Avon Lake Mayor Greg Zilka responds to the ALS challenge
At this point, the fundraising gimmick has resulted in over $100 million dollars for ALS research according to the organization's website.
Sat Aug 30, 2014
Solving the deer problem with paint ball guns?Solving the deer...
Solving the deer problem with paint ball guns? AVON LAKE, Ohio -- Richard Miller's backyard retreat has become a consistent headache because of uninvited guests.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
Avon Lake's NRG plant wants to build pipeline through Lorain County
NRG company representatives met with several dozen Lorain County residents Thursday night to convince them to allow a natural gas line to cross their properties on its proposed 20 mile route from the Dominion Gas pipeline in Lagrange Township to the ailing NRG plant in Avon Lake.
Avon Lake councilman suggests paintballs to scare off deer
AVON LAKE - A member of Avon Lake Council wants to explore whether residents should be permitted to scare deer away from smaller lots by allowing them to fire at the animals with paintball guns.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Return to Golf Program allows physically challenged to reclaim their game
The Return to Golf motto is "Learning to play through," and more than 80 physically challenged golf lovers did just that as they gathered Aug. 26 for a day on the links at North Olmsted Golf Club .
Neighbors learn about planned pipeline
GRAFTON - The coal-fired NRG Power Plant in Avon Lake will close if it doesn't convert to natural gas.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Charles P. Lloyd
Charles P. Lloyd, Jr., 74, of Elyria, formerly of Avon Lake and Berlin, New Jersey, died Friday, August 22, 2014 in his home, after suffering a stroke.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Councilman David Kos announces new Halloween experience in Avon Lake
Avon Lake Councilman, David Kos, announced city Parks and Recreation Department, along with Avon Lake Public Library and the Kopf Reservation, is planning a unique Halloween experience for residents this year on October 18. The city has wanted to do a Halloween program for a long time that was not just the usual stuff one can find in haunted houses ... (more)
Avon Lake unveils revised credit-card policy
AVON LAKE - City officials have reviewed the city's credit card policy after the mayor's secretary resigned for misuse of a credit card.
Denise Lurry , 59, of Lorain, passed away Sunday, August 24, 2014 at her home, surrounded by her loved ones after a long hard fought battle with cancer.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Bay Village residents invited to ward meeting: West Shore Morning Links
The Community House in Bay Village will be the site of a combined ward meeting for residents of Ward 1 and Ward 4 on Tuesday.
Avon Lake Memorial Stadium, renovated with public money, is "everyone's stadium"
Avon Lake High School's Memorial Stadium sits about 10 touchdown passes from Lake Erie and is the pride and joy of the community.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Cleveland artist's work displayed at Avon Lake Public Library in honor of the 100th anniversary of the beginning of WWI
Artist William Marsalko was fascinated with aviation since he was a young boy. A collection of his works was hung in the Waugaman Gallery at the Avon Public Library in August.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Retired Avon Lake judge Mackin dies
Former Avon Lake Municipal Court Judge John F. Mackin died Friday at the age of 82. He began receiving hospice care after a June cancer diagnosis.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Fall into Avon festival welcomes back meteorologist Dick Goddard: Short Takes on Avon
The calendar may still show summer, but organizers of the annual Fall into Avon festival are busy putting the finishing touches on this year's event.
Boy attempts to buy beer at Convenient Food Mart: Bay Village Police Blotter
Under the influence, Lake Road: On Aug. 12 at 3:09 a.m. an officer stopped a car near Porter Creek for a traffic violation.
Driver reports man pointed gun at him during road rage incident: Avon Lake police blotter
Traffic complaint, Electric Boulevard: A man called to report a passenger in a car pointed a gun at him as the car passed the car on Aug. 15. Police could not locate the suspected vehicle.
Senior citizens named Lorain County Fair king, queen
The crowning of a fair king and queen isn't reserved only for the younger generation.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Avon Lake deer control ordinance takes effect
AVON LAKE - The city's municipal deer control permit ordinance officially takes effect today, although it will still take some time before landowners can apply for one.