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Edward Jones: During Holidays, Be Extra Vigilant About Protecting Financial Data

To help achieve your long-term goals, such as a comfortable retirement, you should save and invest regularly. But that’s only part of the picture. You also need to protect your financial assets in various ways. One such method is guarding your personal information – especially any information that could be linked to your financial accounts. It’s obviously important to be ... Read More »

Bay Internet Customer Goes Rogue

Some problems can drive you up a tree. Others can drive you up a pole. That was the case as a Bay Village internet subscriber went rogue last week after frustration over service motivated him to climb a utility pole and initiate DIY repairs on the lines. Bay Police report the incident occurred on Nov. 18. A resident in the 28000 ... Read More »

ALHS Make Cleveland Youth Symphony

We are proud of our Avon Lake High School band students who were accepted into the 2017-18 Cleveland Youth Wind Symphony and recently performed at Severance Hall. The performance was outstanding! Congratulations! Photo attached. Pictured L to R: Jose Hernandez, Sarah Denison, Kyle Burr, Natalie Miller, Connor McNeill, Noah Rish, Alec McNeill, and Brett Nickolette. Read More »

Avon Garden Club Installation Banquet and Holiday Celebration

The Avon Garden Club will install its 2018 officers at an Installation Banquet and Holiday Celebration on Tuesday, December 5. The festivities will begin at 6 p.m. at the Avon Isle at 37080 Detroit Road Avon, OH 44011-4401. The club regularly meets on the third Tuesday of the month at 7 p.m. from January through May and September through November ... Read More »

Rocky River High School Students Make a Difference Through Change Drive

Inspired by a European Global Leadership Summit experience in 2016, Rocky River High School (RRHS) students Lauren Hickey and Payton Szymczak were looking for a way to make a difference in their own school. Lauren and Payton are members of RRHS’ Bridge to the World student travel program, which aligns with the school district’s Strategic Plan. The program provides educational ... Read More »

Bay Village Community Events

Kiwanis Christmas Tree Sale in Cahoon Park Sales will start on Friday 11/24/17, 1 until 7 p.m. Through Dec.17, unless sold out earlier. Regular hours are: Friday 4 to 7 p.m.; Saturday 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.; Sunday 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tree types: 6-7′ Douglas Firs $40; 6-7′ Colorado Spruce $40; 6-7′ Fraser Firs $60; 7-8′ Fraser Firs $70; 9-10′ Fraser Firs $130 St. Raphael Shopping Gala Tuesday, November 28, 4:30-9 p.m. Shop quality, hand-made, ... Read More »

Avon Lake Band Earns Top Rating at State Marching Band Finals for Second Year in a Row

Congratulations to the Avon Lake Marching Band for earning a top rating at the State Finals for the second year in a row. The 120-member band performed on November 4, 2017, at Brunswick High School, and came away with a Superior rating, the highest rating a band can earn at State. The band has swept this season with Superior ratings ... Read More »

Light Up Bay Village for the Holiday Season

Once again this holiday season, the Christmas spirit will shine a little more brightly in Bay Village. The Bay Village Historical Society and the Bay Village Kiwanis are asking Bay residents and children of all ages to join them in celebrating an old-fashioned community Christmas on Sunday, Dec. 3, 2 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. A kickoff to the holiday season, ... Read More »

Westlake 4th Grader Helps City Mission Through Socktober

A chance meeting with a homeless man on the streets of Columbus set in motion a plan by a Dover Elementary School fourth grader to create Socktober. Last fall, the Hill family took a trip to Columbus when Ryan noticed a homeless man on the street. They shared a few dollars with him and moved on, but a few rainy ... Read More »

America Recycles Day is November 15, How Will You Celebrate?

5 Ways to Commemorate the Day Across Cuyahoga County Bay Village Mayor Paul Koomar reminds one and all that today is National Recycling Day. Here is some info he is sharing on the subject. With America Recycles Day just a few days away, the recycling specialists at the Cuyahoga County Solid Waste District want to share five best practices for ... Read More »