Avon Lake

Avon Lake High School Senior to Receive Prestigious Outstanding Youth in Philanthropy Award: Elisabeth Lendal

Elisabeth Lendal, senior at Avon Lake High School, recently learned that she will be awarded the prestigious Outstanding Youth in Philanthropy Award 2020 on November 6, 2020 from the Greater Cleveland Chapter of Association of Fundraising Professionals. Elisabeth understands the importance of giving back to the community. As the youngest board member of Avon/Avon Lake Community Resource Service (CRS), she has developed ... Read More »

Avon Lake Police Ask Residents to Secure Their Vehicles Overnight

Over the past several months, the western suburbs of Cleveland have been subject to numerous vehicle break-ins and vehicle thefts. Over the past two weeks, this has filtered into Avon Lake. Several residents from the east end of our city have had vehicles entered, some with property taken. In the early morning hours of September 14th, a vehicle was stolen ... Read More »

Avon Lake National Merit Semifinalists

Avon Lake High School is pleased to announce three senior students have been named as National Merit Semifinalists from the 2021 National Merit Scholarship Corporation. Approximately 16,000 students across the country were named as semifinalists in 66th annual National Merit Scholarship Program. These academically talented high school seniors have an opportunity to continue in the competition for some 7,600 National Merit Scholarships ... Read More »

Avon Lake Students Return to School

The Avon Lake City Schools welcomed back 3,816 students this week to begin the 2020-2021 school year. For the first time, the district began the new school year with an in-person and online option. We have 17 percent of our students engaging from home digitally. Students returned to classes via a ‘soft opening’ with students with last names beginning A-L ... Read More »

Avon Lake Community Television – 2020 Philo Festival of Media Arts Awards Recipient

On August 27, 2020, the Alliance for Community Media – Central States Region announced the 2020 Philo Media Award winners. Of 200 entries that were submitted, Avon Lake Community Television (ALC-TV) won five awards and received nominations for “Best in Show,” “Excellence in Editing” and “Best Series Program.” These and other shows are available for viewing at www.AvonLake.org/Digital-Media. ALCTV’s Lucas ... Read More »

Together We Stand!

The power of community was evidenced in a big way on Sunday, Aug. 9 as fire crews from nine West Shore communities responded to a horrific blaze at the Courtyard Condos on Detroit Road in Westlake. The scenario played out when Westlake Police responded to the large fire at the Condos. The officers braved the heavy smoke and flames on ... Read More »

New Stadium Turf Project Underway

Avon Lake Schools are excited to announce that the turf replacement project at Avon Lake Memorial Stadium has begun. The project started early morning, June 15 and should take around 4 weeks to complete. “We can’t wait to see the finished product, which consists of beautiful hybrid fibers and CoolPlay infill to minimize the temperature on the turf. The stadium, ... Read More »

Congratulations to Mr. Hayne and Redwood Elementary

Congratulations to Mr. Hayne and Redwood Elementary on winning the Youth Movement Contest hosted by the Cleveland Clinic and Community West Foundation! What an honor! #ALExcellence @RedwoodALCS Congratulations! @RedwoodALCS @HolemanLindsey @SuperALCSD @ClevelandClinic @CWFCleveland https://t.co/Yget3SMWKZ — Avon Lake Schools (@AvonLakeSchools) June 22, 2020 Please follow and like us: Read More »

Avon Lake Parks and Rec Fall Sports Programs

Avon Lake Parks and Recreation fall sports programs are now open for registration! We have a few changes for 2020 to expand our current programs. This includes the following: NEW! 3rd-5th grade: Youth Volleyball 6th-8th grade: Youth Volleyball 1st-2nd grade: Jr. Browns Flag Football 3rd-4th grade: 7v7 Rookie Tackle NEW! 3rd-4th grade: Flag Football 5th-6th grade: 11v11 Tackle Football 7th-9th ... Read More »

Avon Lake Star Parties

Join the City of Avon Lake as we hunt for shooting stars, look at the man in the moon and much more at Walker Road Park, by the pavilion. Our local astronomer Suzie Dills will be on hand with a telescope or two to show you what to look for. Stop by to take a quick peek or bring a ... Read More »