Westlake Porter Public Library Dedicates Two Donated Trees

Westlake Porter Public Library’s Board of Trustees and Director dedicated two trees in a ceremony at the library on Wednesday, June 15. The trees replaced two of those lost in 2019 during the city’s Center Ridge Road widening project. One replaced a tree originally donated in memory of the daughter of former Board President Tom Fox, Linda Fox Lustenberger, who ... Read More »

Westlake Porter Public Library Receives Clean Audit

Westlake Porter Public Library has passed its recent audit, which means auditors found no weaknesses or deficiencies in the library’s financial management and record-keeping. In addition, the library was found to be in compliance with the laws, regulations, contracts and other agreements it is required to meet. This continues the library’s longstanding record of successful audits. “I am not at ... Read More »

Westlake Porter Public Library’s Late June Calendar of Events

Following is Westlake Porter Public Library’s late June 2022 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. Sunday, June 19 (2-4 p.m.) Stories in Shadow – Watch Jacqueline Woodson’s book, The Other Side, performed with shadow puppets, then learn how to make shadow ... Read More »

The ETC. Program: Engage, Thrive, Connect

Social isolation is a proven risk factor for major illnesses, including dementia, heart disease, stroke, mental illness and even premature death. According to the CDC, the negative health effects of loneliness compares to a 15 cigarette per day smoking habit. But good news! This risk factor is changeable and help is available in Westlake for those who are aged 50 ... Read More »

Tri-C’s Women in Transition Program Offers In-Person and Online Summer Sessions

Register Now for Free Multi-Week Course Options The Women in Transition program at Cuyahoga Community College (Tri-C®) will launch summer sessions of online and in-person classes to empower women in their pursuit of education, training and a career. Six-week sessions begin on the following dates at the times and locations listed: In-person classes May 31 – July 7 | Tuesday ... Read More »

Congratulations Class of 2022!

“Last night was so very special! The Class of 2022, the Centennial Class of Bay High School! We congratulate each and every one of you!” #OnceARocketAlwaysARocket #BayHighSchoolCentennial   “Yesterday, the WHS Class of 2022 walked the halls of Westlake Elementary School for the traditional senior clap out from our youngest learners! Caps off to you, Class of 2022!” “Last night we ... Read More »

Q-Lab Honors Westlake Safety Forces, Employees

Q-Lab Corp., a Westlake-based company located at the north terminus of Canterbury Road has been an international provider of material durability testing products since 1956. They design and manufacture standard test substrates as well as weathering, light stability, and corrosion testers. Q-Lab annually says thank you to Westlake Fire and Police personnel with a Safety Forces Appreciation Luncheon. Q-Lab hosted ... Read More »

Spend the Summer at Crocker Park

Make plans for a Summer of fun at Crocker Park! There is something for everyone to experience to make lasting memories. Weekly Events: North Union Farmers Market presented by Westland Heating, Air Conditioning and Plumbing Stroller Strides Workout Classes provided by Fit4Mom Avon-Westlake Crocker Kids with Northeast Ohio Parent Magazine Pop-Up Food Trucks Express Train sponsored by Birchwood School of ... Read More »

Westlake Police/Schools Team for Student Safety

How do Westlake Police team with Westlake Schools in protecting students and staff from criminal and even tragic event? “The Westlake Police Department, in full cooperation with the Westlake City Schools, are committed to ensuring the safety of those who attend, work in and visit the schools in our city,” report Police. “This starts with the assignment of full time ... Read More »

Westlake Schools End of Year Sports Review

Girls Track and Field Finishes 6th in the State The Westlake High girls team placed 6th at the OHSAA State Track and Field Championships held at The Ohio State University’s Jesse Owens Stadium. Scoring 20 team points and placing in three events, including the first and final events of the meet, the girls helped the team to its best finish ... Read More »