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Avon Lake Couple’s ‘BGSU Outstanding Senior Award’ Celebrates 30 Years

Thirty years ago, Bowling Green State University alumnus Bill Ficken ’63 and his wife, Eileen, residents of Avon Lake, developed and presented the first BGSU Outstanding Senior Award, along with the BGSU Alumni Association. This award, supported over the years by the Fickens, recognizes a graduating senior who has demonstrated a commitment to BGSU through campus and community involvement and ... Read More »

Moses Cleaveland is the Topic of the Summer’s First Porch Talk

The Bay Village Historical Society will hold its first summer porch talk of 2019 on June 9, 2 p.m. at the Osborn Learning Center. Mary Louise Daley, history advocate, wife of the director of the Soldiers and Sailors Monument a administrator for the Cleveland councilman for the Collinwood District, will talk about Moses Cleaveland. Founder of the city of Cleveland, ... Read More »

BMX Stunt Bikers Thrill at Bay Middle School

Bike to School week at Bay Middle School got lift off last Friday as Thriller BMX stunt bikers staged an exciting performance at an afternoon assembly in the BMS gym. Flying above ramps in flips and loops, Nick Bruce of  the US Olympic BMX Team rode this year. Highlight of the performance came when Bike to School coordinator and faculty ... Read More »

‘What the Cupcakes!’ Raises Funds for Camp Imagine

Avon’s ‘What the Cupcakes’ joined forces with Superheros, the Avon Fire and Police Depts. and other local businesses to raise money for kids to go to Camp Imagine this summer! “We Raised $1.040 for Camp Imagine,” reports Renee Collins. “Kids we’re able to frost and sprinkle a cupcake and get photos with Superheros and The Avon Fire Department and Avon ... Read More »

Westlake Police: Wrong Note at Skyline Music

On 5/7/19 at approx. 5PM officers and Westlake Fire responded to a report of a vehicle into the building at Skyline Music on Center Ridge Rd. Officers arrived to find the vehicle well into the front of the structure. The driver was not injured and although there were several people inside the store, none were hurt. It is suspected a ... Read More »

Bay Village Women’s Club Scholarship Recipients

The Bay Village Women’s Club introduced its 2019 scholarship recipients at the annual Honors for Scholars luncheon on May 2 at the Cleveland Yachting Club. Each student is receiving $2,250 to the college of their choice. Sophie Dasko will be majoring in History at John Carroll University, after which she plans to study law. At Cleveland State University, Paige Kettren ... Read More »

RRHS Wins Drug Education School Challenge Award

Rocky River High School was recently awarded the Drug Education School Challenge (DESC) Award from the Ohio Parent Teacher Association (PTA). The award, which is in its second year, was announced at the Ohio PTA annual convention. The DESC is designed to publicly recognize schools that are providing comprehensive drug education, prevention and intervention programs to parents and students. The ... Read More »

Avon High Defeats Lake Ridge Academy in Scholastic Games Semifinal

The Scholastic Games radio quiz, a weekly program featuring academic teams from Lorain County high schools, has only two remaining competitions following its Monday broadcast. The quiz team from Avon High School scored a 360 to 270 victory over Lake Ridge Academy to become the first school to place in the annual championship, to be broadcast on May 20. The ... Read More »

Bay Village Garden Club Presents ‘White Garden/Moon Garden’

The Bay Village Garden Club presents the program “White Garden/Moon Garden” on Monday, May 20 at Bay United Methodist Church, Fellowship Hall, 29931 Lake Road. Come join Noelle Clark Akin from Pettiti Garden Centers to learn more about “Moon Gardens.” Extend your enjoyment of your garden well into the evening. Plant fabulous flowering and foliage plants to reflect light and fragrance ... Read More »

Kensington Intermediate School Named Cleveland Clinic Banner School

The Office of Government and Community Relations’ Civic Education Department of the Cleveland Clinic announced on Thursday morning that Kensington Intermediate School (KIS) has been named a 2018-2019 Cleveland Clinic Banner School. This marks the second consecutive year KIS has received the honor. The award recognizes Kensington’s noteworthy success in leveraging community resources to advance student learning. The Cleveland Clinic Civic ... Read More »