Avon Lake

New Avon Lake Fire Station on November Ballot

Avon Lake City Council approved the ballot language for a new fire station, police station expansion, and infrastructure at the June 27th meeting. The voters will have an opportunity in the November election to decide if a .25% income tax increase is necessary to support the Avon Lake safety forces and ensure the quality of care and protection the residents ... Read More »

Light Up the Night! Local Fourth of July Fireworks and Celebrations

BAY VILLAGE Bay Days 2022 Enjoy rides, carnival fare, local community booths, a car show, and more! Open each day from noon until 10:30 pm. $20 one price ride ticket for all rides each day from noon until 5 pm. Thursday, June 30 7:00 pm Live Music by Perfect Choice at the Gazebo Friday, July 1 5:00 pm Classic Car ... Read More »

Village Project Wins $25K Grant from State Farm

Of the more than 4,000 submissions nationwide, Village Project is honored to announce they are one of the top 100 winners of a $25,000 grant from the 2022 State Farm Neighborhood Assist® program! This grant is a huge deal for Village Project to sustain the organization and continue providing services to their clients, who have grown in number by 25% ... Read More »

Congratulations Class of 2022!

“Last night was so very special! The Class of 2022, the Centennial Class of Bay High School! We congratulate each and every one of you!” #OnceARocketAlwaysARocket #BayHighSchoolCentennial   “Yesterday, the WHS Class of 2022 walked the halls of Westlake Elementary School for the traditional senior clap out from our youngest learners! Caps off to you, Class of 2022!” “Last night we ... Read More »

Treadway Ponds….New, Affordable Quality Homes Starting at $179,900

New, affordable quality homes starting at $179,000 may sound like a thing of the past. But at Treadway Ponds, a development of 36 attached cluster homes in Sheffield Lake, $179,000 is the starting point for this new construction opportunity. “New construction under $200,000 for a two bedroom home and under $250,000 for multiple bedrooms is unheard of in this economy ... Read More »

Rust Belt Riders Launches Residential Composting Service in Avon Lake

Avon Lake recently joined forces with Rust Belt Riders to offer its residents a solution to food-waste disposal that benefits the environment and supports Cleveland’s circular economy. The Neighborhood Drop-Off Location, located at the Avon lake Service Center, off Avon-Belden road because the 21st drop-off location Rust Belt Riders hosts across the greater Cleveland area. Available at your convenience are ... Read More »

Avon Lake Schools End of Year Review

Congratulations to our ALHS Academic Challenge Team! With a final score of 570 last week, the team will compete in the Championship finale of the WEWS Channel 5’s Academic Challenge TV show (previously recorded) scheduled to air June 4 at 11:30 a.m. (set your DVRs!) Team members include sophomore Dylan Missal (Captain), sophomore Madeline Waggoner, and junior Mikhail Pyltsov. Co-advisors are Al ... Read More »

WEST SHORE BLUES: The Best of the Beats

Bay School Resource Officer Honored On Tuesday May 24, the Cleveland Chapter of N.A.M.I. (National Alliance on Mental Health) recognized Off. Ben Kitchen of the Bay Village Police Department with their Crisis Intervention Team Officer Award. NAMI of Greater Cleveland recognized Off. Kitchen’s “Outstanding accomplishments on behalf of mental illness.” This prestigious award was given during the NAMI Greater Cleveland ... Read More »

Celebrate Make Music Day Avon Lake on June 21, 2022

Music on a Mission, the City of Avon Lake and the North Coast Rotary Club Make Music Day is a one-day event where free, live musical performances, opportunities to make music and other musical events take place around the world on the longest day of the year. Musical festivities in Avon Lake are part of a global celebration of music ... Read More »

Ford Announces Investment, Expansion, and a New Electric Vehicle for the Ohio Assembly Plant

On Thursday, June 2, Ford announced that as part of a nationwide investment in its facilities, the Company will invest $1.5 billion in the Ohio Assembly Plant, add 1,800 new union jobs to that plant, and make it the new production site for an all-new electric commercial vehicle. Ford’s announcement today pertained to more than just the Ohio Assembly Plant. ... Read More »