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Woman Punches Officer in the Face During Courtroom Kerfuffle
A woman facing a stint in jail for misdemeanor charges is looking at a much more serious charge after allegedly attacking a courtroom officer in Lakewood Municipal Court on Monday.
Wed May 22, 2013
Lakewood Considers $300,000 for 'Lakefront Improvement' Plan
The city of Lakewood is looking to spend $300,000 on "lakefront improvements" at Lakewood Park .
How Much Are Homes Selling For in Lakewood?
During the month of April, there were 125 properties sold or transferred in Lakewood.
'Rewarding Rides' Helping Others, One Mile at a Time
When it comes to helping others, some people pitch in at hot meals. Some just write a check.
Mon May 20, 2013
Angelo's Plays Hero Role; New Grocery Stores; and Legal Drama in Clifton Park
Did you miss anything around town during the past week? Here's your opportunity to get caught up.
Two Large Fires in Lakewood Keep Firefighters Busy
While two large fires in one night isn't an unprecedented occurrence, it certainly isn't typical either, said Lakewood Fire Chief Scott Gilman.
Lakewood-Rocky River Joint Veterans Council sets Memorial Day parade and ceremony for May 27
Hundreds of veterans, dignitaries, service groups and public safety workers are expected to participate in the Memorial Day parade and ceremony May 27 hosted by the Lakewood and Rocky River Joint Veterans Council.
Westlake Novelist Eyeing Publication Prize for Children's Novel
An aspiring Westlake author has found himself on a short list of finalists in a children's book contest and you can help him get his first novel published.
Sun May 19, 2013
Fire at Cynwyd Apartments in Lakewood closes part of Clifton Boulevard
The ea stbound lanes of Cl ifton Boulevard between Cove and B each avenues in Lakewood were c losed Sa turday night d ue to a fire at the Cynw yd Apartments.
Sat May 18, 2013
Levy support appreciated by Lakewood school board president: Letter to Editor
On behalf of the Lakewood school board, I would like to thank Lakewoodites for once again showing that our city values public education and understands the connection between strong schools and a strong community by passing our operating levy.
Beck Fest, spring concerts highlight weekend events in Lakewood
The second annual Bike for Beck event takes place at 8 a.m. May 19. Registration is $40, which includes a special T-shirt and rider packet.
Trimming improves sightline at Lakewood intersection: Road Rant
State crews trimmed overgrown brush that created a blind spot at the intersection of Alger Road and Lakewood Heights Boulevard near an Interstate 90 entrance.
Fri May 17, 2013
Festivals around town this weekend: Share your photos
The Fourth Annual Asian Festival takes place Saturday and Sunday on Payne Ave. between E. 30th St & E. 27th St, This weekend marks Northeast Ohio's unofficial kickoff to the festival season , and there's a boatload of happenings around town to choose from, from the Asian Festival, the Hessler Street Fair, HorseFest 2013 and more including many high ... (more)
Area music lovers can still catch Berea 'stars' each week: Around the Town
Keyboardist Eric Elliott and crooner Jimmy Armstrong , both of Berea, gained national attention in 1986, when they appeared on "Star Search," a national musical competition hosted by Ed McMahon of "Tonight Show" fame.
Thu May 16, 2013
Where celebrities go for Cleveland nightlife; share your sightings
Kevin Costner films a scene for "Draft Day" in Shaker Heights Tuesday. Last weekend, he ventured to Vosh, in Lakewood.
Next MedWorks free clinic to provide general health care on June 8: The Frugal Patient
The next MedWorks free clinic, this one co-hosted by North Coast Health Ministry, will provide basic care and allow patients to sign up for colonoscopies, mammograms and other services that will be provided at a later date.
Bike for Beck, Beck Fest celebrations will ride in on May 19: Lakewood Postings
Spring is here and it's great bike-riding weather, so get out your helmet, decorate your bike and head over to Beck Center for the Arts for the second annual Bike for Beck event on May 19.
Hens in Lakewood proposal could go to City Council in early June
A group that wants to legalize and regulate hen-keeping in the city is set to deliver its proposal to officials at a council meeting in June.
Local girls high school rugby teams headed for national tournament in Wisconsin
Three local high school girls rugby teams will compete in the National High School Rugby Girls Championships on May 18-19 in Racine, Wis.
Wed May 15, 2013
Indian, Nepalese Grocery Store Opens on Madison Avenue
Tara Sharma is well aware that Lakewood's Asian population is growing by leaps and bounds.