County health district slowly moves toward complete coverage of Avon Lake

December 9th, 2016 by nicolehennessy

Avon Lake

By Nicole Hennessy

The city of Avon Lake is weeks away from officially joining the Lorain County General Health District.

The transition will come Jan. 1, 2017.

After months of lively debate ahead of Avon Lake City Council approving the measure back in May 2016, the debate has died down and, already, services have begun to come through the county.

Avon Lake, which had been contracting through the …Read More



R.J. says convenience of Westlake appeals to him; talks about the best he’s faced

November 28th, 2016 by mfitzpatrick


By Michael Fitzpatrick

Veteran Cleveland Cavaliers forward Richard Jefferson maintains an in-season residence in Westlake. He chose to live there in part because of its easy access to downtown and Quicken Loans Arena.

Don’t expect to see the 16-year pro out and about town. He said the team feeds him so well at the training facility and at the arena he rarely ventures out to eat. He …Read More