Avon Lake

Remembering 9/11 at Avon Lake High School

Thousands of small flags – 2,977 to be exact – are lined outside Avon Lake High School, 175 Avon Belden Road (SR 83) this week, in memory of the victims of 9/11. The flags are placed every year by members of the school’s Key Club, with assistance from the local Kiwanis group. Key Club advisor is Vincent Shoham. Key Club ... Read More »

Avon Lake Girl Scout’s Gold Award Project Targets Crosswalk Safety and Awareness

Avon Lake High School senior, Abby Green, 17, saw a problem and set out to find a solution. Back when she was a fifth-grader in the district, she wanted to bike to school, but couldn’t without an adult as traffic on the main roads in town is heavy. When she stood at the crosswalk, cars would speed past and no ... Read More »

Indian Princesses & Indian Guides Fall Registration

Register Now for the Best Father & Son/Daughter Experience Around The West Shore Indian Princesses and Indian Guides are dedicated to fostering relationships between fathers & sons and fathers & daughters in a friendly, fun environment. Our activities require participation by both father and child, giving you opportunities to share experiences, learn, and grow together. This is not a program ... Read More »

Avon Tops Avon Lake to Claim Silver Rail Trophy

The classic Avon-Avon Lake football rivalry kicked off the 2019 season in memorable fashion last Friday night as the host Eagles topped the Shoremen, 13-12, in front of a packed house at Avon’s Firment Stadium. The win earned the Silver Rail trophy for the Eagles, awarded each year by the Lion’s Club to the victor of this border wars clash. ... Read More »

Luau For Livi Fundraiser

Please save the date for the second annual fundraiser for the Alivia Margarette Agosto Memorial Scholarship Fund on Saturday, September 14, 5:30-9:30 p.m., St. Joseph Hall, 32929 Lake Rd., Avon Lake. Included with admission is dinner, beer, wine and a “hula” good time! The scholarship fund directly benefits Saint Joseph Parish School, Elyria Catholic and Notre Dame Catholic School. Enjoy ... Read More »

Jeremy Cares is Competing for a $25,000 Grant from State Farm

Jeremy Cares, an Avon Lake non-profit organization with a mission to enrich the lives of families with children dealing with serious illnesses, is competing for a $25,000 grant from State Farm. It is their goal to create moments of joy for families based on their founding philosophy of paying it forward and the belief that a little caring can go along way ... Read More »

Area Schools Earn ‘Top 25’ Distinctions

Area school districts earned high ratings in the most recent US News & World Report ratings that rank educational systems nationally. There are 916 public high schools in Ohio and more than 23,000 in the U.S. Please follow and like us: Read More »

Jeremy Cares is Competing for a $25,000 Grant from State Farm

Jeremy Cares, an Avon Lake non-profit organization with a mission to enrich the lives of families with children dealing with serious illnesses, is competing for a $25,000 grant from State Farm. It is their goal to create moments of joy for families based on their founding philosophy of paying it forward and the belief that a little caring can go along way ... Read More »

SOUPer Bowl Food Drive 2019

The annual SOUPer Bowl Food Drive to benefit Community Resource Services (CRS) will take place Friday, Aug 30, at 7 p.m. at the Joe Firment Chevrolet Stadium, 3075 Stoney Ridge Road, in Avon during the Avon vs. Avon Lake football game. This annual food drive is a friendly competition between the Avon and Avon Lake communities. The communities are currently collecting food ... Read More »

Avon-on-the Lake Garden Club Annual Past Presidents’ Tea

Avon-on-the-Lake Garden Club, member of Garden Club Ohio, Inc., will hold their annual Past Presidents’ Tea at noon on Wednesday, September 4th in the Avon Lake Public Library Gallery, 32649 Electric Blvd, Avon Lake. The program “The Language of Love” will be given by Brian Shifflet, a member of the North Coast Narrative. Mr. Shifflet will share how people have used flowers in ... Read More »