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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 »

Westlake Easter Egg Hunt is March 23

The Westlake Town Criers have announced the 2024 Westlake City Easter Egg Hunt and Candy Scramble will again be held at the Westlake Recreation Center, 28955 Hilliard Blvd., on Saturday, March 23. There will be two candy scrambles: the first at 1:00 p.m. for ages 4 through 6, and the second at 1:30 p.m. for ages 7 through 10. At ... Read More »

2024 Pancake Breakfast and Easter Egg Hunt

Saturday, March 23, 2024 • Avon Middle School — 3445 Long Road, Avon The breakfast includes pancakes, sausage, and beverage. Following breakfast, kids can enjoy activities and visit with the Easter Bunny while mom and dad take pictures! Breakfast: 9:00 AM • Easter Egg Hunt: 10:30 AM (Egg Hunt for Children Ages 2-8) TICKET PRICES: $15.00 – Adult / Child ... Read More »

Meet The Easter Bunny at Crocker Park

Hop over to Crocker Park on Saturday, March 30 for free, self-serve photos with the Easter Bunny! Dress to impress and create a lasting memory for the whole family! Pets are welcome too from 10-1PM inside the North Union Farmers Market located at 292 Main Street, Westlake, OH 44145. Also, while you’re there, hop on the Story Walk for a ... Read More »

Great Northern Mall Announces Easter Bunny’s Return

Plus More Springtime Events Hop on over to Great Northern Mall for a fresh new lineup of special events. The Easter Bunny comes to town starting Friday, March 8. Capture photos and create special memories through March 30. Pets will even have their own night to visit. “Once again, Center Court at Great Northern will transform into a springtime garden and the perfect backdrop for photos with ... Read More »

Avon Proclaims Athletic Trainer Month

The outstanding work and professionalism of school athletic trainers is vital to the wellbeing of student athletes everywhere. Avon trainers received a proclamation from Mayor Bryan Jensen and city of Avon for their outstanding work last week! It is National Athletic Training Month. Thanks to Avon trainers Mr. O’Leary and Mrs. Hauk. Pictured are Beth Hauk, AT, Bob Gray, AT, ... Read More »

Avon Lake National Merit Finalists

The National Merit Scholarship Program is a not-for-profit organization that awards scholarships to high school seniors annually. In September 2023, about 16,000 students out of nearly 1.3 million who entered the 2024 National Merit Scholarship Program by taking the PSAT/NMSQT, were named as semifinalists. The nationwide pool of finalists — representing less than 1% of U.S. high school seniors — ... Read More »