Author Archives: bob

Westlake Police: Parent Complaints Lead to Crocker Park Arrest

Parents concerned over a man taking pictures of kids at the Crocker Park Splash Pad last week was eventually arrested on several suspicious counts. On 7/24/18 Westlake Police received a report that a white male had been taking photographs of children while they played at the splash pad at Crocker Park during their monthly Crocker Kids Event. Parents became alarmed ... Read More »

Bay Village Mayor Koomer: Back to School!!!

A reminder from the Bay Village Police Department. The Bay Village City Schools start Monday – August 20th – and St. Raphael’s starts Thursday – August 23rd. Please help keep our children safe. Remember to watch for students on bikes and pedestrians crossing the street. For many students, this will be the first time they are attending a new school with new traffic patterns. There will be ... Read More »

Register Now for CELEBRATE WESTLAKE 5 Mile Run, 5K Run & Walk & Kids Fun Run

Sign Up Today to Receive $5 Off Registration Celebrating our 28th year of giving back to the community Saturday, September 1, 2018 – 5 Mile Run: 8:30 a.m.; 5K Run & 5K Walk: 8:45 a.m.; 1/2 and 1 Mile Kids Fun Dash: 9:45 a.m. Mark your calendars for Celebrate Westlake, slated for Saturday, September 1, 2018 on the beautiful grounds ... Read More »

Bay Police Impound Wheelie Invasion Vehicle

Bay Village Police reported yesterday that they impounded one vehicle involved in the disturbing Wheelie Invasion of motorcyle and ATVs that sped through the west shore and Cleveland’s west side Sunday evening. “On 08/12/2018, at 20:20 hours, the station received several calls reporting a large group of dirt bikes and four wheelers west bound on Lake Road from Rocky River. ... Read More »

FREE Vascular Screening Event at UH St. John Medical Center

On Thursday, August 23 from 1-5 p.m. UH SJMC is hosting a FREE Vascular Screening event at the hospital, 29000 Center Ridge Rd., Westlake. Call 1-800-883-3674 to schedule. Reservations are limited and preregistration is preferred. More than 50 percent of those with peripheral artery disease (PAD) have no symptoms. PAD is a serious condition that occurs when blood flow through the ... Read More »

GreenPal, Uber for Lawn Care, has Launched in Westlake

(WESTLAKE, OH)–GreenPal, an app that connects homeowners with local, vetted lawn care professionals, has launched in Westlake. Nashville-based GreenPal allows homeowners to find local, pre-screened lawn professionals. Homeowners can list their lawns with their service date and lawn care needs. Vetted lawn care pros can then bid on their properties based on the Google street and aerial images and any ... Read More »

Herb Guild Garden Club 2018 Scholarship Winners

On Wednesday, August 1, The Herb Guild Garden Club held its 34th annual scholarship luncheon. Two area students received scholarships, both of which were present at the luncheon to receive them.  Jessica Mileski is a graduate of Lorain County JVS and Wellington High School and will be attending The Ohio State University ATI in Wooster.  She will major in Agriscience ... Read More »

Award Winners at Ohio State Fair Technology & Engineering Showcase

Students of the Westlake High School Technology & Engineering (T & E) Department garnered several awards at the Ohio State Fair Technology & Engineering Showcase in Columbus recently. In the Technology & Engineering Showcase held in the Lausche Youth Center building, Westlake T & E students won the following awards: The team of KAITLIN WILLI (SR.), ETHAN SIMON (SR.), ROBERT ... Read More »

Avon to Discuss Purchase of Historic Cahoon Home

Avon City Council will be hearing a presentation at Monday’s Council Meeting, August 13, regarding the possible purchase of the Cahoon House on Stoney Ridge Road.  Proposal for the purchase of the home would serve multiple purposes for the City of Avon. The Cahoon House is one of the oldest frame homes in Lorain County and was built by Avon’s ... Read More »

Bank Robbery Suspect Wanted in Westlake

On Tuesday 5/22/18 an unknown suspect went into two separate Key Bank branches in Westlake and was able to complete various transactions. Unfortunately none of these transactions involved his own accounts. The white male suspect used fraudulent documents to complete money transfers which resulted in a large dollar amount loss. Westlake Police is working with Denver PD and federal partners ... Read More »