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Blessing Box Installed in Avon

Avon Daisy Troop 50259 joined with Avon Mayor Bryan Jensen, Fire Chief Frank Root III and Police Chief Richard Bosley as they assisted Renee Collins in the ribbon-cutting for a new Blessing Box in Avon. The Blessing Box, installed along the drive behind the Police and Fire Stations, is stocked with food basics free for those in need to take. ... Read More »

Moose’s Mission: Lemonade Stands for the Dog Days of Summer

The Dog Days of summer are here and Moose’s Mission of Avon is supporting their blanket and toy drive for dogs with a number of Lemonade Stands around town. Dedicated to supporting dogs while they await their Forever Homes, Moose’s Mission has provided 1000 pet toys and 800 blankets so far this year to the cause. They donate to many ... Read More »

Dick Feagler Services Will Be at Bay High

Services for Richard H. “Dick” Feagler, noted Cleveland journalist and TV personality, will be held July 14 at Bay High at noon. Visitation will be hosted at Busch Funeral and Crematory Services of Avon Lake on Friday, July 6. Feagler died July 1, 2018 in Bay Village. He was 79 years old. Feagler served as an anchor at WKYC, as well ... Read More »

Q-Lab Corporation Celebrates Westlake Police Officers and Firefighters

Q-Lab Corporation recently celebrated its third annual Westlake Police and Firefighters Appreciation Day. The event, held at its Canterbury Road headquarters, honors the men and women who put their lives at risk every day in support of the local community. Several dozen men and women from the Westlake police and fire departments enjoyed a catered buffet, refreshments, outdoor games and ... Read More »

Avon Lake City Schools Hire New Athletic Director

The Avon Lake City Schools Board of Education recently approved the hiring of Brent Schremp to become Avon Lake High School’s new Athletic Director. He replaces interim Athletic Director Jim Johnson who decided to return to teaching at Learwood Middle School in Avon Lake. Schremp comes to Avon Lake from the Sheffield/Sheffield Lake school district where he is currently principal ... Read More »

Veteran Avon Educator Earns Hall of Fame Honors

Veteran educator and Avon Heritage Elementary School reading specialist,  Mary Lou Gamellia, was recently enshrined into the 2017-18 Ohio Educator Hall of Fame from the Ohio Council of the International Reading Association (OCIRA). Only two educators in the state of Ohio are enshrined each year. The Ohio Council of the International Reading Association supports and promotes literacy to help all ... Read More »

Crocker Park Art Fair & Craft Marketplace

Annual Event Joins New Summer of Art Series Throughout Cleveland Area The Summer of Art Cleveland Series continues with the return of the 13th Annual Crocker Park Fine Art Fair with Craft Marketplace June 9 – 10. Residents and visitors to Crocker Park are invited to enjoy the gorgeous weather while perusing thousands of handmade-in-the-USA works of art. More than ... Read More »

Rock the Bald! Holy Trinity Students ‘Brave the Shave’ in Avon

Students at Holy Trinity School started summer off right last week – they ‘Braved the Shave’ in a St. Baldrick’s Day fundraiser dedicated to raising resources to fight pediatric cancer. “We were excited to host our 3rd annual St. Baldrick’s event at Holy Trinity on Thursday, May 31,” said committee member Noreen Woidke. “Students, faculty, family and friends had the ... Read More »

REGISTER TODAY for FREE Sports Physicals at Center for Orthopedics

The deadline is today, June 4 for the Center for Orthopedics 10th Annual Sports Physical event on Friday, June 8, from 1 – 5 p.m. This event is free and open to all students who are required to receive a physical before starting a school-sanctioned program. Last year, more than 880 students from 18 schools received physicals, and this year’s ... Read More »

Avon Eagle Run Draws 1300 for Memorial Day Weekend Event

The 18th annual Eagle Run presented by Mercy Health brought 1300 runners, walkers and guests to Avon High Saturday morning, May 26, to participate in different categories of running and walking races. The annual event benefits the Avon School Educational Endowment Fund, French Creek YMCA and other local charities. 29 year old Mark Grogan of Bay Village topped the strong ... Read More »