Westlake Rec Center Events

Westlake Fishing Derby The annual youth fishing derby is for kids ages 12 and under will be May 18 from 9 a.m. – Noon. Cost is $10 per child and includes bait and prizes (while supplies last). Kids must bring their own equipment and a parent/guardian must be present. Contact the Recreation Center for more details at 440-808-5700. Howl at ... Read More »

Westlake Schools Honored

Westlake Schools CFO/Treasurer Todd Hopkins recently accepted the Auditor of State Award with Distinction for fiscal integrity. Less than 5% of government agencies are eligible for this recognition. Please follow and like us: Read More »

Westlake Musicians Honored

WHS Chamber Orchestra and Jazz I student musicians were recognized by the Board of Education for their Superior performances at the Ohio Music Educators Conference. Please follow and like us: Read More »

Westlake Celebrates Arbor Day

Westlake has not lost sight of its ‘roots!’ Arbor Day had special significance at the Westlake Recreation Center on April 26 as Mayor Dennis Clough, Westlake Urban Forestry Manager Stan Barnard and members of the Westlake Garden Club gathered for a tree planting. Mayor Clough presented Garden Club co-presidents Sally Knurek and Shirley Lutts with a proclamation and Barnard shared ... Read More »

A ‘Heart’-felt Thank You to the Medical Team that Saved Her Life!

A special moment of gratitude took place at University Hospitals St. John Medical Center Monday afternoon when cardiac patient Eileen Horning visited the hospital to say thank you for saving her life in January. Eileen’s visit was sparked by a letter she sent recently asking hospital officials how she could best acknowledge the care she received. “I wanted to speak ... Read More »

Westlake Rec Center Hosts Free Community Safety and Wellness Fair May 18

Health Screenings, Touch-a-Truck, Free Bike Helmets, 70+ Exhibitors, Live Demos The City of Westlake and University Hospitals St. John Medical Center (UH SJMC) hosts its annual Community Safety and Wellness Fair on Saturday, May 18, 2019 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Westlake Recreation Center, 28955 Hilliard Boulevard. The event is free and open to the public. The ... Read More »

LBMS Student Places 4th in State You Be The Chemist Challenge

Yikun Zhou, an eighth-grade students at Lee Burneson Middle School, placed fourth in the State You Be The Chemist Challenge held April 27 at Great Lakes Science Center. Yikun previously placed second in the local Challenge before moving on to the regional contest and qualifying to compete at the state level. Fellow eighth-grade student Alicia Ge placed first in the ... Read More »

Community West Foundation: 3rd Annual Spring for Hope Autism Awareness Fundraiser

The 3rd Annual Spring for Hope event will be on Thursday, May 2nd at the Don Umerley Civic Center, 21016 Hilliard Boulevard, Rocky River, at 6:00 pm. This fundraiser provides awareness and assistance for children with autism. It’s great news that we have an Autism center on the west side that provides services, support, and encouragement to make life better for ... Read More »

Crocker Park Announces Liberty Rocks 2019 with Pop-Rock Band The Plain White T’s

Details Revealed For Free Event on June 30 Crocker Park is excited to announce details for their annual Independence Day music fest, Liberty Rocks presented by Metro Lexus, on Sunday, June 30 from 3-9pm. Liberty Rocks will host a line-up of fantastic musicians and entertainers alongside activities, a beer garden and food trucks throughout the evening. The main stage located ... Read More »

May Events at Westlake Porter Public Library

Following is Westlake Porter Public Library’s May, 2019 calendar of events: Wednesdays, May 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29 (10:15 & 11 a.m.) Let’s Sing and Dance! – Sing and move to the music with Miss Nancy! For children ages 2-6 with a caregiver. Please arrive early to receive a ticket. Wednesday, May 1 (1-2:30 p.m.) Cuyahoga West Genealogy Society ... Read More »