Daily Wire

Westlake Fire Department First Responders Execute Textbook Cardiac Response

What began as a typical weekday afternoon in April for retired Westlake resident Brian Moran, quickly turned worrisome as he began to experience chest pains while working in the yard. Brian’s wife Jean could tell something was wrong and dialed 911, and Westlake first responders were swiftly dispatched to the Moran’s residence. When the Westlake Fire Department arrived, they correctly ... Read More »

Westlake Police Trying to Identify the Dancing Bandit

On 4/30/19 at approx. 5PM WPD took a report of the theft of 4 cases of Energy Drinks from a convenience store at the corner of Columbia and Center Ridge Rds. The male suspect entered the employee cooler of the store, danced around in celebration, and gathered the cases before having difficulty opening the cooler door to leave. He left ... Read More »

Three WHS Seniors Named National Merit Scholars

Westlake High School seniors Isabella DiGiulio, Meghana Tandon and Talia Zheng are among the 2,500 National Merit Finalists selected by the National Merit Scholarships Corporation to receive $2,500 National Merit Scholarships. The three are among 15,000 students to achieve Finalist standing in the 2019 National Merit Scholarship Program. As Finalists, they had the opportunity to continue in the competition for ... Read More »

Avon Eagle Run Registration Open

Avon Eagle Run registration is now open. We invite the community to join us for the 19th annual Avon Eagle Run, presented by Mercy Health, Saturday, May 25 at 8 a.m. at Avon High School, 37545 Detroit Road. Proceeds from the Eagle Run benefit the Avon Schools Educational Endowment Fund and other local charities. The family-fun event includes a 5-mile run, 5K run/walk and 1-mile Kids Fun Run, as well as bounce ... Read More »

22 Hilliard Students are Published Poets

Twenty-two young poets from Hilliard Elementary School were selected to have their work published in a hardcover anthology from Poetic Power, a quarterly poetry contest sponsored by Creative Communications. And the school earned a Poetic Achievement Award for its efforts. In December, gifted intervention specialist Erin Vanek’s fourth-grade students wrote an original poem for submission to the contest. Twenty-two were ... Read More »

Avon Heritage Hosts National Author for Young Authors Event May 14

National children’s author, Tom Watson, is the featured presenter during the annual Young Author event at Avon Heritage Elementary School May 14. Students, grades 3-5, will hear Watson’s inspiring message during several school assemblies during the day (times listed below). In the evening May 14, Watson will be featured during the Young Author Open House at the school from 6:30 ... Read More »

Avon Lake Garden Club Plants Pollinator Garden

Avon-on-the-Lake Garden Club was the first Garden Club in Ohio to receive the newly created Plant America Grant for 2017-2019 from the National Garden Clubs. The garden needed to be an example of: Beautification Civic Garden Outdoor classroom Example of implementing Environmental Practices A horticulture or environmental education event for the public and / or youth. The Old Firehouse Pollinator Garden is an ... Read More »

The Future Earth Event

Northeast Ohio middle schools and middle school-aged students – You are invited to participate in the 5th annual Future Earth Event at Cleveland State University on Thursday, May 16, from 9 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. The event will include a Junior Solar Sprint Race, KidWind Challenge, and TED Talk Jr event at Cleveland State University, Woodling Gym Courtyard, 2451 Euclid ... Read More »

Rocky River Schools Bike to School 2019

Once again, the Rocky River City School District is participating in the Bike to School Challenge. The Middle School challenge kicked off on Monday, May 6 and runs through Friday, May 24, 2019. Kensington Intermediate School will participate from May 20 through May 24, 2019. If you drive, please be aware that there will be more bicycle riders during school ... Read More »

New Westlake Police Department Facebook Page

The Westlake Police Department is happy to announce the launch of their new Westlake Police Department Facebook page. Like and follow it here: www.facebook.com/westlakepolice WPD will post real time advisories, case updates, police blotters and educational videos including social media safety for children, teens and adults. Be part of the solution on keeping your community safe – stay involved – stay ... Read More »