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Century 21 DeAnna Realty: Wrestler of the Week

OHSAA Champions Congratulations to our area’s wrestlers who placed a the OHSAA Championships last week The Ohio State University. Props to Rejan Alhashash of Avon Lake, girls state champ 140 pounds, Ryan Bennett of St. Ed’s (Westlake resident) first at 144 pounds, Adam Butler of St. Ed’s, second at 132 pounds, and Westlake High’s Brad Cerankosky, 7th at 133 pounds. ... Read More »

27th Annual Tri-C High School Rock Off

The 27th Annual Tri-C High School Rock Off, powered by Mickey Thompson Tires and Wheels, Final Exam simply ROCKED at the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame March 15. The winner? Inertia, a band composed of students from Avon, Avon Lake, Amherst, Bay and Olmsted Falls. It was an epic night filled with excitement as Inertia topped a list of ... Read More »

Yantek to be Recommended as Next Head Football Coach

Westlake Head Football Coach Jason Hall is stepping down after two years with the Demons. When coach Hall was approached two years ago to come back as head football coach, he made the commitment to help grow the program, but was transparent that he was not the long term solution. Coach Hall has put together a strong staff that includes ... Read More »

Juried Exhibition Opens at BAYarts

BAYarts annual Juried Exhibition opened last Friday with a spirited community reception in the Sullivan Family Gallery. Here are highlights from the event as well as this year’s winners: Best in Show: Donna Bargar, Someone Left a Note First Place: Mark Giangaspero, Angela Second Place: Dodie Bush, Canyon Dreams Third Place: John Flynn, Lost in Contemplation Honorable Mentions: Nancy Broadbent, ... Read More »

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 »