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Avon Police Department and Avon Local Schools receive grant to hire School Resource Officers
No one, at any time, has the right to threaten the security of the students and staff in the schools.
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Fri Apr 18, 2014
Can Kindle Light Your Fire? Bard of Avon Needs to Know
Are you a "Techie-wreckie?" Have you always suspected "Kindle" was something your neighbor - who you're convinced is a pyromaniac - does when he gets the itch to torch something? Or, perhaps you'd always assumed "megabytes" was in reference to what patrons take from an all-you-can-eat buffet? Sounds like you've got - among other, more serious ... (more)
H.S. Track: Avon sweeps boys and girls titles at LCAAA Invitational
EATON TWP. - Avon High cruised to a sweep Thursday at the Lorain County Athletic Administrators Association Invitational.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Avon High School Electric Orchestra rocks
If the typical classical orchestral music program puts you to sleep, Jesse Martin has just the thing for you: AEO, or the Avon Electric Orchestra.
Resident complains of racial profiling: Avon police blotter
Suspicious person, Quail Hollow: A woman called to report a Hispanic man walking with a ski pole and wearing all black clothes on April 11. Police located the man who said he lived in the community and was out for a walk.
Terri Occhionero, activities director at an Avon skilled nursing facility: Five Questions
A: As a certified activity director in a nursing facility I plan a well-rounded, individualized program of meaningful activities for the residents to participate in on a daily basis.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Edith M. Temkiewicz
Edith M. Temkiewicz, 83, entered into rest Monday, April 14, 2014. She was born August 16, 1930 in Indianapolis, Indiana and lived in Avon for 55 years coming from Lorain.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Easter egg show grows to 2,000 eggs The Easter Egg Show has grown...
"We were surprised how they can be made, from the tiniest to the ostrich egg," said Charlene Cihy of North Olmsted.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Alert: Area road closings, delays announced
ASHLAND COUNTY State Route 58 - ***NEW*** SR 58, between Township Road 673 and County Road 601, is closed for a culvert replacement.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
The Bard of Avon: "The pressure is finally off; Tammy's got your back!"
AVON, Ohio It's time for "true confessions," folks. I have to admit to - as of late -- becoming very concerned about the prospect of representing Avon in the upcoming Home Run for the Homeless 5k run without a runner from Avon.
Avon Garden Club hosts a bicentennial tea
The Bicentennial Tea will take place at Avon Isle. Basket raffles, door prizes, and a speaker are planned.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Three people arrested following bar fight: Westlake police blotter
Bar fight, Crocker Park Boulevard: At 11:49 p.m. April 2, three people were arrested after they were kicked out of a Westlake bar for fighting.
Avon man accused of making bomb threat before a bank robbery faces federal charges
An Avon man accused of making a bomb threat toward Elyria High School prior to a bank robbery was indicted on federal charges Thursday.
Avon man indicted on federal charges in bank robberies, bomb threat
An Avon man has been indicted in federal court on charges he robbed two Lorain County banks, including one incident when he allegedly called in a fake bomb threat to Elyria High School before the robbery.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
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Avon youth reaches goal to collect soup for the hungry
He has a week to go, but Liam McCarthy has already exceeded his goal of collecting more than 1,000 cans of soup to donate to Harvest for Hunger.
High school softball: Ashlee Dahman homers, hits three doubles and...
AMHERST - It hasn't been a long career, but Amherst's Ashlee Dahman nevertheless had a career day Tuesday.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
'Home run for homeless' walk/run event to raise money for Lorain County shelter
To raise money for its homeless shelter in Lorain County, Neighborhood Alliance is once again hosting its "Home Run for the Homeless" event on Saturday, April 26, at All Pro Freight Stadium, 2009 Baseball Blvd., Avon.
Avon hires economic development coordinator
The city of Avon has created a new position of economic development coordinator and hired someone to take the job May 5. Pam Fechter, of Avon Lake, was hired over more than two dozen applicants.