Avon

Trick-or-Treat 2020: Saturday, October 31

Area Trick-or-Treating will be held on October 31 in the following areas: Avon: 6–7:30 p.m. • Avon Lake: 6–7:30 p.m. • Bay Village: 6–8 p.m. • Fairview Park: 6–8 p.m. • North Olmsted: 6–8 p.m. • North Ridgeville: 6–7:30 p.m. • Rocky River: 6–8 p.m. • Westlake: 6–8 p.m. Recommended Best Practices for celebrating Halloween are available on Governor DeWine’s ... Read More »

Avon Wins SWC Volleyball Title

Congratulations to the Avon High volleyball team on capturing the 2020 Southwestern Conference volleyball title. Please follow and like us: Read More »

Avon Claims SWC Soccer Title

With the win over Amherst, 5-0 last week, Avon High claimed the SWC title. The win put the Eagles at 11-2-1 overall and 7-0-1 in SWC. Please follow and like us: Read More »

Avon Wins SWC Football Title

Avon High captured its fifth straight Southwestern Conference football championship on October 2 when the Eagles defeated Midview 49-8. For the first time in school history, Avon has won or shared five straight championships. Quarterback Niko Papas was a perfect nine for nine passing for 115 yards and three touchdowns. Jakorian Caffey led the Eagles ground attack with 80 yards ... Read More »

Meet Avon K9 Officer Hunter and Handler Officer Jessica Zuk

The Avon Police Dept. welcomed its newest member to the force, K-9 Hunter, a 20-month old British Field Lab in May. Hunter came by way of Mike Watkins K-9 of North Ridgeville. Watkins had approached the department with an idea for a K-9 that could be used in the schools and at community events and not perceived as a traditional ... Read More »

Avon Celebrates Two “Blue Ribbon” Schools

Two schools in the community of Avon have earned the distinction of “Blue Ribbon” schools from the United States Department of Education. They are Holy Trinity School and Avon Middle School. U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos has recognized just 367 schools nationally as National Blue Ribbon Schools for 2020. The recognition is based on a school’s overall academic performance ... Read More »

Avon High Crowns Homecoming Royalty

Avon High School crowned Homecoming Royalty Friday prior to the football team’s win over Berea-Midpark Congrats to King Tyler Snevel and Queen Ella Fisher! Please follow and like us: Read More »

Avon Middle School named a National Blue Ribbon School

The Avon Local Schools are pleased to announce Avon Middle School has been named a National Blue Ribbon School for 2020. U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos today recognized 367 schools as National Blue Ribbon Schools. The recognition is based on a school’s overall academic performance or progress in closing achievement gaps among student subgroups. This is the first time ... Read More »

Superheros Return to Avon

The non-profit group Superheros to Kids in Ohio made a special visit to Avon for outdoor movie night the evening of Sat., Sept. 12. The event took place in the Aquatic Center Park. For the last few years, the event has featured an outdoor drama where kids save Mayor Bryan Jensen from being kidnapped my evil characters. With the help ... Read More »

Sept. 11 Memorial Observance in Avon

The City of Avon hosted a solemn Sept. 11 Memorial Service at 7 a.m. in reflection of the attacks on our country in 2001. The gathering was held at the community’s new Veteran’s Memorial behind the Fire Station on Detroit Road. Mayor Bryan Jensen offered the keynote address, remarking that the tragic events of that fateful day 19 years ago ... Read More »