Bay Village

Bay Village Issues Snow Parking Ban

The City of Bay Village has instituted a snow parking ban beginning at midnight tonight, February 5, 2014 through 6 a.m. on Thursday, February 6, 2014. We ask residents to please not park vehicles on the roadway to allow plow trucks to clear the streets during this 30 hour period. Please follow and like us: Read More »

Bay Police: How to Reduce Your Gas Mileage

  A Bay Village resident recently discovered a way to dramatically reduce his car’s gas mileage. On Jan. 3  at 3:30 a.m.hrs, a Roxbury Park resident called the police department  to report the dome light was on in his neighbor’s car.  An officer checked on the vehicle, and discovered all the lights were on, and the engine was running. Contact ... Read More »

Bay Police Blotter: Down and Out After Car Crash

On 01/26/2014, at 0303 hrs, Bay Village Police  received a 911 call from a motorist reporting a person lying on the sidewalk in the area of Lake Rd. and Elmwood.  Officers responded and discovered that a car had struck a utility pole, injuring the driver.  The 46-yoa female driver was intoxicated, and was taken to the hospital for treatment of ... Read More »

“Catholics Coming Home” Program at St. Raphael Church

BAY VILLAGE, OH. – For the ninth year, St. Raphael Church, Bay Village, will conduct a series called Catholics Coming Home on seven Wednesday evenings from February 5 to March 19 from 7-8:30 pm.  These sessions are for non-practicing Catholics who might be interested in returning to the Church.  There will be an informal sharing and an update of the ... Read More »

Bay Schools to Host Kindergarten Meeting

Bay Village parents of children who will be five years of age on or before September 30, 2014 are invited to attend a Bay Village Kindergarten Information Meeting on Wednesday, March 5, 7 p.m., at Normandy Elementary School, 26920 Normandy Road in Bay Village. Only parents should attend, due to limited space.   The kindergarten registration packet will be distributed ... Read More »

Winter Fire Safety Tips from the Bay Village Fire Department

With frigid winter temperatures here to stay for a while, I would like to remind Bay Village residents that that there are several factors that increase the risk for home fires during the bad weather. However, many of these fires are preventable and residents can reduce their risks of becoming a fire casualty by identifying potential hazards and following some ... Read More »

Bay United Methodist Women Annual Soup Supper

Join us in our newly renovated Fellowship Hall on the eve of Super Bowl XLVIII, Saturday, February 1 from 5 – 7 pm. Wear your team colors. Vote for your favorite soup of the evening. Kraft Macaroni and Cheese for the kids. All proceeds go toward UMW Mission. 29931 Lake Road, Bay Village, OH. At the door: Adults $9, Seniors (60+) $8, Children 5-12 ... Read More »

Snowy Owl Rescued by Lake Erie Nature & Science Center

BAY VILLAGE, OH – A snowy owl was rescued from the basement of a commercial building in Lorain the morning of Thursday, January 16th. A citizen discovered the bird when they were exploring water leaks in the basement. The area has old access points and chutes that would have allowed the bird to enter, but not necessarily exit, the building. ... Read More »

Bay High Athletic Hall of Fame Seeks Nominations

  Nominations for the Bay High School Athletic Hall of Fame for the class to be inducted in September 2014 are now being accepted.  Go to the Hall of Fame’s web site to nominate an individual athlete, coach or team.  The web site has the criteria for selection and the form for making nominations.  The deadline to submit nominations for ... Read More »

Doris Gorgas is Bay Village Citizen of the Year

Doris Gorgas has been named 2014 Bay Village citizen of the year, and the Village Bicycle Cooperative has been named 2014 project of the year by the Bay Village Community Council. Gorgas, who is a retired University Hospitals operating room nurse (she still helps teach CPR there), was honored for her 40 years of service to a wide variety of ... Read More »