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Bay Village Begins Lakeside Cemetery Improvements

The City of Bay Village has initiated improvements and remediations to the community’s historic Lakeside Cemetery located at 29014 Lake Road. Jim Sears of the Bay Village Service Dept. has been working at the cemetery for the last couple months cleaning and resetting headstones. “It is really amazing the difference it makes and how much improvements the cemetery needs,” reports ... Read More »

Avon Lake Homecoming 2019

Homecoming in Avon Lake is always special! Homecoming 2019 continued the spirit of community in a big way last weekend with a number of memorable events. Another successful Homecoming parade took place the morning of Sat., Oct. 5. Thank you to everyone for participating and coming out on a glorious Saturday morning to show your Shoremen pride! Congratulations, also, to ... Read More »

It’s All Happening at Normandy…

The Normandy’s Ray of Hope team at the Walk to End Alzheimer’s Peave, Love and Little Donuts! The Breakwater Group had a great time at Peace, Love and Little Donuts of Avon!! They showed us how they make and decorate their wonderful donuts. We had a blast! Thank you to Beth and Olivia for being so kind and helpful. #peaceloveandlittledonuts ... Read More »

Bay Village Foundation Bronze Plaque – A lasting gift

Have you ever strolled the Richard T. Martin Walking trail overlooking Lake Erie in Cahoon Park?  It is a beautiful walk this time of year.  Be sure to notice a treasure lining the bridge.  Bronze plaques installed on either side contain the names of Bay Village residents. You may recognize some of them.  They are individuals and families whose loved ... Read More »

Westlake Porter Public Library Incorporates Charitable Activities into Annual Training Day

Westlake Porter Public Library’s staff will experience something new at their annual Staff Training Day, which takes place at the Westlake Recreation Center on Monday, October 14: Time to reach out to others through projects for local charities. The charitable activities will take place from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Charities involved include: Camp Dreamcatcher: Staff will use fabric markers ... Read More »

Community West Foundation 2019 Art of Caring Award Recipients Bill and Jill Oatey

Community West Foundation honors excellence in giving with its highest award once each year. The 2019 Art of Caring Award was extended to Bill and Jill Oatey of Bay Village at the 19th annual Legacy Society Dinner in their honor at Westwood Country Club the evening of Oct. 3. The award celebrates the exceptional generosity, commitment and outstanding community support ... Read More »

Avon Homecoming 2019

Avon Homecoming 2019 was celebrated in fine style with a week of school and community activities that had something for everyone! Spirit Week ran from Sept. 30-Oct.4. Monday brought PJ Day to the schools, followed by Tractor Tuesday/Country Day where high school students actually drove tractors to school! Then came Wacky Wednesday, followed by Throwback Thursday where it was ‘Decade ... Read More »

Free Trunk or Treat Event at Westlake United Methodist Church

Wear your costumes and enjoy a free family-friendly evening of trick or treating through the church parking lot! There will be candy, games, prizes, food and more! All are welcome to this rain or shine, fun-filled event. Trunk or Treat will be held Sunday, October 20 from 4 – 6 p.m. on the church grounds and inside the church. The ... Read More »

Friends of Bay Village Library Fall Book Sale

The Friends of the Bay Village Library Fall Used Book Sale begins Saturday morning, Oct. 26 at 9 a.m. and runs through Tuesday, Oct. 29 at 7 p.m. The sale is held in the meeting room of the library during regular library hours. There is a large selection of books for readers of all ages as well as magazines, DVDs, ... Read More »

Trip to Hell Live Production

Join the LIVE production of TRIP TO HELL. Come along on a journey into the lives of everyday people, and catch a glimpse of the torments of Hell. The 20 live actors are ready to give you an experience that won’t be easily shaken. TRIP TO HELL will be held at Church on the Rise, 3550 Crocker Road in Westlake. ... Read More »