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Community West Foundation Annual Report: ‘Work is Love Made Visible’

Community West Foundation announces the release of their 2018 Annual Report. The theme chosen is from the words of poet Kahlil Gibran, “Work is Love Made Visible” and captures the sheer joy and privilege the Board and staff feel about the work they engage in at Community West Foundation. These words are certainly alive, active and abundant in the Foundation’s ... Read More »

Bay Village Board of Education accepts Huntley Resignation, Seeks Applicants

The Bay Village Board of Education seeks applicants to fill the unexpired term of board member Amy Huntley, who will resign effective Tuesday, April 16. The board is accepting applications through Tuesday, April 30, 2019, for the open board seat. Applicants must be residents of Bay Village and registered voters. Candidate interviews with the board will take place beginning on ... Read More »

City of Westlake Annual Easter Egg Hunt and Candy Scramble is Saturday, April 13

The Westlake Town Criers announce the 2019 Westlake City Easter Egg Hunt and Candy Scramble will again be held at the Westlake Recreation Center, 28955 Hilliard Blvd., on Saturday, April 13. There will be two candy scrambles: the first at 1 p.m. for those ages 4 through 6, and the second at 1:30 p.m. for those ages 7 through 10. ... Read More »

WHS Junior Jack Williams Scores Perfect 36 on ACT

Westlake High School junior Jack Williams scored a perfect 36 on the ACT exam. Jack took the ACT last fall with no preparation, then studied the areas he needed to work on and met with a tutor on Sundays. He intends to study biochemistry in college. Jack is a member of National Honor Society, National French Honor Society, Leadership Challenge, ... Read More »

Hello World! First Eaglet Hatched in Avon Lake

Congratulations to Stars and Stripes! First eaglet born today at 6:22 a.m. at the nest at Redwood Elementary School in Avon Lake. We are also confirming a pip in the second egg, could have another hatch today or overnight. Watch live camera feed 24/7: https://www.youtube.com/c/AvonLakeEagleCam/live Please follow and like us: Read More »

Deb Myers Receives Myrna Chelko Volunteer Award from Westlake Porter Public Library

Westlake resident Deb Myers received the 2019 Myrna Chelko Volunteer Award from Westlake Porter Public Library at a volunteer recognition event on March 31. A Reception Desk volunteer since 2002, Myers is one of the first “faces of the library” that visitors see when entering the building. Because of her longevity as a volunteer, Myers is known for her knowledge ... Read More »

West Shore Osteopathic Foundation Gifts State of the Art Tech to UH St. John

Thanks to a gift from the West Shore Osteopathic Foundation, physicians in training at University Hospitals St. John Medical Center and in the Family Practice Clinic in North Olmsted will now have state of the art ultrasound devices for multiple uses in patient care. The gift of three Philips Lumify portable ultrasound transducers compliment their current practice with a variety ... Read More »

Avon Meijer will Open May 14

Meijer Announces Opening Date for New Supercenters in Northeast Ohio Retailer confirms May 14 will be first day of business for Avon, Mentor and Stow stores Since announcing expansion into Northeast Ohio in 2017, Meijer now has confirmed the opening date for three new supercenters. The family-owned retailer will open its Avon, Mentor and Stow locations on Tuesday, May 14. “We’re ... Read More »

Maria’s Field of Hope Will Be Back this Summer!

Maria’s Field of Hope will be back this summer, report Prayers from Maria. “We are very happy to announce that the Jacob’s Group is generously allowing us to use the same land again, while not in development, for Maria’s Field of Hope 2019! The field is located on Chester, just west of Jaycox in Avon,” reports the Prayers from Maria ... Read More »

Sober Seventeenth Celebrates the Spirit of St. Patrick

A sober St. Patrick’s Day Party and Celebration, presented by Sober Seventeenth, Inc. and The LCADA Way, returned to Avon Lake’s Ahern’s Banquet Center on March 17 to offer a family friendly, rip-roaring good time! In its sixth consecutive year, the event has emerged as one of the biggest and best St. Patrick’s Day celebrations in Northeast Ohio. The Sober ... Read More »