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Avon Memorial Day 2021

The Avon/Avon Lake VFW Post 7035 hosted a solemn Memorial Day Ceremony on Monday, May 31, 2021, at 10:00 am at Avon’s Veteran’s Memorial located behind the Avon Post Office. A large audience of several hundred residents turned out to pay tribute to those who made the ultimate sacrifice for our freedoms. Please follow and like us: Read More »

A Heartfelt Goodbye to What the Cupcakes

What the Cupcakes, a popular bakery in downtown Avon, closed last week as owner Renee Collins and husband Jeff, have expanded their family with the adoption of five-year old nephew, Chase, and want more family time. Renee held a farewell sale on June 4 and donated all proceeds to charity. Mayor Bryan Jensen was on hand to purchase one of ... Read More »

Thank You, Dr. Koehler

Avon Schools celebrated Avon Middle School Principal Dr Craig Koehler in a big way last week! Mayor Jensen stopped by to present a Key to the City, a commemorative planting was placed outside the school and a plaque of appreciation erected in the garden. Congrats, Dr. Koehler! “In honor of our fearless leader Dr. Craig D. Koehler for his tireless ... Read More »

Congratulations Mrs. Taddeo!

Happy Retirement to Denise Taddeo! Mrs. Taddeo has been a Bus Driver for the Avon Local Schools for 25 years! She has been a friend and mentor to many drivers and will be greatly missed. In her 25 years, she’s driven too many kids to count and they were blessed to have her! Enjoy this next chapter of your life ... Read More »

Avon Schools: Happy Summer!

Avon East staff send off students on the last day of school today in the rain. We love our students. Way to go Eagles, we did it!! Happy Summer! #AvonInspires Please follow and like us: Read More »

Avon Safety Town

Thank you Avon High School National Art Honor Society and AP Studio Art students for repainting and sprucing up Safety Town behind the Avon BOE admin offices. We look forward to welcoming our incoming Kindergartners and those who missed out on Safety Town last year due to the pandemic. #AvonInspires Happy June Avon! Come visit Graffiti Wearhouse and say thanks for ... Read More »

Holy Trinity School Community Hosts Fifth St. Baldrick’s Event

Students, faculty, families and friends joined together to “Brave the Shave” at Holy Trinity School’s fifth-annual St. Baldrick’s event on Friday, May 21. Thirty seven participants solicited donations for pediatric cancer research before having their heads shaved in solidarity with kids fighting cancer. Since 2016, more than 350 members of the Holy Trinity community have shaved their heads as part ... Read More »

Avon Local Schools Eagle Field Day

The Avon Local Schools hosted an Eagle Field Day this morning at Joe Firment Chevrolet Stadium at the Avon Early Learning Center. More than 60 students (grades K-12) took part in friendly competitions with events ranging from ball relay races and plastic javelin throwing; to bean bag tosses and Tic Tac Toe. The event was organized after the traditional annual county-wide Special Olympics event was ... Read More »