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Healthy Smile: How Many Days Before My Visit Should I Stop Taking My Blood Thinner? (Part 2)

by Jeffrey Gross, DDS, FAGD of The Healthy Smile Last week we started to deal with this frequent question. We discussed the general types or categories of blood thinners. Different patients take these medications for various reasons. The indications for all blood thinners is a consistent one. There is a concern for developing a blood clot. Blood clots that travel ... Read More »

Westlake Rec Center Fall Events

The Haunted Treat Trail Friday, November 1 from 7 – 8:30 p.m. Recreation Center Grounds, 28955 Hilliard Blvd. It’s time to walk the Trick-or-Treat Trail! Kids ages 8 and younger can come out and enjoy the annual walk through the Haunted Trail. Special areas around the outside of the Recreation Center will be decorated for the Halloween season. There will ... Read More »

Learn about John D. Rockefeller’s Cleveland

Join the members of the Bay Village Historical Society on Nov. 21 to learn about “Rockefeller’s Cleveland,” as presented by the Cleveland History Center. When Rockefeller founded the Standard Oil Company, he was met with immense success and wealth. However, he soon found himself vilified by the public as the battle between capital and labor came to a head. Learn ... Read More »

Avon Plans Roundabout for Nagel-Detroit Intersection

Avon City Councilperson Tammy Holtzmeier reports that a roundabout will be coming to the Detroit-Nagel Road intersection. Here is her release: As you may have heard, Avon is planning to open a new roundabout. The Detroit/Nagel Roundabout is planned for construction in 2022. Avon officials are securing a major grant from ODOT to cover 57% of the $5.1m project. Council ... Read More »

Westlake Issue 71 Will Maintain Community’s Infrastructure

Issue No. 71 has been approved by Westlake City Council to be placed on the November 5th ballot. It calls for the renewal of the 3/8th of 1 percent income tax, which is exclusively used for the construction, repairs, and improvement of roads and highways, storm sewers, water retention basins, and water lines. This “Infrastructure Tax” has been in effect ... Read More »

City of Westlake Breaks Ground for New Community Center

The City of Westlake has officially broken ground for its newest community improvement project – the Westlake Community Center. The ground breaking ceremony took place on Tuesday, October 15 at the Westlake Recreation Center Grounds and the soon-to-be home of the new Community Center. “The Recreation Center Grounds draw thousands of residents and community members for sporting and leisurely activities ... Read More »

UH St. John Hosts First-Ever Wound Care Fair

University Hospitals St. John Medical Center hosted its first-ever Wound Care Fair on Wed. October 16. “This was the first annual wound fair,” reports Nurse Kelsey Conn. The Fair was presented by the hospital Skin Committee team. “The skin committee provides education to the nursing staff. We wanted to do something fun for the staff to enjoy. We thought it ... Read More »

Weber Automotive Celebrates Customers

Weber Automotive of North Olmsted celebrated customers with a great Open House to mark the end of summer. The open house offered guests a chance to meet the Weber family and staff and enjoy a cookout. A classic car show was also held, and the Weber philosophy of customer service was evident as all were invited to tour their clean ... Read More »

Westlake Welcomes 5 in 2019 Alumni Hall of Fame Class

The Westlake Alumni Association inducted 5 new members to the Westlake Alumni Hall of Fame on Thursday October 17th at Wagners of Westlake. The event was a sit-down dinner followed by a wonderful ceremony filled with great stories of Westlake. The Class of 2019 includes: Athletic Hall of Fame inductees- Kevin Houser ’96 and Molly Bartkiewicz Mulcahy ‘06, Distinguished Hall ... Read More »

Munchkin Gathering at “Garden of Oz”

Bring your friends and family to a safe “Trick or Treating” event 2 – 2:30 p.m. down the yellow brick road at Gardens at Westlake, 27569 Detroit Road. The theme will be the “Garden of Oz”. The Munchkin Gathering will take place on Sat., Oct. 26, 2 to 4 p.m. There will be a children’s coloring contest and a resident ... Read More »