Avon

Avon Local School Students/Staff Holiday Giving

The giving spirit is alive and well this holiday season in the Avon Local Schools. Below is a summary of many of the holiday collections going on in the district. THANK YOU to the community/schools for your donations. Avon Early Learning Center Avon Soaring Little Eagles Preschool helped Moose’s Mission by collecting pet supplies Blanket Drive for Cover the City ... Read More »

Students Knitting Items to Help the Homeless

As schools across the area host a variety of clothing, food and toy collections this holiday season, several fifth-grade students at Avon Heritage Elementary School are giving items that are very personal and special, hand-knitted hats, scarves, and headbands will be given to a local homeless shelter in Lorain. Approximately 25 students meet several days a week during their recess ... Read More »

Pinehaven Garden Center & Greenhouses: Holiday Headquarters

Over 15,000 Poinsettias to Choose From Fresh Cut Trees; White Pine Roping; Live & Artificial Wreaths; Large Assortment of Ornaments to Decorate Your Tree; Christmas Indoor Gardens; Fresh Geeens; Frosty Ferns; Christmas Cactus; Cyclamen; African Violets; Lemon Cypress 39424 Detroit Road, Avon, Ohio 44011 | 440-934-5948 | pinehavengardencenter.com | Mon–Fri: 9-7 • Sat: 9-6 • Sun: 9-5   Please follow ... Read More »

Avon Place FREE December Event

Lunch & Learn: Tuesday, December 18, Lunch 11:30 am • Presentation 12:00 pm. Legends of Christmas Ornaments Presented by the Lorain County Historical Society. Please RSVP to 440-937-6201 December 14. See their ad below.   Please follow and like us: Read More »

Happy Holidays from Rose Senior Living

Rose Senior Living-Avon brought a magical start to the holidays on Saturday, Dec. 1. A great day was had by residents, associates and their families! A visit from Santa and his reindeer was enjoyed by all as well as cookie decorating, face painting, crafts for the kids and a holiday movie!!! Fa La La la la….a great way to start ... Read More »

Another Big Year for Avon Football

Posting a 12-2 record with an OHSAA Div. II Regional championship and Southwestern Conference co-championship with Avon Lake, 2018 proved to be another big year for the Avon High football team. Avon’s senior class has put up some great numbers – they have compiled a 45-6 record and advanced to the OHSAA Division II state semifinals in consecutive seasons. The ... Read More »

It’s an Olde-Fashioned Christmas in Avon

The City of Avon’s annual Tree Lighting Festival was presented by the French Creek Foundation on the afternoon of Dec. 1. It was an unforgettable day for brothers Chase Andersen-Holland, 10, and Rilley Holland, 8, winners of the 2018 Golden Ticket to ride with Santa on his horse-drawn sleigh from the gazebo on Detroit Rd. and Rt. 611 to Olde ... Read More »

Avon Schools Named to College Board’s AP® District Honor Roll

The Avon Local Schools district is one of 373 school districts in the U.S. and Canada being honored by the College Board with placement on the 9th Annual AP® District Honor Roll. To be included on the 9th Annual Honor Roll, Avon Local Schools had to – since 2016 – increase the number of students participating in AP while also ... Read More »

Avon Early Learning Center Little Library

In an effort to keep kids and families reading and make books available to all, a new Little Library was recently installed outside the Avon Early Learning Center, 3075 Stoney Ridge Road. The library is available for the public to borrow a book and donate a book. Children’s and books for adults are welcome. Thank you to Avon resident, Ryan ... Read More »

Help Local Auto Repair Shop Put a Smile on a Child’s Face this Holiday Season

…and Receive a FREE Rapid Oil Change Service Automotive Specialty Services’ supports Toys for Tots and wants to reward their customers for doing the same! Now through December 7th, any customer who comes in to the shop and donates a new toy to Toys for Tots will receive a FREE Rapid Oil Change. The basic mission of the Toys for ... Read More »