Bay Village

NFL Great Dave Zastudil ‘97 Returns to His Football Roots, Coaching BMS 5-6 Graders

As a three-sport athlete who played football in college and the NFL, Dave Zastudil Bay High School Class of ‘97 knows firsthand how important coaches are in preparing students for the field, the classroom and the future. He’s bringing that responsibility full circle by coaching his son Chase’s 5-6 grade rec football team. “With a few other awesome coaches, we ... Read More »

Santa Claus Comes to Bay Village for the 9th Annual Cahoon Christmas

Watch for Santa as he tours Bay Village in a city fire truck on Sunday, December 5 from 2 to 4 p.m. The Bay Village Historical Society and the Bay Village Kiwanis are asking all Bay Village residents, young and old, to join them in welcoming Mr. & Mrs. Santa Claus to Bay Village. Santa Claus will leave the Bay ... Read More »

Bay Police: Beware Utility Bill Scam

Bay Village police report that a resident was caught up in a utility bill scam recently. “On 11/01/2021, at 1513 hrs, a resident in the 500 block of Forestview reported she had been the victim of a scam,” report police. “The resident received a call from someone claiming to be from the Illuminating Company, and if an immediate payment was ... Read More »

Bay Schools Happenings

Preschoolers Learn About Voting Straw Poll? Or should we say, Vegetable Poll? Bay’s Glenview Preschool children had a chance to practice voting on Election Day! Looks like fruit snacks won over veggie snacks! #Vote Thanks Rocket Rakers What a great way to wrap-up the Bay Middle School Great Rakeout event Nov. 6-7! Thanks to these Rocket rakers and all the ... Read More »

Socktober at the Knickerbocker

Again this year the seniors at the Knickerbocker Apartments in Bay Village donated new socks for the homeless and they collected 245 pairs of men’s, women’s and children’s. They were delivered to Community West Foundation to add to their SocksPLUS program. They are always pleased to be a part of this program every year.  Their goal next year will be ... Read More »

Bay Village BOE Passes Resolution in Support of Military-Connected Children and Families

November is Military Family Month, dedicated to military families in Ohio and around the world. The annual observance recognizes the commitment, dedication and sacrifices Ohio’s Military families make for our military to remain organized and strong. On Monday, October 25, the Bay Village Board of Education passed a Resolution in Support of Military-connected Children and Families. The initiative, spearheaded by ... Read More »

Punkin’ Chunkin’: A Perfect Send Off for Your Gourd

Bay Middle School students gave a great ‘send off’ to Halloween last week with the school’s annual Punkin’ Chunkin’ event across the street from the school in Cahoon Park. What is Punkin’ Chunkin’, you may ask? Why, it’s a way to combine Physics lessons with some fun by catapulting your gourd. It’s a great way to settle the annual fall ... Read More »

Bay Village Issue 2: What Does it Mean for the Community?

Bay Village Issue 2, which asked voters to approve a zoning overlay for parts of the community’s commercial district, passed by a healthy margin on Election Day, Nov. 2. The final tally was 3.692 for, and 2,058 against. That gave the Issue a 64.21 per cent to 35.79 per cent margin of victory. The result is a clear mandate in ... Read More »

Bay High Fall Sports

Boys Soccer Advances to State Semifinals Bay High boys soccer was crowned Regional Champions on Saturday by defeating Revere, 1-0. The Rockets advance to the “Final Four” and will face Lexington on Wednesday, November 10 at 7:15pm at Firelands Regional Medical Center Stadium at Perkins High School. Bay at State Cross Country Bay High wished good luck to Michael Muccio ... Read More »

Bay Village Election 411

Here is information from the League of Women Voters on the upcoming Bay Village city elections. You can visit the website here: for their easy-to-navigate voters guides: Bay Village Mayor Term: 4 years • Salary: $90,000 Incumbent mayor Paul Koomar is running unopposed. He has served as mayor since Jan. 1, 2017. The League of Women Voters is not ... Read More »