Westlake Man

Westlake Police report that a resident was the victim of a legitmate-looking airline ticket scam last week. The man had booked a flight with Spirit Airlines.  When he used what he thought was a legitimate application (SPIRITCHECKIN) on his phone to check on his flight it appeared that his booking had been cancelled.  He called the phone number provided by ... Read More »

Third Times a Charm! Baby Number 3 for the Avon Lake Bald Eagles

The third egg has hatched for the Redwood Elementary Avon Lake Eagles. The third Eaglet arrived at 6:23am today, April 8th. You can watch their progress on the Eagle Cam live 24/7 at Follow the Eagles on Facebook, Avon Lake Bald Eagles Nest. As a reminder during regular school days, when students are in class, there are no photos ... Read More »

Easter Surprise! Two Redwood Elementary Eaglets Have Hatched

Congratulations Stars and Stripes, the Eagle parents at Redwood Elementary School in Avon Lake. The first Eaglet arrived at 11:35 am Easter Sunday, April 4. The second Eaglet arrived at 6:57 am today, April 5, 2021. Keep an eye out for the third egg to hatch soon on the Eagle Cam live 24/7: Follow the Eagles on Facebook, Avon Lake Bald Eagles ... Read More »