Bay Village

Roll in the New Year at Bay Lanes!

Enjoy a great New Year’s Eve close to home. Mark and Tina Nazario are hosting a New Year’s Eve party at their Best of the West award-winning Bay Lanes. Two party sessions will be held, from 6-8 p.m.and 8:30-10:30 p.m. Bowling, music, party favors and finger food will all be on the menu. Cost is just $109 per lane for ... Read More »

Bay Police: Tips for Staying Safe This Holiday Season

The Holiday Season is always a special time of year. Unfortunately, it is also an opportunity for thieves to prey on the unsuspecting and the generous. The Bay Village Police Department has compiled a list of easy, common sense safety tips to ensure that our residents have a joyful season and happy New Year. When at home for the holidays: ... Read More »

Bay Village Community Christmas

Santa Claus had many helpers when he came to Bay Village on Sunday, Dec. 8th. The jolly old elf toured the city aboard a fire truck and  greeted friends upon his arrival at the Community House about 3 pm. Huntington Playhouse Director Tom Meyrose, decked out as Charles Dickens, read “Twas The Night Before Christmas” in the Community House prior ... Read More »

Bay Village Police Blotter

  On 12/09/2013, at 0220 hrs, a BVPD officer stopped a vehicle on Lake Rd. near Pinewood for a traffic violation.  After speaking to the 38 yoa female driver, the officer suspected the driver had been drinking.  Field sobriety tests were administered, and as a result, the driver was arrested for OVI.  She will face charges at RRMC.   On ... Read More »


The first Meeting of the Bay Village Community fireworks Volunteers is set for December 11 . It will take place In the Bay Village City Hall conference room at 6 p.m. All are invited to join the committee of Tony Dostal, George MacDonald, Charlie Kennedy, Dwight Clark, Colleen Harding and Eric Eakin . The committee especially invites more women to ... Read More »

Bamboo Shark Hatches at Lake Erie Nature & Science Center

When renovations were done to the saltwater Ocean Exhibit at Lake Erie Nature & Science Center, there was one project left unfinished. A bamboo shark egg was added to the revamped exhibit in September and expected to hatch and complete the renovation in late October. Visitors of all ages checked out the egg and waited patiently as the due date ... Read More »

Holiday Story Time at Rose Hill Museum

Enjoy story time on Dec. 15 and Dec. 22 at Rose Hill Museum, with readers telling the tale of how a young Cahoon daughter experienced the holidays with family and friends in the 1860s. The original story is written by Bay Village historian Kay Laughlin, co-author of the book, “Bay Village: A Way of Life.” Light refreshments will be served. ... Read More »

Santa’s Fire Truck Comes to Bay

Santa Claus is coming to Bay Village aboard a big, red fire truck Sunday, Dec. 8. Santa will depart from the Bay Lodge about 2 p.m. and travel throughout Bay Village (see route below), ending up at the Community House about 3 p.m.,where he will meet guests and be available for photographs. Community groups will have tables set up in ... Read More »

Child Pedestrian Fear Incident in Bay

On 11/26/2013, at 1550 hrs, a Welshire resident contacted BVPD because her 12 yoa son and his 13 yoa friend were walking home from school down West Oakland near Beach Lane when a car intentionally swerved at them, causing them to dive out of the way into a tree lawn.  The vehicle then stopped, and backed up toward them.  This ... Read More »

Bay Police: Always Check Solicitors for IDs

On 11/23/2013, at 1000 hrs, a resident from the 28000 block of Osborn Rd. called BVPD to report two men wearing green vests driving a white van with no markings on it were at her house claiming to be with Columbia Gas.  They wanted to enter her house so they could put a camera in her sewer to see if ... Read More »