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City of Avon Installs Veterans Memorial

The City of Avon’s new Veterans Memorial took a big step towards completion on Wednesday, July 3, when the granite marker stones were delivered to the memorial location at Detroit Road Park. The dramatic installation saw Kotecki Monuments use a large crane to set the 10 large stones in their proper places at the memorial.  The memorial is located in ... Read More »

Westlake Fourth of July Parade

The City of Westlake always celebrates the Fourth of July in a big way, kicking things off with a parade from Lee Burneson Middle School to Clague Park on Independence Day morning. Mayor Dennis Clough, Mrs. Virginia Clough and granddaughter Grace led the day as the procession started along Dover Center and headed to festivities at the park. At Clague ... Read More »

Ramsey Inman is New Bay High Assistant Principal

Ramsey Inman has been named Assistant Principal at Bay High School. Inman has served as assistant principal at Cuyahoga Falls High School during the past year and as assistant principal at Shaker Heights High School for three years prior to that. He began his career as a social studies teacher at Bedford High School. “Ramsey’s educational vision encompasses meeting a ... Read More »

Bistro 83 Named North Ridgeville ‘Business of the Year’

In June, Bistro 83 was the proud recipient of the 2019 North Ridgeville Business of the Year award presented by the North Ridgeville Chamber of Commerce. The award is given to one business every year for outstanding service, pride, leadership and achievement in the City. Bistro 83 opened its doors in June of 2013 and has been striving to be ... Read More »

Westlake Aquatic Center Opens with a Splash!

Westlake Mayor Dennis Clough has celebrated many ribbon-cuttings throughout the years, but none quite like the one at the opening of the new Westlake Aquatic Center last Saturday morning. Donning swim suit and tank top, Mayor Clough climbed the stairs to the top of the 30-foot speed slide and slipped down the chute to break the ceremonial ribbon as he ... Read More »

Long-time Bay Middle School Principal Sean McAndrews Retires

Bay Middle School principal Sean McAndrews has announced his retirement as effective July 1. McAndrews has been with the Bay Village City School district since 2001, when he was named assistant principal at Bay High School. He became principal at Bay Middle School in 2005 after serving as a house principal at Lakewood High School and as a middle-school teacher ... Read More »

Westlake Aquatic Center Opens

The new Westlake Aquatic Center opened the morning of Saturday, June 15 as Mayor Dennis Clough, members of City Council and civic as well as community leaders braved drizzly weather to the inaugural splash. “We all came here to get wet, didn’t we?!” exclaimed Mayor Dennis Clough enthusiastically as he cut the ribbon to the new pool complex by taking ... Read More »

Westlake Aquatic Center Grand Opening is Saturday June 15

Ribbon Cutting and Celebration Set for Saturday, June 15 The highly-anticipated Westlake Aquatic Center (WAC) with the new Peterson Pool is scheduled for its grand opening and ribbon cutting for the public on Saturday, June 15, 2019. Mayor Dennis M. Clough kicks off the day of celebration with a ribbon cutting at 9:45 a.m. Following the ribbon cutting ceremony, Westlake ... Read More »

Brave the Shave at Holy Trinity

Holy Trinity School of Avon hosted its 4th annual St. Baldrick’s event on Friday, May 31. 83 shavees and 10 Wigs for Kids participants took part in the annual fundraiser to support research for pediatric cancer. “Together they have raised $24,562 thus far and there are still donations coming in,” reports spokesperson Noreen Woidke. In the past four years, the ... Read More »

Marie Patten Blatter Named as New Executive Director of Westlake Meals on Wheels

The Board of Directors of Westlake Meals on Wheels (WMOW) is excited to announce Marie Patten Blatter as the new Executive Director. As a longtime volunteer, Ms. Patten Blatter continues the tradition of making a positive impact in the community. “Marie has more energy than the Energizer Bunny and shares our passion for serving our clients,” said George Scherma, Chairman ... Read More »