Spirit of Generosity Highlights Avon Meijer Superstore Opening

Meijer opened three supercenters in Northeast Ohio yesterday, bringing Avon, Mentor and Stow a state-of-the-art retail experience that combines fresh groceries, general merchandise and low prices with a customer-focus that puts neighbors and community first. “We’re proud to open our doors on this first historic day in Northeast Ohio,” said Executive Chairman Hank Meijer. “These new stores reinforce our ongoing ... Read More »

‘What the Cupcakes!’ Raises Funds for Camp Imagine

Avon’s ‘What the Cupcakes’ joined forces with Superheros, the Avon Fire and Police Depts. and other local businesses to raise money for kids to go to Camp Imagine this summer! “We Raised $1.040 for Camp Imagine,” reports Renee Collins. “Kids we’re able to frost and sprinkle a cupcake and get photos with Superheros and The Avon Fire Department and Avon ... Read More »

Avon High Defeats Lake Ridge Academy in Scholastic Games Semifinal

The Scholastic Games radio quiz, a weekly program featuring academic teams from Lorain County high schools, has only two remaining competitions following its Monday broadcast. The quiz team from Avon High School scored a 360 to 270 victory over Lake Ridge Academy to become the first school to place in the annual championship, to be broadcast on May 20. The ... Read More »

Avon Eagle Run Registration Open

Avon Eagle Run registration is now open. We invite the community to join us for the 19th annual Avon Eagle Run, presented by Mercy Health, Saturday, May 25 at 8 a.m. at Avon High School, 37545 Detroit Road. Proceeds from the Eagle Run benefit the Avon Schools Educational Endowment Fund and other local charities. The family-fun event includes a 5-mile run, 5K run/walk and 1-mile Kids Fun Run, as well as bounce ... Read More »

Avon Heritage Hosts National Author for Young Authors Event May 14

National children’s author, Tom Watson, is the featured presenter during the annual Young Author event at Avon Heritage Elementary School May 14. Students, grades 3-5, will hear Watson’s inspiring message during several school assemblies during the day (times listed below). In the evening May 14, Watson will be featured during the Young Author Open House at the school from 6:30 ... Read More »

Avon Place FREE May Events

Pancake Breakfast: Tuesday, May 14, Served from 9-10 a.m. Seniors 55+ are invited to join us for our FREE monthly Pancake Breakfast. Those in attendance will enjoy: pancakes; sausage; fresh fruit; orange juice; coffee. Information about upcoming Avon Place events will also be available. Please RSVP to 440-937-6201 no later than May 10. Lunch & Learn: Tuesday, May 21, Lunch ... Read More »

Woods on French Creek Presents Knowledge is Key! Navigating Your Healthcare

Please join the Woods on French Creek for an informational presentation with healthcare experts on Tuesday, May 21, Dinner at 5:30 p.m. Presentation at 6 p.m. Discussion on various services available within the health care arena. See their ad below for details. Please follow and like us: Read More »

Disability Awareness Week at Avon Schools

For the past two months, Avon Schools have been reinforcing a culture of acceptance and understanding during a Disability Awareness campaign. In addition to many disability awareness activities, the district has also been raising funds for Milestones Autism Resources. The district capped off the entire campaign with the annual Disability Awareness school assembly on Wed., April 17 at Avon Heritage ... Read More »

Happy Endings for Avon Writers

It’s always a happy ending for the Avon Branch Library’s Reading Buddies program! One and all had a great time last Thursday at the Avon Branch celebrating the newest story being added to the Story Trail at Every Child’s Playground! Congrats to Mrs. Bennett’s second grade class! Other honorees included Mrs. Schneeberger’s Second Grade Class and Mrs. Maggard’s Second Grade ... Read More »