Westlake Porter Public Library’s Late April Calendar of Events

Following is Westlake Porter Public Library’s late April 2021 calendar of events. All programs are subject to change. Please check westlakelibrary.org or follow the library on Facebook and Twitter (@WestlakePorter) for the latest updates. Monday, April 19 – 5 p.m. on April 25 Earth Day Celebration Bag – Celebrate Earth Day with earth-friendly crafts and activities! Registration begins April 12. ... Read More »

Westlake Schools: Coach Huber’s Blog – March MADness

By Jeff Huber on Apr 1, 2021 What a great time of year. It must be true that absence makes the heart grow fonder, as not having the NCAA tournament last year seems to have renewed people’s interest in it this year. Every year, the tournament has amazing stories. This year’s include Oral Roberts (apologies to Ohio State fans), who was ... Read More »

Cleveland Hearing & Speech Center: 6 Tips for Better Hearing in Restaurants

Laura L. Brady, AuD, CCC-A | Cleveland Hearing & Speech Center Many of our social interactions revolve around going out to eat; sharing a meal and time with friends and family. But, enjoying a quiet restaurant dining experience may seem nearly impossible. Trying to hold a conversation, hear others talking at your table or, hear and understand the wait-staff and ... Read More »

City of Westlake Social Roundup

Information courtesy of the City of Westlake, www.facebook.com/cityofwestlakeohio Thank You, Al Umerley The City of Westlake is sending Al Umerley best wishes in retirement after 20 years with the Westlake Service Department! During a reception at the Westlake Service Center on Tuesday, Al shared some of the highlights of his two-decade career with the city. He noted how much he ... Read More »

Westlake Students Win Drafting Competition

The Cleveland Chapter of the NAWIC Education Foundation (NEF) announced the winners of the 2021 NEF Design Drafting Competition. The project theme was titled “RowHouz Remix”, and students were to design a new multi-story rowhouse on a historic street in the Park Slope neighborhood of Brooklyn, New York. Student entries were evaluated for detail, accuracy and originality of work. Congratulations ... Read More »

Prince of Peace Welcomes New Senior Pastor, Rev. Charles Woodward

Prince of Peace Lutheran Church in Westlake welcomes its new pastor, the Rev. Charles A. Woodward, following a formal search process and the completion of the interim ministries of Pastor Robin Craig and Pastor Thomas Henderson. The Rev. Sherman Bishop, completed his call in 2018 after 22 years of service at Prince of Peace. When asked about the move to ... Read More »

WEST SHORE BLUES: The Best of the Beats

Crazy Socks Day Information courtesy of the City of Westlake Police Department Facebook, www.facebook.com/westlakepolice World Down Syndrome Day is March 21 and Westlake Police joined in the Up Side of Downs Crazy Socks movement to commemorate the occasion. Why Crazy Socks? Why March 21? Because March 21 is a special day because Down syndrome is caused by duplication of the ... Read More »

Tri-C Student Named Ohio’s 2021 New Century Transfer Scholar

Geri Bakushi Among Community College Honorees Representing States Across the Nation Cuyahoga Community College (Tri-C®) student Geri Bakushi has been named Ohio’s 2021 New Century Transfer Scholar, joining a select group of academic achievers and leaders from across the nation. More than 2,000 community college students were nominated for the scholarship award, with one honoree named per state. Judges considered ... Read More »

One of the Pioneers in MMA to Evangelist, Pastor David Hill to Lead Celebrate Recovery at Ascent Church

Ascent Church will host Saddleback Church’s 30 year, Celebrate Recovery Program. Pastor David Hill, Patriarch of God’s Soldier Ministries-Preaching from Pulpit to Penitentiary, Outreach Pastor of Ascent Church will be Leading the Program. Pastor David Hill is a perfect fit as a graduate of Celebrate Recovery over 10 years ago. The program focuses on Hurts, Hang-ups, and Habits. Pastor David ... Read More »

Westlake Schools Green & White Revue is Back!

Come one and all to watch Westlake’s Green and White Revue! The Green and White Revue is Westlake PTSA’s biggest fundraiser. Last year, this typically sold-out show was cancelled due to the pandemic. “We were determined that this year the show must go on,” says Nicole Sauer, who shares event co-chair duties with Lisa Scaggs. This year, a virtual show ... Read More »