Avon Lake

Avon, Avon Lake Place in Lorain County Academic Challenge

The seventh annual Lorain County Middle School Academic Challenge contest took place last week (Nov. 16) at The Lodge of New Russia Township. The event, organized by the Educational Service Center of Lorain County, included district teams for fifth and sixth graders from Avon Lake (Troy Intermediate School), Columbia, Elyria, Firelands, Oberlin and Sheffield; and district teams for seventh and ... Read More »

Avon Lake Christmas Show: “The Little Town of Christmas”

The Avon Lake High School Drama Club presents, “The Little Town of Christmas.” Show dates and times are Dec. 1-3 at 7 p.m.; and Dec. 4 at 2 p.m. at the Dr. Daniel B. Ross Performing Arts Center at Avon Lake High School, 175 Avon Belden Road. Presale online tickets are $7 (plus service fee). Tickets are $10 after 5 ... Read More »

ALHS A Cappella Heading to National Festival

The Avon Lake High School Merples and IMMIX – the premier A Cappella groups at ALHS- have both been selected to sing on a national stage. The Kettering National A Cappella Festival is a weekend filled A Cappella intensive featuring some of the best educators, professional A cappella groups, and audio/visual technicians in the country. Our students auditioned to be ... Read More »

Meet Helen Beatrix Potter, Creator of Peter Rabbit

Meet Stephanie Kramer Vetrone. Stephanie has been presenting historical re-enactment programs for Exceptional Women in History over the past 22 years. Stephanie will present “The Life of Beatrix Potter.” As part of her re-enactment, she will be dressed in period costume, narrate the story with 2-3 songs of the time period as she shifts between being the narrator and the ... Read More »

Avon on the Lake Garden Club: Monarch Butterflies

The Avon on the Lake Garden Club has been very busy this year helping to preserve the monarch population by rescuing the butterfly eggs that are found on plants such as milkweed. Once the eggs are found, the club members set up a monarch sanctuary in their homes to watch the stages occur. The monarch butterfly life cycle includes four ... Read More »

Avon on the Lake Garden Club to Meet

The next meeting for the Avon on the Lake Garden Club will be on November 3rd, Thursday. The meeting will be open to the public at 1pm at the Avon Lake Library, 32649 Electric Blvd, Avon Lake, OH 44012. The program will be the Tales of a Garden Member in Traditional and Abstract Ways with Jane Bodnar. Jane is a ... Read More »

Avon Lake Schools Homecoming 2022

The Avon Lake City Schools celebrated Homecoming 2022 with a variety of theme days leading up to the Homecoming Game vs. Midview on Friday night and the Mardi Gras themed dance at the high school on Saturday. Photo credits: Avon Lake City Schools           Avon Lake Schools Homecoming Spirit Week Rocks! Avon Lake Schools had a ... Read More »

Rain Barrels N’ MORE Relocates to Pin Oak Parkway

Rain Barrels N’ MORE, the popular and ecologically preferred way to save water and boost your personal ecology, has moved to 33625 Pin Oak Pkwy in Avon Lake. Over a decade ago, owner Ann Gedeon started attracting customers to her unique shop that specializes in fully Assembled Rain Barrels and Rain Water Containers complete with the RainReserve™ Diverter, ready to ... Read More »

Avon Gridders Reclaim Silver Rail Trophy

The Avon High football team reclaimed the Silver Rail trophy with a 42-21 win at arch-rival Avon Lake last Friday. The hard-fought game saw the Eagles take momentum after a 14-14 halftime tie and pull away after the intermission with 21 unanswered points. Both teams stand at 3-1 after the decision. Highlights were many for both teams. Avon running back ... Read More »

The Big Splash

Summer ended with a big splash at the Avon Lake Municipal Pool last Saturday as the facility ended the season with its annual Dog Swim. The Big Splash is the biggest fundraiser of the year for the Love a Stray Dog Division NonProfit Rescue organization. Dogs of all shapes and sizes (and their owners) enjoyed the amenities, including the splash ... Read More »