Westlake Teams for Hurricane Laura Relief

Last week, the City of Westlake Service Department, Westlake Police Department and the Westlake Kiwanis Club helped pack 5 trucks of supplies for the residents affected by Hurricane Laura in Louisiana. “Thanks to everyone who has dropped off supplies for Hurricane relief,” report Westlake Police The first  load was transferred last week from WPD to the loading station for shipment ... Read More »

The Power of Community: 60,000 Face Shields Distributed to Local Front-Line Heroes, Schools and Businesses

Still in the grips of COVID19 our Country is bravely fighting to safely work through the Global Pandemic. Power of MORE Chamber of Commerce member GEON Performance Solutions of Westlake stepped up and joined the fight by donating 60,000 Face Shields at University Hospitals St. John Medical Center last Thursday, Sept. 10. The project evolved when GEON asked the Power ... Read More »

Westlake Porter Public Library Takes Annual Health Fair Virtual

Westlake Porter Public Library is taking its annual Health Fair virtual this year, with a week’s worth of virtual programs, online health challenges and health blogs. The Virtual Health Fair Week will take place September 20-26. All ages are invited to join The Healthy Living Challenge on Beanstack. Complete activities to earn points toward a healthy living prize. Participants may ... Read More »

Westlake Takes Part in Area-Wide Meal Program for Seniors

Staff at the Westlake Senior and Community Services Center distributed free hot meals to Westlake seniors on Tuesday, Sept. 1, as part of an area-wide effort initiated by the Western Reserve Area Agency on Aging, which offers nutrition program services among other services geared to serve the 60-plus population in Northeast Ohio. Gordan Food Services donated 80 meals of Sloppy ... Read More »

Westlake Porter Public Library’s Early September Calendar of Events

Following is Westlake Porter Public Library’s late September, 2020 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. Wednesday, September 16 (All Day) Fall Craft Pick Up! – Kids: Stop by the Youth Services Department starting September 16 to pick up your nag of ... Read More »

William Perry Appointed to Westlake Porter Public Library Board

Westlake resident William Perry has been appointed to the Westlake Porter Public Library Board of Trustees. Perry replaces Audrey Forrest, who stepped down earlier this year. He will fulfill her term which expires in December 2025. Perry is an attorney who owns and operates an independent law practice in Westlake. Prior to receiving his Juris Doctor from Cleveland-Marshall College of ... Read More »

Prince of Peace Lutheran Church: “God’s Work. Our Hands.”

Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, 28455 Center Ridge Road, Westlake, will be participating in “God’s work. Our Hands.” a day to celebrate who we are as the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America – to serve and love our neighbor. “God’s work. Our hands.” is when we come together to restore and reconcile our communities — loving your neighbors and making your community a ... Read More »

Westlake Coach Huber’s Blog – New Beginnings

One of the great things about being an educator and coach (or a student, for that matter), is that each year provides a chance for a fresh start. Whether your last year was great or a struggle (and I think a lot of us are ready for a new year given the past 6 months!), there is something to be ... Read More »

Look! Up in the Sky! New University Hospitals Helicopter Stops at UH St John Medical Center

High overhead these days you may have noticed a new University Hospitals helicopter. The new University Hospitals helicopter stopped at UH St John Medical Center on August 19 to show the new aircraft to the CEO and local fire departments EMS providers. UH has two air medical helicopters.  UH1 is based at Geauga County Airport and UH2 is based at ... Read More »

National Dog Day: Honoring Westlake K-9s

Information courtesy of the City of Westlake Police Department, www.facebook.com/westlakepolice In honor of National Dog Day, we want to give a shoutout to the outstanding work done by our K-9 unit here in the City of Westlake. The unit currently consists of Ptl. Dennis Funari and his K-9 partner CASH and Ptl. JP Toth and his 4-legged sidekick TIMMY. Ptl. ... Read More »