North Olmsted

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 »

Keeping Us Safe: Westshore Enforcement Bureau (WEB) Commemorates 50 Years

The Westshore Enforcement Bureau is a network of west shore law enforcement agencies that allows for safety forces in our communities to collaborate. “WEB would like to respectfully extend its gratitude to the residents of Bay Village, Fairview Park, Lakewood, North Olmsted, Rocky River and Westlake for their continued trust and support of this beautifully orchestrated multi city-wide partnership. This ... Read More »

Southwestern Conference All-League Football Team Named

The Southwestern Conference announced the 2020 football individual award winners and All-Southwestern Conference teams, based off the regular season, as selected by the conference coaches. Avon’s Niko Pappas was named the Offensive Player of the Year.  Jacob Sintic of Avon Lake was named the Defensive Player of the Year.  The Lineman of the Year was awarded to Alex Padgett of ... Read More »

Trick-or-Treat 2020: Saturday, October 31

Area Trick-or-Treating will be held on October 31 in the following areas: Avon: 6–7:30 p.m. • Avon Lake: 6–7:30 p.m. • Bay Village: 6–8 p.m. • Fairview Park: 6–8 p.m. • North Olmsted: 6–8 p.m. • North Ridgeville: 6–7:30 p.m. • Rocky River: 6–8 p.m. • Westlake: 6–8 p.m. Recommended Best Practices for celebrating Halloween are available on Governor DeWine’s ... Read More »

North Olmsted Charter Amendments on November Ballot

For the upcoming general election, North Olmsted voters will be asked to consider four changes to the city’s Charter. A Charter is the constitution of a city. It is enacted by a vote of the people to establish local self- government. It sets forth the framework for government, establishes its responsibilities and defines its authority. Learn more about these proposed ... Read More »

Local Church Partners With USDA Farmers to Families

While everyone has been affected by the pandemic, for some, the pandemic has made life much more difficult. Since the pandemic has also disrupted the food supply chain, local farmers have a surplus of meat, dairy, and fresh produce that they can’t get to their usual destinations. To help, the USDA has partnered with Christ the King Vineyard Church to ... Read More »

Greenspan Supports Millions in COVID-19 Relief Funding, Reform for Unemployment Compensation System

The Legislation Now Heads to the Governor State Rep. Dave Greenspan (R-Westlake) announces that he supported and the General Assembly approved House Bill 614, which provides $650 million of federal CARES Act funding to local communities across Ohio for COVID-19 pandemic-related expenses. The funding will be made available to counties, municipalities, and townships. House Bill 614 will also improve Ohio’s ... Read More »

Together We Stand!

The power of community was evidenced in a big way on Sunday, Aug. 9 as fire crews from nine West Shore communities responded to a horrific blaze at the Courtyard Condos on Detroit Road in Westlake. The scenario played out when Westlake Police responded to the large fire at the Condos. The officers braved the heavy smoke and flames on ... Read More »