Avon Lake

Happy Birthday, Virginia Sperling: 100 Years of Amazing!

Virginia Sperling, a long-time Avon Lake resident, turned 100 on November 6th and her longevity is celebrated by many admiring friends! On November 5th, 2018, Avon Lake Mayor Greg Zilka officially proclaimed Virginia a model citizen, exemplifying the highest ideals in volunteerism and selfless service to others. He noted that Virginia was actively involved in organizations such as Avon-on-the-Lake Garden ... Read More »

Avon Lake Community Television – 2018 Philo Festival of Media Arts Awards Recipient

Avon Lake Community Television (ALC-TV) was honored at the 2018 Philo Festival of Media Arts Award Ceremony in Alliance, Ohio, on Saturday, October 27, 2018, for its award-winning work in the past year. ALCTV’s Brian Bowles, Production Assistant, has been named a finalist for his work on the ALC-TV Summer Channel ID in the Channel Bumps & Station ID’S (:30 ... Read More »

Lively Avon Lakers’ Luncheon – November 21

Popular musician Ron (Cruisin’) Howard will entertain the Lively Avon Lakers with his Motown sound when they meet for their November luncheon on Wednesday, November 21, at the Legacy Club of Sweetbriar Golf Course, Jaycox Road, Avon Lake. The menu will include turkey with gravy, roasted mixed potatoes, vegetable medley, Legacy salad, beverage and confetti cake for dessert. The lunch ... Read More »

2018 Shop Local-Shop Avon Lake Week – Nov. 23-Dec. 1

Support Avon Lake businesses during Shop Local – Shop Avon Lake Week. There are lots of great offers to enjoy. For a current list of participating businesses and promotions, please visit the City’s Facebook event page by clicking HERE. Businesses will be posting their specials in this event, so check back often. Please follow and like us: Read More »

Avon Lake Band Earns Top Rating at State Marching Band Finals Third Year in a Row

Congratulations to the Avon Lake Marching Band for earning the superior rating at the OMEA State Marching Band Finals! The 116-member band performed their program “Wish Upon A Star” on November 3, 2018, at Brunswick High School, and came away with the highest rating a band can earn at State Marching Band Finals. The marching band has competed in OMEA ... Read More »

Christmas By-The-Lake Craft Show

Find the perfect gift for everyone on your holiday shopping list at The Christmas-By-The-Lake Craft Show on December 1, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m., Avon Lake High School Auxiliary Gym, 175 Avon Belden Road. Hundreds of handcrafted items will be available from over 90 vendors. Items include jewelry, hand knitted items, wooden cutting boards, award winning butters, doll clothes, natural body ... Read More »

Avon Lake High School’s Fall Play: “The Faerie King’s Daughter”

Avon Lake High School Drama Club presents, “The Faerie King’s Daughter.” Show dates and time are Nov. 29 – Dec. 1 at 7 p.m.; and Dec. 2 at 2 p.m. at Avon Lake High School, 175 Avon Belden Road, Avon Lake. Tickets range in price from $5-$7. To purchase tickets, go to avonlakedramaclub.com. About the show: Eighteen-year-old Katie has a problem: she’s a ... Read More »

Avon Lake City Schools Psychologist Earns Honor

The Avon Lake City Schools are pleased to announce William Richards has been named School Psychologist of the Year from the Elyria Lorain Area School Psychologists Association (ELASPA). As a regional winner of the School Psychologist of the Year award, he is now nominated for the Ohio School Psychologist Association’s (OSPA) Ohio School Psychologist of the Year award. The winner ... Read More »

Public Input Needed for New Cahoon Creek-Frontal Lake Erie Watershed Plan

Public input is needed to help develop a watershed plan for the “Cahoon Creek-Frontal Lake Erie” subwatershed. A watershed plan is a comprehensive plan for achieving water resource goals for a geographically defined watershed. This subwatershed covers approximately 38 square miles and includes portions of Avon Lake, Avon, Bay Village, Westlake, Rocky River, North Olmsted, Fairview Park, Lakewood, and Cleveland. ... Read More »

Ridge Cleaners Annual Open House: Heroes Give Back

Join Ridge Cleaners, 32805 Pin Oak Pkwy., Avon Lake, for an Evening of Sharing at their annual open house on Wednesday, November 14 from 5-8 p.m. A very special event, “Heroes Give Back,” with all proceeds going to Toys for Tots of Lorain County. There will be food, fun and vendors! Raffle prizes generously donated by sponsors. It is a ... Read More »