Monday , 15 October 2018

Featured Stories

Westlake Homecoming 2018

The Westlake High School Homecoming Weekend kicked off last Thursday with the annual Hall of Fame Induction Banquet held at Wagner’s. The night was filled with great memories and great stories. 2018 Inductees: Distinguished Alumni-Steve Richetti ’75, Steve had a wealth of political experience including serving as Chief of Staff for Vice President Joe Biden. Athletic Hall of Fame-Heather Breeden ... Read More »

Khouri Family Gifts $3 Million to UH St. John Emergency Care

Largest Gift in Hospital History Mary and Dr. Rustom Khouri, longtime supporters of University Hospitals St. John Medical Center, have committed $3 million to support renovations at the hospital’s emergency department which, in recognition of their gift, will be renamed the Khouri Center for Emergency Medicine. This is the largest gift to the hospital in its nearly 40-year history. “The ... Read More »

School Report Cards: Avon, Bay, River Earn A’s

The Ohio Dept. of Education has released school reports cards for 2018 and Avon, Bay Village and Rocky River all earned A’s. Avon Lake and Westlake also made the honor roll with overall scores of B, while North Olmsted, North Ridgeville and Fairview Park achieved C’s The grades are based on comprehensive data ranging from achievement to graduation rates, preparing ... Read More »

Superheroes Save Avon!

Superheroes saved the day in Avon last Saturday as evil forces from the world of cartoon fantasy gathered at the Aquatic Center to kidnap Mayor Bryan Jensen, setting the stage for a day of costumed fun. The City, in partnership with the nonprofit charity, Superheroes to Kids in Ohio, staged the event to create a virtual comic book the afternoon ... Read More »

Avon Schools Launch Parent Seminar Series

Avon Schools have launched a Parent Seminar Series this school year. Topics cover a variety of parenting concerns, here is the schedule: Please follow and like us: Read More »

Three Westlake Teachers Participate in Summer Fellowship Programs

Three Westlake High School teachers spent part of their summer participating in field seminars as 2018 Fund for Teachers Fellows. Science teacher Melissa Barth, and Language Arts teachers Julie Davidson and Ann Hasenorhl, were selected by Fund for Teachers and the Martha Holden Jennings Foundation to participate in professional development opportunities. Hasenorhl and Davidson received $3,860 each to participate in ... Read More »

Last Call for Celebrate Westlake

Celebrating our 28th year of giving back to the community Saturday, September 1, 2018 – 5 Mile Run: 8:30 a.m.; 5K Run & 5K Walk: 8:45 a.m.; 1/2 and 1 Mile Kids Fun Dash: 9:45 a.m. Mark your calendars for Celebrate Westlake, slated for Saturday, September 1, 2018 on the beautiful grounds of University Hospital St. John Medical Center, located ... Read More »

Maria’s Field of Hope Now in Bloom

Maria’s Field of Hope has bloomed early this year! Ed and Megan McNamara were on hand at the field last Sunday morning, welcoming visitors and placing placards to remember children who have been lost to cancer. “By next weekend, this place will be in full bloom. It will be a month of awesomeness,” said Ed on Sunday morning as TV ... Read More »

Register Now for CELEBRATE WESTLAKE 5 Mile Run, 5K Run & Walk & Kids Fun Run

Sign Up Today to Receive $5 Off Registration Celebrating our 28th year of giving back to the community Saturday, September 1, 2018 – 5 Mile Run: 8:30 a.m.; 5K Run & 5K Walk: 8:45 a.m.; 1/2 and 1 Mile Kids Fun Dash: 9:45 a.m. Mark your calendars for Celebrate Westlake, slated for Saturday, September 1, 2018 on the beautiful grounds ... Read More »