North Olmsted

Being Ready! Westlake Police Hold Active Shooter Training at Parkside School

On Tuesday August 2 and again on Wednesday August 3, the Westlake Police Department conducted Mass Casualty/Active Shooter training at Parkside Intermediate School at 24525 Hilliard Boulevard. Residents and businesses were told in advance to expect to see an increased police presence during the hours of 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. There were scenarios that included shouting and screaming inside ... Read More »

Great Northern Mall Announces Tax Free Weekend Festivities

For the last seven years, Ohio’s sales tax holiday has ushered in back-to-school season throughout the state. This year, Great Northern Mall is once again adding to the fun with a weekend full of special events and unique experiences for shoppers. The Tax Free Weekend starts Friday, August 5, and continues through Sunday, August 7. During this weekend only, the ... Read More »

Light Up the Night! Local Fourth of July Fireworks and Celebrations

BAY VILLAGE Bay Days 2022 Enjoy rides, carnival fare, local community booths, a car show, and more! Open each day from noon until 10:30 pm. $20 one price ride ticket for all rides each day from noon until 5 pm. Thursday, June 30 7:00 pm Live Music by Perfect Choice at the Gazebo Friday, July 1 5:00 pm Classic Car ... Read More »

Four Area O’Neill Healthcare Communities Achieve 5-Star CMS Rating

Fairview Park, Lakewood, North Olmsted, and North Ridgeville Recognized for Excellence Four area O’Neill Healthcare Communities achieved 5-Star ratings in their most recent surveys. O’Neill Healthcare Fairview Park, Lakewood, North Olmsted, and North Ridgeville locations each earned the prestigious 2022 CMS 5-Star Quality Rating. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) uses a 5-Star quality rating to measure the ... Read More »

Easter at Great Northern Mall

The Easter Bunny has had quite a run at Great Northern Mall! Photo with the Easter Bunny, Breakfast with the Easter Bunny, Pet Photos with the Easter Bunny and more have meant lots of fun. Check out these photos of Breakfast with the Easter Bunny on April 2. It was a sell-out! Keep up to date with Great Northern at ... Read More »

Child Car Seat Fitting Stations Now Open in the West Shore

For parents who need help with car seat installation or have questions about the safest way to transport their children in motor vehicles, getting expert advice and assistance just got a little easier. University Hospitals Rainbow Babies & Children’s, along with UH St. John and Parma Medical Centers, have opened car seat checking stations at the following fire departments: Bay ... Read More »

Giving Us Their Best

When a fire broke out at a North Ridgeville condominium complex last weekend, the call went out to Westcom (Westshore Central Dispatch Center) located within University Hospitals St. John Medical Center. Westcom sends fire and EMS responders to 9-1-1 and emergency number calls in Bay Village, Fairview Park, North Ridgeville, Rocky River and Westlake and for mutual aid to other ... Read More »

New Option for Westside Parents Needing Help with Car Seat Installation

For parents who need help with car seat installation or have questions about the safest way to transport their children in motor vehicles, getting expert advice and assistance just got a little easier. University Hospitals Rainbow Babies & Children’s along with UH St. John and Parma medical centers, will open car seat checking stations at the following fire departments: Bay ... Read More »

Understanding the Great Lakes Conference

The Great Lakes Conference continues to expand and grow. Formerly a 10 member league with Bay, Buckeye, Elyria Catholic, Fairview, Holy Name, Lakewood, Normandy, Parma Sr., Rocky River and Valley Forge as members, the group welcomed the addition of North Olmsted and Westlake to the conference starting this fall. With the conference expanding to 12 schools, the schools are divided ... Read More »

WEST SHORE BLUES: The Best of the Beats

Good Samaritan Injured by Passing Car North Olmsted Police are looking for help in identifying a driver who injured a 70-year old good Samaritan who had come out to assist another driver who hit a telephone pole in front of his house. “We need your help!!!” report N.O. Police. “Sunday night at 6:40pm we had two accidents on Clague Rd. ... Read More »