Avon Homecoming 2019

Spirit Week: Sept. 30 – Oct. 4 (theme days set by schools) Parade: Oct. 3 at 6:30 p.m. (begins at Avon High School, 37545 Detroit Road,  and travels east to the Early Learning Center/stadium, 3075 Stoney Ridge Road). A community Pep Rally and annual Avon High School Powder Puff Football game will take place after parade. Football Game: Oct. 4 ... Read More »

Avon Home Depot Family Safety Fair & Kids Treasure Hunt

On Saturday, September 28, 2019, the Home Depot in Avon will be hosting its 5th Annual Family Safety Fair & Kids Treasure Hunt. Safety is paramount in the minds of the Home Depot’s many associates and vendors as it relates to the community and its customers. This year’s event speaks volumes toward that effort. The festivities begin with a welcome ... Read More »

Avon Schools Observe Patriot Day, Sept. 11

Avon Schools honors first responders on Patriot Day, Sept. 11. First responders were greeted with applause, ‘thank you’ cards and hi-fives. Please follow and like us: Read More »

Maria’s Field of Hope Now in Bloom

Maria’s Field of Hope at Jaycox and Chester Roads in Avon has bloomed and is in full sunflower glory today! The Prayers from Maria Children’s Glioma Cancer Foundation reported on Sept. 5 that blooms were beginning to appear. Today, they are in full bloom! “A portion of Maria’s Field of Hope in Avon has started to bloom,” said the Foundation ... Read More »

Avon High School Students Named National Merit Semifinalists

Avon High School boasts three (3) National Merit Scholar Semifinalists from the 2019 National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC) program. The nationwide pool of semi-finalists, representing less than one percent of U.S. high school seniors, includes the highest scoring entrants in each state. National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists: Tiara Eddington, 16, senior – parents Isaac and Nilasari Eddington. Eddington is a member ... Read More »

Concert in the Park Presented by the City of Avon Parks & Recreation

The City of Avon Parks & Recreation presents Concert in the Park on Saturday, Sept. 28, 4 p.m. at Lowe’s Pavilion in Every Child’s Playground (park near Avon Pool). Live entertainment by the Avon Electric Orchestra. Bring lawn chairs and a blanket. Concessions available for purchase. Bring the kids! Picnic on the lawn! CityOfAvon.com, 440-937-6106 Please follow and like us: Read More »

Home Grown Red Raspberries Avon!

Center Road Farms – Organically Grown Pesticide Free. 1/4 Mile south of Detroit Road on Rt. 83 (2371 Center Road). Watch for Berry signs. Open Tues., Thurs. & Sat. 1-3 p.m.   Please follow and like us: Read More »

Avon Place September Event

Lunch & Learn: Tuesday, September 19, Lunch 11:30 a.m. • Presentation 12 p.m. • The Health Benefits of Wine – presented by Bella Care Hospice. Come join us to learn about all of the health benefits of wine as well as the history of one of our favorite past times. Learn how a little wine a day can keep the doctor away! Please RSVP ... Read More »

Avon Veterans Memorial Includes War on Terror Tribute

The City of Avon will be dedicating its new Veterans Memorial on Saturday, September 14 at 10 a.m. The memorial is located in the park behind the Fire Department (36185 Detroit Road) and next to the Avon Aquatic Facility. The dedication completes a project that started almost two years ago. “We are very proud of this memorial and hope it ... Read More »

Avon Place Nurse Honors Residents Through Art

Nursing is a calling that goes beyond the physical care of patients for Avon Place LPN Brittany Robertson. She is also an artist who honors of lives of the patients and families she serves by creating portraits of residents that become priceless family keepsakes. “I’ve been interested in art my whole life,” says Brittany, who was inspired by an old ... Read More »