Westlake

Another Record-Breaking Benefit for Youth Challenge

Close to 400 generous guests helped raise $210,000 for Youth Challenge at their “Gallery Gala” Annual Benefit & Auction on Saturday, April 13 at the Cleveland Marriott Downtown at Key Center. The Westlake nonprofit brings together children with physical disabilities and teen volunteers for adapted sports and recreational activities. Guests enjoyed a fun evening with cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, dinner, silent and live auctions, ... Read More »

WHS STUDENTS PLACE IN TOP 10 IN NATIONAL FRENCH EXAM

Westlake High School French students participated in the 78th annual Grand Concours and came away with several Top 10 national finishes.  The Grand Concours is a national competition sponsored by the American Association of Teachers of French. Students were evaluated for their written, oral and listening comprehension skills. More than 100,000 students in all 50 states competed n the 2010 ... Read More »

LEARN ABOUT ENERGY THERAPY AT WESTLAKE PORTER PUBLIC LIBRARY

(Westlake) Reiki Master Linda Street will speak about Energy Therapy and Chakra Cleansing on Wednesday, May 1 from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at Westlake Porter Public Library. Street, of Healing From the Heart, is a certified in reiki and other forms of energy healing. A question and answer period will follow the presentation.   Reiki is a Japanese therapy in ... Read More »

LBMS TEAMS TAKE TOP AWARDS IN COUNTY ACADEMIC SUPER BOWL

  Two Lee Burneson Middle School eighth grade teams took home top awards in the Educational Service Center of Cuyahoga County’s first Academic Super Bowl competition.  Students participated in a series of Academic Challenge activities, with the top teams advancing to the Championship Round.  Team A from LBMS tied for the 1st place district trophy with a team from Rocky ... Read More »

SUPERIOR PERFORMANCES BY MIDDLE SCHOOL MUSICIANS AT REGIONAL CONTEST

Several Lee Burneson Middle School musicians came home with top awards at the Ohio Music Education Association Middle School Solo and Ensemble Contest at Cuyahoga Community College-West on April 20. Top Superior ratings were earned by eighth graders Eileen Guzik on flute, Alex Lathem on trombone, Kyle Yu on clarinet, Greg Phillips on violin, Mary DeFeo on violin and Abby ... Read More »

NEW HOME FOR WESTLAKE HIGH ART GALLERY

DISMANTLING HISTORY….  In 1989, the Westlake High School Art Department conceived and created the Art Gallery to honor and support the visual arts in the community. The Art Gallery was supported by the Westlake Arts Council under the direction of former high school art teacher Steven Davies. In preparation for the move to the new high school this fall, former ... Read More »

WHS SENIORS TO SHOWCASE WINNING MODEL HOME DESIGN AT WHITE HOUSE SCIENCE FAIR

WHS seniors Jacob Hoffman, Jacob Lemanowicz and Theodore Poulos were invited to take part in the 3rd Annual White House Science Fair on Monday, April 22, to show off their grand prize model home design from the 16th annual Student Model Home Design Contest. Their design was chosen from among the top STEM (science, technology, engineering, mathematics) examples in the ... Read More »

Westlake Police Blotter April 22

The taillight covers were taken off of a 2012 Dodge pickup parked at a Clemens Rd. business between April 12-15. An employee reported that similar thefts have taken place at three of their other locations as well. No suspects.  Tools valued at $3800 were stolen from a Detroit Rd. construction site between April 13-15. A storage box was forced open ... Read More »

Westlake Students Win Engineering Awards

John Carroll University served as host of the 60th annual Northeastern Ohio Science and Engineering Fair awards ceremony held March 7, 2013 in the Gymnasium RecPlex. Westlake High School engineering students came home with several awards:   Senior JACOB LEMANOWICZ won the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers specialty category award and the $150 cash prize for his pressure sensitive ... Read More »

Westlake City Council & Sanitation Meeting Updates

Below are the links to the agenda from the April 18 Council meeting with actions as well as the approved minutes from the April 4 Council meeting and the April 11 Sanitation committee meeting. Council meeting agenda with actions:  http://www.cityofwestlake.org/pdfs/CnlAgendas/CnlAgenda.pdf Approved Council meeting minutes:  http://www.cityofwestlake.org/pdfs/CouncilMinutes/2013/20130404CnlMin.pdf Sanitation committee meeting:  http://www.cityofwestlake.org/pdfs/CouncilMinutes/Committees/2013/20130413SanitationComm.pdf The above are also provided as attachments, but without functional internal ... Read More »