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Bay BMX Sensation Teams with Key Club in Ronald McDonald House Bike Donation

In a heartwarming display of generosity, 9-year-old BMX sensation Huck Kurinsky, in partnership with his sponsor Huffy Bicycles, donated nine brand-new bicycles and scooters to the Ronald McDonald House of Cleveland. The donation aims to provide a sense of normalcy and fun for children and families facing difficult medical journeys. Adding even more excitement to the event was the presence ... Read More »

People with Memory Loss are Living Better Together at Symphony at Olmsted Falls

Families caring for loved ones with dementia at home face many challenges – not the least of which is helping them stay socially connected. After helping with personal care needs, housekeeping, preparing meals, laundry, shopping, and keeping up with doctor’s appointments, family members often don’t have the time or resources to find enriching – and safe – things for their ... Read More »

Safely Viewing the Solar Eclipse

Dr. Beth Lin of Nuwave Vision in Westlake, Ohio reminds the community of important safety measures to prepare for the upcoming Eclipse. On April 8th, for the first time since 1806, our local neighborhoods will experience a Total Solar Eclipse, with darkness expected to occur for approximately 4 minutes. To avoid permanent vision damage, including retinal burns that can alter ... Read More »

LCCC Nursing Graduates Outpace State and National Exam Rates

The number of Lorain County Community College nursing graduates who passed the 2023 National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX-RN) has outpaced state and national rates, according to information from the Ohio Board of Nursing. Out of the 116 LCCC associate degree nursing (RN) graduates who took the NCLEX-RN in 2023, 93.04% passed, well surpassing the state average of 86.73% and the ... Read More »

Come on in to Bay Village Subway

Bay Village’s Subway shop has undergone some exciting changes lately, making it a place you will want to check out for several new reasons! Stop in and meet the new owner, Tisha Sfeir! She is ready to welcome you, and so is Dave Hanzel, longtime owner still ready to serve customers new and old. Check out the new design and ... Read More »

Value World North Olmsted is a Must-Visit!

If you have a penchant for thrifting and love scoring affordable finds, Value World’s newest location in North Olmsted, OH, is a must-visit. This vibrant, well-maintained, and spacious store spans over 25,000 square feet, offering an impressive array of name brand, designer, and high-quality items. From vintage Chanel discoveries to toys for the little ones, this store boasts both chic ... Read More »

Wellness Fair Comes to Westlake High School

Westlake High was the scene of an important Wellness Fair on Tues., Feb. 27 from 11-1 in the main gymnasium. A health and wellness fair at school is a great way to share information with students, staff, families and the community about healthy eating, physical activity, health services, and other local health and wellness resources. Plus, it’s an opportunity to ... Read More »

Topgolf Coming to Avon

Golfers rejoice! Topgolf is coming to Avon! Topgolf is well known for its sprawling entertainment venue with a high-tech driving range and swanky lounge with drinks and games. The Avon location, expected to open in 2025, will be built near the site of the former and lamented Twin Pines Golf Range on Chester Road west of Lear. The build out ... Read More »

There are Eggs in the Nest!

There are now three eggs in the nest at Redwood Elementary School in Avon Lake. Confirmed date and time from watchers on the Avon Lake Bald Eagles Nest Facebook page for egg #1 is Feb. 29 at 12:26 p.m. and egg #2 was March 3 at 3:49 p.m. and egg #3 on March 6 at 6:59 p.m. To watch the eagles ... Read More »

Bay Wrestling Club Emerges as State Force in 2024

The 2024 Ohio Youth Wrestling Association (OYWA) Grade School State Tournament served as a stage for remarkable achievements in the wrestling realm. With participation from over 300 clubs during the regular season, the competition featured intense 16-man brackets for the final state tournament held at Glen Oak High School in Canton last month. Among the standout performers was Cole Sloan ... Read More »