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Avon Lake High School Senior to Receive Prestigious Outstanding Youth in Philanthropy Award: Elisabeth Lendal

Elisabeth Lendal, senior at Avon Lake High School, recently learned that she will be awarded the prestigious Outstanding Youth in Philanthropy Award 2020 on November 6, 2020 from the Greater Cleveland Chapter of Association of Fundraising Professionals. Elisabeth understands the importance of giving back to the community. As the youngest board member of Avon/Avon Lake Community Resource Service (CRS), she has developed ... Read More »

Blessing Box at Prince of Peace in Westlake

Have you seen Prince of Peace’s new Blessing Box? This is an emergency, self-serve FREE pantry, available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. It’s for anyone who has trouble buying things in a grocery store because of health or financial concerns. You don’t need to sign up or ask permission to use the box — just take what you ... Read More »

Avon Lake Police Ask Residents to Secure Their Vehicles Overnight

Over the past several months, the western suburbs of Cleveland have been subject to numerous vehicle break-ins and vehicle thefts. Over the past two weeks, this has filtered into Avon Lake. Several residents from the east end of our city have had vehicles entered, some with property taken. In the early morning hours of September 14th, a vehicle was stolen ... Read More »

Avon Early Learning Center Named 2020 Hall of Fame School

The Ohio Association of Elementary School Administrators (OAESA) recently announced that the Avon Early Learning Center (AELC) in the Avon Local School District has been selected as a 2020 OAESA Hall of Fame School. The AELC houses the district’s kindergartners and Avon Soaring Little Eagles Preschool program through the Educational Service Center of Lorain County. The Hall of Fame School Award ... Read More »

Celebrities & Dignitaries in the Line Up for The LCADA Way Outdoor Benefit at Crushers Stadium

The LCADA Way, one of our region’s leading and most recognized non-profit agencies for addiction recovery and mental health treatment, is finalizing the celebrity and dignitary softball game lineup for their Diamond Day Field Party at Lake Erie Crushers Stadium. The outdoor family “fun” raiser is set for Saturday, September 19 from 4-7pm, with a rain date on Sunday, September ... Read More »

Westlake Porter Public Library Closed Until Sunday Due to COVID-19

Westlake Porter Public Library will be closing beginning today, September 15, 2020 at 5 p.m. The Library has been informed that staff members of the library have tested positive for COVID-19. Out of an abundance of caution, WPPL will remain closed and will reopen at 1 p.m. on Sunday, September 20. During the closure, browsing and computer use will be ... Read More »

Westlake Teams for Hurricane Laura Relief

Last week, the City of Westlake Service Department, Westlake Police Department and the Westlake Kiwanis Club helped pack 5 trucks of supplies for the residents affected by Hurricane Laura in Louisiana. “Thanks to everyone who has dropped off supplies for Hurricane relief,” report Westlake Police The first  load was transferred last week from WPD to the loading station for shipment ... Read More »

“Grease” is the Word at Bearden’s in Rocky River

Grease was the featured presentation at Bearden’s in Rocky River Friday and Saturday night. Everyone was singing, dancing, and laughing at the Sold Out Bearden’s Retro Drive in Movie nights. Super fans of the movie wore the T Birds and Pink Ladies jackets. Please follow and like us: Read More »

Westlake Porter Public Library Takes Annual Health Fair Virtual

Westlake Porter Public Library is taking its annual Health Fair virtual this year, with a week’s worth of virtual programs, online health challenges and health blogs. The Virtual Health Fair Week will take place September 20-26. All ages are invited to join The Healthy Living Challenge on Beanstack. Complete activities to earn points toward a healthy living prize. Participants may ... Read More »

Avon High School Merit Semifinalist

Avon High School is pleased to announce senior Cole Emerine, 17, has been named a Semifinalist in the 2021 National Merit Scholarship Program. There are approximately 16,000 Semifinalists throughout the country in the 66th annual National Merit Scholarship Program. These academically talented high school seniors have an opportunity to continue in the competition for some 7,600 National Merit Scholarships worth ... Read More »