Avon Lake

Busch Funeral Announces Services for Fire Fighter Larry Casimir Heczko

Avon Lake Fire Fighter Larry Casimir Heczko, 53, died on Thursday November 13, 2014. Friends may call at the Busch Funeral Home, 163 Avon-Belden Rd., Avon Lake, Ohio. Tuesday, November 18, from 2:00-8:00 pm. The Mass of Christian Burial will be at St. Joseph Church 32929 Lake Rd., Avon Lake on Wednesday November 19 at 11:00 am. (PLEASE MEET AT ... Read More »

Suspect Named in Dover Gardens Car Crash

Westlake Police have identified the suspect in last night’s Dover Gardens Car Crash as Brandon L. Pawlak (date of birth 5-9-88)  of Cleveland. Police report he has not had a valid license since 2004. Westlake Police report they have an Aggravated Robbery warrant for him. Past criminal history items include felony fleeing from Cuyahoga County in 2011, report Police. They ... Read More »

Avon Lake Women’s Chorus Welcomes Bay Woman

The Avon Lake Women’s Chorus is delighted to welcome Bay Village resident Joan Knurek as one of three newcomers this season.  Joan offers the flexibility of singing first or second soprano as the group begins preparing programs that will be performed for residents of assisted living/extended care facilities and other local group gatherings in western Cuyahoga and Lorain Counties in ... Read More »

Avon Lake Homecoming Parade Celebrates Community

Nothing celebrates community like the annual Avon Lake Homecoming Parade! Avon Lake’s 32nd annual Homecoming was highlighted last Saturday morning as community groups stepped off in fine style from Bleser Park at 10:30 a.m. The parade was one part of a series of homecoming events that makes this a very special weekend in Avon Lake each fall. Thanks to all ... Read More »

Garage sale to benefit Village Project on May 10th

Are you addicted to garage sales?  Is the old proverb “one man’s trash is another man’s treasure” your personal motto?  Well then, search for your next great find at the Village Project Garage Sale on Saturday, May 10.  Steals, deals, and bargains galore will be found on furniture, toys and other household items. The Village Project is located at 27378 ... Read More »

Avon Lake Preschool Sports Spring Sign-Ups

  Preschool Sports   Tot Soccer Boys and girls Ages 3-5 Saturdays starting April 12th 10 and 11am classes are available.   Tot T-Ball (Spring Session begins May 20) Boys and Girls Ages 3-5 Tuesdays evenings 6:15 to 7:15pm   Tot T-Ball (Summer Session begins June 25) Boys and Girls Ages 3-5 Wednesday evenings 6:15 to 7:15pm   Location: 32801 ... Read More »

Healing Companions Service Dog Program in Avon Lake

Healing Companions Inc. Presents An Evening With Richard Shindell Healing Companions Inc. a 501 c3 non-profit organization dedicated to promoting greater awareness of the benefits of psychiatric service dogs, is hosting an evening with the world renowned songwriter and performer Richard Shindell. Richard is a contemporary folk artist who has performed throughout the world. The event will take place Thursday, ... Read More »


Series Empowers People to Manage Their Arthritis Pain AVON LAKE – Do you have chronic pain caused by arthritis and related diseases?  The Arthritis Foundation’s newly re-designed program “Breaking the Pain Chain”® is for you. “Breaking the Pain Chain”® is designed for people who want to be an active participant in their arthritis management.  The interactive educational program empowers participants ... Read More »

Avon Lake Pit Bull Attack Update

Avon Lake Police and the  Avon Lake Animal Warden report they responded to the Williamsburg Drive area after receiving multiple complaints about two dogs running at large on Friday, March 14. While on scene, it was learned that another resident had been bitten twice and was currently seeking medical treatment. As the officers and animal warden were attempting to corral ... Read More »