Avon

Trunk or Treat at Rose Senior Living

Trunk or Treat was a “Spooktacular” good time at Rose Senior Living last Friday!!!! Primrose School and Rose Senior Living families did an awesome job decorating their cars! And thank you to the Avon High school Leo Club! The students were a lot of fun and help!!! Cider, icees and popcorn were delicious and the dance party was a blast! ... Read More »

University Hospitals and Cleveland Clinic Join Forces to Prevent Substance Misuse and Overdose Deaths by Hosting Drug Take Back Day on October 29

Dozens of Locations will Collect Unused Prescriptions and Over-the-Counter Medications Substance misuse and unintentional overdose deaths continue as an epidemic across Northeast Ohio and the nation. Most misused prescription drugs are obtained from family and friends, often from a home medicine cabinet, according to The National Survey on Drug Use and Health. Unused or expired medications are best disposed of ... Read More »

Hope for the B.E.S.T. Walk Supports Mental Health

The First Annual “The Hope for B.E.S.T. K9 Walk” was quite successful in raising money for mental health awareness programs in schools! On October 16th, Lori Best Yeager hosted the first Annual “The Hope for B.E.S.T. K9 Walk” at the Veterans Memorial Parkway in Avon. Over 130 people participated in the event along with their canines, and many Avon businesses ... Read More »

Avon Blessing Box

The City of Avon just welcomed a second Blessing Box located at the Senior Center 36784 Detroit Road in Avon. A Blessing Box is a “Little Free Pantry”, which provides non perishable food (like cereal, canned soup/pasta, granola bars) as well as hygiene items (including shampoo, soap, toothbrushes/toothpaste and toilet paper) to local residents when they need them. They are ... Read More »

Empty Bowls by the Lake is Back in Person This Year!

Mark your calendars! The annual Empty Bowls by the Lake fundraiser will take place on Saturday, November 19. Students are creating handcrafted bowls. Local restaurants will donate soup. Guests will be invited to a simple meal of soup and bread served at Avon Middle School from 11am- 2pm. In exchange for a $20 donation, guests are asked to keep a ... Read More »

Avon Schools

Mighty Eagles Give Back Avon’s Mighty Eagle Marching Band gave a special performance last week for the residents and staff at the Avon Oaks Caring Community nursing home facility. For Mr. Jacobs (band director), the performance was also a chance to give back personally as his grandmother received hospice care at the nursing facility. Thank you Mighty Eagles! Flying with ... Read More »

Avon Not So Spooky Halloween

Avon Residents – join us for our Annual Not So Spooky Halloween Event! Saturday, October 15th at the Storybook Trail and History Walk near the Avon Aquatic Facility. Online Registration opens on Sept 12 – Event is free, however you must pre-register, Avon Residents Only. Register at http://avonrec.activityreg.com Please follow and like us: Read More »

Avon Schools Homecoming 2022

The Avon Local Schools celebrated Homecoming last week with a variety of themed days leading up to the Homecoming game and dance over the weekend. The theme for the dance was an Enchanted Garden and took place at Avon High School. The 2022 Homecoming Court was presented prior to the football game against North Ridgeville. Photo credits: Avon Local Schools. ... Read More »

Avon Wilbur Cahoon House Museum Opens

Cahoon House Museum Opens soon! Are you interested in learning about Avon’s first homestead? Stop by the Wilbur Cahoon House Museum for a free tour! The home of Wilbur Cahoon and his family, Avon’s first settlers, is located at 2940 Stoney Ridge Road. On September 14, 1814 the Cahoon family of nine, soon to be ten, settled on 800 acres ... Read More »

Here Come the Super Kids…

Super Heroes to Kids in Ohio is a registered non-profit organization that performs random acts of kindness for children facing adversity. Each year during their annual, signature event in Avon, dozens of children are honored as the REAL heroes they are. These ‘Super Kids’ are children overcoming illness and adversity in true SUPER HERO fashion. The event? The City of ... Read More »